Laser Hair Removal - Is This Normal?

Please see my picture... Is this normal? It was 3 days after my first session of laser hair removal.

Doctor Answers 2

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.

Los Angeles Plastic Surgeon
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804 7th Street
Santa Monica, CA 90403

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).

Ronald Shelton, MD
Manhattan Dermatologic Surgeon
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317 East 34th St
New York, NY 10016

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