Dermabrasion

What is Dermabrasion?

Operative procedure to efface acne scars or pits; performed with sandpaper, rotating abrasive drums, wire brushes, or other materials.

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hi,i am 32 years old,and i have nevus spilus on my leg,does it have a risk of skin cancer if i tattooed it?i had dermabrasion before 4 years and it...

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Thanks for posting to hcm,
As per recommendations tatoos done at a good places won't cause cancers. But yes off course tatooing can cause cancer....

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I have been having pigmentation on my forehead and cheeks for about 12 years now. Have tried several creams, peels, dermabrasion etc but nothing...

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Hello,
Thanks for the query.
This hyper pigmentation can be removed by using skin lightening creams.
Various creams are available like melalite xl,...

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I have had deep cysts in my underarms and upper inner thigh area. They are often painful and drain either by pressure or on their own. They...

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My query is to a dermatologist. My Name is Mrs. Nair, age- 38 years, female. My problem is listed below:

In 2006 April I started having hyper...

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I ve had microdermabrasion 2 or 3 times with the time in between each one being 2 or 3 months... I have also done the laser once... I have a thick...

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Hello This is Ravi, I have black dots which around my left eye and cheek, not sure what is the problem exactly. I did had dermabrasion but it did...

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I have black spots over my back. is there any treatment?

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I went in to book my first microdermabrasion and the skin therapist noticed multiple small white bumps on my nose. I assumed it was stubborn white...

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Dear Doctor , we have used the tube as suggested by you but still the scars are still there only faded little bit. should we continue with same...

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