Location: England, AR
Member since 4/8/2014


  • 13 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 4 questions

Reviews & Stories

Erbium Ablative Laser Review- London, UK

I had erbium laser resurfacing on the 7th of July 2014. I had a test area done first ( at the Doctors request) so the price includes that as well . I am 30 years old and have/had mild-moderate acne scars most of which are about 12 years old although I had a cystic acne flare up after my son was born ( August 2013) so had a few new scars as well. I had previously tried a total of 11 ( yes... READ MORE

Questions from kate84

How do i prevent breakouts after ablative Laser Treatment?

I am a 30 year old female with mild- moderate acne scars on both my cheeks . I have booked to have an 'ablative' laser treatment , i think the laser is an erbium laser.After... READ MORE

I had ablative erbium laser resurfacing nearly seven weeks ago .Will I have any more improvement than I'm seeing now?

I was quite pleased with the improvement I saw 3/4 weeks after my treatment but now at nearly 7 weeks it seems my scars are returning . Will I have any further improvement from... READ MORE

Are all erbium yag lasers the same ?

I had ablative erbiumyag laser resurfacing a year ago and had good results , I wanted one final treatment to get more improvement . I have been to the phi clinic in London (my... READ MORE

I've had 2 rounds of laser treatment. Will fillers help for remaining scars? (Photo)

I've had two rounds of ablative laser treatment for acne scars . I still have some noticeable scars left on one cheek even though I have had improvement . I have attached... READ MORE

Recent comments from kate84

It's erbium laser , not quite as strong as co2 but the first treatment I had was fully ablative . READ COMMENT

The photos are of the right cheek . It's hard to show the scars in a photo now but in unflattering lighting they are still there but as I said they are what is class as mild so I am happy with the results . There is a red mark ( quite... READ COMMENT

So sorry only just seen the question !. I had erbium fully ablative resurfacing and 5 days ago I had erbium fractional ablative laser resurfacing . READ COMMENT

Just to add the improvement continues up 6 months . It's also worth mentioning that you may feel disappointed and feel you haven't had much improvement initially ( as I did ) because most of the scars ARE still there . I judge more on... READ COMMENT

Hi My scars are definitely less noticeable but by no means gone . In certain lighting I'm really happy with my skin but in sunlight you can still see the scars especially on my left cheek and 2 or 3 deep ones on the right cheek . I... READ COMMENT