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Tendency to develop keloids, occurred post accident. Wants to do laser hair removal on face. Will keloid scars occur?

hello doctor im 21 f, i have keloidal tendency,but it does t occur every time ..1s it occurred when i met wit a major accident...... now im planning to get laser hair removal on my face ............ but im scared of keloidal scars ......... is it safe it get it done ......... can u know it before whether it will occur or now after laser hair removal
Asked On : Sun, 15 Jul 2012
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Hi if u have keliod tendency there is a possibility of keliod scars even on face when u use laser treatment .even then there is less tendency of keliod formation on the face as there is increased blood flow over the face compared to other areas.even if keliods are formed after laser they can be treated with kelocote ointment
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