Scar Revision Questions & Answers

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I have a few scars on my body, but there's one on my forehead that is very large and bothers me. I’ve tried subcision, fat grafting, and lasering, they seemed to only make this scar worse, so now I'm looki...
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I'd like to minimize the scar on my forehead if possible. What are my options?
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It's 2 weeks out & swollen still. This is my third facial Mohs, and I had plastic surgeon do first 2 closings and look beautiful with no visible scarring. Mohs surgeon (new to me) did this one but I don't feel rig...
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I had my cheeks pierced 10 years ago and only had them in for 6 months, but now my cheeks have tiny scars that “dimple” when I smile. As I’ve aged, the dimples have turned into my natural smile line an...
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As done with certain burn victims is it possible to use a ballon expander to stretch the skin where self harm scars are, then later cutting the excess skin thus removing the scars and leaving a surgical scar instead.
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I have surgical scars on the outside and the majority of the length of both my femurs from titanium plate placements in 2002. One of which had multiple surgeries and has resulted in an indent in my muscles. I hate the...
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I have a large scar down my cheek from a skin cancer surgery. Will having a hydrafacial make the scar stand out more or improve its appearance?
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What can I do at home to stop the pain fromthe keloid on my ear? It's very painful.
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I once had a "underground" zit on my forehead and I let my organism do it's work to get rid of it, without me having to poke it. After 1 year it somehow never faded completely and I noticed a slight raise. So...
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This is the scar of my 2 years old son. Last year in November he got burned. No skin graft was performed on him. We are treating him with silicone creams, silicone sheets and pressure garments but still the scars ...
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I would like to know how scar revision works and if it applies to my situation. I'm concerned that it only apply to scars that are the result of plastic surgery procedures (i.e., residual scarring from breast reduction...
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I'm ready to finally get rid of my c-section scars. I have three children: the first I delivered naturally and the last two were via c-section. We are done with having kids and in the fall, my youngest will start kinder...
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I apologize if my question is too general. I'm asking on someone else's behalf so I can't speak with total authority but I can give you an idea. I have a good friend who's survived a lot of trauma. She's a remarkable p...
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I have a long surgical cut on my right side from urethra surgery in 1995. Is it possible to remove this scar? I cannot wear a bikini and I am shy undressing ibecause of it.
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I have a scar from my C Section but do not know how to get rid of it. Some people say a tummy tuck works but then now I am seeing that I can just get a scar revision. Is that just a way to fix the scar without touching...
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I was informed that there would be some scarring following the type of breast augmentation surgery I elected to have but I didn't expect the areola scars to be as ugly as they are. It has only been a few months and I r...
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