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Cavilon Skin Care Products
If you suffer from incontinence please visit our patient site for more information on Cavilon Durable Barrier Cream.
Millions 'suffer in silence' with incontinence
Incontinence Associated Dermatitis

A recent BBC article tells how experts have suggested people suffer in silence because they are too embarrassed to talk about incontinence issues.


"More than 14 million adults in the UK have problems controlling their bladder and 6.5 million have bowel issues, while around 900,000 children and young people have difficulties."


To see the full BBC article click the link below.

BBC Article
Cavilon Durable Barrier Cream Range Change
CavilonDBCRange

3M is excited to announce the improvements being made to the existing Cavilon durable barrier cream.


What are the Improvements?

  • Improved Barrier Performance*
  • Improved Moisturisation*
  • Perfume and Parabens Free
  • Safe to use on Injured Skin**

* 3M Data on File 2014, Validation of Cavilon Next Generation Durable Barrier Cream; Relating to improved barrier function
** 3M Data on File 2014, HCIPT Irritation Study


Incontinence Associated Dermatitis
Incontinence Associated Dermatitis
Due to an aging population, there are increasing instances of IAD1. Those who have IAD are 10 times more likely to develop a pressure ulcer2.

Studies have indicated that the use of wipes helps to prevent IAD3, reduce time involved in washing patients4, improve patient care5 and decrease overall cost associated with pressure ulcers6. 3M want to help stop IAD, and have organised a series of roadshows to help educate Health Care Professionals and improve patient care.


Award Winning Protection
Ostomy Lifestyle
3M™ Cavilon™ No Sting Barrier Film (NSBF) won the 2013 Ostomy Lifestyle Award for Most Innovative Product, nominated and voted for by stoma patients. Ostomy Lifestyle is a UK charity that provides information, advice and support to anyone affected by stoma surgery.
 
When describing Cavilon NSBF, patients were quoted as saying that it; "works wonders on fragile skin healing around a stoma" and that "It really is an amazing product and has been invaluable to me." 
 
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