Active FX Q&A

Ask a doctor

Face + Active FX

Narrow 15 questions by:

Sort by:
  • Most visited
  • Recent
  • Answers

Active FX- I'm Terrified Something Went Wrong! What's happening?

It's 10 days later and my face is pitch red, with deep red cracks, around my eyes have what look like sun blisters (white hard bumps). My skin... READ MORE

No Results from Active FX

I'm 51, and I had Active FX in December 2008 on my face and neck. I was looking for results on neck and lower face mostly, but I had very little... READ MORE

Day 3 After ActiveFX. Very Itchy, Hot, Have Bumps Under my Skin - Is This Normal?

I am day 3 following an active fx treatment. The procedure went fine and the first two days were what I expected. Last night I woke up with very... READ MORE

Active FX 6 Days Ago and my Face is Dark Red, with Dark Red Lines, I'm Terrified!

I saw my doctor on day 3; my neck is healing nicely, but my face is really scaring me. He gave me Locoid Lipocream and Prednisone, 3 days later and... READ MORE

What is the Best Sunscreen to Use After Active Fx?

I have hair fair freckled skin that is susceptible to breakouts. What is the best spf to use a week after active fx procedure? READ MORE

Deep FX Laser Followed by Active FX to Face and Neck. How Much Pain Will I be in?

I am having deep FX followed by Active FX to my face and neck by the esthetician. How much pain will I have during and after? Is this safe to have... READ MORE

Is the Active Fx Procedure Painful?

I am considering the Active FX. I do not have much sun damage and am very sensitive to the sun. I am anxious about the procedure. My Dr. says it is... READ MORE

Swelling After Active FX

How long does your face stay swollen after you have active fx done? It's been 4 days and my eyes are still pretty swollen.   READ MORE

How Long Do I Have to Wait to Exercise After Active Fx?

I am scheduled to get my entire face and neck receive an Active FX treatment. I am also receiving some light Smartlipo on my neck. How long will I... READ MORE

Does Active FX Help Build Collagen over Time?

I'm a 52 year old woman and had a facelift about 5 years ago and was thrilled with the results. I am now looking for "maintance" and would... READ MORE

Is It Safe to Have Active FX on the Face of a 67 Year Old Woman?

Is It Safe to Have Active FX on the Face of a 67 Year Old Woman? READ MORE

How Long Do I Have to Wait After Active Fx to Have Laser Hair Removal?

I had active fx on my face and neck a week ago. I would like laser hair removal on my chin and neck before my wedding in 6 months. Would this be possible? READ MORE

Need further laser on my whole face, what laser other than Active FX can I go for?

Have vertical lip wrinkles, chin, for head, facial, under eye wrinkling, had 2 Active FX, higher setting on lip,for head, chin ,eyes,crows feet. All... READ MORE

No matching results