Scars can be very embarrassing it will make you want to hide but there is a solution. Every year millions of people look for ways to remove scars.
Many of these people turn to over the counter remedies, some of these people use home remedies, another small amount of these people decide to use the help of a doctor.
You can see, there are many solutions to this problem. You just have to find the best one for you. This article will be about the best ways to remove a scar.
If you have wanted to remove a scar, you have no doubt have heard about home remedies that people have used. The people who tell you about these techniques swear by them and promise you that they will work.
Unfortunately, their guaranteed does not come with any sort of warranty, return policy or medical expertise.
The remedies that you are given by them comes from a friend of a friend or some old family member. If we were to rate the effectiveness of scar removal techniques, home remedies would come in last place and have the least amount of science or research that supports their effectiveness.
Scar Removal Creams And Skin Lighteners
Now we are finally on to something that actually works and that has a long track record of success. Unlike the old wives tales and home remedies mentioned earlier, scar removal creams actually work. These creams have chemical agents that will lighten the color of the scar and help it blend with the rest of your skin.
Scar removal creams do not work over night but take a few weeks to work. If you have any doubt that scar removal creams work, then please take a look at a recent picture of former baseball player Sammie Sosa.
Sosa has used skin lightening cream to go from a brown pigment to a vanilla color. His example is very extreme but it does show that skin lightening creams work for fading scars.
You do not have to worry about it working like it did for Sammie Sosa but it will slowly fade your scar. These creams are time tested and have been used for decades with plenty of testing for safety and effectiveness. This is a good start for anyone who needs to remove a scar on their body.
Surgery, Laser Treatment And Doctors!
Depending on how serious your scar is and your desire to get rid of it, seeing a dermatologist might be your best option. Sometimes simply fading a scar with skin lightening cream is not enough. This especially true when it comes to large and/or raised scars. These scars as best removed by laser surgery and other medical techniques.
While creams with make a scar match the rest of your skin color, medical techniques are the only technique that can truly remove a scar from your body. Depending on your situation, a doctor might be the best choice for you.
Often, most people just have minor scars that they want removed and using some sort of fading cream to blend the scar with the rest of your body is the best choice and the most most convenient choice.
It is what most people need and various fading and lightening creams are available on the internet for purchase.
It isn’t hard to find a cream that works, just do a Google search and read reviews and you will quickly find out which cream is the best and works great. The average person reading this should do some research on fading creams to blend their scar.
Making a choice on which direction to take is quite easy and depends on the size and the type of scar that you want removed. Minor scars that aren’t too big can easily be handle with a cream but raised sc are and large scars are the domain of doctors.
Some people do fade large scars but remember there is no cream on earth that will reduce a raised scar. Some people use a combination of both techniques and find success and satisfaction. You and a medical professional are the two people who know what is best for you. Weigh your options, consult with a doctor and make the best choice.
What To Takeaway
From this article, you should takeaway that there are two ways to remove scars that actually work. There’s a third ways and that is entirely up to nature and time. Yes, some scars fade on their own and over time. The two ways that work the best are using a fading cream and using a medical technique to remove a scar. You now have enough information to do your own research to learn even more about this subject and to make a food decision.