Please consult a board certified dermatologist who is an expert in wound care to help you treat this burn and prevent any further complications. Best, Dr. Green
Will this scar on my face fade? I got it less than a week ago (photos)
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Scar from Burn
The sooner the better!
Hello there! If you are only one week from injury, I highly suggest consulting with either a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon for a complete evaluation of the injury and wound. There are options available that include scar treatment systems such as Bio Corneum, and you may need treatments to the area such as various lasers and chemical peels. I hope this helps!
Some Aftercare Needed
I suggest seeing a cosmetic dermatologist with experience and who can do a formal assessment. You will likely need skin care and peels in a series to help this heal. Best, Dr. Emer.
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At this early stage, I would recommend a combination of Plato's Scar Serum, Melarase PM, and local wound care.
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