Location: Atlanta, GA
Member since 4/14/2008


  • 7 total posts
  • 4 reviews

Reviews & Stories

I had the eyelid surgery - LOVE IT! - Atlanta, GA

I had the eyelid surgery aka blepharoplasty or eye lift. Oh you don't know how happy this procedure can make you until you do it. I had a general anesthetic, although most people do it in the doctor's office and save about a grand. A word of caution... be careful about who you choose to do it for you. It is better to pay more than be sorry afterward. The next day the swelling is at its worst... READ MORE

Dermabrasion Worked

I can't remember the exact cost since it was so long ago (1880's), plus some of the fee is outpatient facility and anesthesia. I had a general anesthetic so of course I didn't feel anything. I don't remember pain afterward, I don't even remember if I had pain pills afterward, but probably did. I was raw afterward. I took two weeks off work to heal. The scabbing was off between 7 - 10 days.... READ MORE

Makes Skin Feel Good, Doesn't Do Anything else

I bought a series of microdermabrasion treatments. They give a package deal off the $125 with a series. My skin felt good after each one. It exfoliates well, but that is all it does. It is not a deep enough treatment to improve acne scars or help fine lines & wrinkles. There are plenty of at home products that will exfoliate the same layer of dead skin cells off. Their selling pitch is that... READ MORE

I hoped it would help tighten & firm skin - Waste of Money - Atlanta, GA

I had thermage treatments on my face and lower abdomen. I hoped it would help tighten & firm skin, and reduce fine lines and wrinkles. It did not help. I am sorry I wasted the money. I am grateful for this site because we can read about other's experiences before making a decision. Wish I had found this site before I paid for thermage. They do not refund your money if it doesn't work. Every... READ MORE

Recent comments from bets

I believe this is the only site that mentions skin yeast infections after permanent makeup on lips. After my permanent makeup lip procedure, my lips hurt like they were on fire. The healing was very slow. For weeks my lips got little... READ COMMENT

After reading the comments about the discomfort of the procedure, I think I will look around for a doctor that offers sedation to not feel pain. I want a good deep treatment to get the most for my time and money. I had dermabrasion back... READ COMMENT