What is dermabrasion?
Dermabrasion (also called dermabrasion) is a process in which a doctor sands the skin. This is to improve the appearance of scars caused by acne, smallpox, or those resulting from tattoos, and also in the treatment of small wrinkles.
The process of sanding the skin is carried out by a device that rotates at a high speed, And it is fixed with a sanding head or brush. This process removes the outer layers of the skin, Which stimulates the growth of a new homogeneous and smoother skin layer.
Dermabrasion is usually done in a doctor’s office, where the doctor, Spray a spray on the face to freeze the skin. Then he begins the sanding procedure, and the time required to carry out the procedure depends on the size of the patient’s skin surface. It can vary from 15 minutes to an hour.
Usually, the process of exfoliating the skin does not have any side effects. However, there is a possibility of some dark spots appearing on the skin, which are usually the result of exposure to sunlight in the first days and months after surgery.
What to expect after sanding the skin?
The sanding process helps to produce a new layer of skin that is smoother and more homogeneous, Which gives a beautiful young look. The result obtained after the operation, It is often permanent.
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