dermabrasion definition

  • noun:
    • A surgical procedure made to pull epidermis flaws, such as scars, by abrading the surface of the epidermis with good sandpaper or line brushes.
    • A cosmetic surgical procedure where surface associated with the epidermis of the skin is removed by abrasion, typically to remove scare tissue or sun-damaged skin.
    • removal of scars or tattoos by anesthetizing skin surface and then sanding or scraping off some of the exterior skin layer

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