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#1 xSerendipity

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Posted 28 January 2013 - 11:03 AM

Hi everyone!

 

Can anyone give me some advice regarding the solution to remove this type of scar (raised scar) permanently?

This scar is not cause by acne. This scar is cause by some peeling cream to remove moles, my mum accidentally apply to much on my skin and during the recovery period my skin form this type of scar. The scar age is quite old, more than 10 years. Can fraxel laser remove it? Or maybe by surgery cut it off?

 

Thank you!

 

 

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Posted 28 January 2013 - 11:15 AM

You could try wearing a silicone sheet for a few months, and if that doesn't help, consult a plastic surgeon if it could be revised. 



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Posted 28 January 2013 - 01:04 PM

You could try wearing a silicone sheet for a few months, and if that doesn't help, consult a plastic surgeon if it could be revised. 

Hi austra, thanks for the advice. I just googled about silicone sheet and I'll try to get one tomorrow. :)



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Posted 28 January 2013 - 04:04 PM

Yeah and if that doesn't work you can always have that scar cut out and made thinner with a plastic surgeon.  That should be easy to fix!



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Posted 28 January 2013 - 04:23 PM

You might find more answers on this side of the forum.

http://www.acne.org/...c-raised-scars/


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Posted 30 January 2013 - 03:16 AM

Mind if i ask which peeling cream you used?|



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Posted 30 January 2013 - 03:38 AM

Dudley is right, wrong forum. :) But I also hear good things about cortisone injections... might be worth asking in the hypertrophic scar forum.


My Skin Care Regime


** Morning **

1. DermaQuest C3 Cleanser

2. DermaQuest Niacinamide B3 serum

3. DermaQuest C3 serum (Vitamin C)

4. DermaQuest Stem Cell 3D Daily Moisturiser (tinted) SPF 15 or

    DermaQuest Daily Moisturising Lotion SPF 15 (on weekends)
 

** Makeup **

1. DermaQuest DermaPerfection Primer

2. Dermablend Smooth Indulgence Foundation SPF 15

3. Dermablend Setting Powder


** Night **

1. DermaQuest C3 Cleanser

2. DermaQuest Algae Facial Scrub (every second night)

3. DermaQuest Niacinamide B3 serum

4. DermaQuest Retexture serum (Vitamin A) (every second night)

5. DermaQuest Skin Rehydrating Serum (every other night)

6. DermaQuest Clarifying Pads (5% salicylic acid) (for my biggest acne prone areas)

7. DermaQuest DermaClear TX (for acne spots)

8. Swisse Ultiboost Hair Skin and Nails (vitamin supplement)


*** Current Treatment Plan ***

2010-2011: 5 x Fraxel Re:Store sessions - maybe 10-15% improvement.

2012-2013: 5 x Dermaroller sessions - at least 70% improvement!

2013: One eDermastamp treatment down, one more to go in Oct!



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