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Replied on 9/28/2012
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IPL treatments or photo facials can help reduce redness. If you have telangectasias (clusters of broken vessels), laser treatments may be helpful. There are topical creams which can help, also.
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I'm a balding man in my 50s, and I have a lot of sun damage and age spots on the top of my head. Is FotoFacial a good choice to treat this, or are other options better? Is the skin on the scalp more sensitive than other areas?
Are FotoFacial/IPL Treatment results long lasting? (6 answers)
I had IPL about a month ago and love the results. However, I've heard that the results with IPL are not permanent, that they fade over time. Is this true? How can I make my results last longer?
Do dermafillers dissolve after RF treatment? (6 answers)
Hi, heard that dermafillers dissolve if you have a RF treatment over the same area. Could I have a RF treatment over an area which has already been treated with dermafillers and Botox as well?
Is there a permanent treatment for Lipoatrophy in the face? (6 answers)
I have abnormal fat loss in my face (lipoatrophy). I am seeking a permanent solution to the problem that won't interfere with my current drugs or my diet and exercise program. I also have 47% kidney function. I am not sure what you might recommend?
Does IPL treat acne scars? (6 answers)
Does IPL treat acne scars and is that the most effective way to treat acne scars?
What is the difference between Broadband Light Photo Rejuvenation and IPL? (6 answers)
Is there a difference between Broadband Light Photo Rejuvenation and IPL, or are they the same?
What is the best laser treatment for rosacea? Is IPL good? (6 answers)
Can I have laser liposuction on my lower abdomen? (6 answers)
Is this possible?
How long should you wait in between Laser Tattoo Rremoval procedures? (6 answers)
I have read in several places that if you go for another procedure too soon that you would be just wasting your money. How long should you wait in between procedures?
How long does Juvederm XL last? (6 answers)
I work out a lot and my body is in good shape, but my face looks tired. Is there a treatment that refreshes the face? Problem areas are smile lines and brow furrows. Will Juvederm XL work for me?
Which version of Juvederm is best? (6 answers)
I've heard that there are multiple Juvederm formulations; which one is best? Why are there different kinds?
Will Juvederm injection help with uneven skin after a facelift? (6 answers)
I am 70 years old and had a facelift two years ago. I have several depressions on my face and would like to know if juvederm gel would help to fill in some of the depression and give my face a more rounded look. I have high cheekbones.
Can I diminish the effects of Juvederm? (6 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 shorten the life of the product?
Is it safe to massage the area after a dermal filler injection? (6 answers)
Does it become more swollen if the area is massaged after the injection? I am getting a lot of comments about how swollen my face is after the filler injections and I thought that would help.
Is Juvederm or Restlyane better for under eye wrinkle treatment? (6 answers)
I have a crease under my left eye, its not deep but still I hate it. My dermatologist said a filler would work which is best Juverderm or Restylane. Are there any permanent treatments for under eye wrinkles?
Is Laser Hair Removal the best way to get rig of ingrown hair? (6 answers)
Will Laser Hair Removal get rid of my ingrown hair for good?
Is laser resurfacing good for holes on my face? (6 answers)
I have some holes on my face due to my pimples problem few years ago. They are not very deep but it is still pretty obvious. Iwish to do laser resurfacing. Will that be enough for me to do once?
Can you do a full body Laser Hair Removal treatment in one setting? (6 answers)
I would like to have my arms, legs, bikini area, underarms, butt, lower back and facial hair done. Can you do a full body Laser Hair Removal treatment in one setting?
Is laser hair removel around the vagina safe? (6 answers)
Is this the best method for hair removal near the vagina?
Is Laser Hair Removal advisable around the vagina? (6 answers)
Is complete hair removal around the vagina safe?
Will the discoloration and scars be affected? (6 answers)
I have discoloration & scars caused by ingrown hairs. How will the laser affect those areas? Make it worse? Clear or lighten?
Will a Laser Resurfacing help treat unsightly forehead veins? (6 answers)
I have unsightly veins on one side of my forehead which appear more prominent after a hot bath or exercise. Will laser resurfacing help or are their better treatment options?
Are cosmetics safe to use after microdermabrasion? (6 answers)
Is it okay to use cosmetics on my face after microdermabrasion? Are there any topical treatments I could use to speed up healing?
Can perlane be injected in the lip? (6 answers)
Is it safe to inject Perlane into the lip? If not what are some alternative treatments?
Is Raidesse a good choice for lips? (6 answers)
I'm looking for a dermal filler that will last and look natural in the lips. Is Radiesse a good choice?
Is it normal to feel some numbness in my lips after lip augmentation with Radiesse? (6 answers)
It’s been three days and I still feel a bit numb.
How many treatments do I need with photodynamic therapy in order to get visible results? (6 answers)
What is the general number of treatments one needs to undergo to see results with photodynamic therapy?
Can Restylane help reduce the appearance of jowls? (6 answers)
Can Restylane reduce appearance of jowls by filling in the chin? If yes, how much should it cost (materials and labor)?
Is swelling a side effect of Restylane? (6 answers)
Is there any swelling that occurs with this procedure, if so, how long does the swelling last?
Will Restylane help with under eye bags? (6 answers)
Will restylane injections help under eye bags?
Why does Sculptra take so long to work? (6 answers)
I've heard that Sculptra takes weeks to months to show results. Is this true? Why does it take so much longer than other dermal fillers that can provide instant results?
The right side developed a solid red area along the fold after Radiesse (6 answers)
I had Radiesse 5 days ago. One of the areas injected was the nasolabial folds. After 2 days, my right side developed a solid red area along the fold.
It is now 3 days later and the area is raw, dry and developing little blisters and there is a pulsating feel. I have had Radiesse many times before and never had this side effect. What happened? What can I do? I am currently taking Alleve.
Should I massage the lumpy areas after Radiesse? (6 answers)
I had Radiess injection on the temple area. Should I message the lump (it is kind of hard under skin) ? Will the lump go away ?
Is it safe to get extractions (facials) done once you have had Radiesse injections? (6 answers)
Is it safe to get extractions (facials) done once you have had Radiesse injections?
What should I do about a lump caused by Radiesse? (6 answers)
I had Radiesse in my chin and now have a small lump inside my mouth right where it was injected. What should I do? The technician said if I massage it, it will go away. Is this true?
Will I need to see the doctor every month, or can I get Latisse prescriptions for six months or a year? (6 answers)
How often are check-ups needed?
Can Velashape help with flabby underarms? (5 answers)
Will Velashape help with the "wings" I have on my underarms? Will this help?
As the Raidesse filler is absorbed is the effect maintained by the collagen formation? (5 answers)
Hello, I have had Raidesse injections in my jawline. As the filler is absorbed is the effect maintained by the collagen formation? Or, does the collagen formation provide an additional, yet different benefit?
How much does 1 syrige of Radiesse do on the face? (5 answers)
I was wondering much would 1 syringe of Radiesse be able to do on the face? Is just 1 enough for the mouth folds and upper lip area?
Can you diffuse Radiesse by getting a glycolic peel? (5 answers)
Will this help or are there better options to help diffuse Radiesse?
Are lumps under skin normal after dermal filler? (5 answers)
I had a filler six months back, and as the results fade away I would like to get another filler treatment. However, I have developed a small lump under the skin in my laugh line which is not visible, but I can feel it when I press the area. Can I have more filler with the lump still there, or does that need to be addressed first?
Can restylane be used in fine lip lines? (5 answers)
Can it be used with perlane or does one use one or the other?
How long after Restylane treatments can I return to vigorous exercise? (5 answers)
How long after Restylane treatments can I return to vigorous exercise?
What dosage do you need to break down Restylane? (5 answers)
What would you use to do this?
Are my Restylane Injections already losing their effect after five weeks? (5 answers)
I had restylane injections to improve deep undereye wells. I had them in the tear trough(I think that's how you spell it) It was great but after three weeks and now 5 weeks the filler seems completely gone. I haven't lost weight' Can you tell me
How long do I have to wait to eat after Restylane lip injections? (5 answers)
Could eating certain things affect my results?
Is Perlane good on acne scars? (5 answers)
I am interested in doing this procedure. I am 29 years old and have had acne scars since I was 18. I would like to see my face pretty atleast once...
Can microdermabrasion correct an uneven skin tone? (5 answers)
I have an uneven skin tone in my thighs and chest.What's the proper procedure to get this corrected? Would microdermabrasion be best?
I have Factor V Leiden, is it safe to have microdermabrasion? (5 answers)
I have Factor V Leiden, a condition that increases my chances of developing abnormal blood clots. I am not on anything at this present time. Would it be safe to have microdermabrasion?
Does Microdermabrasion help with blackheads and whiteheads? (5 answers)
Is this the best treatment for blackheads and whiteheads
If I suffer from rosacea and had severe scaring of acne, do you recommend microdermabrasion or laser? (5 answers)
I am light- skinned and my skin is extremely oily, delicate and sensitive. i have been used many products into my face to eliminate redness and scars with no luck. Please advise.
Does microdermabrasion work on both freckles and blackheads? (5 answers)
I'm really interested in finding a treatment that can effectively address both of these issues. Can microdermabrasion help remove them?
Is there any other solution for scar removal? (5 answers)
I had laser scar removal and am now dealing with larger scars than before. I've tried chemical peels, bleaching creams, etc. Is there any other solution?
What is the bst treatment for enlarged Pores? (5 answers)
Is there a filler or anything else to help with large pores around the mouth and cheeks?
Can a 18 year old, non-overweight girl, am I still a good candidate for SmartLipo? (5 answers)
I am 18 and currently weigh about 140 at 5ft7. I am not overweight by any means and in good health and relatively good shape. I want to shed the "flab" covering my ab muscles. Am I a good candidate for smartlipo?
Do you have to have multiple treatments for Laser Resurfacing? (5 answers)
I've heard that the price is $2500 my friend told me it was only 1200. Is that fee for one treatment? Also, I read online that for darker complected people it may cause scarring or dark spots to become darker. IS that true?
Which Laser Resurfacing Procedure is best for sun damaged skin? (5 answers)
Which laser resurfacing procedure should I choose for sun damaged skin?
I have a scar from a childhoos surgery with laser resurfacing help? (5 answers)
I have a scar under my right ear from surgery I had when I was a child. I have a scar about the size of a quarter. I was wondering of Laser Resurfacing would be able to remove this scar. The scar is dark tone.
While I was pregnant I devloped something that looks like freckles, what are they and can I get rid of them? (5 answers)
The freckles on my face have multiplied and have now formed what looks like very large freckles, while I was pregnant and didn't go away. What is this and is there anything I can do?
Is laser resurfacing or IPL best for a scar I've had for 17 years? (5 answers)
I have a pigmentation scar of about 3 inches by 2 inches wide, which is darker than my skin color. I am sure it is embedded deep into my skin because I used an Obagi kit on this and it did not help with lightening it. Would IPL be best for this pigmentation or resurfacing?
Thick coarse hair on face, which is the best laser to get permanat results? (5 answers)
I have thick coarse hair on my face.. under the chin and the sides of my face. Currently, I'm using a threading method to remove hair. My skin is olive and the hair is darker.
Please advise. Can I get a permnant result and which laser is best for my skin.
What is the condition and treatment for short thick hairs that appeat to be blackheads (but are not) on your nose? (5 answers)
I have a client with hairs on the sides of his nose that look like blackheads but are short, coarse hairs. what is the condition and how can it be treated? Preferably without electrolisis or laser...
Which is the best type of laser to use for Laser Hair Removal? (5 answers)
Alexandrite, Ruby, Diode, and Yag all seem to be used, but is one of them better than the others?
Does Juvederm work on upper lip wrinkles? (5 answers)
Do Juvederm injections work on deep upper lip wrinkles?
Can massage increase the swelling after Juvederm treatment? (5 answers)
I've just had my nose and mouth treated with Juvederm. One side was more worked (plumped) than the other so I started massaging it in an effort to even out the effects, but it only got worse! Could it be possible that my massaging dispersed the filler into the upper side of the nasolabial fold? When will the swelling subside?
How much Juvederm should I be getting if it's my first time? (5 answers)
I am interested in dramatic but natural looking results.
Is it normal to have a joker-looking smile after Juvederm? (5 answers)
Today I got Juvederm injections to address my marionette lines. Now, I look like I have cotton balls in my mouth and have a joker-looking smile. Is this normal?
My lips feel lumpy after having Juvederm injections, will they smooth out in a few days? (5 answers)
I had Juvederm filler placed in my lip 3 days ago. There was some bleeding and a fair amount of bruising. It is getting better, but my lips still feel lumpy. Will that smooth out in a few days or not? Should I contact my provider?
Had 0.2cc juvederm in rim of orbit area, and it looks a little lumpy. I am not happy with the result. Will this dissolve? (5 answers)
Will this dissolve on it's own. I don't want another injection to remove it because I am so prone to bruising.
Can Juvederm cause granulomas? (5 answers)
Is this a common side effect of Juvederm? What can be done to treat granulomas if they occur?
Why do I have blisters on my lip after juvederm treatment? (5 answers)
I got juvederm in my upper lip yesterday and today I have these huge clear blisterlike areas under my lip. They don't hurt and they are not red or irritated. I called my doc and she said to massage it for a week. Why did this happen? Will I be ok?
Juvederm results have diminished after 7 weeks (5 answers)
I had Juvederm injected into my lips about 7 weeks ago and initially loved the results. There are 2 problems however:
The results seem to have diminished significantly already. I can hardly tell that I had the procedure done now. Also, there is a bubble like bump on the underneath area of my upper lip. It looks clear almost like a blister, but it is not.
Will dissolving Juvederm injections completely remove all noticable unwanted volume? (5 answers)
I had Juvederm Voluma injections done yesterday. I am extremely unhappy with the results. Most of the product was concentrated in my cheek area, and when I smile my cheecks are abnormally fat and my eyes look more hollow than ever.
What is the best Lip Enhancement treatment? (5 answers)
I would like to enhance my upper lip, what is the best procedure for a permenent fix?
What type of medical professional can perform LipoDissolve on patients? (5 answers)
What kind of medical professional should I consult, and what type of qualifications are required to perform LipoDissolve?
When can I exercise after laser liposuction? (5 answers)
how long do I have to wait before I could go back to exercises IF i do laser lipo on my thigh ( love handles)? I love exercises, cycling, climb hills and trampoline. I am over weight by 10 kilos, the fats are very hard on my love handles. Thanks.
Can a patient with high blood pressure get Laser Liposuction? (5 answers)
Is this advisable?
If you are Anemic is it safe to get Laser Liposuction? (5 answers)
Is this too dangerous? Are there other options for weight loss if you are anemic?
Why is Laser Liposuction not recommended for diabetics? (5 answers)
Whis is this not recommended?
Can Laser Lipsuction be used in the Mons area after a past tummy tuck? (5 answers)
Is this safe and possible?
Can my 11-year-old have laser hair removal to her upper lip? (5 answers)
Is laser hair removal safe and effective at this young age?
How much weight loss can I expect from laser liposuction? (5 answers)
How much weight can I expect to lose after laser liposuction?
Can Laser Liposuction be used to remove Lipomas? (5 answers)
Is Laser Liposuction the correct procedure to use to remove Lipomas?
Can Laser Lipo work on sagging knees? (5 answers)
Can laser liposuction improve sagging knees? Is there an alternative procedure?
Do IPL treatments help remove/reduce stretch marks? (5 answers)
I was told online that intense pulsed light (IPL) treatments are good for reducing/removing stretch marks from the back of the legs and lower back. Is this true?
Can IPL treatments damage your eyes? (5 answers)
Immediately after an intense pulsed light (IPL) treatment, my eyes were sore, heavy and watery. The ophthalmologist prescribed medication, which took months to repair my eyes. They still aren't 100 percent. The Dermapod IPL provider said there's no way the treatment was responsible. Is this true or false?
Once you complete the four to six treatments of Fraxel, how long does it last? Is it determined by skin care and sunscreen? (5 answers)
I am about to have a Thermage treatment and possibly Fraxel later. I would like to know if I will need no further treatments after the initial four to six treatments with proper skin care.
Does genesis skin rejuvenation work for melasma? (5 answers)
my mom has melasma and cant find a way get rid of it. Are there any creams available that work as well? thank you
Can fotofacial/ipl treatments lighten freckles? (5 answers)
Or is there a better treatment for dark freckles?
Can permanent fillers be used on a stomach scar? (5 answers)
I have a scar under my belly button from a tubal ligation. I'm not sure why he cut me there. It healed very well, but if I gain just a little weight, It looks like I have two belly buttons. I don't like wearing bikinis and am self conscious around my fiance. Can dermal fillers be used on a stomach scar? What other alternatives do I have?
Can dermal fillers be used to fill a deep hollow created after a piercing was rejected by the body? (5 answers)
I had my eyebrow pierced for 6years until my body rejected it. I am now left with a deep hollow where it was pierced. I have tried laser but it was unsuccessful (although the scar disappeared when swollen after the laser session). Would dermal fillers be the solution?
Fotofacial versus IPL, what's the difference? (5 answers)
What are the differences between Fotofacial, Photofacial, and Intense Pulsed Light therapy, and what can these treatments be used for?
Is Intense Pulse Light therapy an effective treatment for stretch marks? (5 answers)
I have moderate, white stretch marks on my stomach and chest after having a baby. Is IPL a good option, or is another treatment better for this?
Should the skin be pink after the brown spots crust off? (5 answers)
Three days ago I had ipl treatment on my face. Several of the spots crusted and flakes away leaving pink skin underneath. Is this normal or was I burned. What do I do now?
I am 44 and still on oral contraceptives. Could I benefit from laser treatment? (5 answers)
I have melasma on my face. I am 44 and still on oral contraceptives. Could I benefit from laser treatment?
Can I expect lasting results from fraxel or other laser treatmentsto remove my melasma while I am still on birth control pills?
Is IPL and infra red light the same treatment? (5 answers)
Can someone explain the difference between IPL and infra red light treatments?
Does an IPL/PhotoFacial tighten sagging skin? (5 answers)
As above, does IPL/PhotoFacial also tighten your skin or does that call for a different procedure?
Can Dermal Fillers cause skin cancer? (5 answers)
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?
Can heat dissolve Dermal Fillers? (5 answers)
I had one of the newer fillers that helps produce collagen. Then I had a facial with a laser?It seems the filler dissolved, can this be attributable to the laser/heat?
Can a chemical peel eliminate melasma? (5 answers)
Can a chemical peel eliminate melasma?
Is a Chemical Peel the best option for Hyperpigmentation? (5 answers)
I have post inflammatory hyperpigmentation on my back and I have brown skin. I've tried microdermabrasions but they got a little too expensive are Chemical Peels effective?
What is the best treatment for Melasma? (5 answers)
I have tried laser treatments and it left my face worse doctors now say a chemical peel helps, what should I do?
Is it very unsafe to breastfeed after a Chemical Peel? (5 answers)
I had a chemical peel last week and wasn't aware of the risk related to breastfeeding. Over 72 have passed and I continued to breastfeed post treatment. What have I done?
Will a chemical peel get rid of skin tags on my upper cheek? (5 answers)
I have small skin tags on my upper cheek, would a chemical peel get rid of them?
Is there a recovery period required with chemical peels? (5 answers)
Will I be ready to go back to my regular schedule right after the procedure?
Can poison ivy be treated with Chemical Peels (5 answers)
I developed 2 sunspots on my face. It occurred when i was working outdoors. At that time I also contracted poison ivy on my legs. I was I was wondering if the poison ivy causes or contributed to sunspots or if this was just coincidence. Can chemical
Why is there a fold in cheek when I smile? (5 answers)
I recently got botox about 3 weeks ago. I had 12 cc around each eye for crow's feet. Last week i noticed a fold on one side in my cheek when i smile. It makes me look like a wrinkled witch. will this go away? i have a photo i can send?
Can you use Botox and Juvederm if you have Celiac Disease? (5 answers)
Can you use Botox and Juvederm if you have Celiac Disease?
Does botox affect Dilation of eyes? (5 answers)
Does botox affect Dilation of eyes?
Botox vs. Juvederm (5 answers)
How is Botox different from dermal fillers like Juvederm?
Can Botox be used to reduce the squareness of my jaws? (5 answers)
I've read about injecting botox to cause muscle atrophy around the jaw lines hence making your face to appear slimmer or less square. How effective and safe is the procedure?
Is there an acne pill for mild acne? (5 answers)
I have mild acne on my chin and cheeks, which is really getting me down. I tried dianette, but that made it worse when I took it for two months. What other acne medicine can I try?
What is the most effective acne treatment? (5 answers)
I have many pimples on my forehead and face, and it looks so bad! I really want something that can remove my acne and cure these pimples. What do you recommend?
Is there a chance of recurring acne after a chemical peel or other acne treatment? (5 answers)
Is there any cure for Melasma? (5 answers)
My forehead and cheeks are affected by Melasma for past 4 years. Is there any cure for Melasma?
Is acne laser treatment dangerous? (5 answers)
What are the risks of this procedure. Does it hurt? And does it work the same for dark skinned individuals?
Is Birth Control good for Mild Hormonal Acne? (5 answers)
I am 14, I have mild acne and I know it is hormonal. I wanted to try Birth Control because I heard it works good to help with hormones that cause acne like testastorone. Will Birth Control be good for me?
What is a good topical treatment for rough sun damaged skin? (5 answers)
I used to sunbathe a lot without sunscreen and now my forehead has rough, crackly patches. Its not wrinkles ( I don't think) but really bothers me and makes me feel old. Is there a good topical cream for this problem?
Is laser treatment for removing Age Spots safe for pregnant women or those trying to conceive? (5 answers)
Is laser treatment for removing Age Spots safe for pregnant women or those trying to conceive? Also what kind of laser treatment is best for erasing age spots?
How long will Laser Acne Treatment keep my acne at bay? (5 answers)
How long will Laser Acne Treatment keep my acne at bay?
What are the best OTC acne treatment products? (5 answers)
Which over-the-counter acne products are most effective? Are there any particular active ingredients to look for?
How can I improve facial skin tone and texture? (5 answers)
I have had acne since I was 14 years old. It has been 8 years, and I still have it. I was wondering if there's anything I can do to improve my facial skin tone and texture. I have various depressions and acne scars. Thank you.
Why is birth control a good acne treatment? (4 answers)
My dermatologist mentioned birth control as a possible treatment for my acne if topicals didn't work. How could birth control affect my face?
What can I do about skin damage from tanning beds? (4 answers)
I used to tan outdoors and in the tanning bed quite heavily as a teenager and into my twenties. I'm now in my thirties and am regretting all of this. What type of treatments are available that can help with the sun spots, freckles and wrinkles?
What is best treatment for minimizing Melasma? (4 answers)
One of my doctors plans to purchase derma rollers and then she would treat me with skin lightening cream and medicines to reach the underneath skin layers to minimize my melasma. Would that approach be effective or would IPL be more effective?
Can steroid injections flatten a scar and reduce the itchiness? (4 answers)
If a raised scar itches, does it mean that it is repairing and healing? Can steroid injection really flatten it?
What is the best treatment for Cystic Acne? (4 answers)
I get cystic acne sometime with regular breakouts, am an adult. What can I do about discoloration, blemishes, slight scarring?
What is the best treatment for Adult Acne? (4 answers)
I want to know what treatment will clear up my adult acne.
What is the best treatment for whiteheads? (4 answers)
i have whiteheads all over my face and I'm wondering what treatment would be the best for my problem
I've had acne since giving bith to my son 2 years ago, would this still be considerd hormonal acne? (4 answers)
I am 19 years old, and my acne is persistent and I have dry skin, and otc medications do not work for my acne since giving birth. Would you consider this hormonal acne still? What would be the best treatment?
Is Acne not completely curable? (4 answers)
Are there any acne treatments that completely eliminate acne for good?
How do I get rid of acne cysts on my own?? (4 answers)
I have a big acne cysts on my chest. What are several over-the-counter medications that are good for acne cysts? Is it necessary to go to a dermatologist to have this treated?
Does the type of lesion affect the Acne Treatment I should choose? (4 answers)
What are the different "types" of acne, and what treatment options are best for each?
What is the best acne treatment to get rid of blackheads? (4 answers)
What is the best acne treatment? I am 22 years of age and have black spots on my face my skin is oily. I don't currently use any cream on my face. What should I do?
Can a laser treatment remove acne and prevent it from coming back? (4 answers)
My acne has gotten worse over the past two years. I have tried a lot of facial washes and I do not know what to do anymore. It is keeping me from enjoying a social life. What can I do?
Can a teenage boy have laser acne and acne scar treatment? (4 answers)
I have a lot of acne and acne scars on my face and I want to treat it with laser. Am I a candidate for laser at my age?
Will a chemical peel permanantly remove my acne and scars? (4 answers)
What is the best way to get rid of acne? (4 answers)
I've had acne for 3 years now and I'm determined to get rid of it. I wanted to ask if you could give me some advice of how I could get rid of my acne? I've tried a lot of creams, but none of them work. I would appreciate advice on how to treat my acne and what products to try using.
Multiple treatments haven't worked. Doctor suggests ELOS facial rejuvenation (4 answers)
I am 29 and have had acne since I was 14. Acne became cystic and severe at 26. Took Accutane 2 times in the past 2 years, 1 time for 5 months and year later for 7 months. My acne is coming back again. The doctor suggests ELOS facial rejuvenation. Do you agree? Will that clear the acne?
How long does the lazer acne treatment last? (4 answers)
How long does the lazer acne treatment last?
Should I stay on Isoretinoin tablets or not for my acne? (4 answers)
I've been on isoretinoin tablets-10mg for more than 8 months. My body weight is 53kg. I've had some improvement after 5 months only,; owever, my face scars still, but acne has reduced significantly. Should i still continue taking the tablets, or should I stop? The only side effects I'm experiencing is dry skin.
Can a teenager get acne treatment? (4 answers)
Can a teenager get acne laser treatment?
Is it safe to have Botox done if you have Lyme Disease? (4 answers)
I have late stage Lyme Disease. I have heard conflicting stories from both doctors and patients about the possible side effects of using Botox on a Lyme Disease infected patient. Is Botox safe to use in persons with chronic Lyme Disease?
Liquid Facelift, what is it? (4 answers)
I don’t have time to recover from a regular facelift, and I heard that a liquid facelift can provide results that are just as significant. What exactly is a liquid facelift? How do the results compare to a traditional facelift, and is Botox used in the procedure?
Can Botox cause facial fat to move? (4 answers)
Six months ago I had a botox injection near the crows feet of my eyes. The fat of my cheeks seems to have been lowering on my face. I used to have apple cheeks when I smiled. Now when I smile my cheeks seem much lower. Is the Botox a possible explana
What to do? Botox while pregnant! (4 answers)
I got botox last week (bridge between nose, 20 units) and found out this morning that I'm pregnant. Im guessing I'm about 6 weeks. Is there anyway to remove it? Anything that I should do? Has anyone had a healthy baby after botox? I'm so scared
Is Botox dangerous if the patient has pulmonary problems? (4 answers)
If you are 76 years old with pulmonary problems is Botox not a good ide? And if not how long does a treatment last?
what is blue light? (4 answers)
Can you give me some general information on what blue light is, and what conditions it treats the most effectively?
Can a Chemical Peel freshen my skin? (4 answers)
My face is very pale, dry, and a few fadeing freckles, with some facial vein. Will a chemical peel help brighten my complexion?
I have a hyperpigmented scar from a TCA Peel, what should I do to treat it? (4 answers)
Can Triluma eradicate the hyperpigment/post inflammatory scar caused by a TCA peel on face? Or will another TCA peel help? What other options do i have done? i just want the color brown of the deep burn to go away is it possible?
What's the best treatment for acne scarring/fine lines & wrinkles? (4 answers)
I have acne scarring w/ fine lines & wrinkles what procedures are good options?
What results can I expect from a Chemical Peel? (4 answers)
will I need repeat treatments?
Can BOTOX travel around my body once injected? (4 answers)
I know BOTOX is a toxin could it paralyze me?
Is it normal for Botox to cause jaw enlargement? (4 answers)
I had a Botox injection of 40 units for the second time in two years. This second time, about 10 weeks after the injection, I find that my jaw looks bigger and wider and feels heavier. Is there any way to resolve this?
Brown spots on my face after a TCA Peel. (4 answers)
I did a at home tca peel, which left some pretty noticeable brown spots on my face. It hasn’t started to peel yet, but will these spots come off?
What kind of peel would I do for acne and rosacea? (4 answers)
I am 55 have rosacea on one cheek, large pores, blackheads and scarring. What kind of peel would work good on these issues?
When should I stop Retinol usage before a Chemical Peel? (4 answers)
When should I stop Retinol usage before a Chemical Peel and how soon after can I begin treatment again?
When is it safe to wear makeup after a Chemical Peel? (4 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.
Are combining a mild Chemical Peel and Microdermbrasion safe? (4 answers)
I recently had a consultation at a spa. Was told that a Chemical Peel and Microdermabrasion will be the best treatment for me. Generally speaking is this safe?
Are Chemical Peels safe for darker-pigmented skin? (4 answers)
I’m African American, and would like to get a chemical peel, but I’ve heard that peels can cause hyperpigmentation. Is this true, and are there certain peels I could look for that would be safe for me?
Does Fraxel hurt? (4 answers)
I want to have Fraxel treatments, but I’m a little worried about potential pain. Is Fraxel resurfacing painful?
Are scabs a scarring concern after chemical peels? (4 answers)
I had a chemical peel and extraction process which left me with two scabs afterwards. When I towel dry my face, I accidentally scrub off those scabs leaving pinkish skin behind. Is that going to cause scarring, or is this normal and will heal without leaving marks?
Is the CO2 Laser good for melasma? (4 answers)
I am 30 yrs old married and no children. I have suffered from melasma for years years and have done a number of peel like TCA, SPA, Retesis, Gycolis , MCS but no effect. I have melasma around cheeks. My doctor advised the co2 Laser. Pls advise.
Is Cosmelan safe if you have type 1 diabetes? (4 answers)
Is this advisable?
Does Cosmelan help with Vitiligo? (4 answers)
I would like to even out my skin tone to the white patches and want to know if you think this product would work as a permanent depigmentation?
Will Cosmelan help make a person look younger? (4 answers)
Will Cosmelan make a person look younger?
Is having Cosmelan while pregant or breastfeeding safe? (4 answers)
I have done the Cosmelan precedure before and loved the results. Now I am 7 months pregnant, and my melasma is returning with a vengeance due to hormonal changes. Can I do Cosmelan while pregnant or while breastfeeding?
Can Cosmelan be used on dark skin? (4 answers)
What will be the out come?
Is it safe to have a facelift while Dermal Fillers are still taking effect? (4 answers)
Or should I wait until the effects have worn off?
Is it safe to use dermal fillers in the decolletage? (4 answers)
Is it a good idea to get dermal injections in the upper breast area? I just want a little bit more fullness, but want to make sure it is safe to do this.
Are any new Dermal Fillers coming out this year? (4 answers)
Are there any dermal fillers being developed that may last longer than what is currently available?
Which dermal procedure has the least swelling? (4 answers)
Is there any type of wrinkle reduction that I can do around my eyes and laugh lines which have little or no swelling?
Will dermabrasion cause my skin to bleed? (4 answers)
How deep does dermabrasion go? How do the results compare to strong chemical peels?
What procedures can reduce pore size? (4 answers)
I have huge pores and I'd like to do something to reduce them. I'm looking for something under $500. Is there anything like that?
Does this procedure do anything to reduce pore size? (4 answers)
Does this procedure do anything to reduce size of pores?
Recently had terrible reaction to Photofacial, could it have burned the subdermal layer and caused permanent damage? (4 answers)
Have had PFs before (2), 4 weeks apart. I'm not using any new meds or face products, just a different tech. Luminesse laser, same settings caused my face to swell like a balloon, lumpy, and red almost like histamine reaction. 4 days later, prednisone & still not fixed. HELP!
How to prevent scarring? (4 answers)
I had ipl 5 days ago. On that day, 1 of the brownspots wiped off while washing my face. It never had a chance to crust. Its now infected. I'm on oral antibiotics & using bacitracin. Was this a blister? More import-what can I do to prevent scarring?
When can I have IPL after a breakout? (4 answers)
Is there a certain amount of time I need to wait after pimples go away before I can have IPL? Will IPL make the breakout worse if it's done too soon?
I have hyperpigmitation from lazer...can Fotofacial help? (4 answers)
Will Fotofacial help with hyperpiminattion and can it cause more hyperpigmitation? If so is there a better procedure to use?
Is it normal to have breakouts 4 days after my first IPL treatment? (4 answers)
I had my first IPL treatment for facial redness and broken veins. 4 days since my first treatment and I've had breakouts of pimples. i havent had such a breakout since my teens im in my mid 30s now.
Can someone get burned by a fotofacial IPL laser even if it is a low setting? (4 answers)
I heard some many bad reviews about people getting burned from this laser. I have fair skin and facial veins I want to get rid of. Also, what are the reasons why someone would get burned. If a person is burned does it eventually clear?
Can the effects of Perlane injections be reversed? (4 answers)
Last week I had Perlane injected into my cheeks. One cheek came out perfect, while the other became flat and hard to the touch. The problematic cheek is indented, almost like the filler went into an empty hole. There is no contour. Can this be corrected?
What are some freckle therapy treatment options for Asians? (4 answers)
I am an Asian. There is a piece of yellow and light brown spots on the left side of my face. I am not sure that is freckle or something else. Currently I am looking for a treatment to cure it, please assist me with more relevant info.
After having dermal fillers, can I have diamond tip facials without damaging the injectable? (4 answers)
I am afraid the suction will help to dissolve or disperse the injected filler.
What are normal side effects after fillers? (4 answers)
I have daily headaches after face filler and Botox on my forehead and between eyebrows this month. Why? Also, when the filler is gone will I my face be more stretched out than it would have been without the fillers?
Can Fraxel help with loose skin on the face. (4 answers)
Wondering which procedure provides the best results for loose skin on face, with very little fatty tissue underneath? The fraxel laser or IPL?
Will Fraxel help reduce hypopigmentation? (4 answers)
I have a 4 year old small scrape on my forehead/hair line from a car accident that has healed completely but it's now hypopigmented(almost a tad pinkish). Will this work to bring back the pigment in my skin to blend in with the skin around it?
Is Fractional Resurfacing safe around the eyes? (4 answers)
I have sun damage around my eyes that is more noticeable on one side. Would fractional resurfacing be a safe and effective treatment for this area?
Which IPL machine is the best? (4 answers)
I had IPL done about 7 years ago (approximately 6 treatments were performed). I need at least one more to touch things up. I used to know the best kind of machine, but don't remember now. I was told they are not all equal and that there is a better kind of machine. Do you know which IPL machine is the best?
Can I get an IPL photofacial if I am on coumadin? (4 answers)
I am on coumadin due to damaged vein during a previous back surgery. I have a stent in my left iliac vein and am factor 5 lieden. I have very good health otherwise. Can I have a IPL photofacial?
How much weight can you lose with Laser Liposuction? (4 answers)
How much weight can you lose with Laser Liposuction?
Are there any reports of Laser Lipo causing cancer? (4 answers)
Is laser lipo cancerous?
If I have Type II diabetes, can I have liposuction? (4 answers)
I am currently loosing weight however my stomach area doesnt seem to be going down, so i would like to speed up that process. I have Type II diabetes can I have liposuction?
How many areas can be done at one time during Laser Liposuction? (4 answers)
Also how soon after having regular liposuction can one have laser liposuction done?
How do I know which liposuction procedure is best for me? (4 answers)
How does one determine the best liposuction procedure?
