I would recommend discussing this with your surgeon. Questions on medications are always difficult to discuss without knowing your full history. Although this may seem like a benign thing to do, it may have serious consequences on your healing and overall results. Good luck!
Can I Put Neosporion on my Ear? I Had Cauliflower Ear Surgery 2 1/2 Weeks Ago. Its Dry and Itchy Now
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- If you are having issues after being treated by a physician, you should go back to him for a check up
- If you did not get treatment, please see a facial plastic surgeon or ENT specialist
- Neosporin has an ingredient in it which up to 10% of people are allergic to
- It may make the dryness and itchiness worse
Neosporin after Cauliflower Ear Correction Surgery?
It is always best to check with your plastic surgeon before the use of any medications. He/she will know exactly how you are healing and whether or not you have any allergies to medications. It would be somewhat irresponsible for online consultants to recommend otherwise.
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