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GLOSSARY : Signs of age, wrinkles, firmness

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Dermabrasion consists in mechanically “wearing away” the upper layer of the epidermis. It is done under local anaesthetic. Dermabrasion is used to remove scars, medium-depth wrinkles, pigmentation spots or rosacea.