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Shave biopsy for mole done, came back totally benign. Still have reddish pink circle after scab fell off. When will this fade?

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Dr. Zahid Niazi
Cosmetic Surgery

In brief: Few months - normal

Normal for recent surgical site/scar to look pinkish red.
The normal healing process takes a few months. You can help the healing by protecting the fresh scar from sun exposure. Some scar care creams also help.

In brief: Few months - normal

Normal for recent surgical site/scar to look pinkish red.
The normal healing process takes a few months. You can help the healing by protecting the fresh scar from sun exposure. Some scar care creams also help.
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