Its been exactly a week since my daughter's first laser treatment on a facial pws. I was wondering if anybody could give me some guidence about the bruising because the the area went very dark immediately after the treatment with a deep coloured bruise (aprt from her top lip that remained pink albeit it went a darker pink colour).
THe bruising is now fading but underneath the area is still a dark pink and does not look lighter than before the first treatment - infact it looks darker. Is it too early after a week to see any improvement?.
Hi Jonathan - My daughter has had twelve treatments on her pws which covers her left cheek and each time it has taken at least six to eight weeks to see a reasonable amount of lightening (she has been having treatments about every eight weeks since she was three months old). I too always think that it looks worse after treatment and worry that we aren't going to see much more lightening. Try to stay positive as the very dark pink bruising can remain for up to four weeks.
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