TomP

Location: Minneapolis, MN
Member since 11/2/2011

Activity

  • 24 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 18 comments
  • 5 questions

Reviews & Stories

Effective on Beard but Regretable Because of Sign of Pitting - Minnesota, MN

I guess I learned the hard way that hair follicles help the structure of the layers of your skin. Now that I have less hair on my face, there is pits and some scaring which appears to several pits close together. Its really undermined my confidence in lasers. It make me wonder if they have a deeper effect on the fat and underlying tissue because of the pits and the fact the nasolabial... READ MORE

Questions from TomP

I Had Facial Hair Removal Now my Skin is Pitted. Now I Am Afraid of Using Lasers Now?

I am a guy who has had 5 treatments of facial hair removal over the past 8 months. Now, the skin on my chin and on my mustache area has pits. 1. I am going to stop anymore... READ MORE

Is ablative laser really effective on scars ? How much would a small area cost ? Could there be a lot of discoloration ?

So I am interested in test the effectiveness of ablative laser. I don't want to a big job, just a small one to see how well it works. I also have no idea how much it will cost. READ MORE

Question: How exactly is Fraxel laser different from dermapen in the treatment of skin texture ?

As I keep reading and reading, I am getting the impression that my concern about deep pore or orange peel type skin texture might be better treated with Dermapen type treatment... READ MORE

Aren't glycolic peels more about treatment for skin discoloration? Are glycolic peels becoming old fashioned?

I understand that glycolic peels have been used for more than the treatment of skin tone and discoloration. It seems like glycolic peels are less effective than other... READ MORE

Whether it's peels, pens, or laser, why have a single strong skin treatment rather than several milder skin treatments?

I understand that the primary issue might be recovery and downtime, but there seems to be something more in the idea behind. I would guess that skin type would be a good... READ MORE

Recent comments from TomP

Mrs Brown, Its been 3 weeks since you lasted posted. Any updates ? Thanks READ COMMENT

Looking back on your experience 3 months later, what do you think ? READ COMMENT

Thanks for the reply Cheers ! ... to you and your groom READ COMMENT

What are you being told is the timeline for 90% results ? Are you being told to have a 3rd treatment ? That would take you past the cost of neck lipo. READ COMMENT

I had one friend who has chin lipo 5 years ago, and the results continue to be great. I have another friend who does not have as much money so I wanted to look at Kybella for them. READ COMMENT