I had Microdermabrasion and it caused some bruises near my cheek. How can remove the bruises?

I had a microdermabration and I had some bruises near my cheek bone, how can eliminate bruising and I am so scared for permanent discoloration. Please what kind of ointment to make it go away fast and eventually take care the discoloration. Please help.

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Bruising after microdermabrasion

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Microdermabrasion is a light exfoliating treatment. It should absolutely not cause bruising! There are bruise creams and such that claim to work. I haven't seen a great one yet. There is also Arnica (cream or pellet formation) that helps with bruises too. But really, bottom line, something went wrong if you got bruises from a simple microderm treatment.

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