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NicholeKim

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  1. It has been over a week since I had my first Fraxel Laser Treatment. I thought I would make a list of all the observation. Pros: 7/26/2011 – 8/3/2011 Facial swelling went down One noticeable scar that filled in No more pain No more open wounds The dusky skin peeled off, skin is a bit raw, but that’s fine Cons: 7/22/2011 - 7/25/2011 Face looked burnt Severe hyperigmentation Swelling and pain 7/29/2011 Face has red/pink spots from the most intense laser settings 8/1
  2. It has been over a week since I had my first Fraxel Laser Treatment. I thought I would make a list of all the observation. Pros: 7/26/2011 �€“ 8/3/2011 Facial swelling went down One noticeable scar that filled in No more pain No more open wounds The dusky skin peeled off, skin is a bit raw, but that�€™s fine Cons: 7/22/2011 - 7/25/2011 Face looked burnt Severe hyperpigmentation Swelling and pain 7/29/2011 Face has red/pink spots from the most intense laser settings 8/1/2011 Br
  3. Wicky, I'll let you know who I am seeing if I see any significant changes to my scars. Best, Kim
  4. Hi Wicky, Just to clarify, I have not tried smoothbeam treatment yet. As soon as my face is healed from the Fraxel treatment, I will be going for smoothbeam at the end of August. I was told by my dermatologist that smoothbeam lasers are very good for live acne and also scars. Most dermatologist do not recommend lasering acne scars off until all the live acne is gone for at least a few weeks. Using lasers on live acne can cause more scars. Smoothbeam is very similar to Accutane in that it w
  5. A few days ago, I just got my first Fractional Laser acne scar treatment. As a female in my 20's, I have had cystic acne since I was a teen. I had tried every thing known and unknown to man to get rid of my acne. Eventually, 3 cycles of Accutane for 3 years did the trick and shrank my acne scars as well. Five years after Accutane, I decided to remove my acne scars more "permanently" (if that is even possible). My first treatment involved a numbing cream for approximately 30 minutes and and th
  6. A few days ago, I just got my first Laser acne scar treatment. As a female in my 20's, I have had cystic acne since I was a teen. I had tried every thing known and unknown to man to get rid of my acne. Eventually, 3 cycles of Accutane for 3 years did the trick and shrank my acne scars as well. Five years after Accutane, I decided to remove my acne scars more "permanently" (if that is even possible). My first treatment involved a numbing cream for approximately 30 minutes and and then 30-4
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