Swimming with stitches?

Answer Dont go swimming until your skin is totally sealed, with no stitches in it. If you go swimming with an open wound it will scar.

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How to Use Stitches for a Swimming Suit?

If you have good basic sewing skills, you can sew your own custom swimwear. Special stitching techniques are necessary for good results, and it's important to spend some time practicing and perfect... Read More »

Has anyone ever taken stitches out at home My daughter has 3 stitches and I want to take them out myself.?

Its easy. When the wound has healed up simply use a pair of small scissors and clip the stitches. Then you can easily remove them with tweezers. It should not hurt if the wound is healed properly. ... Read More »

Is it ok to remove external stitches in 7 to ten days even when there are internal stitches that will desolve?

I use to be a nurse and it is best to let them go on their on. Do not touch them or they could become infected if not completely healed.

Do-it-yourself stitches (at home stitches)?

you should leave your scars as they are and do what that girl said where long sleeve thats covers it all, your employer is not going to examine your body daily. The reason I tell you this is cause ... Read More »