Collagen Injection Treatments Questions and Answers Archive

Apr
2001

Q&A: Can I remove my stretch marks?

Question:

I would like information about strech marks removal is there any way they can be invisible.

- myrna

Answer:

 Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon - LocateADoc.com

Dear Myrna, No there is not. There is a new laser which holds some promise in that it rejuvenates collagen without removing the top layer of skin. This laser assisted skin rejuvenation may be a help with stretch marks. All lasers to date have been uniformly disappointing in such treatment.

-- Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon
Honolulu, Hawaii