Location: Chicago, IL
Member since 12/5/2009


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  • 2 reviews

Reviews & Stories

Rhino-septoplasty Success at 4 Months Post Op

I wanted a rhinoplasty ever since the 4th grade when my nose began to shape to more ethnic proportions of my Italian heritage. Though I have always loved looking Italian, I never liked looking like I had a big nose. So after many years of consideration and researching tons of docs, I finally decided to go for it.I knew I also had a deviated septum and my surgeon was also an ENT. So we decided... READ MORE

Radiesse in Nasolabial Folds - Swelling or Permanent Puffiness?

Pros- I can see no pros right now.Cons- Look horrifying! At least 9 hours later. Can't recognize myself.I did it as I had prominent nasolabial lines and wanted a smoother more youthful appearance. It is my birthday soon and I was treating myself to this procedure so I the way I look could be better fitting with how I feel.I'll update after a few days with new pros and cons and will contact my... READ MORE

Recent comments from BlueEyedGal

Mellowyellow- It takes a couple of weeks for it to completely set in. You will likely still see improvements. It has been 2 weeks since my first experience with Radiesse and the lines have slightly reappeared but still looks so much... READ COMMENT

Don't worry Puffy. I cried too and now they are tears of joy! :) READ COMMENT

Whew! An update is in order here. I was swollen! The results now look really, really good 3 days later. The only negative thing I have to say is that I wish my doctor would have warned me about the swelling. I had no idea that I was... READ COMMENT