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Keloid Scars of the Face and Neck

Cosmetic facial surgeons frequently see patients with keloid scars.  There are many types of scars.  Hypertrophic scars are those which enlarge within the boundaries of the original scar and keloid scars are those that enlarge outside the boundary of the original scar.  Due to this, keloids can become quite large and disfiguring.  Although any race can […]

Repair of Torn Earlobes

Although it seems like a minor problem, thousands of people with pierced ears have torn earlobes and with the popularity of body piercing the number will surely grow dramatically.  The torn earlobes can result from the continual wearing of heavy earrings, trauma, getting earrings snagged on phone cords, pull over sweaters, bath towls, hairbrushes or children […]