The ResMed Gecko™ Nasal Pad to Prevent CPAP Mask Redness & Irritation is a gel pad for a comfortable solution to patients with sensitive skin issues when wearing a CPAP or BiPAP masks. This gel cushion complies with CPAP therapy and helps in avoiding irritation, soreness, and sensitivity. . Applying Gecko nasal pads also increases the mask seal and adds sturdiness to avoid potential air leaks from your CPAP & BiPAP Mask.
- Dilutes mask pressure: The intricate design of the ResMed CPAP gel pad reduces the amount of pressure imposed by the mask on the nasal area. It is placed at the bridge of the nose before a patient puts on the mask. This avoids any inconvenience caused by masks with an irritable rigid structure. Thus, the bridge of the nose is relieved of the pressure thereby allowing comfort and restfulness.
- Moisturizing cushion: The nasal pad is made of polymer gel which comprises of USP Grade Mineral Oil. For patients with sensitive skin, applying masks for long periods can cause the skin to flake. Also, the mineral oil composition of the ResMed Gecko nasal pad moisturizes the skin and avoids any skin damage or irritation. It is also a latex-free and silicone-free product designed especially for sensitive skins.
- Avoids sores: Using masks with a rigid frame and structure persistently can put a lot of pressure on the nasal area. This pressure causes sore-formation and red marks that are painful furthermore. The structure and composition of the ResMed CPAP gel pad dissolve the amount of mask pressure experiences in the nasal area. Thus, it avoids sore formation and enhances comfort.
- Prevents Skin Breakdown: Skin breakdown is one of the common problems faced by patients that need to wear masks.ResMed Gecko nasal pad is hypoallergenic and thus helps in eliminating soreness and irritation. It also moisturizes and protects the skin of the nasal bridge from any damage. ResMed CPAP gel pad is soft and gentle thereby causing a soothing effect to the skin.
- Durable and leak-free: Mask leaks are a very common problem faced by patients. ResMed CPAP gel pad provides a gentle and stable structure that increases the mask seal capability. Also, it helps in avoiding unwanted leaks and sticks to the skin comfortably. The ResMed Gecko nasal pad can be easily washed using lukewarm water and mild soap.
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