6431

Location: Canada, QC
Member since 2/25/2011

Activity

  • 29 total posts
  • 2 reviews
  • 20 comments
  • 7 questions

Reviews & Stories

TCA and Jessner Peels Improved my Ance-scarred Skin

I've been doing TCA peels since 2010, and I have seen significant improvements in my skin. I apply the peels myself at home. I started with a series of 6 monthly 15% TCA and Jessner peels. It significantly helped diminish my deep acne scars, some red marks, cleared out my pores, reduced my skins oiliness, and really transformed the texture of my skin. I've done other series of peels since,... READ MORE

Chin Implant, 30th Birthday Present to Me

After over a decade of trying to get over my fear, saving enough money, and finding the 'right time', I have finally booked a chin implant procedure for January 19th 2017. I have a very recessive chin, difficulty closing my mouth, and dimpling. I also have a fairly large nose, which only looks larger because of my recessed chin. I've been to a total of 5 consultations over the years, and... READ MORE

Questions from 6431

What Can I Do About a Small Bumpy Chin?

My chin is very small and receeding. The area around my chin is despressed, with a donut like mass in the middle, dimple in the middle and all. I suffer from cystic acne, which... READ MORE

No Results From 15% TCA Peel

I had a 15% TCA peel. No sting/frost after 2 mins. Only slight tightening. Next day I had a second layer, swiping over cheeks several times. Barely any burning/frosting after 2... READ MORE

Can Chemical Peels and Needling Be Used with Dermal Fillers?

I had juvederm put into my tear troughs and chin. Can I still get chemical peels (15% TCA to be precise) if so how long should I wait? And can I use a... READ MORE

Will IPL Photorejuvenation and Chemical Peels Help Acne, Red Marks, Large Pores and Shallow Scars?

I've had 8 chemical peels (Jessner and TCA 15%), which initially greatly improved my pores and shallow scars, but hasn't improved my acne or redness at all. I have a lot of... READ MORE

Can I Have IPL Without Losing my Freckles?

I've had freckles my whole life, usually they appear darkest in summer. I'd like to have IPL for redness and acne, but I WANT TO KEEP MY FRECKLES!! Is it possible to have IPL... READ MORE

3 consultations for a chin implant. Each surgeon recommends a different shape/size implant - How do I chose? (photos)

The 1st suggested an implant with extra height to avoid a strong labiomental fold. The second suggested strong frontal projection but no lateral wings as this would be too... READ MORE

Are oral antibiotics absolutely necessary following a submental silicone chin implant procedure under local anesthetics?

Obviously the risk of infection would be higher without oral antibiotics, but how much higher? Can it be done? Is it possible to have an injection instead? I always get... READ MORE

Recent comments from 6431

Thanks for your advice. Actually, studies have shown that taking antibiotics after a surgery does not reduce the rate of infection, and my doctors have stopped prescribing them. Only antibiotics before or during a procedure help. So I... READ COMMENT

Yes, good call! READ COMMENT

Thanks! Will post updates READ COMMENT

Thank you for this! With the surgery tomorrow and no support from my family, my anxiety is shifting into high gear! I'll need to remember your words to keep me calm! READ COMMENT