How do you get rid of a keloid on a piercing?


A keloid is skin that is overgrown from a scar. They may flatten over time by themselves. Some doctors shoot the site of the keloid with corticosteroid injections. Surgery may be used on a keloid from a piercing.
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1. Mix 4 tsp. sea salt with 1 gallon distilled water. Microwave the salt water as hot as you can stand. Place your ear into the bowl of water. Soak the industrial piercing in hot
Keloids are simply excess scar tissue. To get rid of a keloid you can try vitamin E capsules, break them open and apply to the area. Or try olive oil with garlic.
1. Try aloe vera gel. Using aloe can help if your scar is relatively fresh, but it may not be as effective on scars that are over a year old. Give it a try to see if the aloe helps
Tea tree oil, in moderation, is not bad for you.
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How to Get Rid of a Keloid From a Piercing
Keloid scars, an unfortunate byproduct of ear piecing, occur when excess collagen builds up instead of normal skin tissue around an ear-piercing wound. Although keloids do not present a danger to a person's physical health, they can cause itching, pain... More »
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