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Micro Swelling

Just wondered how long on average micro swelling usually lasts? i would like to get an idea how long i have to wait before i can determine whether the results i see are from microswelling or collagen formation...

Thanks in advance!!

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A day to a week at most?

The swelling subsides in a few days. The microswelling lasts 2-4 weeks, depending on how carefully you're looking at your skin (and how your skin reacts to fraxel, obviously)...

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lamaar

for dermaroller (sure it is not too different for fraxel) to properly gauge results you should wait for at least 6 weeks, this timeframe will give you a good idea about results

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Well most of my scars never filled in significantly even with the swellign straight after the rolling... the did fill in a bit a few days post, but now most of them are same as before. I just hope i have plenty of collagen placement to look foward to!! It has only been a week though so early days indeed...

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