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SmartXide Co2 Laser DOT Treatment - Dallas, TX

I went in to have the Co2 laser DOT treatment yesterday. It started out pretty well, they applied numbing cream immediately after I showed up for my appointment... then they left me in an exam room for nearly two hours but didn't really explain it to me. I thought they forgot about me, so I... READ MORE

Just Had the SmartXide Co2 Dot Laser - Tulsa, OK

I had this done this afternoon at 11am. I had it done on the full face and my doctor went a little more aggressive on my cheeks where I have acne scars. I am 32 years old and have acne scars that I wanted to try and diminish. I still have mild adult acne and hoping this laser doesn't make it... READ MORE


Feb. 4th 2013 arrived an hour and a half early to get the nummbing cream on. 2:30pm I head upstairs to get procedure going. I have to admit that although this is my 2nd Dot experience because my first experience was amazing and knew I would be back for more. The pain was intense. Swelling... READ MORE

SmartXide Second Thoughts - Nebraska

I'm scheduled to have the procedure done in a week. For the past two days I've been reading blogs & now I'm scared to death. The Dr. I am going to told me he has done tons of these & I felt very comfortable with him during my consult. He spent about an hour talking to me. I have a... READ MORE

Desperate in Dallas

Had Fraxel, not pleased. 6 months ago, I got DOT - worst pain of my life. Looked like a burn victim. Downtimemuch longer than I was told - nausea, too. After all the pain, NO improvement seen. Complete waste of money. Where do celebs go for EFFECTIVE treatments? Can't Dallas drs. Help a 50+?... READ MORE

Post Smartxide Less Than 36 Hours Ago - Waltham, MA

I am 53 but look 30's. I had very good, light skin. Was starting to see a little sagging and wanted to remove fine lines around eyes and on forhead. I am entering my third day post treatment.  All is going as described by P.A. that administered treatment. She was excellent, by the... READ MORE

Smartside DOT Laser for Face, Neck and Chest - Dallas, TX

I had Smartside DOT laser done on my face, neck and chest areas for $3,800 in Dallas. At Innovations Medical Spa you don't meet with the doctor for the consultation - only his techs (I call them sales people.) It took a full 8 days before I could return to work due to peeling and redness. There... READ MORE

if you are hispanic dont do it - Austin, TX

I had this done one year ago and never in my life I had so many issues with my skin. I had it done 2 times because the first one didn't do much for me, actually nothing at all, well big mistake because the second one just really mess up my skin. My skin feels rough, all the dots really make my... READ MORE

Smartxide for Eye Crepiness & Fine Lines - Peachtree City, GA

I had Smartxide DOT laser resurfacing on July 26 at a local medical spa. I sought out a professional who had performed many laser procedures in the past with good success. I am 58 years old with very fair skin. My areas of primary concern were the crepiness of my upper and lower eyelids and the... READ MORE

Smartxide; Burning, Crusty, Dryness, and Pain - Fort Worth, TX

I did the Smartxide Dot laser to my face and neck, I am postop day 4. It has been very very burned and painful, I cannot sleep at nite unless sitting up. I also feel they burned my corneas, my eyes tear and i have slight redness and burning on my eyeballs! my face is weeping with yellow crust... READ MORE

SmartXide Laser Treatment....MESS!!!

I wanted to get rid of lines around top of lip, eyes, crepey neck, and general sundamage.  Did face,neck and chest.  Recovery SEVERELY harder, longer and more painful than described.  Face looks streaky, can still see pinpricks from the laser and my neck is blotchy.  My... READ MORE

Chest Skin Looks Better! - Australia, AU

WHY I GOT IT: I had Smartxide on my chest and arms. On my chest, despite being just 30, I have fine lines and deeper wrinkles. I also have freckles, spots, dull skin and the skin texture is/was crinkly and beginning to turn leathery. Yuck! On my arms I have freckles, sunspots, a reddish tinge,... READ MORE

SmartXide Procedure Done April 12, 2012

Why i did it? I am 61 yrs old with white white skin and some winkles around the mouth and eyes. I started using Retitin A and hychoclic acid lotion in November 2011 and was happy with the clarity of my skin. However, i wanted to get of winkles and in April, 2012 I decided to go ahead with the... READ MORE

Just Had It Done - Kirkland, WA

I had SmartXide Dot Fraxel for face and neck. I am 44 years old. I have significant acne scaring, some small sun spots, very large pores, lines between my nose and mouth and between my eyebrows and some loose skin on my neck under my chin and my eyes are a little more hooded than they used to be... READ MORE

Smartxide - Canada

I have had a terrible experience with Dot Smartxide and recommend against it. The treatment was agressive and the doc informed me I would be red for a week. Three weeks later (at which time I have had to stay home) I still have red grid marks over my face. I have no idea how long these marks... READ MORE

Dot Laser on Friday the 13th - Central Texas

Had the SmartXide laser on 1/13/12. Numbing cream for about an hour. Dr came in wiped off the cream and then cleaned my face with alcohol. Dr. went over my problem areas a couple times and it felt like fire on my face. I did expect pain, but this was over the top. I am looking for overall skin... READ MORE

Cautiouswoman - Memphis, TN

I've had DOT twice with good results both times. Dark spots literally pealed off in my hands every time I washed my face. The end result was younger-looking skin with better texture and more even coloring. The last time I combined it with the "vampire" platelet injection... READ MORE

SmartXide - Cincinnati, OH

Wrinkles! READ MORE

Smartdot Laser - Ashburn, VA

I would do this again if the setting were done for wrinkles ,i understand you can go deeper ,but how deep is deep to get a good result ,i do not see ant mention of this on the web sites. having light skin and blue eyes i have been told im a good candidate for smartxide laser. i was looking for a... READ MORE

Smartxide - Australia

This is now week 7 from having my smartxide treatment on full face,eyes and neck. Still slight redness to the neck area. Skin tone is fantastic, hoping to see more improvement under the eye area within a few more months. I am 43 and have always maintained good skincare and diet etc. I did... READ MORE

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