Whether the result of an injury, a surgery, or a childhood adventure gone wrong, scars are physical reminders of past incidents that can affect our present-day appearance and self-esteem.
In response to trauma that causes a wound, the skin forms new collagen fibres to repair it. However, the skin sometimes produces too little or too much collagen, resulting in scarring. Some scarring can be prevented by properly caring for the wound and avoiding unprotected sun exposure, but often scars are an unavoidable reality.
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