How dry does silicon gel have to be before putting on clothes? (photos)
3 months ago
I was given biocorneum for my scar treatment. The tube says to apply thinly twice daily and let dry. But it doesn't really appear to me, no matter how thing a layer, that it's drying within 15-30 minutes. I read somewhere that people use a hair dryer so I've started doing that but it's still doesn't seem to be drying. So how dry does it have to be? Should I see a thin stiff tape-like layer on my skin? Should I switch to strips? I don't want to be applying this and have it be ineffective.
Doctor Answers 1
Thank you for your question. I often have my patients use this product as well and have not had issues with it not "drying." Perhaps try a very small amount. If you are still having issues be sure to bring it up with your PS at your next visit. Best of luck, Dr. Kludt
These answers are for educational purposes and should not be relied upon as
a substitute for medical advice you may receive from your physician. If you
have a medical emergency, please call 911. These answers do not constitute
or initiate a patient/doctor relationship.