Tribal Marks on My Face, How Do I Rid of Them? (photo)

Tribal Marks on My Face, How Do I Rid of Them? Hard to look in the Mirror.Am a University Undergraduate of 19.A Girl.

Doctor Answers (2)

Percutaneous scar release and MelaPeel for cheek scars

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These scars are very difficult to improve.  I would employ a combination of skin lightening chemical peels such as MelaPeel + percutaneous scar release.


Los Angeles Plastic Surgeon
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Tribal marks on the face

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You can not permanently get rid of scars; however, they can appear less noticeable. Tribal marking are similar to depressed scars and that they respond well to subcision and needling of the affected area.

Cheryl M. Burgess, MD
Washington Dermatologic Surgeon

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