ALHYDRAN is a medical cream specially developed for after care of the skin immediately after wound closure and treatment for the disrupted skin barrier.
There is growing awareness of the importance of good medical after-care of the skin immediately after closure of the wound. Alhydran has been developed specifically for the delicate skin that forms when the wound closes. On this page you’ll find more information on Alhydran for professionals, doctors, nurses and paramedics: What Alhydran is and how to use it.
Use ALHYDRAN for after care of the skin immediately after wound closure and treatment for the disrupted skin barrier:
These indications are examples of serious disruption of the skin barrier, as a result of which the skin will lose too much moisture, the skin dries out, complaints will occur (the skin irritates, itches, is red, etc). This vulnerable skin must be assisted in order to function and heal.
Alhydran cream ensures optimal hydration of the epidermis (by means of a unique combination of hydration and occlusion), and promotes healing of the skin barrier. The effectiveness of Alhydran has been proven scientifically. As a result of this, the product has been widely used by specialists for more than 15 years.
Regulating hydration is an important tool of the skin in protecting itself against harmful external influences. The amount of water that leaves the body via the skin is known as Trans Epidermal Water Loss (TEWL).
ALHYDRAN has a double function, both necessary for repairing a disrupted skin barrier.
Good skin barrier recovery requires the following:
Use of ALHYDRAN results in long-term reinstatement of the moisture balance in the skin (see chart).
The result: The risk of scarring is decreased, existing scars and complaints such as itching are relieved, eczema triggers and peri wound complications are reduced, to promote optimal wound healing.
The unique, proven effect of ALHYDRAN ensures powerful hydration as well as moisture retention (via occlusion). This results in long-term reinstatement of the moisture balance in the skin.
ALHYDRAN contains ingredients, such as antioxidants, which protect the skin against free radicals. These unique restorative effects, in combination with optimal hydration and occlusion, ensure that the disrupted skin barrier can recover itself.
The benefits of ALHYDRAN are supported by extensive scientific researches and studies by specialists, scientists, dermatologists, hospitals and burn centers worldwide.