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What Should I Do to Prevent Scarring from a Facial Scratch?

I went hiking and got scratched on my cheek, near my nose. What should I do or use to prevent scarring? It has scabbed over. It's about 0.4 or 0.5... READ MORE

How to prevent cat scratch from scarring and how to get rid of old scars?

I have lots of cat scratch scar and some of them became keloeds. How can i treat them..and how can i trrat freash wound? READ MORE

What Are the Chances of Scarring After Subcision?

I heard that there is a chance you can get additional scarring from subcision from the needle. What are the chances of this happening? How can I... READ MORE

What Can I Do to Minimize Future Scar on my Forehead? (photo)

I had an accident this past week, and I've been crying for days about this injury. I went to the ER, and the doctor had stitched my wound in the... READ MORE

My Daughter 4 Years Old Has 4 Stiches on Her Face About Day and Half Old? (photo)

What steps can I take to insure it doesn't scar her for life. As a mom, I want to make sure there is nothing that effects my little girl and this... READ MORE

How can I prevent an indented scar from forming on my eyelid from a deep gash by a cat gouge? (photo)

The scratch occurred two days ago at 7am. My mother help my eyelid together so it would coagulate. I woke up 5 hours later and for 2-4 hours I put... READ MORE

How to NOT Get Scars from Snake Bites?

I want snake bites, my mom said no, so I'll wait just I don't want the scar when I take them out... Is their any possible way to NOT have a scar... READ MORE

I got a burn wounds from a hot oil. How to get rid of scars and prevent keloid formation? How soon can I expect it to be gone?

I got scalded by hot oil 2 months ago on both my lower and upper extremities, but mostly on my legs, i got consultation from a surgeon, got... READ MORE

7 days old stitches out today. What can I do and how much will it shrink disappear what? Laser surgery? (photo)

Help me i dont want this scar, i want to do what ever it takes to get rid laser treament creams etc, which is best and what would be the likely... READ MORE

How to Eliminate Scars?

I will be having a brachymetatarsia in my foot. I would like to know if there is something that can be done to diminish o eliminate the scars? Thanks... READ MORE

How Do I Prevent from Getting a Scar?

Baby fell and cut his nose on the border of a drawer and cut a little open READ MORE

I have just found out I have hidradenitis suppurativa. I'm 21 and I have some scars from previous abscesses.

I'm looking for a treatment to prevent further scars and aid the pain. When I have a break out it usually only one in my lower groin area, and one at... READ MORE

How should I have my port removed (chest) to prevent more scarring and eliminate the keloid scar that has already formed?(Photo)

I had a port placed in my chest for chemo about a year ago. I formed a scar that a plastic surgeon said is borderline hypertrophic and keloid. It's... READ MORE

Laser for Lessening Scar on Lip?

I had a few three days ago and probably should have had my lip sewed up but didn't. I think there will be a decent scar. Are lasers really effective... READ MORE

How to Prevent Scarring on a Cut on Baby's Face? (photo)

My 1 year old baby fell on the side of the bed which left a cut just above the right of the the lip. We took him to a child specialist who said that... READ MORE

Cat scratch on face under eye on 8 year old with thin skin?

My 8 year old has a cat scratch scar that is about 2 months old or 3 months. right under left eye. went to laser doctor he seemed to quick to say to... READ MORE

Can an Injection be Made into Incision Site Internally During C-Section to Prevent Adhesions? Or Will it be Done Later On?

Hi, I am pregnant and will be scheduled for my second c-section. Someone had mentioned to me that there is a drug product that can be injected into... READ MORE

How to treat fresh fingernail scratches to prevent any scarring? I've used hydrogen peroxide, Neosporin and A&D Ointment.

I have some deep scratches on my forearm from fingernails. I initially poured hydrogen peroxide right before I cleaned it. I have read that is not... READ MORE

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