Sheepskin

Shear Comfort Full Single Overlay

The Shear Comfort Full Single Overlay provides full body coverage – from head to toe, allowing the user to be immersed in the soft wool. The XD1900 gsm wool is designed to reduce friction and effectively redistribute pressure for the user whilst bed-ridden. The high fibre density offers excellent pressure distribution, ensuring whole body protection. The Sheepskin also successfully wicks moisture to help prevent skin damage and increase comfort for the user.  It is also urine resistant.

The Full Single Overlay can be machine washed with normal household detergent, and is guaranteed to last up to 50 washes without deteriorating. For best results when caring for your sheepskin, Shear Comfort recommends washing with Shear Comfort Shampoo and Conditioner

The Full Single Overlay is 92cm x 187cm.

It is only available in white.

Elasticised straps are fitted on each corner to secure the overlay onto the mattress.

Shear Comfort Pressure Care Assistant

The Shear Comfort Pressure Care Assistant fits securely to a single bed to provide targeted relief for areas such as the heels or sacrum. The XD1900 wool gsm sheepskin reduces shear and friction and successfully wicks moisture which all work to minimise skin damage and ulceration. The wool pad is 70cm x 30cm and is easily adjustable.

The Pressure Care Assistant is machine washable and can be tumble dried following Shear Comfort instructions. Shear Comfort is warranted to withstand 50 Washes at up to 80 degrees celsius for bacteria eradication.

For best results when caring for your sheepskin, Shear Comfort recommends washing with Shear Comfort Shampoo and Conditioner

Kyda Seat Pad

Wheel Chair Seat Pad.

Made from our high-quality Medical Sheepskin.

RT60 – Regular wash to 60.

50 x 50cm

Shear Comfort foot plate protector

The Shear Comfort foot protector fits easily over the foot plates of a wheelchair.  Protectors provide added comfort by reducing pressure and offer protection from painful knocks, scrapes and skin tears. The straps are elasticised which allows for the product to be easily fitted and removed whilst holding the foot plate protectors in place.

Designed for wheelchairs that have a split left and right footplate, the Shear Comfort foot protectors are machine washable with standard household detergents and are warranted to withstand 50 washes of up to 80 degrees Celsius. The sheepskin wool is also urine resistant. For best results when caring for your sheepskin, Shear Comfort recommends washing with Shear Comfort Shampoo and Conditioner

Sold in pairs.

All Shear Comfort products comply with the Australian Medical Sheepskin Standard AS4480.1

Kyda Elbow protectors

Sheepskin Elbow Protector. Shown here in Ivory washable 60C. Adjustable fit and is secured with velcro fastening.

Kyda Wheelchair Footplate covers

Wheelchair Footplate Covers, fits standard footplates and secured with easy to use velcro fastening. RT60 Gold shown in picture, but RT60 Char grey is our most popular colour. Also Available in High Temp HT80 (Green)

Kyda Wheelchair Arm covers

Wheelchair Armrest Cover RT60 is washable to 60C
37 x 11cm (370 x 110mm)

Shown here in Ivory.

Gold colour available, and is the most popular serviceable colour.

Fully bound edge.

Fits a standard armrest and has 2 velcro fastenings.

Kyda Wheelchair cover- seat & back

Wheelchair Cover Suits Standard Fitting with 5 Velcro fastenings

The cover fits the seat and back in one piece and has no sewn join.
It is cut from a single skin.

The picture here shows a full wheelchair set which includes Armrest and Footrest Covers (sold separately) in gold RT60 sheepskin

Kyda Medical Grade Hi Temp Sheepskin

Hospital Grade Medical Sheepskin Regular Size

Luxurious feel with 25 – 27mm wool length. Leather side is buffed to a lovely suede finish.

Beautifully hand trimmed shape and packaged with full care instructions. Green dye denotes hi temp capability

Fully machine washable to 90 degrees Celsius.

Please Note that all Medical Sheepskin Products to be dried on COOL Setting only

Kyda Medical Grade Sheepskin

Hospital Grade Medical Sheepskin Regular Size

Luxurious feel with 25 – 27mm wool length. Leather side is buffed to a lovely suede finish.

