A 30-year-old female asked:
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Can I use vitamin e evion 600 with aloe Vera gel to treat chickenpox scars ? Is it safe and effective. Or should I see a doctor?? Please advice.

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Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience in Internal Medicine
Both: have been noted to be helpful in diminishing the cosmetic effect of scars however it is UNUSUAL for Chicken Pox to leave scars since ONLY the superficial layer of skin is involved! I would get your skin checked out by a Dermatologist...you may be a "keloid" former (abnormal scar generation)
Answered on Nov 4, 2017

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