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Is it safe to combine a glycolic peel and microdermabrasion?
Chemical Peels - 4 answers
What are the recommended steps for combining microdermabrasion and a glycolic peel in the same service? Should you do the peel before or after the microderm? I have been told both ways and I am confused. Read more
Can Chemical Peels help lessen facial hair?
Chemical Peels - 1 answer
I am pre-menopausal and have noticed a tremendous amount of light hair growth on my face and neck. Because it is light hair it is not compatible for laser hair removal. Would a chemical peel help? Read more
How often should I apply my glycolic acid peel?
Chemical Peels - 1 answer
I just did a glycolic acid (50%) peel. It was burning before the neutralization step, but after that I didn't feel anything. Nothing has changed, not even the skin color (complexion). My face is not red or peel... Read more
Why do Dermal Fillers pose a risk to those who get cold sores?
Dermal Fillers - 4 answers
I heard that I need to tell the specialist if I get cold sores before getting dermal filler injections in my lips. Why is this? Read more
Can I diminish the effects of Juvederm?
JUVEDERM - 2 answers
I am unhappy with my Juvederm lipnose line filler done 2 mos ago. Now my face is puffy & upper lip is duck-like. I'd prefer not to undergo another needle. Can I do anything at home to lessen the effect or shor... Read more
How long does Botox last?
BOTOX - 3 answers
How long will the results last, and is there anything I can do to make results last longer? Does having botox repeatedly affect how long it lasts? Read more
Is it normal to have acne breakouts after Juvederm injections?
JUVEDERM - 1 answer
I had juvederm lip injections about three months ago and since then I've experienced lots of breakouts around my mouth. They seemed to start a few weeks after I 1st got my injections. Has anyone heard of this h... Read more
Can Dermal Fillers cause skin cancer?
Dermal Fillers - 1 answer
Does injecting fillers beneath the skin raise the likelihood of developing skin cancer? Is the way the skin absorbs the material over time dangerous at all? Read more
How often can Cosmelan be performed?
Cosmelan - 2 answers
How often can Cosmelan be performed? Read more
When is it safe to wear makeup after a Chemical Peel?
Chemical Peels - 3 answers
Is it safe to put make-up on even if it has only been less than 1 week? My face is very red and burns. Read more
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How do I dissolve my Voluma injections? What does the process entail?
JUVEDERM - 2 answers
I had 2 syringes of Voluma 4 weeks ago & don't like the results. I want to have the filler dissolved. What does the the process entail? Will the Voluma all dissolve, or will my face continue to appear uneven? A... Read more
I am on the first stage of laser hair removal. Can I get a chemical peel?
Chemical Peels - 1 answer
I am on the first stage of laser hair removal and I want to get a chemical peel. Is this a wise plan? Read more
Can the IPL treatment cause damage to your skin?
I had my first IPL treatment and have many red marks that still hurt some along my jaw line. I also had a few areas that swelled up, then the skin peeled leaving a scab. I have one that looks like a long scra... Read more
Which facial filler lasts the longest?
Dermal Fillers - 2 answers
Of all the dermal fillers on the market, which works the best? Read more
My lower lip is too big after hyaluronic acid injection, should I use a warm compress to reduce the swelling and size?
JUVEDERM - 2 answers
I had my lips injected with hyaluronic acid, but my lower one is too big. I don't like it. Is it good to use warm compress on it to reduce the swelling and size of it? Read more
How much cc is one syringe, and how long does it last?
Radiesse - 1 answer
How much cc is in each syringe, and how long does it last? I was also told to ask the doctor to put in a dental block as it hurts to bad. Read more
Do acne scraping techniques actually work?
Acne Treatment - 2 answers
I've seen a treatment on TV where acne is basically scraped off the skin's surface. Is this a viable acne treatment? Is it safe? Read more
Is it possible to use cosmelan 2 without the cosmelan treatment?
Cosmelan - 1 answer
Is it possible to use cosmelan 2 without the cosmelan treatment? Read more
Can I use Botox to lift cheeks?
BOTOX - 6 answers
I have good volume in my cheeks, but I have hollows under my eyes and my cheeks are a bit saggy. Is it possible to just "lift" the cheeks rather than "fill" them? Read more
Are bumps and pimples normal after Fraxel?
Fraxel - 1 answer
I underwent Fraxel three weeks ago and I noticed that my face purged with whiteheads and small acne all over my forehead (but not cystic). Is this normal? Thanks for any help or advice you can provide. Read more
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