katgirl70

Location: 92677 - Laguna Niguel, CA
Member since 5/7/2014

Activity

  • 5 total posts
  • 2 reviews
  • 3 comments

Reviews & Stories

Not Too Young

I always knew I would eventually want a facelift but it was something I said I would do in my 60s or 70s. I'm 45 years old - my neck and jowls were getting worse every year and the more weight I lost, the worse they became. I decided maybe I needed to start looking into doing a lower facelift sooner than later - I'm so happy I did - and I'm so happy I had Dr. Sadati perform the procedure. He... READ MORE

Alar Reduction Surgery - Newport Beach, CA

Over the years, I've had a number of previous rhinoplasties - none that have left me feeling happy with my nose. I have very strong facial muscles which pulled the sides of my nose upward, causing the tip to appear as though its drooping (when in fact, it really wasn't). After talking with Dr Sajjadian, he suggested we address the muscles surrounding the nose, as opposed to chopping at the... READ MORE

Recent comments from katgirl70

I was given a few sedatives once I got there and when I was completely relaxed he injected me with lidocaine. The lidocaine works pretty quickly so once he briefly injected the initial areas, he came back to numb it up with more since... READ COMMENT

I'm lucky to have very fair skin and stay out of the sun so my scars faded pretty well. I used the scar cream they recommended (I can't remember the name) along with hydrocortisone cream for itching -- when the scar cream was empty, I... READ COMMENT

Thanks. Recovery wasnt that bad - thankfully I work from home so didn't have to leave the house much. A little makeup and a scarf around my neck was enough to get me to the store after about a week. Arnica helps a LOT. READ COMMENT