Dermabrasion is a surgical process that scrapes away the top layers of skin to treat scars, wrinkles, pre-cancerous lesions, tattoos and pigmentation, resulting in a more youthful appearance.
Who Is A Candidate For Dermabrasion?
Dermabrasion is best suited to lighter-skinned people, who are at less risk for hyperpigmentation. It should not be performed on those who have active acne. It Should Not Be Confused With Microdermabrasion, Which Is A Non-surgical, Minimally Invasive Procedure To Treat The Top Layer Of The Skin.