What to do about surgical scars on breasts I've had for 3 years? (photo)
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Breast Augmentation Scar Treatment
Hi Bria. Thanks for your question. We would start with a medication called Kenalog. Kenalog is an injected steroid designed to soften and flatten the scar tissue. Your scars are colored and slightly raised but before we can treat the color, we need to soften them. One or two visits should suffice for that.
In many cases, using Kenalog solves the issue of color, but if not, we would then move to a V-Beam or V-star pulsed dye laser for redness.
To see examples of scar treatments for our Los Angeles office, click on the before and after photos below.
Scar Under Breast -- Lasers (Fraxel, Co2, Erbium), Microneedling/PRP, Subcision, Fillers, Surgery
This needs to be evaluated in person. A combination of lasers, microneedling/PRP and fillers may improve appearance, but surgical revision may be necessary. Please see an expert. Best, Dr. Emer
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