Pressure Relief Bed Fleece
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Pressure Relief Bed Fleece

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  • Suitable for the relief from and prevention of pressure sores and ulcers
  • Made from 100% pure new wool to absorb perspiration
  • Ideal for use on beds, chairs, sofas and wheelchairs
  • Allows the skin to breathe more effectively
  
£17.99(Inc. 20% VAT)
(£14.99 Exc. VAT)

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Pressure Relief Bed Fleece

When you're susceptible to pressure sores and ulcers, it's integral that you keep your skin dry and allow it to breathe. The Pressure Relief Bed Fleece is made from 100% pure new wool, which has the unique ability of being able to absorb perspiration and keep the skin dry. Unlike polyester, real wool is exothermic and can absorb up to 33% of its own weight in moisture without feeling damp so your skin can breathe more effectively.

Key Features and Benefits

  • Made from 100% pure new wool with a woven polyester backing
  • Absorbs perspiration to keep skin dry and enables skin to breathe
  • Pile has a depth of approximately 1 inch (or roughly 3cm) to spread pressure evenly
  • Covers are pre-treated and can therefore be autoclaved or washed at up to 40°C
  • Can be washed up to 50 times and still provide softness and comfort
  • Makes an excellent 'interface' on beds and chairs

Comfortable Design

Wool will not feel cold even when damp, allowing you to remain warm and comfortable during use. As real wool has a remarkable natural resilience and the real lamb's wool found in the cover distributes pressure more evenly, the fleece offers immediate and comfortable relief from pressure. The bed fleece also has a soft feel that prevents friction burns from occurring.

Where Should I Place the Fleece?

For the best results when using the Pressure Relief Fleece, we recommend using the fleece below your normal bed sheets. This reduces the frequency of washing necessary and can also improve the user comfort, without impinging on the pressure relief provided.

Will the Pressure Relief Fleece Keep Me Cool?

The Pressure Relief Bed Fleece works to keep you cool, preventing overheating by absorbing persperation in order to keep you sleeping peacefully. However, if you need a topper specifically targeted towards symptoms of menopause, try the Layer of Air Cooling Mattress Topper. By creating a cooling layer between you and your mattress, the Topper specifically targets:

  • Aggressive hot flushes
  • Night sweats
  • Hyperthyroidism

Versatile Pressure Relief Fleece

The Pressure Relief Fleece is ideal for the relief and prevention of pressure sores and pressure ulcers. Versatile in design, the fleece can be used to cover the entire sleeping area or specific parts of the sleeping area where the body is most prone to pressure sores. This makes it suitable for use on your bed, chair, sofa, a wheelchair, and any other sitting or lying area.

Pressure Relief Bed Fleece Sizing Chart

Please consult the table below to find out which size will suit your needs and requirements best. Your fleece can be chosen from the drop-down menu below.

Size Dimensions (cm) Dimensions (inches)
Small 45.7 x 45.7cm 18 x 18"
Medium 68.5 x 76cm 27 x 30"
Large 68.5 x 152cm 27 x 60"
Extra Large 91 x 152cm 36 x 60"

How Do I Wash the Fleece?

  • Wash on a wool cycle
  • Use a wool friendly detergent
  • Tumble dry on a low heat setting or air dry
  • Do not bleach

Returns Policy - This Item Is Not Returnable On Grounds Of Hygiene

This item is non-returnable and non-refundable on grounds of hygiene.

Please note, Health and Care is dedicated to maintaining the highest levels of hygiene for all of its products and for this reason this item is non-refundable and non-returnable if unsuitable or unwanted on grounds of hygiene.

If you have any questions regarding this returns policy, please contact our Health and Care Customer Care Team on 020 7720 2266 for further details.

VAT Relief

This product is eligible for VAT relief. Please visit our VAT relief page for more information by clicking on the link below.

Health and Care VAT Relief Page
 

Delivery - Free UK Mainland Delivery

Delivery is free of charge on all items at Health and Care when delivered to a mainland UK address.

This item is usually dispatched by Royal Mail or better.

This item is usually dispatched the same day when ordered before 2.00pm, Monday to Friday.

Coronavirus Update

We are still dispatching orders throughout the Coronavirus epidemic. On occasion, due to spikes in demand for certain products, our dispatch times may be slightly extended.

You will receive an email confirming dispatch when your order is on its way to you.

Our team are working hard to process orders as quickly as possible. We would like to thank you for your patience and understanding during this challenging time.

The delivery expectation of Royal Mail is 1 to 3 working days.

Please call our Health and Care Customer Care Team on 020 7720 2266 if you have any questions about the delivery of this item.

Customer Reviews
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Sheepskin
Friday, 9 April 2021  | 

After hip replacement, I needed something soft to lie on. Therefore I bought the fleece. It did however not feeI as comfortable as I had expected. I will use the fleece in future as an extra layer of softness in chairs or in the car.

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Pressure fleece
Thursday, 1 April 2021  | 

Excellent item very pleased. Prompt delivery from Health and Care and I will certainly buy from here when I need more items

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Great quality
Wednesday, 24 March 2021  | 

Really pleased with the quality of this fleece and am finding it very useful in protecting my heels and ankles when in bed. On hind sight I should have ordered a larger size, so I will be returning to purchase a another (larger sized) fleece!

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Doing the job
Tuesday, 9 March 2021  | 

Bought for my mother and so far she is really loving it as she had to spend a long time in bed

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Good
Monday, 22 February 2021  | 

Delivered well good quality wish it had straps to hold corner of mattress because I have to pick my legs up to move and they can push it up. But it’s soft warm and smells comfortingly slightly medical.

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