Can someone get Microdermabrasion when they have Crohn's disease and are taking Imuran?
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Consult your physician
Microdermabrasion is gentle and non-invasive method of removing the surface layer of the skin and it should not represent a problem if your skin is capable of restoration. It is not recommended to keratosis sufferers, active rosacea, active acne, diabetes, auto-immune disorders, fragile capillaries, eczema, dermatitis, psoriasis or lupus. You should consult with your physician before committing yourself to microdermabrasion.
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