EXPERT Q&A

Q: What do you recommend to treat hypertrophic scars that are flat but have a dark purplish/pinkish color?

What our experts say:

Hypertrophic scars normally respond well to several sessions of pulse dye laser

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Dr. Marina Peredo

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New York City, New York

There are many treatments but I like using the pulse dye laser and injecting cortisone directly into the scars. Using this combination has been very successful for me.

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