Ten days after getting zapped with a laser, my hands are getting gorgeous. Not only are the brown spots gone, I’d forgotten that lasers also tighten the skin. On my hands that means less lines and wrinkles. I really love that this procedure has double duty benefits and I enjoy seeing my smoother hands free of age spots. Now they match my plans for the future.
During the day I used Neutrogena Sunscreen for Sensitive Skin 30 SPF ( with zinc oxide) while the spots were healing. Now they are just a little pink, I switched to Aveeno Continuous Protection 100 SPF which has both chemical and physical sunscreens. I never thought of using sunscreen on my hands and they looked it. Now protecting my hands will be part of my … Continue Reading… →
On Day 6 after the YAG laser treatment, the spots on my hands are totally painless, a bit less red, but still attract shock and awe. ( I think its part of the fear of bed bugs thing) The big boy bandaids that I bought at CVS covered my hands, but the adhesive edges irritated the lasered areas. The dressings provided by Dr Marmur after the procedure did a much better job, but turned out to be hard to find. Finally located them at a local surgical supply store. Dr M had tried to give me a supply of these Telfa dressings, but I choose that moment to go macho– and waved off the need for a covering.Continue Reading… →