Botox or No-tox?

Ahh, the age-old question (pun intended) -- should I get Botox? As I entered the last year of my twenties a few weeks ago, I decided to get Botox as my gift to myself. (I have no shame in admitting that I got Botox, or that I got myself a birthday gift.) To be clear,... Continue Reading →

Isotretinoin (a.k.a Accutane)

After a 15+ year war against acne, I have finally raised the white flag. A few weeks ago, I started Accutane. Actually, technically Accutane is a brand of isotretinoin which is no longer on the US market. Isotretinoin is the generic form, and there are now several other brands available. A few weeks ago, I... Continue Reading →

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