What is the best treatment for small face scar recessed? (photo)

I was bit by a spider four months ago. As a result, I have been left with puncture marks from the fangs as well as a indented line. Makeup only accentuates this and it really shows in many light situations. I was told by a dermatologist he could use dot laser. After four months can it possibly continue to fill in any more as far as healing process?

Doctor Answers 2

Scar Treatment

Sorry to hear this happened to you!  

There are several treatments that will likely work for you.  As mentioned before, microneedle/PRP, a fractionated laser, filler or dermabrasion will work.  Some of these can be used in combination. 

See a facial plastic surgeon or dermatologist to help find the best option for you

Best of luck

Dr Rodman

Houston Facial Plastic Surgeon
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Spider Scar Solution--Lasers, microneedling/prp, fillers

It may improve some, but the right treatment will help this scar's appearance. A combination approach would be best with: lasers, microneedling/prp and fillers. Dermaflage is very helpful as well. you may need punch excision.  I recommend getting a formal evaluation with a scarring expert. Best, Dr. Emer 

Jason Emer, MD
Los Angeles Dermatologic Surgeon
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