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Hello folks, Toppik's official website officially offers shipping to Canada nation wide. Usually I order it from Amazon with ebates but as of late, the prices have been slowly but surely, increasing. Would there be any other alternatives that comes close to toppik? Does Shoppers Drug Mart sell anyth...

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My teenage son has horrible acne despite trying various over the counter cleansers, medicated pads, etc. I'm wondering if anyone has experience with laser light treatments (either done by a clinic or the at home machines you can purchase) If it worked, how much it cost, etc. Thanks.

dentist

In need of a dentist for scaling, polishing and fluoride. I used to go to Dr Sandhu when he was in heartland, but he has moved. Want some close to britannia and creditview rd. Any recommendations? I don't have dental coverage so will be paying out of my pocket. Dr sandhu used to charge $125 for scal...

toronto

... its because of the weather and there is nothing much you can do about other than using a humidifier in house and use artificial tears. Now since 1 year I am using artificial tears, multiple times in a day which doesnt fix the problem properly but helps a bit. Does this mean if I live in Canada ...

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1. Do I need doctor's prescription for this hair loss medicine everytime I purchase it? 2. What is safest and most cost effective way to buy this medicine? 3. Some people seem to drive all the way to Niagara Falls or to New York, why? 4. Is purchasing it online safe? Any suggested websites?

barber

Hey guys, I'm looking for a reasonably priced barber, nothing over $20 since I like to tip $5 anyways. It seems like prices have steadily risen over the years. My barber grandfathered me in at much lower prices but he's left the biz. I live near Weston rd and finch, and work in liberty village, so a...

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Hi, I have an option of doing the basic testing (OHIP) covered or the advanced testing for my mom's cataract surgery. Also, the basic lenses are covered by OHIP and other upgrades are not covered by OHIP (Starting at $150 per eye) Did any of you'll go through this with your parents? What option did ...

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You know those clam style [i.e. a top and a bottom] soap holders to keep the soap from getting wet while sitting in the shower... I am trying to find a stainless steel one, or something other than plastic. Does it exist?

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I unfortunately do not have any health insurance outside OHIP from my employer. I am now seriously looking into getting some private health insurance on my own. Any recommendations on a private health insurance package with a reasonable monthly premium and very generous health benefits?\ Regards

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... its because of the weather and there is nothing much you can do about other than using a humidifier in house and use artificial tears. Now since 1 year I am using artificial tears, multiple times in a day which doesnt fix the problem properly but helps a bit. Does this mean if I live in Canada ...

haircut

I have long hair that's pretty straight cut and I'm looking to put some nice layers in for a voluminous look. https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/236x/1c/c6/1b/1cc61b8bb094a91a1f71d433c616f227.jpg Also my mom has a bob cut that needs to be touched up. Who would you recommend for someone in their 20...

beauty

Hey guys, I need the clip in hair extensions by September 6 cause I have my birthday party. I just need it for that one day. I looked on amazon/ eBay etc. they shipping arrives at a later date. Do you know any stores in Scarborough/ Toronto that sell them under $50 or is there a website that ships i...

salon

Hey, I was wondering if anyone has any recommendations for a not too expensive but still good balayage/ombre salon in Markham/Toronto? I've been looking around but they all seem to cost an arm and a leg, and I'm sure for good reason. I haven't died my hair in almost 8 years, so I would like to find ...

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Got a pamphlet when checking mail today. Has anyone heard or used them? Seemed they can only deal with acute but minor conditions, but likely save a trip to ER? How does this compare to Akira MD?

makeup

Hey all, so I am on the verge of becoming a full blown woman, and am searching for a suitable daily makeup routine. I will be turning 17 this year and currently wear little to no makeup. I'm looking for a look that is natural yet still "caked" lol. Looking for something that is suitable for ...

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Does anyone have any experience with getting a prescription for fin from a family doc? I went to a walkin almost 2 months back asking for a derm referral and i've yet to get an appointment Is it possible for a family doctor to prescribe the medication to me if i tell them i'm aware of the side effec...

mississauga

Anyone have any recommendations?

dental

Hi, Anyone try in -office dental whitening procedures like Zoom whitening? Any results?

teeth

ratemds.com is believable?

laser

My teenage son has horrible acne despite trying various over the counter cleansers, medicated pads, etc. I'm wondering if anyone has experience with laser light treatments (either done by a clinic or the at home machines you can purchase) If it worked, how much it cost, etc. Thanks.

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1. Do I need doctor's prescription for this hair loss medicine everytime I purchase it? 2. What is safest and most cost effective way to buy this medicine? 3. Some people seem to drive all the way to Niagara Falls or to New York, why? 4. Is purchasing it online safe? Any suggested websites?

manicure

Looking for a place to get a fine manicure pedicure done. Help me to find out the best manicure/pedicure spa.

cosmetics

Hi, I would like to import spa products into Canada. Can anyone tell me please what the process is in terms of health regulations / laws? The cosmetics are manufactured according to international production regulations such as ISO and GMP. Is there anything more specific in Canada?

hair removal

Any suggestions in the GTA? I have been been to a place outside Ontario where they ruined my skin (underarms) and now I have some dark patches. I don't know what type of machine. I am looking into this again since it's been a few years. Any suggestions for the GTA / East York / North York areas?

shampoo

... 27. Anyways, I was wondering if switching shampoo and changing shampooing habits can help. Currently, I use L'Oréal Men - Arginine Resist X3 2 in 1 Shampoo but I basically buy whatever is on sale... lol. I use shampoo/conditioner everyday. I've read to change certain habits such as using an organic ...

best

Looking to take my gf to a spa, looking for ones that offer a couples package (massage, facial/mani/pedi). The ones I've found on Yelp have tons of mixed reviews.

health

My company's health insurance provider is Manulife Can I add my parents (>65 yrs old) as my dependent for health insurance coverage?

removal

I'm getting my all my Wisdom Teeth removed tomorrow morning and am kinda nervous, I've watched some crazy videos on Youtube about how ppl are loopy after their surgery due to the anesthesia lol.

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I may have an anxiety disorder due to physical symptoms (heart palpitations). I was wondering what would happen if I took just one pill of pristiq.

prescription

Allergy season is about to rear it's ugly head. I have always resorted to over the counter stuff (Claritin, Reactine, Allegra, Aerius) You name it, I took it. The last couple of years they seem to be losing their effectiveness. There are some days that I have to take 3 or 4 a day of a pill that shou...