Can Laser Liposuction remove lipomas? (4 answers)
Can the laser liposuction removal technique be used on lipomas that are between 1/8" and up to 1.25" wide?
My husband has had hair bumps since his laser hair removal treatment, how can he make them go away? (4 answers)
My husband had an intense pulsed light and radiofrequency treatment to remove hair from a small area on his neck. Two days after treatment he experienced hair bumps that have yet to go away. It has been three weeks. We've pulled the hairs out but the bumps are still there. What should we do?
Is Laser Liposuction the same as Zerona? (4 answers)
If not which is better?
Is there fat that cannot be removed by regular Liposuction? (4 answers)
I have been told that i have fat that is located between my organs and cannot be removed by regular lipo procedure, is this true?
How long doesa LipoDissolve injection last? (4 answers)
I had injections in my abdomen and it has been 2 or 3 yrs. My abdomen is still bumpy, it doesn't hurt or any pain, but I want to get pregnant and I was wondering if the injections would affect the pregnancy?
Can microdermabrasion cause acne? (4 answers)
Could the little crystals/abrasives directed toward the skin become trapped and aggravate acne or other blemishes?
Can Mesotherapy help get rid of the fat that builds up in the hypogastric area of the abdomen, the area just above the genitals? (4 answers)
If it does, then for a man, is there any risk to the genitals in any way, shape or form?
Can laser tattoo removal work on huge tattoos? (4 answers)
I have a giant blue rose on my neck. I've had three laser treatments and I've noticed hardly any difference besides a little bit of pain after the treatments. There appears to be no fading whatsoever. It's a very dark blue rose with green leaves
Is it true that a large tattoo only needs 6-10 treatments? (4 answers)
How many treatments do you need to remove a multicolored large tattoo? My Dr. told me its six?
Does it cost extra for numbing pain during Laser Tattoo Removal? (4 answers)
Like using anesthesia? Or is that cost covered with the procedure all together?
I got lips injection now in side of my lip is bubbled. (4 answers)
After few days I got my lips done, don't know if its was rytaline or juv, anyhow, I have this buble that you can actually see my vein in. It does not hurt, but it's small and I can feel it. Its been 3 months now and I never botherd going back to her. What is this?
Juvederm still a big lump (4 answers)
I had juvederm injected on both sides of my face - cheeks and marionette lines, my right side is still swollen and a great big lump of juvederm is sitting at my cheek - this was injected in December - should I have it disolved - red and sore.
How long does it take for Juvederm to dissolve? (4 answers)
I got Juvederm injections above my lip and around my smile lines 4 days ago. My lips are still swollen and I can hardly open my mouth or smile. How long does it take for Juvederm to dissolve?
How long does it take to heal from a laser resurfacing treatment? (4 answers)
How long does it take to heal to the degree that one can go out in public without makeup?
Does Vitrase melt away healthy tissues when used after Juvederm? (4 answers)
I understand that vitrase melts away dermal fillers like juvederm when they are injected incorrectly or overfilled. Can Vitrase hurt my skin or natural tissues, destroying them along with the dermal filler?
After Juvederm injections do I need to massage the area to make lumps go away? (4 answers)
I just had injections yesterday and now have large lumpy area next to smile lines, I thought the filler was injected in lines not tissue around it. Does this go away or does it need to be massaged into wrinkle area?
Ethnic background and dermal fillers (4 answers)
I’m of a bi-racial ethnic background, and I’ve heard that some dermal fillers cause negative side effects in people of color. Is this true? What are these side effects, and does Juvederm cause them?
Which laser is best for permanent removal on type I skin? (4 answers)
I have type I skin, red hair but dark and very coarse beard. I want to permanently remove facial hair to avoid ingrowns. Which type of laser is recommended in this case? How does the hormonal factor of male facial hair affect treatment? Thanks!
Freckle and mole removal procedure that also won't cause scarring? (4 answers)
Im not sure what procedure would remove freckles & moles (flat, not raised) off of my body. I am fair complected with many freckles & moles...is there any thing to remove them without scarring?
Why would wrinkles not disappear after a laser resurfacing treatment? (4 answers)
I had laser resurfacing done two weeks ago. All of the swelling is gone, but my wrinkles appear to be the same as they were before the expensive procedure. Why do I still have wrinkles when it was supposed to remove them? I am not that old, nor am I that wrinkled.
Would laser resurfacing close a hole I have on my face? (4 answers)
I am a 22-year-old woman with a hole in her face. I removed a mole at home seven years ago and a few days later removed the flattened area that was left over from the initial mole removal. There has been a hole there ever since. Would laser resurfacing help? Or, are there any other treatments that you could suggest? I am so worried. Please help.
How effective is Laser Resurfacing on post baby stretch marks? (4 answers)
How effective is laser treatment on post baby stretch marks? Is there a better procedure for this ailment?
How soon after having Smart Lipo can I go work out? (4 answers)
What is the time period that I should wait?
How long until should one wait to have intercourse again after belly lipo? (4 answers)
I had the surgery on my tummy about a week ago, and I was wondering how long I should wait to have intercourse with my partner again?
Can Smart Lipo treat cellulite? (4 answers)
I know SmartLipo is mostly used for toning and contouring, but will it help reduce the appearance of cellulite on my thighs?
I would like to start using something to help fade/remove the scars from Smart Lipo, what can I do? (4 answers)
I have dark skin and my surgery was two weeks ago. I would like to start using something to help fade/remove the scars but don't know what to use. Any advice?
Do you have to be a certain age to get Smart Lipo? (4 answers)
Are specialists allowed to perform smart lipo on minors?
How much fat can be removed with Smart Lipo? (4 answers)
How much fat can be removed when you have Smart Lipo?
What are the best Skin Rejuvenation methods for younger skin? (4 answers)
I'm in my late 20s, so my skin is still fairly young, but I've noticed some unevenness in tone and texture lately and want to address it. The skin looks dull, sometimes blotchy and feels rough/flaky at times. What are the best methods for me?
I have dark touch skin on the knuckles on my feet and hands, what can I do to treat this? (4 answers)
What can I do to get rid of this tough dark skin on my knuckles? I have tried different creams and it has made it worse. I also have dark patches on both sides of my face due to toning cream and sun burn, what ingredients should I look for in produc
What are the best products for hair loss? (4 answers)
Do you have any suggestions for hair loss treatments or products?
Is it possible for 1vial of Sculptra to produce results? (4 answers)
I'm 35 and want to know if 1 vial is ever enough?
Do physician’s offices and medspas both use the same microdermabrasion formula? (4 answers)
Or are different strengths or procedures used depending on the facility?
Is Microdermabrasion safe for very sensitive skin? (4 answers)
I have red hair and very fair, freckly skin. My skin tends to get very red and splotchy, and I would like to address it but don’t want a bad reaction. Is microdermabrasion a good choice?
Can Microdermabrasion treat melasma? (4 answers)
Is microdermabrasion a good choice for melasma?
Wrinkles on my face since I moved to Florida (4 answers)
I am 56 years old and always looked 40 until I moved to Florida. I have wrinkles around my mouth and lost collagen and elasticity. I heard chemical peels are good for this. I don't really let the sun on my face, but I do smoke. What would you recommend?
After using an at-home microdermabrasion device, I have severe ingrown hairs. What can I do? (4 answers)
I used an at-home microdermabrasion device and now I have severe ingrown hairs that are infected and cause emotional problems. The breakouts are extreme and has cause me to be very reclusive and self-conscious. I have coarse hair that is mostly light in color. What can I do?
Can microdermabrasion eliminate my acne scars? (4 answers)
I've heard microdermabrasion can't correct deep, uneven scarring. I'm a fair-skinned brunette. My skin, though oily, is very smooth thanks to RX creams. However, I am left with light pinks scars on my face. Can microdermabrasion eliminate this, or is another procedure best?
What is the best light source for PDT? (4 answers)
I have several different physicians wanting to use different types of lasers to activate the PDT and I'm not sure if the light source will make some sort of difference.
How long after Restylane treatments can I have a spray tan? (4 answers)
How long after Restylane treatments can I have a spray tan?
Can a woman with factor five leiden receive restylane injections? (4 answers)
Can a woman with factor five leiden receive restylane injections?
Why would Restylane injections dissolve after only a week? (4 answers)
I had Restylane injected into the perpendicular lines above my upper lip last week. When the swelling went down, the areas that were injected looked exactly like it did before the treatment. Could the filler be inert or defective? I feel like it is an "Emperor's New Clothes" story!
Can you inject Sculptura when other fillers are present? (4 answers)
Can you inject Sculptura when other fillers are present?
Which filler lasts the longest? (4 answers)
I have tried several different fillers, including Restylane, and they only last me about month. What should I try or do?
Can Radiesse be removed? (4 answers)
I had radiesse in my temples, but on my right side the radiesse has moved down under my eye. I have a large hard ball of radiesse under my eye, can this be rectified?
How can I treat an allergic reaction to Radiesse? (4 answers)
I receive the total of one syringe of Radiesse an inch below my eyes to fill in indentations and down on the bottom of my face to help alleviate the jowls over two weeks ago. In those areas, I've had acne, redness & swelling that continues to grow daily.
Does the velashape have a lifting effect on the buttocks? (4 answers)
Does the Velashape have a lifting effect on the buttocks? Thanks!
Who should not get Velashape? (4 answers)
Can those with a history of PCOS or autoimmune problems have this done?
Is Latisse safe for indefinite use and will it continue to maintain longer lashes? (4 answers)
I've been using Latisse for about a year and would like to continue using it. Is this safe?
Lash tint with Latisse? (4 answers)
Is it okay to get a salon lash tint while using Latisse? Will it impact the effectiveness?
Is there a risk that latisse can cause the opposite effect? (4 answers)
Is it possible for latisse to cause eyelashes to fall out, during or after use?
Could Latisse help me regrow eyebrows? (4 answers)
Or does it only work on eyelashes?
What is a liquid face lift? (4 answers)
What is a liquid face lift and how does it work? Can this procedure be used for a neck lift?
Is Hyperhydrosis Botox Treatment also done with injections? (3 answers)
Or is the medicine administered differently? Do you have to use more of the medication for non-cosmetic botox treatments?
Do you need twice as many units of Dysport to be effective? (3 answers)
I heard that twice as much Dysport needed to be injected compared to Botox for the same results. Is this true? Why would this be the case?
Can latisse regrow hair anywhere? (3 answers)
Or is it only for eyelashes?
How do I get a prescription for Latisse? (3 answers)
How do I get a prescription for Latisse?
How can I get a speed up the healing of the skin just after Vaser Liposelection on my face? (3 answers)
Do you have any suggestions?
Latisse and Permanent Eye Makeup (3 answers)
I had permanent eyeliner done yesterday. How long should I wait before using Latisse? I stopped the Latisse 1 week before the procedure at the request of my operator. If I wait a few more days to start Latisse, will my eyelashes still be long?
Would Latisse interfere with eye cream? (3 answers)
Does Latisse interfere with eye cream? Should I apply it before or after eye cream?
Will Latisse have a residual effect? (3 answers)
I've been using daily Latisse for six months, and love the results. If I reduced the frequency of applications, to maybe 3 times per week rather than daily, would my new eyelash thickness be maintained? Or do I still need to apply every day?
Where is treatment administered for face and head sweating? (3 answers)
I begin sweating profusely anywhere at anytime for no reason on my face and head. My hair gets very wet and I have to carry a dish towel around to wipe my face. What can be done about this?
Can Botox help with hyperhidrosis in hand and feet? (3 answers)
Can this help with hyperhidrosis in hands and feet?
What is the difference between Velashape and VelaSmooth? (3 answers)
What is the difference between Velashape and VelaSmooth?
Cellulite Treatment (3 answers)
Does VelaShape remove cellulite? Are there really no incisions involved? It sounds too good to be true.
Does thermage treat loose skin? (3 answers)
I had lipo in January and now I have an extra small fold under my one of my butt cheeks. Can thermage treatments help tighten this area? Very little fat was removed. I also have a dimple where too much fat was taken out. Can I have fat put back in?
Will Thermage treat Acne Scars? (3 answers)
My esthetician said that thermage may work to reduce the appearance of my acne scars, but most of the reviews I've read online just talk about it as a wrinkle treatment.
Do you need to be in good health to undergo Thermage treatments? (3 answers)
If you have a connective tissue disorder and have some jowls and skin on the neck sagging can you still benefit from having thermage ?
How do I reduce redness after an at-home facial? (3 answers)
I recently used a new acne wash to give myself a facial, and I got excessive redness on my face and puffy cheeks. I stopped using that cleanser, but how do I reduce the redness? Can you recommend a good every day facial cleanser for acne?
Which is more effective, latisse or revitalash? (3 answers)
What are the differences between these products?
A Bad Result with Radiesse (3 answers)
I recently had Radiesse for frown line between my eyes. The filler went toward my eye and the side of my nose, not the frown line. I have had this treatment for years, but this is the first time this has happened. Is this common? Should I avoid further injections?
Injection in Nasolabial Folds nodule (3 answers)
I had a radiesse injection for nasolabial folds about 2 1/2 weeks ago and now have a pea sized nodule on the left side at the injection site. It's causing area to be puffy/swollen. I was told to massage it that it should help it go away, which it hasn't. Any suggestions? Thanks.
What is the longest filler that you suggest? (3 answers)
What is the best filler for around the face, lips, and nose lines that will last? And how much is the typical cost for each syringe?
Can you use Sculptra and Crestor simultaneously? Is it safe? (3 answers)
My plastic surgeon began my Sculptra. I need 1 more visit. Was put on Crestor 10mg by my internist. Now cosmetic doc refuses to finish the Sculptra. Does Crestor 10mg interfere with Sculptra on my chin and cheek?
just had restylane lip injections yesterday...look too big? (3 answers)
I had lip injections done yesterday for the first time. I'm so scared now, I look fake & my husband wont even look at me. He says I look like the joker. Please tell me they will go down. What can I do? I just wanted them to look full but not like a clown.
Sun spots, age spots and hydroquinone (3 answers)
If I have used hydroquinone directly on age spots, which has only stung and made them darker. Have I damaged my skin? Can I do laser to remove the spots? What would you recommend?
Can I get a LED therapy treatment at a salon rather than a dermatologist? (3 answers)
I see many dermatologist are offering LED light therapy treatments. I have also noticed that salons are offering the same treatments. What is the difference besides cost? And is LED considered a laser treatment?
Does photodynamic therapy treat psoriasis? (3 answers)
I have mild to moderate psoriasis and would like to try treatment options other than internal medication. Is photo therapy effective, and what other options do I have>
Are photodynamic therapy and intense pulse light therapy (IPL) the same? (3 answers)
They sound very similar. What's the difference?
Is fat removal from ProLipo permanent? (3 answers)
Is the fat permanently removed, or can it eventually come back for some reason?
What can you do if you have side effects from the Radiesse derma filler. (3 answers)
My friend had Radiesse filler done. He is having side effects. Will it ever get better? If not what can he do?
Is Radiesse safe to use in the lips? (3 answers)
It it safe to use Radiesse in the lips?
I have acne scars on my face, should I go for microdermabrasion? What are the potential side effects? (3 answers)
Can microdermabrasion be done on the inner thighs? (3 answers)
My inner thighs have some blackheads and are darker than the rest of my thighs. Would microdermabrasion help me?
I had Vitrase injections in the tear troughs to correct a Perlane injection with no change, is there another option? (3 answers)
I had a Perlane injection under the tear troughs with very unfavorable results with lumps and bumps. My doctor was reluctant to inject Vitrase but did so superficially. There were no changes. What else can be done?
Can Perlane be used as a filler for trauma related injuries? (3 answers)
Can this be used to fill the tear trough and upper cheek area after someone has had trauma?
Can I play tennis immediately after having Perlane injections? (3 answers)
Can I go from having Perlane injections to a tennis lesson ?
What are the ingredients used in microdermabrasion facial? (3 answers)
I'm wondering what ingredients are used in the microdermabrasion facial treatment?
Is microdermabrasion worth the cost? (3 answers)
I have fine wrinkles and sunspots, but heard that microdermabrasion isn't worth the cost. I'm 55 years old and would love to have spotless, fresh looking, youthful skin. I've never smoked, but sunbathed a lot. Will a microdermabrasion work?
Is Microdermabrasion suitable for Indian skins? (3 answers)
Is Microdermabrasion suitable for Indian skins?
Can I use Sculptra if am a diabetic? (3 answers)
Can I use Sculptra if am a diabetic?
What's the best skin care regime for me(cleanser, moisturizor, mask)? (3 answers)
I'm a teenager with combination/normal skin. I occasionally have a few pimples when I'm stressed and around my period and my skin is slightly sensitive. Anything I could get at the drugstore would be greatly appreciative.
How do I get rid of my black heads? (3 answers)
How do I get rid of black heads? Is a over the counter procedure or an in office procedure more effective?
What is the best product to fade these brown spots? (3 answers)
I'm 43 and have a few small brown spots on my jaw line and one on my cheek. I can't afford to have a chemical peel- what is the best cosmetic product to fade these spots? I would like to improve the look of my skin in the next 7 months.
Is there a permanent way to get rid of stretch marks? (3 answers)
Will coconut oil or cocoa butter fully restore my skin? (3 answers)
I got cut 3 weeks ago. It has begun to heal and the scab has fallen off. Now, I have a big light scar mark. Can I apply pure coconut oil or something else (like cocoa butter) to help fully restore my skin? Can they speed up the healing process?
What Skin Rejuvenation treatments can help my dry, flaky skin? (3 answers)
I have very dry skin all over my body, and lotions really don't seem to help much. Are there prescription strength creams or other skin rejuvenation treatments I could have that would help keep my skin moisturized?
If I have have mild Psorisis, am I a candidate for Smart Lipo? (3 answers)
If I have have mild Psorisis, am I a candidate for smartLipo?
Will Smart Lipo help with pain caused by excess fat? (3 answers)
What can be done when encapsulated fat areas cause severe pain?
Is there an age limit for when you can get Smart Lipo? (3 answers)
I am 70 yrs old and would like smart lipo on my stomach and neck. Am I too old for this procedure?
What is the difference between Smart Lipo and Zerona? (3 answers)
Not sure what sets one procedure apart from the other?
Can Smart Lipo lasers burn me? (3 answers)
I am concerned about the use of lasers under the skin. Is it possible to be burned during Smart Lipo? What other risks are involved?
Are wand marks a side effect of Smart Lipo? (3 answers)
Is it normal to be able to see where the wand has made marks after smart liipo? If so, how long before it goes away?
I have extra fat/skin on my sides and my inner thighs, would SmartLipo help me? (3 answers)
My BMI is 24 and I am in very good shape. Is Smart Lipo a good choice for me?
Is it normal to be swollen and numb 3 weeks after the Smart Lipo procedure? (3 answers)
I have swelling and numbness in my back after the Smart Lipo procedure. Is this a normal side-effect?
I've recently lost eight but can't get rid the rest of my belly fat. I have tried just about every diet is Smart Lipo an option? (3 answers)
Will Smart Lipo help me get rid of the rest of my belly fat?
What can I do about skin damage from a Revlite 'laser peel'? (3 answers)
I had a Revlite laser peel three months ago that caused white spots interspersed with brown spots. Spa gave a second lighter laser peel to remove but now its worse! What can i do to get my skin back to even skin tone?
What kind of laser for brown spots? (3 answers)
i have alot of sunspots on my face(especially on my chin&cheek).
I was thinking about laser
What kind of laser is appropriate for me?
Should I see a Dermatologist or a Burn Surgeon? (3 answers)
After foot surgery my bandages were too tied and caused what I see as 2nd/3rd degree burns on top of my foot. My DMP is treating it but I am afraid there will be some bad scaring and I want to have it treated by an specialist. Should I see a burn sur
What procedure is the best for removing moles? (3 answers)
My neck area is full of little moles that itch, sometime become irritating, and are unsightly. What can I have done to eliminate them?
With all the current rejuvenation treatments available, short of a facelift? Which treat has the most benefits for the longest period? (3 answers)
I'm a 56 year old female, fitness trainer, red/blonde w/light skin, I see the droop starting around the sides of my lower face/chin and the lines around and on my lips and forehead increasing at an alarming rate, what would you recommend absent facelift?
If laser makes my skin darker in the first session will it become more dark session by session? (3 answers)
If laser makes my skin darker in the first session will it become more dark session by session?
I made one laser session of hair removal for pelvic area and I noticed that the skin has become darker than what it was previously. I want to know if I made another session if my skin will become more darker than it currently is?
Can you get Laser Hair Removal done if you have an autoimmune disease? (3 answers)
I have an autoimmune disease and all of a sudden it hurts when I get my laser hair removal done. Before I was diagnosed with the disease, the laser hair removal never used to hurt
Laser Hair Removal for Facial Hair (3 answers)
I have facial hair. I was young when I first noticed and started shaving it so of course it has gotten worse to the point I have to shave everyday. Does this procedure work on faces and is it safe?
Will laser resurfacing help get rid of my worsening melasma? (3 answers)
My melasma condition has been with me seven years now and seems to be getting worse. Is there any hope that it will improve with laser resurfacing or another treatment, and will it ultimately go away?
With laser hair removal will dark spots be removed as well? (3 answers)
Will the dark spots go away? And does the hair never grow back once you get the treatment?
If you have Vitiligo is it safe to have Juvederm? (3 answers)
Is it safe to use Juvederm if you have vitiligo? Is it possilble the Juvederm can activate the Vitiligo in the areas it is injected?
Can swelling from Juvederm cause additional wrinkles? (3 answers)
I had a deep wrinkle between my eyebrows and Juvederm was recommended. It has been almost two months and the swelling at the arch of the nose and eyebrow have not gone away. It appears that a wrinkle is forming just on this side. Can this happen?
I just got juvederm yesterday in my lips. How long will it take for the swelling to subside? (3 answers)
I just got juvederm yesterday in my lips. How long will it take for the swelling to subside?
Will Juvederm increase the volume? (3 answers)
I suffered from breast cancer in 2003. It was on primary stage. Now, I'm 51 years old and want to know if there are there any risks in a Juvederm treatment?
Does Laser Tattoo Removal hurt? (3 answers)
How much does it hurt to remove a tattoo?
How long do I have to wait until I can have my tatto removed? (3 answers)
I had a tattoo done a month ago, & I realized it was a mistake. I don't know how long I have to wait before I can have it removed?
If I have dark skin will Laser Tattoo Removal be more difficult? (3 answers)
I have dark skin, and want to remove my tattoo its all black, mostly shading. Will I have any problems, does shading come out easier?
Is it okay to have a steroid injection to flatten a scarred hypertrophic tattoo? (3 answers)
Is it okay to have a steroid injection to flatten a scarred hypertrophic tattoo?
What is the best way to flatten a scarred tattoo from laser? (3 answers)
What is the best way to flatten a scarred tattoo from laser?
What tattoo removal alternatives are there to Laser Tattoo Removal? (3 answers)
What are alternative methods to fade a tattoo that is safe and less scarring other else than laser?
Is it normal that it takes more than 6 sessions to remove a semi-professional tattoo? (3 answers)
Is it normal that it takes more than six sessions to remove a semi-professional tattoo?
How to get rid of stubborn solar lentigos? (3 answers)
IPL not strong enough for pigmented lesions on my legs. I've heard YAG laser works better. What's your advice? I've already had several regular IPLs that haven't worked. Thanks.
I have a tatoo on my inner leg. Can this be taken off? (3 answers)
I have a tattoo of a cross about 5 inches long, I really want it removed. I got it when my Mother passed away and really want it removed. How long will it take to remove? Also, can you tell me apporximately how much it will cost (just a ball park figure) thank you.
How soon after getting a new tattoo can you get it removed? (3 answers)
Also, is tattoo excision possible for a 2.5 x 3 located on the breast? If so what type of scar would it cause?
Can mesotherapy be used on the neck? (3 answers)
Or is it only safe for use on the body?
Is Mesotherapy the best fat and cellulite burner? (3 answers)
Which is the best procedure for effective fat and cellulite removal. I am not very fat but I am not toned and could loose about 15 or 20 lbs. I also have some cellulite.
Does it matter how fast they go over your skin with the Microdermabrasion tool? (3 answers)
Does the speed at which they used the microdermabrasion tool effect the results of the procedure?
Is the Microdermabrasion treatment an option for a 54 year old man with wrinkles and large pores? (3 answers)
I am a 54 year old male with fine wrinkles and large pores on my face, due to excessive sun. Will this procedure help this?
What is the best procedure for Male Breast Reduction? (3 answers)
What would be the best, most effective, safe, least invasive treatment?
Is going to the gym after Laser Liposuction recommended? (3 answers)
Can I go to the gym after the laser procedure? How soon after the procedure is it safe?
Is it safe to have laser hair removal if you have a factor V Leiden mutation? (3 answers)
I have been diagnosed with factor v Leiden (homozygous), is it OK and safe to have laser hair removal?
Does laser work on dark hair follicles that are too short to be shaved? (3 answers)
I am having laser treatments now, but after I shave I have black dots (maybe called peppering?) because of hair follicles under the skin. Can laser remove those as well?
What is the best laser for black hair on darker skin? (3 answers)
I have darker Asian skin and black hair. What type of laser do you have for bikini hair removal that is best for my skin tone?
Do you have to be put out for laser liposuction? (3 answers)
I had a very bad experience with a tummy tuck and I wouldn't want to be put out again.
Is it true that you have to shave before a laser hair removal treatment? (3 answers)
I have faint black hair on my face and a pale skin color. I've heard that you need to shave before a treatment. Is that true? I don't really fancy shaving as I'm worried my facial hair will come out prickly.
Is this swelling or weight gain? (3 answers)
I'm concerned about other areas being effected. I had a laser procedure on 12/3 today 12/9 and can notice that my thigh area is more thicker, though my upper body was done. I tired on jeans that I could wear before the procedure which are now tighter. Please inform me, is this swelling or weight gain?
Is it safe to have Laser Liposuction if you have Type 2 Diabetes? (3 answers)
Can type 2 diabetics have laser liposuction?
Can the fat removed from Liposuction be sucessfully filled in the breast? (3 answers)
I was told that the fat removed could be placed in the breast but that the body sometimes absorbs it causing the breast to become uneven. Please tell me about this. Has it ever happened and how successful is placing the fat in the breasts?
Can the fat after Laser Liposuction be transferred to a different area during one visit? (3 answers)
Can the fat after Laser Liposuction be transferred to a different area during one visit?
Would lipo suction be suitable for me? I am 60, not overweight but my neck/chin region is no longer angular. (3 answers)
What happens to the skin on the neck and under the chin/jaw when the fat is removed? At 60 isn't the problem one of muscle laxity? The doctor insists neck/chin lipo would be successful for me and that the muscle lifts as the skin re attaches.
Can laser liposuction help you lose 60 pounds? (3 answers)
I need to lose 60 pounds. Will laser liposuction be good for that?
Can Laser Tattoo Rremoval get rid of tattoo eyebrows? (3 answers)
How much does it cost to have tattoo eyebrows removed? And how many treatments does it take for them to disapear?
Which colors are hardest to remove with Laser Tatoo Removal? (3 answers)
Is it true that some colors are easier to remove than others? Why would this be the case?
What would an IPL do for my skin and to prevent wrinkles? (3 answers)
How does a IPL benefit my skin? I'm relatively young, in my late twenties and am looking into non invasive preventative treatments. Is IPL an ideal procedure for me?
What is the best laser/filler for around the eyes/tear trough area? (3 answers)
I recently spent well over $1000 on the eye area and it hasn't worked. In this economy I need to make the money I spend count. What laser treatments work for around the eye area?
Can IPL affect a baby's eyes if they are in the room? (3 answers)
I had an intense pulsed light (IPL) treatment done on my face to clear up some freckles. The treatment was performed on Friday afternoon and my baby who was in the room now has watery eyes, has been really irritable day and night, and won't sleep. Could the light have affected her eyes?
Can Fraxcel be used on the arms? (3 answers)
I am a red head with a ruddy complexion and wrinkles from sun damage.
I have wrinkled lips and cheeks, any specific procedures for this? (3 answers)
I have wrinkled lips and cheeks, any specific procedures for this? I had Fraxel a few years ago and loved the results...
How dependent are the results of Fraxel CO2 on the doctor's skills and experience? (3 answers)
Are the doctor's skill and experience a big factor in the results obtained thru Fraxel CO2?
Does Fraxel work on stretch marks? (3 answers)
Does it get rid of stretch marks?
How well does Fraxel work on Acne Scars? (3 answers)
I have acne scarring (No pitting), and I have been working with a Plastic Surgeon with Micro Dermabrasions, as well as the Obagi Program with Retin A. I want something more. What type of results can I expect with Fraxel?
Fraxel treatment for brown spots on face? (3 answers)
Is the treatment effective on a brown skin from South East Asia?
I'm 41 with sensitive skin.. How often can I get Fraxel? (3 answers)
I am 41 years old and have very sensitive skin. Is Fraxel ok for me? If so, how often can I do Fraxel?
Is there a way to close a hole in the middle of my nose? (3 answers)
I have had a hole in the middle of my nose since I was born. Ever since I can remember, hair would grow out of it and white pus will come out if you squeeze it. It never closes and sometimes it will hurt as if it is getting infected. I want to close it. Is that possible?
Can a person that has had a dermal filler or Botox done receive a chemical peel? (3 answers)
Would a chemical peel cause a reaction with the fillers and/or Botox?
My skin is still discolored from IPL treatment, is this normal? (3 answers)
I had a photofacial 6 days ago and had large dark brown rectangles all over my face. I've gently rubbed them off and now my skin has white patches. What should I do?
What is the differnce between 1 month FotoFacial treatments and every 2 month of treatments Do you get the same effects? (3 answers)
If you get IPL laser for spider veins every 2 months, will you get the same effects as if you got treatments every month?
Is Intense Pulse Light therapy only used for cosmetic purposes? (3 answers)
Or can it treat actual medical conditions? What conditions?
Is there a difference between IPL Treatment and IPL Photofacial? (3 answers)
Or are they just two names for the same treatment?
Do derma fillers work on acne scars and regular scars? (3 answers)
Hello I wanted to know if i was to get the dermal fillers would it work on an acne scar i have? Also, would the fillers work on a dog bite scar that's on my nose? Lastly, how much do the dermal fillers cost??
Facial Damage Procedures? (3 answers)
I had a severe head injury that caused a collagen imbalance in left side of face and some anomalies elsewhere. My left nasal valve is collapsing and left laugh line way more pronounced/swollen than right side. Can these be helped with HA or Botox?
Do Dermal Fillers contain gluten? (3 answers)
How would I find out if an injectable filler has gluten in it? I have celiac disease and want to make sure the product is safe for me.
Permanent Dermal Fillers (3 answers)
The dermal filler maintenance treatments that I need to keep receiving to maintain my youthful look are getting expensive. Are there any permanent dermal fillers available, and what are the pros and cons of long-term dermal fillers?
I got a photofacial treatment to treat my melasma, and I now have new brown spots. Will Cosmelan treat this side effect? (3 answers)
I have an new brown spot after the super photofacial treatment for two times. Would Cosmelan work, or will it worsen the brown spot?
Why are collagen fillers are no longer available? (3 answers)
The collagen fillers lasted longer and worked best for me. I have tried other fillers, but I don't like the swelling. Since I already have full lips, I'm forced to hide for two days and the fillers only last three weeks and feel hard under the skin. Can you explain if/why collagen is no longer available?
Can Africans use Cosmelan? (3 answers)
Can Africans use Cosmelan?
Will cosmelan remove brown/black spots made by laser treatment? (3 answers)
Will cosmelan remove brown/black spots made by laser treatment?
I am 60 and want to get rid of wrinkles around eyes and mouth. Are chemical peels my best option? (3 answers)
I have wrinkles around my neck and breasts as well.
I have a 2nd degree burn on face from doing my own tca peel, do I see a dermatologist, plastic surgeon? (3 answers)
I haven't found a burn specialist in Greenville,S.C. It looks like I might get some scarring and I want to avoid this as soon as posssible.Thanks for your help.
Are chemical peels the proper treatment for rhinophyma? (3 answers)
I've done about 20 chemical peels (every 3 days) on my nose to treat my rhinophyma/very large pores. The solution contains 70 percent glycolic acid. At first the peels didn't hurt, but now they really sting as the dead skin is gone. My nose is back to the shape/size it was in 2000. What's your take on this?
Does skin produce Collagen? (3 answers)
Can the skin not produce collagen? Can you deplete the skin after years of collagen treatments?
Can phenol Chemical Peels remove brown spots on elbows? (3 answers)
Can deep chemical peels remove dark spots on elbows?
How many Chemical Peels are required to remove mild pitted acne scars? (3 answers)
How many Chemical Peels are required to remove mild pitted acne scars?
Will a chemical peel help with the wrinkles on my cheeks? (3 answers)
I have wrinkles and fine sags on my cheeks, can a chemical peel help this? Is there anything that can get rid of them?
Chemical peel and blue light recommendations? (3 answers)
I am currently doing 2 blue light sessions a week for treatment of moderate acne. Would chemical peels be recommended? Do I need to stop the blue light and for how long? Which type of peel would be best?
Blotches from chemical peel after I got a facial? (3 answers)
I got brown blotches right after my chemical peel when I went and got a facial. I went back to show her because it looked like burns and she said it will go away when it peels. Is this true?
Post Road Rash Hyper-Pigmentation. (3 answers)
I have a brown mark on my upper cheek from where I had roadrash 4 weeks ago and the skin seems to have healed completely but the brown mark does not seem to be fading. Is it ok to use TCA peel to try to get rid of the mark- or is too early/dangerous?
Can Botox in forehead, crows feet and between eyes cause upper lip to wrinkle? (3 answers)
I received Botox two months ago in my forehead, crow’s feet and between my eyes. Now, I have very ugly wrinkles when I purse my lips. I did not have this before. Is this because Botox affects other parts of my face?
Will the puffiness from Botox injections go away? (3 answers)
I was injected with 30 units of Botox 7 days ago in order to address my crow's feet. The day after I noticed puffiness right on my cheek bone. I also have what appears to be a half circle under my eyes. Will this go away?
Jessner or Vitalize Peel for Melasma? (3 answers)
I would like to know the difference in results of the Jessner or Vitalize peels. I have melasma.
What should I do to care for my skin after chemical peels? (3 answers)
How do I care for my face while it is still peeling and recovering from a chemical peel?
Is Smartxide Dot Therapy better than Chemical Peels for scars? (3 answers)
I have some deep facial scars. Can Smartxide Dot Therapy or chemical peels fade them away? And does smartxide cause any peeling like TCA chemical peels.
Should I avoide Chemical Peels while taking Accutane? (3 answers)
My acne is gone but I'm still on Accutane for a few months. Is it okay to have a chemical peel or should I wait?
Is it bad to use different types of Chemical Peels? (3 answers)
I've had two VI peels, but it seemed like the second one didn't work as well as the first in smoothing my skin tone and texture. Is the skin resistant to it? Should I try blue peel, or vitalize peel instead?
I am on steriod medication for asthma, is it safe to undergo blue light treatments? (3 answers)
Can I have blue light treatment for skin cancer? In light of my asthma, is it safe to undergo blue light treatments?
What should results of ArteFill be at 2, 3 or 4 months? (3 answers)
I had ArteFill injected in November and immediately saw results, but the results disappeared after about 1 month. Since the bovine collagen was absorbed, will my face produce collagen in those areas in order for it to fill back in?
I have excessive sweating after receiving under arm botox (3 answers)
I am experiencing excessive sweating on my chest, back and head. The whole experience has become unbearable. Is this a common side effect that will revert back to normal when the Botox wears off?
