Key features and benefits

Now there's a unique foam dressing
designed to meet these challenges


Only AQUACEL® Foam dressing offers comfort and simplicity, plus the healing benefits of an AQUACEL® contact layer

  • Water Proof/Bacteria Barrier provides
    - Evaporation of excess moisture
    - A waterproof barrier against viral/bacterial penetration1, a
    - Allows patient to shower and bathe

  • Soft Absorbent FOAM pad enhances patient comfort and absorbs excess fluid

  • AQUACEL® contact layer  gels on contact with wound exudate to maintain a moist environment
    - Locks in wound exudate, including harmful components2, a
    - Vertical wicking prevents lateral spread of fluid, reducing risk of maceration3, a
    - Micro-contours to the wound bed, minimising dead space where bacteria can grow4, a

  • Gentle silicone adhesive  designed to adhere to surrounding skin, not to the wound bed
    - Skin-friendly adhesive supports simple application and removal
    - Demonstrated low potential for dermal irritation or allergic contact sensitisation5

AQUACEL® Foam Dressing Shown to Protect Against Skin Breakdown Caused by Friction and Moisture


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