Scars occur when our skin responds to any injury or they may occur after surgery. The post-surgical scars remind us of our past pain and affect our physical appearance. Some scars can be minor and some can be so large that they can cause pain or even limit the motion of a certain area of the body. Some scars fade away on their own while some require proper treatment. If your post-surgical scar is disturbing your look then don’t worry because Post Surgical Scars Treatment in Islamabad, Rawalpindi & Pakistan will help you get rid of such types of scars.
We have non-invasive or minimally invasive procedures such as laser treatment, dermabrasion, chemical peels, and excision surgery. If you want to know more about the treatment options then keep reading the following blog.
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Causes of Surgical Scars:
When skin damage occurs again and again at the same place then scarring occurs because all layers of the skin will start damaging. The same case is in surgery, during the surgical procedure the surgeon makes an incision in all layers of the skin, and as a result, scarring occurs. However, there are some other factors that can cause scarring such as:
- If an unskilled surgeon performs the procedure
- The location of the incisions
- Reason for the surgery
- The genetic tendency of scarring
- Elderly people
- Slow healing process
- Improper wound care
The skin care expert will examine your scar condition and will tell you if the treatment is right for you or not. There is a certain criterion for every type of treatment. During the initial consultation, he will ask certain questions related to your medical and surgical history, you must tell the doctor if you have any skin allergies. You fall in the candidacy criteria if:
- You are having scars after the surgery
- The scars are lowering your confidence
- You want a less painful way to get rid of scars
- You are not having a skin infection
- You should not have active acne on the treatment site
- Your wound is healed completely
- If the scar is limiting your physical activity
- You are overall a healthy person
- You are having realistic expectations about the outcomes
The results depend on the type of treatment selected. It is necessary to discuss your desired goals with the skin care expert to avoid complications in the future. The results may vary from person to person because every person has a different type of scar and skin condition. You will start noticing the results and reduction in scar appearance in just a few sessions. You will regain your confidence after getting the treatment.
Post-Surgical Scars Treatment Options:
There are various Post Surgical Scars Treatments in Islamabad & Pakistan for you as you can choose the type depending on the desired results and your budget. Some of the best types of treatments are discussed below:
This is a non-invasive and painless treatment. The skin expert starts the procedure by applying a cooling gel or a numbing cream. After that, he uses an FDA-approved laser device to direct the laser light toward the targeted area. The laser light heats the cells and boosts collagen production. You will need 3 to 5 sessions of the Laser Treatment to get the desired results.
In dermabrasion, the skin expert uses a special device to remove the upper damaged layer of the skin. This treatment is best for small post-surgical scars.
The chemical peel is also a non-invasive treatment. There are different types of chemical peels and the type is selected based on the level of the scar. The chemical peel removes the outer layer of the skin and reveals new skin. You will need a few sessions to see the improvement in the appearance of scars.
Steroids can be used in the form of creams or injections. They make the scars less noticeable. The skin expert will give you cream or ointment based on your scar condition. Injections are more effective and give instant results as compared to creams.
It is a surgical procedure in which the skin expert removes the scar tissues. This will send signals to the body to produce more collagen. As a result, there will be an improvement in the appearance of post-surgical scars.
Benefits of the Treatment:
Some of the key benefits of the treatment are as follows:
- It helps to regain your confidence
- Your physical movement which is disturbed by the scar will also improve
- These treatments are minimally invasive and painless
- The treatment is budget friendly
- The recovery time is very short
The skin expert will examine your post-surgical scar and after that, he will tell you the price of Post Surgical Scar Treatment in Islamabad, Rawalpindi & Pakistan. The price varies for everyone and depends on some factors such as treatment area size, scar condition, type of treatment selected, skin therapist fees, and pricing policy of the clinic.
Book an Appointment:
If you are planning to get the treatment then always choose the best-trusted clinic. Glamorous Clinic Islamabad is a well-reputed clinic who have the best dermatologist around the globe. You can book an appointment with us by filling out the form and we will respond to you soon.