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what can i do to lighten my skin grafts? (Photo)

In 04' I was in a house fire. 33% of my body was 3rd degree. Hands, legs ,back chest, arms and face. The discolor and thickness of my scars on my... READ MORE

What can be done for a cosmetic defect of the buttocks donor site from a full-thickness skin graft? (photo)

Several years ago I had 2 full-thickness skin grafts both taken from under my buttocks for scar revision elsewhere on my body. From what I know of... READ MORE

Self harm scars. How should I get rid of them - skin grafting or laser? Will being African American lessen my chances? (Photo)

I have scars from sled harming there over six years old . Any Ideas on how I should go about getting them removed ? I was thinking skin grafting or... READ MORE

What should I have done to reduce visibility and or get rid my 3rd degree burn scars on both legs and back of leg? (photo)

I was 5 when I Got burn. My mother was frying some sausages in oil before she came and got me and my little sister out of the tub. I was the first... READ MORE

Can my skin graft be removed? What are my options? (Photo)

Scar revision. Skin graft from a burn injury over 20yrs ago. Measures 30 by 40 cm on lower back and buttocks. I want to get as much removed as... READ MORE

Could these scars be removed without skin graphing? (photos)

Hi, i have had these two scars since i was 11, 12. one is from falling off a bike and never getting it looked at which is the one on my knee. and the... READ MORE

What are some scar revision options for 3 yr old skin graft on cheek? (photos)

My 3yo was bit by a dog 6mo ago. Skin graft from behind ear bc there was a total loss of tissue on cheek. Dissolving stitches on other lacerations.... READ MORE

Can scaring due to skin grafting & flap surgery be reduced or removed? (photo)

I have scaring in my arm due to an old injury. I've had a skin graft and a flap surgery done in order to cover the injured area but that left me with... READ MORE

What is the best scar removal cream? I am considering Regima or ScarScience. (photos)

I had a skin graft on the front part of my lower leg. The graft has taken nicely but I want to use a cream to lighten the scar and make it look as... READ MORE

Is it possible to have a skin graft removed? (Photo)

When I was younger , I had got a skin graft on my hand . It's holding back my self confidence and I was wondering if there is any way of getting it... READ MORE

What can be done? Is there any way to get rid of this huge scar? (Photo)

I had an accident in 1999 and thus had a skin graft on my right foot. It is now dark and ugly. I can't wear shorts nor dresses due to my horrible scar... READ MORE

I have a 30 by 40 cm skin graft on my lower back and buttocks. Could I have it removed by tissue expansion or excision? (Photo)

30 by 40cm skin graft. The skin graft is 20 years old. I tried to cover it with a tattoo but I hate it. The scar tissue is not the entire graft. READ MORE

Need help ASAP with scar removal on my bicep, can anyone with solid advice help me out? (Photo)

Chicks dig scars but not these ones. Scars were caused from a branding stick something I highly regretted. Mostly looking for advice on the top and... READ MORE

Hidradenitis suppurativa scars. Can they be lightened or removed? (Photo)

I have bad scarring on my inner thighs. Some raised, some dark, some purple. Should I opt for a skin graft, use mederma, get an acid peel, buy a skin... READ MORE

I've had a small indentation on my forehead, shaped like a circle, for about 12 years now. How can I remove it? (Photo)

Is there any way it can be removed using something other than plastic surgery , like a silicone cream?Even if that is not possible , how can I remove... READ MORE

I have a skin graft and donor site scar that I would like to look normal. What are my options? (Photo)

- Defect area on left anterior forearm, consists of skin graft and donor site scar - Skin graft is 2.5cm by 2cm - Donor site is 2.5 by 3.5 cm READ MORE

I would like to know if there is anything to (surgery etc.) to assist with third degree burns that are 28 years old? (photos)

I am very self conscious of the burns on my legs and want to know with technology today if there is anything that can be done to get rid of them or... READ MORE

Is there any thing I can do with my third degree burns and skin grafts scars? (photos)

I was burned with scalding hot water when i was 2. I had 2nd degree burns that turned into 3rd degree My scars are 30yrs old and i havent worn a swim... READ MORE

Is there anyway to fade an old skin graph scar?

When I was about 6 months I was scalded all down my right arm with boiling water. I was left with bad scarring from the skin graph that can make me... READ MORE

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