I had a few red spots on my face that have been driving me crazy. They were never blemishes, just tiny broken capillaries all over my face. She explained they're common in women, especially if you're pregnant and/or smoke. She took her time with me...explained the after care in detail...and I knew exactly what to expect!!! The only downfall, is after seeing the list of other procedures... more
I tried CO2 lasar resurfacing at age 58 to help w/texture and underlying collagen rebuilding. I was useless for a week afterwards, needing to put vaseline on my face constantly. I was terribly swollen for a couple of weeks. the red then pink color lasted over one month.
Now it is 7 months later. some discoloration resulted, which they handled by selling me a $500.00 package of creams I... more
My first bit of advice is go out and buy lots green tinted makeup, it covers the red you'll laser skin resurfacing. I grew in Florida and had lots of sun damage, so much so that my insurance company paid for the laser treatment.
The treatment began with novacaine injected into my face. Then the doctor put metal contacts in my eyes to protect them from the lasers. I'm pretty sure I also... more