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How Long Does It Take for Skin Redness to Disappear After Fraxel Re:Pair?

Fraxel Repair 2 weeks in, redness not abating as quickly as I'd like. Had this thing done about 2 weeks ago - exactly 2 weeks to the day now - and my... READ MORE

Unhealed Burn After Fraxel Repair

Eight days after my Fraxel Repair procedure, my face has been healing beautifully, except for a 3x3 inch burn on my right jaw. Is this normal? My... READ MORE

Pre-operative Tips to Speed Up Recovery from Fraxel Repair?

From what I've read on this site, doctors sometimes prescribe a special skin care regimen several days before the Fraxel repair treatment to minimize... READ MORE

Fraxel Repair - My Face is Still Raw After Several Days. What Can I Do?

I had one Fraxel treatment 9 days ago on the upper lip and around the mouth area. It was a very painful procedure to me (I describe it as a fire... READ MORE

Fraxel Re:pair - When Can I Expect the Dark Spots to Dissipate?

I am now four weeks post fraxel re:pair and I have tiny brown pigment spots forming on my cheeks. Is this normal? READ MORE

Pain Involved and Possible over Scarring with Fraxel Repair/Restore

I have a Fraxel Restore procedure scheduled at the only place in my area (Maine) that does it. They have only been doing it for 6 months. I'm... READ MORE

Fraxel Repair Grid Marks On Healed Skin

I had Fraxel Repair in early November and still have grid marks or little tiny squares all over my skin. The marks are NOT pigmentation, but actual... READ MORE

Will Fraxel Re:pair Significantly Tighten my Neck?

I had a Cool-Lipo procedure on my neck 3 months ago. While there is definitely less volume, I'm left with very lose skin. (I'm 54) It was suggested... READ MORE

Can Fraxel Repair Loosen Neck Skin?

I recently had Fraxel repair. Can Fraxel repair make my neck skin loose? My pictures look like I have roles in my neck. I am almost a week out. I did... READ MORE

How Common Is Orange Peel Texture (With Small Holes) After Fraxel Repair?

I am considering fraxel repair treatment for moderate acne scarring. I have read that some patients have the side effect of little holes, pinpoints... READ MORE

Risks of Post Palomar Lux1540 Complications Such As Tracking/grid Like Appearance and Hyperpigmentation in Asian Skin Type?

Hi , I am 30 yr old asian female, had my 1st palomar 1540 for acne scar on my face by a technician 3 days ago. I am extremely concerned as I have red... READ MORE

Fraxel Repair causing Chapped Lips? Or is it as a Result of Simultaneously Using Accutane?

I had my repair done seven weeks ago and after a month after the treatment my lips have become dry and chapped, i was wondering if this is because of... READ MORE

Risk of problems with fraxel restore?

I'm seeing people writing about Fraxel Restore "being the worst thing I ever did". Photos of patients that have skin that looks worse than prior to... READ MORE

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