Last Updated on Wednesday, 20 February 2013 12:08
Published on Saturday, 01 August 2009 20:15
The products listed below are included following recommendations from healthcare professionals and patients. Items include treatments for the management of scars resulting from surgery and a medical adhesive remover, useful for dressing removal following surgery.
Dermatix is a topical silicone gel application which offers many advantages. The advanced formulation gel maintains the skin's moisture balance, whilst improving scarred surfaces resulting from surgery, burns and other injuries. Available from pharmacies with or without a prescription. For further information click here.
Kelo-cote is an advanced formula topical silicone Scar Gel that has been developed to to be effective for the management and prevention of scars resulting from trauma, burns and scars. Kelo-cote is available on prescription from your GP or Dermatologist. For further information click here.
Appeel is a silicone based no sting medical adhesive remover. Removing dressings can be both painful and damaging to skin. Easy to use aerosol for the removal of dressings and is suitable for use on sensitive, sore or fragile skin. Click here for further information.
The above products are recommendations. The Gorlin Syndrome Group cannot be held responsible for adverse reactions.
Always be sure to speak to a Doctor about the usefulness of products.
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