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For faster facial scar healing is it optimal for the skin to be moist or dry? These type of scars are left over after acne.

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Dr. Otto Placik
Surgery - Plastics
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In brief: Moist AND CLEAN.

While dry wounds are less likely to become infected, moist wounds are more likely to heal faster with less scarring if kept clean.

In brief: Moist AND CLEAN.

While dry wounds are less likely to become infected, moist wounds are more likely to heal faster with less scarring if kept clean.
Dr. Otto Placik
Dr. Otto Placik
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Dr. ELizabeth Kinsley
Surgery - Plastics

In brief: Neither

Scars do best when they are neither excessively dry or excessively moist.
Use a good cleanser and keep your skin hydrated.

In brief: Neither

Scars do best when they are neither excessively dry or excessively moist.
Use a good cleanser and keep your skin hydrated.
Dr. ELizabeth Kinsley
Dr. ELizabeth Kinsley
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