Protection against skin irritations

Whenever, for example, clothes chafe against the skin or skin chafes against skin, sweat builds up in folds or urine is in contact with the skin for too long, the skin can become irritated and sore.

To counteract these problems a protective film should keep irritants away from the skin without allowing moisture to build up (see figure).

Protection against skin irritations

Whenever, for example, clothes chafe against the skin or skin chafes against skin, sweat builds up in folds or urine is in contact with the skin for too long, the skin can become irritated and sore.

To counteract these problems a protective film should keep irritants away from the skin without allowing moisture to build up (see figure).