Scars are plagues that never go away, but recent studies have created was to reduce the look of scars and make them almost disappear. There are many different treatments for scars, but HybriSil combines two different treatment types together: silicone application and steroids.
Steroids have been shown to thin scars and less their appearance. Silicone applications have also been shown to diminish scars. HybriSil is said to prevent keloid and hypertrophic scars, shrink and soften present scars, minimize inflammation, and protect against future scars. HybriSil has put these two ideas together in an easy to apply gel that isn’t greasy. HybriSil can even be used under make-up it is so gentle. HybriSil reports being effective on all skin types and with all ethnicities. By combining steroids and silicone HybriSil has the right idea, but does it work?
What Ingredients are in HybriSil?
HybriSil contains methylprednisolone acetate 1% and a base that is over ninety-seven percent silicone. Methylprednisolone acetate is a steroid in the corticosteroid family and comes with medium potency.
With its ingredients HybriSil was created to soothe skin while reducing pruritic symptoms and inflammation. HybriSil also claims to treat and prevent all kinds of keloid and hypertrophic scars, including those associated with burns, injury, and surgery. This product also notes the capability to treat raised scars in an effective and safe manner as well as fade discolorations, such as redness.
What Else Should I Know About HybriSil?
HybriSil does not list all its ingredients. Consumers are unable to know just what is in HybriSil and whether or not they are in high enough amounts to be effective. Not including ingredient lists can also lead to allergic reaction. HybriSil comes with side effects and those with certain illnesses are not advised to use HybriSil.
This product can only be purchased through a prescription and because of its steroid addition is not recommended for most consumers. Without the proper information, such as which ingredients are in the product, whether or not HybriSil works as directed is undetermined.