Scar care after breast augmentation

Scar care after breast augmentation

How should scars be cared for after breast augmentation?
M.D. Natasa Popovic  |  Basic member  |  Plastic surgery
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Gels to reduce scars and Laser.
Prof. dr. Tiberiu Bratu  |  Basic member  |  Plastic surgery  |  Timisoara
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The scars, they will swell and turn red in the first six months and after 9 months - 1 year they begin to flatten out and fade away. You should avoid exposure to sun for one year in order to prevent the pigmentation of the scars. Still, scars will never disappear completely.

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Dr. Lucian Fodor PhD  |  Basic member  |  Plastic surgery  |  Cluj Napoca
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Using silicone sheaths or ointments
Dr Maghnam Ayed Shahateet M.D.FRCS Frcs  |  Basic member  |  Amman
  • 277 answers
by using the antiscar treatments
CSSC International +  |  Basic member  |  Lahore Stockholm
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Scars must be protected from pressure, injury etc. Creams of any kind must not be used on scars post-operatively.
Dr. Jayanthy Ravindran  |  Basic member  |  Plastic surgery  |  Chennai
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Antibiotic cream over the wound for a week until it heals. I prescribe depigmenting cream in dark skin along with silicone gel and taping to prevent scar hypertrophy.
Cosmetic Gynecology Egypt - Amr Seifeldin, M.D  |  Basic member  |  Cairo
  • 130 answers
Clean with antiseptic solution and put on spectra gel do reduce the scar texture
Chen Lee M.D.  |  Basic member  |  Plastic surgery  |  Montreal
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Most incisions are short in length and placed in camouflaged locations. Hence the scars are often well hidden. Your scar management will largely be dependent on your predisposition to a poor scar (usually by history of a poor scar elsewhere). If there are no signs to indicate that you are at risk for a poor scar then wound protection for up to 10 days is often all that is necessary. Should there be a history of poor scarring, adjunctive treatments can be used such as scar massage, silicone gel pad scar treatment, or corticosteroid scar injections.
Dr. Serban Porumb  |  Basic member  |  Oradea
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Usually in normal healing skin, scars don't need special attention (except for sun or UV protection for one year) they will heal at the beginning with a pinky hue and then it will fade with time, at one or two years after getting back the normal skin color and looking more like a skin crease.
In cases when there is a tendancy for an abnormal skin healing, e.g. hypertrophic or keloid scars, you may use different creams, silicone sheet or steroid injection, but only by your surgeon recommandation.
To minimize the scar size, we developed a technique to reduce it to about half its size , from 5-6 cm to only 3 cm , in silicone breast augmentation.
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Prof.Dr. John F. Celin M.D.  |  Basic member  |  London
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It all depends on the type of scar . very often no particular treatment is necessary scars will be red for a period of time so sun exposure should be prevented THE SURGEON WILL ADVISE IF TREATMENT IS NECESSARY .
Dr. Horia Remus Siclovan  |  Premium member  |  Plastic surgery  |  Arad, Sibiu
  • 69 answers
The pacient are adviced to use some creams / gels as Contractubex, Prosil, Cimeosil and to avoid sun exposure (scar area) for six months.
Dr. med. Petra Berger  |  Premium member  |  Plastic surgery  |  Frankfurt am Main Zurich Palma de Mallorca
  • 1666 answers
we dont recommend fany creams or treatments, we recommend panthenol panthenol and panthenol

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