Will I have scarring from these nail scratches? What can I do to prevent scarring? How long until it fully heals? (Photos)

My wife scratched me and left me with 3 ugly scratch marks. How long until it fully heals? Will they leave a mark? Can I do anything to prevent this?

Doctor Answers 1

Facial scars that are hypertrophic

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Start with a combination of Plato's Scar Serum, intralesional injections, and laser therapy to help smooth out your scars. 

Dr. Karamanoukian
Los Angeles

Los Angeles Plastic Surgeon
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