Member since 10/26/2013


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Reviews & Stories

Facelift Advice From Eleven Days Out - Washington, DC

I am a 57-year-old, 112 lbs/5'5" in good health and I run (before the surgery) 2 miles most mornings and do a small bit of weight work each night. So I thought the facelift recovery would be fairly smooth, as was my Blepharoplasty two years ago. Specifically, my recent procedure was: Platysmaplasty with Submental Lipectomy and an S-lift. In retrospect I learned some things I'd like to share... READ MORE

Questions from LilEgg

Cutting the suture at neck?

I had a platysmaplasty and S-lift 15 days ago. The swelling is gone but my left ear and both sides of my face are numb, and I'm left with an extremely tight feeling across my... READ MORE

Recent comments from LilEgg

That is almost four weeks so you will probably be fine to travel. The upper eyelid work I had done a while back left some noticeable black-and-blue for about 3 weeks. I'm 3 weeks out from the neck/face lift and there is little visible... READ COMMENT

Yes, thanks Renaissancelady46, I am always sleeping head elevated in a zero gravity recliner. READ COMMENT

I stopped running. [I only wish it would have loosened something! ;-) ] READ COMMENT

Hello grace60. That was his total fee. During pre-surgery consultation I did not ask detailed questions. He did a quick photo-markup to show the expected change in profile. My new profile is a considerably more dramatic change. The... READ COMMENT

Many thanks, Renaissancelady46. I will definitely try the lymphatic drainage and your idea about not moving fingertips across the skin. Great suggestions! And thanks for the comment on how I'm looking. I might also try using a... READ COMMENT