There’s good news and bad news for those who are trying to get rid of scars fast.
The skin is a seamless organ, smooth and soft; as such, its appearance can be altered significantly by even a minor scar.
Usually, scars aren’t a big deal when they are small or easily hidden under clothes. However, when a scar is larger or visible even when you’re wearing clothes, you most likely want to find a way to treat it and help it go away as quickly as possible.
The bad news is that there’s no way to get rid of a scar “quickly;” scars take time to fade and, even then, most scars are permanent and will never completely disappear. Scarring is a natural part of the healing process following an injury, and the way your scar heals depends on many factors including the size and depth of the wound, your age, your ethnicity, and more.
The good news, however, is that there are things you can do to help your scar become flatter, lighter, and generally much less noticeable. [Read more…]