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How to reduce burn scars?

Actually sir i have burnt my skin on my forehead and as per doctor s advice iam using cosvate-g from last five days.l want to know whether i will work and in how many days it will show it s result. one thing more drinking water can help to get rid of burn mark from face or not? actually it s near my eyebrow and it looks very ugly.please help i want to get rid of it as soon as possible. waiting for reply
Thu, 6 Jun 2019
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Dermatologist 's  Response
Hi,

For burn skin,avoid steroid which is in cosvate G cream. Apply antibiotic cream like gentamicin or mupirocin. After healing the lesion,there may be black mark. It may take few months to recover..so no need to worry.

Hope this helps.

Dr.Ilyas Patel, Dermatologist
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