Looking After Your Surgical Scar
Two weeks after surgery your scar should be healing, but it can take from six weeks to three months before you’re fully healed. There are some things you can do during the healing process to prevent an abnormal scar forming and improve the appearance of your scar:
KELO-COTE® Scar Treatment
KELO-COTE® is a clinically-proven, advanced formula silicone treatment designed to help soften, flatten and smooth post-surgery scars and prevent abnormal scars from forming.
A gold standard used by healthcare professionals, KELO-COTE® helps maintain the moisture balance and elasticity of your skin. In addition, it helps to reduce discolouration and redness as well as reducing the itching, discomfort and pain associated with scars.
Caring for your Surgical Scar
Helps soften and flatten raised scars
Helps reduce redness, relieves itching and discomfort
Suitable for adults and children (Gel & UV 3 months+, Spray 12 months+)
Transparent and odourless (non-UV products)
Waterproof and flexible
Suitable for sensitive skin (non-UV products)
Can be used under make up
Day and night protection and treatment (with twice daily application)
For scars up to 4 years old
UV sun protection with SPF 30 (UV gel only)
Our easy to use, fast drying gel helps soften and flatten raised scars and reduce redness.
All the benefits of our standard gel but with added UV protection to help protect scars from the aggravating effects of the sun.
Our spray is convenient for use on large scars and hard to reach areas.
How soon can I use KELO-COTE® after injury?
Can I use it on old scars as well?
Is KELO-COTE® waterproof?
Do I need to wash my scar before or after using KELO-COTE®?
Will people notice KELO-COTE® on my skin?
Will KELO-COTE® make my scar disappear?
Is KELO-COTE® suitable for children?
How long do I need to use KELO-COTE® for to see an improvement?
Does KELO-COTE® offer sun protection for my scar?
You can buy KELO-COTE® direct from online stores including Amazon and many high street pharmacists.