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The Most Effective Scar Treatments, According to Dermatologists

By Maddy Zollo Rusbosin, Chelsea Burns of Women's Health | Slide 1 of 11: Whether it’s a scar that dates back to your tree-climbing days or a more recent one from a surprise c-section, nearly everyone garners a collection of scars. Maybe you've even tried using scar cream to fade them. Scarring is caused by both trauma injuries and inflammatory conditions (like acne), which can cause a loss or change in your skin's collagen structure, meaning you need the best scar creams to actually get your skin back to normal.Meet Our Experts: Marisa Garshick, MD, dermatologist, Deanne Robinson, MD, dermatologist“Scars are the way our body responds to injury, and their

Whether it’s a scar that dates back to your tree-climbing days or a more recent one from a surprise c-section, nearly everyone garners a collection of scars. Maybe you've even tried using scar cream to fade them. Scarring is caused by both trauma injuries and inflammatory conditions (like acne), which can cause a loss or change in your skin's collagen structure, meaning you need the best scar creams to actually get your skin back to normal.

Meet Our Experts: Marisa Garshick, MD, dermatologist, Deanne Robinson, MD, dermatologist

“Scars are the way our body responds to injury, and their

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