WORTH IT RATING* 9 ratings over 24 months
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Fraxel Repair is a fractionated CO2 laser treatment that is used for skin resurfacing—wrinkle treatment, reversing sun damage, treating acne scarring—when more dramatic repair is in order. LEARN MORE ›

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Botox, Radiesse, Fraxel Laser Repair-The Nicest, Most Caring Dr. Ever! - Pennsylvania

To look younger, tighten and refine skin, even out skin texture and color, remove fine lines READ MORE

Post-Fraxel Redness and Inflammation - Oakland

I have been using biafine at night since day 4 post fraxel repair. I am now on day 8. I am not expereincing any problems other than being a deep red.  I just want to  use the very best healing cream possible. Also, can you buy neocrutis over the counter? and can you just switch... READ MORE

Use of Biptron Light After Fraxel Repair Treatment?

I just had a Fraxel Repair treatment 4 days ago. Some small acne scar areas where also injected with hyaluronic acid 2 hours prior to the Fraxel repair treatment. The skin recovery is proceding as normal, but the question is now: Should I use the Bioptron light source to speed up recovery time?... READ MORE

Fraxel Repair - Microscarring Problems

I had Fraxel Repair 4 months ago and it has been a disaster. I'm now suffering from what they call "micro-scarring" which has created a terrible texture on my skin. My acne scars are better, but the microscars that were left behind bother me each time I look in the mirror. My skin... READ MORE

Fraxel - Question About my Results

I am three weeks out from Fraxel Repair...Question - I have deep grooves underneath my eyes that were not there before! Will these improve with time with collagen fill or is this my end result? Only reason I had this done was for underneath my eyes and they look much worse. Procedure was done as... READ MORE

Fraxel Repair Disaster on Face and Neck

I had Fraxel Repair procedure done 13 days ago. I have just turned 40. Before the procedure I had a soft, beautiful, smooth, flawless skin. No scar, no acne, no acne spots/scars, no discoloration, redness, or any other possible flaws; only an extremely mild case of wrinkles which I've been... READ MORE

Fraxel Repair for Mild Acne Scarring and Texture and Tone Improvement.

I have very mild acne scarring on my face that I wanted to improve. I also have large pores and some sun damage on my forehead that I wanted to improve. My doctor said i would see the best improvement just in overall tone and texture which he said would be greatly improved. I had Fraxel... READ MORE

My Fraxel Repair 05/14/10 for Skin Laxity

64 hours post-procedure To write a review here, you are forced to choose a satisfaction level. It's far too early to say, so I chose "good" because it's right in the middle. That said, I'm absolutely expecting "excellent" results! Well, everything I've... READ MORE

Fraxel Repair Nightmare - San Diego, CA

I am two weeks out from a fraxel repair and the recovery has been nothing short of a nightmare. I have scars forming around my eyes and my face is still so red that someone asked my if I was having an allergic reaction. My skin is so sensitive that when I plucked an eyebrow hair it left a bruise... READ MORE

Day 3 of Fraxel Repair - Swelling, Whiteheads, You Name It

Well, I was told these would be the typical side effects. I woke up on Day 2 with my eyes swollen shut! Thank God my husband was home to drive me to my post-op appt. My entire face was swollen too and I did not look at all like myself. I also started getting very small whiteheads so my dr.... READ MORE

Hopeful and Positive then Disappointed and Worth 7k Less Than Before

I looked good for about a month (probably due to swelling)then it started to go down from there. (I was told it lasted five to seven years) I never had acne,and I suspect that this procedure is mainly for those who have scars etc. My formerly smooth skin now has brown rough spots, and you can... READ MORE

6 Weeks In From Fraxel Repair Surgery

I had the Fraxel Repair done at the end of February and everyone in the office kept telling me that the more heat the doctor uses when doing the surgery the better the outcome. Unfortunately I had extreme pain when the doctor was doing it and I could not stand the pain at all let alone the heat.... READ MORE

Over 2 Week Post Fraxel and I've Developed Small Ichy Bumps

I'm 18 days now post fraxel repair and still have redness. But now I also have small ichy raised blemishes. But they dont seem like pimples My doctor seems to say there is nothing wrong and that I'm progressing normally. Soooo am I??? READ MORE

Fraxel CO2 Laser Gave Big Results - Laguna Niguel, CA

I'm 54 years old and wanted to do something about the skin on my face, neck & chest. The texture isn't what it used to be, there were freckles, uneven coloring and my skin just looked haggard. Over the years I've spent alot of money on the latest creams and topical procedures... READ MORE

32 Yo Male Fraxel Repair Laser For Deep Acne Scarring- Awesome So Far!

Hey Guys, Just wanted to let you know that I am 2 weeks post Fraxel Repair for deep acne scarring- I had had 6 Fraxel Restores in the past, but this was my first Repair- Still red of course but my face drastically was tightened in a great way, and much smoother- I know it's early days, but trust... READ MORE

Post Fraxel Repair

So far im not impressed it has been over 5 weeks and my face is still noticably red and my scars from acne are all still there. i just want the redness to go away then i will just be happy to have my old face back.hello, I had a fraxel repair done over 5 weeks ago, i had it done to both cheeks... READ MORE

Fraxel Repair for Acne Scars - Excellent Results So Far!

I am 47 and had the Fraxel Repair performed two weeks ago. The results are amazing so far. I had acne scarring on my cheeks, temples, and chin that are now so smooth I can't stop looking in the mirror! And the fine lines around my eyes and mouth are gone. I received two passes of subcisions... READ MORE

Fraxel Repair Nightmare

I did fraxel repair for acne scars & sun damaged skin. It was extremely painful even after taking 4mg of xanax & 3 percocet(25 mg total)& they put on numbing cream . I have a high pain tolerance but it was horrible. Swelling & burned skin was incredibly painful & emotionally... READ MORE

Seeking Advice - Left with Scarring After Fraxel Repair

Hello, everyone. I'm a 26 y.o. female, about 11 months ago I've had Fraxel Eye Repair done. Actually I was satysfied w/my skin prior to that. The reason I went there is to get rid of a scar on my left upper-lid. Doctor took a look and said that my only option is Fraxel Repair, because my scar... READ MORE

2 Fraxel Repairs - Unsure of Results with Different Lighting

I've had 2 fraxel repairs done and when I look into a mirror in normal lighting all I see is a few large pores (my doc says the same thing), but when I held a flashlight over my face in the dark looking at a mirror, I saw a bunch of things on my face I've never seen before even the areas on my... READ MORE

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