Scarring in African Americans NYC - (212) 644-9494 - New York, NY

There are some skin types that are more prone to forming keloid scars: African American, Mediterranean, Indian, Hispanic, for instance.  There are also body areas that are more prone to form keloid scars: the mid-sternum, shoulders, back, earlobes, for instance.  But this does not mean that all African Americans form keloids.  In fact, most do not, and do just fine after plastic surgery procedures.  In my practice, we use early scar interventions to reduce the...