Member since 3/10/2014


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Recent comments from jqw3827

I am sorry you had this experience. I, too, was recently burned (though not quite so badly) by a lactic/kojic acid peel, which I'd never had done before. New esthetician. I said my skin was "sensitive" - she "diagnosed" clogged pores... READ COMMENT

Clear & Brilliant leaves me with sandpaper for about a week. I use Skinceuticals post procedure 1 wk. See below. Gentle cleansing with oil followed by generous hydra balm moisturizing and no makeup. In 1 week or less I'm as smooth as... READ COMMENT

Hydrafacial is completely different than laser. It's like microdermabrasion with liquid - specifically serums. And it involves a peel up front. So if you are sensitive to certain products or peels - avoid. But everyone needs a good post... READ COMMENT

I have a friend whose derm will do cryo on facial age spots. The ones I've seen really don't. So I went the medi spa route for that. I've tried IPL, sensi peels, Clear & Brilliant, and micro dermabrasion and while faded, they are still... READ COMMENT

You didn't really specify whether age spots or keratosis, but my experience with cryo on keratoses is that leg lesions take longer to heal. While I have lightening on the back and trunk, the leg spots actually darkened. It's about 8 mos... READ COMMENT