Location: Illinois
Member since 1/12/2012


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Melasma Treatment - Illinois

I just had the treatment today, so this review is currently reserved for commenting on pain/downtime. Here are a few pertinent facts: My skin: very fair, burns easily in the sun Age: 37 Gender: female Hair color on face: invisible Treated for melasma all over face (about the color of light freckles and in patches on my forehead and cheeks primarily) and for 3 acne scar areas (two on chin, one... READ MORE

Recent comments from psyche74

Oops--the above should say "120 hours later." READ COMMENT

96 hours later: All areas treated for melasma are completely normal in color and the skin really does look better than it did. The skin tone and texture are both more even, and I will definitely return for a second treatment in 6 to 8... READ COMMENT

Day 3: Skin looks almost completely normal (some areas show the slightest signs of pink) except in the areas where I was treated for acne scarring. The acne scarring areas are still quite pink, still have the fabric texture, and still... READ COMMENT

Update for Day 2: The areas where they treated for acne scars are more red than the rest of my face today. Mostly my skin looks as if it got a very mild sunburn. The areas treated under my eyes are slightly puffy but nothing horribly... READ COMMENT