6 posts tagged with skin and facial.
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What kind of skin treatment should I get?

I have good skin, but for the past 15 years I have had a single dime-sized discoloration on my cheek-- a faded red color but not itchy, scaly or raised. I think it is leftover from when I had an irritated dry patch there that I picked at when I was a teen. Anyway I'd like to do something about it, and my husband gave me a gift card to a medi-spa that offers a variety of different kinds of peels, microdermabrasion, etc. I'd like to know what type of treatment is best for helping get rid of this type of spot. Not interested in a long recovery time (a day or two is ok) or having to go back for multiple visits unless absolutely necessary. I'm overwhelmed by the options but would like to use this gift certificate towards a treatment that will minimize this discoloration, without having to consult a dermatologist first. (YANMD) thanks!
posted by egeanin on Dec 29, 2013 - 5 answers

Soy-free moisturizer for acne-prone sensitive skin?

Can someone recommend a moisturizer for acne-prone sensitive skin that doesn't include any of these things? [more inside]
posted by lemoncakeisalie on Oct 12, 2012 - 24 answers

What is that facial stuff from American Psycho

I want to try that stuff you rub on your face and then peel off like a mask. What is it called, what does it do, and is there a cheap brand? [more inside]
posted by Citizen Premier on Aug 24, 2009 - 12 answers

Obesity causing skin discoloration?

Can extreme obesity cause facial skin discoloration? [more inside]
posted by dlugoczaj on May 17, 2008 - 4 answers

Do facials work?

Do facials work? I want to look like Isabella Rossellini. I want to be rid of minor blemishes that crop up often enough that I seem to always have some little thing to cover. But I'm wary of using unnecessary 'services'. Can a facial do something for me that I can't do for myself at home? How often would I need to go? Will it cost a million dollars? (Any NYC/southern CT recommendations?)
posted by xo on May 9, 2005 - 26 answers

Shaving and Skin Advice

What are some good shaving tips for men? And is there some technique or miracle product for getting rid of blackheads?
posted by malpractice on Dec 11, 2003 - 46 answers

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