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whats good for getting rid of shingles scars

A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
16 years experience Family Medicine
Triluma: Hydroquinone is good and usually over the counter. But don't use it for too long. If you want something stronger your doctor can try Triluma. Retin A ... Read More

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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Barry Press
44 years experience Plastic Surgery
Improve, not remove.: Scars cannot be removed but there is a large variety of techniques to improve their appearance, both surgical and non-surgical. Avoid sun exposure; it ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
57 years experience Endocrinology
Herbs scars: No
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Christophel
17 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
It depends: If your scars are relatively new (within 6 months), there is evidence that application of silicone sheeting or gel to the scar can help it fade. Sili ... Read More
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
All scars are a : Nidus of inflammation. Scar deactivation with or without electrical stimulation & scar injection (not steroids) can be very beneficial. This can be p ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Subramaniam Arumugam
56 years experience Plastic Surgery
See Dermatologist: See a dermatologist let him/her examine you and advise to reduce the severity of acne scars - there are various types of creams for long term us ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Goldman
55 years experience Rheumatology
Maybe not: Depends on the depth and width of the scar.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Megan Jack
21 years experience Plastic Surgery
Scar treatment: Depending on the problem with the scar there are treatments to improve them but nothing will completely remove them. I treat pigmented scars with bbl ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
34 years experience Plastic Surgery
Improve not remove: Unfortunately there is no way to eliminate scars only improve them. Prevention with good skin care and hygiene and topical and/or oral antibiotics if ... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarence Lyons
20 years experience Family Medicine
Not many: See a Dermatologist and get their opinion.

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