Janey44

Location: Albany, NY
Member since 8/15/2013

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  • 1 review
  • 236 comments
  • 7 questions

Reviews by Janey44

Hoping for Healing After Fraxel Restore Treatment

I had Fraxel Restore about 6 weeks ago with a board certified plastic surgeon. I'll be staight with you. I have terrible skin. Enlarged pores on my cheeks, forehead, chin and nose, bad texture and discoloration from sun damage and and unhealthy lifestyle. During my first pregnancy I... READ MORE

Questions from Janey44

New Dentist Says Replacing Silver with Composite will Increase Chance of Root Canal, is This True?

My old dentist put metal fillings in teeth that are visible (the ones behind the bicuspids on both sides). You can see the metal through the sides if the teeth and in the space... READ MORE

Fraxel 1 Day PO, Noticed What Appeared to Be a Very Small Bright Red Broken Blood Vessel on my Nose, Is This Permanent?

Fraxel restore done yesterday. 34 year old woman with light indented surgical and ice pick scaring of the nose. Doctor said the laser was on a high setting to address scaring.... READ MORE

Sun Exposure After Fraxel?

I had fraxel restore on my nose for some surgical scars two days ago. I'd like to take my kids apple picking in about two weeks. If I wear a strong sunblock and hat will this... READ MORE

Worried About Broken Capillaries After Fraxel?

I am on day 6 after fraxel and on I still have a red area of what appears to be broken blood vessels at the top of my nose. I also have a patch of scaly darker skin next to it.... READ MORE

Dental X-ray Ok After Fraxel?

I need to get a dental x-ray 3 weeks post fraxel restore treatment. I have had a basal cell removed in this area before and I don't want to put my self at increased risk for a... READ MORE

Was not advised on proper after care post fraxel restore?

After my fraxel restore I was advised to use moisturizer and sunblock. When I asked what kind of moisturizer they said anything without minerals was ok. I used a mild facial... READ MORE

After Fraxel Restore I was advised to use Vitamin C&E serum by Skinceuticles. Could this have contributed to my poor outcome?

I had fraxel restore 9 months ago with a very bad outcome including pin prick laser marks and a scarred looking orange peel texture. I was advised to begin using the vitamin... READ MORE

Recent comments from Janey44

Yes, although you and I had horrible outcomes it doesn't mean she will. Don't scare her! Mousturize Irish chick! Moisturize like your life depends on it! READ COMMENT

I agree I think swelling is par for the course. I'm glad you're keeping it moisturized with aquaphore. My doc didn't recommend any heavy moisturizers but I think that was part of the reason my results were bad. READ COMMENT

I think if you skin can tolerate it go for it! Can you message me the name of the practice and nurse you saw? READ COMMENT

My treatment was for scaring from surgery. Hopefully you treatment was not as deep. READ COMMENT

You'll probably be fine. Everyone's skin is different. Good luck' READ COMMENT