Category Archives: surgery scars

Best Eyelid Surgery Scar Treatment

Eyelid surgery (blepharoplasty) scars should be treated with even more caution and care than normal scars. Since they are located near the eyes and because the skin in this area is very delicate extra care is recommended. All surgical scars … Continue reading

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5 Breast Augmentation Scar Treatment Tips

One of the most difficult things someone can go through after having a successful breast augmentation procedure performed is to unwrap the surgical dressings for the final time only to discover what will be a tremendous scar. Even when the … Continue reading

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Post-Operative Scar Treatment: How To Improve Surgical Scars

It is true that even cosmetic surgeons can’t operate without leaving marks. If you have surgery, you will have scars. Sometimes they are placed as unobtrusive as possible (in case of cosmetic surgery). When undergoing normal surgery the scars will … Continue reading

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Best Treatment For Raised Scars

The best, and actually only proven effective, risk-free, treatment for raised scars is topical silicone gel sheeting. In this study, published in Dermatologic Surgery in 2001 researchers conclude: Topical silicone gel sheeting, with a 20-year history of satisfaction in dermatology, … Continue reading

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Scar On Face Treatment

Generally scars on the face are the result of acne lesions or injuries. The type of scar determines which treatment is appropriate. Once facial skin has been injured, e.g. due to an accident or surgery, scar tissue will develop. Most … Continue reading

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Basal Cell Carcinoma Scar Removal

When a basal cell skin carcinoma (BCC) is removed the wound will leave a scar. Optimal treatment of both the wound and scar will reduce the risk on leaving a prominent scar. This post is about the different types of … Continue reading

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What To Eat To Promote Wound Healing and Reduce Scarring

What should I eat to promote healing and reduce scarring? That’s what I asked the medical personnel when I was in the hospital a few years ago. Because I had various cuts and surgical wounds on my face and body … Continue reading

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Post Op Breast Augmentation Recovery

After a breast augmentation you’ll want to take care of your scars as best as possible. Luckily there are silicone sheets and creams that will not only help you improve scar appearance but also prevent ugly scars such as keloids … Continue reading

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Get Rid Of Scars At Home – My Search For An Over-The-Counter Scar Product That Really Works

How I Got My Scars After being attacked and stabbed a few years ago I ended up on the intensive care in a local hospital. A coronary artery had to be closed surgically to save my life. In order to … Continue reading

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Facelift Scar Treatment

Most facelift scars, located in front of the ears, are hardly noticeable or not visible at all. The location of the facial incisions ensures such scars are only visible during the first weeks after surgery. The incisions are commonly lined … Continue reading

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