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Medi Derma-S Barrier Cream Comparison Video

Cavilon™ Durable Barrier Cream vs Medi Derma-S Barrier Cream

 

Click each of the tabs below to see how Cavilon Durable Barrier Cream performs against Medi Derma-S Barrier Cream on these key considerations:

 

  • Always check the required re-application frequency of the barrier cream you are using
  • 3M™ Cavilon™ Durable Barrier Cream is durable and resists wash-off so only needs to be applied ‘night and day’
  • Some barrier creams are readily washed from the skin and need to be re-applied after every episode of incontinence
  • Skin that is not protected is at risk of damage and breakdown – incontinence associated dermatitis (IAD)
  • Remember – wet skin is weak skin
  • Repeated re-application of barrier creams can impact cost-effectiveness

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Cavilon™ Durable Barrier Cream vs Medi Derma-S Barrier Cream

Click each of the tabs below to see how Cavilon Durable Barrier Cream performs against Medi Derma-S Barrier Cream on these key considerations:

 

  • An effective barrier film must be able to retain its barrier properties whilst flexing and stretching with the skin as it moves
  • 3M™ Cavilon™ No Sting Barrier Film contains an additional polymer to increase the flexibility of the film and reduce embrittlement
  • Non-plasticised no sting barrier films are less able to maintain a continuous protective coating when stretched
  • Data on file: Assessing the Effectiveness of 3M™ Cavilon™ Durable Barrier Cream versus Derma-S Barrier Cream. 2016

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