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A 39-year-old member asked:

Which is better for acne atrophic scars: fraxel laser or dermabrasion?

2 doctor answers16 doctors weighed in
Dr. Timothy Mountcastle
Plastic Surgery 23 years experience
Dermabrasion: In the right hands but fraxel is safer and works quite well.
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Dr. Joshua Fox
Dermatology 40 years experience
The: The outcome from fraxel treatment is usually much more pronounced and more controlled than dermabrasion and microdermabrsion will not have much effect on the deeper layers of the skin.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Last updated Sep 28, 2016

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