Location: Mountain View, CA
Member since 6/29/2014


  • 16 total posts
  • 2 reviews
  • 2 questions

Reviews & Stories

Trying out Retin-A - Mountain View, CA

After reading several reviews and blog posts raving about Retin-A and how you should start early to prevent wrinkles and aging, I got a tube of Obagi tretinoin 0.05%. I put my first pea-sized amount over my cheeks, chin, and forehead last night. Based on the reviews, I expected some red spots and breaking out. To my surprise, there was no irritation whatsoever, and a small patch of closed... READ MORE

My Eyes Appear More Alert with Asian Upper Lid and Fat-repositioning Lower Lid Surgery - Mountain View, CA

1. Motivation & picking a surgeon Not too long ago I realized my constant headaches were coming from my habit of lifting my brows to see. Soon, it became apparent that I had the habit for a reason - my pupils were only half visible if I tried to open my eyes without moving my brows. I went to see Dr. Levin after carefully screening reviews and before & after pictures for different surgeons.... READ MORE

Questions from penguinpug

I've had Invisalign for 2 days, and I can't bite down completely anymore when I take the tray off

After wearing them for two days, I discovered that I don't have an even bite anymore when I take off the trays. There is this one upper molar that makes contact with a bottom... READ MORE

How do I treat a bumpy forehead? (photo)

My forehead was always a little bumpy, but recently it's gotten out of hand. I've been exfoliating it and moisturizing it daily, but the bumps just don't go away. I don't have... READ MORE

Recent comments from penguinpug

Wow your arms look great! There is a very noticeable difference from the before pictures - interesting how it makes you look like you've dropped ~20 pounds just with the transformation of your arms! READ COMMENT

I'm glad it helped! I really hope your surgery goes well next year. I honestly think the wait was the worst part about it - after booking the date for the surgery, I became a woman obsessed! Keep us posted on your transformation, too :) READ COMMENT

Haha I figured! Yeah I only got the redness + flaking several days after putting on the cream! READ COMMENT

I think the link is broken at the moment - it takes me to a botox review on RealSelf :O And the url should be, not http://www.reddit... READ COMMENT