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Dr. Ed Friedlander
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Scars (Definition)

Scar = fibrous tissue that forms ...Read more


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Can hydroquinone cream help to lighten a scar due to stitches?

Can hydroquinone cream help to lighten a scar due to stitches?

Minimally: Generally speaking, steroid injections and/or prp injections will yield better results. ...Read more

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I have black dots as shaving scars on my penis for few month and heard hydroquinone can help me get rid of them but can't find it, any similar cream?

I have black dots as shaving scars on my penis for few month and heard hydroquinone can help me get rid of them but can't find it, any similar cream?

Hydroquinone is: Found at local beauty supply store under names such as black and white bleaching cream, ambi, nadinola these creams can also be found in your local walgreens ...Read more

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Hydroquinone–Tretinoin–Mometasone these contains in my cream. Which I m applying for acne n scar on face. Are these fine or dangerous??

Hydroquinone–Tretinoin–Mometasone these contains in my cream. Which I m applying for acne n scar on face. Are these fine or dangerous??

ACNE SCARS: THE CREAM THAT YOU ARE USING IS FINE FOR AWHILE.
IT WONT DO MUCH FOR THE SCARS, BUT IT MIGHT HELP FURTHER BREAKOUTS.
IF YOU GET ACNE VERY OFTEN, TRY STAYING AWAY FROM ALL NUTS, PEANUT BUTTER, CHOCOLATE AND LOTS OF DAIRY PRODUCTS.
I HOPE YOU GET BETTER SOON. ...Read more

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Will Hydroquinone remove red/ pink color from 3 year old surgical scar?

Will Hydroquinone remove red/ pink color from 3 year old surgical scar?

No: You will benefit from a truly skillful and dedicated therapist who will teach you how to handle yourself in a more rational way. ...Read more

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Does clobeta gm cream work to remove scars?

Unlikely to work: Clobeta gm cream is a steroid cream which can lessen inflammation and is used to treat autoimmune diseases. It is not generally useful for scars. It is best used to prevent development of scars in conditions such as eczema. ...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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I have acne. How can I remove them without leaving scars? Like masks or creams, anything? Thanks for your efforts

I have acne. How can I remove them without leaving scars? Like masks or creams, anything? Thanks for your efforts

Acne: It is important to treat your acne so that you don't get permanent scarring. Some patients wait too long before seeing their dermatologist to have their acne treated. Normally topical medicines and internal antibiotics are used to keep acne under control. You can start with an over the counter benzoyl peroxide wash while you are waiting for your appointment with your dermatologist. ...Read more

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Which type of cream to remove scars of chicken pox?

Which type of cream to remove scars of chicken pox?

AHA's and Retinoids: The most effective topical creams to reduce scars is Alpha hydroxy acids such as glycoloic or Lactic Acid containing creams. Retinoids in the form of retinol, retinoic acid and tretinoin containing creams are also helpful. ...Read more

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What creams can remove pimples scars the permanent redness on the face?

A few options: First, if the scar is red or swollen, use an over-the-counter cortisone cream to calm the skin. You can also do laser therapy or filler therapy, within one to three sessions, laser skin resurfacing using fractionated laser technology can even out the skin surface and increase new collagen formation to help fill in acne scars. Wear plenty of sunscreen, sun makes the scars worse. Hope this helped :]. ...Read more

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How do I remove a black scar happened as a result of burn from first level and it's on my chin, I tried meboscar cream but it didn't work out for me.

How do I remove a black scar happened as a result of burn from first level and it's on my chin, I tried meboscar cream but it didn't work out for me.

Try mederma cream: Try a different over the counter cream called Mederma and see if that works. If no luck, see a plastic surgeon to see what other options are out there. ...Read more

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My face is filled with acne and its scars which makes me feel shy to face the public please suggest me a cream which removes acne scars permanently plz?

My face is filled with acne and its scars which makes me feel shy to face the public please suggest me a cream which removes acne scars permanently plz?

Acne Scars: There are multiple lasers available that are effective in the improvement of acne scarring. The fraxel laser and the affirm laser are examples of the fractional laser technology which has been shown to be very effective in the treatment and removal of scarring that results from acne or other causes. ...Read more

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I had a scab, which is removed now and it shows pink skin do I put neosporin on it or aloe vera cream. Is this a scar? How can I prevent it to scar

I had a scab, which is removed now and it shows pink skin do I put neosporin on it or aloe vera cream. Is this a scar? How can I prevent it to scar

Leave it alone: I don't know how severe or large your skin injury was, or where it is on your body. But your skin was/is trying to heal itself underneath the scab, and you removed it before it could do that completely. All new skin is pink, whether or not it's going to scar. It may continue healing ; resolve. Don't use an antibiotic (including ointment) unless it looks infected (oozing pus, swollen, etc.). ...Read more

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I've had under skin blemishes for a few months and they aren't going away. How do I remove them from under the skin? I'm using acne scar cream now.

I've had under skin blemishes for a few months and they aren't going away. How do I remove them from under the skin? I'm using acne scar cream now.

Many options: Hello and thank you for your excellent question. Skin blemishes can be caused by many different things, including dry skin, irritated skin, and acne (just to name a few). It is very difficult to give you a good recommendation without a full history and physical. I suggest that you consult with a board certified plastic surgeon. Good luck! ...Read more

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How effective is silver diazinine cream at preventing scarring at incision site after stitches have been removed?

