Honestly, I’ve held off on this for so long because there’s not been much (if any) difference since I had the fat grafting procedure on my self harm scars. I’d been told it could take a few months for any changes to be apparent, but it’s been 4 or so months now, and I haven’t… Continue reading 4 months post-op
I’ve blogged before about getting treatment for my self harm scars, and the other day I had a procedure called fat grafting on them. So here’s a lil update on how that went, what it involves, and what happens next! Pre-op I didn’t know much about the procedure at all before I rocked up to… Continue reading Pre-op/Post-op: Treatment for self harm scars
Ok, February 2016 I wrote a post (here) about a consultation I had with a plastic surgeon to see if there was anything that could be done to help my scars. Well the other week I got a letter in the post from the Big Hospital in the Big City with an admission date and… Continue reading I have a surgery date!
I haven’t self harmed in something like a year and four months- and truthfully, I can’t remember the last time I wanted to. But it’s taken me a long, long time to get to this point- in fact, I first began trying to recover from self harm in October 2011 and went through long periods… Continue reading 9 things that helped me recover from self harm
Back in July I asked my GP if there was anything that could be done to help reduce my self harm scars, thinking at best she would offer camouflage makeup or silicone gel strips, but instead she referred me to a plastic surgeon, saying he might use laser treatment on them. I knew the referral… Continue reading Self-harm scars-a new treatment?