I went to see certified plastic surgeon at 4 months since injury that resulted in scars on nose.
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I went to see certified plastic surgeon at 4 months since injury that resulted in scars on nose
Dermabrasion can be used to improve the appearance of scars.
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Scarabrasion Works Well For Eliminating Scars If Performed Eight To Twelve Weeks After Injury
The longer a scar is permitted to mature, the less effective will the ultimate dermabrasion likely be, which would be the reason I would not suggest waiting a full year to treat. Finally, nowadays, in place of traditional dermabrasion using a motorized instrument or even manual dermabrasion using sterilized sanding paper, I would opt to treat with fractional dermabrasion, aka fractional microneedle therapy.
With this critical window in mind, and the fact that it is already beyond sixteen weeks since injury, I would suggest obtaining a second opinion asap to discuss these issues. For more information on scar treatment, check out the archives of Realself.com.
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