Location: los altos, CA
Member since 1/7/2010


  • 18 total posts
  • 1 review

Reviews & Stories

Refissa - San Jose, CA

Great results when used once per week. Does smooth the skin, improve texture and eliminate fine wrinking around mouth and forehead. It is possible the skin is slightly thicker, but I really can't tell. I have used it for 6 months. The eye area was treated with no adverse effect(once every 2 weeks). It improved the eye area, minimally but would not dare to use it more often. Few side... READ MORE

Recent comments from BKB

Hi, hopefully things have started to resolve for you, but if not, and having been through something similar after an ipl that left me severely burned on my left side of the face, I was able to fix it with collagen supplements vitamin c... READ COMMENT

Hi frenchy- I never bother to go back to this forum these days as all my issues are long gone. I have near perfect skin now. For me it seems to have been a moisture loss issue. I used Biafine (buy it on ebay without prescription or... READ COMMENT

I can see a point if you use Retin-a (or the milder version refissa) once a month max. I think part of the problem with these potent drugs is that they are hard to not overuse, and it is the excess that causes the problems i.e. instead... READ COMMENT

I had welts, and scales. The texture felt very dry and rough. In the end they, the welts disappeared as did the rough texture, but with the aid of antibiotics and several heavy duty creams under a derms supervision. I have however less... READ COMMENT

Guys, I found a cream better than Biafine- more moisturizing and for me no side effect whatsoever. You can get a sample of it (or simply test it) at certain CVS stores. The cream us called KELEMATA (Greek) CREMA SUPER NUTRIENTE. For... READ COMMENT