Location: Mississauga, ON
Member since 8/21/2011


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Reviews & Stories

Problems with Fraxel - Toronto, ON

Two series of treatments for mild acne scars, it hurt much more than it was supposed to. I applied the freezing gel first but the pain was still almost unbearable. The technician kept saying others patients don't express so much pain. My skin flared after. I debated not going for my second Fraxel session due to such a bad reaction but was encouraged by the technician to try another $900... READ MORE

Questions from torontofraxel

Fraxel 5 years ago, persistent deep painful sores. Have you seen this before? Do you have a suggestion? (Photo)

Tried ++oral and topical prescriptions. Nothing helped and a few made the condition worse. The lesions are deep and take weeks to heal. Since Fraxel I have had at least one on... READ MORE

Recent comments from torontofraxel

Can anyone in the Toronto area give suggestions on a good dermatologist to see to correct severe scarring I've received from fraxel 5 years ago? I have hypopigmentation, fat loss, and deep pitted scarring from these awful lesions that... READ COMMENT

My experience was negative. It was regular fraxel, not dual. Aftercare was a topical hydrating lotion sold by physician. Two sessions $1800. Fair, thin skin, 42 years old treating post acne scars. Serious painful open lesions daily... READ COMMENT

Also had this experience in Toronto. Dealing with painful lesions and massive scarring after a well known dermatologist recommended it. $900/session - after my first session that clearly had gone wrong, the dermatologist's technician... READ COMMENT

No, still battling with it and terribly scared. READ COMMENT