Location: Perth, AU
Member since 12/27/2013


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Questions from Staceyoz

White scars from laser, why?

I had Palomar erbium non ablative fractional laser 6 months ago and I am left with white fine slightly raised scars, a dent in middle of forehead by hairline(widows peak area)... READ MORE

Skin texture awful after non ablative fractional laser I'm so depressed?

I have already been informed by a doctor on this site that white lines over the face is most probably due to being treated too aggressively and settings were too high. Would... READ MORE

Does laser permanently damage and alter your skin?

What causes the orange peel texture when you've had laser? is it being treated too aggressively? shallow scarring,lines from laser head,grid texture also please help why has... READ MORE

Filler to outer lip line left me with blue tinted lips and it's lumpy 4years after

Hi I had restylane injected to my upper and lower lips jut around the soon as he'd done it I noticed it was like a white lump all round the edge almost like a... READ MORE

Can you have hair loss from fractional lasers?

Can the palomar emerge 1410 wavelength damage hair follicles? I have scarring along my hairline and into my hairline from the laser head and my hair has gone very thin in these... READ MORE

Can the palomar emerge 1410 laser cause fat loss, damage hair follicles and create millions of micros holes and scars in skin

I seem to have fat loss,holes all over skin laser head scars redness and dents after Emerge non ablative 1410nm laser. 4 treatments highest setting being level 5 on last... READ MORE

Loss of volume after laser?

Can a 1410 wavelength fractional diode non ablative laser cause fat loss and scarring. Also have bad skin texture and a mass of pinholes still 15mths after. READ MORE

Was my fat loss in cheeks caused by palomar emerge fractional laser?

My cheeks have sunken in after 4 laser treatments 1410 wavelength . Does this wavelength go into the fat layer? Level 5 highest setting was used READ MORE

Best treatment for laser damage?

Its been 19months scince i had fractional laser treatment. My skin is ruined. Scars dents pinholes from the laser. A doctor has suggested sculptra will this help does it work READ MORE

I have pinholes 19 months after Fractional laser. Any suggestions?

19 months after fractionsl laser i still have pinholes all over my chin,one cheek and forehead. Im using Dr Aspect exfol a serum and have had 6 microdermabrasions in total with... READ MORE

Will the Dermapen help repair my damaged skin after fractional laser?

I had 4 laser treatments 2 weeks apart last one on highest level,level 5 it was the Palomar emerge non ablative laser. 19 months on still have scars/dents, pinholes in a grid... READ MORE

How deep is 1410 nm?

I had 4 fractional laser treatments with a 1410nm diode laser machine. My one cheek has lost volume it feels like my fat pad has gone i can feel my cheek bone could the thermal... READ MORE

Is it safe to have fractional laser treatment every 2 weeks?

I had 4 non ablative fractional laser treatments each one was 2 weeks apart which was recommended by the clinic. Except the 4th which was 4 weeks after the 3rd. I have terrible... READ MORE

Can Hair follicles on the scalp be killed by a Fractional laser?

I've asked this before on here and was told no it can't happen. I have hair missing along my hair line which I noticed a few weeks after I had my 4th fractional laser, it was... READ MORE

Can yellow and red led light therapy repair and improve damage from fractional laser?

I have been recommended yellow led followed by red led treatment and dermapen treatment to correct damage caused by fractional laser which consists of pinhole scars rough... READ MORE

Will dermapen help laser damage

I have pinhole griding left after fractional laser 20 mths ago i have been recommended dermapen to correct this. Will it work? Could it cause more problems READ MORE

Why do fractional lasers leave pinhole scars in skin? Is it the machine or the person treating?

Why does this happen I've been scarred and it's been almost 2 years Scince I was treated with no improvement. Seen numerous dermatologists a plastic surgeon numerous docs no... READ MORE

Loss of hair after Fractional laser. Is this normal?

2 yrs ago i had fractional laser with Palomar Emerge 1410. Which is a diode laser. The consent form i signed says coinsidental hair removal which can grow back thinner thicker... READ MORE

Is it ok to have derma rolling with mild rosacea?

Im booked in to have dermarolling with a nurse who is very experienced to treat laser scars. I just need to know that this treatment wont make the rosacea worse. It is mild. ..... READ MORE

Burning, numbness, pins and needles on scalp and face. This started after Botox

I have a burning,numbness pins and needles sensation which is along the left side of my scalp front to back,left eye cheek and into my jaw. This started a year ago after Botox... READ MORE

Does led light therapy and Dermapen really work?

IVe just had my first of 6 led therapy treatments which was the White light therapy to prepare my skin for Dermapen. They recommended 3 white treatments and 3 red treatments.... READ MORE

My skin was not cooled after laser, can this cause problems?

On my 4th laser treatment I was treated on the highest level level 5 palomar Emerge fractional laser 1410nm. I have scars (white thickened lines the shape of the laser head)... READ MORE

Laser causes bad texture scarring and long term damage, why?????

Please can a doc,Derm plastic surgeon give a straight forward answer why the pinholes scars dents fat loss etc etc happen to thousands of people and ruin lives like me. And... READ MORE

Will Dermapen help with scars from Fractional Laser?

I have just had a course of 3 Dermapen treatments to correct damage from Fractional laser(scars,pinholes). And 3 led light treatments spread out every 6 weeks. When and will... READ MORE

Why hasn't my Dermapen treatment made a difference?

I have completed a course of 3 Dermapen treatments. Last one was 5 weeks ago and havnt had any noticeable improvement. It was to treat pinhole scars from a 1410 nm fractional... READ MORE

If you are treated with the laser head in the same spot (stacking) will this cause fat loss and damage?

I was treated with the Emerge 1410 Palomar laser .The girl on all 4 treatments stacked the laser over a scar i have and i have volume loss and really bad pinhole grid patterns... READ MORE

Is it safe for me to use a 1.5mm Derma Roller?

I have just purchased a Dr Roller dermaroller 1.5mm and plan to use it once a month to treat some pinhole scarring from a laser treatment i had 3 years ago. I have just had a... READ MORE

Can inflammation from fractional lasers kill hair follicles?

Ive been told the heat from a laser won't kill hair follicles and have been told the laser itself won't kill hair follicles because it dosnt reach the hair bulb but what about... READ MORE

Discussions started by Staceyoz

Bad experience with laser

It's been 6 months scince I had palomar erbium non ablative fractional laser, my skin is awful grid marks still,scarring in the skin, white raised swirly lines I am devastated... READ MORE

Recent comments from Staceyoz

Living in Perth is lovely but a nightmare when you have skin issues with the sun. I've been so scared this summer to go out in the sun. I plaster the sunscreen on. Where did you purchase your rollers from did you get them of the... READ COMMENT

When I look at your pictures it is just like looking at mine. I bad Fractional laser treatment done in 2013 and have spent thousands of dollars (Australian) seeing dermatologists a plastic surgeon and other doctors trying to get help. I... READ COMMENT

I am extremely sorry this has happened to you. My skin got damaged in 2013 by a laser I am still desperately trying to get it right. I hate these people out there destroying people's skin and lives. I will never be the same person again... READ COMMENT

Your right there. The place where I'm going never advertise for that reason they have a great reputation. I wished I'd gone to see them in the first place and not the place where I had the laser my biggest regret. I'm looking forward to... READ COMMENT

My skin 3 years later has raised lines the shape of the laser head pinholes in masses . Bad response from where I had it done saying my skin looked so much better. My skin is awful and has affected me and my family so much. Spent... READ COMMENT