Is stoma paste necessary?
The main benefit of stoma paste is the avoidance of liquid drainage from the stoma and the subsequent comfort and relief this offers. An optimum sealing of skin imperfections helps the stoma bag to work properly. “The paste facilitates seal and protects the skin.
What is ConvaTec Stomahesive paste?
ConvaTec Stomahesive Paste is a hydrocolloid-based protective skin barrier for ostomates. This ultimately helps increase the wear-time of your ostomy pouching system while also protecting sensitive peristomal skin. Stomahesive Paste provides a flat surface for applying your skin barrier and ostomy pouch.
What is stoma paste made of?
What is Stomahesive Paste Made Of?: 2-BUTENEDIOIC ACID, MONOBUTYL ESTER POLYMER W/METHOXYETHENE, TRIACETIN, CARBOXYMETHYLCELLULOSE, GELATIN, PECTIN, GLYCERYL TRIS 12-HYDROXY STEARATE, ETHANOL, BUTANOL, N-BUTYL ALCOHOL, PROPYL CARBINOL, and BUTYL ALCOHOL.
How do you remove Stomahesive paste?
Stoma paste is best removed using lukewarm water and a cloth, but you can use adhesive removal wipes or adhesive removal spray too. You don’t need to get every bit of paste off your skin, so don’t scrub too hard trying to do this, since you may damage or irritate the skin surrounding your stoma.
Where do you put stoma paste?
Stoma paste can be applied either directly to the stoma wafer or around your stoma. After applying, it is a good idea to let the paste dry for a minute or two before attaching the wafer to your stoma, but again, this depends on the brand.
What is Stomahesive powder used for?
Stomahesive® Protective Powder helps form a protective barrier for weeping skin. Stomahesive powder absorbs moisture while helping to prevent skin irritation. The powder also helps to extend the life of the skin barrier/wafer.
How does Stomahesive powder work?
What does Stomahesive powder do?