The HP1 hygienic pad is a solid, providing excellent air circulation, easy to keep clean and extremely comfortable mattress protector. This overlay is mounted to the mattress by four, placed in the corners, elastic and easy to mount brackets. It is easy to remove and put on again. It is prepared for washing in the washer in the temperature of 60C, whirling and drying in the tumble dry.
In the period of teaching the child to sleep without the diaper and in the case of elder children with incontinence, disposable changing pads should be applied.
In 2013, the hygienic overlay was awarded by the Committee for Protection of Children’s Rights in the ‘Child Safety’ category in the ‘World Friendly for Kids’ contest.
Rubber sheet or foil protector limiting the free air circulation, can block or limit removing of the excess of the heat during sleep. According to the midwives with many years of experience in the house care of infants, the application of this type of protectors may even lead to overheating of the child during sleep. Blocking or limiting the free air circulation is very often the reason of number of infant skin lesions and rashes. Therefore, it is not recommended to sleep and rest on the mattress covered with this type of protector for a long time.
Too high temperature, lack of ventilation and limits in the heat transfer are the most common causes of problems with the sleep. It is recommended to use the air-permeable bases. The best solution is the two stage protection of the mattress – multilayer cover and protector, which can be easily removed and washed. It provides 100% effective mattress protection against stains resulting from natural physiological processes (sweating, milk spitting up, leakage from the bottle or soaking of the diaper).