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Laser Track Marks on Face After CO2 Laser - New York, NY

Its been over a year i had CO2 laser still...

Its been over a year i had CO2 laser still frustrated with the track marks left on face.
Tried retina for like 2 months dont see any improvement ,its the waves of skin that was kinda stressed by the laser, my poor skin.
I went back to the office in summer wated soo long didnt thought it wouldnt go away. Didnt see no improvements and decided to let the "doctor" know. To me these people that dont know how to handle laser they dont even have a name. They shoul be punished for distroying our lifes.
I went back beeing told oh your are good i dont see nothing, its just in ur mind.
After 1 year im still trying to figure it out, let my skin be the way it is, just dont want stuff that i didnt have before...Laser Track Marks. Its so visible, not even makeup cover it. Cant enjoy life! its hell on earth.
I would like advise only from those that had the same experience...
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You can see how my face got after the laser CO2 in this link. http://www.realself.com/question/red-mark-left-fractional-laser. Now it´s a little better, after 9 months.
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I have the tracks also, and my face was VERY red one month out. I know they have skin "bleaching" creams you can use - but it seems more that it was about who did the work - we do this to ourselves to look better, and to feel better about ourselves - but there are companies that prey on our self esteem....
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what kind of laser you used? and how long ago? im going to use retin a to see but of course is going to take time, ill do anything possible but natural way no more laser thats a big life lesson...too bad didnt find this site earlier never heard about bad experiences
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I had the fraxel laser on October 2nd - when I saw my dr after 2 months, he did mention some creams that are bleaching - I can't imagine they would be all that harsh, but I would certainly go to someone that is board certified.
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yes i was told the same to use bleaching cream, after the stupid job he did he wanted me to pay over $85 for a small bleaching tube in his office
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I have the same problem, after 9 months, I have a big spot on my face. Can you show us a picture of your face?
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i am really sorry for your situation...thats the only pic that can show my cheek the camera wouldn show it well
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did you talk to your doctor is there anything you can do, what do you think about a light chemical peel to see maybe it will improve it
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Not every doctors have the same opinion. One of them told me that light shouldn´t be used to heal what light has destroyed. But I don´t know. I used hydroquinone to whiten the spot, later I was indicated to use a cream for rosacea because the mark was red and now after 1 month using this cream, it looks it is getting browner again.
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Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience, I am terribly sorry that you didn't have a good experience. So you tried Retin A and it didn't help, how long did you use it for?


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I USED RETIN A FOR LIKE 2 MONTHS AND I STOPED...going to use it again
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maybe time will help with the healing thats all, for now just have to be stucked with this situation
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