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Concerned about chicken pox scars - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   hi
User :   i had chicken pox 1 year back
Doctor :   please go ahead with ur medical query
Doctor :   ok
User :   and i have black mark on my forehead like a burned mark
User :   how can i recover the original skin color
User :   hello
Doctor :   The normal chickenpox scars can take 6 to 12 months to fade
Doctor :   Chickenpox rarely leaves any permanent scars unless the sores become infected or the scabs are picked off repeatedly
User :   its like a hole now
Doctor :   did u prick the scar
User :   no
User :   i want to recover the skin color. now its black.thats the only problem

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