Why it works:
- 1st and 2nd degree burns
- Vascular ulcers
- Diabetic ulcers
- Skin tears
- Pressure ulcers, Stages I-II
- Semi-occlusive: allows flow of oxygen
- Prevents bacteria and foreign matter from entering wound
- Hydrophilic and absorptive, absorbs three times its weight
- Cools live nerve endings due to 90% water-10% polyethylene formulation
- Will not damage tissue when removed
- Apply over wound for a cool, soothing effect.
- Change every 24 to 36 hours.
- hold in place with tape or stretch gauze.