Thick Skin from Needling

I had needling done but the skin around my mouth has got much thicker than my cheeks. Is there any way to thin down the skin in this area? thanks

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Thick skin from needling

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If the skin is thick on the surface vs. a thick dermis, the treatment might be very different. You would have to be seen in consultation and if more than a cream is recommended, you must make sure you know the risks of scarring from any laser treatment suggested.


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