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Is spa microdermabrasion/chemical peeling safe?

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Dr. Brock Ridenour answered

Specializes in Plastic Surgery

The quality of skin care provider in a spa setting is quite variable. It takes considerable training and judgement to assess the skin, and to predict how it will best respond to a combination of physical exfoliation (microdermabrasion) and the application of various superficial peeling agents. A safe bet would be to find a provider that has good physician support and oversight.

Answered Nov 30, 2016

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