How do I remove the sticky glue from my breast incisions without scrubbing them?Thank you.

Very trivial question but I accidentally went into the shower with non waterproof tape over my breasts (2weeks post op from breast reduction) and now I have a huge amount of glue left over my incisions which is now sticking to my compression bra! How do I remove the sticky glue from my breasts without scrubbing them?! Ouch. Thank you.

Doctor Answers 2

Breast reduction

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Alcohol wipes can work although you may be best to seek the advice of your PS before you start treating things yourself. 

Manchester Plastic Surgeon
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Adhesive tape remove are available for persistent adhesive after taping from breast reduction.

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Your plastic surgeon has adhesive tape remover. If you can't make it to the office acetone, which is found in nail polish remover, will suffice.

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