Every moisturizer I use causes irritation and rash, the rash is unresponsive to steroids, what do I do?
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Thank you for your question. I suggest that you consult with your board certified facial plastic surgeon to review the best recovery techniques. Keep in mind that during your current recovery process new collagen and elastic fibers are forming requiring your skin to rebuild itself from the bottom up.
hell. I would encourage you to return to your Dermatologist. There are other potential causes including an infection with yeast or bacteria, a contact allergy or other causes. Steroids are not always the answer. Stay skintastic.
It is not uncommon to have sensitive and itchy skin after resurfacing. Your dermatologist should exclude contact allergy but try either pulsed dye laser or LED lights as they can sometimes help.
from my experience generally this settles gradually.
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