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Fraxel Left Tiny Holes All over my Face and Texture Change - Sydney, AU

I am nine months post my fourth Fraxel and my face is covered with tiny holes left by the laser, and they seem to getting more prominent as the months go by.The only place where the skin is smooth and normal is around my eyes, where you can see the line of dots following where Fraxel has touched me. I also have developed a brown blotch in the outside corner of my right eye, I have small... READ MORE

Questions from Faceruinedforlife

Why All Doctors Are Saying Fraxel is Safe, and Won't Openly Discuss the Possible Fat Loss, Pigmentation and Volume Loss?

After wondering howcome I seem to age so quickly after four fraxels I googled about fraxel and the flood of negative comments made me petrified! Never imagined that couple... READ MORE

Damage After Fraxel Repair: What Has Happened to my Skin and How to Treat It? (photo)

I'm 13 mths post Fraxel, had 4 treatments and last 2 I suspect caused damage.I have pinprick holes covering my entire face, discolouration under my right eye,skin texture is... READ MORE

What is Normal Swelling After Fraxel Dual Restore?

I had 4 treatments with Fraxel Dual and I ended up being very swollen for the next to to three days, it was quite bad around eyes especally. Is this kind of swelling normal? My... READ MORE

I Am So Confused: Did I Receive Fraxel Repair or Restore or Something Else?

I had four treatments of what I thought was Fraxel Dual Restore. Each time I experienced quite intense pain even after numbing gel and had to suck happy gas during treatments.... READ MORE

Cutaneous Indentations, Anyway To Fix Them?

I have cutaneous indentations from botched Fraxel treatment, did laser go too deep and is there a way to fix them ? READ MORE

Pre-op: What is the cooling system used in Fraxel Dual?

I have heard new lasers have cryogen cooling spray inbuilt, does Fraxel Dual have this too, or does Fraxel use a different type of cooling system? READ MORE

Recent comments from Faceruinedforlife

How did the doctor know it was still juvederm under there, could it be felt or was it a guess? I have same problem but hesitant to inject hyarulonidase incase its my own tissue and not filler after all. My doc thinks its old juvederm... READ COMMENT

Hi Stacey Im actually in perth as we speak and nervous as hell. I had consultation yesterday havent made up my mind yet if I can go through with it. I'm insanely scared this making things worse dermabrasion is so scary! Rawlins... READ COMMENT

Not yet hard to get time off at same time he can see me. Highly doubt he can help. I am pretty done READ COMMENT

Trust me the photos doesn't show it in all glory. Its impossible for photo to capture as it is in 2D. Scarring is deep. Nothing helps, last doctor I saw said he didn't think it was rosacea. Everywhere laser went in strong settings is... READ COMMENT

I have thought about it and often visit Katie Pipers site to check updates and treatments. Im seeing reconstructive surgeon who works with burn patients to gain more insight how to treat scarring, and maybe he can recommend a support... READ COMMENT