Why choose Savlon?

Discover why Savlon has been trusted by the nation for generations and can help your whole family live their lives without limits.

Speed up healing and help reduce the likelihood of scarring with Savlon Advanced Healing Gel

Help relieve pain and prevent infection with Savlon Dual Action Gel

Relieve the itching and discomfort of insect bites and stings with Savlon Bites & Stings Pain Relief Gel

Have any questions?

Find the answers to commonly asked questions about Savlon below:

Is Savlon suitable for use on children?

Savlon Antiseptic Cream and Savlon Advanced Healing Cream are suitable for use on children. Savlon Dual Action Gel and Savlon Bites & Stings Pain Relief Gel are suitable for children aged 12+.

Can Savlon be used internally?

No, all Savlon products are strictly for external use only and should not be used internally. Avoid contact with the eyes, middle ear, meninges and other nervous tissue.

What are the main uses of Savlon?

Savlon is a first aid treatment for minor wounds, burns and skin reactions. Our range of products can be used to help prevent infection in cuts, grazes, burns, scalds, shaving cuts, blisters, sores, insect bites and stings, chapped skin and spots.

Can Savlon Bites & Stings Pain Relief Gel be used on animal bites?

Savlon Bites & Stings Gel is not suitable for use on animal bites such as dog or cat bites but is an effective treatment for insect bites and stings, such as gnat bites or bee stings. If you have been bitten by an animal, please seek medical advice from your GP or local emergency department.

Will Savlon treat pain?

Savlon Bites & Stings Pain Relief Gel and Savlon Dual Action Gel can be effective in the treatment of pain as they contain anaesthetic to help relieve pain from minor wounds, burns and insect bites and stings.

Can Savlon prevent wounds or burns from leaving a scar?

Savlon Advanced Healing Gel contains hydro-active colloid gel to create optimal healing conditions to support the skins healing process and helps to reduce the likelihood of scarring. 

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