Location: Walnut Creek, CA
Member since 11/5/2009


  • 45 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 2 questions

Reviews & Stories

Ultherapy - Walnut Creek, CA

I am turning 50 in a couple of months and wanted to have a little lift to my jowl area so I thought Ultherapy would be a good option for me since I don't think I'm ready for a lower face lift yet. My friend had it done and I went with her. She got about 24 shots of lidocane in her face as well as a vicodin and xanax to help with the pain. She got immediate results and was very... READ MORE

Questions from Misslpc1

Lidocaine, does it lessen the effects?

Hi, I want to have a third Ultherpy treatment but I need lidocaine shots to get through it. I've since heard the shots lesson the effectiveness of the treatment. Since it's so... READ MORE

What is the best filler for lips? Last time I had my lips filled, they were swollen for two days. Is this an allergic reaction?

I want a natural result, not a stuck in the pool drain look. I want to keep the lips I have before they disappear with age. Also, the last time I had my lips filled they got... READ MORE

Recent comments from Misslpc1

I recently went the surgery route and I'm happy with it. It cost a lot but I found a good surgeon and the results are much better than anything that is not surgical. Do your research and save up for a good lower face lift and neck... READ COMMENT

Thank you. The procedure went really well, I'm just having a hard time living with the bandage around my head all the time. I can't wait to get the stitches out and to wash my hair as well. How many days did you wear you bandage? READ COMMENT

I am having my procedure in two days...do you have any advice for me? Things you wish you had done or ways the healing was made easier? READ COMMENT

Unfortunately all cosmetic procedures come with a risk. I was especially careful with the doctor I chose and had very realistic expectations. I was also a good candidate in terms of my age and the fullness of my face. Ultherapy is... READ COMMENT

JRwiller, sadly, my doctor who did all my Disport and fillers died last month. His name was Dr. Joseph Basile. I'm very sad for his loss. READ COMMENT