Individually wrapped sterile breast pads for sore & cracked nipples.
Pain is one of the main reasons for discontinuation of breastfeeding. If the mother is in pain, she may lose her desire to continue breastfeeding.
Nursicare Pads facilitate fast pain relief and quick wound healing. The pad is also useful when the mother feels pain with no visible wound, friction or running.
Nursicare Pads can be used throughout breastfeeding and promotes and maintains nipple health while breastfeeding, New mothers can make breast feeding easier and more comfortable by using Nursicare Pads from the start, but should be used at the first sign of irritation or nipple discomfort.
Nursicare pads have an absorbent membrane covered by a thin printed film, used to draw moisture away from the irritated area and prevent further contamination. The innovative pad has oxygen and moisture vapour breath ability for improved healing, with many woman using the pads to improve the breast feeding experience and heal wounds and reduce pain.
How to Use Nursicare
1. Wipe your nipple
Prior to first using a new Nursicare pad, the nipple and surrounding area needs to wipe with a cloth – slightly wet with water. The water moisture helps activate ingredients contained in the Nursicare pad to stimulate healing. Keep the skin and nipple wet.
2. Position the Pad
Take the sterile Nursicare pad from the packaging and position it inside your bra, with the printed label facing outwards and plain side touching your nipple. Centre the pad over the nipple area.
3. Nurse your Baby
Once the time comes to pump or nurse, remove the pad and place it onto a clean surface, ensuring the unlabelled side facing up. Before nursing or using a breast pump, wipe the breast clean with a cloth or towelette moistened with water or the mothers’ milk.
Nursicare has developed special disposable pads, designed to be used multiple times. When finishing breastfeeding or pumping, simply reapply the pad back into position.
e the pad
Over time the pad becomes saturated, the liquid held inside will become visible through the labelled side. Dispose of the pad before the fluid reaches the edge. Usually you only have to replace pads every few days, but each mum is different. Check each time the pad is removed for feeding or pumping.
Note: Please do not wash pads as it can remove the vital ingredients within.
Each box contains 6 x Nursicare Reusable Therapeutic Breast Pads