1. Waterproof Technology
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Let your wounds breathe

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For breathable waterproof protection, try a Nexcare™ Bandage or Nexcare™ Tegaderm™ Transparent Dressing with our proven waterproof technology. They’re built to stay on through bathing, washing and swimming while still letting air in for maximum wound comfort and care.

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    Waterproof and breathable

    To help keep your skin from pruning and turning white, built-in microscopic channels keep water out while still allowing wounds to breathe, maintaining an optimal healing environment.

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    Non-stick pad

    A non-stick, island oasis pad that protects and pampers wounds. This pad is designed to keep bandages from adhering to wounds so they never reopen a wound on removal.

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    One-handed application

    Unique paper frame application system for easy, one-handed application of the bandage, even at the pool or beach.

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    Easy removal

    This unique stretch-and-release film removes with ease. Just lift the edge and slowly stretch it straight out and down while supporting the skin. The bandage will come off without a hitch.

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    Hospital protection at home

    Specifically developed for hospital nurses, Nexcare™ Tegaderm™ Transparent Dressing allows you to observe wounds without having to remove or replace dressings, and stays on during bathing or showering.

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    360° protection

    A complete 360-degree seal that keeps out dirt, germs, sand and water.

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    Ultra-thin design

    Ultra-thin film designed by scientists to stretch and conform with your body like a second skin. It's so thin, texting on touchscreens is still possible while wearing it.


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