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Dermabrasion

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I moved your topic into the scar forum, which is more directly related to your question. I hope you get some replies this way.

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I was told by a doctor many years ago that they prefer that you not have active acne when they dermabrade but I am not sure of the status of the information at this time.

I would recommend that you contact a very experienced dermabrasion doctor such as Dr. David Alkek in Dallas or Dr. Yarbourgh in New Orleans and talk to them or their staff.

Dan

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Take care of the acne first. Trst me u will be much better if u do. That dermabtrasion can make little zits all over causing new scars if u have it actively and still do the dermabrasion. If u have scars bad enough to consider a dermabrasion u should be on accutane or take it until the acne is gone. Sometimes it might take 3 or 4 treatments but that is better than a ton of scars. Most do it in one or maybe 2 treatments just saying u need to end the acne and oil first.

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