Acne After Sciton Laser Resurfacing

I had Sciton Laser refurfacing (30microns) done 6 days ago. Now, my face is breaking out very badly everywhere except for the T-zone. My skin was fine before. I just wanted smoother skin, but so far it's the extreme opposite of what I had hope for. I've never had this break out before and I am now 36 years old. Will this go away soon? Is there anything to help make it better or go away? Thank you so much for your answers.

Doctor Answers 1

Acne probably from too much occlusion

Acne breakouts after resurfacing may happen--especially if too much aquaphor or vaseline is used. Speak to your doctor about what they recommend, but it will improve.

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