dermabrasion


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dermabrasion

[¦dər·mə¦brā·zhən]
(medicine)
The surgical removal of scarred or tatooed skin by mechanical means such as rotating wire brushes or sandpaper.
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He says repeated peels and dermabrasion - essentially the same thing, just a difference in the speed of skin-cell removal - ignore the fact that when we peel the skin, we make it thinner, even if this is only temporary.
The spa is also the first to carry the SkinMaster(TM), which, through mechanical and thermal action, exfoliates, moisturizes, circulates and clears the skin without crystals or dermabrasion.
YOU could find dermabrasion helpful - it's used to remove the pitted scars left by acne.
There are several approaches to treating AK, including freezing, surgical excision, scraping, lasers, chemical peels, dermabrasion, photodynamic therapy and topical prescription medications such as Aldara (imiquimod) cream, 5%, a treatment approved early last year by the U.
We introduced three core items (Micro Dermabrasion Kit, Anti-Wrinkle Serum and the Collagen Facial Blanket) in May of 2004 to the retail marketplace to serve as the anchor for our 2004 retail sales.
Existing therapies including dermabrasion, excision, ablation and chemical peels have only marginal efficacy.
We are receiving more requests for special skin and body enhancement treatments and often are asked about cutting-edge preventative treatments such as dermabrasion, Botox and collagen.
Dermatologists use GentlePeel for numerous clinical procedures including general dermabrasion, blending scars and other imperfections such as acne scar revision and skin exfoliation.
Food & Drug Administration (FDA) for dermabrasion or skin resurfacing (treating "crows feet"), blepharoplasty, end-stage glaucoma treatment and anterior capsulotomy.
Food & Drug Administration (FDA) for such procedures as dermabrasion, or skin resurfacing (treating "crows feet"), blepharoplasty, end-stage glaucoma treatment and anterior capsulotomy.