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Richmond, VA
A 21-year-old female asked:

I have a hypertrophic scar on my cartilage piercing. what should happen if i use undiluted tea tree oil on it? it's painful, crusty & bleeds sometimes

1 doctor answer4 doctors weighed in
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dermatology 59 years experience
No help: This will do nothing for you. A dermatologist will help you.
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Dr. Darryl Blinski
Plastic Surgery 48 years experience
Excision or steroid injections or both are the first steps in treating this scar..
Dec 20, 2015
Last updated Dec 20, 2015

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