3M Cavilon Durable Barrier Cream
Created using 3M polymer technologies, Cavilon Durable Barrier Cream is an intense moisturizer that is fragrance-free, resistant to wash-off, and permits adhesives to stick. It’s perfect for moisturizing extremely dry or at-risk skin. It also acts as protection for skin that is at risk of breaking down.
What is the process?
This highly concentrated, CHG compatible cream helps to meet the requirements of both patients and caregivers. It is an ingredient derived from polymers that R nourishes at-risk and extremely dry skin R Is resistant to washing off making it unnecessary to apply regular application. R Lets dressings and tapes stay in place. How do I apply it? Cavilon durable barrier cream can moisturize dry skin and shield vulnerable skin from the damage caused with incontinence.
Highlights of 3M Cavilon Durable Barrier Cream
- Clinically proven to stop and treat incontinence-associated skin ailment (IAD)1
- Creates a breathable barrier that helps promote healthy skin
- Refuses washing off, removing the need to apply it frequently.
- allows dressings and tapes to stick2
- Reduces the amount of product needed because of its concentrated formulation2.
- It is easily absorbed, which allows for the an essential monitor of skin2
- Does not block incontinence pads, nor transfer to bedding/clothing3.
- allows tapes to stick but does not reduce dressing or tape adhesion2
- is safe to use on skin that is not damaged or infected.
3M Cavilon: The durable Barrier Cream is a unique product that protects against bodily fluids while moisturising your face’s surface.
It is formulated with 3M polymer technology, 3M(tm) Cavilon(tm) Durable Barrier Cream is a hydrating moisture-rich, breathable, fragrance-free skin barrier that is resistant to wash-off and lets adhesives stick. It is ideal for moisturizing the skin at risk or extremely dry. It also acts as an ointment that protects the skin from breaking down.
Applications that are suggested
- Skin protection to protect yourself from risk of damage resulting from incontinence1.
- as a moisturiser for extremely dry skin2
- Utilize as part of an everyday routine of skin care (night and during the day) to shield skin that is inflamed from incontinence
Cladimed Code: A57ED
Condition: Incontinence Care
Delivery System: Tube
Department: Wound Care, Home Care, Long-Term Care
Product Form: Tube
Product Type: Barrier Cream
Units per Pack: 12
Volume (metric): 92 mL, 28 mL
Advanced skin integrity and wound care solutions. Our extensive range of solutions covers the complete range of advanced wound care and skin integrity requirements. We have solutions listed below depending on the kind of application for wound care you need.
Manage and protect the appearance of your skin.
As you are, we’re committed to providing the most secure and effective treatments to improve residents’ and patients’ clinical outcomes. If the integrity of their skin is contingent on you, trust the skin care solutions designed using integrity as a primary consideration. With a revolutionary skin protector new barriers and an array of products that aid in maintaining healthy skin, 3M(tm) Cavilon(tm) Skin Care Solutions include everything you need to maintain the skin.
FAQs about 3M Cavilon Durable Barrier Cream:
- What is 3M Cavilon Durable Barrier Cream, and what is it used for? 3M Cavilon Durable Barrier Cream is a specialized skincare product designed to provide long-lasting protection to the skin. It is primarily used to prevent and treat skin irritation, such as diaper rash, incontinence-associated dermatitis, and skin damage caused by adhesive products like medical tapes and dressings. The cream creates a protective barrier on the skin, helping to maintain skin integrity and reduce the risk of further irritation.
- How do I apply 3M Cavilon Durable Barrier Cream? First, to apply 3M Cavilon Durable Barrier Cream, ensure that the affected area is clean and dry. Then, using clean hands or a disposable applicator, apply a thin layer of the cream to the affected skin area. Gently spread the cream until it covers the entire area needing protection. It is essential to allow the cream to dry completely before applying other products or dressings on top of it.
