Location: kansas
Member since 4/2/2010


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Palomar 1540 Fractional Laser Melted the Fat in my Face - Kansas City, KS

After I got the treatment my face kept burning. A month after, 2 months after, 3 months...it just kept burning. In the meantime, I noticed that my face kept looking more and more saggy. I could not understand what was happening to me. I noticed a little scar on my right cheek was actually getting lower on my face. The plumpness left my full lips, leaving them limp and deflated. I could see... READ MORE

Recent comments from whirleegig

It did remove the freckles but I hope you don't mind me saying that I rather liked your freckles. It appears that your jawline has changed. Is this a trick of the light? READ COMMENT

Fractional lasers cause damage similar to IPL. Cellular apoptosis and damage to all three layers of skin. Had I known this, I never would have allowed these devices near my face. I used to be very pretty. Not anymore! READ COMMENT

Many of us have had these same horrible results from fractional laser. The fat in my face melted and my thyroid function was damaged. There are plenty of complaints to the FDA regarding lasers and IPL and I talk to other victims every... READ COMMENT

Thank you for your well-wishes, Kristi. I do have friends who were damaged by IPL. I'm sure you're very cautious but I don't think the technology has been fully screened for dangers, considering that both IPL and laser machines have... READ COMMENT

I can't believe they went ahead and charged you then told you know refunds! That's awful! What an abuse of power! I am so sorry this happened to you and I do understand because I was horribly disfigured by a fractional laser. Much... READ COMMENT