Are there any ways to get rid of old scars on the forehead? (photo)

When I was 5 years old I hit my head on the edge of a wall. I didn't have stitches at the time. But I am eighteen now and still have a noticeable scar in the middle of my forehead. And was wondering if there were any effective ways in getting rid of it or minismising it? Thanks

Doctor Answers 2

Treatment of old scar on forehead

I would say a scar revision would be the best way to treat the scar on your forehead.  In the ideal setting, you would be trading your existing scar for a scar that is flatter and thinner and thus, less noticeable.  

San Francisco Facial Plastic Surgeon
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Forehead scar?

This scar can be excised and made into a fine line without a shadow which is why it is so noticeable as well as being wide. See an experienced surgeon for this and avoid fillers or lasers which do not make it into a fine line.

Toby Mayer, MD
Beverly Hills Facial Plastic Surgeon
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