"Skin-cap" (cream) is intended for useoutside, it has a white color, activated zirconium pyrite acts as the main active substance in it. As auxiliary substances, Tegin M, Tego Alkanol 18, Abil K4, Tegosoft EE, Tego Cair 450, Tegosoft E20, TegoSoft Lyceum 65K, butylhydroxytoluene, nipagin, purified water and flavoring are used.
This drug is also available in the form of aerosol and shampoo, which are intended for external use.
The main active substance is activatedpyrithione zinc, which is part of the Skin-cap (cream), has antibacterial and anti-inflammatory, as well as antifungal action. It is this component that causes the death of fungi and bacteria.
The drug is most active against bacteria,belonging to the group Pity-rosporum. They cause inflammation and a high rate of division of epidermal cells in diseases of seborrhea and psoriasis, as well as in other skin diseases.
This drug causes suppression of speedthe division of cells that are in the stage of hyperproliferation, but does not affect normal cells of the epidermis. The composition of the drug is selected in such a way that it is quickly absorbed and penetrated into the deeper layers of the skin, and such a form as the cream has also hydrating activity.
Indications for use
Aerosol and cream are recommended for childrenafter one year, and also for adults, if necessary, for the treatment of the following diseases: atopic dermatitis, psoriasis, dry skin (cream), and seborrheic dermatitis.
It is better to apply shampoo for treatment; atopic dermatitis of the head, seborrheic dermatitis, itching, dandruff, psoriasis, oily and dry seborrhea.
Contraindication to the use of "Skin-cap" (cream) is the individual intolerance of its components.
Skin-cap (cream) - instructions for use
Before you apply the cream, you need a goodshake the tube, then it is applied in a thin layer to the affected area 2 times a day. The duration of such treatment can last up to a month and a half, and for the treatment of atopic dermatitis, 1 month is enough.
The bottle with shampoo before use alsoshould be shaken and applied to damp hair, after which it is good to massage your head. Then the shampoo is washed off and again applied to the head, where it should stay about 5 minutes. It is recommended to apply it for 2 weeks every three days. In the treatment of psoriasis, the drug is used for 5 weeks, and as a prophylaxis shampoo is used once a week. The use of this product does not affect the condition and color of the hair. If it accidentally gets into the eyes, then they should be washed with a large amount of water.
Aerosol is applied from a distance of approximately15 cm, two or three times a day. In order to have a stable positive effect, you must apply it for at least a week. If there was a need to treat aerosol hair on the head, then there is a special nozzle for this.
Side effects when using the product "Skin-cap" (cream), there may be allergic reactions.
The shelf life of the cream is 3 years, and it should be stored in temperature conditions from 4 to 20 ° C. For aerosol and shampoo, the shelf life is five years and the storage temperature is 4-30 ° C.
Skin-cap (cream) - reviews
Most people respond positively tothis preparation. Young mothers indicate that the cream is good for the appearance of rashes and redness in children, besides it is a non-hormonal drug. Also, people point out that if there is an allergy in the form of rashes on the skin, the cream "Skin-cap" very quickly and effectively helps. As the patients indicate, this drug has one drawback - a fairly high price.