ALLEVYN Gentle Border Lite Dressings
A comfortable and breathable foam dressing specifically designed for people with sensitive or fragile skin.
Key Features and Benefits
Triple Action Technology
Allevyn Gentle Border Lite is made using triple action technology to maintain the optimal balance in fluid for moist wound healing.2
The Allevyn Gentle Border Lite dressing contains a 2mm foam core to ensure excellent flexibility.1
Moulds To Body Contours
The thinner foam core allows Allevyn Gentle Border Lite to mould to the patients body, even around awkward areas, for a comfortable fit. 1
Allevyn Gentle Border Lite dressings are waterproof, allowing patients to shower with the dressing in place. 1
The Allevyn Gentle Border Lite dressing contains a bacterial barrier to protect the wound from external contaminants and prevent infection. 3
Easy To Apply
Allevyn Gentle Border Lite maintains adhesion even when the dressing is lifted and repositioned. It may also be worn for up to 7 days. 4
Reference Materials and Videos
What is Allevyn Gentle Border Lite used for?
Allevyn Gentle Border Lite is indicated for use on low to moderately exuding wounds such as skin tears.
How long can you leave Allevyn Gentle Border Lite on the wound?
Allevyn Gentle Border Lite can be left in place for up to 7 days, except in the case of sacral areas where they can be left for up to 5 days.
How do you remove Allevyn Gentle Border Lite?
To remove Allevyn Gentle Border Lite, lift one edge and slowly peel it back until the dressing is completely removed.
1. Smith & Nephew Data on File report OR-DOF/011
2. Smith & Nephew Wound Management Data on File Report Reference DS/10/100/R1. ALLEVYN Gentle Border Lite Physical Properties. Tompkins L. August 2010
3. Smith & Nephew Wound Management Report Ref: 1010016. Bacterial Barrier Testing (wet-wet) on samples of ALLEVYN Gentle, ALLEVYN Gentle Border dressings with a 7 day test duration against s. marcescens. Vaughan L. October 2010
4. Smith & Nephew Data on File report OR-DOF/001
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