Scars can develop for many reasons. Cuts, surgeries, burns, and scrapes can all leave scars on the skin’s surface. Most scars will fade dramatically over time, but if you want to prevent scarring or minimize the appearance of scars, there are skincare products available that will help. In some cases, your dermatologist may recommend using these products in conjunction with other treatments, but caring for scarred skin with the right products is essential. Below, you can find some of the many treatments our dermatologists recommend to prevent scarring and improve the appearance of existing scars.