- Is 3M Cavilon Durable Barrier Cream suitable for all skin types? Yes, 3M Cavilon Durable Barrier Cream is suitable for all skin types, including sensitive skin. It is formulated to be gentle on the skin while providing effective protection against moisture, friction, and irritants. However, it is always a good idea to perform a patch test on a small skin area before using the product more extensively, especially if you have a history of skin allergies or sensitivities.
- How long does the protective barrier last after applying 3M Cavilon Durable Barrier Cream? The protective barrier created by 3M Cavilon Durable Barrier Cream is designed to be long-lasting. In most cases, a single application can protect for up to 72 hours, even after washing or exposure to moisture. However, depending on individual skin conditions and activities, you may need to reapply the cream more frequently.
- Can 3M Cavilon Durable Barrier Cream be used under medical devices, such as ostomy appliances or wound dressings? Yes, 3M Cavilon Durable Barrier Cream is safe for medical devices like ostomy appliances and wound dressings. The cream’s non-irritating formula and durable barrier properties make it an excellent choice to protect the skin from potential damage caused by the adhesive properties of such devices. It is essential to follow the instructions provided by your healthcare professional or product guidelines when applying the cream in combination with medical devices.
- Provides Patient Comfort – Moisturizes as it protects skin against incontinence-associated dermatitis 3M Cavilon Durable Barrier Cream
- Long Lasting – Resist’s wash-off and requires fewer applications than typical moisture barriers, saving time and effort
- Allows Adhesives to Adhere – Vanishes into skin, allowing tapes and dressings to adhere. Does not clog briefs or diapers.
- Clinically Proven Protection – Hypoallergenic formula contains dimethicone for skin protection and comfort
- Compatible with CHG
- Protecting at-risk skin from damage associated with incontinence
- Moisturizing severely dry skin
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How to use Cavilon Durable Barrier Cream:
- Use the product according to the instructions. Certain products require priming prior to use. Be sure to follow the instructions on the package. If you have questions, consult your physician or pharmacist.
Some products require shaking before using. Look at the label to determine whether you must shake the bottle thoroughly prior to applying.
- Apply it to the areas affected on your skin when needed, or as indicated by the manufacturer or as directed by your physician. The frequency of application of your product is dependent on your brand and the condition of your skin.
- For dry hands, you might need to apply the product each time when it is time to wash your hand.hands using it all day long.
- If you’re making use of this solution to combat diaper rash, wash the diaper area thoroughly prior to application and let the area dry prior to using the treatment.
If you’re making use of this item to treat the effects of radiation burns to the skin burns, consult with radiation professionals to determine whether your product can be used prior to the treatment.
- Follow the instructions on the label to ensure safe application. Apply only to the skin. Avoid areas that are sensitive, such as the eyes, inside your mouth and nose, as well as the vaginal or groyne area in case the label or physician advises you to do so.
- Check the label for directions about any areas or types of skin where you should not apply the product (such as on the face, any areas of broken/chapped/cut/irritated/scraped skin, or on a recently shaved area of the skin).
- Talk to your doctor or pharmacist for further information.
Make sure to use this medication on a regular basis to get the maximum benefits from it.
Many moisturisers require water in order to function properly. Apply the cream after showering or bathing after a shower, while your skin remains damp.
If you have extremely trocken skin your physician may recommend that you wash the area prior to using the product.
A long, hot bathing or washing session can dry your skin..
If your condition persists or becomes worse or if you believe you might have a serious medical condition get medical attention immediately.
1. What is Cavilon Durable Barrier Cream used for?
Ans: It is used as a moistening agent for skin burns and diaper rash preventing the dryness, roughness and itchy skin.
2. Where do you apply Cavilon Barrier Cream?
Ans: It’s applicable on all skin areas.
3. Can Cavilon be used on broken skin?
Ans: In the case of broken skin, Cavilon No Sting Barrier Film is more effective.
4. What are the side effects of Cavilon cream?
Ans: It can be safely used but contact your clinicians if you see any rashes, skin irritation, burning, sting-in or redness.