Comfizz 7" Unisex Stoma Waistband with Silicone Hem
The Comfizz 7" Unisex Stoma Waistband with Silicone Hem is a seven inch support waistband which offers discreet security to surgical sites - such as stomas - and ostomy devices. This shorter support device is designed to conceal and fix an ostomy device without inhibiting movement or causing discomfort, and comes with a silicone hem for added security.
Who is the Comfizz 7" Unisex Stoma Waistband with Silicone Hem For?
The Comfizz 7" Unisex Stoma Waistband with Silicone Hem is ideal for anyone seeking assured but subtle support around their midsection, particularly those with a stoma and ostomy device looking to find the confidence to remain active.
How is the Comfizz 7" Waistband with Silicone Hem Worn?
The stretchy and breathable fabric is simply pulled up over the waste. It should fit snugly around the mid section to hold the ostomy bag securely and discreetly.
What Size of Waistband is Best?
These waistband ostomy bag supports come in a broad range of sizes. Because the fabric is designed to stretch, Comfizz' sizes are published as overlapping. The guide below offers comparison to help find the ideal size:
|Comfizz Size ||Waist Measurement (inches) ||UK Women's Size |
|Small / Medium ||28-32" ||Size 8-12 |
|Medium / Large ||34-38" ||Size 12-18 |
|Large / Extra Large ||40-44" ||Size 20-24 |
|Extra Large/ XX-Large ||36-50" ||Size 26-30 |
|XX-Large/ XXX-Large ||52-56" ||Size 32-36 |
Is this Waistband Discreet?
Not only does this mid-torso waistband completely conceal an ostomy bag, it is also available in three colours (black, white, and a neutral tone) so it can be closely matched to its wearer's underwear or clothing.
What Level of Support Does the Comfizz 7" Waistband with Silicone Hem Offer?
This Comfizz Level 1 waistband offers soft, gentle support which is comprehensive enough to help with the day to day difficulties of ostomy care without being indiscreet or restricting the flow of a stoma. The silicone hem of this waistband makes it even more secure.
What if the 7" Waistband is Too Small?
The 7" waistband covers a 7" portion of its wearer's waist and chest. As well as this 7" waistband, Comfizz also produce the Comfizz 10" Unisex Stoma Waistband with Silicone Hem so that the body type and personal preferences of more ostomates can be met.
Which Colours of Waistband are Available?
This waistband is available in one of three colours:
Please select one from the drop-down menu at the top of this page.
How Will this Waistband Help with an Ostomy Pouch?
This waistband offers secure and discreet support to any ostomy device. Not only does it prevent the device from moving about or becoming dislodged during physical activity, it also conceals the device so ostomates can feel secure in their own discretion.
Will this Waistband Restrict Stoma Flow?
No, the support provided by the Comfizz 7" waistband is firm but gentle, and will not put unnecessary pressure on the stoma or ostomy device.
Can I Wear the Comfizz 7" Unisex Stoma Waistband with Silicone Hem at Night?
Since this waistband is designed to stop an ostomy device from moving unnecessarily, it is the perfect tool to maintain comfort throughout the night. Ostomates can sleep easy knowing that the silicone hem is holding the waistband firm.
Is the Comfizz 7" Stoma Waistband with Silicone Hem Appropriate for Use During Sports?
Yes, this waistband is a great way to keep an appliance secure during physical activity. Its firm yet subtle support can help its wearer maintain discretion and comfort in the changing room as much as on the playing field.
Can this Support Waistband be Worn While Swimming?
This waistband is great for swimming as it keeps the ostomy device from being moved about by the water while also helping to conceal it. It is simply worn underneath usual swimwear.
Is the Comfizz 7" Stoma Waistband with Silicone Hem Machine Washable?
This waistband is machine washable at 40ºC, so there is no need to worry about inconvenient hand-washing routines. It is not, however, appropriate for dry clean, iron, tumble dry or bleach.
What Is This Waistband Made From?
This waistband is made from the following materials:
- Polyamide (85%)
- Elastane (15%)
What Kind of Underwear Can this Support be Worn With?
Since this waistband is independent of underwear it is suitable to be worn with all underwear including both boxers and briefs.