Could Botox help my eye twitch? (3 answers)
I have a really annoying involuntary eye twitch. Could botox fix this?
Will Blue Light burn my skin? (3 answers)
I have very fair, sensitive skin. Is the blue light powerful enough to irritate or burn my skin? I sunburn very easily.
Is Blue Light therapy more effective than IPL as an acne treatment? (3 answers)
I’ve tried intense pulse light therapy to try to get rid of my acne, but it wasn’t as effective as I’d hoped. Is Blue Light therapy a better choice for this particular condition?
Can people with dark skin tones be treated for scars? (3 answers)
I've got scares that are over 10 years old can they still be treated?
After botox for crows-feet, I have horizontal wrinkles when I smile. What can I do? (3 answers)
I recently got botox about 3 weeks ago for crows-feet. Now I have a fold of wrinkles under my eyes above my cheeks when I smile. Can I botox my cheek muscles? What can I do besides wait 3 or 4 months?
What can a 14-year-old do about acne on the nose? (3 answers)
My 14-year-old has really bad acne breakouts. And her nose is a very problematic area. This started around her period and seem to be getting worse. Please help. What can be done? Thanks
I'm in my late twenties and am looking to prevent acne, what types of dermatologist skin care lines work best? (3 answers)
I don't have the acne I did when I was a teenager, but still break out from time to time. A few of my co-workers swear by brands only sold in dermatologist offices, like Obagi. What are these better than brands you can buy at the department store?
Laser treatments on African Americans (3 answers)
What laser treatments are best for use on African American darker skin tones for both active acne and scaring?
What treatment do I use for black heads on my nose? (3 answers)
What treatment do I use for black heads on my nose?
Is the BluU/Omnilux the same as Aramis? Can they be used when on accutane? (3 answers)
Is the BLU-U/Omnilux the same as Aramis Laser Treatment? I am looking to reduce oiliness and breakouts in 42 year old skin without damaging the tissue.
Can they be used when on Accutane and Prednisone? If not how long should you be off the meds?
Can I start chemical peeling along with Reaccutane? (3 answers)
I have been on Reaccutancefor one & half months. Can I start Chemical Peeling along with Reaccutane? If not then when can I start that? Is there any other treatment you can suggest for pigmentation and scars?
What can I do to get rid of the cluster of dark spots on my lower stomach? (3 answers)
I'm African-American and I have black scars on my stomach from bumps that used to be there. I tried lemon and a few creams, but none will make them fade. I would like to know what I can do or use to get rid of the bumps and scars. What do you recommend?
How can I get rid of rash-like acne? (3 answers)
I have acne all over my cheeks, chin, and forehead, but all of it looks more like a rash. I've tried oral and topical medicactions but nothing seems to be working and I've had this problem for months now. Please help!
How can I remove small holes in my face due to acne? (3 answers)
I am 22 years old. My skin is oily, and due to acne I have small holes in my face. Please tell me what I can do.
What is acne rosacea, and what is the best Acne Treatment for it? (3 answers)
How is Acne Rosacea different from other types of acne?
Do acne scraping techniques actually work? (3 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?
What is the best Acne Treatmnet for Adult Acne? (3 answers)
I'm a 24 year old man and I still get acne on my chest, back and shoulders. I've suffered from acne for over 12 years. What can be done?
Will a Laser Acne Treatment while trying to get pregnant affect the chances for pregnancy? (3 answers)
I am planning to undergo laser treatment for my acne and scars. I am newly married and expecting pregnancy in the next 6 months. Will this treatment affect chances for pregnancy?
I have a serious spot problem since the age of 14 and am 22. I have used all sorts of face creams as well as aloe vera lotions. (3 answers)
I suffer from nephotric symdrome from a very young age. I got better before my teen years and then had a relapse. I then was given high steriod treatment from 60mg - 80mg for continuous months on end from 4-6 months. I have am 22 and I still havespots
Effective antibiotic to remove acne ? (3 answers)
I have acne for the past few months. I have tried taking antibiotics for 15 days. Can you suggest an effective antibiotic, which can/will remove my acne permanently?
Best over the counter medication for African American skin tone? (3 answers)
What is the best over the counter medication for dark scarring, after a pimple, for african american skin tone?
Can SmartXide Dot Threrapy be used on people with Rosacea? (3 answers)
Is this the best treatment for Rosacea?
Is there any treatment available that actually reduces the size of pores? (3 answers)
What can I do about the deep dark circles under my eyes? (3 answers)
I am 26 years old and have deep dark circles under my eyes with pimplelike bumps that stick out. I am tired of looking at it and need to know of some options that won't cost a million dollars
How can you tell the difference between acne or perorial dermatitis? (3 answers)
For the past month I have been getting tiny acne-like papules in a triangular area next to my nose spreading to my cheek They only appear at night and in the morning it is relatively clear. I have used steroid creams before. Is it perorial dermatiti
What is the best laser acne treatment that is cost effective? (3 answers)
I'm looking into laser acne treatment and don't have severe acne but am not interested in spending hundreds of dollars.
Acne Treatment Lasers (3 answers)
What are the differences between ablative and non-ablative lasers?
Acne Treatment Lasers (2 answers)
What are the differences between ablative and non-ablative lasers?
Laser Treatment (2 answers)
Where can I get laser treatment?
What procedure would be the best for sun damage scars? (2 answers)
I got a sunburn on my left cheek 10 years ago it blistered now its almost like non-raised blisters still maybe 8 small ones in a small spot on my cheek not too noticeable but I want them gone which procedure would be best?
Reoccuring hard pimple? (2 answers)
Whenever I go to the doctor, the pimple flattens but reoccurs in other spot and on that spot again! is it better off pricking them? The puss is stuck inside. What is the best thing to do?
I have terrible acne on my chin and everything I have tried helps it. (2 answers)
I am curious about more radical treatments for my ance that may have a longer lasting success rate. Please let me know prices for you acne treatments.
Combining Aramis Laser with Gentle Waves LED Photomodulation and Accutane (2 answers)
41 y/o female. Fair acne prone sensitive skin. Most topical products cause breakouts & I'm scared of 'real' lasers like Pixel. Off Accutane 4 months. I'm getting Aramis now & want to try Gentle Waves LED. Do I have to wait due the Accutane or Aram
What is the best treatment for Teenage Acne? (2 answers)
What is the best and easiest product or procedure to treat teenage acne ?
Does low-dose Isotretinoin work as an acne treatment? (2 answers)
Can a lower dose of Isotretinoin (10-20 mg) be as effective as a higher standard dose? I'm a 43-year-old female with moderate cystic acne. My doctor wants to prescribe this dose for 3-4 months. I'm concerned about efficacy at this level, but nothing else has worked.
How can I best remove facial pimples that I've had for 3-4 years? (2 answers)
Can I combine a glycolic acid peel with Isotretinoin and Retin-A cream? (2 answers)
I am taking Isotretinoin soft caps (10mg everyday) and Retin-A cream 0.05% to blur red spots caused by inflammatory hyperpigmentation. But after 3 months of using the products, they haven't helped much. Will combining the two with a 30% glycolic acid peel give me better results?
How can you biologically treat and cure pimples? (2 answers)
There are biological causes of acne (i.e. overproduction of oil, bacteria and irritation of the hair follicles). Can changing your diet or being more hygienic help? How can you biologically treat and cure pimples?
How do I treat acne and red and black spots on my face? (2 answers)
I've been using panderm cream on my face for the last three months. It contains cortisone. Now, there are red and black spots on my face and acne as well. What do I do?
Sensitive skin and severe acne problem, help! (2 answers)
I have very sensitive skin which reacts to an awful lot of products and lately I have had quite bad acne and inflammation on my face. I have tried products with salicylic acid, which just makes my face sore. What could I use to help control my acne?
Help getting rid of acne? Does isotretinion works? (2 answers)
Does isotretenion help get rid of acne? What are the many and most common side effects??
What is the best acne treatment for me? (2 answers)
I am dark brown and want to get rid of my acne without changing my complexion, I'd like to know what's the best thing or treatment for me?
Eleminating black acne on my face due to pricking pimples (2 answers)
What is the best product to get rid of very black ance on my face which has appeared due to pricking pimples?
Is Chemical Peel Before Acctanec Ok? (2 answers)
I am currently in the one month waiting period to receive Accutane I want to get chemical peel (VI peel) during this time. To try and clear some of my acne scarring prior because I know I will be unable to do this during treatment and 1 year after.
Is laser treatment on face safe after receiving botox or fillers? (2 answers)
Can you do laser treatments on face shortly after receiving botox or fillers? I would like to try affirm laser 5 days after getting juviderm and botox.
Should I be worried about albumin in Botox? (2 answers)
I know albumin is a human blood derivative - could I possibly get infected with bloodborne dieases? I am worried because I receive botox for hyperhidrosis and it has helped me, but I am now worried about the risk of contracting something from it.
Would you recommend Blue Light Levulan treatment for sun damaged skin? (2 answers)
What are side effects from sun damaged skin? And would you recommend Blue Light Levulan for damaged skin?
How long does Blue Peel last, how much down time, how much does it cost? (2 answers)
How much down time is required? How long do the results last? About how much does a blue peel cost? What are the ingredients?
At what age do you recommend getting a Blue Peel treatment? (2 answers)
Are the results of a Blue Peel treatment more drastic on older skin?
Is it common for Blue Peels to not cause a complete peel? (2 answers)
I had my second blue peel 8 days ago and have yet to fully peel like I did the first peel one year ago. Is it ok to scrub my face yet? By this point last peel I had already peeled all over my face and was told I could scrub my face?
Is Artefill safe and what areas is it used for? (2 answers)
Will ArteFill smooth out lip lines? (2 answers)
I smoked for years and now have wrinkles around my lips. What can be done to improve those?
Can I use Artefill under my eyes? (2 answers)
I just got Restylane above my lips (the smoking lip area), and after 3 hours it was completely gone. I am scared to try Restylane under the eye due to my skin absorbing the product too fast. My physician recommended I get Artefill. Would that work? I am 40 years old and my eyes are not too bad.
Has ArteFill been discontinued and taken off the market? (2 answers)
I have been told that the company that made ArteFill went bankrupt. My Dr says he can no longer get it is this true?
Do artefill artecoll fillers migrate to different areas of the face? (2 answers)
I had ArteFill injections done on my nose and cheeks last 2000. It has been 9 years since and I've noticed lumps on my upper right eyelid next to the bridge area, on my right cheek area and left lower cheek area.
Is there a way to correct this
What can i expect to pay for a light chemical peel to treat acne? (2 answers)
I am looking for a chemical peel to help with acne. I am looking to spend $100-$200. Is this possible? Where should I look, a spa or a dermatologist?
How often do you get a Chemical Peel? (2 answers)
I like the results of my first chemical peel and was wondering if it is safe to have them on a regular basis. How often can I receive a chemical peel?
Is there a way to get rid of Botox? (2 answers)
I had Botox 18 days ago, but my laugh and smile has changed. When I laugh and smile the sides of my lips go down and I look like a squirrel!! I had 10cc near my nose and 5cc on each cheek. Was that too much? How can I reverse the effects?
I had a micro and peel. My face scabbed and left scarring.. (2 answers)
I had a micro and peel done at my doctor's office. I scabbed all over my face, but when the scab on my cheek fell of I now have a huge pink red spot. Will this go away?
What the effects for chemical peeling for men? (2 answers)
1)what are the disadvantages after the chemical peeling especially for sensitive skin for a man?
q.2) Is one theraphy enough for chemical theraphy or is more need?
What percentage of phenol highs the highest risk of causing cardiac issues? (2 answers)
I understand that phenol peels can cause cardiac arrest is there a percentage that can be used safely provided a thorough client questionaire is completed? I have found a peel that is 15% phenol and am being told it is very safe.
Freckle Removal, What treatments work for dark freckle removal? (2 answers)
I have Very dark Freckles all year round they make me feel uncomfortable. They aren't as light as the photos you have and are very dark. Would they be harder for you to remove them? and what is the best option for me?
Will discoloration after a Chemical Peel go away? (2 answers)
After my 3rd chemical peel I got a really bad discoloration around my mouth will it go way?
Can Chemical Peels help lessen facial hair? (2 answers)
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?
Will collagen treatments improve my firmness? (2 answers)
I have lost weight and have very thin, loose skin on my arms. Will collagen treatments cure this problem, and "shrink" my arms back into shape?
Are collagen injections safer than other dermal fillers? (2 answers)
Is it better to use collagen because it is more natural? What are the side effects/risks? Could your body reject the substance?
How is Cool Lipo different from Smart Lipo? (2 answers)
They sound really similar. Is one more effective than the other?
How often should I apply my glycolic acid peel? (2 answers)
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 peeling. Can I apply the peel again the next day? How often should I apply the peel and how many applications will it take to get the results I am looking for?
At age 16, are glycolic peels safe to use my own? (2 answers)
A dermatologist recommended that I use a glycolic acid peel 20%. Is it safe for me to apply on my own? I am 16 years old.
Can I resume weight lifting immediately after a chemical peel? (2 answers)
I've used 14% glycolic acid every day for 10 years. Now, I want to do an 18% TCA peel. Every article I've read seems to say use Retin-A and AHA for two weeks. Is this correct? Also, I lift weights and would like to know if I can resume my weight lifting immediately following the peel.
My skin is tough and thick after applying a chemical peel, what should I do? (2 answers)
I started peeling around my mouth and a little on my chin the second night after applying a chemical peel. I used the second towelette all over (even the peeled areas) and now I'm afraid I have burned the skin! Everything has peeled off now, but my skin is tough and thick. What should I do?
Is it normal to get blisters after a chemical peel? (2 answers)
I had a Vitalize Peel four days ago. My skin is peeling as I was told it would. My concern is that I have small blister-like bumps all over my face. Is this normal? What can I do about them?
TCA 6% during breastfeeding is safe? (2 answers)
I have 5 months old and I am breastfeeding. I am thinking about getting chemical peel. My aesthetician said she will use 6% Trichloroacetic Acid and 14% of Lactic acid. Are they safe to use while nursing?
Salacylic acid and lactic acid peels in breastfeeding (2 answers)
I just had a deep peel with lactic and salicylic acid and I am breastfeeding a 14month old. Did I do damage? I didn't even think about it being damaging!
Post burn hyperpigmented scars (2 answers)
I have post burn hyperpigmented scars on my face from a 2nd degree burn injury 8 months ago. I tried hydroquinone cream, it lightened the brown scar but made it red and photosensitive. Now I use only calamine lotion, will a peel be a permanent cure?
Can I get rid of skin discoloration from a chemical peel? (2 answers)
A chemical peel caused discoloration on my face 10 years ago. I just wonder if there is anything I can do to get rid of it now?
Are chemical peels effective and safe after or with roaccutane? (2 answers)
Would I be required to have clearer skin with no acne for a chemical peel to be effective? I am in the first week of roaccutane treatment, as advised by my dermatologist. I am a 23-year-old female asian on roaccutane 40mg because I have acne on my cheeks for a year now. I have acne scars/marks and the area around my lips is dark. Is chemical peel safe to undergo and can it remove the scars and even out my skin tone?
I have a black spot on my face due to some chemical acid. The wounds healed but my skin got black at that place. What would you suggest? (2 answers)
Is Cosmelan treatment pain free? (2 answers)
How long will a Cosmelan procedure be? Is it pain free? Are there any injections?
Can the fat removed during cool lipo be injected elsewhere? (2 answers)
I am planning to have Cool Lipo at some point in the next few months and want to use some of the fat removed for lip injections and in my cheeks, as well. Do patients do this often and what are the results like? Better than collagen injections?
How long before the redness goes away after the Cosmelan procedure? (2 answers)
Is there anything I can do to reduce redness?
How often can Cosmelan be performed? (2 answers)
How often can Cosmelan be performed?
Dysport vs. Reloxin (2 answers)
I’ve been trying to research different dermal fillers and I’m really confused. Is Dysport the same thing as Reloxin? How is it different from Botox?
The skin aroudn my eyes become black, loose, and shineless. Is dermal fillers the best treatment for eye wrinkles? (2 answers)
I have under eye black circle. I have taken glycholic peel's sitting for this from kaya after doctor's suggestion, but now my skin around my eyes becomes loose, shineless, and have lines under my eyes. I really want to get rid of this, any suggestions?
Filler for Volume that lasts for life? (2 answers)
First, does a "permanent" filler last for life (i.e., 50+ years), or just longer than existing ones? For creating volume (cheeks/mandibular), which one currently used in Europe would be best? (I've had Radiesse, it didn't last long). Thanks!
How long does recovery from Ddermabrasion take? (2 answers)
When can I go back to work?
Can I get a large tattoo removed by Dermabrasion? (2 answers)
Or are other tattoo removal methods better?
Will dermabrasion help with deep lines above top lip? (2 answers)
I'm considering dermabrasion for the deep lines above my top lip. Will that treatment work for that issue?
Can dermabrasion cause melasma? (2 answers)
I had a dermabrasion treatment that left dark markings on my cheeks. How can I correct it and get my skin back to normal?
Is there a link between Intense Pulsed Light therapy (IPL) and fat loss? (2 answers)
I heard that in some patients, IPL can cause fat atrophy in facial structures, causing a hollowness of the cheeks. Is this true, and if so, how could this happen?
What is the difference between IPL and ematrix for removing lines? (2 answers)
What is the difference between IPL and ematrix for removing lines?
Can one with factor five leiden receive ipl treatment? (2 answers)
Can a women with the factor five leiden gene receive ipl treatments?
Do you think this works to treat melasma? (2 answers)
Will FotoFacial and/or IPL treatments work to treat melasma?
Which laser works best for stretch marks if they are still red? The led or the ipl? (2 answers)
Which laser works best for stretch marks if they are still red? The led or the ipl?
Can IPL treatment worsen rosacea? (2 answers)
Had my first ipl with lumenis M22 6 weeks ago. On day 3 I developed increased redness, blotchiness, larger pores and "orange peel" look to my cheeks. It has not improved. Wondering if there are any treatments for this adverse effect.
IPL or chemical peel for facial brown spots? (2 answers)
My dermatologist recommended IPL to remove some brown spots, acne marks, etc. on my face. Would a chemical peel do the same thing? Is the IPL permanent, or will the spots come back? I had frozen nitro used on the spots, & they came back 2 years later.
best filler for acne scar (2 answers)
what is the best/preferably permanent filler options for acne scars? I have had multiple laser treatments which showed minimal results and left me with very sensitive skin and also cost me a fortune. Have been looking into dermal fillers. Please help.
Dermal fillers for bags under eyes & plastic surgery? (2 answers)
If I get a dermal fillers (Restylane) under my eyes, can I have plastic surgery in the same area in the future?
Is it possible to get scar tissue from one juvederm injection? (2 answers)
I had juvederm filler above eye area just below the eyebrow close to upper lid. I would like my eye to go back to pre injection state, and was worried if there was going to be any scar tissue?
is a any link with fillers and lupus (2 answers)
Hi, I have had Artefill, Sculptra, and Radiesse, is there any link with these and lupus? I have been getting Radiesse and Sculptra for years. Recently, I had a terrible reaction which put me into the hospital with infection and now they said I have lupus?
Can I do face lifting massages after Radiesse or other dermal fillers? (2 answers)
I am 31 years old and have been doing face lifting massages almost daily for the past seven years. I want to try Radiesse (a volumizing filler) but am concerned about whether I can continue doing my facial massages.
Which wrinkle fillers are NOT tested on animals? (2 answers)
I'm getting mixed information on the Internet regarding which dermal fillers are and aren't tested on animals. I would like to try a filler but am against testing on animals. Do you know which wrinkle fillers are NOT tested on animals?
Does Fraxel work on sun damaged legs? (2 answers)
Does Fraxel work on sun damaged legs?
Do you have to prepare for treatment? (2 answers)
Is there any preparing for this treatment?
Dark under eye sockets (hereditary) (2 answers)
Does this procedure help with darkness under the eye sockets? And to what extent?
What should we do (care) after having fraxel? (2 answers)
What should I do post fraxel treatment?
I am 60 and am about to undergo Fraxel for facial rejuvenation (2 answers)
My wrinkles are not too bad, but they are becoming more pronounced. I do have some roseacea, broken capillaries, sun damage and crows feet. What setting and what type of Fraxel should be used? Will one treatment be enough to get a good results?
Can Fraxel make a pre-existing skin condition worse? (2 answers)
How does Fraxel affect any existing cancers or maladies already on the skin?
Can I workout post Fraxel treatment? (2 answers)
I had my 1st fraxel to to help reduce hyperpigmentation. Is it ok to run indoors right away? Or should I wait so I don't get my face overheated? How long should I wait to run?
Can fraxel remove tattoos? (2 answers)
Can tattoo pigment be removed with Fraxel the same way it gets rid of age spots?
What are the side effects on eyesight of Fraxel treatment around the eyes? (2 answers)
I had my first Fraxel treatment on August 4, 2012. Since than I am feeling a little pain in and around my eyes and little headache also. Is this Is is due to treatment and normal? Is it long term? Will it effect my eyesight? Should I continue with my treatments?
Are bumps and pimples normal after Fraxel? (2 answers)
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.
Can Genesis Skin Rejuvenation treat Rosacea? (2 answers)
Is it effective and safe?
I was wondering what the difference is between the Fraxel Sr. and the Palomar Lux1540 (2 answers)
I have acne scarring and have tried numerous treatment options. I have tried the Fraxel Sr. laser, and I am not that happy with the results. I was wondering what the difference is between the Fraxel Sr. and the Palomar Lux1540?
For someone who has severe acne scars, how many Fraxel laser treatments should I expect to have? (2 answers)
Again, I have severe and kind of deeper scars over a wide surface. I have a lighter skin tone as well.
Will Fractional Resurfacing help with lines above the lip from smoking and losing weight? (2 answers)
What is the most effective way to get rid of dark circles? (2 answers)
I use Teamine twice a day and make up to cover my dark circles, but I would love to get rid of them or lessen them a whole lot more. If I am going to spend a lot of money to fix them I just want it to be the most successful! What is the most effective way to get rid of dark circles? Thanks!
After each intense pulsed light treatment I have a sinus infection, is this a normal side effect? (2 answers)
I have had 4 intense pulsed light (IPL) treatments. After each one, I have had a sinus infection. I am a person who never gets sick. Is this a normal side effect of IPL treatments?
How long on average do the results of Fractional Resurfacing last? (2 answers)
How long on average do the results last?
IPL for red acne scars? (2 answers)
I have 2-month-old red acne scars all over both cheeks. The acne is gone now, can I get IPL to help the redness go away? Or is it better to let it repair on its own?
What is the maximum number of IPL Treatments I can get without damaging my face? (2 answers)
I've had seven IPL Treatments and still need more.
Inner Lip tattoo removal? (2 answers)
Is it possible to remove a tattoo of eight tiny letters on the inside of your lip?
Can laser tattoo removal help remove an inner lip tattoo? (2 answers)
Is there any way to remove 3 thick deep tattooed letters on the inside of my bottom lip? If so with what kind of laser and how much would the procedure be?
Will Laser Tattoo Removal work on African American skin? (2 answers)
I was told that it won't work on black skin.
How long does the numb feeling last from laser liposuction? (2 answers)
I had laser liposuction done to my lower sides, lower back, and stomach. I was wondering; How long does the numb feeling last?
Driving after Laser Lipo is performed? (2 answers)
I would have to travel about two hours to a nearby office. Would I need someone to drive me after the treatment and would I be in pain?
Can I continue to lose weight after laser liposuction? (2 answers)
I have had two babies and would like to get laser liposuction done. My question is after the procedure whether or not it's ok to workout and keep losing weight?
I am 320 pounds can i remove 120 pounds with laser liposuction as thses areas don't go down with diet nor excersise? (2 answers)
I weigh 320 pounds. Can I remove 120 pounds with laser liposuction since there are areas that don't reduce with diet or excersise?
After my 3rd IPL hair removal treatment dots appeared and scars were left behind, how can I speed up the healing process? (2 answers)
I had an IPL hair removal treatment on my thighs two weeks ago. The day after the procedure dots appeared. I have had two prior treatments and this never happened. I believe I was burned during this last treatment because scars have been left behind. How can I speed up the healing process?
Does insurance cover laser liposuction? (2 answers)
Does insurance cover this procedure? or any cosmetic procedure period? liposuction,lipodissolve or laser liposuction
Can lasers lighten hair without removing it? (2 answers)
I have been bleaching one spot on my scalp for years because I love the way a single platinum streak looks in my hair. I am wondering if it is possible to remove the color of hair without destroying it. Can this be done? Can lasers lighten hair without removing it?
What type of laser is the Smart Lipo and the Slim Lipo? (2 answers)
What type of laser is the Smart Lipo and the Slim Lipo?
Can I have Laser Lipo if I have liver problems are their other weight loss alternatives? (2 answers)
How come a person with liver problems and blood pressure is not a candidate?
What is the best treatment for discoloration on my face? (2 answers)
I have brown discolored areas on cheeks and mostly on the side of my face by hairline. I think it is the Melasma. Difficult to cover up with makeup.Would microdermabrasion be the best treatment or chemical peel? What would be the approx cost of each?
How long is the needle and is it injected into a fatty layer? (2 answers)
How long is the needle and is it injected into a fatty layer?
Also, how many treatments does it take to see results?
How often should Microdermabrasion be performed? (2 answers)
How frequently should I get microdermabrasion to maintain my results?
What are the pros and cons of Microdermabrasion vs Chemical Peels? (2 answers)
Which is most cost effective as well as over all effective in treating acne scarring?
Can LipoDissolve help with small pockets of fat under the chin? (2 answers)
I want it done for a small pocket of fat under my chin. I read the fat is removed by the body through urination. I had a kidney transplant 4 years ago and I'm doing great. Can I still have the procedure?
Can I use the fat removed from Lipo and use it to make my butt bigger? (2 answers)
Can I have the fat that was taken out of me and put in my butt to make it bigger?
Are lumps a common side effect of LipoDissolve? (2 answers)
I am interested in this procedure but I have heard that lumps under the skin sometimes occur after treatment. Is this true, and is there anything that can be done to reverse them if it happens to me?
Do Mesotherapy treatments contain any lactose? (2 answers)
I’m severely lactose intolerant and am afraid of a bad reaction with mesotherapy. How can I find out what is in the ingredients? Are the ingredients universally consistent or do they change depending on the facility?
Will laser tattoo removal remove the darkened skin after a blood clot? (2 answers)
In 2005, a blood clot has left dark black patches on my leg. Will laser tattoo removal remove this and restore the color of the leg?
Are there Laser Treatments that flatten scars? (2 answers)
Are there Laser Treatments that flatten scars? Specifically those caused by a tattoo?
Is it true that q switched 1064 Laser Tattoo Remover can remove green? (2 answers)
The doctor tells me that it will work at least a little.
Is it natuel to have a raised tattoo after Laser Tattoo Removal? (2 answers)
Is it scarred or is it just a temporary? If it is temporary how long will it take to subside?
Do tattoo still fade up to 6 weeks after laser removal? (2 answers)
Some part of my tattoo is peeling and its only a week and the other is not peeling yet and doesn't seem to lighten much.. is it still going to fade up to 6 weeks? is that the purpose why it takes a month apart?
Is it normal for a lasered tat to look shiny after peel? (2 answers)
It looks bumpy and rather shiny? Is it going to flatten soon or is it permanent?
Is it difficult to fade blue, green, red tattoos? (2 answers)
I'm undergoing laser treatment, the first laser turned my blue tattoo into a bump but it suddenly disappears and it appears that there is no effect? Is this normal?
I have begun Laser Tattoo Removal and part of my green tattoo discolored to black, is this normal? (2 answers)
It's been 3 days now is this normal?
I am interested in lip enhancement, how is this done? (2 answers)
I am 54, recently quit smoking, and have very thin lips. I would love to reward myself with this type of procedure. Please give me the information on this to help me decide if it is for me. Thank you in advance
Will laser lipo procedure work on calves? (2 answers)
I have large calves, knees and thighs but I am not a large person. It appears as though I have stored fat in these areas. Is laser lipo an option for me?
Which filler to choose for nasolabial folds and upper lip? (2 answers)
I am interested in using a filler for my nasolabial folds and for plumping upper lip. Of the fillers I am trying to evaluate (Juvederm, Restylane, Latisse, Perlane-L, Dysport) which one do you think is the safest, has the longest-acting results?
Can I use makeup right after a Juvederm procedure to mask redness and bruising? (2 answers)
What skin firming treatments can be combined with Juvederm? (2 answers)
I've had Juvederm fillers done, but would still like to do other facials, particularly those that firm the skin. I've heard that radio frequency treatments may dissolve the filling. Is this true? How about microcurrent therapy? Are there other skin firming facials you can recommend?
Should I expect to pay if I am dissatisfied with my Juvederm results? (2 answers)
I had Juvederm fillers injected 5 days ago and I am unhappy with the results. I am more than positive she injected too much. I have somewhat of a chipmunk/joker smile. Should I have to pay? Also, should I expect to pay for the dissolving agent that will remove some of the filler?
Juvederm injectections left my laugh line hard/stiff, will this go away? (2 answers)
I had Juvederm injected into my laugh lines yesterday. One side feels fine, but the other is hard and stiff. It is also the side that bled a lot and needed more of the filler. Will the hardness/stiffness eventually go away? If so, how long will it take?
Juvederm injections left one eye looking horrible, what can I do? I hear dissolving agents can destroy the tissue. (2 answers)
I had Juvederm placed under my eyes. One eye doesn't look too bad, but the other is horrible. I have read that dissolving agents can destroy your own tissue. What are my options? This was an expert who put it in, but now I read that the eye area is not a good place to inject the filler.
Reduce the swelling and bruising under my eyes? (2 answers)
I had this product injected at the inner corner and under both eyes 5 months ago. It has since left the area under my eyes dark and puffy. Can I use anything to reduce this swelling?
Is there any contraindication for use of Juvederm and Botox for people with an Autoimmune Disease such as Hashimoto's? (2 answers)
Just wondering if it is ok to have dermal fillers and use botox if you have an autoimmune disease such as Hashimoto's? The body is already overly active against itself attacking the thyroid. I just want to be safe!
When you get Fraxel do results show immedeatly? (2 answers)
I had Fraxel done twice. Will I see results right away or does it take longer?
How many sessions are required for upper lip and chin hair removal? (2 answers)
How many sessions are typically needed for upper lip and chin hair removal?
If there is a difference between Laser Resurfacing and Micro-Laser Peel? (2 answers)
Scratches and Laser Hair Removal? (2 answers)
A friend of mine had a scratch and after his LHR treatment the area around it looks burnt and is itchy. Should areas like that- moles and darker areas be masked in some way during LHR sessions?
Pain by Laser type (2 answers)
Sona med spa says their Apogee laser is more painful and blows cold air. The Soprano laser is suppose to have no pain. Is the Soprano laser just as effective?
Stretch mark removal (2 answers)
I have old stretch marks on my stomach from having my kids 10+ years ago. I am a small person so I don't need of a tummy tuck but wanted for years to get rid of the stretched out wrinkled skin around my belly button, what are my options?
How do I use tretinoin and kojic acid? (2 answers)
I received a tube of tretinoin (1%) and a tube of kojic acid (5%), but there were no instructions that came with them. Which one do I use first? Is one applied on top of the other?
Is there a Laser Resurfacing treatment to flatten scars? (2 answers)
Is there a Laser Resurfacing treatment to flatten scars?
What is the best treatment for Facial Veins if I have metal plates? (2 answers)
I want to have facial veins eliminated but I have metal plates in my face. Does the presence of the metal limit the type of procedure that can have? The veins are red and near the surface and are worsening.
Can Smart Lipo get rid of my dunlap that hangs down from my belly or do i need a tummy tuck? (2 answers)
Is a Tummy Tuck or Smart Lipo more appropriate for removal of belly fat?
Healthy diabetic a candidate for SmartLipo? (2 answers)
I am a healthy diabetic 38 yr old woman.Despite my years of effort with daily exercise and healthy diet I have been unsuccessful in losing the excess weight on my lower stomach and would lke to know if I could be a candidate for Smart Lipo.
SmartLipo and Diabetes (2 answers)
I do take medication for diabetes and heart meds, why would that prevent me from getting smart lipo since it is so non invasive.
Is Smart Lipo helpful after a c-section? (2 answers)
I had a c section 9 months ago and still have an over lapped belly. I would like to get back to my original weight of 115 pounds or in the range of 105-110. I currently weigh 130. I also have severe stretch marks. Can Smart Lipo help?
Does Smart Lipo use the Zerona laser? (2 answers)
I have been reading about the Zerona laser, and wondered if Smart Lipo is the same procedure. What are the benefits and drawbacks of undergoing such a procedure.
Is it safe to have Smart Lipo if you are on cholesterol and blood pressure medicine? (2 answers)
I am taking medication "Avapro" 150 mg for my BP and "Lipitor" 40 mg to lower my cholesterol. Can I get Smart Lipo? Do you need to diet before you will have procedure?
I had smart lipo and no change after 6 weeks, what is going on? (2 answers)
I am still the same size as I was when i went in. I am not a petite girl with a tiny pouch to remove. I weigh 223 pounds, I measure at below the breast 42" across my belly at 47" and lower belly at 51" I was told i should have lost at least half.
Would one treatment of Skintyte be enough? (2 answers)
I only have a small amount of sagging skin on my neck. Would one Skintyte treatment be enough? I am 37 and not overweight at all. I just have a tiny bit of loose skin that bothers me.
Should Skin Tyte and lipotherapy be combined? (2 answers)
A medispa I went to recommended combining both Skin Tyte and lipotherapy for optimal results. However, I can't seem to find any information regarding that. Are they trying to sell me something unnecessarily? Is it OK for the two procedures to be combined?
Is it okay to have a Skin Tyte procedure if you have filler? (2 answers)
Why is Skin Tyte good for "skin laxity" but not baggy or saggy skin? (2 answers)
Hello, I just read the Skin Tyte Q&A and am confused. It says it's good for "skin laxity" but not "baggy or saggy" skin. Can you please explain the difference and how one knows which they have? Thank you.
I have Irritable Bowel Syndrome and am interested in Smart Lipo, willthis cause any complications? (2 answers)
I have a tender abdomen area, if I have the smart lipo in the abdomen area will this cause more soreness or tenderness in my abdominal area?
Is it normal to have and feel painful balls under my skin after undergoing SmartLipo? (2 answers)
I noticed I have balls under my skin and I was told they were balls of crystallized fat that would eventually go away with massages. I want to know if its normal to have and for how long. It has been 4 months since the surgery and 4 months of massage
Is it safe to have Smart Lipo if you have hepatitis? (2 answers)
Can I have smart lipo performed to reduce the size of my belly even though I have Hepatitis C?
I had Smart Lipo a month ago, why do I look exactly the same!? (2 answers)
I had smart lipo done on my flanks and stomach area a month ago and I feel exactly the same, if not fatter in that area. I am a petite girl to begin with also. My stomach looked different the first week was happy, but now I look like NOTHING happened
My back is swollen and numb from Smart Lipo, what should I do? (2 answers)
My back is still numb and swollen and it has been 3 weeks since my surgery. Is this normal?
Can i have Smart Lipo if I have Lupus? (2 answers)
I have lupus but have been in remission for a year or so. Can I have smart lipo?
How much fat it is possible to remove in one Smart Lipo session? (2 answers)
How much fat can be removed at once?
Is Smart Lipo for saddle bags possible for a woman who has varicose veins? (2 answers)
I have varicose veins, mostly below knees. Can I have a smart lipo to get rid of saddle bags?
