Silicone Sheeting Minimizes Scars After Plastic Surgery
The majority of folks got the answer right on yesterday’s Truth-O-Meter Tuesday game on facebook
. The subject was the best way to minimize the appearance of scarring after surgery.
Here’s the question: Silicone sheeting and topical creams are equally effective in improving post-operative scars. The answer is False. Silicone sheeting does a much better job than scar creams, which is why we include it in our surgical recovery kits.
Not our patient? No problem!