Beyond Definition; A New Way To Carry Your Supplies

Beyond Definition; a new way to carry ostomy supplies

These items were gifted for an honest review. At first glance these products from Beyond Definition are very classic and no fuss which really is what you want when needed easy access to your supplies but also don’t want to bring attention to what you are carrying. These items although unisex I feel are geared towards the male ostomates and I think personally that is fantastic; as a female ostomate there are so many things out there for us and I often think that the men are just left to get on with it.

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Marlen Ultra Max Deep Review

Marlen ultra max deep product review

Whilst at ASCN I spotted the Marlen stand and wasn’t sure what they did or anything but what is the point of not going over when something wonderful could be waiting once I go to talk to them! Marlen have a range of ostomy appliances and I have been very keen to find a deep convex that I can use when my stoma retracts more and becomes sore which happens every so often. I spoke to Rik who said they have a deep convex and I filled in my details and off I went! Read more

Product Review – Peak Medical Ileomate

Product Review Peak Medical

Have you ever heard of Peak Medical? Maybe not but their beginnings are a bit different to the other companies as they were started by a Urologist *EDIT* Peak Medical was founded by a Urology Nurse. I heard about them when I was at a stoma open day and I met Terry the company rep for my area. He was lovely and spent a good chunk of time cuddling Baby Button but who wouldn’t right? Read more

Product Review: Sunshine Boxes

sunshine stationery gift boxes

We have all seen the different variants of subscription boxes that are out there nowadays, but this one caught my eye on Instagram. I can’t remember which account sent me that way exactly but I started following the account and looked at the website and really like the idea and look of the Sunshine Stationery gift boxes. Read more

Product Review: Convatec Natura Mouldable Bags

Convatec Natura Mouldable Bags

I signed up to the Convatec patient information service called me+ and a lady rang me up to see if I had received everything okay; which I had done. She told me about a new appliance that peaked my interest a base plate that you don’t cut…you mould to the shape of your stoma, this post is where I talk about the pro’s and con’s of the product. Read more

CliniMed Hyperseal/Hydro Frame: Review

clinimed hydroframe & hyperseal

I got a leaflet through the post awhile back to try a sample of CliniMed’s manuka honey based items, which are barrier rings and flange extenders. I thought why not I’m always up for trying something new and I have been suffering from a bit of sore skin that I really can’t seem to budge. Read more