Location: London
Member since 8/29/2011


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Nd:yag 1064nm for Broken Capillaries on Nose: WARNING - Can Cause Scarring! - London, UK

Some background: I am 30 years old and have been suffering from moderate Rosacea for a few years and have sought various treatments with varied result. I had a series of IPL treatments two years ago, which initially helped, but then gradually my skin changed in texture, became much less elastic, more sensitive and rough (enlarged pores, more lines, more melasma etc). After having read about... READ MORE

Questions from Sophie8

Pixel Laser Timing Following Accutane

I am considering having Pixel Laser treatment for mild scarring and sun damage. I finished a course of (Ro)accutane eight months ago and the doctor I have consulted says that... READ MORE

Safest Treatment for Sun Damage and Broken Capillaries in Sensitive Skin?

I was diagnosed with mild Rosacea 3 years ago. After being on a low-dosage Isotretinoin for 9 months my skin stabilised. I have some sun damage and brown spots/patches, I have... READ MORE

I Suffer From Moderate Rosacea and Sun Damage. I've Had Various Treatments; What Can I Do About the Persistent Redness?

I suffer from moderate Rosacea and sun damage. I've had a series of IPL treatments and had two treatments with PDL (V-beam) w bruising, both without noticeable results (the... READ MORE

Nd Yag Laser for Broken Capillaries - Potential Scarring, Very Concerned?

2 days ago I had Nd yag laser for broken capillaries on each side of my nose. After the procedure I had two small hard blisters, filled with liquid. After I showered this... READ MORE

Indented Scar 1 Month After Nd:yag Laser for Broken Capillaries?

Had Nd:yag laser on the sides of my nose for broken capillaries. After there were two blisters and later scabs. I became concerned, asked my dermatologist what was wrong and... READ MORE

Scarring After Nd:yag 1064 Nm Treatment for Broken Capillaries on the Side of the Nose?

After the procedure I was left with two small hard blisters, that eventually became scabs and fell off. I was left with one indented red/purple scar on one side and one less... READ MORE

Dermapen for Indentation After Nd:yag Laser?

3 months ago I was burnt by an Nd:yag laser, was left with blisters - now have two indentations by the sides of my nose (right above the nose wings, where the nose meets the... READ MORE

TCA Cross for Indented Laser Scarring?

I had an Nd:Yag treatment 4 months ago for broken capillaries by the nose, which ended up giving me two indented scars on each side of the nose (resembling boxcar scars). I... READ MORE

Regenlite For Scarring, Rough Skin Texture and Redness and Broken Capillaries?

I was recommended by a well-renowned Dermatologist to have four sessions with this laser - for scarring, rough skin texture and facial redness/broken capillaries (have mild... READ MORE

Recent comments from Sophie8

Hi again Denise, I really understand how you feel; I was so upset the first few months, regretting I had it done, angry with the practitioner for her lack of competence and not admitting her fault, feeling self-conscious... I still get... READ COMMENT

Hi Denise, I am very happy to hear you've seen improvement in the redness with the BBL treatment! It's good that you are making sure the practitioner is being careful. In terms of covering up the scars, I tried Dermaflage, but found... READ COMMENT

Hi Denise, Thank you for getting in touch. I hope you are doing well. I did I few treatments with dermaroller, subsicion and fillers, with some minor improvement of the indents (not sure if the procedures actually did any... READ COMMENT

Hi, I am very sorry to hear about your experience. I know exactly how distressing it is. How long ago did you have the procedure done? Which type of laser was used? I wish I could give you some advice on what to do, but so far... READ COMMENT

Hi, I am so sorry to hear about your experience and completely understand how distressing this is, not only because of the damage to your skin and the psychological stress this causes, but also because of the insistent denial of the... READ COMMENT