Photodynamic Therapy Q&A
Redness + Photodynamic Therapy
I have had the Levulan with IPL treatment 3 times over the last three years. The first two times were by the same office and my face reacted the same... READ MORE
I got a severe phototoxicty reaction when I had ALA Photodynamic therapy. 3 hours incubation, activated by omnilux re 633 for 10 minutes. I had... READ MORE
I had an ALA(Aminolevulinic Acid)-PDT (Photodynamic therapy) treatment done and got a severe reaction with scabs and blisters. Some of the scabs and... READ MORE
Photodynamic Therapy for Acne - Carried out Correctly? No Reaction/response, No Redness and Peeling, is This Normal?
Hello, I have had photodynamic therapy performed this week. The procedure was carried out as follows:45 minutes of ALA being applied to face in 5... READ MORE
I was diagnosed with rosacea, I had 2 PDL. I was prescribed rozex and it's been 6 weeks since I started. I was also given Doxycycline and till now... READ MORE
I am female, fair skinned, prone to broken veins & have uneven redness in my skin tone, never had acne or any other complaints, I've tried... READ MORE
I had levulan with blue light therapy 10 mins. My face is still as red as when when I left from my procedure on day one. My skin is peeling on my chin... READ MORE
I got my first photodynamic therapy with levulan and blue light 8 days ago for acne and I am concerned that something might have gone wrong because my... READ MORE
I Had Photodynamic Therapy About a Month Ago and Have Red Blotches That Actually Look Like Scars That Have Not Healed All over?
I cannot wear a short sleeve shirt as my arms look very unattractive.What could of gone wrong? READ MORE
I had the photodynamic treatment done for sebaceous hyperplasia and redness around nose and cheeks to no effect.
Prior to the chemical application my face was not cleansed with the alcohol. Once the chemical was applied I waited 20 minutes and then they had me... READ MORE
I had photo-dynamic therapy (Using Blue-U and Levulan). I'm wondering if the equipment was faulty or the levulan was inactive?
I've had 3 prior PDT treatments, as post-Mohs therapy. In prior treatment, the light was incredibly hot & bright. With opaque goggles, I needed to... READ MORE