Whether your patient suffers from a new scar, existing scar or you want to prevent one; Premier is dedicated to assisting in the development of personalized formulations for all of your patient’s health needs. Here are some frequently asked questions.

Can personalized scar formulations be used with makeup and/or sunscreen?

Yes. It is recommended that personalized scar formulations be applied prior to the use of makeup or sunscreen. A sunscreen can also be compounded with the personalized scar formulations if prescribed by your physician.

 


 

Can personalized scar formulations be used with other scar revision therapies?

Yes, personalized scar formulations can be used as an adjunct with other scar therapies. Consult your physician for adjunct therapies.

 


 

Do personalized pain formulations need to be refrigerated?

No, they can be stored at room temperature.

 


 

Do I have to apply personalized scar formulations every day?

Yes, for best results apply as directed to the affected area twice daily. Specific instructions will be provided with your medication when dispensed.

 


 

Can children use personalized scar formulations?

In general, personalized scar formulations are not prescribed for children. Consult your physician.

 


 

Can personalized scar formulations be applied anywhere on the body?

Yes, for best results apply as directed to the affected area twice daily. Specific instructions will be provided with your medication when dispensed.

 


 

Do personalized scar formulations have any side effects?

Some skin irritation is possible, as with any topical preparation. If a reaction occurs, discontinue use and contact your pharmacist or physician.

 


 

Can personalized scar formulations prevent scarring disorders?

Personalized scar formulations can be used for hypertrophic and keloidal scars, which are thick, raised, and sometimes darker than the surrounding skin.

 


 

How long will it take until my scar becomes less noticeable?

The length of scar management varies from person to person; treatment results depend on the age and severity of your scar and whether you apply the cream as directed. The average skin cycle can range from 14-30 days.

 


 

Will my scar disappear completely?

No product can make scars disappear completely. But personalized scar formulations can help them appear softer, smoother, and less noticeable, though some evidence of the scar may remain.


 

What types of scars may benefit from personalized scar formulations?

Personalized scar formulations may be useful for managing both old and new scars resulting from burns, surgery, or trauma.

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