Keloid vs Hypertrophic Scars: What to Know

by Dr Wan Chee Kwang
April 10, 2024
Scars are common following injuries, surgeries, or even certain skin conditions. For many people, scars are not just a physical reminder of past traumas but can also impact their self-esteem […]

7 Signs You Need Acne Scar Removal

by Dr Wan Chee Kwang
December 13, 2023
Acne scars are a common condition and can be a source of frustration. These imperfections on your face can impact your self-esteem and make you feel less confident.  If you're […]

Comprehensive Lipoma Removal Aftercare Guide: Healing and Scar Management

by Dr Wan Chee Kwang
November 27, 2023
Lipomas are benign fatty lumps that form under the skin. Though they are harmless, they can cause discomfort and be cosmetically unappealing. Fortunately, they can be safely removed through surgical […]

Why some people are more susceptible to Keloid Scarring

by Dr Wan Chee Kwang
September 28, 2023
The human body's response to injury and healing is unique to each individual . While scars are a natural part of the skin's healing, keloid scarring can be confusing and […]

Rolling scars: Symptoms, Causes and Treatment

by Dr Wan Chee Kwang
September 21, 2023
Acne, though temporary, can leave behind lasting scars. Among them are rolling scars. For those who have battled acne and now contend with the aftermath of these deep, uneven depressions […]

Can Keloids Be Prevented And How?

by Dr Wan Chee Kwang
September 6, 2023
Keloids, those raised, often itchy, and sometimes painful scars that can form after skin injuries, are a source of concern for many individuals. Fortunately, there are steps you can take […]

An In-Depth Look at Keloid Scar Removal Surgery

by Dr Wan Chee Kwang
August 31, 2023
Today, we will delve deeper into a topic that is often misunderstood and overlooked: keloid scar removal surgery. Understanding Keloids The term “keloid” itself was first used in the 19th […]

The Truth About Acne Scars: Dispelling Common Myths

by Dr Wan Chee Kwang
June 15, 2023
Acne is a skin condition that affects 9.4% of the world's population. While it is not life-threatening, it can be a source of distress, embarrassment and self-consciousness. Acne scars, often […]

Acne and your Psychological Well-being

by Dr Wan Chee Kwang
May 23, 2023
Acne can be painful to live with. Your complexion is ruined by inflamed red bumps that take weeks to heal and scars that take months to fade.  In severe cases, […]

What's Inside Keloids? How It Affects Keloid Removal

by Dr Wan Chee Kwang
March 13, 2023
Keloid removal can be challenging. The success of keloid scar removal depends on various factors, including the composition of the keloid. In this article, we explore what keloids are, what […]

Keloid Removal Creams: Do They Work? What's the Cost?

by Dr Wan Chee Kwang
February 21, 2023
Keloids can be difficult to treat, and patients with keloids in Singapore may turn to keloid removal creams as an affordable and non-invasive treatment option. But do they really work? […]

When Should Scar Removal Treatment Start?

by Dr Wan Chee Kwang
February 16, 2023
Scar removal is often sought by patients in Singapore. Often, the scar has long been an unsightly eyesore but treatment is finally contemplated only after it can no longer be […]
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