Silicone has long been shown to scientifically improve the appearance and soften scars. It improves the hydration in the top layers of the skin, promotes the production of growth factors and keeps bacteria away.
Hydration – it increases the hydration the top layer of skin Protection – prevents bacterial contamination and decreases bacteria-induced excessive collagen production in the scar tissue.
Growth factors – it affects the activity of important growth factors in the scar which help with collagen synthesis
Symptom relief – it reduces itching and discomfort associated with scars.
Appearance – it affects keloid formation reducing redness and thickness.