Oily skin after levulan/IPL. Can you please provide some insight?

After my 2nd IPL with levulan treatment for actinic keratosis I developed very oily skin. It is now 3 months since last IPL and skin still very oily. Is this normal? Will it return to my baseline? Is there anything I can do to help this issue resolve?

Doctor Answers 1

Facial Aging and Lasers like Fraxel/Clear + Brilliant, RF like VIVA, Peels, Fillers, Skin Care, Face Lift, Fat Injections

I suggest laser treatments over levulan.  please see an expert in cosmetic dermatology.  Best, Dr. Emer.


Los Angeles Dermatologic Surgeon
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