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pursuit of happyness

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#3489374 "study: Bad Skin Can Kill Your Chances Of Landing A Job"

Posted by pursuit of happyness on 25 July 2015 - 11:35 PM

I actually had this happen to me once . I was applying for a hotel job as a waiter and they told me my "facial complications" will distract people and ruin their experience at the hotel restaurant . I simply gave them a huge middle finger and left the interview . I was completely shocked and made me feel really bad about myself . I stopped looking for jobs for a while because I didn't want this to happen again . Complete self esteem killer if you ask me .

 the same situation happened to me , but this time as receptionist , i know how this hurt !

#3489266 You See Yourself 20 Years From Now, What Advice Does The "future You"...

Posted by pursuit of happyness on 25 July 2015 - 01:12 AM

It would tell me to get used to looking like shit because you're going to have acne and severely damaged skin 20 years from now.

i have severe scars (frontal cheeks) for 9 years , any one looking at my face , they can see them from first sight and more than this, living in place of the world that doesn't know anything about scars , i don't care about people how  they see me , i just want to be comfortable and happy , i will never give up the fight ..

#3487862 Would I Need A Subcision?

Posted by pursuit of happyness on 14 July 2015 - 06:04 PM

skin needs time to build collagen after laser treatments , yes there are immediate results due to skin shrinkage but density settings should be high , i think these scars besides your mouth and chin  really needs subcision !

#3487545 Scarless Healing

Posted by pursuit of happyness on 11 July 2015 - 07:59 PM

Binga, recell alone is 10k usd.
Stem cell fat is around 3-5 k

Fat is 2500 - 3500.

Recell is 3500-5000 in europe. 


your plan looks good , but why you needs recell here ? !! , i think it's will be highly helpful only  in case of "deep" resurfacing treatments (co2 laser or dermabression ), look at these results http://www.realself....ransfer-cheeks# ( subcision + fat graft ) and it's only cost 300$ in India !!

any way , i hope you all the best ..

#3484645 Scarless Healing

Posted by pursuit of happyness on 16 June 2015 - 09:47 AM

guys , i don't know where are you living , but at this moment there are treatments ( in right hands) ,i'm sure that could achieve 70 - 80 % results , ( total fx laser ( multi layer approach) , full co2 laser spot treatments ,subscision . dermapen , Acell , recell ,INFINI , tca cross , cora therapy , LAVIV , punch excision, punch graft/dermabrssion and some new semi permanent fillers like voluma and volbella ), it's all about good search , time and " money " and i mean here decent amount of money that by which could travel around world , visit skilled doctors and take the right decision !! , i  faced scars for 10 years , 6 years from them , i was outside life ( severe depression , drop out of college , unemployment , no friends ) and above all this , i'm living in egypt where cleanser cost 120 EGP !! , and dermatologists just using laser for scar treatments and they use Korean laser machines and don't even know how use them correctly !! , so i realized that my only refuge to migrate from my country , working hard abroad and save money to doing treatments , so i back again to college and i have 2 semesters to graduate ,i have fought hard those years , so please if hydrogel fall and i don't hope in this  , there is still hope ...

#3484374 Scarless Healing

Posted by pursuit of happyness on 13 June 2015 - 05:41 PM

i just imagine if hydrogel become reality by 2018 , and it's achieve " scar free healing " ohhh , may be i will run and dance naked in public from extreme happiness , " scars on face " punished me and others so deeply , i hope all this become real ...

#3478107 Advice For Scars

Posted by pursuit of happyness on 16 April 2015 - 01:22 PM

your skin is perfect !! ,, you don't need anything right now , just give your skin some time to heal itself , eat healthy ( free diary, sugar and low gluten diet ) , supplements like vitamin C and zinc  will help also , and use oil free moisturizer , hope you the best ...

#3470563 Money! Fights And Fixing Me?

Posted by pursuit of happyness on 05 February 2015 - 12:06 PM

i can't tell without picture , but rolling scars always improve with subcision and fillers , i know your pain and sadly many people can't understand how scars can damage quality of our lives , never give up !!

#3459101 Pretty cool article

Posted by pursuit of happyness on 08 November 2014 - 01:04 AM


looks promising !! , but i wonder what its effect on scars , for sure it's will help healing so much and improve collagen production after treatments , but if injected alone !!

#3454159 Ever Feel Suicidal?

Posted by pursuit of happyness on 01 October 2014 - 05:01 PM

scars ruined large part from my life by all the meanings !! , but without many words and stories , i believe that 70% / 80 % improvement can be achieved in our time of world , whatever the severity of your acne scars ... suicide will waste all the life , scars just damaged part of it , but you can be happy the rest of your life !! , the real problem now is money !! , it's the real key with knowledge (searching for the best) ,not just in your country but may be around the world to achieve  best for you ,  i live in poor country with poorness type of acne scars treatments and bad quality , but i'm still fighting , i would to steal and doing treatments rather than end my life ..

#3384926 Boxcar Scar On Forehead And Hyperpigmentation

Posted by pursuit of happyness on 26 September 2013 - 05:02 AM

boomer,,your face is perfect .. and this scar is not noticeable at all , and as you say when hyperpigmentation fade ,it will be much better!!, stop using vitamin e oil , it's not good for scars ,if you want something more better for hyperpigmentatipn and scar ,i think retin A /retinol cream will be good option and using it on scar only , ,plz be happy and live your life ..

#3272053 Redness After Dermapen Treatment

Posted by pursuit of happyness on 02 August 2012 - 02:59 PM

i read before , that you shouldn't put any anti inflammatory, topical after treatment, cause inflammation is the part of process of Stimulate collagen, you must wait some time after treatment before put any  anti inflammatory