Ointment + Breast Reduction

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I Have 2 Open Wounds and Im Putting Everyday Vaseline or Triple Ointment...what else I Can Do? (photo)

I want it to heal as soon as possible.... my surgery was 3 weeks ago,,,and it happens 1 week ago. READ MORE

21 Days Post Op Breast Reduction, What Can I Put on Incisions?

I am 21 days post op from breast reduction revision. Original surgery was July 2011. My incisions are really dry and itchy. What kind of ointment can... READ MORE

Bactracin Ointment or Neosporin Which is Best to Use on Nipple After Reduction, Free Nipple Graft?

Is it best to use bacitracin or neo and do I put it all over the nipple area, my nipple area looks black. READ MORE

Still have irritation. Have not put anything on because Nurse said I'm sensitive and just to keep it clean. (Photo)

I've already put Polysporin and Aquaphor.. But I'm still having itchiness and burning sensation. What other ointment can I use to help with the rash... READ MORE

2 weeks post op of Breast Reduction, I got blister on my areola and the skin came off. Is this normal?

It has been two weeks post since my reduction surgery. The first week I got a blister on my areola where the incision is. It popped and the skin came... READ MORE

What kind of ointment can I place on my scars after a breast reduction? (Photo)

It's been 5 months and I still haven't put any type of ointment for dryness and Scar revision? What is the best ointment for that? I also have a scar... READ MORE

Do I need to go to the ER or see my surgeon? (photos)

The first pic is from last week when I went to my surgeon and they said it would heal just fine, just use bacitracin zinc on it. The second picture is... READ MORE

Best treatment for wound separation? (photos)

I'm two weeks post-op and have separation at the inverted T on one breast and at the T at the areola on the other. The nurse told me to apply... READ MORE

3 months post op Breast Reduction, my wound is not healing. Is this normal? (photo)

I had breast reduction surgery 3 month ago.first month everything was fine.just before 2 month I got an wound on horizontal incision area.I am... READ MORE

Follow up: 6 weeks post tomorrow. What ointment besides Aquaphor and Polysporin can I put on my incision? (Photo)

Regarding Irritation, what ointment besides Aquaphor and Polysporin can I put on my incisions? And can I put Mederma on them now?? READ MORE

Is this necrosis or just 'open wounds'? (photos)

I saw my doctor yesterday and he didn't seem concerned about healing. He says to keep it dry, but then I read that putting ointments can facilitate... READ MORE

Should you use any ointments to treat scars after breast reduction?

I have some experience with breast reduction as I just had my 3rd correction surgery (4 weeks) in less then 2 years. My PS never recommend any... READ MORE

Does these photos reflect normal healing? Breast reduction, open wound after 26 days post surgery. (photos)

I have a big wound in the T section that seems to be getting bigger, I clean it twice a day with alcohol and topical ointment, I put a gauze on... READ MORE

Question about Terrasil ointment after Breast Reduction.

As part of my post operative instructions, my PS recommended to remove the steri strips at 2 weeks, and start applying Terrasil Infection Control... READ MORE

Cleaning incisions after BR?

My PS said I can shower after 48hrs after surgery then apply ointment and gauze. How often should I bathe/change bandages? READ MORE

Does this area on my incision look like it is infected? (photos)

I had my breast reduction on April 8 and have been healing with no problems until I noticed this spot. I am keeping it clean and putting antibiotic... READ MORE

Is there a certain ointment I should use?

I am 2 weeks post op breast reduction and lift. I have a couple open areas that bleed. Should I use a ointment to help heal them or should I tape them? READ MORE

Do I need to keep ointment on my open wound? (photos)

I have a open wound at 6 weeks post my doctor says not to put anything on it but everything I read on this forum says to keep the area moist. The are... READ MORE

Intense nipple itching after breast reduction. Do I have to keep putting ointment and bandages on this open scar? (Photo)

I had a breast reduction 4 weeks ago. My nipple itch like crazy. I don't have a rash, no tape, no new medication. Do I have to keep putting ointment... READ MORE

Small blister after breast reduction stitches removed. Dr said to put vaseline on everything instead of ointment. (photos)

I've had pus the whole time and wound has went from black to yellow and flesh color.This morning I woke up with tiny red dots all over incisions. I go... READ MORE

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