Once Smart Lipo is performed are the fat cell destroys permanently? (2 answers)
Once smart lipo is performed are the fat cell destroys permanently?
I've lost a lot of weight. How successful for skin tightening? (2 answers)
I have lost a considerable amount of weight and am left with loose skin on my upper arms, thighs and abdomen. How much benefit should I expect in tightening the skin in these areas?
If I do a smart lipo for how long I can go back to work? (2 answers)
Also, what is the difference between smart lipo and laser lipo?
Smart Lipo vs. Tummy Tuck and less recovery time? (2 answers)
I have had 2 c-sections and wanted to know if the results would betweeb Smart Lipo and a Tummy Tuck would be similar? I can't be out of work too long so I was wondering which one has less recovery time? Thanks!
How many photo facial treatments are required to reduce pigmentation and redness? (2 answers)
I would like to know how many skin rejuvenation treatments (photo facial) it takes to treat POC (pigmentation and redness) with the Palomar Starlux G? Does it take only three treatments to see results?
Can Skin Tyte help with stretch marks? (2 answers)
Does it work in tightening the skin around the stomach area and stretch marks after pregnancy? And about how many sessions needed?
Removing Stretch Marks on Stomach (2 answers)
Hello. I am 45 years old and have a few stretch marks on my stomach that I would like to get rid of.What treatment do you recommend I use? Skin Tyte? Please advise asap as I want to start treatment right away.
Is IPL a good choice for me? (2 answers)
I am thinking of having an IPL treatment on my legs. My legs aren't very soft and I have little dark spots where the hair grows from. They say that IPL is used for hair removal and for better skin.. I have fair colored skin and dark hair. Would one session give me good results?
Can the burns from a photofacial skin rejuvenation treatment become permanent? (2 answers)
I had a photo facial done 17 days ago. I still have straight burn marks on my face (strips of 1/4" burn alternated with 1/4" natural skin color from the top of my face to the bottom all the way across). Is this permanent damage? It looks like stripes. I have olive skin.
Will Skin Tyte work for lip lines? (2 answers)
Is there a filler better for this purpose?
How frequently are follow up treatments recommended? (2 answers)
How frequently are follow up treatments recommended?
how long will the effects of the Skin Tyte procedure last? (2 answers)
Thinking of doing the skin tyte instead of Sculptra - which last longer.
What skin care cosmetic products are good for angry red spots due to acne? (2 answers)
Can you please advise me to what I should use to get rid off my angry red spots on my face? I'm Indian and have combination skin and a sensitive, hot face. So irritating. Please let me know the solution for this.
What are the small, raised, white spots on my arms? (2 answers)
What causes the small, round, white spots on my arms (like white freckles)? They are more pronounced when I tan. What can I do to eliminate them?
What is skin rejuvenation? (2 answers)
How can it improve my appearance?
Will picking at scalp cause balding? (2 answers)
When I'm stressed my scalp gets very flaky. I've a habit of picking at the flakes, especially the front hairline which has become very thin where I do the most digging with my nails. Am I damaging the follicles, & will it result in permanent baldin
What is the best treatment for dark circles around the eyes? (2 answers)
I have dark circles over my eyes, on my eyelids going toward my brow. How can I reduce these?
What treatments are available for visible pores? (2 answers)
If one has small holes in her facial skin mainly in the cheeks and chin what are common treatments?
Hyperpigmentation melasma? (2 answers)
Now I am 17 yrs old, at 13 my skin started to have some pigmentation. As it was little wheatbrownish colour that time. Now skin on my face and arms have tanned and look quite black. Can I regain earlier skin tone back or fairer skin?
What is the best make up for acne prone skin? (2 answers)
My skin is full of ance scars and I have no choice but to wear makeup to cover it up. Are there any other makeup brands that will give me full, oilfree, coverage?
Can Sculptra be injected with a microcannula? (2 answers)
I have concerns about bruising. Can Sculptra be injected with a microcannula? My doctor said this is not possible because Sculptra is viscous and therefore cannot be effectively released from a small needle. Is that true?
Can I have do bipolar RF rejuvenation after Sculptra? (2 answers)
Is it possible to do bipolar RF facial rejuvenation after Sculptra injections (these were done 6 motnhs ago, 2 vials)?
When should you get a microdermabrasion? (2 answers)
How old is a good age to start getting microdermabrasions and how often should you get one? Do they help prevent fine lines?
Would this be a good treatment for me and my face? (2 answers)
A few weeks ago I got a very severe staph infection on my face. I have now been left with scars from the bumps covering almost my entire face. I hyperpigment easily and I am not sure if microdermabrasion would help or make things worse.
Can Microdermabrasion help with Cystic Acne? (2 answers)
Can Microdermabrasion help with Cystic Acne? I have tried a lot of medicines from tazorc to retena. I was wondering if Microdermabrasion would work better?
Age spot appears after microdermabrasion. Is this possible? (2 answers)
I received my first session of microdermabrasion today and developed a new brown age spot (the spot was not there before the treatment.) Is this possible? Why did the spot appear? Is it permanent? What can I do to get rid of it? Thank you
What are the best treatments for fungus and lupus skin scarring? (2 answers)
For 7 years I have battled a horrible face skin condition in which the cause is in question. First diagnosed as a fungus and then as a result of lupus. Scarring has occurred and the problem is not resolved. What are the best treatments?
Could Perlane be used for nipple correction? (2 answers)
I’ve heard that people have corrected and augmented inverted nipples using dermal fillers. Is Perlane a good choice, or would another filler be better?
I have had nasty side effects with Perlane, is there any procedure I can do to help? (2 answers)
I had Perlane injections and it got infected. The Dr. had to lance it to get the infection out and I have been taking antibiotics. When the swelling went down the side of my face was sunken. What can I do to help fix this?
How much time is needed to see results with Perlane? (2 answers)
How long does it take for the swelling to go down before you see the actual shape and results on your face after the injection treatment with Perlane?
Is it safe to get microdermabrasion on my face if I'm using a product that contains kojic and glycolic acid? (2 answers)
To be specific, the product is Meladerm.
Are estheticians allowed to administer Portrait Plasma Skin Resurfacing?? (2 answers)
Is this allowed?
What's the advantage of using one filler over another? (2 answers)
I am interested in using a filler for my nasiolabial folds and for plumping upper lip. Of the fillers I am trying to evaluate (Juvederm, Restylane, Latisse, Perlane-L, Dysport) which one do you think is the safest, has the longest-acting results?
Is there something you can use for the redness, itching, swelling and peeling after Perlane? (2 answers)
I had Perlane done in May and have had constant problems on one side of my lips. At first I was told it was cold sores. I have taken 3 doses of medicine for it. The doctor keeps telling me its not a reaction to the Perlane. What is your advice?
How is Levulan involved with Photodynamic Therapy? (2 answers)
Is Levulan a brand name of photodynamic therapy? What is it exactly?
Facial Fillers Before Pregnancy (2 answers)
How far in advance should I have my restylane injections before trying to get pregnant. I would like to start trying in about 5-6 months. Would getting the fillers now be a problem for me later?
Can you fly after a Sculptra treatment? (2 answers)
Can you fly after Sculptra treatment, is it safe?
A lump formed after getting Restylane injections, will it ever go away? (2 answers)
A lump formed above the side of my mouth following Restylane injections in June 2012. I went back to the physician to have enzymes injected so that the lump would vanish. Seven months later and the lump is still there. Will the lump ever go away? Are there any treatments you could recommend?
Is a painful lump and red mark on my face after Restylane normal? (2 answers)
I had Restylane filler put in my nasolabial folds 12 days ago. After the fifth day I woke up with swelling and a painful lump with a red sore mark on the right side of my face . The left side is fine. Should I be worried?
What can be done besides time to reduce fullness in face from Sculptra? (2 answers)
Cheekbones look good but Scupltra in my lower face after 1 treatment about 1/2 vile looks too fat 2 months later. Is there a way to reduce heaviness in my lower face? Does fat burning exercise and eating less work? Anything else besides time?
Can Radiesse cause infected zits? (2 answers)
A red bump with white pus appeared after a Radiesse treatment two months ago. I didn't know exactly when it came up so the doctor who injected the Radiesse said it was a zit, and I spread infection by rubbing on it. It changes in severity each day. I tend to get cystic zits and have them lanced occasionally. The dermatologist didn't know if this was a zit or from Radiesse.
Can the large bumps that resulted from Radiesse injections be reversed? (2 answers)
I had Radiesse injected around my nose, mouth, and chin. I now have large yellow bumps from where the Radiesse seeped into my dermis. Can it be taken out without damaging the outward appearance of my face? Also, should the specialist reimburse me for messing up?
Is Sculptra or Refirme better and does it really work? Do you need more than one treatment? (2 answers)
Is Sculptra or refirme better? Does it really work? How many treatments are needed? Will I see a difference?
Is Refirme or Thermage better for tightening skin on the thigh area? (2 answers)
I have very loose skin on my thighs and buttocks from weight loss. Would I benefit from thermage or refirme ? Can you suggest what I could do to improve the sagging of these areas ?
Restylane Ingredients, Safety? (2 answers)
I have a lot of allergies to cosmetic products. What is Restylane made of, and will it be safe for me?
Does Restylane smooth deep wrinkle lines? (2 answers)
I have a lot of deep wrinkles lines around and over my lip...would Restylane work to smooth these out.
I have a big lump on my noise and the corner of my left eye is number after having Radiesse injected. (2 answers)
I had radiesse (2 syringes) injected on my face to correct laugh lines, and after 1 day my left nose has a big lump and the corner left eye is numb.
How much cc is one syringe, and how long does it last? (2 answers)
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.
I spent thousands of dollars on fillers, and they absorb or dissolve and don't work. My skin is thin, is there any hope for me? (2 answers)
The injections were $3000 of radiesse. The doctor said the reason fillers don't work is because I never had enough. I left looking like a freak, and 4 days later, it dissolved and no change. Is there anyway I can get results?
What gives the fastest results for removing melasma from the face? (2 answers)
Can I use anti-aging creams to heal dry skin and correct pores? (2 answers)
I am 29 years old and very thin. My skin is dry and my pores are a problem, can I use anti-aging creams or what? Please suggest something.
How can I get rid of a large ugly pore next to my nose? (2 answers)
I have a large pore and a small scar on the sides of my nose. Can you suggest any treatments that would get rid of the scars and the large pore? I have had laser on that area.
Can a VI Peel improve hyperpigmentation for African American skin tone? (2 answers)
Can VI peel correct or even the skin tone of dark brown skin (on my neck)?
Is Zerona Laser Liposuction bad for my lymphatic system? (2 answers)
I understand that my body metabolizes the fat 'naturally' but can that cause problems?
Is there a weight or age limit for Zerona? (2 answers)
I wanted to know if there was a weight or age limit for zerona because I feel this procedure would help me out a lot.
Does Zerona help with cellulite and loose underarms? (2 answers)
Is this the appropriate procedure to treat cellulite and loose underarms?
Is Niacin used with the Zerona Laser Treatment? (2 answers)
Do I have to take Niacin while doing the Zerona treatment? Are there any alternatives to taking Niacin if it is necessary?
Do you think Zerona is my best option? (2 answers)
I am 23 years old and I'm looking to lose 2 inches from my waist and 1/2 inch on each arm. Do you think Zerona is my best option?
If so how many treatments will I have to undergo to lose a total of 3 inches?
Can Zerona be used to treat Gynocomastia? (2 answers)
Can Zerona be used to treat Gynocomastia?
How long is recovery from VI Peel? (2 answers)
How long do the side effects of the VI Peel last?
Can the VI Peel be performed by an esthetician? (2 answers)
Can the VI Peel be performed by an esthetician in a spa without a doctor?
Is VI Peel the best treatment for Melasma? (2 answers)
I have dark splotches on my forehead as well as my upper lip. It looks like very large freckles and seems to be Melasma. I have done some research and I'm wondering if VI Peel is the best or if there is a more effective treatment for this problem.
Can you have a VI Peel and Juvederm in one treatment? (2 answers)
Is it recommended to have a VI Peel on the same day as Juvederm?
Is it safe to have a Chemical Peel after Thermage? (2 answers)
Can I still do chemical peels after a thermage treatment on the face?
Can Thermage reduce stomach fat? (2 answers)
Is this the best procedure for removing stomach fat?
Does Smart Lipo cause skin to stick to the muscle? (2 answers)
I had Smart Lipo done to my torso two months ago and it seems that on my right side from my armpit to my waist my skin is stuck to my muscle. I am not able to really stretch that side as I can my left. Will this go away on its own?
Will Smart Lipo work on my whole body? (2 answers)
I weigh about 240 pounds and I want my whole body treated with Smart Lipo except my chest and butt. Would I be able to get that done? How many treatments would that require?
Does smart lipo correct facial tissue problems like pockets around the mouth and sagged jowls? (2 answers)
I am 38 years old and the tissue on my cheeks has dropped down to my jowls and makes pockets and folds round my mouth. Can Smart Lipo correct this, or is there another treatment that would work better?
Does Thermacool help with cellulite? (2 answers)
I know that Thermacool tightens loose skin, does it have a positive affect on the appearance of cellulite? Does it hep with skin discoloration, age spots, large poors?
Can Velashape tighten skin (butt and thigh areas) after Liposuction? (2 answers)
I have some cellulite and some uneven areas after lipo. Will Velashape help with that and tighten skin in those areas?
Can Velashape reduce or eliminate the double chin? (2 answers)
Can velashape reduce or eliminate the double chin?
Is Titan safe if you are pregnant? (2 answers)
Can Titan can be used in the facial region if you are pregnant at any stage. Would there be any danger to the baby in early days of pregnancy??
What are the limitations of Titan? (2 answers)
It sounds very tantalizing, non invasive and supposed to give great results for all ages, can you advise? I have been considering, I am 61 and hesitant about throwing good money away!
Difference between Velasmooth and Velashape? (2 answers)
Hello Doctors, What seems to be the difference between the Velasmooth and the Velashape, please inform with details. Thanks.
Would Vitalize Peel help lighten scars on arms and legs? (2 answers)
I would like to lighten scars with more than bleaching creams. would the Vitalize Peel help me?
How do you do the vitalize peel at home? Is it possible and is a Vitalize home treatment recommended? (2 answers)
I purchased the SkinMedica Vitalize Peel but have never done one before. How do I go about doing it?
If I have acne is a Vitalize Peel safe? (2 answers)
If I currently have active pimples would the vitalize peel be a wise treatment?
What is used to create the foam in foam sclerotherapy? (2 answers)
Is it a separate ingredient? Why should I get foam sclerotherapy rather than standard sclerotherapy?
If a person is 60 can they have Vaser Liposelection? (2 answers)
I have underarm skin (or fat) that I would like removed, and some on my stomach and thighs. If I can have this Vaser Lipo done can the fat that is removed be put in other areas to smooth out the cellulite areas. I am 60 and I just want to look better
Is Vaser Liposelection for hyperhidrosis considered a medical or cosmetic procedure? (2 answers)
Is vaser liposuction a medical or cosmetic procedure?
Do Lumigan or Careprost work the same as Latisse? (2 answers)
I will soon be travelling to Europe and researched where I could purchase Latisse in France. I found they sell these products called Lumigan and Careprost. They say they are the same as Latisse because they contain Bimatoprost 0,03%. Is that true?
Can I buy Latisse online to do myself? (2 answers)
Does a doctor have to prescribe Latisse or can anybody could purchase it and do it themselves?
Does Latisse affect permanent makeup ink results? (2 answers)
If a client were using Latisse prior to a permanent makeup application, would Latisse compromise the permanent makeup ink results by breaking down the ink and not allowing it to stay in the skin?
Will Latisse work on eyebrows? (2 answers)
Is it safe to use Latisse on your eyebrows?
Are allowed to wear makeup when using Latisse? (2 answers)
I use Latisse, can I use a lash tint?
Does latisse work on alopecia? (2 answers)
I have no eyelashes would this procedure work? I have had alopecia for about 5 years.
Latisse Eyelash Growth (2 answers)
How exactly does Latisse cause eyelashes to grow in thicker?
Are there any side effects with Latisse? (2 answers)
What should I watch out for?
Can Dysport be used in neurological applications? (2 answers)
Or is Botox still the only product approved for use in neurological practices?
Can I take Aleve or Ibuprofen for headache and swollen eyelids? (2 answers)
Can I take aleve or ibuprofen for headache and swollen eyelids 3 days after dysport injections?
How can you void wrinkles and saggy eyes? (2 answers)
Is there any treatment that helps avoid these problems, such as a face lift? Would a neck lift be helpful too??
Is it dangerous to combine products in a liquid facelift? (2 answers)
I understand that a liquid facelift involves the use of multiple dermal fillers and botox to achieve a rejuvenated look. Is it really safe to combine these materials? Could they have a reaction, or do they effect they way each other work?
Is liquid facelift is the same than botox? (2 answers)
Is liquid facelift better that botox?
Is it safe to undergo the lipolite laser done if you are 100 pounds overweight? (2 answers)
I'm trying to get my weight down. Would this be a good start by losing weight?
I'm looking into either doing a Blue Peel or Fractional Deep FX, and was wondering if I would get the same results with either? (2 answers)
If I have the money to spend on the Fractional Deep FX, would I be wasting my money because I can get same results with the Chemical Blue Peel? Or the Elos system? What is going to give me the best results?
Is there a numbing cream or anesthesia used? (1 answer)
How painfull is the Deep FX process? Is an anesthesia used? A numbing cream How long does a full face and neck procedure take? and how long does it last?
Can you have LipoLite done on your stomach area if you have a tatooo? (1 answer)
Is LipoLite safe to perform on your stomach area if you have a tatooo?
What is the best treatment for cellulite removal if a person is not overweight? (1 answer)
If a person is not overweight but has cellulite what is the best treatment to eradicate this problem?
Does Botox work on palmar Hyperhidrosis? (1 answer)
My daughter is 13 and has palmar hyperhydrosis. We are considering Botox treatments? Any other suggestions? We've tried anti-perspirent on her hands. It doesn't work very well.
Hyperhidrosis in palm? What technique is used? (1 answer)
Would you please explain the technique for injection?
Is Lipolite Laser Liposculpture similar to traditional liposuction? (1 answer)
What is so different about lipolite laser liposculpture versus your traditional liposuction?
What level of light technology does lipolite laser liposcution utilize? (1 answer)
What light energies are used?
Can Evolence be used in cheeks and the corners of the mouth? (1 answer)
Can Evolence be used in the cheeks and the corners of the mouth? Thanks
Can Evolence be dissolved? (1 answer)
I’m not happy with my results, and it’s been a week since my injections. Can Vitrase, or similar products, be used to dissolve the Evolence and reverse my results?
Can improperly injected Dysport cause bags under eyes as it wears off? (1 answer)
I had Dysport injected in February 2012, and have had bags under my eyes for the past month - is this symptom related to Dysport?
Do Dysport and Botox have the same side effects? (1 answer)
Since Dysport and Botox treat the same wrinkles on my forehead, does this mean they have the same kind of side effects?
Which is best, Restylane, Botox or Dysport? (1 answer)
I am considering Restylane or Botox and/or Dysport for my wrinkles on my face. Which would produce the longest-lasting results? What are the pros and cons of these options? I have wrinkles between my eyes, around my mouth/corners and below my lip.
Can Revlite treat dark circle caused by blood vessels? (1 answer)
I have dark circle under my eyes caused by blood vessels (purple color). Can it be treated by Revlite?
If I get Palomar fractional resurfacing to help improve acne scars, how long will my results last? (1 answer)
I am 28 yrs. old. If I get Palomar resurfacing to help improve acne scars, how long will my results last?
What would you do to repair under eye skin that has been burned and damaged by the Sciton Profractional laser? (1 answer)
I had a Sciton Profractional treatment at the end of February. The result was crepe paper like skin, more wrinkles than before the procedure, raccoon circles under my eyes and lumps that appear to be fluid bags that will not go away. What can I do?
What is the best way to tighten skin around the jawline (jowls)? (1 answer)
What is the best way to tighten skin around the jawline (jowls)?
Prolonged healing after Deep FX laser? (1 answer)
I had this procedure done 5 days ago and my skin is peeling very slowly and I tend to have many scratches on my face even though I haven't been scratching or picking my skin. I'm afraid I will end up with scarred skin. Is this normal?
Do you have to repeat Deep FX every year? (1 answer)
I went to a board certified doctor and he said that if I decide to get Deep fx for my acne scars that I would have to reapeat the procedure every year... that the results would not last. Is this true? I haven't heard this from anywhere else.
Latisse Side Effects (1 answer)
I saw a commercial for this product, and the side effects it listed seem pretty substantial. Is it true that Latisse can cause my green eyes to turn brown? How could this happen?
Would Accent XL help stretch marks? (1 answer)
I have stretch marks. Would Accent XL help to get rid of these?
Will Accent XL work on the love handles and lower abdomen? (1 answer)
Will this will produce good results on the abdomen area? I just really need it on the love handles and the lower abdomen?
I am 5 weeks pregnant and have used Latisse every night? I am so worried about what will happen to my baby. (1 answer)
I am 5 weeks pregnant and just found out. I have been using Latisse every night for about 4 months. Should I be worried?
I have excessive sweating in my hands and feet and desperately want to find a solution to fix this problem. Can you please give me some advice? (1 answer)
I have excessive sweating in my hands and feet and desperately want to find a solution to fix this problem. My hands are constantly clammy and my feet are sweaty and cause them to smell horrible. Can you please give me some advice?
Can Latisse be used between Fraxel laser treatments? (1 answer)
After the swelling and redness subsides, is it okay to use Latisse until the next Fraxel laser treatment? If not, how long after the series of treatments should I wait before using the product?
What is the difference between fraxel re:pair and other fraxels? (1 answer)
How are they all different and when should one be used over the others?
Is it safe have a Vitalize Peel while also using an acne treatment? (1 answer)
I am currently using a benzoyxl peroxide treatment for my acne. Would a vitalize peel be safe while using this product?
Can Vitalize Peel be performed by an aesthetician? (1 answer)
Is it OK to have vitalize peel performed by an aesthetician? Also, is it advisable to take an pre-medication to reduce the burning sensation?
Is spray tanning bad for you? (1 answer)
Is spray tanning bad for you?
What sunless tanning options are most effective? (1 answer)
What are the best ways to maintain my summer tan?
Is a Miystic Tan safe during pregnancy? (1 answer)
Is this safe?
When undergoing Lipotherme can you work on multiple areas of the body in one session? (1 answer)
Is it possible to target several areas of the body when undergoing Lipotherme?
What makes Vitalize Peel helpful in management of acne? (1 answer)
I've heard Vitalize Peel helps acne. Is this true? How does it work?
Are the Vitalize Peel and a 8% TCA peel similar? (1 answer)
Is one better than the other?
If I am trying to get pregnant is it safe to get Vitalize Peel? (1 answer)
I am interested in Vitalize Peel, but I am trying to be pregnant each month. I heard high potency retinoic acid (3%) is used for vitalize peel. Is this safe for the woman who is not pregnant at this moment but may be pregnant in 3-4weeks?
Strength of Vitalize Peel (1 answer)
Hi, just wondering what percentage strength the Vitalize peel would be?
What are the Vitalize Peel side effects and results I can expect? (1 answer)
I am getting married in 3-1/2 weeks ... I have an appointment to get a vitalize peel next Tuesday (so 18 days before the wedding) ... should I go through with it or wait until after the wedding? What are the chances of having a bad reaction?
Does Vitalize Peel cause pigment changes? (1 answer)
Can the Vitalize peel cause pigment changes to other parts of the body i.e, arms, legs.
Will Vaser Liposelection work for me? (1 answer)
I have not seen cellulite as bad on anyone as it is on me. My thighs are like gobs of cottage cheese (LG curd). Will Vaser Liposelection work on me? Will anything short of a thigh lift work on me?
Hyperpigmentation removal from face. Most effective removal method? (1 answer)
Please tell me the most effective and long term way to remove hyper-pigmentation from my face. I also would like to tighten the skin on my face. Is there a laser that will do both? Also, what is the average cost for the recommended procedures?
How long does Titan last on the average person (1 answer)
If you undergo the Titan procedure, how long can you expect the results to last?
Is there such a thing as a non-surgical facelift? (1 answer)
Many products and procedures claim the effects of a "non-surgical face lift". Is there anything, other than a real, surgical procedure, that will give me the look I achieve when I place my fingertips at the top of my jawline and lift an inch? - Jowels
Is Thermage for the face only? Or can it be used for the thighs? (1 answer)
I'm 25 with under-eye wrinkles - Do you suggest Thermage or Botox? (1 answer)
Can I have the Thermage treatment if I had a contour thread lift 7 years ago? (1 answer)
I had a contour thread lift 7 years ago (2 threads on each side of the lower face). Is it OK to get a Thermage treatment?
What are the Contraindications with Velashape? (1 answer)
What are the Contraindications with Velashape?
Is Velashape safe if im trying to get pregnant? (1 answer)
I'm considering Velashape to treat the cellulite on my buttocks, and I'm concerned since I am also trying to concieve. I have two questions: Does it in any way affect my fertilty? and whether or not it is safe to try it out now that I have not yet confirmed pregnancy?
Will I need to continue VelaShape treatments to maintain my results? (1 answer)
Once I achieve the results I want, will I need to keep having VelaShape indefinitely?
Can Velashape be used to reduce a double chin? (1 answer)
Does Velashape reduce double chins and what are the costs?
Can I do Velashape with an intrauterine device? (1 answer)
Diagnosed with Factor V Leiden, and VelaSmooth proceedure. (1 answer)
I have been diagnosed to have Factor V Leiden R506Q, my mom has it and doctors asked me to test myself. I have already had one procedure with velasmooth. Is it safe for me to continue procedures with velasmooth or I should stop them?
Can people with Lupus have Velashape procedures? (1 answer)
I tan frequently and have no problem with my Lupus from this. I was told that people with Lupus should not have Velashape procedures done. Is this true?
VelaShape with Vitiligo? (1 answer)
Is Vitiligo a contraindication for Velashape?
Contraindications Velashape (1 answer)
I would like to ask if the use of Velashape may have hepatic implications? I say this because of fat metabolism.
How long does a thermacool last? (1 answer)
How long does a thermacool last?
Does Smoothbeam work to remove scars? (1 answer)
Is this the best treatment for scar removal?
Is Smoothbeam recommend for an 18 year old to stop breakouts? (1 answer)
Is the Smoothbeam treatment recommend for an 18 year old to stop breakouts?
Is is safe to use Smoothbeam on skin that is sensitive? (1 answer)
Is this safe?
Wait time in-between V-Beam/Smoothbeam sessions? (1 answer)
I have had 2 V-Beam/Smoothbeam treatments so far (4 weeks apart - for moderate acne scarring), but have to wait 7 weeks till my 3rd treatment due to work issues - is that too long? Will my results be less because of that?
Does Smoothbeam work as well as a Fraxel? (1 answer)
Does it work as well as a fraxel for acne scars?
Smoothbeam for red acne marks? (1 answer)
Hi, I don't have acne scars but I do have red acne marks (what seem to be called post inflammatory hyperpigmentation). Does smoothbeam help with this problem as well? Thank You
Is Laser Genesis the same as Smoothbeam? (1 answer)
Is Laser Genesis the same as Smothbeam
Can sebaceous bumps be treated with Smoothbeam? (1 answer)
I have several bumps that don't go away caused by sebaceous hyperplasia. Will this treatment work on those? Can the treatment be localized to these areas? Also, I have been using Retin A Micro topical. Do I have to wait six months? Thanks.
What kind of laser and light is used in the Smoothbeam? (1 answer)
What laser and light is used with smoothbeam. Is it radio frequency, with LED or infrared light? Thanks
Will Smart Lipo treatment on my stomach interfere with a recent Uterine Fibroid Embolization? (1 answer)
Last November I had a Uterine Fibroid Embolization (UFE). Is post-UFE Smart Lipo a problem? Are there potential complications?
What is the difference between Thermage and Dot Therapy for my face? (1 answer)
I am considering have dot therapy for my face and neck. I recently saw a clip on the news about Thermage. I want to know what the difference is between the two.
Can I have Smart Lipo for a secondary polythymia? (1 answer)
I have secondary polythymia. Can I have this type of surgery?
Will weight loss after thermage affect the results? (1 answer)
Will weight loss after Thermage diminish the results of the treatment?
Can Thermage help with sagging skin on my upper arms and thighs? (1 answer)
My upper arms are starting to sag giving my deep lines around the bend part of my arm. Also my thighs are sagging giving me deep lines around my knees and such. Can Thermage help with sagging skin on my upper arms and thighs?
Is Photofacial or Thermage more effective for tightening skin? (1 answer)
What is the difference between other photofacial techniques and thermage?
Is it safe to have Thermage when you have metal in your body? (1 answer)
i have a metal prostisis can I have Thermage?
Will a VI peel be helpful or harmful for these conditions? (1 answer)
I am a 38 yr old male, dealing w/ acne since I was 16. Im italian, w/ a dark olive complexion. I have sun spots, and acne scars on my face, which makes me uneasy in social situations. Do you think this peel will help? Can it make my skin look worse after?
Why would there be more brown spots on my forehead after the peeling process? (1 answer)
Why would there be more brown spots on my forehead after the peeling process?
I am hispanic and just finished the peeling process after my first time doing the vi peel. I look worse now than I did before.
Can VI Peel be performed by an Aesthetician? (1 answer)
Can this be performed by an Aesthetician not working in a Dr.'s office?
What are the risks of the VI peel? (1 answer)
My Dr said there is a risk of pigmentation changes, ie brown spots could get worse. My skin is pretty even toned, could it cause discoloration that wasn't there before? How effective is it for acne/acne scars? Should I stop using epiduo before peel?
Can a VI Peel be performed on a patient using Topical Retin-A (1 answer)
Is this safe?
Does VI Peel contain Salicylic acid? (1 answer)
I am allergic to salicylic acid- learned this from a Jessner peel that went very wrong some years ago. Does the VI Peel contain this acid?
I have a lot of redness after my VI Peel, is this normal? (1 answer)
I have just received a peel and my face looks sunburned. I got nervous and washed it after 2 1/2 hours of the peel, it is still very red and tender. Is this okay and will the redness subside. was my skin too sensitive and what should i do?
If I just had Electrolysis, do I have to wait to get a VI Peel? (1 answer)
Can I get the peel the day after having electrolysis? Will this damage my skin? I usually break out with white heads after Electrolysis and would love to start my peel.
Would the VI Peel help severe cystic acne? (1 answer)
Would VI Peel help?
Will the VI peel help with ingrown hairs? (1 answer)
How can one tell if a practitioner is properly trained in how to use Triniti? (1 answer)
There are many spas that advertise, but few seem very professional. How does one screen practitioners to ensure they are going to be treated by someone expertly qualified?
How old do you have to be to get Zerona Laser Liposuction? (1 answer)
How old do you have to be to get Zerona Laser Liposuction?
How is a VI peel different from a regular chemical peel? (1 answer)
What makes it better?
Is it safe to use Zerona Liposuction in same areas as Smart Lipo? (1 answer)
I had Smart Lipo 6 months ago but there are still areas that need to be treated. Is it safe to use Zerona on the same areas?
Will Zerona work on obese women? (1 answer)
I am thinking about zerona to help me lose enough around the mid-section so that I can walk without pain. I am 5 feet 6 inches and weight 273. I have started eating correctly and have a support group for weight loss.
Will 3 treatments be sufficient for fat on top of abs? (1 answer)
Will 3 treatments be sufficient if I only want to lose fat on top of my abs?
What procedure (non-surgical) is available for a double chin? (1 answer)
What procedure / options do I have that are non-surgical that are available for a double chin?
Am I a potential candidate for Zerona laser lipo? (1 answer)
I'm 50, have diabetes, and am taking medication for depression and anxiety. I have no energy and need to lose approximately 50 pounds. I am on disability (Medicare) and have private insurance. Would I be a good candidate for Zerona laser lipo? How do I find out if insurance will cover it?
Do you have to take supplements along with the Zerona Laser Liposuction procedure? (1 answer)
I heard you have to take some powder or pills for helping the fat flash out of your body when you do Zerona. Is this true and if so, what is the name?
Would the Zerona Laser help reduce or eliminate lipoma? (1 answer)
How does Zerona laser liposuction get rid of the fat in your body? (1 answer)
How can this get rid of the fat? After you eat something fat it goes right back into your body. If Zerona melts the fat can't that fat just come back or is that area of fat gone for good?
Is Zerona helpful in reducing fat in the male chest area? (1 answer)
Does this work?
If I want Zerona Laser Treatment, do I have to wear a compression garment all day every day? (1 answer)
Or just at certain times? Or for certain hours
Will Zerona Laser Liposuction work on post-baby body fat? (1 answer)
I have had a baby boy and am carrying about 15 pounds to 20 on my lower belly . Will Zerona work on somebody like me and also will my skin tighten up or will I have to get another form of smart lipo for that?
Can zerona cause permanent damage? (1 answer)
I read that Zerona works by temporarily making holes in fat cells, so the fat leaks out. Could it cause damage to other, healthy cells in this same way? How safe if Zerona?
Is Zerona Laser Liposuction a good way to lose baby weight? (1 answer)
I want to lose weight I gained during pregnancy. Is Zerona a good option to help me lose around 15-20 pounds, and is it safe to do while breastfeeding?
How often are you allowed to have Zerona Laser Liposuction? (1 answer)
As long as you are following a nutritional program can you keep doing this until you reach your desired weight or fat loss?
My smile has changed since having Belotero injections, what should I do? (1 answer)
My dermatologist injected Belotero around my mouth, but now my smile has changed and I have new wrinkles radiating from around my mouth like whiskers. Was this too much product in the corners of the mouth or in the folds? What should I do?
Does VI Peel work for everyone? (1 answer)
I had 3 VI Peel treatments but it doesn't seem to work for me. I still have hyper-pigmentation on my face. If VI Peel doesn't work for everyone, is there something else I can try for hyper-pigmentation?
Would a VI peel reduce brown spots caused by melasma? (1 answer)
I have had a melasma problem for the last 4-5 years. There are brown spots all over my face. Would the VI peel help me? How does it work? If so, how many treatments would I need?
African American skin - dark spots and large pores (1 answer)
Is this truly effective on darker skin? I see specialist rave about this for african american skin but I feel its strictly because its one of the few procedures that can be done on our skin, not because you get great results?
What are the minimum qualifications to be allowed to do Fraxel? (1 answer)
What are the minimum qualifications to be allowed to do Fraxel?
Is there a procedure for enlarged pores on my face? (1 answer)
I have enlarged pores on my face, any procedure for this?
How long do I have to wait to get a facial after a chemical peel? (1 answer)
How long do I have to wait to get a facial after a chemical peel?
Bloating of Face (1 answer)
I am a chubby girl and my face bloats up very often, mainly when I dont sleep well & occasionally if I dont workout. Is there any remedy, medicine, or exercise I can do or take?
Eye lashes and eyebrows without having to get a tattoo. (1 answer)
I have alopecia aerata total body hair loss. Is there a way to have eye lashes applied safely and maybe eye brows? I am not interested in tatoo. i didnt know what service this would be so I just picked facial procedure since I had to pick something.
Are there any safe and effective facial treatments I can try? (1 answer)
It's been a difficult adventure trying to determine which facial treatments are safe and effective. Do you have any recommendations?
Should a person be tested for anything before a botox treatment is applied? (1 answer)
Should a person be tested for anything before a botox treatment is applied?
what is the difference between ultherapy and thermage? (1 answer)
What is the difference between ultherapy and thermage?
