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Skin Care Tips and Scar Treatment for People with Dark Skin

Over the past few decades, topical scar therapy has attracted the attention of more and more surgeons and dermatologists around the world. With cosmetic procedures being more prevalent than ever before, more scars than ever before are being produced under the operating table. Any invasive surgery or injury that punctures deep enough into the skin will produce a scar. Some of these scars will diminish over time; others develop into hypertrophic scars and keloids. Still a mystery to medical professionals, keloid scars have been observed to more frequently affect people with darker skin tones. While scarring is sometimes inevitable, there are precautions you can take to reduce the appearance of unsightly scars.

If you have dark skin and suffer from keloids or hypertrophic scars, continue reading to learn how you can reduce the amount of scarring that occurs as a result of surgery or injury. Read Full Article


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