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When Can I Return to Laser Hair Removal Sessions After a Tummy Tuck? Will the Laser Affect the Appearance of Scar?

When Can I Return to Laser Hair Removal Sessions After a Tummy Tuck? Will the Laser Affect the Appearance of Scar?

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Laser Hair Removal after Tummy Tuck?

Thank you for the question.

I would suggest returning  for further laser hair treatment one month after the tummy tuck operation;  ask the operator to avoid treating the area of the incision line just to be safe.

Best wishes.

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