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Old 05-28-2009, 08:38 AM   #1
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post-op toes surgery

I had surgery last year on my toes, but I am left with the ugly scars on my toes. I would love to wear pretty scandals for the summer but I'm ashamed. Is the anything I can do to remove the scaring on my toes?

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Old 05-28-2009, 12:59 PM   #2
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Re: post-op toes surgery

Are they keloid or just regular scars? If regular, have you tried Mederma or vitamin E oil?

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Old 06-05-2009, 03:02 PM   #3
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Re: post-op toes surgery

If your scars are darker than the rest of your skin you can see your dermatologist and get Tri-luma cream. I had scarring on my knees and it worked like a treat. Took about 6 weeks to get back to my normal skin color though

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