How does Mederma get rid of scars?

Not a fan of Mederma. I do not recommend mederma as I have not seen the benefits of treatment. It needs to be applied 4 times a day which is not practical for the typical individual. Furthermore the true science is lacking.

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Besides using mederma, is there anything else that my dr could prescribe me to get rid of my shingle scars on my body?

Type of scar. The treatment depends on the problem causing the blemish is it a hyperpigmented scar, a depression, an ice pick, a cyst, etc. Depending on the diagnosis treatments include: silicone gel sheets or cream, sunblock, bleaching agents, peels, dermabrasion, laser resurfacing, skin needling, camouflage, tattoo, excision, grafting, fillers, fat grafting, puch grafting, soft tissue rearrangement, etc. Read more...
Shigles scars. It may be difficult to find scientific evidence specifically for treatment of shingles scars, but one of the most scientifically supported treatments for any wound healing is silicone. Topical preparations include kelocote and biocorneum. Most often these are found in plastic surgery offices. Good luck. Read more...

Follicultitus hyperpigmentation. How do I get rid of this on my bikini line? I have been using Mederma scar gel for 7 months, faded but still there

ScarFade and others. Scarfade has a ski lightening formulation for over the counter use. Some claim salicylic acid products such as tendskin may also help. Skin bleaching agents containing retin-a, hydroquinone, kojic acid and a topical steroid are also popular but will require a prescription. Read more...