C shaped scar white in colour. I had it from childhood. It was not white; what should I do? (Photo)

I had a hit with a aluminium wire in childhood. The scar was not very deep. I decided to take laser treatment. I had fractional laser. It increased the scar in length by bring my white skin out. The original wheatish skin I guess got burnt. Deepth has reduced but it is more visible now. Plz suggest sepecific treatment. I dnt want to make it more worst. I m scared . Will it be time consuming treatment

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Scar on Face -- Lasers (Fraxel, Co2, Erbium), Microneedling/PRP, Subcision, Fillers, Tattooing

Lasers, subcision, microneedling/PRP do well to this type of scarring.  Medical tattoing can give color.  Best, Dr. Emer.

Los Angeles Dermatologic Surgeon
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Cheek surgical scar revision

You may benefit from a combination of ematrix RF, surgical scar revision, fractional laser, and/or surgical scar revision.


Dr. Karamanoukian

Los Angeles

Raffy Karamanoukian, MD, FACS
Los Angeles Plastic Surgeon
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