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TRUE CONFESSIONS OF A FRAXELISTA – BY WENDY LEWIS
True confessions time; I have been intimate with a FraxelÂ®, four times to be exact. My first experience was with the original FraxelÂ®, when they were still using that blue dye that left you looking like a red faced Smurf for a day. For a woman who has gone through induced labor and a facelift, and for whom lasering under my arms doesn’t cause a whimper, that was bloody painful. A good time was not had by all. My eyes swelled up and I was the color of a boiled lobster for nearly a week, downing steroids and applying ice packs. I had to go to a Dermatology conference shortly after, and Dr.