"I couldn’t believe my eyes that this giant scar was just vanishing. I personally saw results in the first ten days and it gave me hope."
- Rosanne, Tummy Tuck Patient
"There’s a huge factor that sets Embrace apart: the dressings reduce tension on the scar. This is the key to having a tiny, smooth scar. This was a game-changer for me and I know it helped reduce the thickness and color of my scar."
- Gina Harney, Fitness professional + Tummy Tuck Patient
"The reason I use embrace® Active Scar Defense is because it is the only FDA cleared product that reduces tension on the incision as it heals. It is very easy to apply, comfortable, and stays on for 10 days."
- Dr. Cat Begovic, Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon
Active Scar Defense
Cream / Gel
*In multiple, peer-reviewed, randomized, controlled trials (RTCs), embrace®Active Scar Defense was shown to dramatically and significantly reduce the appearance of scars. These studies demonstrated that offloading mechanical forces with the stress-shielding device significantly reduced scar formation.4
1 FDA 510(k) #K112131
2 Lim AF, et al. The embrace device significantly decreases scarring following scar revision surgery in a randomized control trial. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2014;133:389-405.
3 Gurtner GC, et al. Improving cutaneous scar by controlling the mechanical environment: large animal and phase 1 studies. Ann Surg. 2011; 254-2:217-225.
4 Monstrey, Stan & Middelkoop, Esther & Vranckx, J. & Bassetto, Franco & Ziegler, Ulrich & Meaume, Sylvie & Téot, Luc. (2014). Updated Scar Management Practical Guidelines: Non-Invasive and Invasive Measures. Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery. 67. 10.1016/j.bjps.2014.04.011.
|Therapy Duration (Best Results)||8 Weeks||8-24 Weeks||8-12 Weeks|
|FDA-Cleared to Help Prevent Scarring1|
|Clinically Proven in Multiple RCTs*2,3|
|Uniformly Pre-Stretched for Active Tension Relief|
|Patented Stress-Shield™ Technology Minimizes Raised Scars*|
|Single Application Lasts Up to 10 Days|
|Water Resistant While Showering|
embrace® works by contracting and gently holding a closed incision together, actively relieving the skin’s natural tension to address the root cause of scarring. This stabilizes the skin, proactively preventing scars.
This unique innovation protects your incision from added stresses caused by normal body movements, minimizing the widening and thickening of your scar.
100% Medical-grade silicone therapy is proven to help flatten, soften, and fade scars by hydrating scar tissue for a beautiful finish.
Activate Tension Relief
Align & Apply
Wear for 10 days. Repeat.