How can you prevent getting a keloid on an upper ear piercing?

I'm getting my upper ear pierced (ear cartilage) in a couple of days. I wanted to know what I can do before an after I get the piercing to prevent a keloid (bump) from forming. Thanks so much. Any advice would be much appreciated =)

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  1. ??????????? Says:

    unfortunately there isn’t really anything you can do – some skin types (darker skins and particularly afro-caribbean skins)have a propensity to developing keloid scars…

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