• I Have a Scar on My Face: How Do I Get Rid of It?

    5 monthes ago - By Health

    Roshini Raj, MD, Health 's medical editor and coauthor of What the Yuck?! , fields your most personal and provocative questions.
    Q: I have a scar on my face, and I really hate it. How do I get rid of it?
    A: You may not be able to completely , but there are ways to make it nearly disappear. First, know that while lightening creams may fade dark spots, like those that linger after a zit, they don't work as well on the raised scars you get from a cut. Scar-targeting products such as Mederma and silicone sheets can lessen the appearance of both types.
    If those don't work, turn to the big guns...
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