Can Anything Be Done About my Knee Scar? (photo)

In the middle of June, I was skateboarding and fell and hit my knee on the concrete. It was pretty deep, and a big, bulging, purplish scar formed. I just started putting mederma on it. Will mederma change the color to white over time? Will it naturally turn white over time?

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Scar on knee - how to fade it

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I don't think Mederma will fade the scar for you any faster, though it may help with the texture modestly. Best to speak with your dermatologist or plastic surgeon about laser and/or surgical excision/revision of the scar.

Toronto Dermatologic Surgeon

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