We are huge proponents of our physician and pharmacist formulated Strut Scar Cream and the science behind it.
So, we wanted to break down just what makes our cream so great, piece by piece.
In this article, we will go over some of our favorite features or our scar cream blend and where you can find it.
It’s not very often that the base itself functions almost as its own medication, but that is the case for silicone-based gels for scars.
One study reports applying only a silicone gel to scars produced an 86% reduction in texture, 84% reduction in color, and a 68% reduction in scar height.
We source a silky pharmaceutical grade silicone gel as our base for a pleasant application experience.
Some other great silicone gel scar benefits include:
For some scars, part of the issue is the scar tissue building up too much.
This overproduction of scar tissue leads to raised or Keloid-type scars.
Topical Triamcinolone has been found to help thin out the skin depth in these overgrown scarred areas, and prevent excess scar tissue formation.
Levocetirizine is used as a topical antihistamine to tackle the itchy uncomfortable sensation that often comes along with healing scars.
This ingredient also helps blunt the inflammatory response in the scar area to help prevent additional scarring.
Topical Vitamin C is used in our scar creams for more than just its part in the healthy healing process.
Vitamin C, or Ascorbic Acid, had been found to help lighten the darkened areas of the skin or “marks” that often come along with the scarring process.
And with the added benefits of being a potent antioxidant, and protecting against photo-aging, this is a key ingredient that may usher in some much-appreciated skin benefits in other areas.
The secret to why our compounded combination therapy works so well is choosing ingredients that work together well.
Everyone scars a little bit differently, so we formulated Strut Scar Formula to tackle the multiple facets that make a scar visible - height, inflammation, dark marks, and rough textures.
By addressing the scar with chemicals that all have different mechanisms, the formula is powered up to help pinpoint more issues overall.
We crafted our Scar Formula with prescription and pharmaceutical-grade ingredients and bases.
This crafted combination of scar-busting ingredients does not exist in an over-the-counter product and must be hand formulated by a compounding pharmacy.
So, in order to obtain our scar formula, you need to have a quick Online Visit with our U.S. licensed doctors first.
If you are a good candidate for our Scar Formula, your prescription can be shipped quickly and discreetly to your front door.
A pharmaceutical-grade silicone base helps reduce the height, discoloration, and unusual texture of scars.
Topical triamcinolone helps reduce the thickness of scars and prevents an overproduction of scar tissue deposition.
Levocetirizine is an antihistamine that reduces scar itching and inflammation.
Vitamin C is an integral component of the healing process and helps lighten scar discoloration.
The combination of diverse ingredients is key to a strong scar-reducing product.
Compounded products are prescription only, and can be found through an online visit with our U.S. licensed physicians.