Pinkonlypink

Location: Los Angeles, CA
Member since 7/18/2013

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  • 6 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 2 comments
  • 3 questions

Reviews & Stories

Septo Rhinoplasty Dorsal & Alar Support: Rib Graft, Scalp Fascia - Los Angeles, CA

I have a preforated septum with a hole too large to repair. I noticed that my nose felt a lot softer, my nostrils collapsed when I inhaled and I had a slight saddleback deformity. My plastic surgeon was also a otolaryngologist and described the procedures to me clearly. My biggest concern was that my nose would look different - I like my small nose and couldn't imagine adding grafts without... READ MORE

Questions from Pinkonlypink

Is there sunscreen that truly blocks UVA and UVB? Would zinc oxide ointment work?

If it is daytime then I am thoroughly coated in SPF 60+ zinc/titanium dioxide sunscreen. I reapply it 3 - 4 times every day. I wear sunglasses and a hat even if it's cloudy or... READ MORE

Do my post-Botox weird cheeks look like Angiodema? I had 50 units of botox for crows feet and between my brows Monday. (photo)

Daily progression: M: face felt tight; T: cheeks full, face feels sunburned; W: cheeks more full & tingly with pink apples; TH: sides of face tingle and feel full... READ MORE

Is Juvederm Ultra XC, Ultra Plus XC , Restylane Silk, Volbella or other lip filler more or less likely to cause a reaction?

And are there characteristics, lifestyles or preexisting conditions that make a patient more likely to have a reaction to a lip filler? I am looking for a subtle lip filler:... READ MORE

Recent comments from Pinkonlypink

I wrote at about 2 months after surgery "Because I had so little cartilage in my nose, it was pretty flimsy and "light", so it's very strange to have a hard nose. It feels heavy and doesn't seem like it's part of me, as if someone put a... READ COMMENT

I searched EVERYWHERE for pics and found nada. They aren't pleasant, but at least people get an idea of what they're in for. Take your painkillers at 5 hours. (see my 1st post) Honestly, best advice I ever got! Don't forget, it will... READ COMMENT