Keloid due to Acne VulgarisI suffered from acne vulgaris. It is still there but very little. However, the acne has left numerous keloids (as detected by my dermatologist). The biggest scar is on my shoulders (2 in nos, around 1 and 0.5 cm in diameter), there are numerous such keloids on my hip area as i had acne vulgaris there. There are also small keloids on my chest area. And recently I have been developing small keloids on my upper back area below the neck. All of them are hard in nature.
The bigger keloids start to itch with change in temperature and worsen during heat with moisture.
The dermatologists say the only way to treat them is to individually use injection to dilute them. I have used the cream flutivate but it is hardly helpful.
I have heard that homeopathy offers a treatment to such problems, though it takes long time to heal. Please help.
Here are my general symptoms thru homeopathy Remedy Finder
* mind; aversions, dislikes; company;
* mind; intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; absent-minded;
* head; hair; falling;
* head; pain, headache; evening; ;(sometimes due to eye strain)
* head; pain, headache; back of head; ;
* head; skin and scalp; powdery flaking skin;
* face; skin; out-breaks on skin;
* face; skin; out-breaks on skin; acne;
* throat; sensation of something in throat; lump;(constant cough thru out the year)
* genitals; male; ejaculation; too soon, premature; ;
* genitals; male; sexual passion; diminished;
* cough; day and night; ;
* cough; hard cough;
* extremities, limbs; pain;
* extremities, limbs; pain; knee; ;
* skin; out-breaks on skin; pimples;
ravim on 2009-08-16
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ravim last decade
The homeopathic remedy which best matches your symptoms is Graphites Of your symptoms, it applies to these:
chest; breast; indurated; in scars; ;
skin; scars; hard;
However, it is not relevant to the following. If any of them are central to your case, you should consult the remedy grid (click next again).
skin; blisters; itching; around old scars; ;
skin; scars; black;
skin; scars; elevated;
generalities; tumours; excessive scar tissue;
ravim last decade
You may try the remedy Graphites in 3x strength twice daily for a couple of weeks. If you develop any untoward symptom in between please stop and report.
♥ maheeru last decade
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