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Itchy scars? - February 19th 2011, 08:05 AM

I have some scars on my stomach from a few weeks ago. They're healed now, but the scars are still raised and bright pink/red. They've been completely normal, but a couple of weeks ago they started getting really itchy and they're tender to touch so obviously it really hurts when I do scratch them. I've never had this on any other part of my body before. Does anyone else get this? is it just a part of the healing process and is there anything I can do to stop the itching? I've been using aqueous cream on my whole body coz I get quite dry skin so dry skin shouldn't be causing this. Any ideas?
   
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Re: Itchy scars? - February 19th 2011, 02:48 PM

Try massaging them daily or using bio-oil/Vitamin E oil on them.


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Re: Itchy scars? - February 20th 2011, 03:38 PM

I sometimes get this. I have eczema on my wrists and it can be itchy. I recently started using vasaline.. It helps.. I put it on about 4 times a day. Give it a shot




   
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