Location: Champaign, IL
Member since 12/12/2010


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Reviews & Stories

Please Ask What my Secret Is: It's Botox!

Over time I noticed how my forehead glabella was photographed in pictures. I got tired of seeing the 11s on every social media post and opted for Botox in my forehead, glabella, and eyes. The result is very natural looking and I never leave the house without it. I've been getting Botox for about 5 years now and see Dr Kamran Jafri in Manhattan. READ MORE

Not Worth It: Terrible Recovery and a Waste of Time/money - Taipei, Taiwan

After experiencing poor results from 4 Fraxel restore sessions I decided to try the Yag laser to help with acne scars and crow's feet. It was a complete waste of time and money. Like the Fraxel restore laser, the Yag brightened my complexion and removed sun damage but that was it. No improvement on the crow's feet or acne scars. My dermatologist said "more sessions... READ MORE

Not Worth It: Does Nothing for Crow's Feet, Acne Scars - Taipei, Taiwan

I had 4 sessions of Fraxel restore for crow's feet on acne scars on my face, neck, and chest. The procedure cleared up sun damage and brightened my complexion but did nothing for crow's feel and acne scars. Not worth it! Waste of time and money. READ MORE

Phenol Peel: Recovery Review - Taipei, Taiwan

I am a 34 year old redhead who has tried Fraxel, the Yag laser, and botox in an effort to soften crow's feet and acne scars. Nothing has worked and my dermatologist with a PhD from Harvard recommended a Phenol Peel. He performed the peel in a public hospital in Taipei, Taiwan yesterday. My dermatologist has a lot of experience administering phenol peels and told me not to worry. At... READ MORE

Questions from redheadinher30s

Phenol Peel for Crows Feet

I am a 34 year old woman with fair skin and crows feet around my eyes. Over the past two years I have undergone several Fraxel treatments and the Yag laser to refine my skin.... READ MORE

Recent comments from redheadinher30s

I just had a phenol peel and found it much better than fraxel. It has a longer down time but did everything that fraxel promised. My Dr. told me that the older technology of phenol peels are better than the newer technology for fine... READ COMMENT

Hi Britt, I lived in Taiwan for four years and taught English before moving back to the USA this summer. My husband has a business based in Taiwan so I go back twice a year. Many Taiwanese Doctors are trained in the USA and there is... READ COMMENT