You’ve hurt yourself, the result is a cut or an abrasion, and you think you don’t need a plaster? Maybe you have heard somewhere that letting your wound heal in dry air is the best way. Medical research has shown that that the opposite is true, and that creating moist wound conditions will not only accelerate the healing process, but will also lessen scarring and scabs, meaning beautiful unimpaired skin is the result. That’s why Elastoplast wound dressings are based on the principle of moist wound healing.
Here are some valid reasons why creating moist conditions to heal your wound, no matter how great or small, will repair your skin faster and better - with a reduced risk of scarring or scabs. Find out what medical experts already know - and why this is the superior method.