Stoma Protector – Video
Video – Stoma Protector
Freedom-Guard GTX: Find the perfect stoma guard for your lifestlye. The Freedpm-Guard is shaped to allow for the stoma output to flow without restriction. The outside surface is an FDA approved rubber with two velcro strips to allow for the ostomy belt to be attached. These stoma guards are sized according to your body. A tall person should choose a taller guard, likewise a shorter person a shorter stoma guard.
Freedom-Guard GTX: The special shape of the guard allows for a very low profile to your ostomy protection. With this guard over your ostomy you’ll feel confident. The guard is made of plastic with a coating on the inside and outside that will not stay wet. This is a perfrct stoma guard for being active.
Freedom-Guard GTX: On the inside, there is a neoprene padding with a nylon fabric covering. This is soft and clean up easy by blotting on a paper towel. You can clearly see the inside channel of the Stomaplex stoma guard. The shape of the guard will lay diectly on top of the ostomy skin barrier. This overlap help apply pressure to the appliance thus helping to prevent ostomy leaks.
Freedom-Guard GTX: Here you can see how the contour of the guard looks from the top (as if you were looking down at your ostomy). This is a shape that is custom to only Stomaplex. The stoma guard allows for the most discrete profile available in a stoma protection system.
Freedom-Guard GTX: Get ready to attach the ostomy belt by holding the guard in one hand and the belt in the other. Yo can see that the stoma guard is about the same size as the top of the ostomy bag. The pressure from the guard feel comfortable and reduces the feeling of vulnerability that come with having an ileostomy.
Freedom-Guard GTX: Rub the end of the ostomy belt to the velcro strips on the guard. This is enough of a connection to keep the guard attached to the ostomy belt. When the Stomaplex package arrives, the stoma belt will already be attached to the ostomy guard.
Freedom-Guard GTX: Get ready to position the guard over the stoma. Line of the top-center of the guard to the stoma. The guard covers the top one-third of the ostomy pouch. This allows you to wear your pants and tighten the belt on your pants over the ileostomy, colostomy, or urostomy.
Freedom-Guard GTX: Place the stoma guard over the stoma. In the other hand, continue to hold the ostomy belt. Pull either strap foward to the from of the guard and fasten to the Velcro strip on the face of the guard. The is elastic and will feel nice up next to your skin.
Freedom-Guard GTX: Finish putting the belt over the guard and adjust the tension of belt so that is comfortable. Notice the nice, smooth profile. The pressure from the protector over the ostomy will help secure the wafer to your skin. You may see a day or of increased wear time between ostomy changes.
Freedom-Guard GTX: Tighten the belt on your pants of your jeans over the stoma. There is no worry about the belt pressing on the stoma with the guard covering it. Here Bob is pulling his belt really tight to demostrate how the stoma guard is able to protect in extreme conditions.
Freedom-Guard GTX: Finish getting dressed with your shirt tucked into your pants with an ostomy. The problem many men face after getting an ostomy is being able to wear normal pants like blue jeans and still be able to tuck their shirt in. This is important if you want to look and dress like you were before ostomy surgery.
Freedom-Guard GTX: Go out an enjoy life! Be confident and stay active. With the stoma guard in place you’ll be able to go out to dinner and the movies with any concern that the stoma’s output will be restricted by your ostomy clothing. With the Stomaplex ostomy belt and guard, men will find it easier to get dressed in pants.
Freedom-Guard GTX: A young, active women with an ileostomy are ready to get back to doing their favorite activities like playing with their pets. Christ has a dog that she loves and wants her stoma to be protected with pet jumps up onto her lap. The dogs toe nails are sharp and could damage the stoma in nicked.
Freedom-Guard GTX: Christy thinks, there must be a way to protect the ostomy so that she can get to living an active life she had before the ostomy surgury. She would love it there was a small stoma guard that was designed to the size of her ostomy and the size of her body. The Stomaplex stoma guard come in a variety of sizes to meet your ostomy protection needs.
Freedom-Guard GTX: The stoma guard by Stomaplex is the answer. With this stoma guard, a women with an need for stoma protection will be confident that she will be able to resume an active life. By wearing the ostomy belt under her clothing her ostomy will be protected from contact.
Freedom-Guard GTX: The only stoma guard with this shape will protect the stoma under your ostomy clothing. The shape of the Stomaplex guard cups over the stoma perfectly to allow for proper flow into the ostomy bag. The bottom of the guard opens up a little to prevent pancaking of the ostomy output into the ostomy pouch.
Freedom-Guard GTX: To put the stoma guard on, she holds the guard in her right hand and the ostomy belt in her left. The belt is made a micro-fiber material that will feel dry to the skin even when it is wet from sweating during the hot summer days or from exercising. The Velcro on the inside of the belt secures itself to the stoma guard.
Freedom-Guard GTX: She places the stoma guard on the ostomy bag to cover and protect the stoma. The output from the stoma will flow out the bottom of the guard into the ostomy pouch. She is able to adjust the tilt of the guard by pessing in the top of the guard using her fingers.
Freedom-Guard GTX: Bring the straps of the ostomy belt to the front.
Freedom-Guard GTX: Attach the sencond strap of the ostomy belt by pulling it all the way to the landing pad on the far right hand side of her body. The tension of the top strap will adjust the angle to the guard just like she did when she was pressing on it with her fingers.
Freedom-Guard GTX: Notice the nice smooth profile and contour the guard and belt makes with her body. The smooth appearance will look nice under her ostomy clothing and she will be able to tighten her pants or jeans right up over the top of the stoma. This is important for any women with an ostomy if the waistband of her pants would restrict the output.
Freedom-Guard GTX: Hold your ostomy bag down while you pull up and button the top button of your jeans. Keep the ostomy bag from getting buched up. Keep the volume of the ostomy pouch as full as possible by keeping it flat under your ostomy clothing.
Freedom-Guard GTX: See how the stoma guard and belt hide beneath the waistband of her blue jeans. The ostomy belt is worn like ostomy underwear, that is underneath the outer clothing like tops, shirts, skirts and dresses. Button up and be ready to go out in the world with an ostomy.
Freedom-Guard GTX: Without the stoma guard covering and protecting my stoma from my clothing, I would not be able to get dressed like I am here. Wear the Stomaplex ostomy protection and shield your stoma from objects that could damage your ostomy if they came in contact with it.
Freedom-Guard GTX: The waistband of my pants would be restricting the stoma if not for the stoma guard by Stomaplex. It feels super comfortable even underneath my waistband of my blue jeans. Even with my shirt pulled up it is hard to see that I am wearing a stoma guard beneath my clothing.
Freedom-Guard GTX: Here is my side profile to show how nice the stoma guard looks with jeans and a top. Get your ready to go out and live the active life you were before the ileostomy. The Stomaplex stoma guard works great with any type of ostomy: colostomy, ileosotmy, or urostomy. Protect yourself from seatbelts with the Stomaplex stoma guard.
Freedom-Guard GTX: I can give myself a tap on my stoma and feel totally protected because the Stomaplex stoma guard is in place and help in position with the ostomy belt. Christy finds the Stomaplex stoma guard the most comfortable ostomy shield.
Freedom-Guard GTX: Go out and enjoy life and be active with an ostomy. The confidence of wearing a Stomaplex stoma guard is amazing. Be active and resume the healthy lifestyle you had before ostomy surgery. Christy recommends the Stomaplex for superior ostomy stoma protection.