Scar Heal Clinical Studies

OUR BACKGROUND:

Scar Heal Inc. was founded in 1988 based on the improvements in technology to provide superior Scar Treatment Products to non-surgically treat your skin. Today, we offer many proven products for Scars, Anti-Aging and Wrinkles.

The International Advisory Panel on Scar Management supports silicone gel sheeting as the primary treatment for surgical and traumatic scars. Read on to learn how Scar Heal has become the premiere scar management system.

Topical Treatments for Hypertrophic Scars

Zurada AB, Kriegel D, Davis I, Journal of the American Academy of Dermetalogy December 2006: 55: 6


Silicone Gel: A New Treatment for Burn Scars & Contractures.

Perkins K, Davey RB, Wallis KA Burns 1982; 9: 201-204


Treating Hypertrophic Scars with Silicone Gel. A Preliminary Report of a Trial of Silastic Gel in the Treatment of Patients with Hypertrophic Burn Scars.

Carney SA, Cason CG, Gowas JP Journal of Wound Care 1993; 2: 197-198


Evidence That Use of a Silicone Sheet Increases Range of Motion Over Burn Wound Contractures

Wessling N., Ehleben CM, Chapman V., May SR & Still JM
Journal of Burn Care & Rehabilitation 1985/6 p503-5


Silicone Gel Appears Inexplicably to Flatten and Lighten Hypertrophic Scars from Burns

Kirn TF JAMA ( United States) May 12, 1989, 261 (18) p2600


Non-Pressure Treatment of Hypertrophic Scars

Quinn KJ, Evans JH, Courtney JM, Gaylor JDS, Reid Wh Burns 1985; 12: 102-108


Oncologic Applications for Silicone Gel Sheets in Soft Tissue Contractures

Burkhardt A, Weitz J American Journal of Occupational Therapy, May 1991, 45: 460-2


Static-Electric Field Induction by a Silicone Cushion for the Treatment of Hypertrophic and Keloid Scars

Hirshowitz B, Lindenbaum E, Har-Shai Y, Feitelberg L, Tendler M, Katz K Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, April 1998 p: 1173-1183


Silicone Gel in the Treatment of Keloid Scars

Mercer NSG British Journal Plastic Surgery 1989, 42: 83-87


Silicone Gel Scar Treatment

Quinn KJ Controlled Therapeutics (Scotland) Ltd., East Kilbridge Burns Include Therm Inj (England) OCT 1987, 13 SUPPL S33 40


Tropical Silicone Gel Sheeting in the Treatment of Hypertrophic Scars and Keloids. A Dermatologic Experience

Gold MH J. Dermatology Surgical Oncology 1993; 19: 912-916


Silicone Gel Scar Treatment

Quinn KJ Controlled Therapeutics (Scotland) Ltd., East Kilbridge Burns Include Therm Inj (England) OCT 1987, 13 SUPPL S33 40


Treatment of Hypertrophic and Keloid Scars with Silastic Gel Sheeting


Dockery GL, Nilson RZ Journal Foot and Ankle Surgery 1994 Mar-Apr; 33 2: 110


Skin Disorders in Black Children

Laude TA Current Opinion Pediatrics, 1996 Aug 8 4: 381-385


Effectiveness of Silastic Sheet Coverage in the Treatment of a Keloid Scar:

Ohmori S. Aesthetic Plastic Surgery 1988 ; 12: 95-99


Topical Silicone Gel: A New Treatment for Hypertrophic Scars

Ahn ST, Monafo WW, Mustoe TA Surgery 1989 Oct, 106 4: 781-786


Topical Silicone Gel for the Prevention and Treatment of Hypertrophic Scars

Ahn ST, Monafo WW, Mustoe TA, Arch Surgery 1991, 126: 499-504


Silicone Gel in the Treatment of Keloids

Murdoch ME, Salisbury JA, Gibson JR ACTA Derm. Venereol 1990, 70/2 (181-183)


Treatment of Scars and Keloids with a Cream Containing Silicone Oil

Sawada Y, Sone K. British Journal of Plastic Surgery 1990, 43/6 (683-688)


The Use of Silicone Gel in the Control of Hypertrophic Scarring

McNee J. Physiotherapy 1990, 76/4 ( 194-197)


Hypertrophic Sternal Scars: Silicone Gel Sheet versus Kenalog Injection Treatment

Sproat, JE, Dalcin A, Weitauer N, Roberts RS Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 1991 90: 988-992


Silicone Occlusive Sheeting (S0S) in the Management of Hypertrophic Scarring, Including the Possible Mode of Action of Silicone

Hirshowitz, B. et al (1993) European Journal of Plastic Surgery, 16:5-9


Sense and Nonsense of Scar Creams and Gels

Van den helder CJM, Hage JJ Anesth Plastic Surgery 1994; 18: 307-313


International Clinical Recommendations on Scar Management,

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, August 2002, Volume 110, No2

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