Shear Comfort Sheepskin Elbow Protector (SC110)
Protect elbows with the softest of sheep’s wool. Shear Comfort Elbow Protectors fit snugly around the elbows, creating a shielded area to protect against knocks and abrasion.
Elbow protectors can be used to warm aching elbow joints, protect the elbows from injury, or shelter them during healing.
Shear Comfort Elbow Protectors are machine washable, and guaranteed against deterioration for up to 50 washes.
These HiTemp Medical Sheepskin pads are designed to reduce elbow pressure in order to prevent pressure sores. Can be used to help the healing of existing sores and as a preventative aid.
Place the elbow snugly into the protector and secure the velcro strap together as tight or loosely as desired. Use for people confined to a bed, wheelchair or day chair who might be at risk of developing a decubitus ulcer.
Sold in pairs.
This Shear Comfort product is machine washable in an approved Sheepskin Shampoo & Conditioner. We recommend that you use Woolskin: Sheepskin Shampoo & Conditioner to clean and disinfect this Shear Comfort product. Woolskin contains the natural fungicide and miticide..Tea Tree Oil, together with wool and leather conditioning agents.
Washing should occur regularly to remove skin and dust particles etc. Washing will disinfect the wool and reduce the chances of infection of open wounds. Clean up any spillage with a damp cloth before washing.
Use a Gentle or Wool cycle for slow agitation. This will reduce any felting of the wool.
Shear comfort products can be dried in the dryer using low heat and gentle agitation. Do not over-dry since wool performs best with 15% residual moisture. Best care would be to Air- Dry. Products will last longer if not exposed to heat.