How can I reduce the scarring after mohs surgery on my lower eyelid? (Photo)

The skin graft after mohs on my lower eyelid healed well except for a bubble like scar tissue . It is very close to the eye. I don't really want more surgery , don't want the risk of the healing pulling down the lower eyelid permanently. I would love to somehow reduce the scar tissue .

Doctor Answers 1

Non-surgical options for scar management

I think you would do best to discuss your options with your reconstructive surgeon.  Based on your photo, you may do very well with a series of steroid injections to soften and flatten the raised scar tissue.  Silicone gel/ sheets, and scar massage may also prove helpful.  Good luck with your recovery!

Atlanta Facial Plastic Surgeon
5.0 out of 5 stars 4 reviews

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.