Scar Removal

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Although scars cannot be removed completely, they can be made less visible. Non-surgical methods include injectable fillers for concave scars, light therapy, lasers, dermabrasion, and chemical peels. Deeper scars require surgery.

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24 Years, Europe, Scar Removal with Plastic Surgery

2 years ago i had herpes zoster (also known as shingles) which left two deep scars on my forehead. After 2 years suffering i decided to remove them withe plastic surgery. I was lucky that I spent my time in Brasil, where they have one of the best knowledge with plastic surgeries. Sorry for my... READ MORE

Scar Treatment on the Way..!!

Hello, i need to start by saying that i have a keloid on my shoulder. It was a the size of a penny, after trying to remove it with all kids of surgeries, cream, lasers and whatnot i gave up. I spent so much money, and i have learned that my scar will never go away. I have met wonderful people... READ MORE

Scar Revision Z Plasty Brisbane

I had a z plastic scar revision done on my forehead I previously had a straight scar between my eyebrows that resulted in a motor vehicle accident I was in over ten years ago. I thought it was time to do something about it to improve the cosmetic appearance. Although it did improve over time it... READ MORE

Recent Accident with Disfiguring Scar Just Below Lower Lip on Chin. Bedminster, NJ

I had an accident where I was sitting on a stool not paying much attention, leaned forward too much and ended up hitting my chin on the edge of a table, resulting in 25 sutures. After nearly 1+ years of me having spent time and a considerable amount of money at a different doctor that simply... READ MORE

25 Year Old African American - Brooklyn, NY

I'm 25 I am African American I've had this scar for over 5 year from a injury it is in between my eyes it is small and flat dark scar I've use bleaching and scar creams none work for me I've been told cause I have dark skin I can't use laser possibly in the past ?idk but I wanna get something done READ MORE

Scar Revision (IMF or Breast Fold) - New York

I had a breast augmentation February 2015 (I have reviewed here as well) and wasn't happy with my scar after the healing period and kenalog treatments. I had both scars surgically removed under local anesthesia in the office. The entire procedure took about an hour and a half. They feel amazing... READ MORE

Excision of 2 Chicken Pox Scars on Forehead - Richmond, VA

Hated seeing these two indents on my forehead for 20yrs! Went in for a consult- wanted laser resurfacing, but opted for the excisions. Excising a scar is invasive. Involves cutting out the old scar tissue and using the heathy surround tissue to close the wound. Left with a small linear scar,... READ MORE

Belly Ring Piercing Saggy After 3 Pregnancies - Jacksonville, FL

I had three pregnancies which stretched my belly out and did some damage to my belly piercing... When I had my belly ring in it would just sag. I hated it, I couldn't wear high waisted jeans without feeling insecure because my belly piercing looked awful! I tried taking my belly ring out but it... READ MORE

Removal of a Cyst That Caused Necrotic Tissue in Right Buttock - Charlottesville, VA

Dr Showalter took over my care after another surgeon had removed a right buttock cyst that caused a necrotic gluteal muscle.In January 2015 Dr Showalter performed several surgeries to remove necrotic tissue and three different types of infection.Healing this wound proved very difficult with jp... READ MORE

21 Year Old Scars & 21 Years of Going Outside Our House Not Being Able to Wear Neither Short or Skirt. Philippines, PH

What is the best treatment for this 21 year old scar in my legs & in my whole body as well?never had my check-up to a dermatologist but I am planning this summer.I never had the chance to wear short or skirt for the past 21 years. I had alwaysbeen concious about people commenting on my scars... READ MORE

Just Turned 21 Years Old Been Having the Scar Since 15/16 Ive Tried Many Things but Nothing Helps. - Dallas, TX

Have no experience with this, only have tried creams & lotions etc. etc. I didn't think getting rid of this scar would come to this. But ive had it for some time now & the older i get the worse it looks i just want a smooth procedure & you all results from others treatment have been Amazing pls... READ MORE

Dr. Benjamin Schlecter Gave Me a Painful Hypertropic Scar - Wyomissing, PA

I went to Dr. Benjamin Schlecter to minimize a flat, pain free scar. He told me that he could tuck the width of the scar in my ear and hide it. What he did not tell me was that there was not enough tissue to do so successfully. Therefore, I ended up with a hypertropic scar which is intensely... READ MORE

Adhered Necrosis Tummy Tuck Scar Revised. Liberal, KS

I'm really going to let the pictures speak for themselves. I for awesome results with Dr Mona Rane and can't recommend her office enough. I went in for a revision and a little lipo and to remove a dog ear. The dog ear is still there and might be more prominent than before but that's OK with me I... READ MORE

Keloid Treatment. Spokane, WA

I met with Dr. Chesnut to discuss my options for having some scar tissue on the back of my ear lobe removed. I was expecting an expensive surgery. However, I was pleasantly surprised that he could use an injectable to reduce the size and that surgery wasn't necessary. He explained that I may... READ MORE

Stubborn Keloid Removal - 22 Year Old Male - Allentown, PA

Growing up I had an embarrassing keloid in the center of my chest. I was turned off from considering removal because I heard that it had a low success rate and the chance for the keloid to come back larger. That was until I met Dr. Jan for a consultation. He clearly explained to me that there... READ MORE

31 Year Old Chickenpox / Eyebrow Scar Revision - Virginia Beach

I had my eyebrow pierced when I was 16 and regretted everyday since. It left an ugly scar next to an already chickenpox scar I had. Most people said it look like I'd been "whacked in the forehead". I decided to repair the eyebrow surgically and am terrified of another scar. I'll post updates... READ MORE

Removing Six Dog-ears and a Minor Abnormality in my Belly Button, 22 Months Post Mommy Makeover - Foster City, CA

Hi! I had a mommy makeover on 6 November 2012, and at that time, I was left with some very large puckering at each end of every incision. In addition, I spit a stitch in my belly button and it was right where the knot was, so I got a lump there. After nearly two years, these dog-ears are all... READ MORE

Left Lower Lip White Bump Scar

I had a deep lip laceration on my lower lip 3 month's ago. I didn't receive stitches & was applying vitamin e vigorously after it healed, (a month after the incident). The too poetiin of the lower lip healed fine but the lower tip reflected a white bump scar. I saw a surgeon & dermatologist both... READ MORE

Scar Revision with Dr. Prichard. Scottsdale, AZ

I will update this more in detail later. I have been taking pics along my journey. I flew from Kansas City to Phoenix because I saw a review on here with a lovely young lady who had almost the exact same scar I had over my left eye. It was starting to droop so I decided to fly out to see the... READ MORE

20 Year Old, Student - Sugar Land, TX

My motivation was to reduce the number of scars and better the appearance left behind after a car accident. It was minor surgery which lasted less than 2 hours and I went home right after. There was pain but the pain medication I was given was very helpful and only were needed for about 5 days.... READ MORE

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