Sterile skin closure strips that are made of a porous, non-woven backing coated with a pressure-sensitive, hypoallergenic adhesive and reinforced with polyester filaments for added strength. Reinforced Steri-Strip skin closures provide general wound support for increased tensile strength and finer wound edge approximation.
- Less scarring when compared to staples or sutures
- Enhances patient comfort and less chance of infection than with sutures or staples
- Fast application
- Comfortable to wear
- Reduces likelihood of skin irritation