Beautifully hand trimmed shape and packaged with full care instructions

Regular: Approx. Size is 90 x 55 -60cm (size approx. due to natural shape)

Large: Approx. Size is 96 x 60 – 65cm (size approx. due to natural shape)

XLarge: Approx. Size is 100cm x 65-70cm (size approx. due to natural shape)

XXLarge: Approx. Size is 105cm x 75cm (size approx. due to natural shape)

Kyda Sheepskin underarm crutch covers

Kyda Sheepskin Crutch Covers our cut from our dense but soft Medical Grade skins.

They provide comfort for your underarms by cushioning you from the crutch rest.

Simple fasten to the crutch with the velcro tab. They are sold in pairs.

Washable and available in the standard RT60 skin (Gold or Ivory) or the Green HT80 skin.

Kyda Deluxe heel/ankle protectors

One Size, 50mm higher than Heel Protectors and have 3 velcro fastenings Luxurious 25 -27mm wool length for support and comfort. Standard 60C sheepskin shown here in Ivory, Also available in Green HT80 sheepskin.

Shear Comfort Elbow protectors

The Shear Comfort Elbow Protector redistributes pressure and thereby eases blood flow over the bony joint, encouraging skin maintenance and repair over this problem area. The XD 1900gsm wool Elbow Protectors will fit snugly to ensure shear and friction are reduced and moisture is successfully wicked away to minimise skin damage & ulceration. For best results when caring for your sheepskin, Shear Comfort recommends washing with Shear Comfort Shampoo and Conditioner. Machine washable with standard household washing detergents. Can be tumble dried following Shear Comfort instructions 
Warranted to withstand 50 Washes at up to 80 degrees Celsius for bacteria eradication

Colour: Blue

This item is sold as a pair

Shear Comfort Day Chair Overlay

The Shear Comfort Day Chair Overlay is designed for increased comfort whilst seated in a day chair. Shear Comfort promise unbeatable comfort with this sheeps wool topper (XD 1900 gsm). The fabric backed sheeps’ wool is unique to Shear Comfort and has a higher fibre density than most sheepskins, allowing for excellent pressure distribution. Further to this the Day Chair Overlay will reduce shear and friction as well as wick away moisture which would usually lead to skin damage and ulceration.

The Shear Comfort Day Chair Overlay is urine resistant and can be machine washed and tumble dried (following Shear Comforts instructions). Shear Comfort products are warranted to withstand 50 washed at 80 degrees celsius.  For best results when caring for your sheepskin, Shear Comfort recommends washing with Shear Comfort Shampoo and Conditioner

This Overlay comes in Blue and is 50cm x 140cm.

Shear Comfort Cushion it

The Shear Comfort Cushion It attaches to a seat or back of a chair using a hook and loop strapping.  This allows for easy adjustment and a secure fit thereby enhancing comfort and protection utilising the Shear Comfort XD 1900gsm wool. Shear and pressure are dispersed and moisture is successfully wicked away to minimise skin damage and ulceration. The Cushion It can be used for any seat, including wheelchairs, armchairs, car seats and office chairs. Cushion It can also be used in conjunction with other pressure care cushions to enhance the user’s comfort.

The Cushion It is machine washable using standard household washing detergents and can be tumble dried following manufacturers’ instructions. All Shear Comfort products are warranted to withstand 50 washes at up to 80 degrees C for bacteria eradication.  For best results when caring for your sheepskin, Shear Comfort recommends washing with Shear Comfort Shampoo and Conditioner.

Size: 46cm x 55cm

Available Colours: Blue

Shear Comfort Standard Overlay

The Shear Comfort Standard Overlay is designed to fit comfortably on a chair, sofa, car seat or for targeted protection on the bed. This Standard Overlay is easily transportable with its convenient size, meaning any chair can be made comfortable.

Shear Comfort select especially cross-bred sheep to manufacture a product that can minimise pressure related discomfort. The products in this range also reduce shear and friction as well as successfully wicking moisture from the skin to reduce the incidence of skin damage and ulceration.  The 1900gsm thickness also provides the optimum in micro climate control.

Machine Washable using standard household detergent, and can be tumble dried following Shear Comfort’s instructions. Shear Comfort products are warranted to withstand 50 washes at up to 80 degrees celsius.  For best results when caring for your sheepskin, Shear Comfort recommends washing with Shear Comfort Shampoo and Conditioner

All Shear Comfort products meet the Australian Medical Sheep Skin Standard AS4480.1

This overlay is urine resistant.

