Archives: March 2010

AFFIRM-ative ACTION

Facial progress continues. Today Kati took the AFFIRM laser to the sides of my temples where the most severe scarring was. Over all the procedure took less than 5 minutes! AFFIRM does not hurt nearly as much as FRAXEL, in fact there were no meds or topical anesthetic needed. I am a little red, and

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Ten Tips to Finding the Right Aesthetics Practice

During this difficult time, changing healthcare regulations and lagging medical incomes even the most prominent physicians are looking for ways to supplement their incomes. Many of them are turning towards aesthetic treatments. These are elective cash based treatments that millions of patients will pay dearly for. Over 13 billion aesthetic treatments were performed last year

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p90X has nothing on MPX . . .

MPX Truth be told I’m VAIN. . . cue up Carly Simon music. There I said it. Your face is your business and so is your body. We have all seen what Kati and FUZION have been doing to tweak me ever so slightly. Now it’s Dr. Goodkind’s turn. Over the past two years I

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Four Weeks Later

Hi everyone…I want to give you an update on how I am doing. Over the past four weeks I have been to FUZION for follow ups on my FRAXEL C02 procedure. There is a very NOTICEABLE difference in the tone, texture and overall appearance of my skin. I am no longer blotchy or red, but

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1 week Fraxel follow up at FUZION

Hi Ya’ll! It’s been a week since my FRAXEL CO2 procedure and I must say time flew by! I’ve graduated to a normal gentle facial cleanser and moisturizer. I haven’t shaved all week in fear that I might nick up my face, but I’m looking forward to hearing what Kati has to say! Check out

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post fraxel review and reveal

The day has arrived! Nerves were high but it’s over and I’m looking forward to seeing the results. I’m not gonna lie, it hurt but I must be a masochist at heart to endure this, looking forward to seeing the end result in the coming days and months. Check out my vlog and see how

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Day 4 – Melina checks in on my Fraxel progress

Out and about. It’s been 4 days since my Fraxel procedure and I’ve mustered up enough confidence to leave my cave – cabin fever has set in and I must escape. My face isn’t as bad as I thought it would be. I continue to wash every 3 hours with the distilled vinegar and distilled

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3-day Fraxel Follow Up

72 hrs. later and my face is beginning to heal. My face feels like it is drying out faster than day one – I can’t wash and moisturize fast enough. I defiantly feel a difference. I highly recommend sleep and movies during the healing process, it helps pass the time. Check out my vlog to

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