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What Kind of Scars on the Face Will Ematrix Help?

How does Ematrix work on face scars as compared to other skin resurfacing and smoothing procedures? How effective and deep is it as compared to other alternatives?

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EMatrix and scarring

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eMatrix addresses texture problems. It helps with fine lines, wrinkles, and facial scarring, such as that from acne. You would need to see a physician for a consultation depending upon what kind of scarring you want to address. 

 


Las Vegas Dermatologist
4.5 out of 5 stars 7 reviews

...ideally rolling and atrophic scars, early scars

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In theory, Ematrix can help with all sort of scars, including atrophic, box car, ice pick, rolling, and traumatic scars, including burn scars. It works using rf or radiofrequency to help break down old collagen, scars, and remodels collagen. 

The early the treatment (early scars respond best), the better the result. 

Cheers

Dr Davin Lim
Cosmetic and Laser Dermatologist
Australia

Davin Lim, MBBS, FACD
Brisbane Dermatologist
5.0 out of 5 stars 2 reviews

EMatrix for Facial Scarring

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EMatrix is an option for decreasing scarring with little to no downtime.  There are other options that you should discuss with you plastic surgeon.

Craig Mezrow, MS, MD
Philadelphia Plastic Surgeon
5.0 out of 5 stars 2 reviews

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