Keloid is a form of scarring. It may appear on skin as red,raised formation of fibrous scar tissue, caused by excessive collagen formation in the skin layer (dermis) during the process of connective tissue repair, after any trauma or injury to skin.
Some people have a tendency to have keloid formation after any kind of skin injury.
CAUSES OF KELOID
Keloids results from skin injuries such as:
- Surgical cuts
- Scratch marks
- Vaccination sites
- Ear piercing
SYMPTOMS OF KELOID
- Dome shaped raised and shiny appearance.
- Pink to red in color
- Sometime pain or tenderness
HOMEOPATHIC MEDICINE FOR KELOIDS
GRAPHITES : Usefull in early stage of Keloid formation.Acts very effectively in the very beginning of Keloid formation to absorb the scar tissue and dissolve the Keloid.
SILICEA : Usefull for painfull Keloids.Helpful to decrease the pain and dissolve the unnecessary cicatricial tissue resulting in formation of Keloids.
NITRIC ACID : Usefull for keloid having sharp pains that feel like splinters .Usefull for those keloid which is irregular in shape and is often jagged in appearance.
FLOURIC ACID : Usefull for itchy Keloids which is worse by heat Side by side,Helpful to shrink keloids.