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Everyone, so i done a Pixel laser 2 weeks ago, i been told

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hi everyone, so i done a Pixel laser 2 weeks ago, i been told that i will be finish peeling within a week, but now is been more than 2 weeks, there are some brown crusted skin on my face still not peel off yet, and now i am really worried what is going on? or is this normal? i been search around over internet for people who had done pixel laser, they all finish peeling within 7 days or the longest in 9 days, but i am in my 17 days. can any one help me out, please! any advice would be so much appreciated! thank you!!!
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 5 months ago.
Hi there,This is Dr Basu, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist.I am here to address your concerns and provide great service.Yes it can still go on even after 2 weeks. The behavior of individual skin to pixar laser is not predictable. Some individuals may shed more than usual. But it does not make the procedure a failure. You should see gradual improvement over next 2 weeks. You can apply topical hydrocortisone ointment twice daily to slow own the peeling. Best wishes,It was my pleasure to help you today.If I have answered all your questions, Please rate my response Excellent (click on the 5th star on top).Please bookmark my profile for fast, reliable authentic answers!This is the link to my profile: