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Scar got sunburnt...oops. Is this bad?? - June 4th 2012, 06:10 PM

I have several scars on my thighs from 3 years ago and though I don't burn very easily I make sure to put suncream on them if they're being bared to the sun, obviously. Today I had them covered,but I pulled my skirt up higher for a little while and even though it wasn't that long, one of the thick (hypertrophic) ones got sunburnt ~ jsut looking red and is a little sore. I genuinely can't remember if you're supposed to take extra care of scarred skin in the sun, but is it dangerous or anything if this one got burnt??


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Re: Scar got sunburnt...oops. Is this bad?? - June 4th 2012, 07:48 PM

I'm sorry, I have no idea. I just know, that sun can make scars more visible.
If it's getting worse, then go see a doctor. Take care.

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