Full Face CO2 Laser - Las Vegas, NV
- updated 10 months ago
Had this procedure yesterday. During the...
- 15 Dec 2012
Had this procedure yesterday. During the procedure, my face felt warm with little pin pricks - the worst was around the lips and nose. It was not as painful as I thought it would be. They give you a Lortab and a Xanax before and put numbing cream all over.
I am 54, a redhead and have sun damage, wrinkles & loss of collagen, especially in my chin. I do Botox 3x/year and tried Radiesse for my chin but it didn't make a difference.
On the drive home, little dots of blood started to show - and by the time I went to bed my face was swollen & almost all scabby. I did put ice pack on my face as per the nurse & it helped. I am worried about infection but will follow their instructions; wash with sterile solution, use bactroban and cover with nonstick pads. The skin feels tight and hot -no pain. Slept through the night but did take an ambien.
Will not be able to leave the house for a few days. I will update in a week.
The peeling began last night - today is Day 4 and...
- 18 Dec 2012
No trouble sleeping and I didn't take any more of the pain meds.
8 days post scan - still quite pink but that's to...
- 23 Dec 2012
1 1/2 months later and I am thrilled; the fine...
- 3 Feb 2013