Cica Care adhesive gel sheet for the treatment of scars. This sheet is also useful for the treatment of keloid and hypertrophic scars.
Please note that it will take couple of months of usage before it will show any effect.
Tried and tested. Softens, flattens and fades scars.
For red, raised scars.
Suitable to use on children.
Washable and reusable.
Cut to size.
The gel sheet must be cleaned twice daily, with a mild soap. In patient trials up to 90% of scars improved in appearance by softening, flattening and fading. Durable and reusable. Each cut piece lasts up to 28 days in use, making it a cost effective regime. Widely used by hospitals, dermatologists, and surgeons.
Wash hands before and after treating scar. Gently clean the scar and surrounding skin with a mild soap and rinse in clean warm water. Cut cica care to fit scar size, with a small overlap over the surrounding skin.
Peel off printed plastic backing sheet, and apply cica-care adhesive side to the scar, without stretching. If necessary a light crepe bandage or tape can be used to keep cica-care in place. Store any remainder cica-care in a dry place
CICA-CARE is a self-adhesive gel sheet that helps improve the appearance of the majority of red, dark or raised scars. It has already been widely used by the medical profession with over a million units sold.
CICA-CARE is durable, comfortable and re-usable, ideal for day and night use. It may be used on children and adults making it suitable for the whole family.
CICA-CARE has been shown to be successful in improving older scars; however results are expected to be most effective in more recent scars. Within 2-4 months, scars you thought were permanent can be reduced and their appearance improved.
Why use CICA-CARE?
CICA-CARE offers many advantages for people who, maybe like you, have red, dark or raised scars. It not only softens, flattens and fades these types of scars but also relieves itching and discomfort.
It is easy and comfortable to use and incurs little of the pain, inconvenience and cost of other scar treatments like laser surgery, surgery or steroid injections. There's no need for tapes or bandages either, and it's medically proven safe and effective for use on children as well as adults.
This is why CICA-CARE has been widely used by the medical profession for over ten years. And now it is available for you to purchase from your local pharmacist.
How CICA-CARE Works
CICA-CARE is an advanced form of silicone contained within a gel sheet that provides a comfortable, convenient treatment for red, dark or raised scars. It has been widely used in hospitals by dermatologists and surgeons. The majority of red, raised and dark scars improve when CICA-CARE is used.
Research into how CICA-CARE works suggests that it may occlude the skin to hydrate the scar area. The effect of this is to make the scar tissue paler in color, closer to the natural color of your skin.
When to Use CICA-CARE
CICA-CARE is designed to soften, flatten and fade red, dark or raised scars that have resulted from surgery, accidents, cuts and burns and injury to any part of the body, including the face.
CICA-CARE can also relieve the itching and discomfort associated with red and raised scars. However, some injuries leave white scars that naturally fade away after time and CICA-CARE is not suitable for use on these.
CICA-CARE is for use on intact skin and must not be used on open or infected wounds or over scabs or stitches. See pack insert on instructions for use and in-use precautions. If uncertain consult a medical professional. Do not use ointments or creams under the gel sheet. In some cases a rash may appear, this has been attributed to either poor hygiene or the product being applied too tightly. If a rash appears reduce product wear time, should it persist please consult your doctor. Do not use skin currently affected by acne.
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