Location: Middletown, NY
Member since 5/12/2011


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Reviews & Stories

Long-term Nerve Inflammation/Damage Resulted from Laser Hair Removal - New York, NY

I had an experience where just prior to my laser hair removal session an Esthitican aggressively rubbed my face for an extended period to remove makeup for the laser hair removal treatment. She proceeded immediately with the laser hair removal treatment and the following day I woke up to a swollen face and pain coming from all over my face. It has now been over 8 months and I still have some... READ MORE

Questions from MH2393

Can Excessive Rubbing in Removing Makeup W/ a Wet Wipe, Followed Up W/ Laser Hair Removal on the Face Cause Soreness?

3 weeks ago, when removing my makeup,a laser hair technician rubbed my face somewhat excesively with a wet wipe when removing my makeup & then immediately followed up with... READ MORE

Significant Soreness/tenderness Experienced After Rough Makeup Removal and Laser Hair Treatment, Also with Sinus Infection?

I went for a facial laser hair treatment. At the time, I had an upper respitory infection. The technician was rough when removing my makeup with a wet wipe.I felt she rubbed me... READ MORE

Will the use of Fluocinolone on facial skin for 10 days cause harm, skin thinning or heightened redness?

I had a nerve injury from laser hair removal but at the time I was not aware what was causing the pain. I went to see a Dermatologist initially & he prescribed me Fluocinolone... READ MORE

Recent comments from MH2393

Just to add ....I had been going for laser hair treatments for years and never once had a problem, until this one incident with this new laser technician. READ COMMENT

I believe nerve injury is very uncommon after a laser hair removal appointment. I am certain the reason, I was hurt was due to an incompetent technician. The laser setting was too high, and she was too agressive in prepping my... READ COMMENT

I was diagnosed with Trigeminal Neuralgia (nerve pain), by a Nuerologist, as a result of the laser treatment. I did follow up with the clinic. I diden't know what was happening immediately following because nothing like that had ever... READ COMMENT

I can't provide the name due to legal reasons. However, it begins with the letter 'S' and is located on Lexington Avenue in NYC. It took a very long time for the pain I felt to calm down. My skin was soo hyper-sensitive after that... READ COMMENT

I also had a very BAD experience with this doctor, where I looked absolutely mutliated after a breast lift by this doctor. Do not dismiss this doctors lack of skill or honesty before knowing first hand. I can not comment on her skill... READ COMMENT