Location: Seattle, WA
Member since 10/21/2009


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  • 1 review
  • 1 question

Reviews & Stories

Don't Ever Do Fraxel to "Delay" a Facelift - Seattle, WA

I asked my derm if I was reaching the age for a facelift and she said I could delay the need for that kind of work with four sessions of Fraxel: restore. I had three treatments in three months, got scared and stopped. My fair skin has turned ruddy, and I have developed long wrinkles beside and under my eyes and around my mouth. My derm says fair skin is prone to redness and that she will... READ MORE

Questions from Seattlite17

How to Fix Missing Upper Teeth when Smiling?

When I smile, my upper teeth don't show anymore, and I have developed a deep horizontal crease under my nose. I have a long nose and an overbite, and had braces. I am in my... READ MORE

Recent comments from Seattlite17

I had three treatments of Fraxel restore a little over two years ago. My treatments were done by a dermatologist, so she should have been well-qualified. I now believe that Fraxel will cause harm no matter what qualifications the person... READ COMMENT

Dr. Rand was not out of line to suggest I see him for a consultation--he's trying to be helpful. Dr. Rand wouldn't publish research on Fraxel because, first, Fraxel is not his specialty and second, he is not a researcher. Instead, he's... READ COMMENT

I have those diagonal lines on my face, too, after Fraxel. It kind of forms a snakeskin, or alligator pattern in the texture of your skin. Sounds laughable, but not if it's happening to you. READ COMMENT