Active FX

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ActiveFX, also called MaxFX, is fractional laser technology used an anti-aging treatment. LEARN MORE ›

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I am aging and in combination with ice pick scarring, box car scarring, and rolling scars I thought its was time to find a highly qualified Dermatologic Surgeon. My motivation for undergoing this procedure was to have a more refined texture, improvement of acne scarring, and tightening of... READ MORE

I sought our the pioneer of the Active Fx laser for my resurfacing procedure. Dr. Glenn DeBias has done over 15k of these procedures and I wanted to go to the best. The procedure did everything it promised - my skin texture, tone, and tightness improved. The procedure was painless (numbing cream... READ MORE

I recommend the Active FX treatment to manage sun damage and the inevitable aging of the skin. After the recovery time, my skin was much more smooth, supple and clear. The treatment was essentially painless with the use of topical anesthetic. The recovery time was as I expected. Dr.... READ MORE

Dr. Siegel performed the FX CO2 Laser Resurfacing procedure about 3 months ago and I am so happy with my results. I have always felt like I have had 'bad' skin and felt self-conscious about it, but I can honestly say that I love looking in the mirror now after this treatment with Dr. Siegel. The... READ MORE

I have been researching doctors and visited Dr. Young's office in Spring for a consultation. I met with an aesthetician Trista Davey. She was very helpful and answered a lot of my questions. Originally I was only interested in Ultherapy but she suggested CO2 ablative fractional laser procedure.... READ MORE

I had the Active FX procedure done Monday by Dr. Steven Jepson in Murray. I chose Dr. Jepson by reading a couple of blogs on here and I did a little bit of research myself (my knowledge is limited on research) and I did not find any thing bad about Dr. Jepson so went with the recommendation of... READ MORE

My experience of Laser resurfacing of my face and neck was very good and safe. Peeling within a few days, some swelling, and only some redness remained by day 7; easily concealed with makeup , or enjoy the look of a fresh sunburn! The results are immediate and will continue to improve with time. READ MORE

The picture below was taken 36 hours after I had the Active FX on my face, neck and chest. The procuedure was not painful at all - sleeping last night was a little uncomfortable. I thought that the procedure was very easy - my doctor numbed the areas first with a strong lidocaine and then... READ MORE

After living in Hawaii for many years and then coming back to the mainland to resume work in the entertainment business, I wanted to do something about my overly-wrinkled facial skin. After getting several word-of-mouth recommendations from friends, I went to him for a consultation, and decided... READ MORE

Just had Total FX,which is a combination of deep and active fx for different facial areas I am 64 years old, assorted wrinkles just making me look tired and old all the time forehead area, upper lip, upper cheeks, crows feet etc.... no problems with discolaration or acne scars, just basic sun... READ MORE

I had active fx 8 days ago and want others to be aware that this is a very painful procedure. Prior to the procedure I had a Vicodin, Valium, and then numbing cream was applied to my face. After about on hour I was ready to have the procedure and at that time the doctor injected nerve block... READ MORE

From initial consult to the laser procedure to the after care, Dr B and his nurses provide a beautiful experience with great customer service and beautiful results. I truly did my homework in terms of both type of laser procedure I wanted as well as knowing what doctor (I would never let anyone... READ MORE

Ok understand that this procedure is fierce. It really hurts and is very bloody! Its been 1 week and I honestly can't believe the progress! I had a full face deep fx with active. My dermatologist is amazing his staff the same. I totally recommend this treatment, please be advised it is... READ MORE

If you are younger than 50 years of age without severe sun damage from sunbathing than Active FX might be good for you. This type of laser is not targeting deeper tissues,so you only will have flaking,sloughing,redness of the outer layer of skin and somewhat softer skin. If you want to really... READ MORE

My name is Mary, I am a 56, and live in Ireland I had active fx done to my face and neck in 2011 and was delighted with the results and recently I have had active fx re done to my face and neck and would like to share my experience with you. Two days prior the procedure I started on an 8 day... READ MORE

I am a 36 year.old woman who has been looking to have some thing done on my face for the last 10 yrs. I finally have chosen the ActiveFX laser done. I have gone to several doctors regarding my face problem! I feel terrible evey time I leave there office. I had a doctor just recently quote me... READ MORE

Hi Everyone, this is the first review i have written on realself. I have just had active fx combined with deep fx for acne scarring and pigmentation today. When i entered the clinic, i had numbing cream applied all over my face an hour before treatment began. I expected the procedure to be... READ MORE

I just had active FX about two hours ago. It was an hour drive home. I am experincing pain and drove home with AC on face. I just turned 55 and wanted to address a bit of slacking on lower face, lip lines and a few crows feet. I'm having a bit of anxiety right now and called Dr. for... READ MORE

I have had this before around my eyes 3 year ago and love the improvement with skin texture/tone and some tightening. I just had the area around my mouth done 4 days ago with a combination of Active/Deep FX and am doing well. Yes the the doctor used numbing cream as well as a injections to... READ MORE

I had this procedure done October 30, 2012...it is now November 14, 2012 (almost 3 weeks out)....I have been suffering from the redness as well and it is upsetting...I told a friend of mine about the redness and she told me to use Palmer Coco Butter with Vitamin E...Also to use the Aloe Vera... READ MORE

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