Among the preventative scar treatments mentioned, two are simple, consistently improve scars, and cost-effective: 1) Silicone – can be...
Evolution of Scar Treatments
Scar therapy depends on the location, age, type, and size of the scar. Skin type and genetic factors may also be considered.
It is critical to keep in mind that scars take a year or more to full mature. Recently, there has been a stronger emphasis on treating the scar during this maturing time to optimize its final appearance. These treatments to control the scar while it is evolving include topical treatments, taping, injections, and lasers.