Treatment and Procedures

Picture of Erythema Following Fraxel Laser Treatment

Picture of Erythema Following Fraxel Laser Treatment

Erythema, or skin redness, is a common occurrence after Fraxel laser treatment. The woman in the photo is experiencing facial erythema after undergoing eight passes of Fraxel laser therapy. The skin redness may last between 3 and 7 days.

Image Source: Color Atlas of Cosmetic Dermatology Marc R. Avram, Sandy Tsao, Zeina Tannous, Mathew M. Avram Copyright 2007 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.

Text Reference: The Journal of Clinical and Aesthetic Dermatology, vol. 3, 2010: "Update on Fractional Laser Dermatology"