How do I heal a chemical burn scar from rubbing alcohol? Been a few months and I still have this red circle on my face. (photo)
Belle Chasse, LA
2 months ago
A few months ago I decided to use rubbing alcohol to get rid of a cystic blemish by leaving it on all night with a bandaid on too. Instead I woke up with 2 dark circles on cheek. They eventually formed a scab but I had to be an idiot and pick them. One of the marks has healed well but this other mark hasn't and sometimes would fade a little and other times look really red. My dermatogolist isn't much of a help. Someone plz tell me the diagnosis and what I should do to heal it?
Doctor Answers 2
Plato's Scar Serum for a burn scar
Local wound care followed by daily Plato's Scar Serum once the skin heals over.
Burn Scar on Face - Silicone Based scar gel with growth factors, sun protection
This likely needs silicone based scar gels with growth factors and vbeam or yellow laser treatments. Best, Dr. Emer.
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