And here he is on July 13 when all of the tape finally came off
And here he is today, July 29
So he does have a scar and probably will for a good long time if not always, but it's not a terribly ugly one. If, like now, he is in desperate need of a haircut, you can't even see it! I'm sure it will fade with time, until it is hardly noticeable. If nothing else, he has a good story to tell!