Chicken pox scar removal creams are easily available to buy both from online and offline stores.
Make sure you have read and understood the below-mentioned parameters before purchasing.
- Sun protection factor
- Type of the scar
#1. Mederma Skin Care Gel
Mederma is one of the most recommended product in the market to remove scars from chicken pox. It can remove new as well as old scars. In order to remove the old scars, you need to invest sufficient time (minimum 2-3 months) and need to follow the prescriptions exactly. The same could be done to new scars too, for fast healing.
This Mederma skin care gel also has SPF 30 in order to get protection from harmful sun rays. Apart from that, it has moisturizing properties to keep the skin healthy and supple.
The key ingredient present in this cream is Cepalin which is a botanical extract (some kind of onion extract) helps to treat your skin’s wellness. Cepalin can treat scars by reducing the production of collagen fibers within the skin. It also contains Allantoin which protects, soothe, and helps to renew the skin.
Apart from the chicken pox scars, it is also used to treat the scars from surgery, injury, burns, acne and stretch marks.
Best For: New scars of chicken pox
#2. Protege FLAWless Scar Gel Cream
This product is recommended for both men and women, helps to diminish chicken pox scars, surgical scars, burn spots and acne marks as well. As its name indicates it helps to turn your skin flawless.
The ingredients all together provide a scar-fading formula to make this Protege scar gel cream perfect for chicken pox scar removal as well as other kinds of imperfections. The main ingredients include EGF- Epidermal Growth Factor (a peptide which increases the production of normal cells, replacing scars and other imperfections), Green Tea, Gotu Kola and Astaxanthin which makes this scar gel suitable to use on all types of skin tones such as oily, dry and sensitive skin.
This is useful for both old and new scars. You could find an immediate result while applying to new scars. Though on old scars, you need to apply continuously and patiently on a prescribed time to reduce the blemishes.
Best For: Both old and new scars
#3. Pathanjali Agnijith Cream
Agnijith, an ayurvedic skin care product from Pathanjali Herbal Extracts, consists of natural ingredients such as Musa Paradisiaca (plant of the banana), Pandanus Tectorius (screw pines), Curcuma Longa (turmeric), and Cocos Nucifera (coconut). These powerful medicinal ingredients help to rejuvenate and restore the skin’s natural beauty and texture.
This Pathanjali Agnijith cream is useful to treat chicken pox scars, burn wounds, pregnancy scars, and stretch marks, bedsores, surgical scars itching, sunburns, skin rashes, and diabetic foot ulcers. It is also recommended for keloid scar treatment sometimes you cannot find the proper treatment for keloids under allopathic medicines.
It is advised to use this cream morning and evening and keep it for a maximum of 2 hours to see a remarkable difference.
Best For: Old scars
#4. Revitol Scar Removal Cream
There are many customers recommended Revitol Scar removal cream, which helped them to reduce the scars and acne within a short span of time. Apart from the chicken pox scars, this cream is proven effective in treating scars from pimples, abrasions and lesions.
According to the manufacturers, this scar removal cream is made from a combination of natural substances which helps to reconstruct and rebuild the skin cells affected due to the scars. One of the main and vital ingredient hydroquinone is a skin lightener which helps to reduce the discoloration and dark pigmentation occurring due to scars. Other major ingredients are Onion extracts (helps to heal the skin after scars), Glycolic acid (removes the dead skin cells) and Copper peptide (ideal for prevention of scars).
There are few customers complained that the cream is super oily and not fit for oily type skin. So, if you have oily skin then think before making a decision.
Price is high but if you really want to lighten the scars then you can go for this price.
Best For: Effective in reducing the discoloration due to scars
#5. ScarAway Scar Diminishing Gel
ScarAway Scar Diminishing gel is one of the most popular products to remove the scars. It is suitable to treat both new and old scars if you have the patience to wait for 60-90 days, the shortest recommended treatment time as per the manufacturers.
This is a 100% silicone gel made from polysiloxanes and silicon dioxide helps to heal the scars occurred due to injury, surgery, burns, and chicken pox. The property of silicone is that it makes the scar appear soft, smooth and flatter by keeping the skin extra hydrated. No other filler ingredients used in this scar gel.
Another good thing is the rollerball applicator on the tube which is very useful for easy application of the gel to cover the exact location of the scar.
Also, this gel can use along with other cosmetic creams. Once the gel got dried after applied on the scar, you could put sunscreen or makeup on the top of it.
Best For: Effective on old and new scars
#6. Dermefface FX7 Scar Reduction Cream
Dermefface FX7 is useful to treat scars from burns, surgery, accidents and acne marks as well.
A blend of antioxidants, moisturizers and proven active ingredients make this scar removal cream best to use on almost all kinds of scars effectively. This cream works on the internal layers of the skin by treating them and producing more and more collagen. This collagen helps to return healthy and glowing skin without scars.
There is a recommended minimum time period of 90 days of usage, twice per day. You need to follow the procedure in order to lighten the scars.
Best For: Recent chicken pox scars
None of the scar removing creams is a quick fix to see result over a fortnight, it will take a few weeks or months for the scars to completely fade away. You should have the patience to see the results while you are opting these types of scar gel treatment.
One of my personal choice among these best creams for chicken pox scar removal is Mederma because it is a doctor recommended cream for chicken pox scars.