Factory Second Leg Protectors, Half Price!

Occasionally, we receive our products from the manufacturer with minor faults which means we cannot sell them as new. Rather than them go to waste, we have decided to sell them as factory seconds at a reduced price for our customers.This may be useful if you have not...

Costly for the NHS but not unusual

Eileen Cole, who kindly published a testimonial for us recently had suffered multiple skin tears which, through no fault of hers were very costly for the NHS. The Cost per Treatment For example one skin tear took 8 weeks to heal, there were 2 dressings a week by the...

Our Protective Sleeves can also be called Arm Protectors

When we first started manufacturing our Thin Skin Protection Socks we soon recognised from the number of requests that we were getting that there was also a strong demand for Thin Skin Arm Protectors or Protection for Arms. This is because the skin of the forearms...

Skin Tear Protection Evaluation

The Dermatuff Skin Tear Protection Socks and Sleeves evaluation was conducted between August 2013 and June 2014 in two centres with two Study Coordinators for a period of six months. 37 elderly people, all vulnerable to skin tears initially participated. The Skin Tear...

Benefits Of Dermatuff Socks From A Customer

I am an otherwise healthy man now 70 and still very much enjoy an active life. However my ability to keep this up has become very limited because I suffer from very vulnerable thin skin. What happens is that I only have to knock my leg or particularly my shin lightly...

Shinpads – Dermatuff – Skin Protection Socks and Sleeves

A few weeks ago a customer told us that he had been advised by his GP Practice Nurse to try wearing footballers’ shinpads to protect him from the frequent skin tears that he was experiencing on his legs. On looking around on the Internet for a source for shinpads I’m...

Eliminate Skin Tears in Care Homes

The incidence of skin tears in Care Homes is very high. No statistics are published but we have calculated from academic research that there is an average of 1.58 skin tears per annum amongst people of 70 years old and more. We also know from our customers experiences...

Research project nearing completion *update, report now published.

Research Project Updated 19th November 2014 This trial started on 8 July 2013 and was completed in July 2015. Background Information Roy Powell based at the Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital received approval for an application for a £250,000 award from the National...