LEARN, SHOP & CHAT ABOUT PLASTIC SURGERY, BEAUTY AND ANTI-AGING
You're here: Home > Message Boards > Non-Surgical Cosmetic Procedures & Treatments > Non-Surgical Cosmetic Procedures

Plastic Surgery, Beauty, Skin Care Message Boards & Blogs

Our message boards are for all of us who want to talk, listen, share, and support fellow women and men interested in discussing plastic surgery, beauty treatments, pregnancy, gynecological concerns, aging, and various health conditions. You can read messages without logging in. To post a message, please log in or register. It's free...and being a member gives you access to important information. By using the Message Boards, you agree to the Message Boards Policies.

SUBSCRIBE: Sign up to get newsletter with weekly popular topics discussed on the boards  
 

thermage

Chat about all the new and established non-surgical cosmetic treatments and procedures

thermage

Postby wasted$ » Thu Jul 31, 2008 5:53 pm

I just spent 3 hours and $3000 having thermage done. I am so disappointed with the results so far. I look the same even though I was told I would see immediate results. I am hoping that as the days go by I will start seeing the results. My queston is how long if there are side affects do they appear? What should I be looking for? I am thinking what a waste of good money, I should have spent it on the "Life style lift". At this point unless there is alot more improvement I would advise against have thermage done.
wasted$
 
Posts: 1
Joined: Thu Jul 31, 2008 5:39 pm



Postby lollipop » Fri Aug 08, 2008 6:23 am

The general feeling on this board I think is that it is basically a ripoff. Realself.com is being sued by thermage for all the bad postings on it. Dont do the lifestylelift. A lot of those drs that do it are not board certified and they only make 800 for doing it. Go to the facelift board at the top they have a pro and against the lifestyle lift.(they had to separate it because it is such a heated topic) Also there are postings on realself.com.
lollipop
 
Posts: 1257
Joined: Thu Jun 02, 2005 6:49 pm
Location: san diego area



Postby sued » Mon Aug 11, 2008 12:31 pm

I also wasted money on Thermage, but at least I had no damage that I noticed. I wasted close to 3K as well. There's a lot on the internet about lifestyle lift complaints and lawsuits as well, so I'd stay away from that. I research everything really well before I spend my money and risk my face - I guess I learned my lesson!
sued
 
Posts: 321
Joined: Tue Dec 20, 2005 9:48 am



Postby poodycat503 » Tue Sep 15, 2009 2:46 pm

I had Thermage done to my whole face back in Sept of 2005, but had him concentrate on my jowel areas. I didn't expect to see a change right away, it did make a difference with my jowels not being so pronounced & when I went back into the doctor after 3 mo I think, he took after pics & you could definitely see the change. I knew the effects wouldn't be long term, after 4 yrs I look okay but it wasn't worth that kind of money.

I'm 49 yrs old now. After 4 yrs of aging would I spend $3,000 now to get that same procedure? No I wouldn't, I would consider a less invasive surgical procedure.
User avatar
poodycat503
 
Posts: 67
Joined: Mon Jul 27, 2009 3:52 pm




Return to Non-Surgical Cosmetic Procedures

 

Featured Specialists









Top Cleveland Plastic Surgeon
Look Young Again!
Experienced & Compassionate
www.DrBramKaufman.com

Miami Plastic Surgery
Board Certified Surgeons
Breast Augmentation $2800
coralgablescosmetic.com