Member since 6/22/2012


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Reviews by Faceruinedforlife

Fraxel Left Tiny Holes All over my Face and Texture Change - Sydney, AU

I am nine months post my fourth Fraxel and my face is covered with tiny holes left by the laser, and they seem to getting more prominent as the months go by.The only place where the skin is smooth and normal is around my eyes, where you can see the line of dots following where Fraxel has touched... READ MORE

Questions from Faceruinedforlife

Why All Doctors Are Saying Fraxel is Safe, and Won't Openly Discuss the Possible Fat Loss, Pigmentation and Volume Loss?

After wondering howcome I seem to age so quickly after four fraxels I googled about fraxel and the flood of negative comments made me petrified! Never imagined that couple... READ MORE

Damage After Fraxel Repair: What Has Happened to my Skin and How to Treat It? (photo)

I'm 13 mths post Fraxel, had 4 treatments and last 2 I suspect caused damage.I have pinprick holes covering my entire face, discolouration under my right eye,skin texture is... READ MORE

What is Normal Swelling After Fraxel Dual Restore?

I had 4 treatments with Fraxel Dual and I ended up being very swollen for the next to to three days, it was quite bad around eyes especally. Is this kind of swelling normal? My... READ MORE

I Am So Confused: Did I Receive Fraxel Repair or Restore or Something Else?

I had four treatments of what I thought was Fraxel Dual Restore. Each time I experienced quite intense pain even after numbing gel and had to suck happy gas during treatments.... READ MORE

Cutaneous Indentations, Anyway To Fix Them?

I have cutaneous indentations from botched Fraxel treatment, did laser go too deep and is there a way to fix them ? READ MORE

Pre-op: What is the cooling system used in Fraxel Dual?

I have heard new lasers have cryogen cooling spray inbuilt, does Fraxel Dual have this too, or does Fraxel use a different type of cooling system? READ MORE

Recent comments from Faceruinedforlife

Hi there I think they are right, lasers are not right choice for young skin they cause too much damage by deleting normal healthy collagen. Needling is prob safer. I would not put any heat on your skin, try needling and conservative... READ COMMENT

HI lef0x you brave little thing!! I just wanted to offer my support for you, and say also: give it a bit more time. I know things will not get like it was before laser, but when i was emailing with Dr Rawlins and one of his patients(... READ COMMENT

I'm in Australia also. What type skin damage did you get? My skin is full of holes from fraxel, settings were too high and i Was scarred permanently all over my face. READ COMMENT

Oh I'm so sorry this is awful. I agree they don't know how to help and are not interested in trying to help at all. There's doc who has treated device damage I have been in contact with him and one of his patients. I can't accept my... READ COMMENT

Check site called naimion skincare or something not because of what they sell, but the doctor explains really well why this happens and the damage they cause to tissues. Melasma is often a side-effect and hard to treat but try not to go... READ COMMENT