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    Condition: Skin Lesions that are Not Thick due to Sun Exposure
    7/9/2016 1:30:23 PM

    Reviewer: RichL1, 55-64 on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    Excellent Results - Very pleased. I realize everyone's experience is different, but this was a very effective treatment for me. Major areas of pre cancer on face and scalp ( dry flaking bumps, red spots, etc ) which had been frozen more times than I can count. One derm was a cutter and he took many biopsies (all negative). Levulan Treatment was as others described but tolerable with a fan ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Skin Lesions that are Not Thick due to Sun Exposure
    6/1/2016 3:05:05 PM

    Reviewer: Rebekah, 65-74 on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    With a history of skin cancer, I agreed to have this procedure in an effort to stave off future surgeries. They applied the Levulan and waited an hour then did the BLU light for 16 minutes. It felt like a blow torch on my face, but the worst was yet to come. This is Day 8. My skin has peeled multiple times. Four areas have bled. The pain and burning has been unbelievably intense. Never, never will ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Skin Lesions that are Not Thick due to Sun Exposure
    5/23/2016 1:49:39 PM

    Reviewer: Brian, 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    This was the most painful thing I've ever done on purpose. While under the light it felt like a blowtorch on my face. Was pretty painful for about 3 days, and peeled for several weeks after. When it was all over though, my skin looked much better, so I can't say I'm dis-satisfied. Given my experience, I will not be doing this again though.

    Condition: Skin Lesions that are Not Thick due to Sun Exposure
    4/4/2016 4:58:13 PM

    Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I think the first time is the worst. I've had it done 4 times on my face and it's less painful each time. Take a handheld mini fan and blow on your treated skin while under the light. I took extra strength Tylenol third time and fourth time after they applied chemical before the blue light.

    Condition: Skin Lesions that are Not Thick due to Sun Exposure
    3/22/2016 3:26:42 PM

    Reviewer: leper, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Wasn't given a lot of info of the post procedure affects. If I had, I wouldn't have done this. I've had several lesions removed from my face and wanted to get it all done at once. This was recommended by my dermatologist. I had the treatment on Friday and now on Tuesday, the redness has increased, the peeling has increased, I have bloody spots and my face is coated in petroleum jel ... Show Full Comment

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