Location: colorado
Member since 2/28/2009


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Reviews & Stories

Not So Sure About Fotofacial

I had a fotofacial done by a medical doctor on Thursday. Today is Saturday and my face looks horrible right now. I have a medium complexion. Most reviews about IPL's tell you there is no down time and most can return to work. That is not true in all cases. I have reddish/brown spots and scabs all over my face and my chin is burned. Hopefully all this will slough off as I have been reading in... READ MORE

Recent comments from worrilady

Go to an aesthetics and get on Obagi Nu Derm system. That's what I had to do when I got burned and my face hyperpigmented worse. It will go away and Obagi is a great system for your skin condition. Also get some C serum and Nia complex.... READ COMMENT

Dear NIkki I would wait a few days as it may be just from swelling. They also can remove the juvederm if you don't like your results. I don't know where you got your filler, but a plastic surgery office has the stuff (can't remember... READ COMMENT

Comment to Schmie2 - I would not do any more IPL treatments. If your face is still having splotching and hyperpigmentation problems are not getting better, but darker, you are going to do more harm then good. Go back to your derm and... READ COMMENT

Hi christina chico. I also am dark complected and got burned and have dark stripes on my chin. Has your discoloration started to fade yet? Please email me and let me know how you are doing. I had my ipl 3 weeks ago and I'm worried I... READ COMMENT

I was burned by an IPL back in February. Today is April 20th. I went to a professional aesthetics/plastic surgery office for help. I've been on Obagi Nu Derm now for 4 weeks and I absolutely love the results I am getting. My burn marks... READ COMMENT