10/15/2010

Laser treatments for unwanted body hair, spider veins, wrinkles and tattoo removal are widely available, but lasers can cause burns and scarring, and some states do not require laser operators to be state certified. Consumers should find out the level of training laser operators have received, how much experience they have and whether their clients have had complications, said dermatologist Dr. Alexander Gross, chairman of the Georgia Composite Medical Board.

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