Mederma® Scar Gel for Kids

Scar Care Gel 20 g

  • Cuts & Scrapes
  • Stitches
  • Burns
  • Surgery

Mederma® Scar Gel for Kids is a kid-friendly scar care gel that goes on purple and rubs in clear and it is grape-scented, so they remember the fun and not the scar.

  • Grape Scented, Kid-Friendly
    Grape Scented, Kid-Friendly
  • No. 1 Best Selling Scar Product Range in the US<sup>2</sup>
    No. 1 Best Selling Scar Product Range in the US2
  • Unique Triple Benefit Formula
    Unique Triple Benefit Formula
  • Visibly Fades Scar Appearance<sup>1</sup>
    Visibly Fades Scar Appearance1

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General Info

EXPERT SCAR CARE, with proprietary blend of Cepalin® botanical extract to help visibly fade appearance of scars caused by cuts & scrapes, stitches, injury, burns and surgery.


  • Visibly reduce the appearance of scars from 14 days 1
  • UNIQUE TRIPLE BENEFIT FORMULA penetrates beneath the surface of the skin to help: seal in moisture, soften skin and smoothen skin
  • KID FRIENDLY: easy to use gel that goes on purple and rubs in clear with a grape scent, allows kids to remember the fun and not the scar
  • Mederma® is the no.1 selling brand for scars (IQVIA ProVoice Survey, March 2022)
Direction to use

For best results, start using Mederma® scar cream for kids as soon as their wound has closed. Continue using daily for at least 8 weeks on new scars and 3-6 months on existing scars. Make sure the scab has come off naturally and any stitches have been removed. On older scars you may start using Mederma® for Kids immediately. Do not apply to broken skin.

Generally, Mederma® for Kids users start to see noticeable improvement after about 4 weeks of daily usage, with optimum improvement in 8 weeks.

  • For external use only.
  • When using this product, do not get into eyes.
  • Start to use Mederma® as soon as your wound has closed and apply evenly every day.
  • Do not apply to broken skin.

(1) – Draelos ZD. A New Proprietary Onion Extract Gel Improves the Appearance of New Scars. A Randomized, Controlled, Blinded-Investigator Study. J Clin Aesthet Dermatol 2012
(2) – IQVIA ProVoice Survey, March 2022


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Who should use Mederma® Scar Gel for KIDS?

Although anyone can use Mederma® Scar Gel for KIDS, it was specifically formulated for use on anyone above age 3. It has a pleasant scent and a purple color that turns clear when rubbed in. All Mederma® products should be used as directed. If you have experienced reactions to skin care products before, please read the ingredients listed on the package before using. If you are unsure if Mederma® is right for you, please contact your healthcare professional for guidance.

Can Mederma® Scar Gel for KIDS be used during sun exposure ?

Mederma® Scar Gel for KIDS does not contain sunscreen. It is important to protect all skin from the sun’s rays, but it Is especially important to protect skin that is scarred or damaged from sun exposure. Using sunscreen on scars is important because the sun’s rays can discolour scar tissue. We recommend using a separate sunscreen, providing you follow the directions listed on the package for sunscreen.

If a child has just had surgery and still has stitches, when can they start using Mederma® Scar Gel for KIDS ?

You can begin using Mederma® Scar Gel for KIDS as soon as the wound has closed or the stitches have been removed. Mederma® is not intended for use on open wounds. If a scab has formed, wait until the scab falls off. While there is still a scab or stitches present, keep the wound clean and covered.

Does Mederma® Scar Gel for KIDS Stain fabrics?

Mederma® Scar Gel for KIDS will not stain cotton or polyester material or blends. However, like other typical non- staining products it could stain delicate fabrics including silk, leather, suede and others.

What are the ingredients in Mederma® Scar Gel for KIDS ?

Mederma® Scar Gel for KIDS contains the following ingredients : aqua, peg-4, xanthan gum, alcohol, allantoin, allium cepa bulb extract, parfum, methylparaben, sorbic acid, ci 60730, ci 14700, sodium chloride, sodium sulfate. This full listing of ingredients can be found on the package for your easy reference.

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