Blue Dot Skin Closure Strips
Sterile, flexible wound closure strips. Quick and convenient skin closure strips – an alternative to stitches. Prevents minor wounds from re-opening & helps to reduce bleeding. Stays securely in place even when wet low allergy & easy to remove.
Wound closure strips provide superior cosmetic results when compared to traditional stitches and can help to reduce scarring.
Wound closure strips are ideal for use in highly contoured areas or areas of musculoskeletal movements, such as joints. They are also for use in areas where swelling, edema, hematomas, or bloating may occur. Additionally, they provide wound support following early suture or staple removal. Wound closure strips may also be applied together with special glue to secure the wound.
To remove skin closure strips you need to soak them in water, this can be done in a bath without bubbles. Once the strips are wet the adhesive will come unstuck. If the strips do not fall off by themselves, gently pull them to remove them. Do not remove the strips to look at the wound.
Available in 2 sizes: 75mm x 3mm & 75mm x 6mm
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