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are there any good home remedies for atrophic scar aka pitted scar?

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Dr. Christopher Khorsandi
Plastic Surgery 22 years experience
Pitted Scars: Unfortunately there are no good home remedies for these types of scars. Raised scars are a different issue. You can improve the appearance of that type of scar with massage and pressure over time. But pitted scars usually require excision.

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