Member since 11/9/2013


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Reviews & Stories

Very Pleased with Fraxel Restore + Home Microneedling for Acne Scars - Pittsburgh, PA

I wrote a review for sciton profractional earlier this year, after I had completed 5 treatments. And I did see results with the sciton --- but I've since done 4 fraxel restore treatments combined with some home microneedling (1.5 mm), and I think my results have been even more significant. Unclear whether it's the needling or the laser (or the cumulative effect of the sciton, fraxel and... READ MORE

ETA: Still worth it, but fraxel was even better - New York, NY

I got sciton profractional done about a month ago (at 500 microns), and am planning to have a second treatment done next week. I was thinking about how nervous I was before the first treatment, after reading all the horrifying reviews online, and I felt like it was important that I share my positive experience. I don't doubt that some people have had poor results, but one thing to keep in mind... READ MORE

Recent comments from bibalove

Oh and also, over the last year I've done a few TCA peels (at 15-20%), and that's definitely helped with general coloring of my skin tone. My skin can be quite blotchy, and pimples leave red marks... so the TCA is nice for evening... READ COMMENT

I've paid $400 for each treatment. As for the microneedling, I really can't say which is helping more as I've been doing them simultaneously. The needling seems to actually create/open pores in the scar tissue, which helps with making... READ COMMENT

Hi IceAge, I've definitely continued to see gradual results following my third treatment. I still struggle with acne here and there, so I feel like I have setbacks with new scars forming. (Aghhh!) And I'm very critical of my skin, so I... READ COMMENT

Thanks for the tip, I'm reading about the system now and pretty curious! Think I might give it a try, as most people seem to report a positive result. READ COMMENT

I have rolling scars that are worse on my right cheek, and big pores that kind of blend in with the general blotchiness/unevenness of my skin. When I started, I'd rate the scars on my right cheek to have been around 6 on a scale of 1... READ COMMENT