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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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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