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Cat03
Gilbert, AZ

 
Scarring


I had my BA in July 2008 and my scars are still red. The scars are in my crease. Is there anything that can be done?

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jhonnys


Plastic surgeon
Coral Gables, FL
United States
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  Fraxel Removal may help
August 22, 2013 12:30 AM

Fraxel may be helpful with a combination of steroids injection.
For details : http://www.drjsalomon.com/laser_resurfacing.asp (more)
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drredou


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vienna, VA
United States
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November 23, 2011 3:53 AM

If it is just red , laser is the answer. However, if it is hard and raised, Kenalog injection is the answer. See your doctor. (more)
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docblinski


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Miami, FL
United States
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May 23, 2010 6:35 AM

try IPL or Pulsed Dye Laser therapy. (more)
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ssperon


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Park Ridge, IL
United States
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November 6, 2009 6:55 AM

After breast augmentation surgery, incision scars can remain firm and pink for up to six months. Over the next following months, the scars should fade significantly, but they will never (more)
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drsenderoff


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New York, NY
United States
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November 4, 2009 8:44 AM

You can treat your scars with lasers. This helps significantly. Check out this website www.lasercenternyc.com (more)
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drgrossman


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New York, NY
United States
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November 3, 2009 4:31 PM

Pulsed dye or the Yag 1064 lasers should help you significantly. Few treatments required. (more)
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drmarcel


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Long Beach, CA
United States
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  Red scars
November 3, 2009 9:39 AM

Treating red scars with pulsed light (the Photofacial device) usually results in some degree of improvement. If the scars are raised you make need a combination of treatments to get the (more)
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musbach01
santee, CA
United States
 
May 22, 2010 8:39 AM

Unfortunately time, my doctor said my scars could changed up to a year! The first few months they were raised and pink, about month five a huge change. Now I?m one year out, I?m left with a light hair line scar? I couldn?t be happier!!




 



 

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