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Reviews & Stories

Neck Lipo - 35 and started to get a fat pad under my chin - Los Angeles, CA

Okay, I am almost three weeks post-op from a corset platysmaplasty and submental lipectomy (removal of fat under my chin). I am having a hard time with my recovery and am looking for any way to connect with anyone who may also have some experience and can comment on whether what I am going through is normal, or not. I haven't decided if this was "worth it" or not, yet, as I am not sure if... READ MORE

Questions from Necky

Bumpy Lump Under the Chin After Lipectomy with Platysmaplasty?

I had a submental lipectomy and platysmaplasty two weeks ago. Healing was great until a few days ago; I now have a swollen, hard, bumpy lump right under my incision. I am... READ MORE

Does Thick Scar Tissue on Neck After Platysmaplasty and Submental Lipectomy Go Away on It's Own?

I am 2.5 weeks post-op on a platysmaplasty with submental lipectomy. The first 1.5 weeks everything looked great! At that point, very thick, unsightly scar tissue began to form... READ MORE

Does Venus Freeze Help with Scar Tissue and Scars?

I recently had a submental fat removal with platysmaplasty 5 weeks ago. I have some residual bumpiness and lumpiness under my chin. My dermatologist suggests I do Venus Freeze... READ MORE

Recent comments from Necky

I had this same procedure - shockingly, this is normal. Do not panic. At around month 6-7 your neck will finally start looking normal again. I know that's not what you want to hear, but it's true. I am at 10 months post op and I don't... READ COMMENT

I believe so. I have it my cheeks and it works great there! I think it can be used anywhere that Perlane and Restalyne can be used, so cheeks and naso-labial folds, marionette lines. READ COMMENT

Fillers do work - and if you pay a few hundred more for Sculptra, it will last two years. That's not such a bad deal - about 1500 dollars for two years. Not that 1500 is nothing. But restalyne and perlane are about 5-700 per syringe and... READ COMMENT

Well, they changed the system so I can't edit anything in there, otherwise I would. READ COMMENT