Location: Pittsburgh
Member since 6/21/2012


  • 13 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 4 questions

Reviews & Stories

Co2 Laser for Raised Scarring on Chin - Sewickley, PA

I've had raised scarring on my chin for the last 2 years and wanted to have the area smoothed out. I had the co2 (100% ablative) laser done twice just on the raised scars. I would not recommend this procedure because the laser only goes so many microns deep. Dermabrasion would the be the way to go because it can be more customized and can go deeper to really flatten those raised scars. READ MORE

Questions from karen9345

How to Fix Holes in Skin from Lamprobe Treatment? (photo)

Hello. I had a lamprobe treatment done 3 weeks ago now and am left with some holes in my skin. Is there anything that can be done to fix this? I went to a reputable place and... READ MORE

Chin Scarring? (photo)

Had some chemical peels and acleara treatment and noticed bumpy/uneven skin back in May. Had a lamprobe treatment in June and while all holes are pretty much closed up the... READ MORE

Spironolactone for Hormonal Acne?

I have been struggling with cystic acne on and off for 16 years. I am currently 35 and had a very bad cystic breakout back in november so my derm put me on spironolactone. I am... READ MORE

Is the 100% Ablative Co2 the Correct Treatment for Tiny Chin Scars?

I have 3 very small raised bumps on my chin that various derms have told me are scars. They are the same color of my skin and can barely be felt but are visible. I have had... READ MORE

Recent comments from karen9345

Thanks again that will be very useful. have a great day! READ COMMENT

Thank you so much! this helps me feel a lot better about the procedure. if you ever find anymore videos please send them to me. take care! READ COMMENT

Thank you very much! I appreciate that! Yes I plan to get Dermabrasion done on the chin area only in January. It all makes me so nervous though I just pray that it all goes smoothly and that it helps make my chin area look more normal... READ COMMENT

Do you have any pics of your skin now? i am wondering how things are progressing for you? READ COMMENT