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5 star dressings

Advantages: Don't stick to wound, secure to skin, easy to remove, great price
Disadvantages: None

I am a parent and child minder and so always have a well stocked first aid kit. When it came to setting up a bigger kit ready for minding I looked on Amazon as I had some credit in my account. I bought a number of these dressings in a couple of different ...

emmad5689 06.09.2014 · Read full review
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The best dressings around!

Advantages: Good value, good quality
Disadvantages: None

~ Why I Bought These Dressings ~ Three years ago I had to have an operation to remove a cyst and I was left with surgical staples on my stomach. To keep them clean, dry and protected I was advised to keep them covered with dressings, and this is whe ...

CosmicLove 01.08.2013 · Read full review
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Sticky and feel cheap

Advantages: Covers wound
Disadvantages: Feel rough, my skin becomes red and sore

I suffer from a condition called Hydradenitis Supparativa, which basically means I get very painful absesses on various parts of my body. These can leave me a lovely mess of blood and goo, and so over the years I have tried many different dressings to pr ...

mummytobe78 06.07.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Mepore Adhesive Dressing

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Not very cheap & not very cheerful!

Advantages: Easy to put on and take off
Disadvantages: Thin material, not sticky enough

I unfortunately suffer from eczema, which is a skin condition which can be itchy, sore and the affected skin becomes inflamed and red. I usually get flare ups once every few months and my last was around six months ago now, however I have been left with n ...

daisyleex 02.03.2012 · Read full review
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My Black-Eyed Pleas...!

Advantages: Works really well - Kind to skin - Encourages healing..
Disadvantages: Scent is slightly odd - Takes a while to absorb into skin..

~ Arnicare Arnica Cream ~ I am often quite clumsy on my feet as a result of having mobility issues, including fatigue and reduced stamina which leaves me 'shuffling' my feet at times rather than walking properly. This often sees me having falls ...

Wee_Jackie_163 02.10.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Nelsons Arnicare Arnica Cream Natura First Aid for Bruises

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