A 42-year-old member asked:
how can you prevent scarring from skin lesions?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Dermatology 44 years experience
Sometimes scarring..: ...Occurs no matter what you do. Other times it depends on the skin lesions. With acne, you can often prevent scarring by not picking or squeezing your zits. Wound scars heal with smaller scars if kept clean and free of infection. Some people just naturally inherit skin that scars easily (or less easily).
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Last updated Oct 11, 2012
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