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Are There Side Effects and Complications With Dermabrasion and Microdermabrasion?
Dermabrasion side effects include:
Microdermabrasion side effects include:
Care After Dermabrasion and Microdermabrasion
Dermabrasion: You will have a follow-up appointment soon after your dermabrasion. Do not drink alcohol for 48 hours after the procedure. Do not take aspirin or any products that contain aspirin or ibuprofen for one week afterwards. Don't smoke.
Microdermabrasion: Use moisturizers and sunscreens. Avoid sun exposure for a few days immediately after the procedure.
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