Fraxel - Bad Results - Bad Skin Texture
- updated 2 years ago
I "thought" I had really did my homework...
- 26 Sep 2010
I "thought" I had really did my homework on this before having it done. I saw all the amazing before and after pictures on this site and thought this would help with some fine lines on my face. I had 2 treatments done. It hurts really bad but I thought, no pain no gain. Well my skin has a very bad texture to it now. It's not like I look horribly disfigured from just looking at me, but photos and close up I can see the terrible affect it had on my skin. I'm just hoping I don't stay this way forever or get worse, but i'm assuming it will.
Now that I am reserching ways to help heal my skin I am reading all the horror stories and about what this really does to you. I thought it was "like a sunburn" but now I'm reading just how deep this goes. And it's obvious from my pics that this does more damage than that.
I know this has made a big difference for some people, as they have great pics. But I believe it depends on the person, and I wish I hadn't done it now. There is a chance you will regret this, and it's not worth taking like I did.
I added pics of my skin now. It's still badly...
- 16 Apr 2011
I thought I should add, that this is not really...
- 25 May 2011
So far I've tried a couple of creams that the...
- 12 Jul 2011
I am currently using Atralin (tretinoin) gel 0.005%. It's been a few months but no noticable change yet.
They dismissed my concerns. Their before and after photos do not show the damage done. But mine did and they said I looked fine. Of course I understand they don't want to be blamed. It was really the laser company that is to blame, but unless they take these things seriously they will just keep doing it.