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Keloid

Keloids are the excess growth of scar tissue at the site of a healed skin injury.

Causes

Keloids occur from such skin injuries as

  • Acne
  • Burns
  • Chickenpox
  • Ear piercing
  • Minor scratches
  • Surgical cuts
  • Traumatic wounds
  • Vaccination sites

Symptoms

A skin lesion that is

  • Flesh-colored, red, or pink
  • Located over the site of a wound or injury
  • Lumpy (nodular) or ridged
  • The lesion may itch while it is forming and growing

Homeopathic Approach

Homeopathy is of great help in treating keloids..Homeopathy firstly treats the tendancy of keloid formation thereby seeing that no fresh lesions happens and to stop the existing ones from growing in size.