How to get rid of this scar caused from my piercing? (Photo)

I believe it is a hypertrophic scar due to getting my nose pierced but I have no idea how to get rid of it, anyone have any useful advice?

Doctor Answers 2


That bump is small keloid.  The first line of treatment is a steroid injection.  That may soften the bump and make it less noticeable

Best of luck,

Dr Rodman

Houston Facial Plastic Surgeon
5.0 out of 5 stars 12 reviews

Treatment of an early keloid

This is an early keloid. Treat with Plato's Scar Serum and remove the piercing. 


Dr. Karamanoukian

Los Angeles

Raffy Karamanoukian, MD, FACS
Los Angeles Plastic Surgeon
4.8 out of 5 stars 94 reviews

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