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Part Number: WM25590Brand: Lowenstein Medical
Delighted to be introducing this cost-effective Nasal Mask which is a quality German mask by Löwenstein and is virtually indestructable!
This new Cara CPAP Nasal Mask by the reputable German company, Löwenstein Medical, whilst cost-effective, this in no way is at the expense of quality, and in fact it you view the videos you can also have a couple of minutes of entertainment watching how virtually indestructable the mask is! Apart from winning an award, the mask has proven to be so popular that Löwenstein have also now brought out a full face version for mouth breathers.
Very light mask with soft cushioning.
Although there is a forehead support, it only gently rests on the forehead, and some people will find it actually doesn't need to touch the forehead at all. The arm to the forehead support has been designed at an angle quite a way from the face, and it may also be possible that there is enough space behind this arm to wear reading glasses (although people may wish to remove them before sleep in which case they would need to release the upper part of the mask's headgear).
Very cost-effective compared to the market price of quality masks.
There are no clips needed to the upper part of the headgear, and there are 2 different options for feeding the upper straps through the slots, depending on which works best.
The lightweight CARA mask features a softly supple cushion with exact fit, a quiet diffuse exhalation system and other details that make life easier.
Advantages of CARA:
The first impression is good and lasting. The soft and supple mask cushion fits snugly and hugs the contours of the face, making it optimum for long wearing comfort even without a forehead cushion.
The exhalation system located near the ball-and-socket joint has proved itself over the years. The slotted openings yield a diffused air flow that does not disturb patient or bed mate whilst the closed upper area prevents air from flowing toward the patient’s eyes. The system has been perfected in the CARA family of masks. The limited number of parts simplifies operation, reduces the mask’s weight and relieves the strain on the environment with less material production and disposal.
The Cara Nasal Mask is available in either XS, S/M or M/L and comes complete with the headgear and lower strap clips.
There is no downloadable template, but the cushion sizes are as follows:-
Sorry to say this mask was rather disappointing the headgear strap was ill fitting and very flimsy.I could only recommend this to be purchased as a spare for use in a emergency.It was cheap,but still poor value for money
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The headgear is comfortable but i find the mask leaks a lot, compared to other similar nasal masks I have used. The soft, flappy silicone edge that seals against your skin does not appear to be wide enough to create a secure seal. The slightest movement causes it to leak. The actual nasal bit is made of flexible plastic instead of regid plastic. I find this inadequate.I have a small nose so use the XSmall size which is a good overall fit for me.I will not buy this mask again.
Sorry to hear the mask hasn't proved as beneficial as you'd hoped, which is always a risk when we have to purchase online without being able to try them first. It could even be that you needed the next size up as masks aren't dependent upon the size of the nose, but it's important they fit the width securely. It would be worth trying a liner to see if that helps though. Thanks for your honest review.
Loving this new mask. Fit is perfect and comfortable.
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Thanks for taking the time to leave the 1st review of this new mask on our website, and so pleased to hear you're loving it, which we hope many other people will as other reviews come through in these early days.
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