Facial scarring can be treated with over-the-counter prescription creams, cosmetic procedures such as collagen fillers, or with steroid injections, states WebMD. For a more DIY remedy, apply Vitamin C and E directly to afflicted areas, says Elle. Proper hydration and skin care can greatly reduce the
The main causes of skin indentations are lipoatrophy, fluid retention or a disease called edema. Kidney problems can also result in retention of excess fluid, leading to skin indentations.
The Cleveland Clinic and Duke Medicine can treat lung scarring, notes their websites. Scarring of lungs leads to pulmonary fibrosis, which thickens the lung tissue including the alveoli, states Mayo Clinic. As a result, oxygen does not pass into the bloodstream.
To create a hanging indent in Microsoft Word, highlight the relevant text, then right-click and select “Paragraph”. On the Indentation and Spacing icon, click the drop-down arrow at “Special”, then select “Hanging” from the drop-down list. Click OK at the bottom of the dialog box. This process appli
Injury during birth, head trauma, vitamin A toxicity, separated or malformed sutures, application of pressure, or rare congenital conditions can cause indentations in the skull, according to Healthline. When one of the skull's bones cracks, the depressed skull fracture sometimes dents inward, accord
Skull indentations can be caused by injury, surgery, congenital birth defects or trauma during childbirth, according to Healthline, John Hopkins Medicine and the National Center for Biotechnology Information
Treatments for acne scarring include cortisone cream, fade creams, laser treatments and filler treatments, according to WebMD. Cortisone cream should be used if a scar is red or swollen.
Surgery, injections and over-the-counter ointments are the most common types of treatments for scar tissue, according to WebMD. For burn victims with large-scale scarring, paramedical tattooing is another option to minimize scar visibility, according to CBC News.
An indentation in a leg muscle can be caused by skin pulling toward a minor hematoma, according to Dr. Ashish Verma from HealthcareMagic.com. The indentation typically goes away naturally in a few weeks, or a doctor can fix it cosmetically.
In the United States, the wholesale cost of lung scarring treatment using the drug Esbriet is $7,800 per month, or $94,000 per year, says its manufacturer Roche in The New York Times. Ofev, the drug by Boehringer Ingelheim, costs $96,000 per year in America, according to FiercePharmaMarketing.