Terrible Experience with Fraxel Repair - New York, NY
- updated 9 months ago
I had wrinkles only when smiling and my skin was...
- 9 Feb 2013
I had wrinkles only when smiling and my skin was thin under the eyes. The office made it seem like it was a lunch time procedure , said it would be pink for a week. I'm no stranger to lasers, as use had vbeam, laser hair removal. I had great results and little down time with vbeam and laser hair removal. The fraxel repair was a night mare. The numbing injections under the eyes I was almost in tears from pain. The procedure itself was excruciating !! My eyes were so bruised I couldn't open one of the eyes. At one month I STILL have slight bruising. Under my eyes are now two deep dark red patches of rough sandpaper skin. I went to a derm and he said it may take " 6 MONTHS !!! Why lie to patients ? Why didnt the plastic surgeon tell me 6 months as opposed to one week. I'm devastated and have to wear thick makeup to leave the house.
It is a little over a month now the deep redness...
- 14 Feb 2013
6 1/2 weeks post treatment still terribly...
- 24 Feb 2013
Its almost 2 months the redness is slightly...
- 4 Mar 2013