How effective is silver diazinine cream at preventing scarring at incision site after stitches have been removed?

As far as I know: The Cream you mention PREVENTS INFECTION of the site. ..in that way may diminish scarring but NO DIRECT effect on the scarring process itself!


Hope this helps
Dr Z ...Read more

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I'm using hydroquinone based cream twice daily on first 2 weeks & once on next 2 weeks. Now using 2-3 days gap. Is it fine using like this?

I'm using hydroquinone based cream twice daily on first 2 weeks & once on next 2 weeks. Now using 2-3 days gap. Is it fine using like this?

See answer: If not used on a daily basis you may not achieve or maintain the skin lightening effect you desire. Also see the following sites for precautions/advice on hydroquinone: http://bit. Ly/1S8Du5c http://wb. Md/1PAfzLl http://bit. Ly/1xjIWGO ...Read more

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I started using Arosone-HT (a triple combination of mometasone furoate, hydroquinone and tretinoin cream) a month ago, and now my skin get severely addicted to the cream. If I discontinue it's usage even for 2-3 days heavy pimples along with irritation an

I started using Arosone-HT (a triple combination of mometasone furoate, hydroquinone and tretinoin cream) a month ago, and now my skin get severely addicted to the cream. If I discontinue it's usage even for 2-3 days heavy pimples along with irritation an

Periorofacial dermat: Most commonly young women, a result of topical steroid (mometasone) on the face. Temporarily better when applied but progressively worse rebound reaction. Must stop the steroid even if it looks worse for awhile. Oral doxycycline (minocycline) in small dose, 50mg a day. Topical calcineurin inhibitor such as tacrolimus or sirolimus will help. May need therapy for a year. ...Read more

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Melalite forte cream use for what?

Melalite forte cream use for what?

Bleaching: Hydroquinone used to reduce dark areas on skin, especially melasma after pregnancy. ...Read more

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Just had a completion thyroidectomy 9 days ago. Wht is the best cream/brand to use on my fresh scar? Pls help me! Its very fresh obvs!

Usually nothing: Post surgical scars and trauma scars can usually do well on there own. There are many products that claim to help, but there is little proof. That being said, many feel they can help. Go to the first aid aisle at any pharmacy. Always remember to not get too much sun exposure on the incision for that first year after surgery (sunscreen). Hypertrophic scars can be treated too. ...Read more

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How well does hydroquinone work to fade scars?

Fairly well: Hydroquinone is an effect way to fade hyperpigmented scars (those with a dark color) but it is not as effective at fading red or raised scars. Those require other measures. Also in a small number of dark-skinned individuals, use of hydroquinone can cause increased pigmentation. Nothing works 100% of the time so for best results, consult with an expert in scars e.g. A plastic surgeon. ...Read more

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Can you use hydroquinone cream while on accutane?

Can you use hydroquinone cream while on accutane?

Would not: Since Accutane dries out your skin and one of the side effects of a hydroquinone is irritation I would not use both of the medications at the same time. After you have stopped the Accutane and your skin is no longer dry you can consider using the hydroquinone. ...Read more

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What % of hydroquinone cream is safe enough to use on my dark armpits caused from shaving?

Hard to say: Given that the skin of the armpits is so sensitive any hydroquinone make your take them. There are other creams that can be used to lighten the skin so I would see your dermatologist and try one of them. ...Read more

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Does hydroquinone make your scar darker than it was first before fading it? Does hydroquinone completely fades scars or it will just lighten the scar?

Does hydroquinone make your scar darker than it was first before fading it? Does hydroquinone completely fades scars or it will just lighten the scar?

HQ is skin bleach: Hydroqyinone (hq) is a skin bleaching agent that blocks the formation of melanin. It will not turn you "white"? It may irritate the skin causing inflammation and hyperpigmentation in susceptible individuals and is therefore commonly combined with a steroid and occasionally with other agents such as retinoids to disperse existing melanin and kojic acid which is another skin lightener. ...Read more

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Are hydroquinone cream products good for whitening and removing acne red marks?

Are hydroquinone cream products good for whitening and removing acne red marks?

It's about pigment: Hydroquinone works by decreasing the pigment cells in your skin. Let your doctor look at the scarring to determine if this is redness from blood vessels or is it pigment associated with pih or post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation. If it is pigment, hydroquinone will be your ticket. ...Read more

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What are the benefits of hydroquinone, mometasone and tretinoin cream for face?

Old remedy: The formulation you described is an old formulation by Dr Kligman a dermatologist who was treating acne and pigment issues. This formulation will decrease melanin production that causes pigments to be produced the hydroquinone and to a lesser extent the steroid do this. The tretinoin is Retin-A and that will help regulate exfoliation/ ...Read more

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Which bleaching cream contains the most hydroquinone?

Which bleaching cream contains the most hydroquinone?

See derm: See your dermatologist for treatment and evaluation. This way you can get the percentage you want or need. ...Read more

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Hydroquinone on new and old scars, is it safe? Is it effective?

Hydroquinone: Hydroquinone is a bleaching agent. If you have dark pigmented scars the drug could work effectively. ...Read more

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Hydroquinone (Definition)

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