Burnaid Gel Dressings
What Is Burnaid Gel?
The mundicare Burnaid gel is a hydrogel used for the immediate first aid treatment of all types of minor burns. Burnaid gel consists of in excess 90% of water trapped in a proprietary gel containing a small percentage of the active ingredient, Melaleuca Oil – naturally occurring and among the purest forms of the Australian Melaleuca alternifolia tree (tea tree oil). Melaleuca Oil is a medically proven antiseptic used for centuries to support the healing of skin irritations, abrasions, minor wounds, insect stings and bites because of its anaesthetic, antimicrobial, anti-fungal and anti-inflammatory properties. Burnaid gel dressing offers its users an almost instant pain relief from the cooling gel and the anaesthetic properties of the Melaleuca Oil. The cooling properties of the dressing help to prevent burn progression and curtail further tissue damage. Burnaid gel dressing provides a simple and effective way of relieving burn pains and treating burns. Being over 90% water, the dressing re-hydrates the burn, and its mild biocidal properties help prevent secondary infections.
How does the burnaid gel work?
When the burnaid gel pad is placed on a burn, the 3mm layer of gel is suspended on the skin. Moreover, from the patient’s perspective, they experience immediate pain relief from the cooling gel and the anesthetics properties that comes with the Melaleuca Oil. Further tissue damage is minimized because the cooling agent of the burnaid gel dressing helps in stopping burn progression. Furthermore, because the gel’s property is 90% water, the dressing rehydrates the affected part of the skin. Moreso, the possibility of a secondary infection is very slim because the burn aid gel dressings are sterile and are proven with effective biocidal properties.
What makes burnaid gel unique?
The burnaid gel is quite different from other biocidal gels in the Australian market. This is due to the over 90% water trapped in the proprietary gel, and the gel contains a decent percentage of the Melaleuca Oil. This is a naturally occurring substance, steam distilled from the leaves of the Australian Melaleuca alternifolia tree.
It’s Cooling Sensation Studies and research carried out have shown that using the Melaleuca alternifolia gel for burns resulted to a cooling sensation to thick hot water burns. Another study carried out in the University of Sydney using the burnaid 10cm x 10cm dressing revealed the burnaid gel’s ability to act as a ‘heat sink’.
Its Effective Pain Relief Studies at the University of Sydney also showed that the Melaleuca oil when used with the 3mm layer burnaid gel provides a patient an instant cooling pain relief sensation.
Its ability to fight off infection The results of the numerous researches also showed that the active ingredient of the burnaid gel exhibits an effective biocidal activity, which helps to fight off any possibility of a secondary infection.
It’s very safe for the body Unlike other burn gels that might cause skin irritation; the burnaid gel has little or no intradermal irritation reaction on the skin of the patient, which makes it an excellent choice for most health Practioner.
It’s Properly Regulated The Burnaid gel dressings have undergone all the necessary scrutinizes and have been certified safe for public use by the US FDA, European Union CE, and the Australian TGA.
Finally, the burn aid gel is an excellent choice when looking to treat burns, and has drastically reduced the need to administer medications for pain relief. The gel is available in different sizes, such as the 10cm x 10cm, the 20cm x 20cm and the 55cm x 40cm. You can also purchase the burnaid gel in sachets, spray and tubes Whatever works for you is fine, just bear in mind that when you purchase the burnaid gel dressings, you purchasing safety, calmness, quality and comfort all wrapped in one.