Scars

Our medical solutions are meticulously designed to address various scar concerns, including acne scars, utilising laser technologies.

Overview

Benefits of Scar Treatment

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    Renewed Skin Texture: Experience the revitalisation of your skin texture as our personalised scar treatments target imperfections and promote smoother, healthier skin.
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    Precision with Laser Technology: Benefit from the precision of laser technology, which allows for targeted treatment of scars, including acne scars.
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    Boosted Confidence: Say goodbye to the visible reminders of scars and embrace newfound confidence with our comprehensive scar treatment procedures.
Introduction

Understanding Scar Treatment

Scar treatment involves a range of techniques to minimise the appearance of scars and promote skin healing. This comprehensive approach addresses various types of scars, including acne, surgical, and injury scars. Treatments may include topical creams, surgical procedures, and  transformative techniques such as laser therapy and microneedling.

These methods stimulate collagen production, improve skin texture, and reduce scar visibility. By understanding the options available, individuals can make informed decisions about scar treatment and achieve smoother, more evenly toned skin.

Treatment Options:

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    Acne Scar Laser Treatment: Specialised laser treatments are tailored to effectively address and reduce acne scars' appearance, promoting a smoother complexion.
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    CO2 Laser for Scar Removal: CO2 laser treatments offer precision in scar removal, stimulating collagen production and reducing the visibility of scars.
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    Fractional Laser for Scar Reduction: Fractional laser treatments target specific areas of the skin, promoting collagen production and reducing the appearance of scars.
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    Combination Therapies: Our plastic surgeon may recommend combining treatments to address various scar types, providing comprehensive and effective results.

Treatment Guide

Types of Scar Treatments:

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    Topical Treatments: Topical treatments include creams, gels, and ointments applied directly to the scarred area. These treatments may contain silicone, vitamin E, or corticosteroids, which can help soften and flatten scars over time.
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    Surgical Excision: Surgical excision involves removing the scar tissue through a surgical procedure. This method is often used for larger or more prominent scars and may be followed by skin grafting or tissue expansion to improve the appearance of the scar.
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    Laser Therapy: Laser therapy utilises focused light energy to target and break down scar tissue. This treatment can help reduce scar visibility, improve skin texture, and stimulate collagen production for smoother, more even skin.
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    Injectable Treatments: Injectable treatments, such as dermal fillers or steroid injections, fill in depressed scars or reduce inflammation and redness associated with scars. These treatments can help improve the appearance of scars temporarily.
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    Microneedling: Microneedling involves using a device with fine needles to create tiny punctures on the skin's surface. This stimulates the body's natural healing response, promoting collagen production and improving the texture and appearance of scars over time.
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    Chemical Peels: Chemical peels involve applying a chemical solution to the skin to exfoliate the top layers and promote new skin cell growth. This can help reduce the appearance of superficial scars and improve overall skin tone and texture.
Dr Andrew Cheah

Your Ally For Beauty Transformation

Meet Dr Andrew Cheah

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    MOH accredited Board Certified Specialist Plastic Surgeon.
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    Graduated from the University of Leicester, United Kingdom, with qualifications from the Royal College of Surgeons and the National University of Singapore.
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    Specialises in facial surgery and body contouring, including non-invasive treatments and laser therapies.
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    Openly engages with patients to thoroughly understand their needs and concerns.

Frequently Asked Questions

It may be possible, depending on the cause of the scar and the symptoms present. Dr Andrew will provide personalised advice during your consultation.

It may be possible, depending on the cause of the scar and the symptoms present. Dr Andrew will provide personalised advice during your consultation.

The cost of acne scar laser treatment varies based on factors such as the extent of scarring, the type of laser used, and the number of sessions required. A personalised consultation with our plastic surgeon will provide a detailed cost breakdown.

The number of CO2 laser sessions for acne scars depends on individual factors. Our doctor assesses your skin condition and customise a treatment plan, which may involve multiple sessions for optimal results.

Fractional laser treatments are highly effective in reducing the appearance of acne scars. These treatments target specific areas of the skin, stimulating collagen production and promoting scar reduction.

Our laser treatments for acne scars work by precisely targeting scarred areas, promoting collagen remodelling and skin rejuvenation. The result is a reduction in the visibility of acne scars.

Laser scars are rare but can occur. Our experienced plastic surgeon uses specialised techniques to address laser scars, tailoring treatment plans to minimise their visibility and promote skin healing.

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