Scarring After CO2 Fractional Laser Treatment

My skin look worse 4 weeks after CO2 Fractional Laser Treatment. It went from smooth to looking like a sponge. What can I do?

Doctor Answers 2

This is Most likely due to swelling

The appearance of your skin is most likely due to persistent swelling.  Having stated this I hope you have returned to your surgeon with these concerns. 

This is Most likely due to swelling

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The appearance of your skin is most likely due to persistent swelling.  Having stated this I hope you have returned to your surgeon with these concerns. 

Pulsed dye laser after fractional co2 laser

Fractional ablation may cause your skin to have scattered scars.  These are likely due to the ablation + swelling. I would begin pulsed dye laser treatments to improve your scars. 

Best, 

Dr. Karamanoukian 

Pulsed dye laser after fractional co2 laser

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Fractional ablation may cause your skin to have scattered scars.  These are likely due to the ablation + swelling. I would begin pulsed dye laser treatments to improve your scars. 

Best, 

Dr. Karamanoukian 

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