Member since 5/1/2008


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Reviews & Stories

70 Yrs. Old! - Mt. Pleasant, SC

Always been a "beauty improvement" person. First time using Restylane Lyft. Went for Voluma but there was a special for the Restylane: buy 2 vials, get one free! Was told the jury is still out on how long Voluma works, and it was $850/vial, so I said, "What the heck, let's go with the Restylane and see what happens." It was an immediate improvement as my checks were sagging & the "puppet... READ MORE

Best Dermatologist Here - Mount Pleasant, SC

I've been going to Dr. Germain for over 15 yrs. She is personable, her staff wonderful and her reputation is noteworthy. Wouldn't go to anyone else. She is the best in her field and the "Best of Charleston" dermatologist every year. I have recommended her to friends and they agree with my feelings. READ MORE

Still Waiting for It to Kick in - Charleston, SC

Had one vial around the nasil folds. Went back a month later for my cheek area and more around my month. Absolutely no results! Still waiting for it to kick in and I can look like they said I will. It claims to "help grow collegen"....tick, tock. Thank you all for your responses. I had a facelift 3 years ago and cheek implants. Like everything, it is on the wane, so that... READ MORE


First time I had a filler done for folds from my nose down to lips.  Thought it was painful, but I hate needles........ Did not have any measureable results..........just a slight "thickening" at the sides of my nostrils.  Folds still there. Went back to show doctor....she said, "Well, you really need Juvederm because Evolence  won't 'lift your folds... READ MORE

Questions from MAMAMIA

Is Hydrelle (Formerly Elevess) Safe?

My PS is tooting hydrelle for winkle fillings. Hydrelle used to be called Elevess, right? I read some scary info. about people having serious allegy reactions and needing... READ MORE

What Should I Do When 2 Radiesse Injections in 2 Months Had No Results?

I had one vial injected of Radiesse into my nasal folds, and cheek area. Was told to come back in 4 wks. and have another vial injected "to make any corrections".... READ MORE

Recent comments from MAMAMIA

You look 10 yrs. younger! Congrats! READ COMMENT

I was surprised they didn't take pictures of me dermotologist always does. I'm seeing a little bit of "less fullness" already. Not happy. I had 3 vials in cheeks and marionette lines......hope this doesn't go "deep... READ COMMENT

What they "say" will last for a while means nothing. Depends on how you absorb it...sad but true. READ COMMENT

I took a Benedryl and it helped! READ COMMENT