Conclusion: Put a plaster on it!
Taking proper care of your injury can accomplish almost small miracles when it comes to your skin; especially if you use the right plaster to cover it. That is why it is worthwhile to always have wound spray and plasters at hand as well as a selection of different plasters and wound dressings in different sizes, so that you are be prepared for all eventualities.
We hope to have clarified a few misconceptions on the topic of wound care and brought you up to date, so that you and your family can benefit from it. Take good care!
Last but not least...
...we would like to point out that all of the above given tips have been compiled carefully, but naturally cannot substitute medical advice and treatment. This applies most notably for larger and large injuries which in any event require medical care. Please always read the instructions for use and/or the patient information leaflet of our products carefully to make the best use of them. Thank you.
Always see your doctor if the wound is deep, bleeding or shows signs of infection like reddening, swelling or warmth.
Also make sure to seek medical help if you are not able to clean the wound properly.
In case you have diabetes a proper wound care is of special importance. Always discuss any concerns you may have with your doctor and/or podiatrist, even for the care of minor wounds and skin cracks – especially on your feet.
Please note that none of the above given tips or recommendations substitute medical advice. Carefully read the instructions for use given in our products‘ packages. Important: consult a health professional in case of any uncertainty of treating your wound properly.
The information provided through this website should not be used to diagnose or treat a health problem or disease. It is not a substitute for professional care or advice. If you have or suspect a health problem, you should consult your doctor. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it, because of something you have read on this website.
For further information regarding Elastoplast products, please contact us via email firstname.lastname@example.org. Carefully read the instructions for use given in our products‘ packages.