SkinMedica Scar Recovery Gel is marketed as a skin lightener for all skin types, which is meant to minimize the look of red and pink scarring soften the skin on and around the scarred area.
At SkinMedica® we’ve dedicated years of research to formulate advanced skin care products to deliver optimal results for our patients and the physicians who care for them.
As time passes, our skin goes through a lot. SkinMedica Scar Recovery Gel is meant to help speed up the recovery process with nourishing centella asiatica and antioxidants. Over time, this product gently brightens and exfoliates the skin and improves tone and elasticity.
This product is meant to be applied to the skin, post procedure and may go anywhere on the face or body. Apply a thin layer to the skin, twice per day. Be sure to wash your hands before and after applying this product. Continue use until the scar has matured, flattened, and whitened. Make sure to avoid contact with the eye area and discontinue use if irritation occurs.
SkinMedica Scar Recovery Gel retails for $102.00 per 2.0 oz. of product on several SkinMedica’s own website and several lesser-known beauty retailer sites.
Pros and Cons of Skinmedica Scar Recovery Gel
- This treatment reduces the look of scarring post procedure.
- This scar lightener is lightweight and easy to apply.
- This product is formulated with centelline, which is clinically tested and proven to improve the appearance of scars.
- This treatment is a bit pricey.
- This product does not appear to be widely available on reputable websites.
- Many customers claim this product does not perform as promised.
- Many time product takes time and also can cause redness and itchiness in some cases.
: This formulation, containing centella asiatica, helps to minimize the appearance of scars.
: This ingredient improves the skin’s elasticity and tone.
: Helps keeps the skin moist by retaining water and make it look fresh.
: This plant-derived acid is a proven exfoliator that removes dead skin cells while encouraging the production of new, healthy cells. However it may cause burning sensation to sensitive skin.
Recommending To Purchase?
Although very few people go through life without experiencing scarring of some kind after a minor injury or surgery, many find them to be unsightly and unpleasant. SkinMedica Scar Recovery Gel is meant to rejuvenate the skin and minimize the appearance of scarring. Although this product does contain several helpful ingredients, we’d like to address several issues we’ve noticed with this product. At first glance, this product is prohibitively expensive. At over $100.00, this product is prohibitively expensive for anyone on a budget. Customers have also claimed in their reviews that this product was less than helpful in regards to reducing the look and color of scarring.
Also keep in mind that this product should only be purchased through a verified distributor. We’d recommend continuing your search for a treatment with proven ingredients for a more reasonable price.
This product is available on several lesser-known websites, one of which has a very reasonable return policy. If you are not completely satisfied with the results of this product, you may return it free of charge for a full money back guarantee. This site does not go into detail pertaining to the time frame that you may return the product. We’d recommend calling customer service and getting clarification on the return policy before considering purchasing this product.