Is ulthera approved for use on all skin types and colors? (1 answer)
Can this procedure be used on people of color? All of the testimonials have been on lighter skin people.
Is Ultherapy painful? My doctor wants to numb the area (1 answer)
I went for a consult and my doctor said he wants to numb the area. Is Ultherapy painful? I was under the impression that it wasn't.
Is ultherapy the same thing as thermage? (1 answer)
Is ultherapy the same thing as thermage?
Can a non-physician perform Ultherapy? (1 answer)
What kind of training does a clinician receive to use the Ultherapy equipment and perform this procedure? Can a non-physician perform it?
Is Ultherapy useful for the neck bands aquired from aging? (1 answer)
I am 62 and don't have a double chin or neck fat, just two bands that look a little like a turkey. A face lift is out of the question for me. Will Ultherapy work?
Are compression garments required after Tickle Lipo? (1 answer)
Do you have to wear a compression garment after this procedure?
Is Tickle Lipo painful? (1 answer)
I'd like to try the least painful method of liposuction. Is Tickle Lipo painful?
Is Tickle Lipo as effective as SmartLipo and SlimLipo? (1 answer)
I'm not sure which lipo treatment to get. How effective is Tickle Lipo?
I would like to have Tickle Lipo done. What are the necessary steps to get started? (1 answer)
I would like to have Tickle Lipo done. What are the necessary steps to get started?
How long must I wait between Tickle Lipo treatments? (1 answer)
If a patient had Tickle Lipo but needs more, how long must I wait before having the procedure done again?
How long do the results from ultherapy last? (1 answer)
Is ultherapy safe? How long do the effects last? Can this treatment lift the eyebrows? (1 answer)
Can Soli-Tone treatments (light and micro currents) effect Radiesse? (1 answer)
I had Radiesse injections two weeks ago. I then had my fifth Soli-Tone treatment on my neck and jaw area. A couple of days later, I had lumps and swelling in my jaw area. My face seems to have changed. It is almost as if the Radiesse is going away.
Is it safe to have a Titan treatment for the face about a month after Radiesse injections? (1 answer)
Is it safe to have a Titan treatment for the face about a month after Radiesse injections? I'm worried that the heat from Titan will cause lumps and bumps in the Radiesse?
How long after 3-5 treatments on the face & neck will the effects last? (1 answer)
How long after 3-5 treatments on the face & neck will the effects last?
How long does Refirme last? (1 answer)
How long does Refirme last, are their multiple treatments?
Is there any way to speed up Radiesse absorption? (1 answer)
I had Radiesse injections on the bridge of my nose 3 months ago. I'm still seeing a white dot where the needle was injected. My doctor said it's the Radiesse that's caught in my dermis. Is there any way to speed up the Radiesse absorption?
If I have sarcoidous can I use Sculptra? (1 answer)
Can Sculptra be used with patient with sarcoidous?
How old do you need to be to begin Sculptra procedures? (1 answer)
Is there an age restriction on Sculptra?
Dermal Filler Side Effects (1 answer)
What should I do if I have developed granuloma as a result of tear trough treatment? The filler appears to have moved into the corner of my eye and possibly is blocking something causing paid and swelling. I am unable to see the original doctor.
If I plan to lazer my face as well as use sculptra, should I do the lazer first or should I wait a few months after doing sculptra injections? (1 answer)
If I plan to lazer my face as well as use sculptra, should I do the lazer first or should I wait a few months after doing sculptra injections?
Price and quality of Restylane versus other dermal fillers? (1 answer)
What is the general price for the procedure for around mouth and lips. What are some differences between other fillers compared to Restylane? Why do they choose Restylane over others?
Can Perlane injections irritate your eyes? (1 answer)
I had Perlane injections Wednesday morning (injections were in the 11s and the nose bridge). It is now Friday night. Earlier this afternoon my eyes were a little pink. Now it's nighttime and my left eye is turning red and feels dry. Is this a common reaction? If so, how long will it last?
What should I do about severe swelling after Perlane injections? (1 answer)
It has been 6 weeks since my Perlane injections and I am having significant swelling on both sides of my nose. The swelling under one eye is pretty severe. The doctor is in another country and trying to help me via phone. He has me on 500 mg Cephalexin 4x/day, but it does not seem to be improving.
If my acne is in a stage of clearing, can Levulan BLU-U still be beneficial to ward off future breakouts? (1 answer)
I tend to get 4-6 nasty cysts each month. They come and go, but I'd like to break the cycle.
Can this treatment be used for folliculitis? (1 answer)
Can photodynamic therapy be used to treat folliculitis on the face and bikini area along with ingrown hairs and inflamation ?
I bruised an area around my mouth and injection area, should I ice the area or what can I apply? (1 answer)
I bruised an area around my mouth and injection area, should I ice the area or what can I apply?
i had perlane injected under my eyes 4 days ago and the swellening has gone but i have little hard lumps under my eyes. (1 answer)
How do I treat them, to look normal?
What happens if a vein is hit when Perlane is injected in the face? (1 answer)
I had Perlane injected in my cheeks and a vein was hit on the side. What should I expect beside the pain I am having?
What is the aftercare for Perlane injection? (1 answer)
My skin feels very dry where the injection was done. Can I use any creams on it? If so, what kind?
How soon can you resume workouts after receiving Perlane injections? (1 answer)
What is the healing time associated with photodynamic therapy? (1 answer)
My dermatologist has diagnosed me with basal cell skin cancers on my face and wanted me to do Carak Cream. I was then told about PDT . What is the healing time as compared to Carak Cream? What do I expect?
Does ProLipo increase glucose levels? (1 answer)
I was wondering does ProLipo have an effect on glucose levels?
What's the difference between Slim Lipo and ProLipo? Which is better for a person who is 40 lbs. overweight? (1 answer)
What's the difference between Slim Lipo and ProLipo. Which one is better for a person who is 40 pounds overweight?
I had microdermabrasion, how do I get rid of the round patch on my right cheek? (1 answer)
I had microdermabrasion about a week ago. There's a reddish-pink patch on my right cheek that won't go away. It's peeling and is very dry compared to my left cheek. I already saw the esthetician and told her about it, but she didn't care. How can I get rid of the patch?
What laser is used for a PDT treatment? (1 answer)
Can you please tell me what kind of laser is used during PDT treatment after the medication is removed?
Do I need to apply any cream or medicine after microdermabrasion? (1 answer)
Do I need to apply any cream or medicine after microdermabrasion treatment when I get back home?
Hyperpigmentation on my nose and chin, would it safe for me to do Microdermabrasion? (1 answer)
I have had hyperpigmentation on my nose and chin for a very long time. It looks a dark patch (horse shoe shaped) on my nose. Any slight irritation or peeling makes this patch & that on the chin darker. Can I do microdermabration get rid of these ?
Neostrata 15% aha lotion plus (1 answer)
I have a few left over acne marks. They are definietly realy light, my problem is if i use hq even 2% my skin gets really red and doesn't tolerate it. So i ws wondering if this aha 15% will help? and if I should alternate it with retin a mmicro .01?
Does it matter how long you wait between your first injection with 1 vial of Sculptra and your second? (1 answer)
I am 35 and had my first injection of Sculptra in June. My doctor wants me to wait 8 weeks between injections to see how it takes. Is it possible that if I wait too long between injections, the effects of the first will wear off?
Easy bruising on the backs of hands. (1 answer)
I am a very healthy, active 65 year old male. I have fair skin and sun damage and thinning skin on the backs of my hands which has resulted in easy bruising with slight trauma. Can Sculptra help?
How long does the effect of Sculptra last? (1 answer)
I am 18 years old and want to know how long the effect lasts from three vials of Sculptra? Can Sculptra work forever?
Is Sculptra harmful during pregnancy? (1 answer)
I had sculptra injected into my cheeks 5 days ago, and I just found out I'm pregnant (about 6-7 weeks). Is this harmful to my baby and if so, is there anyway to remove the sculptra?? I am so worried!
Can I do Sculptra if I have gluten intolerance? (1 answer)
I am gluten intolerant and was wondering if this would preclude using Sculptra. Do you see more Sculptra side effects in people with allergies and food sensitivities? My cheeks have hollowed out but I'm afraid of lumps!
What are the chances of having side effects after Sculptra injections? (1 answer)
I am supposed to get Sculptra injections in my cheeks. I will be attending a wedding that same night and will be back to work a few days afterward. Following that, I will be out of town on a big job for a month. Is this treatment risky? Could I have side effects? Should I wait?
Is it safe for dark skin tones to use retinol products? (1 answer)
Is it safe for dark skin tones to use retinol products?
How to reduce the appearance of leg hair pores? (1 answer)
I have fair skin and black hair...I'm quite hairy all over...I wax once every month...but even when I wax my leg hair pores are obvious and brown, I don't wnt to have laser, is there any other way to reduce it's appearance?
What is cosmetic dermatology? (1 answer)
How is it different from regular dermatology? Can cosmetic dermatologists still treat skin conditions or only administer cosmetic enhancement?
What Skin Rejuvenation procedure the best solution for uneven skin tone? (1 answer)
I am an African-American with uneven skin tone. What Skin Rejuvenation procedure is the best option?
can i get skin tyte done if i have factor v leiden? please let me know if its safe. i have had one treatment done & i was planning on have more done. (1 answer)
Can i get Skin Tyte done if i have factor v leiden? I have had one treatment done & i was planning on have more done.
Will Skin Tyte it work on a fleshy neck and make my jaw area mroe defined? (1 answer)
My neck has no wrinkles or loose skin, but it is fleshy and the contour from my chin to my chest is not too defined. As I have gotten older it is getting worse. I want the neck/jaw area more defined. Will this work for me?
Skintyte or Thermage (1 answer)
Had neck, jowl, and chin lipo 8 months ago. Love the results but have sagging jowls and some neck banding. Would Thermage or Skintyte help? Which procedure would be best after lipo?
Is there a procedure for deeper back dimples? (1 answer)
Is this possible and approximately how much would this cost?
How long can we expect Skin Tyte results to last? (1 answer)
How long can we expect the results to last?
Does Skin Tyte really work vs. other procedures? (1 answer)
Does Skin Tyte really work or is it a con like some of the other skin tighten procedures? What are the differences? I dont won't to pay the prices if it doesent work..
I have a big turkey gobble on my chin. Will Skin Tyte help? (1 answer)
My neck looks awful. I have a lot of wrinkles and a turkey gobble. Will Skin Tyte help me at all?
Can I overlap minocyclin (oral antibiotics) and ematrix treatments? (1 answer)
I just had an ematrix treatment 3 days ago and want to start with oral antibiotics because of severe acne. How long should I wait before starting oral antibiotics? How long do I have to stop with the oral antibiotics before my next ematrix treatment?
Redness around the nose and chin (1 answer)
About twice a year I get redness/itchy around my nose and in the chin area (under the lower lip). This time, I am also experiencing big pimples with no head, but very sore. What can I do?
Skin lightening for uneven skin tone (1 answer)
Hello, I have a discoloration (uneven skin tone on my penis) and i'm trying to find a way to lighten and even out the tone. I'm white. Is there a procedure to lighten this area that's safe and wont thin out the skin more or effect sensitivity.
How long do Skin Tyte results last? (1 answer)
I'm interested in getting Skin Tyte. How long does it take to undergo treatment, and how long do the results last?
Can the fat removed during a Smart Lipo procedure be used as fillers? (1 answer)
Can the fat from one area be pumped into another area on my body? (1 answer)
I am interested in the Smart Lipo procedure on my trouble stomach area, but was wondering if the fat that is removed from that area can be placed in the bust area?
Removing visceral fat before having smart lipo (1 answer)
Is it advisable to remove my belly fat, which is visceral fat that Smart Lipo will not remove before having Smart Lipo? This is what the doctor told me.
Will my cellulite get worse and cause my skin to sag? (1 answer)
I had a consult for lipo in my butt/thighs. I was told it only works for those who need a little fat removed & the procedure would only make my cellulite worse, cause my skin sag, and that nothing would help. I was also told that any doctor that says otherwise would be lying. Is this true?
I have fat in specific areas, should I do smart lipo? (1 answer)
I have stubborn fat in specific areas legs, abs, between my thighs and back. Is the smart lipo safe? How often do I have to repeat it?
Is it safe for me to have smart lipo? I've had 4 C-Sections (1 answer)
I have had 4 c sections. In the year 1999,2002,2004,& 2010. I have been told that I have lots of sacr tissue, so much that I had to get a second scar under the inscision that I had with my first three c-sections. Is smart lipo safe for me?
Hi, I've had two c sections, is it possible for me to get smart lipo ? (1 answer)
Hi, I've had two c sections, is it possible for me to get smart lipo ?
I read on another website they treated the same area once aweek for 4-6 weeks and then once a month. Is this similar to how you do smart lipo ? (1 answer)
How many times do you do the smart lipo for one procedure? I am consdering inner and outter thigh and addiomon.
Is there very high risks with Smart Lipo (1 answer)
Are there many case histories of complications invloving Smart Lipo? Who is not a good candidate for the procedure?
I had Smart Lipo & I still have a belly. (1 answer)
I had Smart Lipo on my belly over 6 months ago. After 6 months there is NO change. My waist measurements are the same and my clothes do not fit any better. Could it not have worked? Or could it be another issue? I am 41 yr female who works out 4 days a week.
Do you combine Vaser and smart lipo for better results for abdomen fat removal and skin tightening? (1 answer)
Do you combine Vaser and smart lipo for better results for abdomen fat removal and skin tightening? Also is it best to be the desired weight before removal of stubborn abdomen fat deposit or be slightly overweight and diet after the procedure?
How is it possible to have no incisions with the Smart Lipo procedure? (1 answer)
Your article says that there are no "incisions", so how is the Cannula inserted?
I have diabetes are there any appropriate Lipoosuction services available to me? (1 answer)
My diabetes is maintained very well, but I'm still very much overweight and have tried many plans/ methods but no avail. If lipo an option for me?
How does Smart Lipo compare to Tummy Tuck surgery? (1 answer)
How do the results of Smart Lipo compare to what can be achieved with a tummy tuck? What about a mini-tummy tuck?
How long should one wait to have smart lipo after having a baby? (1 answer)
What is the appropriate amount of time?
Does the Skin Tyte procedure cause dry mouth if it is done on the lower face and neck? (1 answer)
Why doesn't SkinTyte help with baggy or saggy skin? (1 answer)
Is Skin Tyte FDA approved? (1 answer)
What are the possible dangers with Skin Tyte? (1 answer)
Is the Skin Tyte procedure as safe as Thermage? With heating the underlying tissue can there be any long term damage? Is it good for people with minimal sagging?
Will skin tyte help with loose, wrinly skin on lower stomach? (1 answer)
Previously, I had lost 110lb and had loose, wrinkly skin on my lower stomach. I have since had a baby and it seems to look worse now. Would this procedure help with the saggy extra skin?
I'm wondering why none of the doctors are promoting skintyte when the pictures on this site look so impressive (1 answer)
I'm wondering why none of the doctors are promoting skintyte when the pictures on this site look so impressive...Is there a better alternative?
I have a lot of sagging skin from a lapband surgery, is Smart Lipo good for me? (1 answer)
I had Lapband surgery 2 years ago. Will Smart Lipo help with the sagging skin?
I have fat deposits after having Smart Lipo, is this normal? Is there a treatmnet for these side effects? (1 answer)
I had Smartlipo a year ago and I lost 20 pounds...I weighted 165 and now I am 145. However I have a self forming about my knee cap and it makes my knees look very bad. I exercise 4 times a week and I still have this. What can be done about this?
What is the best laser treatment for old back acne scars? (1 answer)
What is the best laser treatment for old back acne scars?
If I take Amoxicillin can I do the Laser Genesis procedure? (1 answer)
I am interested in Laser Genesis and I currently take amoxicillin for mild acne. Can I still do the procedure?
How can I have a mole from my face removed? (1 answer)
I have had a mole on my face since I was a child. It has always been a source of bad self-image. I have wanted to get rid of it for years but I never knew how. It is right under my nose and is kind of like a permanent pimple. Recommendations?
What are the risks of sun exposure after laser resurfacing? (1 answer)
Ware the risks of sun exposure after laser skin resurfacing by nd yag laser and laser mole removal by q switched nd yag laser? Can the indirect sun light also cause harm?
Linear IgA Bullous Dermatosis (1 answer)
I have Linear IgA Bullous Dermatosis and take Dapsone to manage it. I've noticed significant changes in my skin recently, with laxity being the primary issue. Am I a candidate for skin Tyte/Titan or Thermage?
A question regarding some weird lines on my cheeks. (1 answer)
I've been having lines like those on this person's cheeks for years(mine're more prominent)
May the excessive use of steroid cream have caused this? What can I do to cure them?
What are the best creams? Which laser will lighten my scar? (1 answer)
I have an abdominoplasy scar that I would like to lighten. I believe it is a hyertrophic scar. What is best: creams or is there a laser out there that can lighten these types of scars?
Factor V Leiden and Laser Hair Removal. (1 answer)
Is it safe to have laser hair removal performed with Factor V Leiden (one gene - heterozygous)?
Is laser hair removal safe if you have autoimmune problems and over dark moles? (1 answer)
I have fair skin and dark course hair. I'm about to have laser hair removal-cutera coolglide. I was diagnosed w/ Behcets, but now the doctor says not sure. I have HLA-B27 and positive ANAs, I've had knee surgery, uveitis, 2 csection, tubal surgery & mole.
Will small white bumps go away after laser resurfacing? (1 answer)
I had severe acne on my chest and received laser resurfacing after clearing all active marks. 2 months following my skin broke out again. I am currently on accutane but have many small white bumps i believe to be Milia. Is there anything I can do?
Post Inflammatory Hyperpigmentation - Dermal (1 answer)
Hi, I have post inflammatory hyper pigmentation (Dermal Layer) on my whole arms and upper back. The cause of this was initially excessive itching. Can someone please suggest whether laser resurfacing will be a good option and how many visits I need?
Is there a recommended makeup to cover bruising after Juvederm? (1 answer)
I want something that will provide good coverage but not irritate my skin.
What is the average cost and duration of Juvederm? (1 answer)
What is the average cost of a Juvederm treatment? How long does Juvederm last when injected?
I got Hylaform and I have bumps as a side effect, how long before they go away? (1 answer)
How long will these bumps last?
How long after a Hylaform treatment should it smooth out? (1 answer)
How long does this take to subside?
What is the difference between ProFractional and Genesis skin treatments for acne scaring? (1 answer)
We are checking Profractional and Genesis for the best acne scaring treatment.. What do you recommend?
Will Genesis Tighten your jaw line? (1 answer)
Will the laser Ggenesis treatments tighten your jaw/neckline or do you have to have the titan or a different procedure?
My smile looks so weird after having Juvederm injections, is this normal? (1 answer)
So, I just had Juvederm fillers along my smile lines. One side has a weird puffiness to it that is noticeable only when I smile. Is this normal? Should I call my doctor to tell her I think it's too much? I am not happy at all.
What shoud I expect after I have an injection to dissolve my Juvederm filler? (1 answer)
I am going to get my Juvederm filler dissolved after having bad results on my smile lines. What should I expect? Will there be pain, swelling, redness? What's the worst case scenario? Is it possible to over-dissolve the filler and end up with a worse smile than before?
Is it safe to use hyaluronidase all over the face? (1 answer)
I am 30 and had Juvederm placed underneath my cheekbones for a more plump look. Now I look ridiculous, like my face is being pulled down. I had it done three months ago. I have heard that hyaluronidase can be used to counteract the negative effects of Juvederm. Is a large amount of hyaluronidase safe? Will my cheek return to its original state?
Juverderm caused pimples on cheeks (1 answer)
I had juverderm injections on my cheeks to fill acne scars and 3 days have passed and still have heaps of red pimples in the area. Will these fade or cause more scarring? Is it normal?
Is it same to have juvaderm injections while taking peginterferion and ribasphere (1 answer)
I do not have a hi viral load but HCV is present Type 3 A I am taking meds to clear the virus. Is it safe to have juvaderm?
What is the strength of LipoDissolve? (1 answer)
To what strength is the product LipoDissolve diluted to prior to injection?
Lump in lip 3 months after injury. (1 answer)
My 4 yr old daughter bit all the way thru under bottom lip. We started massage after 4 weeks and have continued for 2 months now. Inside scar tissue reduced some but one side of lip has visible lump. Will this go away? If not, what are our options?
Will laser tattoo removal be able to take away the color from the scarred part of my tattoo? (1 answer)
I have a tattoo on the top of my foot and have noticed scarring from getting it.. It has a pink, light blue, and black outline. Will it be harder to remove the color from the scarred part?
How can I clear the bumps that formed after my laser tattoo removal treatment? (1 answer)
Will laser tattoo removal work on a very scarred tattoo? (1 answer)
My tattoo is all black and is very scarred and raised. Is it safe to have this type of tattoo removed by laser? Will it possibly make the scarring worse?
Is laser tattoo removal safe after an allergic reaction? (1 answer)
I had an allergic reaction to my black tattoo 5 days ago. It only lasted for a day and then went back to normal after a shower? I no longer have itching and it's no longer raised. Can I safely undergo laser tattoo removal? Do I have signs of ink allergy? It might have just been dirt.
Approximately how many laser tattoo removal treatments would I need? (1 answer)
I got a tattoo 2 days ago that is very crooked. I'm looking to get it taken off b/c it makes me upset to have to look at it. It is an infinity symbol in black ink, located on the side of my wrist, and less than 1 inch long. How many laser tattoo treatments would I need?
After complete Mesotherapy treatments, how is it to recovery? (1 answer)
After receiving three complete treatments of Mesotherapy how much time should you allow before your legs are back to normal?
How does the body metabolize the fat treated with LipoDissolve Ultra? (1 answer)
Does the fat end up in the liver? How does the fat get removed safely?
If I am Lactose Intolerant can I still have LipoDissolve? (1 answer)
If I am lactose Intolerant can I still have Lipodissolve?
What's are the differences between lipodissolve and smartlipo? (1 answer)
How should I determine which procedure is best for me? What are the pros and cons of lipodissolve and smart lipo?
Is lipodissolve a good procedure for the bra line and female flanks? If not, which procedure is better with good results? (1 answer)
I'm average weight and had a tummy tuck done in 2008 thinking it would take care of my love handles, but I still have love handles and a bra line that I would like to get rid of.
Loss of 'right angle' appearance to neck (1 answer)
I can neither afford the expense nor time for a lower face lift. I am 60 and hate the lack of definition that has developed under my chin. Would lipo suction address the problem? I am not overweight.
Dermastabilon got into my eyes, what should I do and is it not a big deal? (1 answer)
I went for my first mesotherapy treatment at the dermatologist. She was in a hurry so I am laying on the bed, and she pressed on the injection with much pressure resulting to the L-Carnitine Dermastabilon cocktail had spurt out. To my dismay, she got the dermastabilon into my eyes, what should I do and is it not a big deal?
Is mesotherapy ok for the face and be used like botox? (1 answer)
Is mesotherapy ok for the face and be used like botox?
What is the best procedure to remedy a hanging stomach from a c section (1 answer)
Would a tummy tuck, liposuction, or another treatment be better?
What fat removal procedure removes fat from one area of your body and uses it for other body sculpting procedures? (1 answer)
What is the procedure of removing fat from your body and filling areas of your body that's need sculpture called?
I have currently been on loestrin 20 for 3weeks, would it be okay to get Laser (IPL) hair removal treatment or do I need to get off the birth control? (1 answer)
I have been on Loestrin 20 for 3 weeks, have taken the first week break and now have done 2 days of the next cycle.
I will be getting laser treatment to my full face and full legs soon.
Is there high risk for complications while you're on birth-control?
Cost for Laser Hair Removal (1 answer)
I am interested in Laser hair removal and am just getting ball-park pricing. Would you give me an estimate of what it might cost to have hair removal done on the following areas: full legs, bikini area, underarms, and line from belly to bikini line?
How soon after a laser hair removal session can I use 2% salicylic acid products? (1 answer)
Is the Nano light hair removal effecient? (1 answer)
I'm thinking of having Nano hair removal sessions to remove my leg and facial hair...is it a good procedure?
Can people with multiple myeloma have chin laser liposuction? (1 answer)
Can people with multiple myeloma have chin laser liposuction?
laser liposuction (1 answer)
is it ok to have laser liposuction 2 months after giving birth via the C-section?
When can I do laser libosuction? (1 answer)
Hi, In less than a year, I had Liposuction Surgery; can I do leaser liposuction, and when?
Can my hernia be due to a laser liposuction procedure I had two weeks ago? (1 answer)
I had laser liposuction about two weeks ago and am wearing a compression garment. It appears that I now have a hernia. Can a hernia result from a laser liposuction procedure? Does this happen often? I was told that the procedure was less invasive than others. I'm very uncomfortable and am experiencing pain and numbness.
Will laser lipo tighten skin too? (1 answer)
I have lost 60lbs and I have loose skin, but I also want to get rid of love handles in the hip and back area. Also, would that be considered one area in the way of cost?
How many inches can I expect to lose with laser liposuction? (1 answer)
I'm planning on getting laser lipo on my arms and possibly in my waist. How many inches might I lose in one treatment? I'm planning on getting three laser liposuction treatments. Will I lose more inches with each treatment?
Is Laser Liposuction the best options for skin tightening without surgery? (1 answer)
I lost 130 Lbs after my baby and now have a lot of loose, hanging skin on my stomach and thighs. I really just need my skin tightened in my mid-section and thighs. I could have some fat removal in my thighs, but not much. What are my best options for skin tightening w/o surgery? And what about having more children?
What can be done if spots spread and darken after an IPL treatment? (1 answer)
I recently had an intense pulsed light (IPL) treatment done on my face. After the peeling stage, the spots spread and became darker. The doctor is unsure why this happened and gave me a chemical peel. I am now scheduled for chemical peels every two weeks and was prescribed tretinoin and Hydroquinone. What is wrong? What should I do?
Can I have infrared and IPL in the same visit? (1 answer)
After my baby is born, how long should I wait to be safe before having IPL treatment? (1 answer)
Why do I still have discoloration on my face after 6 weeks of the treatment? (1 answer)
I had profractional with micro peel treatment, however after 6 weeks of the treatment, I still have discoloration or sun damage spot on my cheek. I'm very worried at this point. What should I do?
Are there any side effects with Fractional Resurfacing? (1 answer)
What risks are involved? The results sound great, I just want to make sure I'm aware of all possible complications before going ahead with treatment.
Fraxel and Skin Rejuvenation combinations (1 answer)
Can Fraxel laser resurfacing be safely used in conjunction with any other procedures?
How many treatments does Fraxel require? (1 answer)
Will I have to keep coming back to my doctor's office?
How long do Fraxel treatments last? (1 answer)
Will my wrinkles start to return?
Does genesis skin rejuvenation remove broken capillaries? (1 answer)
Does the procedure genesis skin rejuvenation help remove broken capillaries. Are there other procedures that are better for this type of affliction?
Does Genesis Skin Rejuvenation help reduce fine lines and tighten skin? (1 answer)
Does this also help fine lines and tighten skin?
Why have my pigmentation problems come back? (1 answer)
I had a successful full face Fraxel to rid dark pigmentation and some minor old acne scars. My face scabbed over and I applied Cu3 cream for 10 days, after which time the skin shed the dark marks. However, five weeks later the dark pigmentation is back even worse! Why? Please help me! What can be done about this?
Is it common for men to have Gensis skin rejuvenation? (1 answer)
Or do only women usually get it?
Is Genesis safer for pacemaker patients? (1 answer)
Is this procedure safe if you have a pacemaker implanted? I have had other laser treatments in the past with no problems. This is not 'radio waves' like the Triniti system; is that correct? I was told I could not use that procedure.
Is V-beam Laser the same as Fraxel? (1 answer)
For an after-surgery scar, is the v-beam laser as effective at reducing the scar as the Fraxel re-store procedure? Are they essentially the same?
Could Fraxel have caused orbital fat loss? (1 answer)
Last year I had two pixel (Fraxel) laser treatments, then six LED light sessions on my face about two months after. A few weeks later my eye area started to deteriorate and it keeps getting worse. I look so much older nowwhat could have caused it?
What are my best options for treating sagging tissue on my neck - Fraxel? (1 answer)
I had Fraxel over a year ago with pretty good results, but I would like something that lasts longer if possible. What are the options for treating the neck area?
What is the best non-surfical treatment for under eye dark circles, is it Fraxel? (1 answer)
II am 37 and want to get rid of under eye dark circles. I have heard about Aluma,and Fraxel treatment for under eye circles. Please suggest the best non surgical treatment.
I have vitiligo. Is it safe to have Fraxel restore treatments? (1 answer)
I have vitiligo and am wondering if it's safe to have a few fraxel restore treatments? The vitiligo is on my eyelids, hips, knees, and arms.
Would Fraxel or a chemical peel be the best procedure for removing deep wrinkles or smoker's wrinkles? (1 answer)
Do Fraxel results last long term? (1 answer)
I been reading some reviews online and some people have said that the Fraxel results for acne scar treatments are not permanent. I thought the procedure promoted collagen production. Does the collagen production stop?
Is hyperpigmentation a common post Fraxel side effect? (1 answer)
Is postFraxel hyperpigmentation a problem? What is the treatment? Does it get worse with further treatments?
Can Fraxel treat loose neck skin? (1 answer)
I have loose skin on my neck that I would like to have tightened. Is Fraxel a good choice for this, or is another treatment more highly recommended?
Is it safe for the neck and chest and are package deals usually offered? (1 answer)
Is fraxel safe for the neck and chest area, and how many treatments are needed? Also are package deals usually offered?
Is epidermal leveling better than microdermabrasion? (1 answer)
The two procedures seem comparable. Which is better and why?
Is epidermal leveling safe for patients taking isotretinoin (Accutane)? (1 answer)
How many FotoFacial/IPL Treatments are required to see results? (1 answer)
How many treatments are needed?
Can fillers get rid of slight chin cleft? how long would it last or would there be more permanent solutions? (1 answer)
Can fillers get rid of slight chin cleft? how long would it last or would there be more permanent solutions?
I got red lines down my face around my mouth after a dermal filler injection. Is this normal? (1 answer)
Do the red lines mean I have an infection? The area is tender and swollen, but I heard that is normal. I just wasn't expecting the lines.
Roseacea flares, need advice. (1 answer)
I know IPL is terrific for roseacea. Is using topical vitamin A, a good or bad idea? I use Trentinoin 0.5 and I see skin improvement but the roseacea flares. I always discontinue use of vitamin A before and after IPL. When I recommence the problems flare.
Why can't I use moisturizers on my face after IPL treatment? (1 answer)
I was told that I may dab a little Vaseline on the crusted spots only. What else can I use?
Would dermabrasion or some other treatment remove the dark brown spot on my legs? (1 answer)
I've had a big, dark brown circle on my legs ever since I was child. It resulted from being fat during my childhood. My legs used to hit each other, even near my private spot. I'm very shy about wearing short skirts. My family doctor said to use bleach. Would dermabrasion or some other treatment remove the spots on my legs? What is the best procedure/treatment for this issue?
Can I have microdermabrasion after an at-home glycolic peel? (1 answer)
My appointment for microdermabrasion is tomorrow. Two days ago I put a bit of 30% glycolic acid on my face. I didn't put the product all over, just on my nose and cheeks. I only left it on for two minutes. Now, my skin is just a little flaky. Should I wait to have the microdermabrasion done? Or, is it fine to have the treatment following a peel?
Why would a round patch form after microdermabrasion and how do I remedy it? (1 answer)
I had microdermabrasion done 4 months ago to correct the pimples and scars on my cheek. Shortly after, a round patch developed on the area that was treated. Even after the dead skin peeled off the patch still persists. Why did this happen and how do I remedy this as quickly as possible?
Can a fungal infection be caused by microdermabrasion? (1 answer)
I had microdermabrasion done 4 months ago, and a patch developed shortly after. When I went this month, a specialist told me it's a fungal infection and recommended I use Sebifin, as well as Melaglow. But I don't have any irritation in that region. The area is dark red at times and light red at other times. Do I really have a fungal infection? How can this happen right after microdermabrasion? Please suggest a remedy.
Does Dermabrasion help with hypopigmentation? (1 answer)
Methods to get rid of scaring? (1 answer)
I had lipo a few years back. I have 4 scars midway up my back that are large, dimpled and are very noticeable. Also I have deep ance scars in the middle of my chest. Is there something that can be done to help these issues I have?
Will peeling creams remove the small scars on my wrist? (1 answer)
I have 3 very small scars on my wrist from cutting. They are very embarrassing, and it gets tiring trying to hide them as well. I cannot afford laser treatment. I am looking for some home remedies. What are are my best options? Are there any peeling creams that can remove the scars?
Can complications occur from having dermabrasion done? (1 answer)
What are the risks and side effects?
Can Dermabrasion cause Hyperpigmentation? (1 answer)
I'm concerned that dermabrasion may leave my skin darker when it heals. Is this a common side effect?
Is it normal to see dark blotches after Dermabrasion? (1 answer)
I recently underwent dermabrasion and my skin has flaked off revealing a slightly pinkish appearance. But to my dismay, I started seeing a darkening shadow on certain parts of the face. Please tell me is this normal? What can I do to prevent and treat
Will a dermabrasion remove red blotches from the face? (1 answer)
Will a dermabrasion remove red blotches from the face?
I have severe itching on my upper torso with signs of a rash. (1 answer)
I have a very bad case of itching on my upper torso with sign of a rash. What is this?
How long does the pain last after the dermabrasion procedure? (1 answer)
What is recovery like and when can I return to work?
Does Dermabrasion leave scarring? (1 answer)
is this a possible side effect?
Do you have to use the Cosmelan products forever to keep the melasma from returning? (1 answer)
What is the likelihood of having a "rebound hyperpigmentation" problem after getting the peel (using Cosmelan 2 products)? Will hyperpigmentation recur when/if you stop using the products?
Does cosmoplast as long as juvederm? (1 answer)
Does cosmoplast as long as juvederm?
Can I still have derma filler injections or Botox while taking Accutane? (1 answer)
Can I still have derma filler injections or Botox while taking Accutane?
Dermal Fillers, Botox and Scuba Diving (1 answer)
I have had dermal fillers and Botox Christmas 2011 now it is April 2011
I went Suba Diving on the weekend and now there are lumps on my cheeks, are they going to go down again?
Experienced doctor in NJ for fillers for under-eye hollows? (1 answer)
I am considering fillers for deep under-eye hollows. Is there a VERY experienced doctor in NJ that anyone can guide me to? So far, no one I contacted does this procedure.
Where was Cosmelan made? (1 answer)
Where is Ccosmelan manufactured? Is the ingredient information made available?
When I apply Cosmelan my dead skin gets removed (1 answer)
When I apply Cosmelan my dead skin gets removed. Its happening everyday.
Why does dry skin get removed from my face when I apply Cosmelan?
Does Cool Lipo work on upper arm flab? (1 answer)
I have loose skin ("bat wings") on my upper arms and have gone for a few consults. I have no or little fat to remove but require skin tightening and have been getting conflicting opinions on the effectiveness of cool or smart lipo. Am I a candidate?
Does Cosmelan product work well with olive skin complexions? (1 answer)
Is Cosmelan the most effective skin treatment for olive skinned complexions? If not what is?
What are the differences and results between TCA Peeling and Cosmelan? (1 answer)
Is Cosmelan the only way to treat the brown spots that was done by ipl?
