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Had DeepFX and Active FX on Tuesday February 15 - Long Island, NY
- posted 2 years ago
- updated 1 year ago
- Worth It
- Cost: $6,100
- Dr. Robert Guida. New York City, NY (Long island New York)
I am into m fourth day of recovery. My face is...
- 18 Feb 2011
I am into m fourth day of recovery. My face is still swollen, brown and red. I just started skin shedding yesterday. I had both my entire Face and neck treated.
I was given general anesthesia for the procedure which lasted well over an hour. Most of my pain occurred on the first day. My skin felt very hot and sensitive to touch for at least three days. Swelling was very apparent on the second day. I kept cold compresses on and stayed away from caffeine to keep the swelling at a minimum.
I cant shave for at least six days. This makes it difficult to wash properly as the Aquaphor petroleum product just sits on the beard.
I have been taking lots of vitamin C, Collagen Tablets and whey Protein drinks.
I feel a lot better today and hopefully I will see improvement soon. I expect to go to work next Thursday. I still have the brown grid marks on most of my face and neck however I noticed that I am slowly loosing old skin each time I wash. I will update this everyday and will provide pictures.
Day 5- I started to itch last night from the skin...
- 19 Feb 2011
Day 6- just about all scaling is gone. I finally...
- 20 Feb 2011
I haven't been outside of the house in six days. It's amazing how quickly all of this heals. My wife had a full face CO 2 treatment about six years ago. Her face and skin is still beautiful and I remember that her recovery was a lot more difficult and longer.
After Six weeks I am still rather red. I find that...
- 31 Mar 2011
The worse thing you could do is start using Retin A based products early on. Be Back Soon.....
I have Posted a new photos taken yesterday 4.23.11...
- 24 Apr 2011
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