Hello, ive attached a picture of my facelift keloid that ive treated several times with different methods unsuccessfully. My question is, if i treat it with Cryotherapy along with steroid injections, and it was successful; meaning the scar has completely dissolved, will the flat scar still be shiny underneath? And is it possible that i can also treat the part under my ear (which is flat and shiny) with cryotherapy too? My main concern is how it will look cosmetically after the treatment.
Facelift Keloid Cryotherapy? (photo)
Doctor Answers 2
Facelift scars and hypertrophic scars on the face can be treated with IIT, laser, and cryotherapy
Cryotherapy is one option, but conservative IIT and laser may improve the scar to a point wherein a much-needed scar revision is performed. The scar now is widened, which may not improve until a scar revision is performed.