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Dermabrasion is the process of surgically scraping the skin to help lessen the appearance of scars, wrinkles, pigmentation, and pre-cancerous lesions. LEARN MORE ›

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My orginal motivation was to rid myself of the lines around my mouth. I had done fillers before but never really liked the outcome. I wasn't going to give a bad review originally but my new motivation is I went back to this same Doctor thinking I wanted a face lift and signed up. Today, three... READ MORE

I have been educating myself on this type of exfoliation for the face. While setting up a consultation for fillers, I saw that the office was offering a special on dermaplaning. I decided to make an appt for that as well as filler consultation. Going in I was pretty nervous, leaving I was super... READ MORE

Three weeks ago I had a dermabrasion done for moderate to severe acne scarring due to years of cystic acne. I first want to say that i have already undergone a total of 12 (yes, 12) rounds of fraxel laser from two different physicians. All of which did not even touch my scarring. Not even a... READ MORE

Hello everyone, I am reviewing this procedure since i feel there are not much reviews about this procedure online. I had a problem of acne scars, uneven skin texture, freckles etc for almost like 10 yrs now. It had a huge impact on my social life as well as on my psychology due to which i... READ MORE

Hey there :) M Asian 19 yrs old Been reading all the mutual stories N Guess m not the only one going through the same situation! ! I had ( or have cuz idk the result yet cuz m still bandaged) severe pock marks since I was In 4th Grade n it hurts yes it does REALLY HURT :( I had purchase ... READ MORE

I was noticing large pores and alot of fine lines,around mouth. Overall texture of skin just not very attractive. I decided on Erbium laser resurfacing and Sanding (which helps with pore size) procedure wasnt very painful. Just the sanding was alot of rubbing. Numbing cream was applied and left... READ MORE

Hello, This is Soham from India. I had acne since my teen and have developed severe acne scarring. I have tried all most every procedure starting from micro derma abrasion, subsicion, fat grafting, filler and lasers but nothing helped to reduce my scarring before I had no choice but to go for... READ MORE

After 4 years of looking at my laser damaged face and trying less invasive treatments first, I finally decided after 1.5 years of research and seriously thinking about it to get Dermabrasion. If you see my TCA reviews, you see I stayed with the same doctor. He knows my skin, has been... READ MORE

I have gone to the Stevens Institute for over 15 years. During that time I have had numerous treatments including eyelid surgery, facials of all kinds, botox and fillers. The Institute is the place to go. You feel safe and secure with each associate you meet. Most recently, I had a Custom... READ MORE

Horrible recovery and devastating outcomeI flew to Taipei, Taiwan to undergo a mechanical dermabrasion in Aug 2013.The surgeon is Chuang Jia Wing???Not to mention the 1-year reddness, my face is further scarred. Now it looks as if some flesh has been scratched or spooned out. It is even deeper... READ MORE

There was no review for Derma-sweep,so i guess i am the first one. :) Today i did a patch test on my horrible brown patches on my cheeks. I just did the right one to begin with. It felt like dermabrasion minus the crystals and a finer tip used. I have disgusting brown hyperpigmentation on both... READ MORE

I've had acne since I was 13, but it didn't get really bad until I was in college when I developed cystic acne. By the time I was 22, I chose to get on Accutane. I have since had microdermabrasion (12x), laser resurfacing (6x), and injectibles. I wasn't getting the results I needed so here I am... READ MORE

I am 26 years old and have suffered from acne since middle school. I have seen a dermatologist ever since I was 18 years old, and been put on numerous different oral medications and face creams. I have done a couple chemical peels at my dermatologist office and silk peels also. I wanted to try... READ MORE

Hi I'm Mexican with brown skin so they told me to do dermabrasion and I did but before I was so stress reading all the bad reviews but thank god it work for me I see a difference of 70 percent on my face and I'm satisfied my doctor told me if I get a second treatment it would get rid of my acne... READ MORE

I had terrible wrinkles around my mouth from smoking, sun and wind. I had always told myself that if I quit smoking, I would reward myself with trying to do away with the wrinkles. I finally quit smoking 6 years ago, when I had a triple heart bypass. I had a Restylane injection from my... READ MORE

***Please note: I underwent a DermaSweep treatment NOT a Dermabrasion, but DermaSweep is not listed. DermaSweep is a unique, customizable treatment that utilizes bristles to exfoliate the top layer of the skin and infusion solutions to target specific skin concerns. I chose to undergo... READ MORE

At the age of 10, I met with an accident and due to that I got a short scar on my left upper arm. I consulted several doctors and accordingly used various creams however it din't worked at all. I was very disappointed but one day one of my friends suggested me to have a dermabrasion surgery at... READ MORE

Marvel Cosmetics have consistently helped me reduce my sun damage and improve the quality of my skin. I have a standing monthly appointment and is the best money I spend! They are professional a courteous. I love the "Monthly Club Special", it helps me stay on top of problems before they... READ MORE

In April 2008 I was looking for a doctor to help me with my acne issue. Has a consultation with Dr. Gillum he suggested for my skin type i needed to have a dermabrasiom surgery. I should have left the hospital but I didnt. My face is all scared up both my cheeks and jawline. I've been living... READ MORE

My experience was great, as usual, the staff & Dr. Ort were wonderful and friendly. Also had another procedure w/ Dr. Ort, His Aesthetician Sheila is very knowledgeable, as is the entire staff there. This practice has state of the art equipment, very clean. Everyone is always very helpful,... READ MORE

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How much does Dermabrasion cost?

The typical cost for Dermabrasion ranges from $75-$4,000 with an average cost of $1,075. Costs will vary by surgeon, geographic region and the complexity of the procedure. Cost estimates are based on 55 patient reviews submitted on RealSelf. Learn more