How Soon Can I Have Laser After Dermabrasion?

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How Soon Can I Have Laser After Dermabrasion?

Thank you for your question. Dermabrasion exfoliates dead skin cells, so laser treatment can penetrate the skin better. It is very I hope this helps.

Bay Area Dermatologist
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Laser following dermabrasion.

Thanks for your question.  A person typically has either dermabrasion or laser resurfacing.  Following a successful dermabrasion procedure one typically is done with any type of further surgical resurfacing procedures.  Hope that helps.

Shaun Parson, MD
Phoenix Plastic Surgeon
4.8 out of 5 stars 46 reviews

Laser after Dermabrasion

Depends on what you are trying to achieve.  This is an unusual question since most patients would have one, or the other.  Dermabrasion and Laser are designed for different problems.  You didn't say why you had Dermabrasion, but I assume maybe for scars.  Your best options is to consult with a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon, certified by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) to address your concerns.

Robert E. Zaworski, MD
Atlanta Plastic Surgeon
4.8 out of 5 stars 62 reviews

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