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Curing Dettol Burned Sun Exposed Skin? (photo)

I had observed before that putting dettol on a pimple anywhere in the body removed a layer of skin and new skin emerged. I had laser surgery for acne... READ MORE

Can I Put Tape over my Scar for Sun Protection?

Hey i had stiches and know that they took them of i have a scar in the nose and am a runner so i have to be expose to the sun and i was wondering if i... READ MORE

Can Fractional Laser Show 100 Percent Improvement on Acne Scars? Is This Permanent?

I have 3 box scars on my left cheek. they are very close to each other and it looks like a dip over that area.Can these scars be removed and can i get... READ MORE

I fell and scraped my face up pretty bad. Had sun exposure while trying to heal. What's the best option for this scar?

I fell and scraped my face up pretty bad. Now healing I've been using aloe vera plant and mederma on my face everyday to avoid the scar but I've been... READ MORE

I Have a White Scar/Rash Thing on my Face, How Should I Get Rid of It?

Im only 15 years old and i asked my doc, he said it's because of the sun. It's a white round thing on my face (on my cheeks) I was washing my... READ MORE

Scar Darkened by Sun?

I have a small flat scar below my knee, like a little cut about 6mm long, I didn't protect it from the sun and now it is darker than the rest of my... READ MORE

How do I eliminate Valley, dimple look of scar line? (photos)

I had stitches put in 15 days ago (taken out after 6 days) as a result of hitting garage track on end. Ive used fair amounts of aquafor every day... READ MORE

Is general daylight bad for post-surgery scarring?

I know that direct sunlight is bad for scarring as it can cause hyperpigmentation, but what about just normal daylight? I slept last night without... READ MORE

Is there anything I can do to lighten this scar?

Unfortunately I come from a very hot and sunny country. I tried to avoid sun exposure as much as possible for the first 4 weeks. It's my fifth week... READ MORE

I'm trying to figure out the best way to even out the color of my skin following my hot water accident? (photo)

To figure out the best way to even out my skin tone which is discolored and now due to a second-degree burn from boiling water spilling on it. The... READ MORE

Could facial creams apart from lasers remove the discoloration from fresh surgical scars that were exposed to the sun?

The sun? if so, how? ive never heard of this being clinically proven like lasers? how could a facial cream do the same thing as the fraxel laser or... READ MORE

Cortisone injection problem - HELP!! (photo)

I had cortisone injection (depo medrol 80) one month ago on the vermilion border ( upper lip ) for scar tissue the area above my lip was swollen and... READ MORE

Tattoo scar - best treatment for managing the scar and also reducing the burning sensation from sun and heat? (Photo)

I have a 1 yo arm tattoo which has left me scared, it is affecting my confidence. It hurts with heat - namely sun. I have been using scar guard... READ MORE

Will my lip scar improve? (photos)

I burned my lip due to sun exposure. I have burnt it in the same place before, it swelled up quite a lot and a scab formed like a cold sore. The scab... READ MORE

Big bumpy rash on cheeks after being in the sun. What should I do? I am currently traveling abroad and don't want this to scar.

I went out to the beach yesterday and I put sunscreen on a ton and when I got home I realized my cheeks were very red and there were bumps all over.... READ MORE

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