Location: Johnson City, TN
Member since 1/13/2012


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Intense - Johnson City, TN

Today is the second day and I haven't taken a picture yet, but will update as the days go by. I had my entire face done including my eyes. The procedure itself was very painful even though I had the numbing cream and numerous injections. My face is very swollen. I have taken a week and a half off from work and I hope it's enough time! If I hadn't seen the pictures on RealSelf of... READ MORE

Recent comments from Teresad56

I did look pretty bad, didn't I? My friends said they would not have recognized me! My skin is definitely softer and smoother. I may have a Lifestyle or Biltmore Lift next and probably will do another Fraxel Repair one day, too! READ COMMENT

I'm sorry you are not happy with the Fraxel repair. It's not an easy thing to go through and then not have the results you expected. What does your doctor say? READ COMMENT

I don't blame you for being afraid after seeing the pictures - I think I looked like a burn victim and it is very scary to look in the mirror and see this wondering if you have ruined your face. Yes, I think it is worth it and would... READ COMMENT

I see a difference in the texture and color of my skin and have heard that it is estimated you will see the ultimate results using the following formula: for each decade of life = one month of healing, so for me that would be 5 1/2... READ COMMENT

I would love to see an up to date pic. The comment that your doctor made about maximum improvement being measured in months correlating with decades of life is a good one and I hope it's true! Sunday (2/12/12) will be the one month... READ COMMENT