I got my belly button pierced a few years ago in 2011. During my senior year of high school in 2012 it ripped out, I was the goalie on the soccer team and dove and it ripped a bit. Didn't think much of it until it started rejecting. Eventually I took it out and it left a huge scar. I then got it re pierced once it healed in hopes to cover up the current scar it left. Bad idea. Now I'm stuck with an even greater scar! I don't rly want to have it surgically removed/ Laser. Does vitamin E work?
Belly button scar ripped out/ rejecting. What's the best way to get rid of it preferably no laser? (photo)
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Belly button scar and keloid
You may be developing an early hypertrophic or keloid scar on your belly button. An examination would be useful at this point.
Raffy Karamanoukian MD FACS
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