Laser Peel/Resurfacing Questions & Answers

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Do they really remove age spots and wrinkles while tightening the skin at the same time? I don't understand how any lifting is taking place without an actual facelift surgery.
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I'm 35 and I started to develop acne at 16. I went to various doctors who prescribed me numerous treatments from oral anti-biotics to green tea masks and facials. The only thing I haven't tried yet is a chemical peel. B...
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I have very minor temporal recession. I recently visited Dr. Robert Bernstein in NYC and was put on Finasteride (4mg tablet broken into 4 pieces) + Rogaine. Even though my hair loss in minor, I really don't want to lose...
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Under my eyes i have several viral papillomas that really bother me every time I wash my face and even apply makeup. No matter how much foundation I apply or how much I try to hide them I still notice them when I look i...
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Are lasers mostly used to fix facial skin discoloration and create a smoother look? And how much does it cost?
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I read about Laser Liposuction and I have been going back and forth on whether or not I should try it. Do you have any opinions or information on Laser Liposuction? I really only need it in my abdomen and I am not overw...
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Repeated exposure to sun left me with severe "freckles" on my face and shoulders, and I can tell that they get larger, darker, and multiply over time. I've never go to the beach without sunscreen after I realized things...
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It's a pricey treatment so I must know if the results justify the cost. How variable are the results?
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The traditional tummy tuck gets rid of both the fat and the skin, but I don't know if laser tummy tuck does the same thing. I know how a laser functions and I don't understand if it has any result with the sagging skin....
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Is there a peel or other treatment I can do for dark spots (melasma) that won't lighten or bleach my entire face?
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Is It possible to have laser treatment for hair growth without having to take suppliment such as DHT inhibiters and Minoxidil. I am 72 years old have had Prostate Cancer and have high blood pressure. I have male pat...
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From what I understand, CO2 Laser Resurfacing penetrates deeper into the skin, being one of the most effective types of lasers. What is the starting cost for this treatment?
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How is Laser Skin Resurfacing better than other lasers at removing the outer layers of the skin? Would anyone please give me some pros and cons? There're so many types of skin lasers nowadays that, the more I research,...
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Are there any lasers or treatments forIdiopathic Guttate Hypomelanosis (IGH)?
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What I want to find out is if the only way to totally get rid of a tattoo is with a laser (outside of getting another tattoo to cover it up)? Tattoos, like everything else that should be undertaken with a mature and sob...
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50 and looking for best non surgical procedure for facial tightening or mid-face lift without using fillers. There is too much out there and when I have my heart set on something, I find terrible reviews. Like people s...
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i have developed a stretch mark on my face from rapid weight loss. It was never pink or red it's just white. None of the stretch marks I've ever had have started out as pink or red just white. Anyway is there a chance i...
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Is there a recommended amount of time I should wait to see if hemosiderin staining goes away on its own, before getting a laser treatment to help speed up the process? Or is it okay and safe to just go right for it? My...
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I have very strong active acne. What is the best option in my position? Should I use a fraxel laser or should I go with the photodynamic therapy? Is one better than the other for live acne as opposed to scaring? I thin...
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I have several fine lines and wrinkles around my eyes. I’m 58 years old but I feel much older because of this. When comparing IPL vs Fraxel, which would you say is the better option for someone in my scenario? I have n...
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I just had my first photofacial. Should I wait another four weeks before my next one? I do not think I will have any time in the upcoming six weeks with work and some family vacations. What should I do if that is the b...
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I started to notice hemosiderin staining after my tummy tuck. I don’t want to wait for the staining to disappear on its own, so what types of treatments, specifically lasers can help speed up the process? Are there any...
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I just had my 30th birthday and as gift to myself I am trying to find a solution for my stretch marks. My stretch marks are mainly around my butt and thighs. What type of laser is best set up to get rid of these types ...
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What types of specifics go into the total cost of laser treatment for stretch marks? I have about one thousand dollars to spend and want to get rid of all the stretch marks on my upper thighs and bum. Is that enough ca...
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I had a fraxel treatment a few days ago and my skin now feels dry, tight and there are brown spots that weren’t there before. Is this normal? I never had any laser treatments so I’m not really sure what to expect, but ...
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Are fraxel repair and fraxel restore the same thing, or am I just confused? I would love to hear any feedback or advice about if there are differences and which is the better option. Thank you!!
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I don’t want a tummy tuck or anything invasive, but I have big unattractive stretch marks above my pubic region, below my belly button. Are there any good laser treatments or other non-invasive options for me?
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Is fraxel repair really as painful and expensive as I heard it was? Is an ultrasound facelift a better option for someone like myself who is looking to tighten skin and reduce fine lines/wrinkles? I don’t know much abo...
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The summer is coming up and I always like to make sure that I have a solid base tan before I go to the beach. I had a fraxel treatment on my face a few months ago and will be getting another in two weeks. Should I not ...
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Is fraxel good for spot treating areas of the face, like crows feet? I would like to just take care of that rather than doing a treatment on my entire face. If fraxel isn’t good for this what other options do I have?
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