Size: 65cm (W) x 100cm (L)

Available in blue and white.

Shear Comfort Calf Protectors

The Shear Comfort Calf Protector is designed to ensure user comfort and protection from skin abrasions. The Calf Protectors have an adjustable elasticated strap which secure the wool cover to the calf plate.

The Shear Comfort range utilise XD 1900 gsm wool with a higher fibre density than most natural sheepskins, ensuring a high level of comfort and ensuring protection from skin tears or pressure wounds.

Washing Machine Washable with Standard Household Washing Detergents
Can be Tumble Dried Following Shear Comfort Instructions
Shear Comfort Products are warranted to withstand 50 Washes at up to 80 degrees C for Bacteria Eradication

For best results when caring for your sheepskin, Shear Comfort recommends washing with Shear Comfort Shampoo and Conditioner

The Calf Protectors are sold as a pair. The foot plate protectors shown in the image are not included

Colour: Blue

Shear Comfort Arm Support Protectors

The Shear Comfort Arm Support Protectors securely attach to the arm rest of a standard chair or a wheelchair giving the user added comfort and protection. They are especially useful for those who rely on their arm supports to shift their body weight or for chairs with insufficient padding.

The sheep’s XD 1900 gsm wool yields to accommodate the user’s arm, providing comfort and reducing the likelihood that the arms will slip off the chair. All shear comfort products minimise shear and friction and also successfully wick moisture.  This in turn reduces the risk of skin damage and pressure ulcers.
Adjustable Velcro straps mean the Shear Comfort Arm Support Protectors can be properly fastened for a secure fit.

Machine washable with standard household washing detergents
Can be tumble dried following Shear Comfort instructions
Shear Comfort is warranted to withstand 50 washes at up to 80 degrees C for bacteria eradication

For best results when caring for your sheepskin, Shear Comfort recommends washing with Shear Comfort Shampoo and Conditioner

Shear Comfort Palm Protector

The Shear Comfort Palm Protector is designed to provide relief from painful hand contractures or curling fingers and also prevents the nails digging into the delicate tissue of the palms.  The Palm Protectors are ambidextrous and will adjustable to fit all hand sizes, using velcro straps. The XD1900 wool gsm Sheepskin effectively regulates body temperature and can therefore be used in both summer and winter.

All Shear Comfort products are medical grade and are machine washable with standard household washing detergents.  They can also be tumble dried following the manufacturers’ instructions.  Shear Comfort is warranted to withstand 50 washes at up to 80 degrees celsius for bacteria eradication.
For best results when caring for your sheepskin, Shear Comfort recommends washing with Shear Comfort Shampoo and Conditioner.

Sold as a single unit Colour: Blue

Shear Comfort Heel Protectors

The Shear Comfort Heel Protector provides unencumbered security and protection for the at- risk heel and ankle areas.  The XD 1900 gsm wool pad wraps around the ankle and heel, allowing the foot to move freely. The seams have been positioned on the outside of the Heel Protector to reduce skin damage. Shear and friction are reduced and moisture is wicked away which all work to minimise skin damage and ulceration.  The Heel Protector is machine washable with standard household washing detergents and can be tumble dried following manufacturer instructions. Shear Comfort is warranted to withstand 50 washes at up to 80 degrees Celsius for bacteria eradication.

Available in small, medium and large sizes.  The base length is 25cm for all sizes. Heel pads are sold in blue and come in pairs.

How to measure for a Heel Protector?

The measurement to work from is the ’45 degree’ angle from the back of the heel around the foot to the crease between the foot and the lower leg and back again, measuring this circumference in cm:

Small: from 31 cm

Medium: from 38 cm

Large: from 45cm

Kyda Heel Protectors

Beautiful Suede finish and supportive 25mm wool inside and neat binding around edges.

Edge binding example and suede skin finish is shown in the pics.

One Size fits all and is adjustable with 2 velcro fastenings.

This product opens totally and makes fitting and adjusting easy.

Ideal for Pressure management on feet. Also keeps feet warm in winter and cool in summer.

Aussie Footwarmers

Small 5 – 6,

Medium 7 – 8,

Large 9 -10,

X/Large 11 – 12 and

XXL 13 – 14 now available.

100% Aussie made