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Reviews & Stories

Scars and Burns After IPL -Tampa, FL

Two years ago I went to a doctor to have some brown spots removed. She suggested IPL and said I would need five sessions, thirty days apart. That not only would it get rid of brown spots but make my skin look 10 years younger. My sister had it done and she said it helped rid her of brown spots on her skin and she thought may have helped with small wrinkles. She could not for sure state that... READ MORE

Fraxel Left Me with Indents and Lines All over my Arms - Tampa, FL

Had Fraxel for about one dozen brown spots on my arms. I had burning for 5 days. Even after 1 year scars appearing still. When I went back with red welts and burning told me it was normal. Went showing damage after two weeks and told me that was normal and it would get better. It didn't and does not want to treat me anymore after going there 10yearsMy skin has gotten worse over time... READ MORE

Doctors Won't Admit to the Damage of Lasers and IPL - Tampa, FL

Dr. increased level from 18 to 19 on 2nd visit which burned me. I am now left with deep creased scars. READ MORE

Questions from imsorrynow2

If IPL Does Not Cause Fat Loss What are the Indents and Sinking Caused by?

Two months out have pictures that show the lines and indents. Had three treatments on the fourth turned it up caused burns close to blisters on checks. Now have orange peel... READ MORE

Do Skin Lasers Cause Fiberblast? Could This Be the Reason Some Experience Scarring After Laser Treatments?

Could an overactive immune system cause scarring after laser? Trying to find a reason why some have scarring after treatment with lasers? My scars are still appearing a year later? READ MORE

Does Retin A or Anything Topical Work for Stretch Marks?

Can Retin A be used for areas other than face, neck, and chest for wrinkles and stretch marks? READ MORE

Could LED Help with Damage Caused by Overagressive IPL Treatment One Year Ago?

Could LED Help with Damage Caused by Overagressive IPL Treatment One Year Ago? READ MORE

Discussions started by imsorrynow2

Could laser/IPL be causing scarring on some people because of a reaction like fiberblast?

     Trying to find out if there may be some common link between people who are having similiar damage when having IPL and laser treatment. It does not seem that... READ MORE

Recent comments from imsorrynow2

So sorry this happened to you. I have struggled for the last four years to find something safe not harsh chemicals to lighten skin. This product is expensive 125.00 but three to four weeks you will see marked lightning of dark areas it... READ COMMENT

I think you may be confusing micro holes which laser can cause to micro needling which is a handheld non-heat needle procedure which is nothing to do with lasers or IPL READ COMMENT

Think about this there are laser procedure used specifically to reduce double chin. Also treatments by lasers to reduce fat in areas such as stomach and thighs. Why not if a setting is too high or maybe machine is not calibrated or... READ COMMENT

Thank-you Cjjr. With the percentage of disapproval on lasers and IPL we unfortunately are not alone. Instead of calling names they (med staff etc) should be trying to find a way to help. First they have to understand the damage. Oh well READ COMMENT

Ah this is my story and site. I did not not contact you. It is my truth and sometimes the truth hurts. Lies and deceit hurts others even more. Good-bye READ COMMENT