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Advice for
Moms & Dads

Caring for kids isn't easy; cuts, scrapes, bumps and bruises can be an everyday occurrence. We're here for you, with products designed to help the healing process, plus advice and tips to help keep your family feeling better faster.

Wound Care
cuts, burns & infections
How to clean a wound
  • Using water under pressure is the best way to clean a wound; a briskly running faucet will do.
  • Wash under running water for several minutes, even up to 15 minutes.
  • Make sure you remove all dirt and debris before applying a bandage.

Strains & Bruises
treatments & options
Ice an injury to limit blood flow
Strains and Bruises Cold is a vaso-constrictor – it limits blood flow to an injured area:
  • Apply a cold pack to the injured area for 10 to 15 minutes
  • Then let the skin return to normal temperature.
  • Repeat as necessary.
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When you have a bandage on your body, you want it to move with your body. See how Nexcare Soft 'n Comfort bandages do just that.

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This information is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Always seek the advice of your health care provider with any questions regarding a medical condition. Do not disregard professional advice or delay in seeking it because of something you read here.

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Nexcare™ Waterproof Bandages

Superior protection against water, dirt and germs.

How often should I change my bandage?

Every day, or several times a day if it becomes wet or dirty.

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