Does Cosmelan or Cosmelan 2 have oil in it? (1 answer)
Is oil a component of Cosmelan or Cosmelan 2
What are the ingredients in Cosmelan (the peel) and Cosmelan2 the creme you take home? (1 answer)
Could I have a listing of these ingredients?
Do you recommend the Cosmelan treatment for Melasma in African American women? (1 answer)
Do you recommend the Cosmelan treatment for Melasma in African American women? If not, is there another treatment you recommend?
I have dark black spots on my face, which Cosmelan package do I need? (1 answer)
4/2007 I used cosmelan full kit product, and now I don't know which kit I need for my skin. The skin on my face is light in color, but black spots spread all over my face.
Can cosmelan alone help with pigmentation besides adding hydroquinone? (1 answer)
Can cosmelan alone help with pigmentation besides adding hydroquinone? Can a doctor add his own ingredients to cosmelan besides hydroquinone to make it work for hyperpigmentation?
I am using obaji now, how long should one be off of it before getting the cosmelan treatment? (1 answer)
I am using obaji now, how long should one be off of it before getting the cosmelan treatment?
Is it possible to use cosmelan 2 without the cosmelan treatment? (1 answer)
Is it possible to use cosmelan 2 without the cosmelan treatment?
Is it safe to use cosmelan while you are pregnant or breast feeding? (1 answer)
Is it safe to use cosmelan while you are pregnant or breast feeding?
Using Cosmelan 2 while pregnant? (1 answer)
Is it safe to use only Cosmelan 2 to prevent any pigmentation during pregnancy? Why can't you use Cosmelan 2 in combination with glycolic creams?
Can cosmelan be used to treat the dark pigmentation on my underarm area? (1 answer)
Can cosmelan be used on the underarm? I have dark pigmentation caused by shaving. Please advise.
Will the Cosmelan treatment work if my doctor didn't use the cleanser? (1 answer)
Will I get the same result from the Cosmelan treatment or Peel if the Cleanser was not included in the pack?
why is my skin so dark? (1 answer)
I had a tca 20% chemical peel & a phenol peel done by a board certified plastic surgeon 8 weeks ago. My face looks like I am wearing a dark mask. I wear a 50 sunscreen & avoid the sun at all cost! My face looks dirty & dull all the time. Help!
Multiple layers of salicylic acid for acne? (1 answer)
If you apply two layers of 10% salicylic acid is that the same as one application or layer of 20%? How about 3 layers? 30%?
Will dark brown splotches go away? (1 answer)
Hi! Yesterday I had a medium peel (Vitalize)-partly to get rid of a few light brown scars left over from blemishes. Ironically, the entire lower portion of my face is now covered in DARK brown splotches. Will these really slough off? When!?
I have excess oil/bacteria under my skin causing swelling inflammation and scaring what is the best teatment? (1 answer)
I have seen a derm recently and am currently prescribed spironolactone 2d with dapsone gel and tretinoin gel. They have dried out the top layer and have left the next layer filled with oil, causing redness swelling and scars.
I'm allergic to benzoyl peroxide, can I get a vitalize peel for my acne scars & hyperpigmentation? (1 answer)
Can I have a vitalize peel to get rid of acne scars and dark hyperpigmentation? I'm allergic to benzoyl peroxide, please help!
I am on the first stage of laser hair removal. Can I get a chemical peel? (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?
Can a chemical peel remove scars? (1 answer)
I had an ugly scar/dark discoloration (not elevated or keloid scars) that I got from a wound from an accident. I had several chemical peels performed on my scar, but instead of improving its appearance it got even darker and bigger. What can I do to remove this?
Can collagen be injected into the lips? (1 answer)
Is this what is injected for larger lips?
Are SmartLipo and Cool Lipo the same procedure? (1 answer)
SmartLipo and Cool Lipo seem similar, are they the same procedure?
Does the Cool Lipo Damage the Nerves? (1 answer)
Two years ago I had a full tummy tuck with muscle tightening. I am unhappy with the results and still have abdominal pain. The pain is nerve related an entrapped nerve. Can Cool Lipo improve appearance without doing more nerve damage?
Are there any Chemical Peel alternatives that contain natural ingredients? (1 answer)
I’m looking for a peel with naturally-derived ingredients. Any recommendations?
What is mjs chemical peel? (1 answer)
What is mjs chemical peel?
After having a chemical peel, I get a little rash (like pimples). (1 answer)
Is it normal to get very little rash like pimples after a chemical peel? if so, is there anything to help remove it and what is causing this?
What area can be treated with Captique? (1 answer)
Is Captique primarily for the face, or can it be used on the neck and decolletage?
Would having scleroderma prevent getting any Botox or Juverederm treatments? (1 answer)
What are the Dangers of home chemical peels? (1 answer)
How safe is it to apply a 12.5% chemical peel at home and what are the dangers?
Will an ArteFill treatment work on deep facial wrinkles, as well as fine wrinkles? (1 answer)
Are the results of an ArteFill treatment permanent?
Can ArteFill cause bumps in your skin? (1 answer)
An esthtetition said she is working with a woman who had injections in the marionette folds & after two years it has left beaded lines. Is this a common side effect?
I have a lump from my ArteFill injections, what can I do? (1 answer)
I had Artefill injected in my left chin area and they injected too much creating a lump. If I massage everyday will the lump eventually flatten out? Will kenalog-10 help to reduce the lump? What other alternatives do I have?
Is Artefill more likely to migrate than other fillers? (1 answer)
I heard that ArteFill might me more likely to spread to other areas of the fact than some other fillers. Is this true? What can you do to prevent migration?
Are there any risks to using ArteFill while pregnant or nursing? (1 answer)
Are there any risks to using ArteFill while pregnant or nursing?
How long does the Aluma treatment last? (1 answer)
I want to use Aluma as a treatment for dark circles under my eyes. Could you tell if it will work and if so how long does the effect last ?
Will Aluma get rid of fat pockets under the eye? (1 answer)
I am 49 and would like to get rid of or reduce the fat pockets under my eyelids without surgery. Is Aluma a good option?
Is Aluma a good option to reduce fat pockets under the eyelids? (1 answer)
I am 49 and would like to get rid of or reduce the fat pockets under my eyelids without surgery. Is Aluma a good option?
How will a Blue Light treatment affect the quality of my skin? (1 answer)
How does a Blue Light treatment work?
Is ArteFill slower with results? Not happy so far (1 answer)
I had two vials of artefill 3 weeks ago around the marrionette area; I still see some lines and the left side of my face seems to enhance the fullness.
That was there before. Is artefill slower to show results than the other fillers I have had? i.e.: perlane, restylane? My specialist also used artefill for lip enhancement and also as a filler with Dyspore for my forehead. Not happy with results.
What's the differnce between blue peel and blue light? (1 answer)
Why is the color blue important?
Does Blue Peel work on legs? (1 answer)
I have sun damage on thighs and on arms, what kind of procedure do you get on your arms and legs?
Treatment for acne and large pores? (1 answer)
Very large pores - several estheticians have said they had never seen such large pores. Skin is extremely oily all the time. At age 63, skin still breaks out - sometimes with cystic acne. What can permanently reduce pore size and control oil?
Does the Aluma laser help lessen dark under eye circles? (1 answer)
Is it safe? Also, how long do you have to wait between the Aluma sessions?
Bluelight therapy burnt my skin, but will it leave any lasting scars? I just had it done 3 days ago and I am having a severe experience. (1 answer)
Dermatologist or home blue light? (1 answer)
What's the difference between a home blue light system and the blue light treatment offered by dermatologists?
Do you administer Botox for TMJ? (1 answer)
I have been having TMJ for several years with no relief used night guards, exercises, massage. Wanted to inquire on the botox for TMJ.
How can comma lines over the lateral brow be avoided after injection? (1 answer)
I've recently begun practicing injecting Botox and Fillers. I have had several patients who have more pronounced comma shaped lines over their lateral brow after injection of botox to the forehead or the glabella. How can this be avoided?
Why did my eyebrow get stuck? Help! So freaked out! It felt tight, like a spasm! (1 answer)
A month ago I got Botox for the 1st time on my forehead and between my eyebrows. I got an itch on the inside of my brow, not thinking, I pressed against it & pushed up & my eyebrow got stuck, UP! It even lifted my eye! I had to massage it back into place!
Will botox be less effective over time? (1 answer)
I've been getting Botox treatments regularly for two years, and love the results. Will the drug become less effective over time, that is, can my body become resistant to it?
I stopped using accutane, can I use glycolic peel? (1 answer)
I stopped using Accutane 1 month ago, and my acne came back as well as the oiliness on my face. Can I start using glycolic peel?
I have acne on my face, back, and chest. Need it removed to join the army. (1 answer)
I want to know what possible treatments were availble to remove acne on my face, chest, and back because I want to join the army. What would the price approximately cost for this to be done?
What would be the cause of, what appeared to be pimples, to pop & never heal, just create huge craters on my neck, arms, & behind & on my ears? (1 answer)
Started as small pimples but after popped just grew 10x bigger & now have huge craters. 1s on face won't let hair grow. 1s on ear putting pressure on ear drums now. Also arm craters are 1/8"w-1/4"d & neck are 3/8"w-1/8"d! They will still pop and not heal!
Should I be using the Clarosonic Mia with acne treatment? (1 answer)
I've heard that using the Clarisonic Mia or Classic helps with acne. Does it really help the acne treatment I receive in the office and creams I apply at home? I heard it helps the skin absorb the cream and medication, is this true?
Please advice on products and treatment for acne (1 answer)
Hi I have very very oil skin prone to severe acne. I was on different treatment, but nothing seems to be working. I have had a lot of problems finding the right products to use on my skin. Can you please advise me which cosmetic products I should use and how to treat my condition?
Is Neostrata Aha 15 lotion good for my face acne scars? (1 answer)
I have acne scars on my face, I was wondering if I should use this cream, or maybe have a chemical peel, my wedding is in 2 months...
How many times can you be on Accutane? Is the long term effects true? (1 answer)
This would be my 4th time on accutane, but I have tried all tropicals and other oral medication and nothing else works.
How can I get rid of acne breakouts and acne scarring? (1 answer)
I am suffering from acne breakouts and pimples. My face also has red marks all over it. Can you guide me on how to get rid of these marks and to stop the breakouts from occurring again?
Is Acoustic Wave Therapy the best treatment for cellulite? (1 answer)
How is Acoustic Wave therapy different from Thermage in targetting Cellulite? Are spider veins a possible side effect?
What is the best treatment for a saggy neck besides a neck lift? (1 answer)
My face looks pretty good but my neck and jowl line are very saggy. I tried a laser treament but it didn't help. What is the best treatment?
Are there any disadvantages to acoustic wave therapy? (1 answer)
Are there any disadvantages to the stomach, liver, muscles etc.?
Is acoustic wave therapy dangerous for face or overall health? (1 answer)
If I do acoustic wave therapy is it dangerous? I am 24 years old and don't want to take any risks.
What is the best treatment for acne on the rear end? (1 answer)
What is the best way to treat acne on the rear end?
Does topical cortisone cream work on Acne? (1 answer)
I get the occasional pimple and a friend of mine said that OTC hydrocortisone cream works to reduce the pimple size and make it go away faster. Is it safe to dab a little on once in awhile for a quick fix?
I am 17 years old, would Acne Laser Treatment be appropriate for me? (1 answer)
I have had acne since I was about 13. It hasn't gone away, I've used everything creams, lotions. I even use proactiv. Some of it goes away but I have scarring. I would like to get rid of it with as little damage as possible.
How can I get rid of acne? (1 answer)
I tired different types of treatments for my acne and nothing seems to work, other say its because of the make up i use. However i don't see no difference i stop using makeup and everything seems to be the same. I really want my acne to disappear
Can I use roaccutane whilst taking sertraline and risperidone? (1 answer)
Can I use roaccutane whilst taking sertraline and risperidone?
I have scaling skin, maybe psoriasis, all over my body which itches sometimes. What can I do? (1 answer)
I have used all drugs prescribed to me by doctors but there is no improvement. What can I do? I am located in Uganda, Africa
After using Lulifin cream I experienced a negative reaction. Should I discontinue the product? (1 answer)
Two days back I used Lulifin cream to treat my skin disease (Ringworm). After using the cream, I experienced itching, redness, irritation, pain, and eczema. Should I continue to use the product or not? Please help me.
Can Isolaz be used on the back? (1 answer)
Can this be successful in treating excessive acne on the back, arms and chest - and what would a procedure like this cost over this large area to see favorable results?
How long after Accutane should I wait before going in the sun? (1 answer)
I read on this website that after accutane you should avoid sun exposure, but it does not say for how long. I was on 20mg of accutane (low dose) for three months and would like to take a trip to Florida 6 weeks after finishing accutane. Is this ok?
What treatments can address depigmentation of the skin? (0 answers)
I had a skin condition that caused depigmentation on my face. I used medication, but some of the black and red marks remain. There is also discoloration. How do I hide this? Can you suggest any treatments?
Suggest a cream for my acne problem? (0 answers)
I have an acne problem. I'm 21, so please suggest to me which cold cream I could use so my skin improves, looks good, and without leaving any oil on my face.
Longevity of results of active FX (0 answers)
Will others see a noticeable tightening of the overall facial skin after this procedure? What does it actually tighten and how long does the tightening effect last?
What are the possible side effects of Active FX? (0 answers)
Are the side effects permanent?
Is Active FX the most effective treatment for sun damage? (0 answers)
I have moderately sun damaged skin and am looking for the best treatment for this condition. How does Active FX compare to Fraxel?
What is the difference between the procedures Active FX and Deep FX? (0 answers)
Are they different names for the same product, or are they completely different?
What is the difference between Active FX and Fraxel restore? (0 answers)
Is one procedure better than another?
How are Active FX and Fraxel different? (0 answers)
How does Active FX differ from Fraxel? Which one has longer lasting results?
How long do you need to wait in between Active FX treatments? (0 answers)
Hi, I have a large scar on my nose and a friend of mine suggested Active FX laser treatment. I'm realizing I will need more than one treatment. How long would I need to wait in between treatments?
Does it help rocascea and could it worsen rosacea? (0 answers)
Active Fx and how it can help rosacea?
How long must I wait to see results? (0 answers)
It has been a month now since I had Active FX laser treatment and I am 66 years old. I do not see much improvement as of yet. Can I use a colligen product durning healing?
What is the difference between the two treatments? (0 answers)
What is the difference between FX and Fraxel treatments?
Is it possible to have bad results from Deep FX? (0 answers)
Can one get bad results from the treatment, like scarring and keliod. I have booked for the treatment and I am now feeling nervous about bad results, is that possible?
Can Active FX ease or rid the appearance of smoking lines around the mouth? (0 answers)
I have lines on top of my lips that look like smoking lines. I also have hair on my face. Would Active FX ease/rid the appearance of the smoking lines around my mouth? Also, does the treatment remove facial hair?
How long does an Aluma treatment take? (0 answers)
Will I be able to return to everyday activities right after an Aluma treatment?
Can Aluma help with the dark circles under my eyes? (0 answers)
I have African American skin. I have tried all over the counter remedies, and have not had any success. I heard of restylane and aluma and do not know which is best for my condition. Please advise.
Which moisturizer works best for dry, acne-prone skin? (0 answers)
I have dry, acne-prone skin that peels. I have never used a moisturizer and am unsure which way to turn. My doctor was unable to make any recommendations. Which moisturizer will hydrate my skin without causing pimples?
Will my insurance cover Acoustic Wave Therapy? (0 answers)
Are there financing options available?
Does the Gentle Waves LED therapy help control acne prone/oily skin? (0 answers)
Does the Gentle Waves LED therapy help control acne prone/oily skin? Can you be taking prednisone and accutane and receive the Gentle Waves LED treatments? Are there any complications to know of? Will it also help reduce fine lines?
Can Retin A Micro (after 12 weeks) cause perioral dermatitis? (0 answers)
I've been on Retin A micro for over 12 weeks (brown spots from sun & I some acne on chin that not going away). Skin looked great for 2 months and at week 12 small red bumps appeared on my chin and around my mouth up to the nostrils. Scaly/peeling flaring up, now on Aczone twice day..
What could be the cause of sudden acne for a woman at age 26? (0 answers)
I'm 26 and always had clear skin. In the past 4 mths I now have congestion, whiteheads and red bumps on my jawline and neck. Im graduating school with an Aesthetics license but my teacher has no idea whats causing it. Could it be Dermalogica products?
What is the best cleanser for oily/blackhead skin? (0 answers)
I have real oily/blackhead prone skin, what is the best soap or cleanser to stick with without getting extra oily?
does taking green tea affect the effect of oral antibiotics for acne? (0 answers)
After a chemical peel for pimple prone skin, what are the chances of pimples recurring? (0 answers)
What acne prescription is in a pad that uses both benzoyl peroxid and salicylic acid? (0 answers)
I used this treatment once before, only it was a sample. Now I have an opportunity to use it again, but I forgot the name of it. It is blue on one side of the pad and yellow on the other.
I have few blemishes but my face is always red and blotchy, why? (0 answers)
I have few blemishes but my face is always red and blotchy, why?
I'm taking Diane 35 for my acne, will it help? What can I use for my marks (0 answers)
I want to know what I can use for my acne scars on my face?
Can I reduce Zygomaticus major muscle by botox? (0 answers)
I have a mid face asymmetry Can I reduce zygomaticus major muscle by botox?
What type of light is used in Blue Light therapy? (0 answers)
Could it potentially cause a bad reaction, or damage my skin? I’m very sensitive to sunlight.
Can bluelight be purchased by person with acne? (0 answers)
I was wondering if I could puchase blue light?
Can I use artefill for my nose job? (0 answers)
I am wondering if artefill are suitable for nose job? If so, could you please give me the average price?
Can ArteFill raise the tip of my noise? (0 answers)
Can Artefill raise the tip of my nose. If so, is it permanent??
After having refirme, 4 sessions, once a month,for my face, how long do I have to wait before getting artefill? (0 answers)
After having refirme, 4 sessions, once a month,for my face, how long do I have to wait before getting artefill? And after artifill, can I sometime in the future get refirme?
Does ArteFill work to fill in hollows in cheeks? (0 answers)
Juvederm, Restylane, Dysport, Botox, Sculptra have been used on my face, all with minimal to poor results. They are quickly absorbed into my system. Is it worth the money to try ArteFill, or will I likely get the same results as with those other products?
Aluma Radiofrequency level the same as microwave ovens and cellphones? (0 answers)
Does the Aluma use the same radio frequency that microwave ovens and cellphones use? Is the frequency different?
Blisters after trying Aluma for the first time. (0 answers)
I tried Aluma for the first time yesterday and had a very bad reaction. There are blisters on my face where the procedure was done. It looks like burn blisters and I do not know what to do now. Please help!
aluma vs Pelleve for tightening eyelid (0 answers)
Which one is better to tighten the upper eyelid between Aluma and Pelleve?
Is Captique good for the lips? (0 answers)
I was wondering if Captique was good for the lips? Juvederm has the same substance and formula span...just curious.
My chin and neck are very red, irritated, itchy and raised. What can I do to heal this? (0 answers)
I had a chemical peel on Tuesday, my chin and neck are very red, irritated, itchy and raised. What can I do to heal this?
Can I get Cool Lipo if I have metal plates in my chin? (0 answers)
I have two metal plates in my chin (jaw) from jaw surgery several years ago. I want to remove excess fat from my chin and neck. Can I still have treatment with Cool Lipo?
Can collagen be used to regain fingertip contours? (0 answers)
Can collagen injections be used to regain finger tip contour , lost due to electocautery done to remove a wart ?(the procedure totally disfigured the finger tip) if not, what are the nonsurgical treatments available ?
Can chemical peels cause scars or discoloration? (0 answers)
Will scars or skin discoloration that developed from a chemical peel disappear? I got these dark discolorations from a chemical peel more than a year ago. Can it be corrected or lightened by another chemical peel (like blue peel)?
Can the scar caused by my poison ivy be removed by a chemical peel? (0 answers)
I bought an oil at a store to help lighten my skin. After one week of using it, my skin became irritated and the condition worsened. I finally realized that the oil I bought was a poison ivy. It caused severe itching and led to skin damage. Would a chemical peel remove the scarring?
What strength TCA peel can estheticians apply in Georgia? (0 answers)
Are estheticians in the state of Georgia able to apply 30% chemcial peels (eg TCA)?
is there a doctor in Charleston area who does deep chemical peel with Phenol?ho (0 answers)
I have very deep wrinkles around my mouth due to years of smoking and sun exposure. I saw a plastic surgeon who no longer does the procedure but recommended a deep chemical.
I would like to have a microdermabration with a chemicial peel (0 answers)
I'm 36 and getting sun spot on the my tip of my nose. Please advise. can I use TCA? If so what percentage?
What is the effect of Chemical Peels while pregnant? (0 answers)
I had three sessions of Agera RX chemical peels (pigmentation) before I found out I was pregnant, and the last session was only three days ago. What effect could this have on the baby? What should I tell my doctor? Are there any tests that can be run to make sure it's okay?
I had rashes on my face after a chemical peel, though my pimples disappeared. How much time will the rash take to go completely? (0 answers)
What is the best moisturizer that I can use after Cosmelan treatment instead of Hydra Vital Factor K cream since it is not available where I live? (0 answers)
Is there a comparable replacement for this cream?
How long does it take for Cosmelan to work? (0 answers)
I have been using Cosmelan to treat pigmentation on my face and it is now my second month on it. There is no improvement at all. Must I hang in there and, if so, for how long?
Can I use Cosmelan after two weeks of IPL treatment? (0 answers)
What is the difference between Dermamelan and Cosmelan? (0 answers)
Is the Dermamelan temporary like the Cosmelan? Even if maintenance creams are used for one year, can this treatment cause post inflammatory hyper-pigmentation?
I have a dark complexion. Can I use Cosmelan as a skin brightening cream? (0 answers)
I have used SafriDerm skin brightening cream for four months. Initially, my complexion became bright but gradually I got painful blisters. I stopped the application. Now I am using Pharmaclinix Lightenex cream but it is not working. Would you recommend Cosmelan?
Can Cosmelan 2 be mixed with Obagi products? If so, how long do I need to use Cosmelan 2? (0 answers)
A month ago I took accutane for a week, can I do a cosmelan peel? (0 answers)
Can I use hair dye soon after applying Cosmelan 1? (0 answers)
After using Cosmelan, black marks appeared on my face and there's more pigmentation. What do I do? (0 answers)
I used Cosmelan and the home care treatment as prescribed for facial pigmentation. Halfway through the 2nd treatment my face started to turn black, and the pigmentation problem I tried resolve has gotten worse. My face looks uglier than before I started using Cosmelan. What do I do? Please help me!
After the Cosmoderm wears off, what is the effect to the targeted wrinkles? (0 answers)
Six months after the treatment, are the lines in the face (cheeks and lips) deeper? Does the skin get stretched because of the filler?
Used Cosmelan during 1st trimest of pregnancy (0 answers)
Hi, need help! I'm 19 weeks pregnant now and during my 1st trimester, I used cosmelan and safriderm cremes for almost 6 weeks. I'm so scared if these had an effect on my baby? What to do?
Is pigmentation a side effect of Cosmelan? (0 answers)
It's my 30th day on Cosmelan. My skin turned darkereven those parts that did not have blemishes. I'm on my 4th week now and my skin is turning to its normal complexion but blemishes are still there. Is this normal?
Cosmelan and Accutane (0 answers)
I am on Accutane(20mg) and used Cosmelan on a pimple 3 days ago to dry it out. The area is now larger, inflamed and very red. I noted you are not allowed to use Cosmelan-please help. What should I expect (scar/keloid?) and how can I treat now? Thanks
Duration of post treatment creams? (0 answers)
After the initial treatment, how long will I have to use the maintenance cream? Forever? If I stop, will the pimples come back.?
What is the best moisturizer that I can use? (0 answers)
What is the best moisturizer that I can use since hydra vital factor k is not available where I live?
I am regularly using cosmelan and my skin is extremely dry, tight, and its flaking. There is also appearance of lines around my mouth and whenever I apply a moisturizes it gives this burning sensation on my skin. What can I do?
Why does a 3-month-old baby have multi-colored skin pigmentation? (0 answers)
My three-month-old niece has different skin colors on her body. Her face, foot and hands are of fair complexion, but the rest of her body is very dark black (almost blue). We consulted at PGIMER in Chandigarh, India. They said it's an unusual case, the first of its kind. What is it? Can you please suggest next steps?
Can there be results with Cosmelan after 35 days of use? (0 answers)
Can I still expect any positive results from Cosmelan even if it's my 35th day using it and the blemishes are still there? I am frustrated. Should I try something else?
Is the Cosmelan 1 over-the-counter peel effective? (0 answers)
Is there any benefit to using the at-home Cosmelan 1 peel since it does not contain either the Hydroquinnone, or Retin A ? Since these products are absent from the OTC at home version of Cosmelan, what makes the peel effective?
Is Dermabrasion painful? If so can you be numbed before the procedure? (0 answers)
Is anything given for pain during the procedure of Dermabrasion?
How long will it take for me to heal from dermabrasion? (0 answers)
How much time should I take off work?
Are the effects of Dermabrasion lasting? (0 answers)
Do the results of Dermabrasion last longer than other skin treatments like Chemical Peels?
Are there any risks involved with dermabrasion? (0 answers)
What are the potential side effects?
Does Dermabrasion procedure usually involve more than one visit? (0 answers)
Will I have to schedule follow ups?
Can I get scars removed with Dermabrasion? (0 answers)
Will scars be completely removed?
Mild acne leaving dark spots, not scars. (0 answers)
I have mild acne that leaves ugly little dark spots all over and was wondering if a peel or if microdermabrasion would be best or both? or any other suggestions? I really hate to go in public even with make up on.
What is the cost & procedures for a deep chemical peel? (0 answers)
I have had laser treatment for acne scars. I am interested in the cost and procedures for a deep chemical peel.
What's the difference between dermabration and microdermabration? (0 answers)
Is one procedure better than the other for darker skinned people? Is there any new way to get rid of hyperpigmentation on darker skin?
Can scars be smoothed out from a hair transplant, so I can shave my head? (0 answers)
Can scars be smoothed out from a hair transplant, so I can shave my head?
Is dermabrasion safe for people with vitiligo? (0 answers)
I have a skin depigmentation condition called vitiligo. Is it safe to do a cosmetic DermaPod treatment (dermabrasion with red light)?
IPL vs IPL RF for Rosacea (0 answers)
Can IPL w/RF help Rosacea redness, not affect it due to the RF, or can it make it worse?
I have had about 8 years of dermal fillers. Can it cause any problems such as headaches or pressures in any of the injection sites? (0 answers)
I have had about 8 years of dermal fillers. Can it cause any problems such as headaches or pressures in any of the injection sites?
How to treat necrosis? (0 answers)
I've used argiform, juviderm, and glytone 4.
can you inject derma fillers in yourbutt (0 answers)
i don't have enough fat to do fat injections how can i make my butt big?
do you guys do butt shots (0 answers)
i don't have enough fat to take from somewhere else....so is there something else i can inject to enhance my butt?
I had v-beam for correction of melasma that left Red Circles what could fix this? (0 answers)
After reading about FRAXEL, I was wondering if this laser would correct redness left by v-beam
What is the difference between fraxel and revlite? (0 answers)
I am about to go and see my skin specialist. I've been reading so much about lasers and would like to know the difference between fraxel and revlite lasers, and how they treat ageing skin?
My face is ok but I have ugly spots on my legs. Would afrsxel work on legs? (0 answers)
My face is ok but I have ugly spots on my legs from sun damage. Would afrsxel be a good option? Or would you recommend another?
What is the highest number setting with the Fraxel procedure? (0 answers)
My son had his 2nd Fraxel. The first treatment was done at 20, this time it was set on 70. What is the highest number setting for Fraxel?
Can Fraxel damage the sensitivity of face nerves? (0 answers)
Can Fraxel damage the face nerves? Will nerve sensitivity be the same after 5 rounds the of Fraxel laser?
If I am on a pacemaker is it safe to have Genesis skin rejuvenation? (0 answers)
Can genesis be used if the patient has a pacemaker implanted?
Is genesis more effective than an IPL for rosacea and scars? (0 answers)
What are the typical costs? Is a spa cheaper than a full menu dermatologist office?
What is the difference ILP and Genesis Skin Rejuvenation?` (0 answers)
Is one better than the other and is there a major cost difference?
What is the best acne scar treatment? (0 answers)
I have a few acne scars and some hyperpigmentation and brown spots. Tell me which you think is better for these items....laser resurfacing or the fraxel and what is the difference between them.
Is there any surgery / treatment that can fill in the holes in my face permantly? (0 answers)
I woke up 3 mths ago & had 5 giant holes in my face but I wasn't broken out. I had mixto laser donem. The doc did a test but my skin still isn't back 2 its normal color& didnt change a thing. Is there a surgery that can fill in these holes permantl
Thulium laser; The Fraxel restore DUAL™ (0 answers)
Hello Dr. of Dermatology, Could you please provide information on The Fraxel restore DUAL™, an improved Fraxel restore 1550nm laser that treats sun damage, wrinkles and other signs of aging, with the NEW 1927nm Thulium laser. Thank you.
Does fractional resurfacing normally cause moles to rise and turn red? (0 answers)
I just had laser resurfacing done with the Mixto fractional CO2. I have a mole on my face that due to the laser is now red and raised. Is this normal?
Do dermal rollers work the same as lasers? (0 answers)
Can you safely do dermal rollers at home and have a similar effect as lasers? Do they really work on helping to rebuild collagen?
Is Smartxide Dot or Palomar Lux1540 better for scar tissue removal? (0 answers)
Which Fractional laser is better for facial scar tissue... Smartxide Dot Or Lux1540?
Can I reduce weight with laser liposuction? (0 answers)
I am a 50-year-old male who has low back pain from herniated disks. Every doctor tells me that losing the 40 pounds I've gained in the last 18 months since my back issue may significantly help reduce my back problems and pain. Since all the weight is in my abdominal area, can laser lipo help me reduce this?
Is laser liposuction best for me? (0 answers)
I have three children and over time my tummy has expanded and I have love handles and back fat. Since I have children, I need a slimming procedure with a very short down time, but dramatic results. Would laser liposuction be best?
How many sessions are usually required for corset overflow? (0 answers)
How many sessions are usually required for corset overflow?
Are patients with possible lympodema risks able to have laser lipo? (0 answers)
Since laser lipo utilizes lympatic system, are patients with history of breast cancer & possible risks with lymphodema, able to have the procedure? Also, why is laser liposuction not available to those with liver/blood disorders?
Are patients with possible lympodema risks able to have laser lipo? (0 answers)
Since laser lipo utilizes lympatic system, are patients w/ history of breast cancer & possible risks w/ lymphodema, able to have the procedure? Also, why is laser liposuction not available to those w/ liver/blood disorders?
Knees Lipo (0 answers)
What is the most recommended lipo procedure to reduce fat from knees. I am 5´ 4¨ and weight 120 pounds and I do not like my knees. what are the differences between laser lipo and smart lipo?
Which laser liposuction procedure is best for sagging skin? (0 answers)
There are many laser liposuction procedures for the chin. One physician told my mother that smart lipo would not be right for the chin, but a dermatologist told her yes and that she would see some improvement. She wants to do something, just not surgery. She has a lot of sagging skin. Which laser lipo treatment would be best?
Will laser liposuction get rid of flabby crepe-paper wings on my upper arms? (0 answers)
I am not overweight but, unfortunately, I have flabby crepe-paper looking wings on my upper arms. I do not want to have an upper arm lift (brachioplasty), but will laser liposuction work? Or, is there another procedure you can recommend that will allow me to wear short sleeve tops again?
I had liposuction 6 days ago, and my testes are swollen. Is this normal? (0 answers)
I just know that I did lipo, but I'm not sure which kind. My lower abdominal area and testes are painful and swollen. Is this normal? If so, how long will it take to clear up?
Light Frequency for blue light liposuction (0 answers)
What is the light frequency or specifications for a Blue light laser to do liposuction?
Is RevLite best for olive skin and fine hair? How many sessions would it take for the hair to be gone for good? (0 answers)
Some practitioners suggest RevLite for the whole face, especially if you have olive skin and fine hair. Supposedly it can result in permanent removal. Other lasers are said to cause paradoxical hair growth. Is any of this true? If RevLite is the best treatment, how many sessions would it take for my fine hair to be gone for good?
Problems with mesotherapy and pregnancy? (0 answers)
I would like to know if you had mesotherapy in the time you ovulate and actually get pregnant if there will be any problems with the fetus?
Can scars be removed through mesotherapy and mcd? (0 answers)
I have some small icepick scars on both my cheeks, which are quite visible. I have done mesotherapy three times, but after a month or two it goes back to its original state. Is this normal, and will mesotherapy work to remove scars, or should I use another method/treatment?
Is it dangerous for baby to be breastfeed while mom is receiving mesotherapy? (0 answers)
If so, what signs and symptoms should be looked for in baby?
Can ice pick scars be removed through mesotherapy and mcd ? (0 answers)
I have icepick scars on my face. I have done Mesotherapy, MCD and RFW, but still the scars have not been removed. A month or two after treatment, the scars go back to their original state. Can you tell me which laser therapy is appropriate for my problem?
Is swelling after Mesotherapy under my eyes normal? (0 answers)
I had only half a dose of Mesotherapy under my eyes two weeks ago. The swelling was very bad, and now two weeks later my eyes are still puffy and swollen. How long does it take for swelling to go down completely? And, if this is the effect with half a dose, should I go back?!
After the therapy, is it good to go buy supplements? (0 answers)
After you lose the fat, is it good to go buy creatine or other muscle building supplements to turn the resuduced fat to muscle?
Can you get Lipodissolve on the lower abdomen only? (0 answers)
Can you get spot treaments of Lipodissolve?
What can I do to get rid of the bumpy tummy that appeared after Lipodissolve? (0 answers)
I had Lipodissolve 7 years ago and since then I’ve had a bumpy tummy. I am a size 6 and am by no means overweight. I could lose 20 lbs for sure, but who couldn’t? It’s been so long. How do I get rid of this unsightly bumpy stomach? Please help!
How does Lipodissolve Ultra work? (0 answers)
When is the ultrasound applied during the lipodissolve procedure? Is it immediately before, during, or after the session?
Can LipoDissolve cause allergic reactions? (0 answers)
Should I do a spot-test before undergoing LipoDissolve?
Mesotherapy Injection Ingredients (0 answers)
What are the ingredients in Mesotherapy injections and how do they help treat cellulite?
Is mesotherapy or velashape better for treating cellulite? (0 answers)
I have a tremendous amount of cellulite on my thighs, and am considering getting a cosmetic procedure to help with it. Which one has been more reliable with cellulite improvement?
Will pure coconut oil interfere with the laser tattoo removal process? (0 answers)
I am currently on my 4th laser tattoo removal treatment for a 2x5 inch tattoo with black ink. After each treatment, it takes some time for my skin to heal back to its natural color, which is dark. I was going to use pure coconut oil to help my tattoo heal quicker. Would this interfere with ink absorption?
Is it normal for dark spots to get darker after laser tattoo removal? (0 answers)
I did a laser (levlite) treatment three weeks ago and my brown spots got darker after treatment. Will these fade? Did i get permanent hyperpigmentation?
Which laser tattoo removal system is the best? (0 answers)
I have a huge tattoo on my calf that I want removed. It's about 180cm2 and dark black. There is lots of shading and outlining. I have been informed about four different laser tattoo removal systems MedLite C6, Spectra VRM IV, Quanta Q-Plus C, and Alma Harmony XL. Which is the best system?
