Is an at home microdermabrasion bad for me?

Tara Whitworth
There are many different home microdermabrasion kits available and it really depends on the ingredients. Some ingredients may not be good for your skin. Before you begin any home treatment you should always check with your doctor.


Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)

Although microdermabrasion kits are sold in retail stores, you should always check with your doctor before getting such a treatment. To be on the safe side, make sure you have no underlying medical condition that would make this at-home procedure dangerous.

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