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Your recovery from Fraxel laser treatment?

  • 6 years ago

what's recovery like from fraxel laser treatment?

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Thanks do much for the encouragement!!! I will get one!
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Will fraxel restore help skin after 60 if multiple treatments are done?
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Yes definitely. SHOP AROUND. There are wonderful clinics with supportive staff and reasonable cost and there are absolute rip offs with scamming nasty people in them. SHOP AROUND. Find a good clinic and it is SO worth it. Hope you find the best.
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Hello all! I have have fraxel three times so far and believe it or not the pain becomes less with each time.I just had fraxel this past weekend and iam at work with no problem. I have noticed a improvement as well so its all worth it!
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i had fraxel 2 days ago and i'm really pleased so far. i had the dual fraxel, the pain was minimal as was the redness and swelling. my skin is now getting itchy and rough in preparation for peeling. highly recommend it people :D
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Hi jane55 yes the doctor did say she wanted to start off at a low percentage. It only took three days for me to heal and yes its only one month and she said it was fraxel repair.I. have a high tolerance for pain so it hurt but not beyond what I could take.
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Go Nikkibe. This treatment is SO worth it. Fraxyl Repair plus a good sympathetic doctor - sky's the limit. Fraxyl Repair lasar can also be used for surgery - they just put a different head on it or something. Brill!
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Hi guys. Nikkibe, isn't that only one month between treatments. My first fraxyl was only 30 percent as well. I think maybe they start us off slowly and. as Dazed said, it gets easier each time although others haven't had experience with the lips. Sorry you found it painful. The result is so worth it though.
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Hi jane555 I believe dazed said the same thing as far as the time frame I. Asked the doctor and she said it was repair and my next app is on june 8 they set the laser at 30 and I felt it all so painful worst than a tat
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Nikkibe, I knew you would feel the laser. They must have done Re:store for you to be going back in one month, because with Re:pair you have to wait 4-6 months. Good luck on your recovery.
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AAAAHHHGGG all these posts went into my spam mail for some reason and I've missed out on Nikkebe's experience. So sorry Nikkebe, said I'd be there for you. Just catching up now.

No I had Fraxyl Repair and I had Fraxyl Repair three WEEKS later. It hurt more though but the last time I had about a three month break, had the strongest fraxyl, up to sixty percent in some areas, and I had very little pain. However I had numbing cream and numbing cream (a stronger one that the doctor put on) between each of the four passes and I had very little discomfort except for around the eyes and the hairline. I screwed my face up a bit but I was fine. I was shaking all over though and the doctor said it was adrenaline and there was adrenaline in the cream as well.
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WOW I have always heard a minimum of 4 nonths between Re:pairs.
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Hi everyone! I also wanted to tell you guys that I could smell my skin burning and I have burn marks on my lips and they are really dry and they are very wrinkled my lips are full but not big they are just the right size. I believed at first they would be swollen and then look really big to my surprise they were not the setting will be different next time so I. Plan on taking three days off next time which will be on june 8th
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Hi Nikkebe. All normal. Also it is the third day, that the biggest swelling comes and then it's almost over. You'll be fine and it will be well worth it. What percentage did they use? I'm still reading all the posts I missed maybe you said it earlier.
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Hi everyone! I felt every minute of it,it was like a knife cutting me slowly I came home and had to put an ice pack on my lips. Which melted quickly so I. Then used ice everytime I took the ice off my lips I felt a burning feeling like a lighter on my lips. My lips didnt get as big as I thought they look like someone hit me in my mouth. I had to wear sunscreen while I. Was outsidewhich made them completely white. I had some peeling today and they feel really dry.
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Yes I can't imagine what lips were like, I've only had a tiny bit done on the edge of my lip and the doc hardly touched it.
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Hi dazed correction 30mj with eight passes!
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EIGHT passes. Strewth! Do you know the percentage?
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Omg I can not stop drooling I feel like a baby
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hi dazed and everyone! The setting for the lips/mouth are very differnt so for my repair today it will be set at 8 and these are not
forge spots enlarged pores and the dr said they are very natural
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Hi jane555 and everyone iam here waiting for the fraxel repair to get done they have put numbing cream on me as well as given me a shot in my mouth to help with the pain I have to wait 35 min and I'm sitting here drolling and didn't know it cause I can not feel anything from my mouth to my nose.I put tisssue in my mouth to help with the drulling.I. am ready for this to be donne and over with.
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Oh Nikkebe I'm so sorry I missed your posts!!!! For some reason they started going into my spam box. I just thought you decided not to have it and stopped posting. Boo Hoo. I'm so glad you were brave and got it done. You won't regret it.
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Hi jane555 its funny you say that cause I want my back and cheeks done and I just thought maybe I. Should try a fadeing cream and not get them done I was thinking about the pain like can I really take that much pain on my face or back
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Nikkibe - you can always have a twilight sleep thing. Apparently there are various drugs that they can give you. I know someone who has had it a couple of times and he said it's completely brilliant. Time just goes really fast. My friend said he sort of finished a sentence and didn't realise that the end of the sentence was AFTER the procedure. There is none of the after-affects that there are with general anaesthetic but you are out to it. Just ring up and ask them I know propofol is one of them but my friend said his doctor said there was a mixture of drugs. You don't have to suffer. They should explain this to you at the clinic you go to. Tell them exactly what you are thinking no matter how loopy it seems. I stress out to the max when I feel I'm not in control and the clinic I went to were brilliant and so understanding. Of COURSE you don't want pain. You might find though, that after lips, the rest is simple. Not sure though and you have to look after yourself. YOU have to look after yourself. I always do now irrespective of what people think of me.
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Hey jane555 I. Will attempt to answer what I think u r asking me I. Think ur web site said it best I was just born like this with no fault of my own its just like my acne if iam wrong let me know I will gladly answer I go tomorrow in the morning for my fraxel repair its not the 18th
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