3M Steri-Strip Blend Tone Skin Closures B1557 can be used when there is a need for a non-reinforced, gentle closure. It is barely noticeable and allows natural skin tone to show through, making it ideal for face and hand applications. These skin closure strips are made with a porous, non-woven backing reinforced with polyester filaments. Steri-Strip skin closures can be used in the closure of lacerations, surgical incisions, and following early suture/staple removal. The micro-porous material is strong, breathable, and comfortable to wear. The non-invasive design provides wound support and assists in increasing the tensile strength of the wound. Used properly, these strips also provide a better cosmetic outcome than sutures or staples. Product and packaging are latex free. Size: 0.5â€ x 4â€/ 12mm x 100mm.
- Provides better cosmetic outcomes compared to staples or sutures
- Tan color blends with many skin tones for a cosmetically pleasing appearance
- Long-term adhesion allows wound to heal undisturbed