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Laser resurfacing (ablative CO2/Erbium:YAG)

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This 65 year-old woman was candidate for a facelift, but did not want any incisions or scars, and instead underwent full-face Erbium:YAG/CO2 laser (ablative, 1 session only) resurfacing as 1-hour outpatient operation by Dr. Tholen. She returned to social activities with normal make-up in 8 days. After photos 3 months post-op. 

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