Location: Orlando, FL
Member since 2/18/2012


  • 12 total posts
  • 2 reviews

Reviews & Stories

Dermaceutic Spot Peel - Altamonte Springs, FL

I got dermal melasma after the birth of my twin girls 4yrs ago which was progressively getting blotchier while my skin and complextion took an overall nose dive. I bit the bullet on July 2012 & spent $300 on a VI Peel. It was a complete waste. My skin showed no improvement whatsoever. I had zero results. My esthetician (in a Plastic Surgeon's office) told me about the Spot Peel &... READ MORE

No Success with treating Melasma - Altamonte Springs, FL

I have Melasma on my forehead and cheeks and after months of research and fear of having any chemical peel done, I decided to go for it. The aesthetician at a Plastic Surgeon's office applied the treatment. She was wonderful, informative and experienced. Don't be afraid to ask questions, including successful and failed procedures and whether unsuccessful treatments can be corrected. This is... READ MORE

Recent comments from pepseegrl

Although I paid $300, I did my peels 2yrs ago and I'm not sure if the cost is different now. READ COMMENT

By the way, I want to add that I also had microdermabrasion treatments which left my skin nice, but did not make a stitch of difference on the melasma. Also, during my research to find the "golden cure", one facility suggested they had... READ COMMENT

Hi Sunblock13. In Central Florida my peels cost about $300 each. Guessing from your reaction to the chemical peels, your melasma may be similar to mine, meaning it's dermal melasma. We are affected in the deep layers of our skin and... READ COMMENT

Hi Sunblock13. I posted my comment below responding to your Cosmelan question. I hope it's helpful. READ COMMENT

Hi. I never personally had a Cosmelan peel done but I think the process is similar. I live in Florida so I understand how hard it is to avoid the sun. With the Spot Peel, you have to treat the dark areas for about a month with the... READ COMMENT