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Will i have to get poked with a needle when i get a dermabrasion?

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Dr. Bac Nguyen
Family Medicine 24 years experience
Probably not: This procedure is basically a gentle scraping of your skin to smoothen it. It can be irritating...Thus your doc may use a topical anesthetic before the procedure is done...So needle is not really needed in this case....

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