Scars / Stretch marks

Stretch marks and scars (post-traumatic, acne, etc.) can be treated in a similar way because stretch marks are a form of scarring in a deeper layer of the skin (dermis).

Stretch marks are those red or white grooves that come from a rupture of the elastic fibres of the chorion.

Scars are corresponding lesions throughout the depth of the skin.

Scar treatment options

A distinction should be made between fresh and mature scars.

As a plastic surgeon, I am faced with fresh scars from surgical wounds and I follow a specific protocol to have the best possible healing.

Fresh scars have a more reddish color due to their intense vascular network. We can guide them towards the ideal way of healing with

  • Special regenerating creams
  • Special taping of surgical wounds
  • Laser application for scar discoloration (NdYaglaser, IPL)
  • Preventive application of Erbium Glass Laser sessions to guide healing

In mature scars the aim is to reactivate the scar and remodeling of the collagen. This is achieved by combinations of the following as appropriate:

Options in the treatment of stretch marks

Again a distinction should be made between fresh and mature stretch marks.

Fresh or red stretch marks are initially treated using special vascular lasers such as NdYAg and IPL.

Mature or white stretch marks again the point is the remodeling of the collagen which can be done with :

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