Animal Advocate

Location: Philadelphia, PA
Member since 5/19/2009


  • 6 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 2 questions

Reviews & Stories

Soliciting Suggestions for Optimal Healing Beginning One Day Post Active FX

It is too early to tell the pros and cons. I chose to undergo the procedure (yesterday), despite having very good skin, because I found that on the few occasions that I wear base to cover redness the base sometimes cakes in otherwise invisible lines on the lower portion of my cheeks.I was sent home with a tube of Aquaphor with a f/u appt in two weeks. Is there anything that I can do, e.g.... READ MORE

Questions from Animal Advocate

Suggestions for Avoiding Active FX Side Effects?

I was sent home with a tube of Aquaphor with a follow up appointment in two weeks after Active FX. Is there anything that I can do, e.g. supplements, topicals (Tea Tree,... READ MORE

How to Speed Up Fraxel Laser Recovery?

I underwent the Fraxel Laser procedure two days ago (05.18.2009). I was sent home with a tube of Aquaphor, and I have a follow up appointment in two weeks. Is there anything... READ MORE

Recent comments from Animal Advocate

Great idea about the washcloths, both soaked and cold. Come to think of it, I'll use my icepacks from the Monday, 05.18.2009, which is the day I underwent my procedure. I'm pleased to hear you have great confidence in our Doc. I... READ COMMENT

Grrr...our posts must have crossed. Yes, itchy, itchy, itchy...I'll try not to scratch but it is not easy... Thanks for the sunblock recommendations. I'll check them out. Best, margaret READ COMMENT

Thanks so much for your input! My D.O. is indeed in KOP-- probably the same provider. My impression is that he is very experienced. In fact he stated that he had provided over 4000 procedures, and counting. I hope to edit my eval... READ COMMENT