How do I make an old scar fade quicker? (photos)

This is a scar I got when I younger, 4-6 years ago. Technically, it was a scab first, then it peeled off and it healed to brown half circles.

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Scar on Body -- Fraxel/Microneedling, Sculptra/Fat/Bellafill, Subcision, Pulsed Dye Laser; Medical Tattooing

There are many options with lasers, skin lightening creams, peels, and microneedling. I suggest consulting with a laser expert for further evaluation. Best, Dr. Emer

Los Angeles Dermatologic Surgeon
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Melarase creams and Plato's Scar serum for dark scars

Our office specializes on dark scars. I would suggest a combination of light chemical peels, Melarase PM, and Plato's Scar Serum. 

Dr. Karamanoukian
Los Angeles

Raffy Karamanoukian, MD, FACS
Los Angeles Plastic Surgeon
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