thatCAgirl

Location: San Diego, CA
Member since 1/18/2009

Activity

  • 5 total posts
  • 4 reviews
  • 12 comments
  • 1 question

Reviews by thatCAgirl

Fraxel II: Before and After

Had one procedure and not sure yet if its worth it yet but my pores are smaller and the swelling has subsided... That said, here is the progression so far. I had the procedure done in Rancho Bernardo ($600) The procedure was administered by a nurse. Procedure was Thursday morning and felt like... READ MORE

Biomedic Peels: Micropeel Vs. LHA

NOTE: I am not recommending that you try this at home. I have had mild (glycolic) to mid-level (salicylic) peels done professionally and now I do them myself at home. The result I was looking for was clearer, smoother skin. SALICYLIC: BioMedic MicroPeel Plus stimulates cell turnover... READ MORE

Permanent Makeup Results - San Diego, CA

I thought a lot about getting permanent makeup. As I got older my natural lip color began to fade and it made my face look all pasty so I was always reaching for the lipstick. As an outdoorsy kind of girl this doesn’t really jive with my lifestyle. I love the color – it actually... READ MORE

VI Peel - Effective for Reducing Sun Damage - San Diego, CA

NOTE: I am not recommending that you try this at home - especially if you have not had peels before. I have had mild (glycolic) to mid-level (salicylic) peels done professionally and now I do them myself at home. The result I was looking for was clearer, smoother skin. My goal is to not... READ MORE

Questions from thatCAgirl

How Can I Prevent Post-Fraxel Breakouts?

I have my second Fraxel treatment tomorrow. Last time I broke out 2 days after. Is there a way to prevent or minimize this? READ MORE

Recent comments from thatCAgirl

She did my lips and upper and lower eye liner. And so soft... My direction was: make it look like i have yesterday's left over makeup. :) Her name is Shelby. READ COMMENT

It was English Rose, but I think it depends on the brand of micropigment. Take a color of lipstick you like. If the artist is good, they can help you choose something natural. They should be able to show you a chart and have the artist... READ COMMENT

They have a range of colors. I took a neutral lipstick I liked and matched it. They can swipe the color on your skin to see if you like it. But it does fade... i personally wouldn't do anything drastic but a neutral pink that's subtle... READ COMMENT

No - but she did a full dental block so I felt nothing. READ COMMENT