Location: Sioux Falls SD
Member since 1/4/2011


  • 13 total posts
  • 1 review

Reviews & Stories

CO2 Laser - Sioux Falls, SD

I just had the laser surgery yesterday. After numbing my face, several shots of novacaine, and two doses of oxycodone, the pain was tolerable. It was quite intense at times- felt like teeny needles going into my skin. The lip area and around the eyes were the most sensitive. Some laser passes were not even felt. Today, not even 24 hrs later, My face feels hot and swollen. Nothing unbearable,... READ MORE

Recent comments from ckolhoff

When you say micron laser peel, do you mean CO2 laser? I know there are several different kinds, but I wasn't sure. READ COMMENT

It has now been eight weeks since my procedure. I have some hyperpigmentation, but very light. Also, I have some return of freckles because of ONE day in the sun with sunscreen of 70 SPF. I am a bit disappointed with that, but overall... READ COMMENT

Please update. Now that it's been almost a week, how do you look? For me, it's been a week and two days and I am so pleased with the results. My experience was very similar to yours, except that I had some pain medication so could not... READ COMMENT

Update- my skin is healed with a beautiful pink color. It looks lovely but not as smooth as I thought it would be. When the sloughing first happened, a couple of days ago, it felt very very smooth but that quickly changed. Just... READ COMMENT

Thanks Robin for your response. My family has lived in Belize for 20 years so I too have alot of sun damage. I have not lived there myself, but visited them several times a year. Thankfully I have no acne scarring, have had dry skin all... READ COMMENT