What is the treatment for hypopigmented scars?

Doctor Answers 3

Plato's Scar Serum to scars

Plato's Scar Serum, fractional lasers, and surgical scar revision are appropriate for thick white and hypopigmented scars. 


Dr. Karamanoukian

Los Angeles

Los Angeles Plastic Surgeon
4.8 out of 5 stars 93 reviews

Scar on Body -- Fraxel, Medical Tattooing, Vascular Laser/Pulsed Dye/Yellow Laser

Typically nothing helps hypopigmented scars but medical tattooing but sometimes fractional laser and microneedling/PRP or excimer laser. I suggest you see an expert for an evaluation. Best, Dr. Emer.

Jason Emer, MD
Los Angeles Dermatologic Surgeon
4.9 out of 5 stars 159 reviews

RECELL, Latiesse and microneedling

RECELL has been used successfully for hypo pigmented scars, this is a high end procedure, however it does work well for totally de pigmented skin. A more conservative approach is the use of Latiessse with microneeling or Clear and Brilliant, with UVB therapy.  All the best, Dr Davin Lim 

Davin Lim, MBBS, FACD
Brisbane Dermatologist
4.7 out of 5 stars 56 reviews

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