dont do fraxel - Santa Fe, NM

My reason for doing Fraxel was to lighten freckles...

My reason for doing Fraxel was to lighten freckles and age spots also to minimize pore size.With regret I now have a splotchy complexion which I did not have before I also have huge flat holes on the side of my cheek where at one time were small acne scares.the reviews sounded like a miracle with little side effects.I greatly disappointed and now what? live with. I brought it to the attention to the Dr. and her reply was with time your skin will look better its been 8 months with two treatments. To me it seems like its getting worse.I also apply 30spf sunblock daily faithfully and I am not one to be outdoors.I wish I would have never done Fraxel.

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Hi, yes I've done it all. Literally. I currently used Tazorac the most potent form (or so I'm told) of Retin A. Still not getting results. Thanks though.
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Hi, I also live in Santa Fe and want to do another round of Fraxel. I didn't see huge results with the first round. I'm really sorry about your results. Who did you go to? Have you spoken to another doctor about helping you?
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JDuv
Have you looked into retin a and vitamin c? I would try them for 6 months before thinking about another laser.
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