diana villiers

Location: new york, new york
Member since 4/2/2009

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  • 8 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 6 comments
  • 1 question

Reviews & Stories

Laser Dermabrasion - NYC

About 15 years ago, I had my entire face lasered to remove sun damage and brown spots. I did it at my dermatologist's (moneymaking) suggestion, since I had just gone in for some spot removal. It left my face looking like a skinned knee for about two terrible weeks - oozing, red and scabbed (although if you use the suggested ointment, it doesn't actually scab, and therefore, doesn't scar.)... READ MORE

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Removing Vertical Lip Lines Product Advice

Twenty years ago, I had dermabrasion for vertical lip lines. One line was "erased" forever. There is now a small indentation where it used to be. I have tried everything else... READ MORE

Recent comments from diana villiers

I went to Bruce Katz in Manhattan READ COMMENT

The doctor I went to was Bruce Katz in Manhattan READ COMMENT

I had full ablative surface removal, yes. I have fair skin, but my cheeks, which were rosy when I was a girl - and had lost that glow - are rosy again. READ COMMENT

At the time, it was brand new, and the only laser treatment available, so I didn't ask what it was. Sorry, I can't help you there. It wasn't memorably painful, however. Just hideous to look at for a while and a nuisance, in that I... READ COMMENT

It's painful, but no more than a skinned knee. It isn't at all invasive, either. It anything is superficial, it's skin. (And after all, they became derms because they didn't care for surgery! That's invasive.) I do have that... READ COMMENT