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Which is the Best Brand of Silicone Sheeting for Keloid Scars After Breast Augmentation?

I have pretty bad bumpy and red keloids under my breast folds and am getting implants removed along with the keloids. Do heavy implants have any... READ MORE

What is the Best Preventative Treatment for Atrophic Forehead Scar? (photo)

Hi, I recently had an injury when a door opened and the edge hit my forehead. This caused a break in the skin which started bleeding. I went to... READ MORE

Which Would Work Better on Breast Reduction Scars, Silicone Gel or Silicone Sheets?

I've been researching scar treatments for my upcoming breast reduction, and silicone products are often recommended. Scarprin, a silicone gel... READ MORE

My Dermatologist Gave Me Scaraway Silicone Gel for Discolored Skin on my Face How Soon Will Discoloration Go Away?

Discoloration occured as a result of allergic reaction, i was given corticosteroid cream which diminished the itching but the redness remained. now... READ MORE

A Raised Scar From Freckle Removal. What Can I Do?

Hello, i am 16 and a half now and i had a surgery to remove 4 freckles, two of the freckles were raised so i didn't need any stitches and 2 of... READ MORE

Keloids. Is Steroid or Silicone Sheeting Recommended?

Is steroid injections better than silcone sheeting if you definitely keloid, and is it painful.What are the risks involved? There a a number of areas... READ MORE

Scar from Thyroid Surgery

I am prone to keLoid scars and just went through thyroid surgery. While the incision was relatively small, I'm sure that I will end up with a... READ MORE

Radiotheraphy or Silicone Sheets to Prevent Hypertrophic Scar from Forming Again? (BL+TT) (photo)

Looking into having a mommy makeover as you can tell in the pic attached I was left with loose skin. At 1st I was convinced on going with a skin... READ MORE

How Effective the Silicone Sheet in Removing an Old Keloid?

Hello! I have a keloid on my shoulder caused from the vaccination when I was a kid (20years ago). I was adviced by my doctor to use Silicone sheet for... READ MORE

Will my Scar Reduce in Redness and Appearance? (photo)

I hot my head on an open window and the wound on my forehead was glued. this scar is now 10weeks old.I am using silicone gel in hope of reducing the... READ MORE

Dog Bite Scar Removal for 3y/o

My son recently got bitten by a dog. It has only been two months(7/03/13). He received multiple stitches and his plastic surgeon was great. Now we are... READ MORE

Burn Scar Treatment?

I suffered a deep partial thickness burn approximately 7 months ago to my face (healed via second intention in approximately 3 weeks). I have used... READ MORE

Using Corticosteroid Cream Along With Silicone Sheeting?

I have a hypertrophic scar and my dermatologist gave me a topical corticosteroid cream to apply. Should I use silicone sheeting to cover the scar... READ MORE

What Brand of Silicone Sheeting Do You Recommend for Scar Therapy?

I have tried several brands of silicone sheeting to help improve my tummy tuck scar. How can you tell a good quality product from an ok one? I have... READ MORE

Does the Epi-derm Silicone Gel Sheets Have Expiration Dates. I Have One That Says Date of Manufacture 1/2010

Does the Epi-derm Silicone Gel Sheets Have Expiration Dates.  I Have One That Says Date of Manufacture 1/2010 READ MORE

Where Can I Buy Silicone Sheets or Tape?

Are they available at drugstores or do I need a prescription? READ MORE

For Breast Reduction Scars Which Would Be More Effective, Silicone Gel or Silicone Strips?

I'm having a breast reduction next week and have been researching scar treatment. Scarprin, a silicone gel, seems to be the most highly rated... READ MORE

When Can I Start Using Microtape and or Silicone Sheeting on a 1.5 Cm Nose Laceration? (photo)

The 5 stitches were removed 5 days ago. I"ve been keeping it clean and moisterized with aquafor. I want to minimize the scar and I'm worried about the... READ MORE

Is It Normal to Have a Red Bruising Even After 4 Weeks After Incision?

I had a breast biopsy which left me with a hypertrophic scar that didn't look good. I have had surgeries before and always had good healing, so this... READ MORE

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