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can the fraxel laser improve scarring caused by laser tattoo removal?

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Dr. Glynis Ablon
28 years experience Dermatology
Yes fraxel can help: scars as do many other lasers, see a laser specialist who is a fellow of the american society of laser medicine and surgery for help.
Answered on May 4, 2015

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