CO2 Laser Q&A
1 Week Post-op + CO2 Laser
How long could swelling, face tingling, and itching last after an intense micro ablative co2 laser treatment?
I am on day six and love the results. However, I am still a bit swollen in the lower cheek area and around my mouth, due to a heavy focus in this area... READ MORE
I'm 41 yrs old. 1 week post op CO2 laser, I had no peeling, just redness. My neck looks loose & wrinkly. Is this normal? (photo)
I had CO2 dot laser done on my face /neck 7days ago. READ MORE
Is it normal to have lines (indentations) on your face after CO2 laser? I'm 8 days out and getting concerned.
I got my CO2 fractional laser (dot therapy) done 8 days ago. I'm still red and heeling but all my skin has peeled. I have these red indentation lines... READ MORE
I am african american and had co2 fractional laser 5 days ago. I was told that it will peel (slough) off in about 10 days, but it actually started... READ MORE
I just had my CO2 laser fractional done 7days ago for my acne scars and ice pick scars. After 5days all my scabs has dropped and my acne scars getting... READ MORE
I have a Co2 Fractional Laser done 7 days ago. If I put on makeup or sunscreen, what kind of makeup remover can I use?
My skin is still itchy and dry and my eyes look really wrinkled READ MORE
The bleeding is nearly stopped, but five days post-treatment (full face CO2 laser -- two passes over entire face with third pass over keratoses on... READ MORE
I had c02 laser for 2nd time 7 days ago al l is well excwpt for few lines around mouth still i want to apply obagi peel on those areas yes or no READ MORE
I can not get ahold of my dermatologist I am 6 days post op from going under general anesthesia for CO2 laser resurfacing i am now breaking out... READ MORE
Will the orange peel texture of my forehead after co2 laser 8 days ago go away? Pores are larger and texture worse.
I peeled 3-4 days after total fx for acne scars. Dr thought I healed well at 4 day, started skin medica moisturizer,and on day 8 my forehead, which... READ MORE
CO2 deep laser treatment. Is it normal to have major swelling under tape 5 days after procedure? (Photo)
I had a deep CO2 laser treatment. Tape was put on my face, my face was somewhat swollen the first 2 days and then went down. My face then swelled like... READ MORE
I manually peeled off the scabs as they were getting irritating and i guess I hadn't moisturized the skin well enough. Now the skin looks red... READ MORE
Day 5 of laser resurface and my face is 100% inflamed with itching burning pain. My face is just dripping? (photo)
I am on day 5 of healing from laser. Everything was going well then tonight my face is 100% inflamed. I am taking Motrin 800. Benadryl I washed my... READ MORE
After 6 days the redness is gone and I didn't have any peeling? I used a lot of the cream 6 times a day tho. When will the wrinkles disappear? It... READ MORE
Day 6 post CO2 laser and I'm still peeling, hideously red and my skin is painfully tight before I apply hydra balm, aquaphor, or hydrocortisone. I... READ MORE
My face is doing well still red and my chest and neck are real painful itch,sore red and raw READ MORE
I had the CO2 laser treatment about 4 days ago and I'm healing well, except my right eye droops a little especially when I look up. When I... READ MORE
I Gained Approx. 10 Pounds Within 8days Following my CO2 Fractional Active X Procedure. I Was Anesthetized for the Laser?
I ate very little for the last 8days following the procedure and I am curious to know if this weight retention is common after CO2 fractional Active X... READ MORE