Location: New York, NY
Member since 6/10/2013


  • 17 total posts
  • 5 questions

Questions from silverspoon1

Going Outside the Day After Fraxel:Restore Treatment?

Hi, I had a Fraxel:Restore treatment a few days ago. The day after my treatment, I had to be outside for about 30-45 minutes running errands. I was very vigilant in putting on... READ MORE

Frostnip and exposure to cold weather 2 weeks after Fraxel Restore Treatment?

Hi, I had a Fraxel:Restore treatment 2 weeks ago. Today I was out in the cold (might have reached 5 degrees F) for several hours (2 hours outside with 30 minutes break of... READ MORE

Things to do after Fraxel Restore to help skin?

Inbetween Fraxel treatments, are there any topicals or diets that we can do to help promote more collagen? Would Vitamin C topicals or other diets help our skin heal and... READ MORE

Fraxel Restore/Lux 1540 - Is my treatment too aggressive or not aggressive enough for Asian skin (energy and number of passes)?

Hi, I've gotten 4-5 treatments of Fraxel:Restore/Lux 1540 at 65 mj at 3 passes. I am Asian (Chinese) and I just wanted some more opinions besides my doctor to see if 3 passes... READ MORE

Can you keep doing Fraxel Restore treatments forever?

Is Fraxel Restore still effective once you've done it 6-7 times? I am considering a second round of Fraxel Restore after a six month break, but am skeptical if doing another... READ MORE

Recent comments from silverspoon1

Hey I just wanted to follow up! I am also East Asian and in New York City - I was wondering how your results are now that it's been 6 more months since your post? Do the results last? Did the doctor put you on anything to prevent... READ COMMENT

Hi, Has your skin continued to improve 6 months after your final treatment? If so about what % would you say the improvement is? Thanks READ COMMENT

So am I, so it's good to hear that this treatment works for Chinese people :) Did they ever put you on a pretreatment regimen with topicals like Hydroquinone and Retin-A/Differin? I went for a consultation with Skin Med and they didn't... READ COMMENT

Hi sew75, if you don't mind me asking what ethnicity are you? I am asian and am afraid of PIH after the treatments (on top of the obvious/existing PIH I have now which sucks!). I'm guessing you got this treatment for acne scars? How... READ COMMENT

Hi Mbunny, Thanks for the response. If you don't mind me asking, what ethnicity are you? READ COMMENT