Needle Dermabrasion

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In this article we describe a technique of needle dermabrasion (tattoo without pigment) used to improve achromic, hypertrophic, and unsightly scars. It is simple, safe (no complications), and it gives us consistently good results.

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Camirand, A., Doucet, J. Needle Dermabrasion . Aesth. Plast. Surg. 21 , 48 –51 (1997). https://doi.org/10.1007/s002669900081

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  • Key words: Needle dermabrasion—Microdermabrasion—Hypertrophic scars—Achromic scars