Active FX

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WORTH IT RATING* 7 ratings over 24 months
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ActiveFX, also called MaxFX, is fractional laser technology used to treat signs of aging, loose skin, wrinkles, hyperpigmentation, and acne scars. It can be used on the face, neck, chest, and hands. LEARN MORE ›

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Active Fx - Ireland, IE

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 Really Worried About Having This Done - Dundee, IL

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

Just Had Active + Deep Fx Today - Ireland, IE

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

Pain After Active FX - South Plainfield, NJ

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

Active/Deep FX 5 Days Ago - San Francisco, CA

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

Do Your Homework - Marina Del Ray, CA

I had this procedure done October 30, 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

Outstanding, Top in the Field! - New York, NY

Cut two years later, I went to a derm for a skin check and she remarked that I had many sun and age spots that currently do not appear to be a threat, but something I may want to think about caring for with a peel(s) or laser. I immediately went to Dr. Schwarcz and he agreed, but recommended we... READ MORE

I wanted my face to be more firm and repair sun damage - Waste of Money - Seattle, WA

I wanted my face to be more firm and repair sun damage so i had the FX laser about 1 year ago and this procedure was a total waste of money, $3000.00 I would never utilize their services again! I was assured that this procedure would firm and repair sun damage my skin, did neither. I did... READ MORE

My Active FX Review - Texas

Hello, I am a 19 year old male and I did the Active FX procedure for acne scars. I would describe my scars as ice pick type scars, I have almost no rolling/boxcar scars from acne unlike others.They are all deep and have a small width. The entire process its self was slightly painful, almost... READ MORE

Great Doctor! - Paradise Valley, AZ

To get rid of deep wrinkles around my mouth, love the results so far READ MORE

Active Fx - Europe

I am a 40 year old woman who had Active fx last year on my face for fine lines and pigmentation I had amazing results my skin looked 5 years younger loved it READ MORE

The Only Doctor That Will Ever Touch my Face! - Houston, TX

Tear troughs were making me look tired and older than I feel... so hello dermal fillers. I had the laser treatment to address several issues... sun damage, skin clarity, fine lines/wrinkles, and collagen loss. READ MORE

Worth It, 2 Years Later Review - United Kingdom

I've had 2 times an active fx / deep fx treatment. After the first treatment there was a little but obvious improvement. After the second treatment, one year later, my skin really improved much, it looked baby new, especially in the first months, but after a few months the beautiful skin... READ MORE

Great Laser Results! - Bakersfield, CA

Had the co-2 laser a few months ago. the results are amazing. I wanted to get rid of my uneven skin tone and dark spots. Dr. Fisher recommended the laser and explained how it works and how it would benefit me. Im so happy that I had it done! I still feel like my face is improving! READ MORE

Severe Scarring After Active Fx for Stretch Marks - Bogota, Colombia

Hello, I had a session of active fx for pregnancy stretch marks on flanks, lower back and thighs and I was left with severe scarring after the procedure. Four days after the treatment the stretch marks formed scabs, which when they came off left scars. The ones on my thigh are the worst because... READ MORE

Absolutely Satisfied with Active/Total FX - Duseldorf, Germany

Just had active fx and total fx done on my face, neck, chest and hands one week ago. The first day I looked like an accident going somewhere to happen. Had full anaesthesia as I also did an arm lift at the same time. Oct. 17 - day of surgery 10:30 till 14:00 afterwaking up from surgery had... READ MORE

Big Waste of Money - Staunton, VA

BIG, TOTAL waste of money!! I made it clear when I went in for the treatment that the MAIN reason I was having the procedure was to get rid of the bags under my eyes and the "wrinkles" were secondary. I was assured that YES the bags would be gone. No they are not. It has been 1... READ MORE

Well Worth It - Would Do It Again - Bellevue, WA

I had this procedure as I wanted to remove all the sun sports and damage from my skin - also wanted to feel good about myself - this procedure certainly did all that and the down time was not that long - from day of procedure to make-up was 6 days! READ MORE

5 Months After... Still Not Worth It - Michigan

I'm 40 with light wrinkles and crepiness beginning under my eyes that I wanted to tighten up and to get rid of freckles. I had Active & Deep FX done in January by a very skilled, well known dr. After the pain, swelling, itching, and peeling subsided after 7 days, and my skin was nice... READ MORE

Definitely Not Worth It - Ireland

Im 22 and have very slight lines under my eyes and some excess skin on my upper lids. (hereditary) I got Active fx for the eye area and after months saw no improvement, not even to the fine lines under my eyes. The doctor told me because i am so young my results should be better than that... READ MORE

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