Location: Ottawa, ON
Member since 9/2/2013


  • 21 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 3 questions

Reviews by m1234

Micro-needling. Ontario, CA

I have pretty bad acne scars and have been micro needling for about a year now. I have dark skin (African american) and lasers can be damaging to dark skin so I decided to try micro-needling. I have tried dermarolling but prefer a derma stamp and single needling. I stared at a 1.0 mm stamp and... READ MORE

Questions from m1234

Best Treatment Options for my Acne Scars? (photo)

I am considering having subcison done for my moderately severe rolling and boxcar scars on both cheeks.I was wondering if my shallower boxcar scars would benefit for this... READ MORE

Can tazorac be used with sulfacet R?

I would use sulfacet during the day and tazorac at night. I have super oily skin so dryness wouldn't be a problem. I have been on tazorac for 6 weeks and have cysts on my jaw... READ MORE

Any Ontario dermatologist with experience in treating dark skin with lasers for severe acne scars? I'm willing to travel.(photo)

I haven't found a dermatologist here in Ottawa that has suggested a combination of treatments (I would like subcision, scar excision and laser for best results) for my acne... READ MORE

Recent comments from m1234

Wouldn't using a 1.5mm dermarolling once a week be too often? its. recommended to be used every 3 weeks at that length. Have you been seeing improvement in your skin? I would like to use my dermapen more often but am afraid it will do... READ COMMENT

Yes your def right I'm extremely afraid of making my skin worse than it is. Yes I have roller, box car and ice pick scarring. thanks I will try combing both lengths now that I have the derminator I can. Thank you I really do... READ COMMENT

Thank you for all your great advice. I was seriously considering getting Fraxel restore dual later done but the reviews are horrible. Would i see the same results using a 1.5mm instead of a 2mm or do you mean I should combine the 2... READ COMMENT

Really that's amazing I didn't realize yeast caused acne. The burning isn't bad and sara from owndoc suggests applying retin a right after rolling for stubborn scars and that burns more. Im not currently using infadolan or retin a... READ COMMENT

No problem and good luck READ COMMENT