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Scarring can have a real impact both physically and emotionally. In this educational video, dermatologist Dr Justine Hextall discusses ways to engage patients in scar aftercare.
Stretch marks can often be overlooked by healthcare professionals, because they don’t pose an obvious risk to health. In this educational video, dermatologist Dr Justine Hextall explains how and when stretch marks form and what your patients can do to help prevent them during pregnancy.
Bio-Oil is a specialist skincare product that has been clinically proven to help improve the appearance of scars, stretch marks, dehydrated and ageing skin. In this educational video, Bio-Oil’s Training and Congress Manager Natalia Shelton talks through its unique formulation.
Clinical support pharmacist Stephen Riley, talks about the skincare category within the pharmacy setting, with focus on winter skin, scarring and stretch marks.The webinar guide covers what customers are looking for, where pharmacists fit in, options for building knowledge and how to optimise skincare category on shelf.
Bio-Oil presents clinical data and an educational seminar at the 2014 International Wound Management Conference. “Talking about body image isn’t something you can just fill in on an assessment form, it’s about building a rapport together. We can support the patient to start to explore some of their fears, we can talk about what the wound is going to look like, how long it will take to heal, and how the scar will mature.” Adele Atkinson, Associate Professor, School of Nursing.
Behavioural psychologist Jo Hemmings discusses the psychological impact that can be felt by those living with scarring and provides practical advice for managing patients in practice. With insights from case studies who have all experienced negative effects on their psychological wellbeing because of their scar, this video will provide you with a real insight into the importance of scar management on long term acceptance.