Hypotrophic Scarring

Endopeel techniques like Endopeels main product never lead to any hypotrophic scarring.

Hypotrophic scarring can have as causes :

  1. Too much anaesthetic cream or gel containing lidocaine and tetracaine on the area which needs to be treated
  2. The presence of epinephrine in the anaesthetic solution

 

REMEMBER that

Any anaesthetics added with epinephrine ( or not) can lead to necrosis, even if such events are rarissime

 

SOME BIBLIOGRAPHIC REFERENCES

1.Superficial skin necrosis and neurological complications following administration of local anaesthetic: a case report.

2.Finger Amputation After Injection With Lidocaine and Epinephrine