Member since 3/27/2014


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Avoid Fraxel with Dr Barach - Schenectady, NY

I went to Dr. Barach with minor scaring and left with completely ruined, burnt skin. The treated areas are left with orange peel texture and huge gaping pores. It's right in the center of my face and impossible to cover up. Time has not improved matters. In fact it's gotten worse. Dr. Barach himself seemed ok. A bit dismissive at times. His staff (who seems to consist of one... READ MORE

Recent comments from Nonono55

You speak the truth. I should have listened to my original doctor who said to leave it alone. Yet still to this day I hope I can find something to not only improve the scar I had but the damage done by the laser. I know to be much... READ COMMENT

Thank you FSRB and Mandy I'm doing ok. My skin still looks pretty bad. They did recover from the glycolic acid but not from the original damage. Because my skin is very sensitive my derm does not recommend any harsh peels. I may try... READ COMMENT

Glad I'm not the only one! Happy to hear you didn't have any damage from the procedure. Maybe you can try another area doctor who can give you better results. Did you try to get your money back? Also, did he take before and after... READ COMMENT

Wow! Same here. I went to a few ps who refused to revise a scar because it would make it worse but the laser docs don't see the potential for damage even when you walk out of their office fried to a crisp! READ COMMENT