Is it normal for my skin to still be very dry and flaky a month after my first laser tattoo removal session? (0 answers)
I had a laser tattoo removal session and have since had very dry and slightly flaky skin. It has been ongoing for a month. The skin also feels a little tender, like an old bruise. Is this normal?
Is it true that Vitrase cannot be injected into the muscle areas because it is unsafe? (0 answers)
I had Juvederm injected into laugh lines and the cheek area under eyes. I was unhappy and underwent one session of reversal shots. They say that nothing more can be done, that it's unsafe to inject more Vitrase, especially in the cheek muscles. Is this true?
Severe swelling (0 answers)
I had a soft life done 6 months ago. Initially I was thrilled, however, 6 months later, I have sever swelling, my face is rock hard, and I am currently being treated by iv antibiotic in case of there being an infection. Is this due to the juvederm breaking down?
Can laser Genesis be combined with Fraxel Repair ? (0 answers)
Can I do Acne Antibiotics and Laser Genesis Skin Rejuvenation at the same time? (0 answers)
Is it OK to do Laser Genesis while on antibiotics? If not, how long do I have to be off the medicine before I can start laser treatment? I'm also on Zania. Should I stop using that as well and, if so, when?
Will Laser Genesis worsen melasma patches? (0 answers)
Is there a link between Genesis skin rejuvenation and migraines? (0 answers)
I have had 2 Genesis skin rejuvenation treatments. While I can see the difference in my skin, the following day after treatment I suffer from a migraine. Is there any likelihood that the two are connected? I am wary of continuing with Genesis. Thanks.
What is the quickest permanent Hair Removal method? (0 answers)
I suffer from extreme hair growth, what is the quickest permanent Hair Removal method?
Green tea extended release cause rash on body? (0 answers)
My husband and I started taking a green tea extended release supplement a couple weeks ago...he is having no problems..I started having a rash on my hands, arms, neck, and face..could I be allergic to it?
How do I get rid of small holes on my face? (0 answers)
How do I get rid of small holes on my face?
Is Hylaform simple to perform? (0 answers)
How long does it take for one treatment?
Does genesis skin rejuvenation help with broken capillaries? (0 answers)
Does genesis skin rejuvination help with broken capillaries or would I have to use a different laser? Thanks
Would 5 treatments be enough for orange peel skin & lines? (0 answers)
Would 5 treatments be enough for orange peel skin & lines?
What is the difference between Genesis and Skin Tyte? (0 answers)
Are they basically the same thing? I tried Skin Tyte (4 or 5 times) and thought there was noticeable improvement, but it has been at least 3 months since I had it done and think I need it again or would like to try something else (like Genesis).
Are hyaluronic acid injections the same as Hylaform injections? (0 answers)
Can Revlite cause a rash? (0 answers)
I had 10 treatments of Revlite to remove a brown spot on my leg. My last treatment was six weeks ago. In the past week my spot turned into a red rash. is this a burn/scar from the treatment? Is it common to have redness 5 weeks after treatment, and might it be a permanent scar?
Is this PIH and if yes what to do? (0 answers)
I had a laser mole and I didnt apply any sunscream and neither my scar therapy ge for 7 days. So, my scar turned very dark. I scratched my skin to find it's not a mole and it really isn't because it shows pink skin, but it becomes dark with time. Solution?
Can the laser cause lesions? I had a brown spot appear (0 answers)
I had laser treatment the end of January. About a week ago a brown spot appeared over my lit (had laser around the lips) and I'm not sure what it is..can laser cause lesions?
Pulse dye laser for flat warts? (0 answers)
I have flat warts on my face and would like to remove them. Have tried topical creams like Retin-A and salicylic acids but to no avail. A friend of mine had the same condition and she got hers removed via laser. Will the pulse dye laser work?
Can Laser 360 bea full body procedure? (0 answers)
Or face only?
Brown coffee ground appearance (0 answers)
How soon after will you see the brown coffee ground appearance at the brown spot? Is it immediate, 1 day, 2 etc?
I want to remove a mole on the right side of my nose. (0 answers)
I want to remove a mole that I've had since I was a little kid. It's on the right on the side of my nose, is it possible to remove it?
After getting treated, how long should one stay out of the sun? (0 answers)
After the treatment, for how many days should one stay out of sun ?
Can laser therapy blast sebaceous cysts? (0 answers)
I would like to get rid of a sebaceous cyst in my cheek near my jaw
Is Laser 360 treatment different for a man vs. a woman? (0 answers)
My wife had Laser 360 done at a clinic by a trained R.N. My wife asked about 360 for me, but the nurse said she never treated a man. I was wondering what the big difference between man and women is? It has worked well for my wife so I'm trying to find someone in my area that will provide laser treatment for my face.
Autoimmune issues and SkinTyte (0 answers)
I see many references to SkinTyte being contraindicated in Autoimmune Disease. Huge number of women have Autoimmune Thyroid Disease, including me. Can I use SkinTyte, why or why not? Hx Hashimotos, and treated Graves in Oct with I 131. Thanks
Can the SkinTyte procedure affect the carotid artery, thyroid, or baroreceptors? (0 answers)
It is apparent that SkinTyte is beneficial to the skin, but I have not been able to receive confirmation that there are NO adverse side effects to the carotid artery, thyroid, or baroreceptors. Do you have information on this?
Can I eat breakfast if my surgery is at 7:30? (0 answers)
Was not given any pre op instructions other than to take one pill 30 min before surgery at 7:30. I am really anxious to know if it's okay to eat breakfast before I go in?
How does anatomy affect results? (0 answers)
I had Smart Lipo done to my abd 7 months ago and still have a belly. I have heard that some people need to have the procedure redone and/or their anatomy could dictate results. How do you know if your anatomy will respond negatively?
How old do you have to be to have Smart Lipo? (0 answers)
I'm 13 years old and I was wondering how old you have to be to have Smart Lipo? Im 5'9 tall and I weigh about 168lbs. I have a very mature body and I have tried dieting and exercising, but nothing has worked to help me loose my 'love handles'. Please help!
What is the major difference between Smart Lipo and Zerona? (0 answers)
What is the major difference between Smart Lipo and Zerona? Is one better than the other?
Smart lipo after Lapband surgery? (0 answers)
Can you have lower Ab. Lipo after having the Lapband surgery?
How long should I wait to do low impact cardio after having lipo on my breasts? (0 answers)
I want information to the above question but with the traditional liposuction for breast reduction & how soon can I do low impact cardio after the surgery.
What's the best way to lose 10 lbs between smartlipo and cool sculpting? (0 answers)
I'm 5'6 and 138lbs. I'd like to lose about 10lbs before summer and I can never seem to get it off. I'm debating whether it's best for me to try cool sculpting since I'm in good shape or if it's better to just do smartlipo.
I had a lipo and was exposed to sun. What can I do about the dark marks that formed? (0 answers)
I had a regular lipo back in 2008. I was exposed to the sun and now I have these dark marks (stains) on my stomach. I used different types of lotion to see if they go away but they always stay. Is there anything I can do or use for them to go away?
If your body doesn't have a lot of fat will Smart Lipo cost less? Also is there an age limit? (0 answers)
How effective is SlimLipo on the buttocks? (0 answers)
How effective is slim lipo on the buttocks area?
Do you know the difference between Solitone Lumilift and SkinTyte? (0 answers)
Which one is more effective? safer? Do either of these treatments have any side effects?
How long does Skin Tyte last? (0 answers)
How long after the Skin Tyte procedure before I need another treatment?
Which is better Skin Tyte or Thermage (0 answers)
What is the difference between skin tyte and thermage? I had thermal treatment done only face and neck and it did nothing for my face and what it did for my neck was short lived about 3 months.
Which is better Skin Tyte or Pelleve for neck rejuvenation? (0 answers)
Should I seek out a facility that uses the Skin tyte procedure or the Pelleve skin tightening system? I have bands and loose skin on my neck that I want to get rid of.
How often can the Skin Tyte procedure be done safely? (0 answers)
How often can this procedure be done on one patient? Everyday? Does this increase results/ time frame of results?
Difference Between Titan & Skin Tyte (0 answers)
Hi - I wanted to know the difference between Titan lasers and Skin Tyte lasers.
Who would I go to to get a mole removed? (0 answers)
I have a mole on my bottom that has enlarged greatly over last six months, color is mostly black and now has started to be painful. Should I have it removed?
What is the difference between SkinTyte and Thermage? (0 answers)
What is the difference between SkinTyte and Thermage?
Will SkinTyte help with wrinkles on my cheeks and face? (0 answers)
When I smile my face shows many wrinkles. They are not obvious without smiling. Will SkinTyte correct this?
Skin Tyte vs. Titan Laser (0 answers)
I recently had the Titan Laser performed on my abdomen. My abdomen does not have sagging skin, but there is wrinkling from having two babies. I noticed little bit of change. I've seen before and after pics on the Internet of Skin Tyte and it looks like it does more. Is skin Tyte better?
Which is more effective for the face? Pelleve or skyn tyte? (0 answers)
Which is more effective? Pelleve or skin tyte for the face.
I've had 3 procedures on my face by Skin Tyte, and would like to know how long after the 6 treatments do I have to have this touch up done? (0 answers)
Also, how effective is this Skin Tyte on the stomach and underarms?
Assuming a full series, how long will the effects last? (0 answers)
If I enter into the recommended amount of sessions, how long will the results last on an average? Where could I find this information on the internet?
What skin rejuvenationtreatment will help get rid of undereye darkness? (0 answers)
I have dark circles under my eyes and it seems to get darker as I get older. I am very self conscious about it and am will to try any alternatives.
Should I consult a cosmetic dermatologist or a physician? (0 answers)
What conditions can a cosmetic dermatologist treat and what skin problems would it be better to have a general doctor look at?
What is anal bleaching? (0 answers)
Is it safe? Can I do it at home? What are the best products I can find over the counter?? and is there vaginal bleaching?
Post inflammatory hyperpigmentation. Please help me (0 answers)
I'm a GP. Last 5 years I have used many OTC creams for T.cruris (not sure whether it contained topical steroids), lulifin, sebifin + Flucos 150. Now it's under control but there is PIH over my inner thighs. I'm obese and PIH is where my thighs rub when I walk. Please help me.
Can I combine red light with laser skin rejuvenation at the same time? (0 answers)
I'm currently doing red light therapy... Can I get laser skin rejuventaion done too at the same time?
Dermatological (0 answers)
A one & half year old girl burnt with the hot water on the left side of face 5 days ago. Kindly, if you could help me out for her treatment. My main concern is for the post burn scar & pigmentation as it is on the face.
Red dots in area where I had first degree frostbite. Is this an infection? (0 answers)
I had first degree frostbite on my cheeks and nose one year ago from overexposure, and I have been getting small red dots there ever since this happened. Is this an infection? What do I do?
If you have to much Sculptra, is there away to break it down? (0 answers)
If you have to much Sculptra, is there away to break it down?
Does Perlane contain Proplyn Glycol or Polyethelene Glycol? (0 answers)
I am 81 yrs.old and allergic to Glycol amd Polyethelene Glycol. Does Perlane contain Proplyn Glycol or Polyethelene Glycol and is Perlane advised for someone my age?
What nutritional counseling advice is there for acne? (0 answers)
Are there any foods or nutritional choices that can help reduce acne? I've heard conflicting information.
What is the nm of the laser used? (0 answers)
What is the nm of the laser used?
Is it normal to have redness and rough skin after a Portrait Plasma treatment? (0 answers)
I have redness and rough skin two weeks after a Portrait Plasma skin resurfacing and regeneration treatment. Is this normal?
Is portrait plasma skin resurfacing and regeneration appropriate for oriental skin? (0 answers)
I have considered portrait plasma skin resurfacing and regeneration, but am concerned about hyperpigmentation. Is this treatment appropriate for oriental skin?
What is the worst adverse reaction from perlane? (0 answers)
What is the worst adverse reaction from perlane (a facial filler used to treat wrinkles) if injected too deep?
Restylane and R.A. (0 answers)
I have rheumotoid arthritis and would like to have restylane treatment on my nasal lines sides of my nose to my lip. Is it safe? How long will it usually last?
I do not take any ra drugs now. Seem to be doing OK but don't want problems
Is it safe if a little sculptra solution was squirted in the mouth and it was swallowed? (0 answers)
Is it safe if a little sculptra solution was squirted in the mouth and it was swallowed?
Is Refirme safe for use in the eye area? (0 answers)
I've suffered years of allergies, causing the skin around my eyes to be saggy and look like crape paper. Is the Refirme system safe for eyes?
Should I be concerned that the Radiesse filler is trailing off into my eyelid? (0 answers)
I had Radiesse injected into my frown lines. Now, the filler is trailing off into my eyelid. What concerns should I have and how can I make it disappear?
How long after a dermal filler can I have a Refirm treatment? (0 answers)
How long after a dermal filler can I have a Refirm treatment?
What would help with stretch marks and tighten stomach after having a baby? (0 answers)
Do you suggest Refirme? I am looking for a painless and inexpensive way to tighten my stomach and decrease stretch marks.
Quality and price of Restylane versus other dermal fillers? (0 answers)
What is the general price and quality of Restylane for a treatment and what is the quality and price difference with the other fillers?
How to get rid of infection / red scar? (0 answers)
I had radiesse treatment 2 1/2 weeks ago and in the cheek area experienced redness and pain 2 days after procedure. After 1 week the pain went away but the redness did not. I am on my 2nd round of antibiotic and still red. Is other treatment to remove scar?
Can Smartlipo triplex be used on my jowls/chin? (0 answers)
I have a small pouch of fat on either side of my mouth that will not go away with dieting. Can smartlipo triplex be used for this area?
Does it remove more fat than the regular smartlipo. (0 answers)
I just turned 18, weigh 136 lbs at 5'7" height.and I'm a dress size 6/8. I know it isn't a weightless option but with the sculpting power could I be able to fit into a size 2/4 dress? Does smartlipo triplex provide better results with fat remo
Is PDL the most effect treatment for getting rid of acne red marks? (0 answers)
I am 34 yrs old and had minor acne in past on cheeks. Since then it has gone away and I have no scars but have been left with red dots I cant get rid of. Tried chemical peels, dermabrasion etc. dermatologist recommended PDL treament. Will that work?
Will Vbeam pulsed dye laser work on biracial infant to remove port wine stain? (0 answers)
Infant born to white female, black male has large port wine stain on cheek, side of nose, and inside corner of eye. CT scan showed it as superficial. Will the procedure fade and/or remove the stain if treatment begins in infancy? Life is hard enough!
Pulsed Dye Laser and biracial infant (0 answers)
Infant born to white female, black male has large port wine stain on cheek, side of nose, and inside corner of eye. CT scan showed it as superficial. Will the procedure fade and/or remove the stain if treatment begins in infancy? Life is hard enough!
How far apart should one space Vbeam treatments? (0 answers)
I had some Vbeam treatments for capillaries on my nose. I was red for about 2 hours, and had minor swelling for about a day. I did not experience any bruising. How safe is it safe to have another set of treatments and how soon can I get it?
Use of Vaniqa (0 answers)
Can I use Vaniqa without getting any hair removal treatment?
Which treatments are best for facial hair removal? (0 answers)
I am a male who identifies as and wishes to present as a woman. How would I go about getting a prescription for Vaniqa? I would like to try out anything that could keep my facial hair to a minimum. Do you know of any treatments or alternatives?
How much training must an OB-GYN have before performing Tickle Lipo? (0 answers)
What type of training is necessary to perform this procedure?
Who would be a good candidate for Tickle Lipo? (0 answers)
How effective is Tickle Lipo on the bicep area? (0 answers)
Will I see any results within the first 2 months with CoolSculpting? (0 answers)
How quick, can I expect to see improvement/results?
Does this treatment help with skin tightening? (0 answers)
I am looking for a treatment that helps with laxed skin as well as body contouring for the abdomen area.
If I want to do both coolsculpting and accent xl, which should happen first? (0 answers)
I was wondering which procedure to have first, coolsculpt or accent xl?
What's the difference between Cool Lipo and CoolSculpting? (0 answers)
Is CoolSculpting better than Thermage for tightening belly fat? (0 answers)
I had Thermage done on my lower and upper abs on 09/2011. I still have a sagging belly. I want to know if I would be better off with cool sculpting? I was in so much pain during Thermage. My main problem is after pregnancy, my lower ab is saggy and I have a spare tire appearance from under my breast to my belly button. If I am looking for tightening this area and removing the fat, which is better?
Should I get Coolsculpting if I plan on having another child? (0 answers)
I would love to have it done but plan to have one more child in a year or two. Is it worth it to have it done now or do I have to wait till after baby 2?
Can CoolSculpting be done on male breasts? (0 answers)
I have male breasts and would like to reduce and sculpt them, but am unsure what treatment is best. Would CoolSculpting be a good option?
I want to get rid of my 6 inch abdominal scar from 3 previous surgeries, will CoolSculpting work or is a tummy tuck needed? (0 answers)
Which treatment is more affective? Thermage or Reaction for skin tightening? (0 answers)
Which is better for lifting the cheeks on the face, thermage or reaction?
can you use laser lipo on your neck ? (0 answers)
How does laser lipo on the neck work?
Is Lapex Laser Lipo safe for a person who is prone to blood clots? (0 answers)
I have a medical condition that causes blood clots to form. I take warfarin (Coumadin) to prevent them. Given my condition, is it OK to have Lapex Laser Lipo?
Can Lapex Laser Lipo help me drastically lose weight? (0 answers)
Hello, I have been obese most of my life. I am about 90 lbs overweight and even though I am going to the gym and eating healthy, I cannot seem to lose any of the weight. I also have a large amount of abdominal fat. Can Lapex Laser Lipo help? What are the risks?
Is it safe to get a dermasound facial after having fillers injected under my eyes? (0 answers)
I just wanted to make sure that the dermasound facial will not disrupt the under eye fillers I had injected a few weeks ago. Is it okay?
How effective is the Venus Freeze for the dark circles under your eyes? (0 answers)
How can I remedy thick, itchy, swollen skin? (0 answers)
My skin is thick and itchy after using a topical cream (fluticasone) that was prescribed by my doctor for a sunburn. I think it is swollen, dry and blistered. There is also discoloration. Would Calamine lotion be effective? Are there any natural remedies?
If you have lens (restor) implants due to cataract surgery, is it safe to have your eyelids lifted by ultherapy? (0 answers)
Is Ultherapy good for wrinkley knees? (0 answers)
Is Ultherapy good for wrinkley knees, or do I need Bbotox or something else? I'm 50.
Am I a candidate for Ultherapy if I have poor muscle tone from radiation? (0 answers)
I am a long-term cancer survivor. Treatment therapy included radiation to my lower jaw and neck. Years later, my neck is saggy with poor muscle tone. Will collagen regenerate in tissue that received radiation? Am I a candidate for Ultherapy?
How soon after a Juvederm treatment can Ultherapy be performed? (0 answers)
How soon after a Juvederm treatment can Ultherapy be performed?
What's the difference between Skin Tyte and Ultherapy? (0 answers)
I'm 43 years old and I'm interested in firming and lifting up my face. I also want to decrease the wrinkles around my eyes. What's the difference between Skin Tyte and Ultherapy? Which one is best? Do both require the same amount of treatments? Thank you.
Can Ultherapy be done on the loose skin of the upper underarms? (0 answers)
My boyfriend lost a LOT of weight and is very sensitive about the loose skin on his upper arms. What would be the cost, and is ultherapy better than a lifestyle lift?
Long Term Effects on Stimulating Collagen (0 answers)
Does anyone think Ultherapy or any other method of Stimulating Collagen by Heating it, could have an adverse effect long term in either Fat Atrophy or the bodies ability years later to quit making collagen all together?
How does an eye lift affect an area previously treated with Botox? (0 answers)
How does an eye lift affect an area previously treated with Botox?
What type of probe is used with philips hd11xe? (0 answers)
what type of probe is used with philips hd11xe?
If collagen production lessens as you age, is ultherapy effective if the skin is minimally sagging? (0 answers)
If collagen production lessens as you age, is ultherapy effective if the skin is minimally sagging?
Can you have ultherapy if you have had fillers in your cheekbones? (0 answers)
I am having a filler injected in my cheekbones and threading to lift my jowls. Can I have ultherapy now?
Change from the affirm filler to the ulthera filler (0 answers)
I used the affirm filler 2 years ago. I would like to use the Ulthera filler. Is it alright to change the fillers?
I have been diagnosed with osteomacutis on my face. (0 answers)
This is calcium under bumps on my skin. I have been treated with tretinoin but the only other treatment I have been told about is excising them. Is there another treatment known? It seemed when they were removed more could come in their place.
How to get rid of dry flaky skin on nose (0 answers)
I have dry flaky skin on the bony bridge area of my nose and even though i use facial oil and moisturiser I find it hard to get rid of. I use a tinted moisturiser as foundation and this makes it look worse.
Can facial nerve damage from pimple removal be fixed? (0 answers)
At a young age my sister was treated for a large, infected pimple on her chin. During treatment some nerve was cut or damaged. Later one eye, ear and cheek were affected - her cheek stretches to one side. Can this damage be corrected?
Is it normal for hyperpigmentation to occur after skin peels? (0 answers)
I am an Asian who had two Agera Skin Peels and now have hyperpigmentation. My dermatologist recommended the obagi nu-derm system. After using the obagi treatment, will hyperpigmentation likely come back?
How Should I treat a Sulfuric Acid Spot? (0 answers)
I was working in the lab today and I accidentally touched my face with my gloves, which probably had sulfuric acid on them because I felt an awful sting. Hours later, I noticed two large brown spots. Did the acid likely cause this and react with my acne? What should I do to treat this?
I'm a licensed esthetician in MA. Where can I get trained on the Synergie cellulite equipment? (0 answers)
Where can I get training for the Synergie cellulite equipment?
Will a Synergie facial alter the effects of my Juvederm and Radiesse injections? (0 answers)
I recently had two microcurrent sessions approx. 3 weeks after a Juvederm and Radiesse filler treatment. Since having the microcurrent sessions, I can tell that the fillers have moved and their effects have been lessened. Will a Synergie further impair my results?
Would a "chicken neck" qualify? (0 answers)
What is the best procedure/Physician for the marionette lines and sagging skin on neck area?
facial fat transfer and ILP therapy combined (0 answers)
Can facial fat grafting and intense light pulse therapy be combined? Which procedure should be done first and how much time apart?
After Ultherapy how soon can I begin exercising again? (0 answers)
Had Ultherapy on Wednesday neck jowls when can I start doing Pliates/excercise again.
How long has Ultherapy been around? (0 answers)
How long does Ultherapy last and how many sessions needed for the entire face?
What kind of ultrasound machine is used for ultherapy? (0 answers)
What kind of ultrasound machine is used for ultherapy?
Any complications with the Ultherapy procedure that I should be aware of? (0 answers)
I have connective tissue disease and would like to know if there are any complications with this procedure that I should be aware of.
I am 59 years old. Will this help my sagging neck? (0 answers)
Marionette lines (0 answers)
Is it necessary to treat the neck as well as the cheek area for this procedure?
What are the benefits of dermaplaning? (0 answers)
Hello, I've heard about dermaplaning and was wondering what length needles should be used and what the benefits are? Thanks so much, Tricia
Face wash to remove blackheads from my nose area and make my skin 'glow'? (0 answers)
Which face wash should be used make my skin glow and that can remove the blackheads from my nose area?
Hyperpigmentation (brown spots) from acne. (0 answers)
I recently had some acne that cleared up but left brown spots. Are they scars or will they heal? They're flat and brown, some purple in color located on my forehead.
How effective is plastic surgery for acne scars? (0 answers)
I have gone through many painful laser treatments done for acne scarring and nothing worked. I have ice pick scars mostly on my cheek and I can not sit through another laser treatment! Is plastic surgery my answer?
Do facial exercises really work? (0 answers)
Do facial exercises really work? There are many experts in this field who claim that by using the thumbs and fingers on the face in a gentle motion or pressure will greatly tone the muscles on the face and diminish lines. Can this be really done?
Does crystal clear glycerin cause acne? Can I use it to mositurize my face with pimples? (0 answers)
Can I use it to mositurize my face with pimples?
hyperpigmentation & melasma (0 answers)
I applied the ViPeel on the owner of our salon. She is originally from India & suffers with hyperpigmentation & melasma. After the peel, the texture improved, however, her overall complexion is much DARKER! I recommended the bleaching cream? HELP
Not sure if i should see a doctor? (0 answers)
I'm on day 5 of the VI Peel and my face is really red. Is this normal. I look like I have a horrible sunburn with some areas more burned than others. Not sure if I should see a doctor or not. In essence, how much is normal and how much is n
How can I relieve the effects of a VI peel? (0 answers)
I had a VI peel on Wednesday and by Friday I was bright red and swollen under the eyes and jaw. I thought there was very little downtime with this procedure. At this point, I highly doubt I will be able to work next week. What can I do to relieve the side effects?
Does Belotero keep on minimizing wrinkles or is it complete after injections? (0 answers)
Is Vitrase for adjuvant peribulbar block a good solution? (0 answers)
I want to use vitrase for adjuvant peribulbar block. Is this a good solution?
Vitrase clinical trials in the U.S. or elsewhere (0 answers)
I have a problem with the membrane in my eye that is attached to my retina. Are there any clinical studies to detach it or is surgery the only answer?
Can Vitrase be used to break down Radiesse? (0 answers)
My face has been over-filled with Radiesse, Perlane, and Restylane. The place where I get it done suggested Vitrase. Does Vitrase break down Radiesse as well. How long will it take for the break down process and does this process hurt? Thank you.
I had Juvederm ultra injected 2 months ago and the results were horrible. (0 answers)
I had Juvederm ultra injected 2 months ago and I had horrible results. I had Vitrase injected to remove the Juvederm and the results have been less steller.
There is still puffiness and worm like lines of the product. With 3 injections shouldn't it be gone? Do they need to inject Vitrase deeper? How can the product remain after 3 injections unless its the depth?
Is Vitrase good for dissolving fat injections under the eye area? (0 answers)
Will Vitrase dissolve fat from a fat transfer under the eye?
The Pelleve before and after pictures seemed real, but subtle, why are the results not as dramatic as some skin creams? (0 answers)
Why do Pelleve pics not seem as dramatic as on some of the creams out there like Youthology?
Does Pelleve reduce cellulite? (0 answers)
Does Pelleve help reduce the appearance of cellulite on the thighs?
I had IPL 10 days ago and I wanted to have Pelleve, is it too soon to another treatment? (0 answers)
Is this safe?
Is Pelleve safe for someone with olive complexion? (0 answers)
Is this safe?
Does Pelleve take away age spots? (0 answers)
Is this a good treatment for age spots?
Are estheticians allowed to do the Pelleve procedure? (0 answers)
Are estheticians allowed to do the Pelleve procedure?
Can Pelleve be used on saggy necks? (0 answers)
Can you use Pelleve under the chin and on jowls? I'm 61 and my neck is my biggest problem, along with wrinkles around my mouth.
Does Pelleve work well for sagging under the chin? (0 answers)
Will Pelleve work for moderate loose skin under the neck?
If I am a breast cancer survivor am I eligible to have Pelleve? (0 answers)
I had breast cancer and went through 4 rounds of chemo. I have been cancer free since November 2009. I take the drug armidex everyday. The cancer was estrogen fed. Am I a candidate for Pelleve?
Does pelleve work in tightening the neck? (0 answers)
Are fat infections better for older folks as apposed to pelleve? Why is refirme treatment any different then pelleve? The cost is less?
Least invasive but most effective? (0 answers)
i am 55 years old and am concerned about my aging skin. What can I do that will be the least invasive but most effective?
Reduce wrinkle appearance on and around my lips (0 answers)
I'm 60 and have wrinkles on my upper and lower lips. I'm not a smoker, so it must be from the sun. What is the best treatment method? Thank you.
Is one of the side effects of Pelleve losing facial fat? (0 answers)
I understand that radio frequency comes with the possible side effect of facial fat loss. which would be a disaster in my case, as I'm already skinny with a thin face. Would injectable fillers be better for me?
Pelleve and fat atrophy? (0 answers)
12 months ago I had fraxel repair. I believe this caused my facial fat atrophy, even though the doctor is saying it's impossible. I'm about to have Pelleve to tighten my facial skin due to volume loss. Will this also cause fat loss?
Can Pelleve be used around the eyes? (0 answers)
Can Pelleve be used around the eyes?
Is pelleve safe for pregnant women? (0 answers)
Is pelleve safe for pregnant women?
Is pelleve safe for pregnant women? (0 answers)
Is pelleve safe for pregnant women?
Is it safe to have IPL skin rejuvenation and pelleve in the same visit? (0 answers)
Does Pelleve last as long as Thermage on the face? (0 answers)
Which procedure offers the best, longest-lasting results for the money?
Pelleve (0 answers)
1) Why are pelleve practioners so rare and difficult to find? How does Pelleve compare with Skin Tyte in results, length results last, and expense?
Can Pelleve be used on the lips and not just the area around the mouth? (0 answers)
I had eczema a month ago around my eyes. Can I have Pelleve treatment around my eyes to tighten the skin now? (0 answers)
Or will I have any bad side effects because of my previous eczema?
Can I have a Pelleve treatment even though I have vitiligo? (0 answers)
I have vitiligo, but it has not affected my face. I want to be sure that Pelleve will not result in depigmentation to that area. Is it OK to have the treatment?
What's the difference between Pelleve and broadband light (BBL) treatments? (0 answers)
What is Isolaz primarily used for? (0 answers)
What problems can it help with?
Can Isolaz cause bruising due to the vacuum suction? (0 answers)
The procedure sounds interesting but I’m a little afraid of damage to the skin.
What purpose does the laser serve in Isolaz treatments? (0 answers)
How does it work and what does it do?
Which a better treatment, Isolaz vs. Aramis laser for mild to moderate acne? (0 answers)
Which procedure is better and why?
Does Isolaz treat large pores? How effectively? (0 answers)
Does Isolaz treat large pores? If so, how effectively?
Is Isolaz a safe procedure? (0 answers)
I just have never heard of it, and anything that is new is a little scary. Do you know if it is 100% safe?
Why is my acne getting worse after my first Isolaz treatment? (0 answers)
Why is my acne getting worse after my first Isolaz treatment?
What treats large pores? (0 answers)
Does isolaz treat large pores?
Can Isolaz help with severely ingrown facial hair? (0 answers)
I used an at-home microdermabrasion device, and for months I've had severely ingrown facial hair. It's infected. The problem is widespread. I have a lot of facial hair that is coarse and mostly light in color. Can Isolaz help?
What's the difference between eCO2and the Laser 360? (0 answers)
What is the difference in procedure and pricing.
Do you need multiple fractional CO2 resurfacing treatments for it to work? (0 answers)
I did a CO2 fractional laser resurfacing for treating freckles but the freckles have not vanished and are only lightened. Should i go for another session? Does CO2 resurfacing treats small moles?
Can the CO2 laser help with hyperpigmentation skin? (0 answers)
Is the CO2 laser the best treatment for hyperpigmentated skin?
Do you have to use Obagi products for 6 weeks before a DOT therapy treatment? That's what I am being told - and the products are $500! Why? (0 answers)
I am excited to try it and don't know why I have to do this for 6 weeks before....seems like a product pitch to me...?
Deep Acne Scars (0 answers)
I have deep acne scars, am 50 white caucasian, I heard not to waist my time with anything else but the co2 laser vs sephyl injection. It is hard to find provider at South Florida. I also have keloids and had a face-lift with them on the back of the ears?
What are my options for deep lines under my eyes? (0 answers)
I have deep lines under my eyes. Two of those lines form an arrow. The other others look like bolts of lighting going down my face. What are my options?
Will CO2 fractional laser break down the $1300 of Perlane that I recently had injected? (0 answers)
I was wondering if CO2 treatment will breakdown the Perlane that I just received.
Is AccuSculpt performed in a doctor's office or the hospital? (0 answers)
Will I be charged for hospital fees?
Which technique is best for abdomen shaping? (0 answers)
I am looking for the cheapest and safest solution for fat removing from my stomach. Is it possible to inject the fat into breast and it won't be rejected by body?
Can Accusculpt be used for treating redundant skin? (0 answers)
Can Accusculpt be used for treating redundant skin after crash dieting and excess weight loss?
Can you tell me a little about this procedure as far as will it work on small white stretch marks caused from rapid growth. (0 answers)
Can you tell me a little about this procedure in regards to if it will work on small white stretch marks caused from rapid growth?
Is relume sustainable when don't have access to follow ups? (0 answers)
What is the average cost of relume treatments? Is this treatment ever sustainable when overseas patients don't have acccess to relume follow up?
I would need to travel to the USA from Australia for treatment and would only be able to stay 4 weeks. Could results be maintained through any treatment other than relume? We don't have it down under.
What is the rough cost per treatment?
Will relume help with white scarring on my forehead? (0 answers)
I have white scarring on my forehead from vitamin c and retin a use, can relume help?
Can Relume laser bring back pigmentation? (0 answers)
Can the Relume laser bring the pigmentation back to the biecep of my arm after I had a small mole removed and it left a small white oval spot? The rest of my skin is tan, but this spot just sticks out.
Scar on 4 year old between her eyes from stiches. (0 answers)
My daughter has a white line between her eyes from a group of stitches. Can this be used on a 4 year old ?
Does Gentle Waves LED help control acne, oily skin and reduce fine lines? What are the side effects/contraindications? (0 answers)
Does Gentle Waves LED help control acne, oily skin and reduce fine lines? What are the side effects? Can you have this when taking accutane and prednisone? If not, how long should you be off the medications before trying the GWaves? How does it work?
Does Gentle Waves LED help build collagen, reduce freckles and fine lines? What all does it do? Are there any side effects? (0 answers)
Does Gentle Waves LED help keep skin clear, reduce fine lines, reduce hyperpigmentation from freckles/sun aging, and help build collagen? What does it help and are there any side effects to note? Can you use it once off of Accutane for a few months?
Effectiveness of GentleWaves? (0 answers)
I have noticed there are some publications on research touting the effectiveness of Gentle Waves but the only publications I have seen are by Weiss who invented and sells the device. I haven't been able to find a peer-reviewed journal on this.
Are LED Home facial treatments safe and effective? (0 answers)
What are your thoughts on the home LED devices? Do they produce effective results that would make them worth the money? Also, are they safe for patients taking warfarin?
Is Selphyl FDA Approved? (0 answers)
Is this product approved and safe to use in the US?
Can Selphyl be used for both lasolabial folds and for the drool lines? (0 answers)
Can Selphyl be used for both the lasolabial folds and for the drool lines?
How long do the results of Selphyl last? (0 answers)
How long can I expect the results of Selphyl to last?
After a Selphyl treatment how long does it take to recover? (0 answers)
How long will it take to go back to work with a normal face?
Amount of injections (0 answers)
Should Selphyl be injected equally on both sides of the face or can a doctor determine that one side needs more injections (specifically around the mouth and lines from the nose to the mouth)?
ALL possible side effects of Selphyl? (0 answers)
Please advise of all potential side effects no matter how rare. I developed Granulomas 5 months after Dr. injected Restylane. Thanks.
How many sessions are required? What is the cost? (0 answers)
How many sessions are required? What is the cost?
Does selphyl tighten skin on the thighs and butt? (0 answers)
Can I have a Selphyl treatment if I've had skin cancer? (0 answers)
I tried to get a Selphyl treatment but because I tipped the box and told the specialists I had skin cancer, they told me I wasn't able to get the treatment. I really want it. Can I have the Selphyl treatment if I've had skin cancer?
