The best way to get rid of scar tissue fast on face, knees, hands and other body parts is by visiting a dermatologist to know about the treatments available to remove these marks permanently. If you can wait then go natural and use home remedies like lemon, olive oil, honey, aloe Vera, potato and cucumber.
There are various factor responsible for scar tissue on the body, some of these causes are burns, cuts, pimples, skin infections and stitches from a doctor. Normally your normal looking skin and the scar skin are same, but the difference in their appearance is because of the cells in scar tissue are lined up in a different way.
Scars that appear on body and especially on the face make a person more conscious and this can lower his/her confidence. Such marks on face can make a person think that they have lost the beauty and hence they are in a look for various treatments that can help them to permanently get rid of scar tissue marks from the body.
Apart from giving you some medical treatments we have also mentioned some of the best natural remedies that will quickly lighten the marks. The final outcome of these treatments will differ for each person and it also depends upon the size of your scar.
- Grafting of the skin is a medical process in which a doctor removes a skin layer from a different part of the body and positions it on the top of the scar. This surgery helps to permanently hide the scar and help solves this skin problem quickly.
- A more advanced technology to get rid of scar tissue marks is by opting for laser surgery. This method to fade unwanted marks from body gives excellent results in few sessions. In this treatment an ultra-strong highly focused laser beam is used on the damaged skin. This treatment will require few sessions, but help you get back the beauty of your skin by erasing those scar marks.
- According to the condition of your scar the dermatologist can also prescribe you to opt for dermabrasion in which a motor-driven brush is used to soften the surface of the scar. Using this brush helps to level the skin of the scar that makes it less visible. The only problem is that you will have to suffer a little pain during this process.
- A dermatologist may even cover your scar with a sheet of silicone. This treatment has helped many to level and considerable lighten the marks turning it almost invisible. This treatment usually costs low compared to other treatments described above, hence you can opt for this treatment if your budget is low.
Topical creams to remove scar tissue
You can also buy a scar removal ointment and use it for fading the unwanted scar from the body. Many of these creams contain silicone or various acids and skin lightening compounds in it. You can get such a cream for less than $10. But there is no guarantee that such product will work for you. For some it has given the desired results and for some it had no effect. Since the cost of these creams is low it is worth giving it a try. Maybe if such a products works to get rid of scar tissue than it can awesome for you.
Home remedies to get rid of scar tissue
Let me warn you first that using a home remedy to remove scar tissue requires few months and hence you won’t see any change in few days. If you can stay calm and repeat it regularly then only you will be able to see the desired results.
Use lemon to lighten the scar.
The vitamin C and the alpha hydroxyl acids in lemon make it an excellent skin lightener for getting rid of unwanted scars. Using this on skin helps in removal of dead cells, darkness and brings back the lost glow. First with a soft wet cloth, clean the scar properly. Now add one complete lime juice to a bowl and mix 1 spoon of honey it. With your fingers or cotton simply rub this paste on the affected area for 5 minutes. Keep it for another 5 minutes and then clean it off with cold water.
Use honey with baking soda.
Honey has a natural ability to remove the beauty lessening scars and spots from the skin. It is an antiseptic, a moisturizer and helps in regeneration of new skin cells. To prepare this remedy add one spoon of baking soda to 5 spoons of honey. Rub this mixture on the mark for 2 minutes and then leave it to dry. Once it dries, use a cotton ball and water clean your skin. Adding baking soda makes this remedy double powerful as this natural product is also very powerful skin lightener.
Aloe Vera gel to remove scars.
Aloe Vera is considered to be a miracle plant because it has the ability to treat almost all the skin problems. The antioxidants, moisture and its ability of skin regeneration will heal the scars with regular use. Since it is highly beneficial you can get aloe Vera scar removal cream or use its gel that comes out of the aloe leaf. Daily apply this gel on the scar tissue and let it dry. Repeat it twice a day for up to a month to get the best results.
Massage olive oil on the unwanted marks.
Olive oil is a good source of antioxidants and vitamin E that works quick in removing scar tissues from your skin. At night take a spoon of olive oil and massage it to the skin area for 2 minutes and then go to sleep. Let this oil work on skin for the entire night and then rinse it in the morning. Use this remedy every night for a month to erase those tissue marks from the skin.
Use onion and potato paste.
Onions can help to restrict the formation of collagen in the scar area and thus will make it less visible overtime. Make an onion paste and keep it on the scar for 10 minutes daily. Like I said before that home remedies take time and same with this remedy, it will take one or two months to get the results you expect. Potato is also a strong skin whitening agent and hence to make this remedy twice effective you can mix potato and onion juice equally and then use it for treating the marks.
Make cucumber paste.
The most important quality that cucumber has is it does not lead to any inflammation because it lacks acid and hence it can also be used for the sensitive skin type. The high moisture content along with its scar fading properties will help you to make those marks less noticeable. To use this remedy remove the peels of the cucumber and cut a thick slice of it. Hold this slice on the scar for 5 minutes thrice a day for a month. If you can see the desired change then regularly repeat it to permanently get rid of scars on body.