Helping a loved one live life to the fullest is one of the most gratifying rewards a caregiver can experience. For people coping with incontinence, today’s caregivers have a range of products they can choose from to help loved ones get back to enjoying their favorite activities with confidence. We’ve put together a brief guide explaining how to find the right fit, comfort and absorbency to help your loved one with Unexpected LeakTM feel confident and comfortable without missing a beat.
Choosing the right product for your loved one’s situation.
Every individual is different. Fortunately, incontinence products are the opposite of one-size-fits-all. They work best when you find the size and style that best fits your loved one's shape, body type and lifestyle. Here are a few key factors to consider when choosing the right product for each situation.
Pantiliners and ultra thin pads are designed to protect, neutralize odors, and be a fit for everyday use when your loved one is out and about:
Pads have moderate- or super-absorbent protection, particularly for long wait times, for overnight, or for heavier absorbency:
Men: Guards are specifically designed for a man’s body while allowing him to wear everyday clothing and providing daytime protection:
Underwear in different sizes are available. You can even find an option with tear-away sides for easy removal:
Comfortable underwear with different styles, like a gentle elastic waist band or tear-away sides, give you the convenience of slim protection for an active lifestyle:
Briefs for Women
Briefs offer protection and comfort with hook fasteners that provide an easy and unlimited ability to refasten. Elastic material around the leg and waist provide firm and discreet protection:
Briefs for Men
Briefs allow for a more customizable fit with the added protection of moisture-proof lining, wetness indicator, and super-absorbent microbeads. Elasticity and re-fastenable hooks help an individual stay active with the most protection available:
Disposable Washcloths, Wipes & Creams
Disposable washcloths, wipes, and creams are available to keep skin clean and moisturized:
Disposable Underpads & Bed Pads
Underpads will help keep any surface dry. From bed pads to seat protectors, absorbent underpads help absorb leakage, odors, and bacteria from any susceptible surface: