Location: tucson, az
Member since 5/1/2010


  • 7 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 2 questions

Reviews & Stories

NO Initial Results from 1.6 Cc's Artefill in Nasal and Marionette Lines - Did my Treatment Fail? - Tucson, AZ

I had two vials injected 11 days ago. Immediately after, I thought I saw some improvement, even though not optimal. But since the swelling and bruising have subsided, my lines look exactly the same as before. While I expected improvement over time, I also thought there would be at least some initial observable results. Is this normal? Has anyone else had Artefill injected with no results at... READ MORE

Questions from GinnyAZ

How Long Until You See Results from Artefill?

Right after two syringes were injected into n/l and marionette lines, I had visible improvement. But after about a week (bruising, etc. subsided), my face looked exactly the... READ MORE

No Results in Two Tries/4 Vials of Artefill - Why Doesn't It Work for Me?

4 vials injected in n/l and marionette lines - 2 April (nurse, 12 yrs. injectables experience), 2 Oct. (plastic surgeon, different office). After cow collagen gone (11 days and... READ MORE

Recent comments from GinnyAZ

ValRN, I can attest that Artefill does not work at all for some. I had two vials injected in naso-labials and marionette lines in April '10, and two more injected in August '10. To this day I have not seen even a slight improvement. READ COMMENT

You're not the only one who got absolutely no results from Artefill. See my several posts under the Artefill topic for my sad details. READ COMMENT

I'm not blaming the injectionists (I used two, to rule out injector error), so I don't want to give their names and badmouth them unfairly. Apparently the product just doesn't work at all for some people, and it's just my sad luck to be... READ COMMENT

For Bowling Babe: Was there an "in-between" period when the cow collagen had been absorbed but your own collagen had not yet filled in, so that you had NO visible results? I ask because that is what happened to me. I had improvement... READ COMMENT