Member since 9/8/2011


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Reviews & Stories

A Rough Start....but Ended Up Well - San Diego, CA

I had IPL to deal with a lot of sun damage and discoloration I had. I had a pretty extreme response - lots of swelling and the amount of pigmentation that came to the surface made it impossible for me to leave the house! It took about 10 days before I was healed enough that I could cover with makeup and not get a lot of sideways glances. 14 days post procedure, I am thrilled with the... READ MORE

Recent comments from NateTheGreat

Based on everything you've said, your results are so far outside of the norm and the doctor's assistant admitted as much. When all is done, and you are sure that you don't have any permanent scars or issues that will need any ongoing... READ COMMENT

Sorry...I just saw this second follow up after I responded to the first comment. I'm glad you talked to her about it and there is no blistering. It is most definitely not a "no downtime" procedure. I would like to have it done again... READ COMMENT

I did not have the square outline - it was just spots and specks all over my face. The face that you can see the square outline would be concerning to me. Did a doctor do it? I would be concerned about burns. Sorry to be a downer. :( READ COMMENT

I had not considered it long - I saw my dermatologist a couple of months previously for my regular annual check and he talked to me about it then. I didn't do as much research as I probably should have. I have good communication with... READ COMMENT

Just by way of an's now 14 days after I had IPL and the results are fantastic. The recovery process was very long and was much more than I anticipated. It was probably 10 or 11 days before I felt that I looked okay enough... READ COMMENT