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Chicken pox scars infant.

(8 Posts)
jenny333 Thu 18-Aug-16 21:55:57

My little boy got chicken pox bad at 1 and 1/2 years old. 8months later hes still covered in whitish scars! How long will these take to go!? He has soooo many!

milkjetmum Thu 18-Aug-16 22:01:25

My dd, now nearly 5 had bad chicken pox at 3, I can still see the white scars, sorry. But they are flat now but just don't tan.

milkjetmum Thu 18-Aug-16 22:01:48

Nearly 6 I should say

jenny333 Wed 24-Aug-16 00:21:53

:-( poor things! Horrible infection!

OlennasWimple Wed 24-Aug-16 00:24:56

DC both have two scars each that I think they will have forever (little dents on their foreheads). They get less and less obvious every year, but I don't think that they will ever disappear

jenny333 Wed 24-Aug-16 01:42:17

My son literally has them all over his torso :-(

Kidsrulethishouse Wed 24-Aug-16 01:45:07

They will probably have faded by the time he is old enough to notice/care x

Theonlyweighisdown Thu 25-Aug-16 11:31:22

I have a few on my collarbone from when I had it about 29 years ago but unless you know where they are you really have to look for them ifyswim.

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