Location: ny, ny
Member since 12/15/2007


  • 148 total posts
  • 2 reviews
  • 1 discussion
  • 4 questions

Reviews & Stories

Accutane Induced Severe Dry Skin & Eczema - New Jersey

I never had much of an acne problem. But after several sessions of laser hair on my face I started to get lots of papular-pustular acne. I tried all the different topicals and antibiotics for acne. It also started on areas outside my face so maybe it was just my age (mid twenties). I finally found a doctor who offered a "cure". He prescribed Accutane.... READ MORE

12 TX - Male Beard - DISASTER - Patchy Results

I had laser hair removal on my beard. 12 treatments over the course of two years. Now I have large patches all over my face like a checkerboard. I look like a freak. Men do not get laser on your beard!! The patches only get worse with more treatment. I complained to the clinic and they tell me this is normal?! They just kept telling me to get more treatments. Then when it kept getting worse... READ MORE

Questions from james

How to Fix Dent Across Bridge of Nose After Rhinoplasty Left by Swim Goggles?

Years ago, I had "finesse rhinoplasty sculpting" with a NYC surgeon. 3 months after surgery I resumed swimming. The goggles left a depression in the cartilage across... READ MORE

Doctor Recommendation for Revision Rhinoplasty in New York

8 years since rhinoplasty. tip asymmetry baseline, surgeon did no correction. smoothed bump on bridge (which I now think lacks definition from frontal view). happy with profile... READ MORE

High Fees for Consultation (Revision Rhinoplasty)?

I called 6 NYC area surgeons specializing in Revision Rhinoplasty. All have consultation fees ranging from $100 - $350. The grand total for all: $1350! I'm doing more... READ MORE

Why Would One Surgeon Say My Rhinoplasty would Take 1.5 hrs and the Other 3 hrs?

Narrowed it down to two surgeons. One quoted me 1.5 hours and the other quoted 3 hours for open rhino. Both were confident about my tip asymmetry, neither cared much about the... READ MORE

Discussions started by james

NYC Revision Rhinoplasty + Primary Septoplasty $16,000?!

30 min $250 consult w/ Dr. Pearlman. He est 3 hour surgery for $16,000. Good OR plan. addressed most concerns but didn't address dent on my bridge even though I insisted.... READ MORE

Recent comments from james

Most men who do laser beard removal are struggling with PFB. READ COMMENT

Because tria is a scam READ COMMENT

Kudos on the pictures. Worth a thousand words. Keep documenting! READ COMMENT

Pixel like spots? What makes the restore a mini tx versus a regular tx? READ COMMENT

I read your original posting from 2009. Was this a series of 4 like you said then, or a one time procedure as you are saying now? READ COMMENT