Hypertrophic Scars on the Nose Keloid Scar on Nose

Hypertrophic scars on the nose are not very easy to get rid off. Unlike hyperpigmented scars they do not fade over time and they need a proper treatment to cease. It normally occurs because of any severe infliction to the nose. The reason why hypertrophic scars on the nose look so displeasing is  because of the unusual and gross bump that appears on the skin surface. The easiest way is to approach hypertrophic scars treatment in Dubai which is now available in our dynamic clinic.

What Are Hypertrophic Scars

Hypertrophic scars are normally raised bumps that occur after the healing process of any trauma to the skin. It could be as a result of any infliction insect bite, burns chemical burns etc. Hypertrophic scarring on the nose can also be a result of piercing which forms as a pink raised bump that sometimes releases pus discharge also.

Hypertrophic Scars Vs Hyper pigmented Scars:

Hypertrophic Scars:

Hypertrophic scars are bulbous raised scars that occur in response to the body’s healing mechanism. The bumps are flat and pigmented.

They are either blue, black or flesh coloured. They may be associated with pain or may not be painful at all. It is important to seek Hypertrophic Scars Treatment For Nose In Dubai to prevent them from hindering in the aesthetical appearance. 

Hyperpigmented Scars:

Hyperpigmented scars are referred to as those that just leave a discoloured surface spot or pigmented mark on the surface of the skin. They normally occur after the acne has ceased. They are not raised nor bumpy. 

What Are The Signs And Symptoms Of Hypertrophic Scars? 

  • Bumps that are flat, raised and  elevated
  • Can be red, black, purple or even skin coloured
  •  may or may not be painful
  •  rough and dry to touch
  • can be squishy or soft to touch

What Are The Treatment Options For The Hypertrophic Scars? 

Salt and Saline packs:

Take a bowl of water and add a pinch of salt in it, then take a cotton and soak it in the water for 1 to 2 minutes. Take the cotton and dab it all over your nose or any area which is inflicted by hypertrophic scar. The scar will readily shrink in size within a few days with regular use.

Over The Counter Gels and Creams:

 The ointments that consist of corticosteroids are very efficient against the hypotrophic scars. They slowly and gradually decrease them in size and the scar can be faded off within a few days.

Corticosteroid Injections:

 corticosteroids injections are far more better than the ointments and creams because the concentration of steroid present in the injection is greater than that of the ointment and so results are quicker and easier to achieve. 


A lot of the surgeons recommend cryotherapy for the removal of hypertrophic scars however in case of hypertrophic scars on the nose it is not a good option because it will blow off the elevated bump but will leave a pigmented mark. 

Laser Therapy:

Laser therapy is considered as the best hypertrophic scar treatment for nose in Dubai. The reason is because it is completely safe and leaves back no pigmented scar mark either. Moreover the treatment is quick and results are achieved then and there. 

How To Get Rid Of Hypertrophic Scars On Nose Piercing? 

As suggested  according to surgeons and other and patients feedback a lot of them have said that laser therapy is the best method for getting rid of hypertrophic scar on nose piercing. 

The Final Verdict!

Most of the time whenever people go for  nose piercinging the hypotrophic scar is sure to form. Many of them try to follow home remedies or self medication over them. It is very risky and may lead to severe problems therefore is better to seek medical help beforehand. You can call us to know about the hypertrophic scar treatment cost in Dubai. We have specialised surgeons who deal with such skin problems quite well.