Massage + Mohs Surgery Q&A
I'm confused about scar massage, I don't think I'm performing it correctly. I had Mohs surgery 5 weeks ago on my lower left chin, leaving... READ MORE
What are the advantages and disadvantages of massage and/or silicone sheet/gel for scar improvement after BCC Mohs flap repair on nose? Thank you. READ MORE
I am just shy of three weeks post MOHS surgery for removal of a squamous cell carcinoma in situ from my right cheek. The incision has healed, but... READ MORE
I had Mohs surgery on my right cheek for basal cell carcinoma 4 weeks ago. Does this scar appear normal or could this be a hypertrophic scar? Would I... READ MORE
A lump that has formed on the left side of my mothers nose after cancer removal and reconstructive surgery- what can be done?
In Fall of 2013, my mother had cancer removed from the front of her nose. The next day, she had plastic surgery to repair the lost skin. About a week... READ MORE
My mohs surgery on upper lip was 2 months ago. How many times a day should I massage and for how long a time 1 min, 2 min etc. READ MORE
I had MOHs surgery 2 weeks ago and my lip is crooked. The scar is also hard under the skin at lip line where incision ends all the way to nose. Will... READ MORE
I am one week post opt from primary stitch closure on my nose. My nostrils are pulled up and exposed. Never were before. He said tip would be narrower... READ MORE
Eyelid still swollen and asymmetrical at 10 wks post Mohs + reconstructive flap surgery, will this improve on it's own? (photos)
Wondering if my lower eyelid is likely to elevate and symmetry improve once swelling (as seen in pic) eventually settles and skin thins out and scar... READ MORE
Exactly what is the massage technique? I'm guessing this is to work out the swelling and flatten the scar?
I had MOHS performed for basel cell on the side of my nose, removed about a half dollar size cancer. Doc says massage should start soon but gave no... READ MORE
Bio oil for massage and what to do about scars and suture spitting 5 weeks after mohs on nose (bilobed flap)?
I used vaseline but it clogged pores/caused pimples. I use bio oil instead, but got pimples which could be result of suture spitting. My scars are... READ MORE
After 5-1/2 months, I still have a noticeable swelling (puffy soft lump) at the low end of my scar (cheek near nose.) I massage 5 times a day, as told... READ MORE
I had a basal cell removed close to the tear duct. It has been 8 weeks and the eye does not close all the way. The doctor told me to hold the eyebrow... READ MORE