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How Can I Get Rid of Scars on my Hands and Legs?

I am 23 yrs old and i have numerous scars on my hands and legs that make me very uncomfortable. I am black and live in kenya. How can i get rid of the scars and how long would it take?

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Skin discoloration and MelaPeel chemical peels

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Dark scars are common on the hands in darker complexioned individuals.  I would begin with topical skin lightening creams and a chemical peel known as a MelaPeel.

Web reference: http://surgery90210.com/cosmetic-dermatology/38/scar-revision.aspx

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