Location: Washington DC
Member since 7/11/2008


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Reviews by phil-in-va

Wish I Could Remember What I Did!

I've had glycolic and TCA peels, but the best peel I had was one I did to myself accidentally. It did not cost $100; the form insists that peels must cost at least $100. I put 2 skin lotions on my face before bed - one was a vitamin C lotion in an orange bottle, and I forget what the other was... READ MORE

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Retin-A burn => fantastic cheap peel

About 10 years ago I was using retin-A and various over-the-counter skin lotions on my face. One day I put one lotion on (I don't remember what it was!), then put a "Vitamin C... READ MORE

Recent comments from phil-in-va

I sympathize for your trouble--bad face work is very disturbing. But I don't see why you want to protect this doctor and endanger us by not telling us who it was. READ COMMENT

$14K for 2000+ grafts? Seems awfully pricey to me. READ COMMENT

These pictures look almost exactly the same. READ COMMENT

Yikes! Thanks for sharing--you talked me out of it. READ COMMENT

I tried that. Problem is, the cheek implants go on the cheekbone. If your cheeks are high, like mine, the implants end up very high on your face like a European male model--so high that when your cheek fat starts dissolving, you end up... READ COMMENT