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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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Vitamin E For Scar Tissue, Does It Work?

No, vitamin E does NOT improve scars. There is no scientific evidence confirming this claim. In fact, some studies do demonstrate vitamin E may cause skin irritation which actually worsen scarring. Anecdotal reports also mention widened scars after using vitamin … Continue reading

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