Are There Any Well Recommended Creams or Scar Reduction Sheets for S/p Mastopexy W/ Augmentation ?

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Treatment of red scars and dark scars on the breast from a mastopexy - Los Angeles

I treat many periareolar scars with Melarase cream and then follow up with pulsed dye laser to reduce the redness of the scars. Raffy Karamanoukian Los Angeles

Los Angeles Plastic Surgeon
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Scar reducation following mastopexy

Scar reduction sheets have been shown to have little effect on scars when studied in rigorous clinical trials. I would advise seeing a dermatologist with advanced training and expertise in laser surgery to discuss post-surgical treatment with lasers that can help improve redness and also reduce or blend the scar's appearance. 

Omar Ibrahimi, MD, PhD
Stamford Dermatologic Surgeon
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