Keloid scars form from the overgrowth of scar tissue. Symptoms include a localized area that is flesh colored, pink or red, a lumpy or ridges area of skin that is usually raised, or an itchy patch of skin. Keloid scars aren’t harmful to your health, however, some patients experience discomfort, itching, tenderness, or irritation from clothing or other forms of friction. Keloids are often create a cosmetic concern. Our healthcare providers are able to discuss all possible treatment options (including laser treatments and cortisone injections) to get you the best possible cosmetic outcome.