Consult with your Plastic Surgeon before attempting to remove any surgical glue. It usually flakes off over 2 to 3 weeks.
How Long Does Surgical Glue Stay on a Incision After Surgery and How Do I Get It Off?
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usually flakes off by itself in 2-3 weeks.
If it is taking longer than 3 weeks, then a greasy ointment, like vaseline or neosporin, will help it loosen and come off. Ask your surgeon before doing this, though!
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