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Atrophic Scar

Patricia Y Lopez miami, FL
5 days ago

How many weeks post injury can I be sure my forehead scar is/will be atrophic? At what point can I consider Mesotherapy?

Edward Domanskis, MD Newport Beach, CA
5 days ago

Healing from surgery or injury takes at least one year. I recommend my scarxtape for several months to minimize scarring.

Dr. Edward Jonas Domanskis is Certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery

Newport Beach, San Francisco,Miami, EU, Anguilla

Assistant Clinical Professor of SurgeryWOS-Plastic,University of California (Irvine)

Orange County’s Physician of Excellence/America’s Top Physicians/Top Doctors

Plastic Surgery- 2005-2018

President,American Society of Bariatric Plastic Surgeons

Organoderm Skin care/ScaRxTape

Nelson Castillo, MD Atlanta, GA
5 days ago

Thank you for sharing your question. For most patients scar maturation can take upwards of a year. In the meantime seek out scar protective measures such as a high quality sunblock, silicone based scar cream like BioCorneum, and sun avoidance.


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