Scars can appear anywhere on the body which has experienced the breaking of the skin. They may look red, pink or purple and have a raised texture.
Scars are formed by the healing process after trauma to the skin. The skin may be broken due to an accident or injury or by surgical intervention. When the skin is injured, fibrous scar tissue builds up to protect and repair the damaged skin.
Depending on the scar, its appearance can be reduced at Bodyvie with the use of laser technology or injections to restore skin texture.
The symptoms of scarring can be a build-up of scar tissue which can be red or purple and have a texture which may feel like a lump. Some scars may become flat over time.
Scars can be difficult to prevent as many are caused by surgery or accidental trauma. You can avoid high risk activites to avoid the skin breaking, It is also recommended to not pick acne spots to avoid acne scarring.