Please see my picture... Is this normal? It was 3 days after my first session of laser hair removal.
Laser Hair Removal - Is This Normal?
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Laser marks after laser hair removal
I would start you on a prescription skin lightener and some retinoids for about 2 weeks. This should resolve with time.
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Laser hair removal reaction
It is impossible to tell from the photograph what exactly is the problem. Normal laser hair removal reactions are slightly swollen and pinkish bumps around a singed hair stubble (that was cut prior to treatment).
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