Location: new jersey
Member since 6/20/2009


  • 7 total posts
  • 2 reviews
  • 3 questions

Reviews & Stories

Pixel CO2 Laser for Slight Acne Scars and Uneven Texture

I had the pixel co2 laser resurfacing procedure 3 weeks ago for some slight acne scars and uneven texture.I now feel under my skin in an area that I had no problems before hard lines/lumps under my skin and some that are visible on the surface as well. The hard lines under my skin then make the areas around them look like depressions. This also has happened in the center of my cheek with a... READ MORE

Negative Results After Pixel CO2 Resurfacing

I am 2 weeks post Pixel CO2 laser resurfacing. I had originally researched active fx for some acne scarring on my upper cheeks and chin and to improve texture and some enlarged pores.A well known dermatologist and family friend had the Pixel CO2 said that it was similar to the other fractional CO2 lasers and that it was very good for acne scars. I specifically asked if anyone had ever had a... READ MORE

Questions from jlb17

Waiting to Get Laser Resurfacing After Chemical Peel?

How long after Chemical Peel would it be safe to get Laser Resurfacing? I was trying to avoid the expense of a Laser treatment by using a Chemical Peel to help with some... READ MORE

Difference Between Mixto Laser and Active or Deep FX?

I am considering Mixto Laser for shallow acne scars, enlarged pores, and uneven texture. Is there is a difference between this laser and Deep FX or Active FX? READ MORE

How to Improve Bad Skin Texture After Pixel Laser?

I recently had the Pixel Laser. I now find myself with extremely bad skin texture and little holes that are very visible in the light everywhere. Surrounding all these holes... READ MORE

Recent comments from jlb17

I wish I had never gone near this procedure but the derm was supposed to be a "superstar" and reassured me things could not look worse. I was looking for a general smoother/tighter/cleaner look (which is supposedly pretty immediate and... READ COMMENT

Painter, Did you have pixel co2 or the original pixel? To respond to someone who said you must be making this up, I completely believe what you are saying. I had the pixel co2, "the latest, greatest" thing, 2 weeks ago and am... READ COMMENT