Having scars on the skin can affect the appearance of a person in an adverse manner. They can be caused by a number of reasons including but not limited to acne, injuries and surgery. To correct them, there are a number of treatments that are available.

Post surgical scars can be a greater problem than most other ones due to their deep nature. While there are surgical options available to correct them, many people prefer noninvasive options. Let’s have a closer look at what these treatments are.

Fractional CO2

This treatment uses carbon dioxide laser by fractionating it into thousands of shafts. Microscopic holes are bored in the skin in order to remove the top damaged layer of the skin. The new skin surfaces in some time which has lesser appearance of scars and is smoother.

More collagen is also produced by the body as well which increases the health of the skin as well. Other than swelling and redness, there aren’t many side effects of Fractional CO2 laser treatment. Some rest is recommended afterwards. Results continue to show after the procedure and several sessions are needed in order to achieve the desired results.


Less extensively used these days, it is a highly effective procedure for correction of deep scars. Wire brushes or diamond wheel is used to remove the upper layer of the skin. If needed, deeper layers too can be removed this way. The healing of the skin starts right away. Collagen production is also boosted with dermabrasion.

Due to the nature of the procedure, some bleeding does take place during the process. Topical anesthetics are applied to minimize the feeling of pain and discomfort. The recovery time for complete is generally between seven to thirty days.

Dermal Fillers

There is a wide variety of options in the dermal fillers which can be used for scars. The fillers are injected into the site of the scar to lift the skin in the area. The appearance of the scars can be greatly removed in this manner.

The fillers take effect in a few days’ time and can last for several months in a single go. Afterwards, the treatment needs to be repeated to maintain efficacy. There is no downtime associated with dermal fillers which makes them quite a useful option to correct post surgical scars in dubai.

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