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Scar removal, the stitches were left in my wound. Is it normal for a surgeon to leave the stitch? Do they come out on their own?

I got a scar removal surgery On 5/17/2014 so when I got my stitches removed one week later. I noticed the surgeon left some stitches that he may have... READ MORE

Scar getting worse?

I removed a scab prematurely 4 months ago and now have a scar. It looks bigger and worse now. Is this normal? Should I be concerned? Thank you very much! READ MORE

Keloids scars on the back of my ears. Is it normal? (Photo)

I'm a white male of 37 both parents are white I had my ears pierced my nipples pierced, eyebrow pierced and also had my ears pinned back 5 years ago... READ MORE

Tar splashed on my forehead 2wks ago. Skin peeled off when I removed it and skin is pinkish white. Will it ever go back normal?

I got a little bit of tar splashed on my forehead and when I removed it it peeled some skin off. it's been two weeks now. I started using vitamin e... READ MORE

Can my scar tissue on my lip be fixed (TX)? (photos)

Hi again! I have a scar I that I had since the second grade (November 2005) when I fell down on off a bench. I'd like to know if my scar on my upper... READ MORE

Sudden sore red bump on 3 month old scar? (Photos)

3 months ago I had a cyst removed on my face. About a month in a stitch spit out, but past that healing has been going well. This morning I woke up to... READ MORE

Do the muscles in the mouth grow back? Will the shape of my mouth return to normal? Do I need plastic surgery? (photos)

I had a dog bite to my upper right lip. I am now one month after surgery and I am worried about the disfiguration of my mouth and asymmetrical upper lip. READ MORE

Scar reduction surgery 6 months ago? (photo)

Hello i had a scar reduction surgery for my left nipple 6 months and my question is that how long does it take to heal and doest it look normal ? this... READ MORE

Redness and bump after Pyogenic Granuloma removal

I had a pyogenic granuloma removed 2 weeks ago and had my stitches removed this week but I developed this red bump near my stitches. The nurse who... READ MORE

How to get rid of my unsightly scar from an upper eyelid surgery? (Photos)

I had an eyelid surgery for ptosis of my left eye when I was about 13. Im now 19 and am still dealing w/ this ugly scar that causes the skin to fold... READ MORE

Would multiple laser treatments be beneficial or help to reduce this facial scar on my left cheek? The scar is 20+ years old. (P

I've had surgery to make the scar smaller & 1 CO2 laser treatment about 6 years ago. I'm still not happy with what I see every day. I am open to... READ MORE

Is it possible for my forehead to be normal again? Keloid (Photo)

At about 7 years old, I had a traumatic experience where I landed face first when I jumped off a swing unattended by a babysitter. In stead of the... READ MORE

What options do I have for scars from breast augmentation on 5/10/13? Still very pink, itchy and stinging sensations (Photos)

I had a breast augmentation on 5/10/13. Immediately after surgery I used some silicone liquid to brush over incisions like my plastic surgeon advised... READ MORE

Is it safe to remove a keloid with a rubber band?

I have a keloid and I'm recently trying the rubber band method to remove it. back in 2013 I got it removed and it grew back I also got steroid... READ MORE

Is the swelling at the top of scar normal after scar revision/excision? (Photo)

I went to Dr. Thomas Nguyen of Fountain Valley, Ca for a scar revidion of 12 year old dog bite on upper lip. I see somewhat improvement on the lower... READ MORE

Cuts on my arms; how to make them normal again? (Photo)

I still doesn't try it because I not satisfie other treatments. I shall clean it only right direction so I confused,help me!! READ MORE

My scar is red and fat; it's been a year? (Photo)

It's been a year since I got my breast augmentation surgery but my scar are still fat and red . What should I do to whiten my scar and flatten my scar... READ MORE

Could I be normal again? (Photo)

When I was about the age of just 8 months, my bed caught fire and the melted mosquito mat fell on my face and hand.My hface and hand was totally... READ MORE

I'm 26 & suffering from hypertrophic scars and doctors told me they cannot do any thing? (Photos)

Hello, 2 years ago i applied too much lemon juice on my acnes and I burnt my skin, I went to dermatologist and he told me you destroyed your skin and... READ MORE

My Skin Doctor Recommends Cutting the Fibrosis Tissue Under The Scar, is This a Normal Procedure?

I have a white long flat scar above my right eyebrow, it's 3 years old, i got in a car accident! I had some genesis laser done right after the... READ MORE

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