yvw

Location: Canada, CA
Member since 5/3/2014

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  • 69 total posts
  • 4 reviews
  • 64 comments
  • 1 question

Reviews & Stories

Treatment Review

50's using fillers for the first time Canada

Juvederm

31 Mar 2017, Updated 27 days ago

The follow-up appointment went well. The doctor listened and heard what I had to say and gave me his opinion from a medical standpoint. Relieved to be with someone who is honest and does not push unwanted procedures. READ MORE

50.s Profractional Laser, Eye Area, Canada. Burlington, ON

Nervous, Getting ready to have a Pro-fractional treatment done to the eye area and below the nose area above the lip. Concentrating on the left eye are for some reason has more wrinkles then the right eye area. Not sure why. This would be my first time using a Pro-fractional laser. I have had an Erbium laser done in the same area almost 2 years ago. I was very happy with the results of the... READ MORE

After C-section, 2 Children, Time for Mom Tummy Tuck - Burlington, ON

I was really happy with the results of my Tummy Tuck. The c-section cut had caused a bad odour (odor) that now was completely gone. My size dropped 4 sizes after the procedure. The experienced surgeon produced a fine line (scar) that is turning white with time. It took me about 1 month and a half to feel well enough to lift light objects and stand totally straight. I had this done in my late... READ MORE

Lower Eyelit Resurfacing, CO2 Canada

I did this because of my age. I am 50 years old. I thought I would try the laser instead of using botox or fillers to see if it works. I have never used botox, or fillers. I thought I would start with a small area of my face to see how it works with my skin. This is my first laser treatment. I had only local anesthesia. They numbed my eye area at least 30 minutes before. Gave me one valium... READ MORE

Questions from yvw

Will I need Tylenol 3's for pain after a pro-fractional treatment?

Do I need Tylenol 3's for pain after a pro-fractional treatment or are regular Tylenol enough? READ MORE

Recent comments from yvw

Microcannula technique READ COMMENT

I am sorry this happened to you. They say the provider or tech is everything. So when it comes to laser you have to be very careful. It is hard to know who to trust out there. I started with a small area and took a risk that worked out.... READ COMMENT

You look great,I had the ablative CO2 laser done around my eye area as well a few years ago. You are right it is hard to find someone to do it. Everyone is into the laser that has no pain and no gain. I really liked the results. READ COMMENT

I am sorry this happened to you. Glad we can share information on RealSelf. Everything worked out okay for me. But this laser treatment is very aggressive. So I am going to only do it 1 time in the eye area. I was told by the doc not to... READ COMMENT