How old do you have to be to receive BBL Phototherapy? (0 answers)
How old do you have to be to receive BBL Phototherapy?
Will bbl make the skin on my arms less vulnerable to bruising? (0 answers)
Will bbl remove the freckles I've had all my life? I would look ridiculous if I have freckles everywhere except my forearms..
Is there a gentle IPL treatment for hair? (0 answers)
I'm interested in a gentle light treatment that will not permanently damage my hair follicles but instead make the hair that grows back finer. Is there a broadband light treatment that will accomplish this? It is for my scalp.
What is the best treatment for under eye dark circles? (0 answers)
What is the best treatment for under eye dark circles?
Are patients happy with Zerona results? (0 answers)
Are most patients happy or satisfied? Are you as a practitioner/doctor happy/satisfied with the results?
Do you need to do anything in preparing for Zerona Liposuction? (0 answers)
Is there anything I need to take or do before I start my sessions? I heard you need to take a bunch of Vitamins and water, and cannot drink alcohol?? Could you give me some info that will help me get the best results?
Are there any complications with Zerona Laser Liposuction and a history of breast cancer. (0 answers)
The cancer was surgically removed followed by 8 weeks of radiation. Mammogram was normal
Is their a weight limit for Zerona Laser Liposuction? (0 answers)
Is there a weight limit on this procedure or is this for people that need to lose just a few pounds?
Diagnosed with DCIS in Oct. 2008 (0 answers)
I had a lumpectomy followed by radiation therapy in Feb. 2009. I'm taking 20mg/day of tamoxifen. Can I get Zerona treatments?
Is zerona liposuction done for people with some kidney insufficiency? (0 answers)
Is zerona liposuction done for people with some kidney insufficiency?
I take 20mg of tamoxifen daily. Can I get Zerona laser lipo treatments? (0 answers)
Treatment cycle..can it be repeated? (0 answers)
Can or should the treatment cycle be repeated after the initial two week cycle?
I have batwing arms (extra flab)... (0 answers)
I have batwing arms (extra flab).. will this procedure work for me?
Does Zerona laser liposuction work well on people with a large body mass? (0 answers)
My daughter is overweight and her arms have a lot of loose skin. Can Zerona laser liposuction be done on that area and other areas of her body?
Vi Peel versus a Micro Laser peel (0 answers)
I am a 49 year old female with some sun spots and fine wrinkles. My skin is also losing its elasticity. I've had two micro laser peels and liked the results, but was wondering if the new VI peel would give me better results. Thank you!
Can a VI Peel cause burning? (0 answers)
I just had a VI Peel about 12 hours ago and having alot of burning what can i do?
Why can you not drink alcohol while getting Zerona treatments? (0 answers)
Why can you not drink alcohol while getting zerona treatments?
Is it safe to do Triniti treatments once a month for a year? (0 answers)
It has been said that three Triniti treatments over a period of three months is okay. Will you notice better results if you continue for 9-12 treatments? Also, maintenance treatments are to be had every six months. Does that mean another three sessions or only one session every six months?
If I am a diabetic a can I still have the PureLipo procedure? (0 answers)
I would like to remove fat in my mid section and around the waist. Is it safe if I have diabetes?
Will PureLipo on the arms also help reduce the appearance of cellulite? (0 answers)
Is there a better procedure to help diminish the appearance of cellulite?
Is PureLipo safe for use on teenagers? (0 answers)
My daughter is 15 years old and is in great physical shape. She has a problem with her mid-section and "love handles". She is very active and watches her diet. Simply cannot get rid of this problem area.
How is Belotero Balance administered? (0 answers)
Is there pain associated with Belotero Balance treatments?
how is this different from Juvederm? (0 answers)
Is it as long lasting? Is the result more natural in appearance? Is it for fine lines near mouth or eye? Why would I switch from Juvederm to Belotero?
Can Belotero Balance be used for under-eye hollows? (0 answers)
If I get the SmoothShapes treatment how much will your stomach tighten? (0 answers)
After having a baby, my stomach has loose skin. Working out and eating healthy my skin will not get tight. I don't want to get a tummy tuck. i was wondering how much it will tighten if I get SmoothShapes?
What is the best treatment for Cellulite? (0 answers)
I'd like to know which treatment is the best for the cellulite Smooth shape or Vela shape and vela smooth, and what is the diference amd more efective.
Cellulite procedures that provide best results (0 answers)
How can I determine which cellulite procedure would provide the best results?
Can TriActive make very loose skin on the thighs more firm? (0 answers)
Does it work specially to firm and remove cellulite on saddlebag thighs?
Does cellulite comes back again more than before after a treatment? (0 answers)
I want to know how effective TriActive is and how many time it would take for cellulite to come back. I'm also worried because I don't know if my skin is going to be able to regenerate again. Is there a specific kind of diet or exercise routine I should follow after the treatment?
Is Triniti approved by FDA for wrinkle reduction and skin resurfacing? (0 answers)
I want to confirm that this procedure is FDA approved for wrinkle reduction AND skin resurfacing. Many lasers are used that are NOT approved by FDA for the particular things that they say they can improve.
Petichia after Triniti? (0 answers)
Is it 'normal' to get petichia temporarily after a Triniti treatment on the face?
Is there an age limit for Triniti facial treatment? (0 answers)
What are the ingredients in the VI Peel and what is the pH? (0 answers)
what are the ingredients in the VI Peel and what is the pH?
I'm having a lot of redness & irritation on my neck. What can I use? (0 answers)
I'm having a lot of redness & irritation on my neck. What can I use?
I have a dark shadow around my mouth, which Vi Peel would be suitable for me? (0 answers)
I have a dark shadow around my mouth. Would Vi Peel skin brightener be good for me or the facial cleanser?
Extreme burning & itching after applying VI peel towelet. Allergic reaction? (0 answers)
I had microdermabrasion and a Vi peel yesterday, my face looks burnt (toothbrush like brown streaks) After applying the the Vi peel towelet last night, has extreme burning and itching. Should I continue to use the Vi peel cream? Allergic reaction?
Should I postpone my VI Peel for acne scarring? (0 answers)
I am 53, and have been on Ortho Micronor ( progesterone only ) birth control pill for an ovarian cyst. I am scheduled for a VI peel for acne scarring.
I have read that hyperpigmentation/discoleration can occur if you are on birth control pills. Is this true? Should I wait until I can come off of the pill. Is this a major concern and does this apply to all birth control pills?
Should I wash whole face while having VI Peel treatments? (0 answers)
Th peeling process seems slow. Should I wash and pat dry the whole face or avoid unpeeled areas?
Thermage compared to Ultherapy ? (0 answers)
Compare: longevity and results plus who is the distributor of the machines?
What skin products help improve the results of Thermage? (0 answers)
How can I improve the results thermage treatment? What type of skin care products should I use?
Can thermage be effective for loose skin on the abdomen from pregnancy? (0 answers)
I have stretch marks all over my belly, and I'm having trouble getting the skin firmer.
How long will Thermage results last? (0 answers)
I love my Thermage treatment results, but how long will it be before I need an 'update' if ever?
How long can I expect the results of Smoothbeam to last? (0 answers)
How long does the procedure last? Will I need follow up appointments
Can I get Smart Lipo if I am overweight? (0 answers)
Will Smart Lipo flatten the upper and lower stomach? (0 answers)
I have irritable bowel syndrome, can I still have SmartLipo? (0 answers)
Smart Lipo VS Smart Lipo MPX, what's the difference? (0 answers)
Does smothebeam works for acne scar and redness? (0 answers)
Hi, I really want to know if smothebeam will work for acne scaring because my cheeks have a lot of deep acne scars. I pay per session about $200 and i have to do it 6 times which is going to be $1,200. It's very expensive for me!! Please help me
Will Thermage treatment eliminate cellulite on my thighs and buttocks? (0 answers)
Will Thermage treatment eliminate cellulite on my thighs and buttocks?
What is the difference between Thermacool and Radio Frequency treatments? (0 answers)
Is there a difference between Thermacool and Radio Frequency, since they both heat up the under layer of the skin and stimulate collagen?
What is the difference between CO2 laser and Thermacool? (0 answers)
What is the difference between Thermacool and CO2 laser? (0 answers)
Does one need training to use Velashape 2? (0 answers)
If anyone can apply this treatment, where might someone go to get trained to use Velashape?
What is the difference between Velasmoothpro and Velashape machines? (0 answers)
I am looking at potentially buying a slimming machine. Can you please tell me the differences between the two above mentioned machines?
Do you have any information on a machine called in-dermo plus? (0 answers)
The beauty clinic i go to has the 'In-dermo plus' machine which is like the Lpg by endermologie but it uses laser. I cant seem to find much information on it though, can you please provide more information about this particular machine if you know?
About stretchmarks and velashape? (0 answers)
Is velashape the best option to treat stretchmarks?
How is a threadlift performed? (0 answers)
How exactly is this done, and is leaving the barbed wire in the skin a hazard?
Where does the extra skin go when you get Threadlift? (0 answers)
If the excess skin is pulled up, where does it go? how does it not bunch up and wrinkle more?
How often and how many times may Threadlift be done? (0 answers)
How many times can this procedure be done safely?
Is there financial help for cancer patients to get a Threadlift? (0 answers)
Chemo over the course of the last eight years has added years to my face and my body has been drained of its once remarkable tone and strength. Are there any programs to help people like me?
Would this procedure be recommended for a person with rosacea? (0 answers)
If threadlift is not a recommended procedure for a person with rosacea which would you recommed to help sagging jowels? Thank you.
Is there a specific time period to have thermage performed after traditional liposuction? (0 answers)
I had traditional liposuction performed on my abdomen (upper, lower, and lovehandles) however, it left me with loose skin. How effective is thermage? I had liposuction in May 2010, is it too late to have thermage done 2 years later?
What type of machine is the most effective? (0 answers)
Hi, I was told that thermage is a good option for skin tightening but all depends on the machine and the Mhz it delivers and its power. Could you please tell what are the things we should look at in our potential practitoner's machine?
Is it normal to blister after the Titan treatment? (0 answers)
I had my first Titan treatment done three weeks ago and within 10 minutes I had one spot that blistered from being burnt. It is a red scar now and I'm wondering what caused this to happen. I haven't tanned or used any type of bronzer. Is it normal to blister or have burned skin after the Titan treatment?
What is the difference between Accent XL and Titan? (0 answers)
What is the difference between Accent XL and Titan?
Is it okay for diabetics to have the Titan procedure done? (0 answers)
Is it okay for diabetics to have the Titan procedure done?
How much does it cost for tummy reduction? (0 answers)
How much does it cost for tummy, thighs, under arms, bum, and face/neck.
Lump and break down
What is the best procedure for me? (0 answers)
Am woman 32 Years old I Have 3 Kids, I usually gain weight after each pregnancy for almost 30 Kilo my height 163 CM. I lost within one year 21 Kilo so my weight now 72 Kilo. What is the best procedure for me to lose fat from stomach thigh and arms?
Is Vaser Liposelection the best non surgical treatment to both tighten skin (bigger issue) and reduce abdominal fat resulting from childbirth? (0 answers)
Is hardening and swelling of the skin after Slip Lipo a typical side effect? (0 answers)
Two months ago had my inner thighs and knees treated with Slip Lipo. I now have a place on my thigh that is about 2 inches long that is as hard as a rock. I also have swelling in the lower part of my leg and foot. Will the knot resolve itself? What c
What pain is involved during the Slim Lipo procedure? (0 answers)
I know that I will be under local anesthesia but will I feel any pain during the procedure like burning, stinging or other pain?
Can Slim Lipo help reduce male breasts? (0 answers)
Will this procedure help reduce my breasts if I am a male?
Does the fat come back with the Slim Lipo procedure? (0 answers)
Is the fat loss permanent with Slim Lipo?
When can I expect to see results from Slim Lipo? (0 answers)
I had Slim Lipo on my abdomen and flanks 1 week ago but see no improvement. I'm wearing the compression garments. When can I expect to see results?
Recovery time frame for slim lipo? (0 answers)
Would it be alright to have slim lipo on ones lower abdomen 2 weeks before going to the islands on vacation? I am wondering about the recovery time. The doctor's office worker said there is no limitations..
Is it true that after doing slim lipo the fat doesn't grow back in that area? (0 answers)
I want to know if it's a waste to do slim lipo in my upper arms if I am planning to get pregnant in the next couple of months? Will it grow right back due to my weight gain?
Is slim lipo laser for pregnant women safe? (0 answers)
Is the slim lipo laser treatment safe for pregnant women?
What is the difference between slip lipo and Zerona? (0 answers)
What is the difference between slip lipo and Zerona?
can slimlipo be done on 16 yr old female? (0 answers)
My 16 year old daughter is self conscious about her double chin. She is 4'11" tall and weighs about 109. She is a heavy swimmer, well toned in legs and arms, but stores fat in her chin and stomach. This is affecting her self esteem. Can you help?
What is the difference between Slim Lipo and Smart Lipo? (0 answers)
What would be better for the chin and jowl area?
How long would I be off of work if I get slim lipo done on my upper arms? (0 answers)
I am a hairdresser and want slim lipo done on my upper arms. No matter what I do I have sagging "bat wings." I am 61 years old and am in good shape. I exercise regularly and have maintained a healthy weight for 20 years. How long would I be off of work if I had the procedure done?
I ordered a 30-day supply of natural cleanse and lipo slim, which order do I use them? (0 answers)
Should I use the natural cleanse and lipo slim together? Or, should I complete the cleanse before using lipo slim?
Can prevelle silk be stored for later use? (0 answers)
If the syringe is not used completely after intial injection, can it be saved for future use? If so, how long?
What kind of medical professional can administer Prevelle Silk? (0 answers)
What kind of credentials should I look for, and what should I ask them about their training?
Do I need to get a skin test before trying Prevelle Silk? (0 answers)
I want to make sure I don’t have a bad reaction. Is getting a test a good idea?
Not to use Prevelle Silk if taking medication that thins blood? (0 answers)
I currently take a thyroid pill and read not using prevelle silk if you take anything that can thin blood. I'm not sure if thyroid pill does. If it does is there a problem? Also, is it the same for all fillers? Thinning blood medications? or just prevelle silk? Thanks
How long does Prevelle Silk usually last? (0 answers)
How long does prevelle silk last? Also, what is the difference between for how long these three treatments will last; prevelle silk, juverderm and radiesse for lip area?
Do most fillers cause blood thinning? (0 answers)
I see for prevelle silk it says with some mediactions could cause blood thinning. I take a blood pressure pill and a thyroid pill. Is that the same for all fillers?
I would like to know how long the results of Prevelle Silk last? (0 answers)
I would like to know how long the results of the Prevelle Silk procedure last?
How much area does one syringe of Prevelle cover? (0 answers)
How much area does one syringe of Prevelle cover?
Is Accent XL or Fraxel better for stretch marks? (0 answers)
I have olive skin and have developed stretch marks from weight lifting. Is Accent XL or Fraxel effective in the treatment of stretch marks?
Does an Accent XL treatment hurt? (0 answers)
What is the recovery time from an Accent XL treatment?
How effective is Accent XL on upper arms? (0 answers)
Will Accent XL work to strengthen loose skin due to weight loss?
Is Accent XL a good choice for sagging skin in the jowl and neck area? (0 answers)
Is the accent xl an excellent choice for sagging at the jowl , fat under chin and neck tightening?
Is Skintyte or Accent XL better to treat sagging skin? (0 answers)
Which works better on loose skin (without excess fat and without cellulite)?
Can Accent XL help with sagging skin on thighs? (0 answers)
Can Accent XL help with sagging skin on thighs? If so what would the average cost of be for before thighs knees to hip?
Which gives better results; Accent XL or Pelleveve? (0 answers)
I have recently heard about Pelleve treatments. I have Accent treatment and wonder which has the best results, Pelleve or Accent.
Does Accent work on the arms? (0 answers)
I have loose skin and some cellular on my upper arms. Will accent work for me?
Why can't a diabetic try this procedure? (0 answers)
Why can't diabetics get this procedure? I don't understand. This could break down the fat, and I could have better insulin absorption. I would really like to give this a try, it's not sugery, no infections can result, what about scar tissue?
Is there an age restriction for Vitalize Peel? (0 answers)
Can an 80 yr old use Vitalize Peel safely?
Can a patient who is diagnosed with rosecea receive a Vitalize Peel? (0 answers)
Will it improve the redness?
If I am nursing an infant is it safe to get a Vitalize Peel? (0 answers)
Can I undergo this procedure if I'm nursing?
Two peels and my acne dark scars haven't faded. Why? (0 answers)
I have had two peels already and my acne dark scars have not faded. Why?
What is a good treatment for an adverse reaction to Vitalize Peel? (0 answers)
I received the Vitalize Peel two days ago & now my face is slightly swollen, very red & blistered. It is so much worse than the side effects listed in the post-treatment instructions. I've been using Locoid cream twice a day. Is there anything else to do?
Apply Vitalize Peel at home by myself? (0 answers)
I am able to purchase the Vitalize Peel and apply myself. It sounds like this would be safe or do I need a professional esthetician to apply? My doctor has recommend I have on every 4-6 weeks to help with pre-skin cancers. I appreciate your advice.
Can Vitalize Peel be used on the arms? (0 answers)
Can this procedure be used on the arms?
Am I a good candidate for Vitalize Peel? (0 answers)
I am a Vietnamese woman and have keloid tissues. Am I a good candidate for Vitalize Peel?
Which is better for skin tightening Smart Lipo or Lipotherme? (0 answers)
In comparing the lasers it seems as though the Lipotherme has a higher voltage laser. but the NM is lower and after research it seems like the nm is needed for skin tightening. can you tell me which laser is more effective?
Would a individual that is not a doctor be quailified to perform Lipotherme? (0 answers)
The person in question runs a medical spa but I do not think he is a doctor, would it be safe to have Lipotherme done?
If I have fibroid tumors, can I still have Lipotherme? (0 answers)
Is this allowed?
Is it healthy for You? (0 answers)
Will this [Lipotherme] help your body?
Will Lipotherme help lift sagging skin and jowls? (0 answers)
I don't have fat in my neck but have sagging skin and jowls. Will Lipotherme help? How long do you need to wear compression garment after Lipotherme? Would wearing it day and night for 5 days and then just at night be OK?
How to get rid of brown stain on finger pads? (0 answers)
For a number of years I have a brown stain that appears on finger pads.
See picture at http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Dermatology/Brown-reddish-stain-finger-pads/show/1426509?personal_page_id=1948295#post_6500809
It is not fruit or environmental stain.
What complications are associated with vaser liposelection? (0 answers)
What are the most common complications from the vaser liposelection in the abdomen (below waist and above pubic area)?
Does Vaser Liposelection work if you have the condition Gynecomastia? (0 answers)
I understand that Vaser works by removal fat tissue, but how does it work with Gynecomastia and breast/gland tissue?
I had a vitalize peel and a few days after my face was swollen . The doctor gave me medication for it. Do you know what caused it? (0 answers)
Can the Vitalize peel be combined with extractions? (0 answers)
I just had a Vitalize peel done with a combination of facial extractions. Was this safe to do? Some blood did surface during the extractions.
What if I need Vaser Liposelection everywhere? (0 answers)
I need to have fat removed from everywhere. How long will it take to have these treatments done?
Is it possible to experience crusting with Fraxel re:pair? (0 answers)
How can one treat excessive redness and swelling that is associated with recovery from Fraxel re:pair?
Is Fraxel or Erbium best for acne scarring? (0 answers)
I have got acne scarring and was wondering which laser has the best results - Fraxel or Erbium laser. Obviously not wanting to spend a lot of money on repeated treatments, therefore which would be the stronger laser treatment for acne scarring?
What can I expect from Fraxel Re:Pair? (0 answers)
Will I need to take time off of work? How long until I can see the results?
Is being 52 years old to old to get the benefits of fraxel repair? (0 answers)
Is being 52 years old to old to get the benefits of fraxel repair?
I was born with a cleft pallet and I have scars on my upper and lower lip. (0 answers)
I was born with a cleft pallet and I have scars on my upper and lower lip. I would like to have the scars removed so they are not so noticable.
Will either fraxel (repair or restore) help sebaceous hyperplasia? (0 answers)
After IPL treatments for hair removal by a non-MD, I developed sebaceous hyperplasia (SH) 2-4mm in size in almost every cell at corners of my mouth extending down under chin & some cheek. 3rd MD suggested ketosis pilaris, but 2 biopsy confirmed SH.
What is the best wrinkle cream for your face. (0 answers)
I was wondering what the best wrinkle cream for you face was?
What type of laser can be used to remove hyperpigmentation on a IV type skin. (0 answers)
Hyperpigmention is due to chemical peels and using hydroquinone . It was prescribed by my doctor.
I have DSAP. Would a chemical peel or Fraxel Reapir help to get rid of the red spots? (0 answers)
I have DSAP. Would a chemical peel or Fraxel Reapir help to get rid of the red spots?
I have several scars on my face, would a Fraxel treatment be best or do I need something different? (0 answers)
Is Fraxel repair the best treatment for back acne? (0 answers)
Hi, I have lots of rolling scars on my back from cystic acne many years ago. I would like to know if Fraxel repair is the way to go. If not, which treatment would give me the best results?
What can dissolve Elevess in the nasolabial folds? (0 answers)
I have had a horrible reaction to Elevess. I had it injected into my nasolabial folds in early Dec. and now have large bumps underneath the skin, swelling and redness. I have been on a Medrol Pack and antibiotics. Can I get rid of the Elevess produ
Is there an enzyme to break down Elevess? (0 answers)
I am having a horrible reaction to Elevess. My undereye area has swollen horribly! My doctor is trying to track down the enzyme to break it down, do you know what can?
SmartLipo MPX versus traditional liposuction (0 answers)
How is SmartLipo MPX different from traditional liposuction? Is it better?
I don't see results of Smart Lipo of my inner knees. Did my doctor take enough out? (0 answers)
I'm 11 days out since SL-MPX of inner knees. I'm 5;7-128lbs. The dr. took out 125cc of each knee and also went a little into the inner thigh to "fan it out". My knees look the same and I'm wondering if 125cc was enough to make a difference?
Is there a need for a compression garment following Smartlipo? (0 answers)
Would there be a need for a compression garment following Smartlipo MPX on legs or stomach?
Can I get Smartlipo MPX on my neck area if I have a chin implant? (0 answers)
My chin implant was done in 1969, and I was told I could not get Smartlipo because of the risk of infection when the laser heats up. If I can't use Smartlipo, what treatment can I get for this loose skin in my neck area? I'm 67 years old and have always hated it.
How many areas of the body can be treated with Lipo at one time? (0 answers)
Is it safe to have Smartlipo if you have Lupus (SLE)? (0 answers)
Does the cost of Body Jet Liposuction have anything to do with the size of the area treated or is it a flat fee? (0 answers)
Is Body Jet Liposcution charged in cost per area treated?
How much weight can I expect to lose with a Body Jet Liposuction? (0 answers)
Can I expect the weight loss from a Body Jet Liposuction to be permanent?
Can a person with high blood pressure and diabetes get Body Jet Liposuction? (0 answers)
Is this safe?
Durin Body Jet Liposuction is the entire fat cell removed? (0 answers)
Is the entire fat cell removed, or is the fat from the cell removed? In typical wight loss, fat cells just shrink. Is this the case, or are they gone for good?
Up to how much weight can you lose with Body Jet Liposuction? (0 answers)
Up to how much weight can you lose with Body Jet Liposuction? I would like to lose 60 pounds.
What is the average weight loss with body jet liposuction? (0 answers)
I am 150lbs and 5' 4" I have belly fat that won't budge. What is the average weight loss with body jet liposuction?
Can the fat be transfered to make my butt bigger? (0 answers)
When getting the body jet liposuction procedure can you transfer it to the buttocks for a fuller and rounder look?
Is it possible for Lipo on Lipomas and diabetics? (0 answers)
I have well over 375 tumors in my body (I believe its called decums diease by the VA. These Adipose lipomas have caused me great pain. I have bc/bs and medicare. I need help. It has been mentioned by Drs. at VA that body jet liposuction could help? What do you think?
Is Body Jet Liposuction the same as Aqua Lipo? (0 answers)
Is Body Jet the same as what I've seen advertised all over Florida as AquaLipo?
What is the best way to remove the fat? (0 answers)
I had casrtric by-pass surgery 8 years ago and am what I consider the poster child of success. Now, I have a belly of fat around my lower absomin as well as my pubic area. What is the best thing to remove this fat?
Will Body Jet Liposuction remove love handles and abdominal fat? (0 answers)
I am diabetic, I work out and I'm a trainer. Is there any procedure I can do to remove stubborn fat from lower abs and small love handles? I have no other health issues. I train with weights and step aerobics but cannot get rid of the fat in those areas. What would work best?
Is it safe to get Dysport injections while trying to conceive? (0 answers)
I am trying to get pregnant but would also like to get Dysport injections. Is this safe? Will it affect my chances of getting pregnant?
Can I use Latisse if I had Radial Keratotomy 25 years ago? (0 answers)
I want to know if it is ok to use Latisse if I had Radial Keratotomy performed on my eye 25 years ago.
Cheek swelling (0 answers)
Approx 5 years ago i used an electrolysis on my cheeks to remove unwanted hair. It was clearly stated the electrolysis should not be used on the face but at the time i ignored it and continued using it For a year. The hair on my cheeks did appear lig
Will taking a prescription diuretic, HZT, keep me from getting good results from Accent XL treatments? (0 answers)
Has the Accent XL procedure been done on someone with a pacemaker? (0 answers)
The Accent XL procedure is supposed to tighten sagging skin and reduce cellulite. Who is an ideal candidate for the treatment? Can it be performed on someone with a pacemaker?
Can a numbing agent or any type of anesthetic be used prior to the Accent XL procedure? (0 answers)
I have tried the AccentXL treatment and it was torture. The temperature was way too hot to tolerate. I had three treatments and noticed nothing. Is there anything to ease the pain of this procedure?
Length between treatments and temperature for Accent XL to work? (0 answers)
I was wondering if you have to have the temp above 40 for 30 minutes on each area for it to work . Also, is it ok to have 3 treatments and then wait 2 months to have the next 3?
would the Accent XL be the best agent to use to tighten fatty pockets on knees? (0 answers)
Which procedure or laser would be most beneficial to reduce or eliminate fatty pockets on my knees? Also, had a terrible lipo experience 7 years ago on front of thieghs-too much fat was removed and area was not sculpted-could it be corrected/improved?
What's the best way to correct a varicose vein in my lower lip? (0 answers)
My dentist told me I have a varicose vein in my lower lip. What can I do to correct this?
Can Vaser Liposelection help in killing sweat glands? (0 answers)
After two surgeries for hyperhidrosis, I'm left with compensatory sweating on my thighs and torso. I saw a doctor on tv talking about using vaser on the under arms to kill sweat glands. Would that work for other body parts as well?
Is Deep FX better than the laser micro peel? (0 answers)
What is the closest to a facelift? Can it be used on eye lids, lips and/or neck?
Can deep FX help with very scarred subcatenous tissue? (0 answers)
I have very scarred and contracted subcatenous tissue and thought maybe the Deep fx would be able to help fix or at least help with the contraction and pain. Lumbar area
What is the best procedure to improve eyes and upper lip area? (0 answers)
I am a 42 yr old woman. I have lines around my upper lip and eyes. What is the best procedure to improve these areas?
Can red light therapy be used after FX? (0 answers)
Can you use red light therapy after FX?
White blotches forming on day 4 after Deep FX. Is this normal? (0 answers)
This is day 4 after Deep FX and i have white blotches forming. ls this normal?
What is the best procedure tighten the skin on the neck? (0 answers)
What is the best procedure tighten the skin on the neck?
After a Profractional Resurfacing treatment how do you go about cleaning your face? (0 answers)
After the Profractional Resurfacing treatment, when can you wash your face?
Profactional treatment over silicone and Articol treated skin. (0 answers)
Will deep profractional treatment over the nasolabial folds previously treated by silicone and artecol (years ago) affect the positive effects of the injected processes? (and how?)
What is the average downtime after a profractional resurfacing procedure? (0 answers)
I have considered getting a profractional resurfacing procedure. My doctor mentioned that the treatment would penetrate my skin to a depth of 250 or 500. I need to be back at work two weeks after the procedure. Is this possible? What is the maximum amount of downtime?
I have very deep chest wrinkles, will profractional resurfacing help? (0 answers)
After 20 years of working on the water without the ability to use sunscreen, I have VERY deep chest wrinkles that disturb me every day. I just turned 50, will profractional resurfacing help? I hardly have any facial wrinkles.
How is Palomar Ffractional Resurfacing different from Fraxel? (0 answers)
Which is better? How are they different in terms of efficacy and recovery time?
Could I have one done even when I'm pregnant? (0 answers)
I was wondering if I could get the Palomar Fractional Resurfacing done on my face while I'm pregnant?
What are my options if I am experiencing post-procedure skin discoloration with Deep FX Fractional Resurfacing? (0 answers)
I had deep FX laser on my peri-oral area & forehead, 5 weeks ago. My forehead has healed, but the area around my peri-oral area is still discolored (somewhere between gray & pink). Will this go away or is it permanent? I expected a 2-3 wk recovery.
Does the Deep FX Fractional Resurfacing equipment carry viruses? (0 answers)
Is this possible?
I am dark skinned, will Deeo FX Fraxtional Resurfacing have a negative affect on my face? (0 answers)
I am dark skinned will this have a negative affect on my face?
Can Palomar 1540 Fractional Resurfacing leave scaring? (0 answers)
Can Palomar 1540 Fractional Resurfacing leave scaring?
Is palomar 1540 fractional resurfacing safe over areas where you've had articol or juvederm fillers? (0 answers)
Is palomar 1540 fractional resurfacing safe over areas where you've had articol or juvederm fillers?
How does the Palomar fractional laser compare to the Clear & Brilliant laser? (0 answers)
I have had 2 different consultations on each of these laser devices and no one can tell me the difference. I'm thinking it's in the wavelength. The Clear & Brilliant laser has a 1440nm wavelength. Does the 1540 stand for the wavelength in the Palomar? How does the Palomar laser compare to the Clear & Brilliant laser?
Is exercise/walking allowed following a Palomar 1540 fractional resurfacing treatment? (0 answers)
How long does the procedure last? (0 answers)
How long does the procedure last? I live in Bermuda would I have to come and get a consultation first? Thank You.
Is this laser better than the Genesis and Cutera laser for the skin? (0 answers)
Which laser is the best for the skin? And is the Hoya ConBio Revlite better than the genesis laser and cutera laser?
Is Revlite a good for darker skin pigmentation? (0 answers)
I am a 50-year-old African American female seeking to have youthful, radiant, glowing skin. Is Revlite a good idea considering my darker skin pigmentation? Will it do more harm than good?
Is it safe to combine Revlite and Isotretinoin? (0 answers)
Can I get Revlite for acne scars done if I am taking 40mg Isotretinoin daily? I started Isotretinoin a week ago.
During a Revlite rejuvenation procedure, how close can a doctor get around the orbital area without burning the eyes? (0 answers)
I have some bags under the eye and don't want injections. I want the Revlite rejuvenation procedure to rebuild collagen around my eye area. The fatty tissue is right atop my cheekbone. How close can a doctor get around the orbital area without burning the eyes?
Is Purtox a ready to use solution? (0 answers)
Is this not in a powder form? Is it in ready to use solution?
Can Purtox be used on people with masseter hypertrophy? (0 answers)
I feel I am resistant to Botox injections, can Purtox be used if I have masseter hypertrophy? Will it give me the results I am looking for?
Does Fraxel restore damage healthy cells or DNA? (0 answers)
Since the laser eliminates cells, what if any increased risk is there of damaging healthy cells or deeper DNA damage?
How much pain is associated with a Fraxel Restore? (0 answers)
How much pain is associated with a Fraxel Restore?
does Fraxal restore treat blackheads (0 answers)
Can fraxel restore be used on the neck area? (0 answers)
I have wrinkles, sun damage, and some scarring from acne. How effective/safe is Fraxel restore when used on the neck?
Which better, Smart Lipo or Smooth Lipo? (0 answers)
Which is better, safer and more cost-effective - Smooth Lipo or Smart Lipo-Triplex?
What can be done to smooth a lumpy stomach after liposuction? (0 answers)
I had regular liposuction on my stomach 10 years ago. I was happy with the fat removal, but was left with a lumpy stomach. I haven't gained weight but my stomach is still very lumpy. Is there anything I can do to have a smooth stomach again?
Can I have laser lipo even though I have irritable bowel syndrome? (0 answers)
Is Lipolite Laser Liposculpture harmful to bloodvessels that are broken? (0 answers)
I have blood vessels are broken down are their long term side affects of having Lipolite Laser Liposculpture?
How long after having Zerona would I have to wait to get pregnant? (0 answers)
After having this procedure, how long would I have to wait to get pregnant?
Is their any procedure to eliminate hypopigmentation? (0 answers)
What is the recovery time and process after Deep FX Fractional Resurfacing? (0 answers)
What can I expect the following days after treatment and is there special facial care I should be prepared for immediately after treatment?
Can I get the Deep FX for wrinkles at same time as a face lift? (0 answers)
I wish to get a face lift , brow lift and my eyes done. I really want the Deep FX Fractional Resurfacing for wrinkles around my eyes and mouth and Active FX for rest of my face. I need to know if all that can be done at the same time as a face lift. If not, which treatment should I have first?
Will fractional resurfacing get rid of stretch marks? (0 answers)
If fractional resurfacing doesn't work, how do I treat and prevent stretch marks?
What can I do about redness after Smartxide DOT Therapy? (0 answers)
Good morning I has a treatment one month and a half ago a face treatment with the smartxide DOT therapy on facial frontal expression lines and around the eyes. I still have some redness. What I can use to help the healing process and make the redness
How does SmartXide Dot compare to Deep FX FRactional Laser/Active FX Fractional laser combo? (0 answers)
What is the difference between SmartXide Dot Therapy and a procedure which includes Deep FX Fractional Laser Treatment with Active FX Fractional Laser Treatment? The Dot is 1,500 and the other is 2,200 dollars.
It's been a week since my SmartXide Dot treatment and I have yet to heal, is this normal? (0 answers)
I recently had DOT Therapy and it isn't a simple recovery like mentioned. I am purple, blistering, brown, pink and there is no way I can put makeup on or go outside. It has been a week today. I don't believe this is normal. Is it?
Can you do SmartVide Dot Therapy on the sensitive neck area? (0 answers)
Is this safe?
what is the difference between Matrix Laser and SmartXide Dot Therapy? (0 answers)
What is the difference between the Matrix Laser and DOT?
Treat with SmartXide for rhinophyma? (0 answers)
Does a treatment with smartxide remove thickened skin on nose caused by rosacea/rhinophyma?
Doctors consult, but doesn't do the procedure? (0 answers)
I have had 4 consults for the DOT laser and all doc's seem capable. Is it important that the actual physician performs the procedure? I am finding that in all four practices the doc does the consult but someone else does the procedure. Any feedback?
Does SmartXide Dot Therapy reduce wrinkles like Restylane and is your skin tighter after treatment? (0 answers)
And how many treatments are needed to see positive results?
How well does Dot Therapy work for darker skin types? (0 answers)
How does Dot Therapy work on dark skin types?
When can I start running and exercising? (0 answers)
I am a fitness trainer and an avid runner. I had the SmartXide Dot Therapy procedure on a Monday and it is now Thursday. Is it ok to run? Nothing hurts. My face is flaky and sandpaper feeling in some areas.
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