You’ve hurt yourself, the result is a cut or an abrasion, and you think you don’t need a plaster? Maybe, you've heard somewhere that letting your wound heal in dry air is best. Medical research proves that the opposite is true, and that creating moist wound conditions will not only accelerate the healing process, but also prevent scarring and scabs, meaning beautiful unimpaired skin is the result.
Here are some valid reasons why creating moist conditions to heal your wound, no matter how big or small, will repair your skin faster and better – with a reduced risk of scarring or scabs. Find out what medical experts already know – and why this is the best method.