A scar appears when the epithelial tissue tears. This is the natural result of a wound’s healing process. It is the “visible” part of a dermal injury. Connective tissue is repaired through the growth of young fibroblasts (cells that produce collagen). The space left by the wound is then “plugged” with fibrillar tissue. The scar’s texture is then different from that of the skin. Trofolastin® visibly reduces hypertrophic and keloid scars in 8 weeks.
Reading the skin
Sometimes our skin holds some of our souvenirs, but… shouldn't they be in our memory? In our blog you will find tips, tricks and unique information to get a skin without souvenirs. You're welcome!
Tricks to apply a scar reducing patch correctly
Our self-adhesive patches are a safe way to help your wounds heal quickly and safely. Using these patches will help to avoid the appearance of hypertrophic or keloid scars which can be difficult to treat. These scar-reducing adhesive patches create...Keep reading
Reduce your scars in 8 weeks
Scars occur in response to a wound that alters the normal arrangement of the skin. There are different types of scars, depending on the type of wound and the healing capacity of each person. The evolution of a scar over...Keep reading
Are all scar creams the same?
The use of products formulated for use on scars, aims to improve the final result of the injured area, from both a functional and aesthetic point of view. The main options are patches, creams or oils applied directly on the...Keep reading
Does a scar bother you?
Scars are formed from a slow wound healing process that results in the transformation of skin and subcutaneous tissues. Throughout this evolutionary process, different symptoms can appear that are usually annoying. Many of them will be temporary and as skin...Keep reading
What determines the size and appearance of a scar?
Scars occur on our skin as a result of the natural process that takes place for wound repair. Not all types of wounds will cause scars; it will depend on whether it affects more superficial or deeper layers of the...Keep reading
When is surgery necessary to treat scars?
In the treatment of a scar the first step consists of topical treatments with creams and patches. These treatments are usually sufficient for small or uncomplicated scars. In cases of scars secondary to larger wounds or in more visible...Keep reading
ABC of the skin
Are there "plasters" to heal scars?
You may have heard of scar plasters to heal skin. We tell you below how they work. Scars originate as a result of an injury. There are different types of wounds but when the skin fibres break and the edges...Keep reading
Scars in children
But do children have scars? Yes! In reality, normal childhood accidents can result in the occurrence of scars. As their skin has to last "a lifetime", proper care of wounds and scars will affect the condition, the functionality and aesthetics...Keep reading
What are the different types of scars?
Healing is a physiological process that occurs when there has been an injury to the skin fibres. The skin has the potential to regenerate although it does not always do it in the same way, meaning there are different types...Keep reading
What are scars and how does Trofolastin Scars work?
A scar is a permanent alteration in the structure of the skin, due to a change in the skin tissue as a result of a wound, and its consequent repair. The 3 stages of scar formation Inflammatory phase: In this...Keep reading