Reshaping of Earlobes with Cryotherapy
These keloids are common among African Americans and Asians. Mostly due to the earlobes piercing, these keloids can cause a host of problems, among which distortion of the earlobes is the most noticeable. Below is an image of an these keloid that had been previously treated with a variety of modalities, including pressure earrings, yet the treatment left the patient with a totally distorted earlobe.
We chose to treat this earlobes with cryo-surgery, with the intention of reshaping it back to normal. Below are series of images that show the normal appearing right.