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Can you remove a scar from your eye?

Can you remove a scar from your eye?

Maybe: If the scar is on the retina - generally not possible unless it is superficial scar tissue lying on the retina. Superficial scars of the cornea can sometime be treated with lasers (prk). ...Read more

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Dr. Barry Press
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Scarring (Definition)

A scar is the result of the body healing. It is the end product of a long cascade of signals and cellular repair that takes approximately a year to complete, and a lifetime to maintain. It is a normal process that occurs whenever ...Read more


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How can I remove a scar?

How can I remove a scar?

IMPROVE not remove: There are many options to improve scars discussed here but it is genrally impossible to remove a scar unless you replace it with another. ...Read more

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What can help remove a scar on my penis after surgery?

What can help remove a scar on my penis after surgery?

Nothing: Scars fade but will never disappear. You have a story to tell -- a full life always gives scars, and no person worth loving cares if you have one on your penis. And i admire your courage in writing about such a sensitive topic. Good luck, and love wisely and well. ...Read more

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How can one remove a scar after having a skin allergy?

How can one  remove a scar after having a skin allergy?

Improve not remove : Yes it is possible to improve scars but not necessarily remove the scars using a combination of skin care, sunscreen, silicone gel sheeting, etc. Dermabrasion, chemical peels or laser resurfacing in addition to surgery may also be options. ...Read more

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How can I remove a scar without expensive laser treatments?

How can I remove a scar without expensive laser treatments?

Wait: Scars cannot be removed. They will fade with time. Scar revisions can be performed for severe scars. ...Read more

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Can u pls. Suggest a medication cream to remove a scar..Is laser effective?

Can u pls. Suggest a medication cream to remove a scar..Is laser effective?

Creams: Are generally a waste of money.Ixto fractional ablation laser is a very effective means for most scar reduction . You need a consult with a professional who uses this laser to see if you are a candidate. ...Read more

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Would facial scar revision remove scars caused by acne?

Would facial scar revision remove scars caused by acne?

Facial scar revision: Scars caused by acne are more noticeable if they have surface contour irregularities such as a scalloped or ice-pick scar. Facial scar revision if performed primarily for the scalloped or ice-pick type scars to improve the surface contour. You will still have a scar but the goal is to make the scar smoother and less noticeable. ...Read more

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How can I remove a scar on my eyelid after a chalazion surgery?

How can I remove a scar on my eyelid after a chalazion surgery?

Scars...: Are permanent and cannot be removed. Generally the best scars on the body are on the eyelids because of the excellent blood supply and thinness of the skin. Scars take some time to mature, however, and don't assume their final appearance for 6-12 months. See a board certified plastic, facial plastic, or ophthalmic plastic surgeon for a definitive opinion. ...Read more

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Would facial scar revision remove scars caused by acne? I have many scars on my face caused by the bad acne i had when i was a teenager. I would love to be able to have this fixed. Is facial scar revision a procedure that could help me, or is another proc

Would facial scar revision remove scars caused by acne? I have many scars on my face caused by the bad acne i had when i was a teenager. I would love to be able to have this fixed. Is facial scar revision a procedure that could help me, or is another proc

Acne scar revision: Hello, sight unseen it is difficult to describe the options best for managing your specific condition. There are some therapies to revise scars that involve surgically removing them and closing the less scarred adjacent skin although this only is useful when there are a few relatively deep scars with good adjacent skin. ...Read more

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Dr. Barry Press
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Scar Revision (Definition)

Various techniques including surgical revision, steroid injection, and abrasion, meant to improve the appearance and/or ...Read more


Dr. Ed Friedlander
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Scars (Definition)

A scar a condition in which an injury (a cut, ...Read more