Member since 10/29/2012


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Reviews & Stories

Not Fun or Cheap, but See Some Improvement

I am a 27 year old femalde, I had my first fraxel restore laser treatment in July 2012 for moderate/severe acne scarring. As for the treatment itself: It hurt. Nothing terrible, but it was certainly very uncomfortable. Healing time was the part I liked the least. I spent two days very red and very swollen. By the time work came around on Monday, I was able to put on make up but I certainly... READ MORE

Recent comments from szara

Yes, any immediate improvement is DEFINITELY due to swelling. I get upset when people on here had their procedure a day or 2 before and are like "my skin looks GREAT" Hello. Duh. You're swollen. Everyone should wait to do a review of... READ COMMENT

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Okay, 16 days after and my skin is looking great! I am so surprised. It is still redder than normal, but it's nothing that some foundation can't cover up easily. My scars, which are by no means gone, look much softer and my skin looks... READ COMMENT

My next treatment is in a few days. Will update sometime after! READ COMMENT

My skin looked worse for quite some time after fraxel...but starting at about 3 months after the treatment I began noticing improvement. Now, 4 months later, I am MUCH happier than I was 1.5 months in. It is possible that you need more... READ COMMENT