Can aloe vera gel help with torn skin? (photo)

Doctor's Answers (1)

Dr Chin Yee Choong
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"Dedicated to the ethical practice of Aesthetic Medicine"

Hi,

A superficial abrasion of the skin (aka torn skin) heals best in a sterile, moisture-controlled environment.

In this respect an antiseptic or antibiotic ointment is preferred to aloe vera gel in getting the abrasion to heal quickly without complication.

Hope this helps!

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