Burn in the Nipple

well about a month ago i used a massage machine for the breast without cream even though it did said so in the instructions..i think that i burned my skin its like ironed and white in an area..i would like to know does the burn in that area heals well?will it leave a scar?what can i use in the nipple area?the skin seems dehydrated?how long will it take to be normal again?will it ever be normal?

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Nipple Burn

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Generally speaking the nipple recovers from trauma well and with minimal scarring due to its excellent blood supply and regenerative ability. However, it may be hypopigmented. Gentle wound care with a mild soap such as cetaphil and an antibiotic ointmentf

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