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Laser to Fix Electrolysis Damage

I've had 4 Erbium Micro laser peels to address scarring and very "pebbly" skin on my chin, the result of electrolysis. While the laser has... READ MORE

Electrolysis with Lidocaine Resulted in Swelling

The electrologist I go to is connected to a dentist thing asked if I could get my upper lip numbed. My mother is a physician and gave me the 5% cream... READ MORE

Swelling and Red Bumps/ Blisters After Electrolysis. Is This a Normal Side Effect?

My electrologist claims to be a licensed electrologist and practicing for 10 years, but I'm concerned about the side effects as they seem much... READ MORE

Electrolysis Causing Metallic Taste in my Mouth?

I have been undergoing electrolysis treatment for a couple of months on my cheek area and have not had any side effects from it until recently.... READ MORE

How does electrolysis sometimes cause pitting? Is it related to overtreatment? How can I avoid this potential side effect?

I have read that electrolysis can sometimes cause pitting of the skin. Could you explain how and why this happens (is it repeatedly heating the skin,... READ MORE

How do I know if the place I am going to get my electrolysis done is a good place?

By good place I mean that I will get the results and there won't be any kind of scaring and side effects. I just want to get it done and over with in... READ MORE

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