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Dermabrasion is a cosmetic medical procedure in which the surface of the epidermis of the skin the stratum corneum is removed by abrasion (sanding). It is used to remove sun-damaged skin and to remove or lessen scars and dark spots on the skin. The procedure is very painful and usually requires a general anaesthetic or... more at Wikipedia

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Overall, 67% (99 Members) find Dermabrasion helpful

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yes--most effective
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Dermabrasion helps with the scarring. Once you get acne under control I strongly suggest dermabrasion once you are off medication and skin can tolerate it. Also, if you are not on meds, chemical peels can work wonders and unlike dermabrasion can be applied to flared up skin.
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It produces great results for me.
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just started it
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Did not work
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removed all the scars
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This helps with the scarring. I have also done chemical peels.
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Worked but only short term
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caused me to break out more
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