Denise in Canada

Member since 5/29/2012


  • 12 total posts
  • 2 reviews

Reviews & Stories

Not Sure - Ontario, ON

I had a series of sessions and to be honest, I don't know if it did anything at all. Didn't really notice any huge difference in texture, colour or fine lines. Don't think that I would do it again although it was comfortable and I had no side effects or down time. It is an easy procedure and fairly comfortable- I am just not sure if it actually did anything positive for my skin! READ MORE

Accutane Many Years Ago - Ontario, ON

Was on it 20 years ago and was one of the best things that I ever did. Did cause much initial peeling but put a halt to many years of acne and has kept me relatively clear for the past 26 years. Afterwards, the acne that I did get was mild and sporadic and cleared super fast. Definitely worth it in my opinion. A major bonus in terms of eliminating scarring. READ MORE

Recent comments from Denise in Canada

Try polysporin cream and see if that eases the burning and gets the healing process going. That is what I would do. I still think that it is a reaction to the glycolic peel or something else that they used during the facial. READ COMMENT

Have you tried a very low dose cortisone-based cream? I think that the glycolic acid burned your skin- that is what it sounds like to me but I am no expert. Take the advice of your dermatologist and give it time. Be consistent with... READ COMMENT

Hi- I have had a few treatments over the years with different lasers (laser genesis, the YAG which left me with an indented scar on my nose) and BBL and VBeam. I am in Ontario in Canada. They were all to reduce rosacea (broken... READ COMMENT

I don't think that you have laser damage. Sounds more like allergy to me. Your face burning is a sign of allergy or increased sensitivity. I would suspect that your hydafacial kicked this process off, not the laser... (Speaking from... READ COMMENT

Hi Sophie- I am still really upset about this crazy indented scar and it has been 1.5 years!! Maybe one day I will have the courage to get something done about it. My thinking now is that they may just make it worse. Anyhow, I will keep... READ COMMENT