My lower jaw surgery was done 6 months ago, to correct mandibular prognathism. The surgery was done from inside of my mouth, yet there is a scar on lower right side of my lip..I tried a silicone gel application for 3 months...dint work, i took 1 session of laser scar removal, still no change...the size of my scar is too small....what do I do??
Post Lower Jaw Surgery Scar? (photo)
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Reducing thick scars on the lower lips
You may benefit from IIT to reduce the thickness of the scar on the lower lip. IIT may soften the scars so they become less problematic. I perform this as a clinic procedure.
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