RealSelf Top Doctor Bram Kaufman

Scar Maturation

Scars at 6 months after injury

Scars at 16 months after injury

Traumatic wound from car accident. These pictures demonstrate natural scar maturation over time. No surgery or other treatmentswere provided. The scars have faded and flattened.

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Scars after breast reconstruction maturing over time

2 Months After Surgery

5 Months After Surgery
Notice the scar is thicker and slightly more raised

5 Years After Surgery
The scar has flattened, the redness resolved

Dr Bram Kaufman