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Member since 8/8/2008


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Questions from may

Scarring and Skin Texture Changes from Pulsed Dye Laser?

I had CO2 Laser of lower lids that left a red streak and raised scar. The dermatologist then used Pulsed dye laser which has left Hyperpigmentation, textural changes and a... READ MORE

Bumpy Skin Texture on Cheek Bone After Fraxel Repair

I have raised bumps one year after fraxel repair on under one eye on my cheek bone. Has anyone experienced this and what can be done to improve the skin texture? READ MORE

Can Pulsed Dye Laser Cause Skin Atrophy?

I had an aggressive pulse dye laser treatment after I experienced prolonged inflammation post Co2 under my eyes. After the bruising from PDL, I now have skin atrophy and... READ MORE

Discussions started by may

Texture change from Fraxel Repair

I have a patch of skin with different texture after fraxel repair (bumpy). Is there any thing I can to to improve this? READ MORE

Recent comments from may

I have been told by Dr. Persky on this site, that fraxel repair at low setting could help. I have not been told that by a dermatologist I have seen seen in person. Have you? Like you, I am so nervous about doing anything and I am so... READ COMMENT

I have had the same experience. Have you been able to find a solution for this? What are you being told as a remedy? READ COMMENT

Thanks again. Can I ask what causes the texture change? Is it permanent scarring? READ COMMENT

Saturday, I too had complication due to Pulsed Dye Laser but everyone I've seen says PDL can scar or cause skin atrophy. Can I ask the nature of your issues and were you able to get them resolved? READ COMMENT

Thank you for your answer Dr. Persky. I have done nothing since I had the Fraxel Repair, shortly after I was pregnant then breast feeding. It's been over a year now and I still have the bumps and texture changes. Will this improve... READ COMMENT