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Can a scar, depending on how minor it is, be removed or

Can a scar, depending...

Can a scar, depending on how minor it is, be removed or corrected 95-100 percent? Or in other words, Is it possible in some cases to completely eradicate a scar of the circumstances are right & enough treatments are undergone? There is a very minor burn scar on my face. Hard to see, but because I know it’s there I notice it. Was hoping because of how truly minor it is, I could potentially elimate it entirely.

Doctor's Assistant: How long have you been dealing with this issue? Any other skin concerns?

Scar has been there since this past December & no.

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
I’m 26 & female.
No treatments so far.
No medical history.

Sorry for late reply and inconvenience.

Thanks for all these additional information.

I understand your concern.

Well as you describe, I would recommend fractional ablative laser treatment therapy and see a dermatologist for further evaluation and management.

Your scar will be removed 90-100 % definitely.

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
Thank you so much for your response. In your experience/observation have you seen many cases where minor scars have been completely removed through laser treatment?

Thanks for the follow-up.

Success rate depends on depth, the extent of a scar and it can be only based on a clinical assessment by a dermatologist in person.

Still, the success rate is higher than 85%.

So, you can see a dermatologist for a clinical examination and discuss with treatment options including laser therapy as mentioned earlier.

I wish for your good health.
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