A 38-year-old member asked:
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Please tell me, could I use the derma roller on my 2nd degree burn scar?

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Dr. Joseph Campanelli
28 years experience in Facial Plastic Surgery
Yes, needling helps: There is good evidence to show that micro-needling such as with the derma-roller is beneficial in reducing the appearance of scars. Keep in mind the word reduce, not eliminate. This is not a miracle cure but it is very low risk and there is little chance it will make it worse.
Answered on Sep 15, 2018

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