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Cream to help scars

A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
Plastic Surgery 34 years experience
Scars permanent: Scars are permanent. Although options for revision may be available such as steroids, silicone sheeting, dermabrasion, laser, peels, bleaching agents,... Read More

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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Di Saia
Plastic Surgery 31 years experience
Unlikely: If it works the result will be modest. Don't use it too early either. Wait until the scar has healed completely.
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 17 years experience
Scarred scar : It may, although its generally better for hyper-pigmented lesions. A corticosteroid cream may work better. The location of the scar is important.
Dr. Milroy Samuel
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Yes : It will take time. You may benefit from laser resurfacing.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marguerite Barnett
Plastic Surgery 42 years experience
Unlikely to work: Clobeta gm cream is a steroid cream which can lessen inflammation and is used to treat autoimmune diseases. It is not generally useful for scars. It... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Barry Press
Plastic Surgery 44 years experience
Scars don't go away: They are the result of healing and are permanent. They do, however, mature, i.e. With time. There are some treatments and procedures that may hasten t... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Alexander
Plastic Surgery 27 years experience
Scarring permanent: The body heals wounds and cuts through application of scar tissues. They often can improve with use of silicone based topical products from gel sheet... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michelle Jones singer
Gynecology 38 years experience
Yes: Yes there is no age limit. Also try to stay out the sun and use sun screen
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marguerite Barnett
Plastic Surgery 42 years experience
Probably not: The main ingredient, azaleic acid, is used to treat acne or rosacea. It acts as an antibiotic but it also can lessen inflammation and can lessen pos... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ram Kalus
Plastic Surgery 39 years experience
Probably not.: A wrinkle and a scar are very different and usually require different treatments. A wrinkle is a fold that creates a shadow. A wrinkle cream usually w... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Randy Stevens
General Surgery 24 years experience
Heal scar first: You have dog bite scars. First make sure these scars are well healed. No signs of infection. I encourage patients to wait a least 1year before any r... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Hettinger
Podiatry 36 years experience
Can't really get RID: Of scars, but you can reduce their noticibility. Use a cream called Mederma to reduce the appearance of scars.

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