Location: San Diego, CA
Member since 12/26/2013


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Reviews & Stories

SMAS Face and Neck Lift with Fat Transfer - La Jolla, CA

Im 57 years old and I didnt hate my face which made this decision especially difficult. I should say I didnt hate my face in the mirror! When I hated it was in photos that I didnt take myself, in the angle that I didnt choose. If it was a pic I didnt take I found that person to be someone I didnt know! My lower face was fat!! No matter how much I would diet and although I was not any heavier... READ MORE

Questions from MamaGun

Is my daughter a good candidate for lap band surgery?

Daughter has dieted before but never lost weight despite following diets to a fault, why?? because she will NOT exercise! She's totally sedentary! I wonder if, even with a lap... READ MORE

Hello, I got a SMAS lift and neck lift with fat transfer to the eye-cheek trough and sides of chin. That was 5 days ago on 3/26.

I am still more swollen than ever! My eyes are completely swollen up! No bruises, just a lot of edema. I am on day 5 of sitting on my duff and I have had enough!! Since the... READ MORE

Must I have general anesthesia for fat transfer or is there an alternative?

I'm 2 months post facelift and fat transfer to eye troughs. I still have some hollowing under my eyes and troughs. My doc says I'd have to go completely under anesthesia for... READ MORE

I would like a little more information about the (temporal) Lateral Brow Lift. How long will it last?

I had the full forehead lift 16 years ago. In the last 5 years, when I relax my forehead, I look angry and skin droops over my lid and my brows are very low even though the... READ MORE

Recent comments from MamaGun

Hello I contacted him today. I have a lot of questions still. I am in California but go to NC regularly. But I wonder...Is he really worth all the trouble? (travel) I am talking with my local surgeon this week and asking his advice... READ COMMENT

This is amazing! I want to show your story to my surgeon! I had a smas but just 2 years later I see laxity in the jaw and neck area. I didnt do my eyes and still dont want to. I just dont think it looks right. I would rather do a... READ COMMENT

Hi Susan, No, I took all my pics down. I wasnt comfortable with leaving them forever. I loved my results at first. But 2 years later..I dont jaw just looks laxed again and my neck looks old again...not like before surgery but... READ COMMENT

Hello, It has been over 6 months for you, has it lasted? I just had it 2 weeks ago! READ COMMENT