WHAT CAUSES SCARS?
Scars are a natural part of the body’s healing process. They form when the dermis (deep, thick layer of skin) is damaged. The body forms new collagen fibers to mend the damage which then results in a scar.
Everyone has a scar or two (and a story or two to back them up). Although they cannot be completely removed, their appearance can be improved. The best course of action is dependent on the type of scar. At New England Skin Center, our medical providers will work with you to find the best treatment for your unique needs. Our treatment options include: