Infection + Scars Treatment

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Is my navel piercing infected, migrated or rejecting? (Photo)

I don't want to take it out is there anything I can do to save it? READ MORE

Second Intention Healing of an Abdominal Scar?

Hi, I recently had a myomectomy. The abdominal scar was sutured but become infected after a week. The wound was reopened and healing was now second... READ MORE

Possible Facial Scarring After Getting Bit in the Face? (photo)

I was bit in the face during a fight.. the bite did not require stitches, it did however penetrate the dermis but wasn't determined how many layers it... READ MORE

What is the best procedure for scar tissues resulted from infected skin abscess? (photo)

I had an infected skin abscess in my face a few years ago and now there are hard balls and swelled up tissues inside my right cheek. When I smile, the... READ MORE

How should dermabond-closed cut look after 7 days? Is this normal or should we be worried about infection? (Photo)

Our 7-year-old daughter got a cut just above her left eyebrow and it was closed with dermabond. The ER doctor said it would probably fall off in 5-7... READ MORE

Is there an effective way to heal my atrophic scar from an infected pimple? (photo)

I have had an atrophic scar caused by an infected pimple for the past 2 months. My dermatologist recommended Cicalfate, which I have been using for... READ MORE

Is my belly button infected? Freaking out. (photo)

I started scar therapy on Saturday and I peeled off today and my belly button looked like this. Its oozing from the bottom and crust like scabs on... READ MORE

I have burnt marks on my left breast due to infection. Kindly advice?

I had an infection (through a bra that was infected by insects) on my left breast, 4 years ago. On the right of my nipple, I has continuous pus... READ MORE

Can a Infected Piercing Be Redone?

My septum piercing had gotten infected but a month later is now healed, is it safe to get it done again? Ps. i was told it was pierced wrong. READ MORE

Why won't excision improve my scars? (photo)

I have scars from a skin infection which bother me. I'd hoped to have them made smaller. I went to see a plastic surgeon about scar revision. He... READ MORE

What are the most effective at home remedies for lightening/refilling deep discolored scars as results of cold sores? (photos)

Two months ago I got two huge fever blisters on my upper lip. Once the infection began receding and the blisters scabbed I would moisturize the areas... READ MORE

What are trauma scars?

My friend had a hysterectomy 18m ago which went wrong and she almost died . she has had almost constant infection at the site of the operation and... READ MORE

What's the best way to use collagen tape while I'm on holiday, at the beach/swimming pool?

Im going on vacation when my scars are eight weeks old. I use collagene tape non-stop only off when I take a shower and the tape needs to be washed... READ MORE

A huge pus pimple scabbed and fell off and left a hole in my face. Will it heal and go away?

I had a huge pus filled pimple and a couple nights ago it oozed white pus and then last night it formed a scab and tonight i was washing my face and... READ MORE

Had surgery for Malunion 4/30/14. Scar is redder than before. Is this infected? (photos)

 (Streaks from scar) No fever. No hotness to touch. Pic from 6/1/14 & pics from today 6/20/14. READ MORE

Why is my sons 3rd degree burn turning black and staying like this now? (photos)

My son is 10 weeks out from his burn. He got a major infection and had 2 debridement surgeries. They used aqua cell on him instead of a skin graft.... READ MORE

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