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Best Ointment For Scars
Depends: Scars mature and can continue to improve for up to a year. They are sun-sensitive and may become hyperpigmented with sun exposure. The best way to treat a scar depends on the scar. Options include silicone gel, silicone sheeting, use of filler (for spot or crater-like scars), laser therapy, hydroquinone, dermabrasion, or kenalog injection, or surgical scar revision. See your plastic surgeon. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I cut my self like a week ago what can I put on my cut for it not to scar? Does a and d ointment work?
Kukui nut oil: A;d ointment or vit e might help; but you might want to try kukui nut oil. ...Read more
Be careful!: I am not a fan as it is well-known that 20% of patients who use neosporin regularly will become allergic to it! applying any of these products to a scar is useless and there are safer products to use on wounds (polysporin or bacitracin, for example). I really can't think of any reason one would want to apply 2 of these products at once, unless you want an itchy red rash! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
NO: This has no effect on scars. Used on severe burns at the time of injury. Vite is an old one, seen to work the same as vaseline. Many products clamor for your attention to "heal" scars. They want your money. If you have asignificant scar, see a dermatogist has no effect on scars. Used for severe burns. Vit e is an old one long noted to be as effective as vaseline. Lots of things. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
The little open scar in the coxis outside the anus itch to much, any suggestion till i go to the doct on monday please , a cream ointment anything?
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