Definition of Dermabrasion
Dermabrasion is the removal of the top layers of the skin. It is a type of skin smoothing surgery.
Michael Lehrer, M.D., Department of Dermatology, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc. – 10/28/2008