Location: Canada
Member since 11/15/2012


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Questions from Cath2012

Hair loss and anti DHT (Dihydrotestosterone)?

I have been diagnosed with telogen effluvium and I am losing considerable amount of hair. Can anti DHT (Dihydrotestosterone) shampoos help stop the hair loss? If not, is there... READ MORE

Blepharoplasty & Cataract Surgery

Can an upper blepharoplasty be combined with a cataract surgery by having them done simultaneously? READ MORE

Can Fraxel Dual melt fillers?

Can Fraxel Dual melt fillers like Juvederm and Restylane? READ MORE

Can IPL become ineffective for hyperpigmentation?

I had an IPL session 3 weeks ago at a new clinic. It was the first one over the last 12 months. I wanted to get rid of brown spots in my face. Usually, the brown spots go... READ MORE

Is it safe to combine Juvederm and Restylane in the same area?

Is there any risk in having both Juvederm and Restylane injected in the same area? There would only be a few weeks between the injections of Juvederm and the Restylane fillers. READ MORE

Can I develop Botox intolerance by having injections in different areas less than 3 months apart?

For years, I have been getting Botox injections (100 cc) every 3 months. Will I risk developing Botox tolerance by having Botox injections (additional 50 cc) in a different... READ MORE

Discussions started by Cath2012

Looking for a dermatologist experienced with TCA Peel in Montreal, Canada

After trying numerous sessions of IPL, microdermabrasion, YAG, CO2, fraxel laser, etc., I am looking at the possibility of having a TCA peel to remove my stubborn light brown... READ MORE

Recent comments from Cath2012

The bumps are not normal after 1 week. From the pictures you posted, it looks like bumps of Juvederm, as if the product had not been injected evenly everywhere. It would explain why it is not going away after a week and the fact that... READ COMMENT

Thanks for your great tips and information! I have searched for the Caudalie brightener on Is it the Vinoperfect Radiance Serum? I have tried many brighteners over the years (like Murad and other brands) and was not... READ COMMENT

Thanks so much for your answer Jeanne! Your feedbacks definitely helped. I have just ordered the TCA peel online and now need to figure out when to do with my work schedule. I am looking forward to it and finally getting rid of my... READ COMMENT

Hi, I am really considering doing a TCA peel to get rid of stubburn brown apots. I am considering trying 15%. Can you possibly let me know how long did it take to start peeling and how long is the downtime? Thanks for sharing your... READ COMMENT

Looking at your pictures and reading your story, it seems like you have had another type of laser treatment, such as CO2, YAG, or else. Again, by reading your explanation and looking at your pictures, it does not look familiar in any... READ COMMENT