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A female asked:

Had surgery 1 month ago on shoulder for labral repair. now have 3 incisions and 2 of which are bigger and darker red color. how do i fade the scar?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Jeffrey Visotsky
Occupational Medicine 37 years experience
Scar: Keep out of the sun. Apply constant pressure with skin tape or scar patch. Also some of the scar creams to lighten the scar.
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Dr. Robert Bader
Dermatology 28 years experience
Silicone gel sheets may be the most effective treatment.
Mar 31, 2013
Last updated Aug 24, 2013

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