Today I had Co2 Matrix done to treat my acne scars & blemishs marks at Lake View Dermatology. I honestly was surprised it wasn't painful at all. I was expecting to be in tears because most people whom have left reviews complained about how painful the treatment is. I honestly believe they didn't use numbing cream. The procedure was real quick, it took about 20 minutes to do my face. more
I saw Dr. Sigalove this past January for a Fractional CO2 laser treatment for acne scars throughout my face. Right from the beginning I felt comfortable and confident in him. His nurse Lori was fabulous and reassured me that the results would be worth it, and was very patient with me. She was absolutely wonderful, and his other nurse Patti held my hand throughout the entire procedure. Dr.... more
I had CO2 laser surgery last August 2008, and it is now mid June. I still have redness in the treated area, and I'm also experience flushing. Flushing can be extreme at times, and I am beginning to worry if this flushing is something permanent like Rosacea.
I'm Hispanic, and I have never ever had flushing problems, until after the surgery. I run marathons, eat spicy foods and lived... more