I had three flat moles removed from my face but one of them left a hole. Will it heal? (photos)
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Depression After Facial Mole Removal
Thank you for sharing your photos. If it has already been two months since the procedure, the area may improve slightly, but it is unlikely to fill in entirely. There are many options to help improve the appearance of your scar.
Serial treatments with a micro-needling device or a laser such as Fraxel may help even out the textural irregularities on the surface of the skin. Another option is to place a small amount of hyaluronic acid filler (Belotero or Restylane) to fill in the depression. This could be done in the office with or without a needle subcision (using a needle to break up the scar underneath the skin).
A last resort would be to have the entire scar excised and re-closed, which would result in a small thin line rather than a round depression.
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