Healing Bumps & Keloids

As discussed, wounds should be closed with minimal tension and the use of adjunctive measures following surgical excision including the use of silicone gel sheets may reduce recurrence. The pathogenesis of keloids is complex and involves both genetic and environmental factors. It is widely accepted that keloids develop subsequent to injury or inflammation of the […]

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Scars You Can Forget!

The thought of surgical procedures are very much daunting because no one would typically go for getting their bodies tampered and cut open . It’s a vulnerable yet viable solution to certain problems that otherwise cannot be resolved with daily injections, doses of tablets or therapy. In some cases it is necessary and in some […]

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What are Keloids?

Living with Keloids..Things You Should Know! Surgery to cut keloids or Keloid surgery is often not used as a first option, as although it may initially provide the patient with a good result, studies have demonstrated that between 45-100% of patients have recurrences of the keloid, it is also possible that the keloid which forms […]

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Treating Keloid At Home

When damage occurs deep in the skin tissues it may result into keloid scar. Our bodies exhibit the capability of naturally healing wounds and on a similar mechanism an injured tissue in the skin is healed by our body. This however may cause formation of excess lesion in the aftermath. A keloid scar under such […]

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