Diets & Weight Loss

Keloid

An overgrown scar that extends the boundaries of the initial injury or incision, caused by excess collagen production

Question: keloid...? do they eventually disappear over time/reduce? i have a tiny one on my ear, and i was given vanos cream by my dermatologist. it helped, but isn't completely gone.

Answer: Here's a link with info about keloids.. has a lot about treatments..

 


Keloid Related Products and News

Practice dilemma: Refusing a request for keloid scar removal

GP online
As a result, she has a keloid scar on her anterior chest wall, measuring approximately 2cm by 2cm. The patient wishes to have the scar removed because she is distressed by its appearance. Unfortunately, her request does not meet the CCG criteria for ...
 

Natural Serum Helps People With Rosacea, Hyperpigmentation & Keloids

DigitalJournal.com
Biological chemicals in our body when it is affected by skin disorders may increase or impede nutrition to malfunctioning cells in the skin and, aggravate rosacea, keloids and hyperpigmentation. A natural secretion from land snails supplies oxygen and ...
 

The Hindu

Skin care: Cold relief
The Hindu
 

Should you pierce your baby's ears?

Jamaica Observer
If not professionally done or properly cared for, infections, allergic reactions, keloid formation and injury to the earlobe can follow a piercing. Infections may form in the earlobe if the equipment used to pierce the ears is not sterile, if the ...
 

After A 40% Sell-Off Following Good News, RXi Pharmaceuticals Is Incredibly ...

Seeking Alpha (registration)
This company works with ribonucleic acid interference technology to create a prophylactic treatment for scar and keloid prevention; currently, there are no FDA approved prophylactics of this nature. Phase 1 results were incredibly strong, and early ...
 

PM considers timing for Indigenous recognition referendum

ABC Message Stick
KEN WYATT, LIBERAL MP, COMMITTEE CHAIRMAN: If this fails, then that'll leave a scar and I don't think that scar, like a keloid scar that we have, will disappear easily and it will leave a mark that I think will take a long time to undo. There's also ...
 

Battle scars: Focus on body's remarkable healing powers

Tallahassee.com
Often found on darker skins and those with a genetic predisposition, keloids can become highly raised, appearing as large ribbons or islands of shiny skin. They may be itchy or even painful. Body piercings and cosmetic surgeries, particularly on the ...
 

Cara Menghilangkan Keloid Secara Alami

VIVA.co.id
VIVAlog - Keloid adalah bekas luka yang membesar, karena pertumbuhan jaringan kulit yang tidak normal. Luka seperti gigitan serangga, akibat jerawat, luka bakar dan sebagainya dapat menyebabkan keloid. Cara menghilangkan keloid secara alami dan ...
 

Play Syndicate News (Blog)

Keloid: Verstrender futuristischer Konzeptfilm
Play Syndicate News (Blog)
 

Oculus Innovative Sciences Introduces Microcyn(R)-Based Over-the-Counter ...

GlobeNewswire (press release)
Qualified scars included linear or widespread hypertrophic or keloid scars. The age of target scars ranged between three months and one year. Investigators evaluated the qualified scar using the Vancouver Scar Scale, which assesses scar vascularity, ...