Member since 8/4/2013


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Reviews & Stories

Vitrase Swelling - West Palm Beach, FL

I have received 2 full syringes full of vitrase to help reduce juviderm from my cheeks and sides of my mouth. it did not reduce it to the extent that I would like but I will not go back for more. I have experienced very bad swelling in those specific areas from the vitrase. it has been over a month and every time I am out in the sun or take any type of inflamation pill , such as Aleve, I get... READ MORE

Juviderm Ugliness - West Palm Beach, FL

I have to say Juviderm can be a very nice thing as long as the doctor injecting knows how to place it. I was left with a crooked smile and bulges that did not belong. Hyaluranidase did not work as well as expected after a few attempts to reduce the fill. It has been a very long 2 months and I still have 4-6 months worth of walking around disfigured. If you get it, definitely watch where the... READ MORE

Questions from melmiegs

What can I do to help eliminate Vitrase from my body?

I think I have had too much vitrase inserted to reduce my juviderm effect. I have much swelling at times and hot flashes and chills and it has been almost 2 months since I have... READ MORE

Discussions started by melmiegs

WHY do doctors think more is better when it is not?

I had 1 vial of Juviderm inserted into the frown lines and nasolabial areas twice within  2 years. It was just the right amount. On the 3rd time around, my doctor decided... READ MORE

Recent comments from melmiegs

Sounds like they may have gone too deep with the product READ COMMENT

Going to see dermatologist this week as I am very fearful the Vitrase might be burning up my own collagen. I had quite a bit put in. I really hope there is some kind of remedy to stop the burning and tingling and swelling sensations. It... READ COMMENT

I had what the first doctor called Hyaluranidase first with no problem at all. Another doctor injected Vitrase for reason too complicated to explain, gave different rection and actual side effects. I am still having sweaty hot and cold... READ COMMENT

Your welcome. I would definitely stay away from the vitrase under the eyes being that the area is so small and delicate, but at the same time I would try hyaluranidase because being unhappy for 1-2 years will be brutal. It has been 4... READ COMMENT

I have found out that there are different types of Vitrase/Hyaluranidase. I did not have a reaction at all to what I was told was hyaluranidase. it actually dissolved some of the Juviderm above my mouth and in the cheek area , but... READ COMMENT