How to Remove Scars From Stitches?

Answer Scarring is part of the healing process. Instead of normal tissue that previously existed in the region, scars are composed of fibrous tissue. The scar is noticeably different in texture from the s... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Remove Scars From Stitches

Is it ok to remove external stitches in 7 to ten days even when there are internal stitches that will desolve?

I use to be a nurse and it is best to let them go on their on. Do not touch them or they could become infected if not completely healed.

I use to cut myself 2 years ago. And still have the scars. Is there anything I can do to remove the scars?

I can relate... I have this stuff called bio-oil... I dont know what store you can get it in, but it was from canada. It gets rid of scars from mosquito bites to.. Cuts. You can probably google it.... Read More »

How to Remove Stitches?

If you wish to remove your minor stitches (medical ones) yourself, you can. It's recommended that you let your physician or other health care professional do it, but if that's not possible and the ... Read More »

When is it safe to remove stitches?

You should not remove the stitches on your own. If you leave one small piece it could become infected. If they are not dissolvable, they usually are taken out in 7-10 days at a follow up appointmen... Read More »