Sterile Burn Gel Dressing is a water-based hydrogel especially formulated to soothe and cool burns and scalds. The sterile gel gets to work fast on relieving pain and promoting recovery, whilst keeping the wound hydrated and protected from further infection.
Sterile Burn Gel Dressing Features
|Absorbs and dissipates heat|
|Soothes and cools fast|
|Dressings are non-adherent and sterile|
|Reduces pain and secondary contamination|
|Minimises shock and skin damage|
|Suitable for all ages|
|For all minor burns and scalds|
Burn gel dressings contain a soothing gel designed to provide relief for pain and help with the healing process. They are commonly used in first aid situations for all minor burns and scalds. Burn gel can be used on patients of all ages and is suitable for use on facial burns and scalds.
Here are the steps to apply a burn gel dressing for first aid:
First, assess the severity of the burn. If the burn is severe or covers a large area of the body, seek medical attention immediately.
If the burn is minor, gently clean the affected area with a sterile saline solution.
Cover the area: Remove the burn gel dressing from its packaging and Place a sterile dressing over the burn area. This helps to protect the wound from infection and further damage.
Secure the dressing: Secure the dressing with medical tape or a bandage wrap. This helps to keep the dressing in place and prevent it from slipping.
Monitor the burn: Check the burn area frequently for signs of infection, such as redness, swelling, or discharge. Seek medical attention if you notice any of these symptoms.
Leave the burn gel dressing in place for as long as recommended by the manufacturer, usually for several hours.
If the dressing becomes dry or starts to peel, replace it with a new one.