Location: HKG
Member since 2/26/2010


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Questions from PhoenixRising

Is It Possible To Have Ultherapy on Nose & Upper Lip? In Not, Why?

My upper lip has lengthened considerably as I've aged - so much so that it has changed my smile. This has been upsetting for me. As I have a dark olive complexion &... READ MORE

Severe Facial Edema After Botox, How can this be Treated?

I had Botox on my frown & above my eyebrows 5 days ago. Since then, I have experienced facial edema, but most severely in my lower cheek area (think Marlon Brando in the... READ MORE

Are lumps, dimpling, irregular contours, fat necrosis and other such complications more likely after 2nd or 3rd BBL?

My 1st BBL was VERY disappointing, but the lipo involved was a disaster. I was very fortunate & found an amazing surgeon who revised & corrected many of the lumps & uneveness... READ MORE

Off the wall question, but is it better to have toned, sculpted muscle prior to revision lipo, or more of a 'fleshy' body?

It's interesting to note how irregular lumps (where too little was lipo-ed) from previous lipo appear when I've been working out hard at the gym vs. when I've taken a month or... READ MORE

Rhinoplasty altered my smile. What can be done to restore it?

It is possible (and quite probable) that the surgeon who performed my rhinoplasty - 4 years ago - cut my depressor sept nasi muscle. I have also found that my frenulum (Labii... READ MORE

Multiple Thread Lifts created scar tissue to 'hold' the skin up, but the underlying layer still droops! Can I have a facelift?

I've had multiple procedures (thread lifts), but the results are so short-lived - it's frustrating! The scar tissue created under the skin has had the affect of 'propping' my... READ MORE

Recent comments from PhoenixRising

Your results are beautiful! Thanks for sharing them. I have a question about something you wrote about Dr. Hilinski: "I believe his incision technique is better for my skin type." Can you please say more about that? Is it that... READ COMMENT

How well timed it was to come across your review, given that I've been wondering about how prior threads would affect a facelift. Thanks for sharing! Do you know what type of threads were used? READ COMMENT

Just. WOW! I'm so happy for you! READ COMMENT

I second fresh me's question (great one, btw) - how does fluid build up after a year? I guess we're curious to know as we believe - rightly or wrongly - that once we're past the recovery stage, it's all clear sailing from that point on... READ COMMENT

Hey, there - I'm so sorry you're going through this struggle, and I appreciate you sharing your story. I've had Cellfina too, and I'm not entirely sure it's all that it's cracked up to be. Have you spoken with your doctor? What has... READ COMMENT