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... how long ago did you have this done? on how large a spot? and with what laser (likely a co2 ultrapulse or erbium)? yes, ask your doctor, but in the meanwhile you may want to consider using aloe gel on it, or from the plant itself if you have that available, especially if it hasn't been too long ago. what is your normal skin tone? (5 replies)
Laser Resurfacing
Mar 18, 2002
... Has anyone here gotten laser resurfacing either erbium or co2, knows alot about it, or knows of some good online journals or sites about it? ... (2 replies)
... at they do. they might give you the results you were looking for. there's a newer type of tca peel called the accupeel which, i believe has results similar to an erbium laser and is the safest on the market, i believe. i've been doing glycolic acid peels, but it doesn't sound like they'd be strong enough for what you need. ... (9 replies)

... Hi:) I't 8-th day after and I think I start to see improvement:-) Scars are definitely soften. They seems to be smaller and shallower. Rest of my face is very smooth, no zits, no pimples, no spots. Pageaday , thanks for hope:-) Doc said that the improvement will be going slowly but I am not patient:-) Now I see the different. We'll see, what will happen next few days:-) (5 replies)
Jan 13, 2004
... nths. I think this is because it only works on the very outer skin layer, stratum corneum. More permanent results require deeper layers to be treated ie CO2 or erbium laser etc. ... (28 replies)
... I had erbium laser for my acne scars and it didn't do a thing. ... (18 replies)
... e depth of the peel, peeling as well. There is a risk of scarring if one picks at the flakes or tans in the sun. For very deep rolling scars, lasers, such as the Erbium and YAG are the procedures of choice. ... (1 replies)
... aintain what I've accomplished with monthly peels. I do not expect to get the final results with these peels. I fully expect I'll have to find someone who does laser resurfacing. ... (11 replies)
... the heat of the laser(s) actually proves beneficial for a number of reasons. one, it helps to tighten the skin. another is that it vaporizes each layer as it passes, which is usually a precise depth anyhow, and the skin can just be wiped off. the most beneficial perhaps when comparing dermabrasion and lasers is that the latter is a relatively bloodless procedure due to the... (16 replies)
... lite,photogenica v......... erbium and a co2 laser r for skin resurfacing.if u want info on a certain laser search for the name of the laser and there should be a lot of web sites on it. ... (8 replies)
Mar 24, 2001
... For treating depressed acne scars, glycolic treatments with or without laser treatments can be effective. Glycolic treatments are beneficial for people of all skin tones, from very fair to dark black skin. ... (1 replies)
... Ive had Erbium for my tiny slight acne scarring. ... (0 replies)
... Thank you for everyone’s reply. I’m going back to see my derm tomorrow. As much as I hate it, I think I will get on the med first before tackling the peel/laser treatments. My face started breaking out lately again. Cietbrick, wow, it really hurt that bad? I thought it’s not supposed to hurt; even if it does, may be a little… Tif, once you got the TCA done, please let me know... (9 replies)
Scar treatments
Jul 18, 2002
... a treatments or glycolic acid several weeks before a TCA peel or laser surguery. ... (17 replies)
... Thanks for all the info, Snowlodge. I am quite sure that this is not what I am suffering from.Well I don't know... The red spots I have are vascular, since they are very red when I do something of an effort. But since these red spots must have so tiny little broken blood vessels-do you think the photoderm could take them??? I think I've read somewhere that the smallest blood... (18 replies)
... lines of demarcation are usually a co2 laser trademark in most cases. erbium usually won't produce that effect, though the results with it may be less spectacular overall. ... (9 replies)
... So, today I went in for microdermabrasion and the person who did it was so aggressive when I sat up and looked in the mirror I was bleeding! First, she exfoliated my face so hard then poured some type of acid on my face then she did the microdermabrasion and it hurt sooooo bad. It was worse then when I had laser resurfacing (erbium-yag laser) without any type of anesthetic... (4 replies)
... Anyone used it for scarring? If so how good was the result and what was the downtime? Thinking of having it done as my admittedly minor scarring hasn't really responded at all to any of the lotions and potions and peels and stuff. May as well spend the money, get em sorted and hide for a month until they're healed. :eek: (1 replies)
... I have posted messages before about VBeam and Smoothbeam. Those lasers have helped my scarring soooo much. I have one bad scar in particular that is REALLY noticable. I thought I was going to have laser resurfacing (like CO2 or Erbium, which has a downtime of about two weeks) to make it look less noticable. But my derm said that with VBeam and Smoothbeam in about 4 or so... (5 replies)
... you this...they are expensive on the long run but a derm says she's polishing the skin to get even better results when the other doctor of the clinic perform the laser im scheduled to have this summer, the erbium YAG type. ... (9 replies)

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