Member since 11/12/2013


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Reviews & Stories

i have nerve damage and it hurts! - Los Angeles, CA

I wanted to have an non-invasive procedure done to help with the wrinkles around my mouth and lips. No one warned me about the potential for nerve damage to my face and neck. It is now 4 weeks since I had the procedure. This is what occurred after I had the procedure. The day after the procedure I woke up with my mouth extremely twisted to the left. I had trouble drinking since my lips... READ MORE

Questions from disappointed1

I had Ulthera a little over 4 weeks ago and have Neuropraxia. Would steroids speed up my recovery?

I, obviously, had a bad reaction to my Ultherapy. My doctor has left it up to my discretion as to whether to prescribe steroids for me. It is now 4 weeks after the procedure... READ MORE

Recent comments from disappointed1

I felt improvements beginning in the 3rd month -- the facial problem (drooling and having the edge of my mouth curve upward went away after 2 months. Good luck for a speedier recovery! READ COMMENT

I told a Medrol Dose Pack (steriods). I can't say whether or not it helped. I really know how awful it is so know it WILL subside. But shame on Ulthera for not taking any responsibility or notifying doctors of this problem. READ COMMENT

Well I am finally almost back to normal after 6 months. Still a tiny bit numb around the jawline, but I tell everyone I meet in the plastic surgery field what it did to me to warn others! It was alot of money for NOTHING -- as there... READ COMMENT

I, also, had the same problem with my face drooping and the edge of my mouth curling upward. I am still numb after almost 3 months and my lisping and pain in my face has subsided 90%. I, also had plateaus in the healing process. What... READ COMMENT

I, too, had an awful experience. My neck is still numb and it has been 3 months! I had severe nerve damage, but, of course, my doctor claims it will go away. BULL. If someone starts a lawsuit against ulthera, please post so we can... READ COMMENT