Pink skin under scar

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Q: I fell down and scraped some skin off my face . I put newsprint on it and the scap came off in a couple of days but the skin underneath is pink ....how long will it take to become normal. I am Indian so my complexion is brown ... I am getting married in a week and am really worried so please answer .is there anything that I can do to speed up the healing? Thanks in advance

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