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Is There a Suction Machine to Remove Ashes That is Embedded in my Skin?

Hi, i had been cut & ashes was applied & few days later new skin grew over in which the grey/black particles are embedded & now i want it removed. I live in South Africa.

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Removing particles of dirt or road rash from the skin

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Dermabrasion and possibly Fractional CO2 laser can help remove these particles. Usually, this is a very meticulous and time consuming problem that will take multiple sessions in order to minimize scarring. Surgery90210

Los Angeles Plastic Surgeon
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