Member since 5/8/2008


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Reviews & Stories

Do Not Do Fraxel, Ruined my Face.... VA

See my post of the recent study from Dec 2008 I had this procedure 2 years ago at a plastic surgeons office who I’ve seen for 9 years for botox resty….I would not recommend it to my worst enemy… It seems you may have improvement at first but it causes DNA damage to the existing cells not destroyed..The negative results damage may not be apparent for months or... READ MORE

Questions from awalk

Radiation in Cosmetic Lasers Vs Cancer Treatments?

My doctor is suggesting Fraxel Repair for hyperpigmentation after Fraxel Restore, and I'm a bit concerned about the possible long-term side effects of these treatments. What is... READ MORE

Can Laser Resurfacing and Wrinkle Fillers Be Combined?

I am confused about Hyaluronic acid fillers such as Restylane, and laser resurfacing. Are they safe together? I thought Hyaluronic acid and laser are attracted to water, so... READ MORE

Warm or Cold Compresses for Faster Healing?

Do warm and cold compresses help me heal faster? Does it work for both major (plastic surgery) and minor procedures (peels)? READ MORE

Fraxel Laser and Sculptra at the Same Time?

I read a response that it's ok to use Fraxel after Sculptra. What is Sculptra encapsulated in? If Fraxel removes tattoo ink by causing your body to have an immune response to... READ MORE

Can Restylane Injections Cause Infections?

What type of streptococcus bacteria is Restylane fermented from? READ MORE

Fat Grafting Doctor in Hampton Roads?

I'm looking for an experienced fat grafting surgeon and skin doctor in Virginia or close. I'm willing to travel. But if I can find someone who is great with both, and close... READ MORE

Recent comments from awalk

Where could I find this research..The maker of Restylane advises against it...I couldn't find any studies that show it's safe....And only have my own experience and research to go on.... READ COMMENT

Research Research Research..This is your face but a business for many even if your in a doctors office.. READ COMMENT

Rebecca consider getting a filler for the chicken pox scar.. Retina a,,,,, Derma roller,,,,, TNS recovery serum with growth factors after derma rolling,,,,, a package of Microdermabrasion,,,,, Aldara an immune modifer that makes... READ COMMENT

I heard great things about Vitalize peel! Good luck READ COMMENT

Kate Silverton a news reporter in England also had a major problem with Fraxel!! READ COMMENT