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Fraxel to Reduce Acne Scarring - Vancouver, BC

About 3-4 years ago I went to my dermatologist asking about ways to reduce my acne scarring. He had referred me to another dermatologist who had experience with laser treatments. In my consultation, he suggested I do Fraxel treatments due to my ethnicity (asian with dark skin). I did not like this clinic very much because of the long wait times and how rushed the doctor seemed to be. He spent... READ MORE

Recent comments from Jeff23

The doctor never referred to it as either of those terms but based on what people say the difference between restore and repair are, I would say this was Fraxel restore because he recommended multiple treatments and it was not a CO2 laser. READ COMMENT

Hi, yes you need to be very careful with your face while the scabs are still present. Well I believe this procedure is supposed to improve collagen production over time. So you should expect to see results over several months, not... READ COMMENT

For now there doesn't seem to be much noticeable difference but this treatment is supposed to produce results several months afterwards. So I'll continue to update my review in the next few months and let you know. READ COMMENT

My skin definitely looks much better when you compare it to right after the treatment; but for now, I'm not so sure that my scarring has been reduced. READ COMMENT

Not sure but that's what many doctors' responses were to those questions. However, I did notice that when treated areas were squeezed too hard a bit of blood came out of the holes and stayed red for a day or two. READ COMMENT