Location: philadelphia
Member since 4/15/2011


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SmartXide for Adult Acne - Philadelphia, PA

Why did I do this to myself?!! :) Acne, acne scars and pigmentation problems. Pros: -quick procedure -fairly cost effective...it's a one time procedure after all for most! -not too painful provided you have the numbing cream on beforehand (45min +) and my derm gave me Novocain shots in my mouth (dental block?) -does even out skin tone...delivers what it says it... READ MORE

Recent comments from highfivetous

Haha! sounds like you're on the mend but not totally convinced ;) im not used to being a recluse either...that was the hardest part for me. psychologically, it messes with your head. :/ happy healing!! READ COMMENT

Ah, two passes! in that case, i wouldn't even think of touching that clairsonic for a week. you'll know when it feels right. when you do, wait one more day and go for it ;) i used the sensitive skin brush and a really gentle... READ COMMENT

Hey jools, no worries, it gets MUCH better. plan on aquaphor or something similar for a few days...i slept between two pillows because im a stomach sleeper and didn't want to get it everywhere, it really helped. as for the healing, i... READ COMMENT

Thanks, britt! i decided to stop using the heavy creams and started the day off with avene thermal spring water gel which really helps with swelling/redness. grid marks are much less noticeable today and overall redness has gotten a... READ COMMENT

Well, i had high hopes... but it's now day 5 and im way worse than i was when i went in. i still have grid marks and the dots are visible, but i can deal with that. i broke out like mad from this procedure. ton of cluster pimples on... READ COMMENT