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Reviews & Stories

Fraxel Repair-Boston

I trust in my doctor, and I am only posting this here so I can share with others who may be going through the same thing and feeling a bit scared, and I want to read other stories. I had Fraxel Repair done on my entire face and neck. I am on day three, and my face is now severely swollen, red, burning sensation and leathery. I had a follow up yesterday, but my face looked better yesterday than... READ MORE

Questions from Dusty1234

Is Local Anesthesia for Smartlipo Pain Normal?

I recently had Smartlipo in my core area. It took about half an hour for the front and half an hour for the back to inject the local. I was told the pain was from the fluid... READ MORE

Why is the Local Anesthesia Fluid So Painful Before Smart Lipo Procedure?

I just had smartlipo done and I was not prepared for the pain I endured. I was given something to calm anxiety but not for pain. The local anesthesia fluid took an hour to... READ MORE

Is Burning Pain Normal After Smart Lipo?

I had traditional lipo 6 months before in abdominal area. I was told there would be a revision. Instead, I went to another doctor for smart lipo, but he was not a PS. I am... READ MORE

Should I Be Concerned About Old Scar Tissue from Previous Liposuction and Current Smart Lipo?

I had traditional lipo 6 mo ago and smart lipo two weeks ago on my abdomen area. I was not happy with the first results. I have many hard areas and I was told the scar tissue... READ MORE

How Long Will this Tight Feeling Last After Smart Lipo to Flanks and Abdomen?

I have extreme tightness around my core area where I had smart lipo (laser). I had the flanks, upper/lower abdomen, and waist done. I feel like I have a tight girdle on... READ MORE

How Can I Correct Irregularities And Deep Lines from Smart Lipo?

Is there a way to repair deep lines, and irregularities from abdomen liposuction? I am two weeks out and my stomach looks hideous. My doctor has not said anything but has... READ MORE

Are These Normal Results 5 Days After Fraxel Repair? (photo)

I am on day 5 of my fraxel repair. I wanted to see if my pics look normal for just having a deep fraxel repair done. It seems like my skin is trying to peel, and the vinegar... READ MORE

Can Fraxel Repair Loosen Neck Skin?

I recently had Fraxel repair. Can Fraxel repair make my neck skin loose? My pictures look like I have roles in my neck. I am almost a week out. I did not have roles before this... READ MORE

Is Fraxel Repair the Right Procedure for Acne Scars?

If after the skin peels & you still see the scars does this mean it did not work? Or will new skin growth help diminish the look of the scars(I just peeled)? I will be... READ MORE

Discussions started by Dusty1234

what do I do about my doctor not taking enough fat from my stomach during lipo?

I had lipo done one month ago. I have harding areas, but I also have fat left in the upper abdomonal area. Before the surgery I was told he could make my stomach flat. Now he... READ MORE

Recent comments from Dusty1234

Hi Teresa, You skin looks gorgeous! I am amazed at the difference from day one of the procedure. I don’t know what your skin looked like before the procedure, but do you see improvement from before? It certainly looks great now. I a... READ COMMENT

That is great improvement for 9 days! It looks like you area healing fine. READ COMMENT

Like it is never going to get better...but I am hanging in there, thanks for asking...and yes I will post before, day-by day after, and the finish results. READ COMMENT

I will update my pictures after I am healed to show the before and after. READ COMMENT

Oh yes, I did not realize when I read this message it was from that(your) post. Yes, I had the bloody face then day three I am swollen beyond knowing. I posted a blog with my story and some pics but I don't think it has been released by... READ COMMENT