“Just let nature run its course and let your wound dry and heal in the open air.”
While this line of reasoning is commonly heard, it couldn’t be more incorrect.
Medical research has proven that creating a moist, covered environment for your wound ensures that it heals faster. It also prevents scarring and scabbing, so that the skin heals perfectly. That’s why Hansaplast Silverhealing Washproof Plaster is ideal with its breathable yet waterproof material that has silver molecules in the wound pad to ensure that the wound stays free of microbes. It really is superior and lets wounds heal up to 50% faster than if left uncovered and untreated.
Here are a few reasons we recommend moist healing!