What Side Effects Are Possible from Microdermabrasion? Scarring?

Is scarring and pitting possible without breaking the skin withmicroderm?

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Side effects from microdermabrasion

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The most common side effects are a bit of dryness, irritation and dehydration of the skin. Occasionally you can have an acne flare up. Very rarely an infection is possible. If performed at a medical clinic under medical supervision, using medical grade equipment, the likelihood of problems is quite remote. ~ Dr. Benjamin Barankin, Toronto Dermatology Centre.


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