Scars on any part of the body can cause embarrassment to some people, especially when they are located in noticeable places. To make yourself more confident during social situations, you may cover up those scars. The only question is: how? Here are some easy steps to do so.

Make use of the right clothing or don a different hairstyle.

You can easily cover up a scar by wearing certain clothing, such as a scarf, hat, shirt, or jewelry. You can also solve the problem by changing your ‘do. For example, having bangs can easily cover up scars on the forehead.

Apply concealers.

Concealers do not only hide blemishes, but are also effective in minimizing the appearance of scars. There are different concealers available to hide a scar temporarily. Just remember to choose a color that matches your skin tone to avoid making a noticeable difference. It is also important to test the product on your skin to see if it blends well and to test for any allergic reactions.

Use a camouflage kit.

These kits contain powders and adhesive creams that are especially made to conceal a certain blemish or scar. They cover up scars much longer compared to ordinary makeup. These kits can be found in salons and drug stores.

Scar Revision in Sacramento

When these tips do not work effectively for you, then it might be time to consider scar revision – a procedure that aims to reduce or soften the appearance of a scar.

To learn more about how you can improve your overall look with the help of scar revision, request an appointment with Dr. Semlacher today by calling 916-961-9219. We look forward to hearing from you!