Treatment Type Treatment Duration Discomfort or Health Risk Scar Re-occurence Cost
Scar Esthetique® 1-4 Months Non-Invasive No Evidence  $44.95
Scar Fx® Silicone Scar Therapy Occlusive Silicone Sheeting (self adhesive) 1-4 Months Non-Invasive No Evidence $21.95- $69.95
Mederma® Topical Gel 6 Months  Non-Invasive  Undetermined  $30
Kenelog, Steroid, Cortisone Injections Monthly Injections for 6-9 Months  Painful and potential for adverse effects on wound repair Possibly  $75- $100 per inj.
Pressure Wraps Scar area wrapped tightly for 4-6 Months  Wrap can be cumbersome and uncomfortable  Possibly  $200 – $2,000 per garment
Excision or Revision Surgery May require additional surgeries  Typical surgical risks and complications  Possibly  $1,000 – $10,000 per procedure