Location: Champaign, IL
Member since 3/12/2009


  • 21 total posts
  • 2 reviews

Reviews & Stories

Had CO2 Micro Fractional Resurfacing This Afternoon

I just had my CO2 resurfacing this afternoon. Despite the numbing cream and dental blocks to numb my face, it still was quite uncomfortable at times. It was tolerable but uncomfortable, especially around my eyes. It's been about 5 hours and my eyes are quite swollen but no pain or discomfort at all. Skin feels tight so I keep applying the Eucerin like instructed. They said to expect... READ MORE

Love my Retin-A (Tretinoin) 0.05% Cream

I've been using the generic tretinoin 0.05% cream since February and I LOVE it. My perscription insurance covered most of the cost since it was a script from my dermatologist. The first couple of weeks were touch and go with all the flaking and sensitivity, but it has been totally worth it. My skin has never looked better! I had a brown circle on the middle of neck from sun damage and now... READ MORE

Recent comments from QueenBee59

You look fantastic! You should be pleased. I enjoyed reading about your journey. READ COMMENT

Yes, I have a whole regime at night time. First gentle non-oil stripping cleanser (Neova Radiant Cleanser), then toner (Neutrogena Alcohol-Free), then apply Retin-A, under eye cream, squaline oil, then night time moisturizer to seal it... READ COMMENT

Good luck & please keep me posted. READ COMMENT