Location: Chile
Member since 9/21/2010


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Reviews & Stories

808mn Laser Diode Hair Removal Treatment is Not for Dark/brown Skin

Laser hair removal deliver very fast results, but is not recomended for dark/brown skin. I got burned, and now after 10 treatments i have PIH en face and legs. So if you got very sensitive skin, of are propense to develop PIH, NOT LASER. Now i'm trying IPL treatment for hair removal and to treat PIH en diferent wavelenghts, plus hydroquinone 4%. I got 4 months trying to recover my skin... READ MORE

Questions from xcvbvcvb

IPL for Hair Removal and PIH?

About a year ago i started 808mn Laser Diode hair removal treatment. After 10 treatments in face, legs, arms, underarms , i have not remove the hair and now i got PIH (post... READ MORE

Hydroquinone and IPL Hair Removal - Compatible Simultaneously?

I'm having IPL hair removal in face (1º treatment done), but I have a little brown spots that i want to treat so i bought CLASIFEL HQ 4%. Is it contraindicated with... READ MORE

How to Treat Post Inflamatory Hyperpigmentation from Laser Burns?

I had serious Postinflamatory Hyperpigmentation in perifollicular area after Laser Diode Hair removal on legs. Would TCA peel work? at what %? or mequinol 10%? I tried IPL but... READ MORE

Is IPL Effective for Male Thick Beard?

I'm having a full body treatment with IPL. i'm having great results in any part of body but not in face. I'm considering Laser Diode for my beard, would be more... READ MORE

How to Treat Laser Burns?

I got Laser diode burns in legs and arms. (picture of leg) Would TCA peel help? Would Mequinol help? I got this brown spot since 8 months. READ MORE

IPL for Perifollicular Hyperpigmentation on Leg?

I have this perifollicular hyperpigmentation due to laser diode hair removal. Could this be improved with IPL pigment treatment? there is no keloid tissue or scaring, only the... READ MORE

Best Treatment for PIH (Post Inflammatory Hyperpigmentation)?

I have really severe perifollicular postimmflamatory hyperpigmentation on legs. What's is the most effective treatment? READ MORE

Dermabrasion Post Care How to Avoid PIH

I have been local superficial dermabrasion on perioral area for hyperpigmentation. After the treatment I figured out that is not recomended for my skin type IV! I very worried... READ MORE

Hyperpigmentation After Keratosis Pilaris, How To Treat? (photo)

I had severe keratosis pilaris on upper arms. After a non-invasive treatment of oral Isotretinoine 2,8mg per day and topical coconut oil I cleared it at 90%. Unfortunatelly... READ MORE

Hair Removal with Nd:YAG Laser

I Had my first treatment for hair removal with Nd:YAG laser Clearscan from Sciton. I'm skin type IV, and I did not have much results. The fluency used by the M.D. was 80 J/cm2.... READ MORE

Folliculitis After Hair Removal? (photo)

I used to have a very complicated case of Pseudofoliculitis barbae. As in my working shaving is imperative for contamination issues, I was forced to shave everydays and this... READ MORE

Acne Scars and Hyperpigmentation? (photo)

Hello: I have some problem with acne scars and hyperpigmentation on my left cheek. I have mild scaring on upper cheek, and I was thinking in dermaroller. Any advice? Please see... READ MORE

Recent comments from xcvbvcvb

It seems to PIH is dificult to treat with IPL... Dermatologist often use NDYAG laser for treating PIH with better results. READ COMMENT

Laser removal is is always recomended for better and faster results, but complications needs to be considered , from type IV i personally recomend IPL, , because the simply irritations after a treatment could develop an Post... READ COMMENT

The only thing that could help now to diminish the hipopigmentation is a 50% AHA peeling, the inconvenient is that you will have a downtime about 2 weeks for each treatment, and looking your skin (lighter than IV types) you won't... READ COMMENT