How do you get rid of a keloid on your belly button at home?

Home remedies
  1. Crush three to four aspirin tablets.
  2. Mix them with enough water to form a paste.
  3. Apply them to the keloid or wound site. Let it sit for an hour or two, then rinse.
  4. Repeat once every day until desired results are achieved.

Do keloids on piercings go away?

Keloids are particularly hard to get rid of. Even when they’re successfully removed, they tend to reappear eventually. Most dermatologists recommend a combination of different treatments for long-lasting results.

How do I get rid of a keloid on my piercing?

Treatment options include:
  1. Corticosteroids: This type of medicine can help shrink the keloid. …
  2. Surgery: A specialist can surgically remove the keloid. …
  3. Laser treatment: Laser treatment can help flatten the keloid scar and make it fade.
  4. Cryotherapy: This treatment is appropriate to use on small keloids.

Should I take out my belly piercing if I have a keloid?

If you get a keloid on your belly button piercing, it’s there to stay unless you have it removed by a dermatologist.

How long do keloids last?

These scars appear in the first weeks after a wound heals and then develop over the next six to eight months, after which they stop. Keloids, on the other hand, begin to grow anytime in the first year after the injury and can continue to spread for months or even years.

Does tea tree oil help keloids?

There’s no evidence to support using tea tree oil on existing scars, whether they’re acne scars, keloids, or hypertrophic scars. In addition, scars are hard to remove, even with professional laser treatments.

Do piercing keloids bleed?

Keloid scars can bleed and become infected. They can affect any area of skin, but the most common areas include the shoulders, upper back and chest, neck, ears and face.