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Is Microdermabrasion Safe Treatment for People with a Darker Skin?

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Is Microdermabrasion Safe Treatment for People with a Darker Skin?

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Microdermabrasion is a great treatment to have every 2-4 weeks apart. Patients of all skin types are able to receive this with no side effect as long they're seen by an experienced provider.

Los Angeles Plastic Surgeon
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Microderm for darker skin types

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Microdermabrasion can be performed safely and effectively for all skin types presuming the right equipment and operator are using them - for darker skin especially, I would make sure to obtain your treatments at a medical office.

Toronto Dermatologic Surgeon
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Microdermabrasion Safe for Darker Skin Types

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Yes as long as it is performed by an experienced professional, preferably a physician or a medical assistant under the supervision of a physician (in a doctor's office). We do a lot of microdermabrasion in my practice on all skin types with great results. 

Web reference: http://www.barnettdermatology.com/practice.php?id=29

New York Dermatologist
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