Q. What kind of scars is NewGel effective in treating?
A. NewGel is effective in treating scars resulting from burns, traumatic incidents, and surgical procedures.
Q. Where can NewGel be used?
A. NewGel can be used on any external part of the body.
Q. How long should NewGel be worn?
A. NewGel should be worn for at least 8 hours on a daily basis. You can wear it up to 24 hours a day to achieve best results.
Q. Can I expect any side effects when using NewGel?
A. No. NewGel is proven to be a hypoallergenic product. As with any topical device applied directly to the skin, some slight skin reactions may be possible.
Q. What if my skin is very sensitive?
A. For people with sensitive skin, it is recommended to build your tolerance gradually. Begin by applying NewGel for 4 hours the first two days, increase to 6 hours per day for the next two days, and gradually increase the usage time by 2 hours per day.
Q. Can NewGel be used on children?
A. Yes. Follow the same guidelines and recommendations.
Q. How long should I use NewGel?
A. Results vary from one person to another depending on the size, severity, and scar density. Medical studies recommend using silicone gel products for a treatment time of 2 to 4 months on a daily basis. Generally, you can stop using the product when you cease to notice further improvements.
Q. Can NewGel be customized to fit a scar?
A. Yes. NewGel strips can be cut with scissors to fit the scar size.
Q. Will the scar disappear totally?
A. NewGel can significantly enhance the appearance of a scar by reducing its size, flattening it and improving its color.