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Will scar revision surgery reduce the effect of a depressed scar?
Yes, a scar revision will help with the appearance of the scar. Unfortunately, it is unlikely to assist with the skin retraction that often occurs with animation or raising of the eyebrows. This is a well known fault of this older technique of performing a foreheadplasty via an eyebrow incision.
Gary R Culbertson, MD, FACS