Any Options for Improvement of Knee Scar on Indian Female? (photo)

Hello again doctors. Here is a scar I received during a bike ride as a 12-year-old. Unlike most of my scars, this one is hypo-pigmented. Any tips on improving its appearance? I am not looking for perfection, just improvement! I started my career in pharmaceutical chemistry: I understand there used to be a formulation with tar used on hypopigmented spots. Do doctors use anything similar these days?

Doctor Answers (1)

Darkened scars on the knees and legs with Melarase creams

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This scar contains an outer rim of darkening with hypopigmentaton in the middle.  This scar can be improved with Melarase AM and Melarase PM twice daily, followed by laser.


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