cveroleyva

Location: Atlanta
Member since 2/28/2011

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  • 29 total posts
  • 2 reviews
  • 184 comments
  • 7 questions

Reviews by cveroleyva

Very Comfortable Experience, Now Have Permanent Damage.. - New York, NY

Let me put this out there, I made it to 3 out of 4 ipl sessions. It was a very comfortable experience, no stinging, no burns, no rubber band snapping sensations, the office was great. Explained worse case scenario it may not work, best case scenario skin will look great. I browned on my sun... READ MORE

Juvaderm to Correct Ipl Associated Fat Loss - Atlanta, GA

I just had juvaderm today, it's my first time ever using any type of filler. My doctor injected about 12 injections on the right side, and about 8 on the left. The results were subtle, but immediate, and it corrected an indent on both cheeks under the cheekbones. I was told that I will swell... READ MORE

Questions from cveroleyva

Is IPL with RF Powerful Enough to Melt Fat?

The more research I do on IPL, the more I see doctors that post and promote their practice stating the ipl does melt fat and can tighten skin. I see all doctors here on this... READ MORE

If IPL Causes Collagen to Shrink, is New Collagen Built Around It Always Uniform or Can New Collagen Be Uneven?

If ipl causes collagen to shrink, and allow new collagen to be built around it, isn't shrinking collagen a negative for the skin? How can the recovery be uniform? Is that... READ MORE

IPL, Facial and Extractions in the Same Session?

Or can this cause scarring? Noticing many practitioners at medspas will do both at the same session. READ MORE

Patients w/ Long-Term Effects of Laser Treatments - Your Experience?

How often doctors on this board experience patients coming back to them after one year out from their post laser treatment showing textural changes, fat loss, dry skin? I'm... READ MORE

Chances of Increased IPL Scarring if Not Enough Gel is Used?

I've been reading that if providers do not use enough gel when treating patients with ipl, this can increase etchmark scarring. What does this gel do? Do providers disclose... READ MORE

Do Cosmetic Lasers Penetrate Through the Dermis? Isn't This Where Second Degree Burns Occur?

I'm reading that lasers don't go that deep, yet sebaceous glands, hair follicles, etc...are located in the dermis level. According to burn centers, heat generated that... READ MORE

Recent comments from cveroleyva

Ha! lololol, who knows. but compared to what liked before the damage, i dont see how a face lift couldnt help...but im only 37 now, so im going to wait till i hit 40 and think about it. READ COMMENT

For me it only helped with pigment, but thats what my dr and me agreed to because of my skin tone. any deeper could do me harm and lead me to more scarring. for you it might be different depending on skin tone, age, etc. READ COMMENT

Hi, not full face tca peels because of my skin tone. my dr didnt think it would be wise because i could scar more easily. he had me go with jessners, and my peels were not medium, they were a bit less concentrated, and with that the... READ COMMENT

Hi, no, i cant go in the sun without feeling like my face is on fire. its terrible:/. i tried a conservative amount of juvaderm once post ipl, and when it wore off i guess i didnt remember what i looked like before? lol....it felt like... READ COMMENT

Holy cow, i was just catching up on reviews and i saw your post. not that i want one yet...lol... but u look amazing and natural!!!!! its nice to know there are some truly skilled doctors left! READ COMMENT