Elastoplast Sport Elastowrap Pre-Taping Underwrap 10m x 5cm
Elastoplast Sport Elastowrap Pre-Taping Underwrap is a cotton underwrap with a hypoallergenic adhesive for sensitive skin. Designed to be wrapped under sport tapes and adhesive bandages to prevent friction and chaffing. Most commonly used in conjunction with Elastoplast Elastic Adhesive Bandage or Elastoplast Rigid Strapping Tape.
Pre-taping Underwrap is made with a porous cotton construction that allows the skin to breathe freely. With a wave construction backing paper, removal is easy, quick, and painless. Also great for securing pads, ice packs, shin guards and socks in place.
Using Pre-taping Underwrap adhesive bandages for sensitive skin allows firmer, stronger, stickier bandaging to be placed over the top without worrying about rashes and other skin conditions.
- Hypoallergenic adhesive
- Porous and breathable
- Ideal for protecting sensitive skin
Apply prior to taping when using rubber zinc oxide coated tapes and bandages. Common areas of application are ankles, knees and shoulders.
Wear during activities that lead to discomfort. Seek medical advice if in doubt about the injury. Only use on clean, intact skin. The product should be applied as illustrated. Ensure product is not uncomfortably tight and blood flow is not restricted. Avoid wearing for prolonged periods e.g. whilst sleeping. Do not use if you have a known allergy to any of the specified materials. Consult a physician and stop use if a rash develops, pain is prolonged or if conditions worsen.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What is underwrap tape?
Underwrap tape is a type of bandage that is wrapped under firmer, stronger tapes. Pre-taping with Elastowrap provides a protective barrier between the skin and other sports tapes. This prevents chafing, rashes and rubbing on sensitive, or even regular skin.