I have chicken pox scars on my face. Is it possible to remove them completely?
Doctor Answers 3
Chicken pox scars
Surgical excision replaces the indented scar with a flat scar that often does not show.
To prevent darkening of your skin from surgery, ask your surgeon to prescribe pre-treatment with 4% hydroquinone for 2 weeks before surgery.
Chicken pox scar ?
But carefully consider : No scar can be "erased" only made appear less "visible".
CO2 laser therapy for chicken pox scars
You might also like...
These answers are for educational purposes and should not be relied upon as a substitute for medical advice you may receive from your physician. If you have a medical emergency, please call 911. These answers do not constitute or initiate a patient/doctor relationship.