Skin Barriers & Flanges
Skin barriers are the most vital component among the ostomy products. It protects your skin around the stoma, secure the pouch and creates a smooth surface to fit the ostomy pouch. Nowadays, skin barriers are thinner and more flexible with variety in shape, sizes, depth and degree of convexity. Typically, the skin barriers should be replaced approximately once or twice a week which is more gentle on your skin.