Keloids are raised, lumpy, irregular shaped scars that extend beyond the borders of a cutaneous injury. They grow continuously for weeks, months and even years. It vary in color and will definitely distort the look of you natural skin.
7 Effective Home Remedies to Get Rid of a Keloid
Lemon is an exfoliant and lightening agent that helps in treating keloids as well as other forms of scars. Lemon is more effective on mild forms of keloids. Take fresh lemon juice and apply on the keloid scar every day.
Honey can be used as a natural treatment against keloids. Massage the area with honey. Do this about 2 – 3 times a day. This can be done in a span of a month or more depending on how you would like the results to be.
Apple Cider Vinegar
Another great home remedy for skin regenerating and keloid scar reduction is apple cider vinegar. Apple cider vinegar along with the ‘mother’ has to be used on the scar for maximum results. Apply every day and gently massage to absorb into the skin.
Due to its skin regenerating properties lavender effective against keloids. Place a few drops of lavender oil on top of the keloid. Massage gently on the keloid to allow the oil to be absorbed well. Do this for about 15 minutes. You can repeat this about thrice a day.
It is mild yet effective for treatment of keloids. It also reduces inflammation, prevents infections and moisturizes skin. It is recommended that you use aloe Vera juice directly from the plant rather than buying from the store. Aloe Vera is also a great for skin whitening and moisturizing.
Garlic is also useful to cure Keloids in a very efficient manner. Take some garlic cloves and crush it properly. Apply the crush garlic cloves directly on the Keloids. Keep it for around 15 minutes and then wash it properly with water. The cloves of garlic can some time cause irritation to skin. In such cases, wash the Keloids with warm water.
Black Gram And Sandalwood
Black gram can also help to get rid of scars from the skin. Take some black gram and sandalwood powder to make paste. Apply this paste on the Keloids and wait for some time. Repeat the process regularly to permanently cure Keloids.