Dermatology Handbook

The professional's guide to product selection

Scar treatment

Alhydran

Alhydran

A specialist after-care treatment for the treatment and hydration of burnt, damaged or vulnerable skin immediately after wound closure. Combines the strength of freshly processed, pure aloe vera gel (Aruba Aloe barbadensis) and high-quality oils and ingredients such as jojoba oil, vitamin E and vitamin C. Helps to prevent scar formation and reduces itching and redness of the skin. Hydrates dry, sensitive and vulnerable skin and improves the flexibility of tight, non-elastic skin affected by burns and scalds. Also available with an integral SPF 30 sun block

BAP Scar Care Gel

BAP Scar Care Gel

Quick drying, non-greasy, medical silicone gel enriched with vitamin E. Produces an invisible matt finish, making it especially suitable for use on the face or under cosmetic camouflage. Can be applied in a single movement. Dries within seconds of application. Also available with SPF 25 UV protection

BAP Scar Care S

BAP Scar Care S

A standard (1.2mm thick) transparent, self-adhesive silicone dressing. Can be applied under clothing and compression therapy. Each dressing is designed to be washed and reused for several weeks

BAP Scar Care T

BAP Scar Care T

Ultra-thin (0.3mm), flexible, self-adhesive thin and transparent medical silicone dressing. Each dressing can be worn continuously for up to 7 days then discarded and replaced

Bio-Oil

Bio-Oil

Bio Oil has an advanced formulation, which contains the breakthrough ingredient PurCellin Oil, making it highly effective for numerous skin concerns, including aging skin and dehydrated skin. Bio Oil is formualted with the following all-natural ingredients: vitamin A, vitamin E, calendula oil, lavender oil, rosemary oil and chamomile Oil. Bio Oil is a non-comedogenic (acnegenic), hypo-allergenic product that is suitable for use by individuals with sensitive skin

Cica-Care

Cica-Care

Self-adherent, reusable silicone gel sheet

Dermatix

Dermatix

Dermatix is available in silicone gel sheets or fabric-backed silicone gel sheets

Kelo-Cote

Kelo-Cote

A clinically-proven, topical silicone gel for the management and prevention of old and new scars. It is self-drying and forms a bond with the outer layer of skin cells to form a flexible, breathable, waterproof barrier, providing hydration and protection to the scar. This creates an environment which allows the scar to mature through normalised collagen synthesis cycles, and improves the physiological and cosmetic appearance of the scar. Kelo-cote is available with additional UV SPF 30 for areas that require additional protection, such as face, neck and hands, and a spray, ideal for joints, flexures, hairy areas or sensitive scars such as those caused from burns. 

Mepiform

Mepiform

Discreet and flexible scar dressing consisting of a laminate (polyurethane and non-woven) covered with a soft silicone gel

Scar FX

Scar FX

Silcone gel sheet, self-adhesive and reusable

SilDerm Scar Gel

SilDerm Scar Gel

SilDerm are silicone gel and spray products. They can be used on large scars such as those caused from burns or major trauma also on joints, flexures and hairy areas. SilDerm can be used in conjunction with pressure garments or other scar therapy options. SilDerm has been shown to reduce redness, flatten, soften and smooth scars.

SilDerm Scar Gel Dual Action

SilDerm Scar Gel Dual Action

SilDerm are silicone gel and spray products. They can be used on large scars such as those caused from burns or major trauma also on joints, flexures and hairy areas. SilDerm can be used in conjunction with pressure garments or other scar therapy options. SilDerm has been shown to reduce redness, flatten, soften and smooth scars.

SilDerm Scar Spray

SilDerm Scar Spray

SilDerm are silicone gel and spray products. They can be used on large scars such as those caused from burns or major trauma also on joints, flexures and hairy areas. SilDerm can be used in conjunction with pressure garments or other scar therapy options. SilDerm has been shown to reduce redness, flatten, soften and smooth scars.