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I had Thermage done 4 days ago on my face. First...
- 20 Dec 2010
I had Thermage done 4 days ago on my face. First half of face was uncomfortable during the procedure, especially in the chin, under jaw area. Well, then the second half of the face started. It was more painful and we only got through 200 out of the 450 pulses. The nurse noticed some blistering and stopped. Since then, that side of my my face has erupted in blisters. It is covered with them - they are now open sores. I went back to the Dr today and got antibiotics and ointment. I have no idea if I will scar. As far as whether it actually worked, I have no idea - I am too concerned with healing. It is the holidays and I cannot even go out because I look so awful. The belief is that the machine malfunctioned. The office has called the company to come in and check into it. Just a warning.
I will give it a couple of months and check back - but for now - what a horror story.
I included a photo of the affected area.
I have seen a couple of posts asking for an update...
- 9 May 2012
The Doctor is good - but the tip malfunctioned.