Cartilage Piercing Bump: Back of Ear, Keloid, Swollen ...

A keloid is described as the scar tissue that grows and rises in or around a cartilage piercing. These growths are commonly confused with hypertrophic scarring in ear cartilage piercings. However, Hypertrophic scarring is a temporary condition and is treated by changing the jewelry and subjecting the ear piercing to sea salt soaks remedy.…

Keloid Cartilage Piercing - Causes, Symptoms, Treatment ...

Jan 03, 2016 · This raised blister like growth can form as a result of cartilage piercing. Keloid cartilage piercing is common in ear piercing and nasal piercing. There is no guarantee that keloid may not occur on the site of piercing. It depends on various factors like individual’s skin texture, piercing post-care methods and piercing techniques.…