Location: Oregon
Member since 8/4/2013


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Fraxel Restore -Portland, OR

I am going in on Friday for a consult for the fraxel restore to treat my cystic acne scarring. My main problem area are my cheek areas. I have ice pick scars. I have tried chemical peels as well as microdermabrasion but am not happy with the results after each procedure. I have finally got my cystic acne under control with spironolactone 50 mg/day. I'm trying not to get my hopes up that this... READ MORE

Recent comments from kdm05

What kind of acne scars did you have? I'm interested in have Deep FX done to help with the texture & ice pick scars on my cheeks. I've had the Cosmedix Deep Sea Peel done 4 times & slowly seeing results. READ COMMENT

Have you heard of the dermapen or researched it at all? READ COMMENT

You should look into the dermapen. It's a lot cheaper than Fraxel Restore and it seems like the results are the same. The Doctor I spoke with about the dermapen said its about $500 for 4 sessions. READ COMMENT

It's about $1000/per session. From all the reviews I've heard it depends on if they numb you and your pain tolerance. Did your sister have the fat injections prior to the chemical peels? I'm so glad that your sister's scars are gone,... READ COMMENT