comes in crystal form. Initially soak in water for
approximately 10 minutes so crystal in pockets becomes gel
(pockets should be raised but not bursting). When removing
from water, roll wrap to remove excess water and hang to dry.
Do not squeeze wrap as this may damage gel pockets. Wrap is
always be in activated (gel) state before being used.
COLD place ‘activated’ wrap (i.e. in gel form) in fridge
or freezer. Wrap may be frozen by placing in freezer for
approximately 15 minutes. The longer period the wrap is left
in freezer, the longer it will stay cold. CAUTION: When
using as an ice pack do not leave on body for longer that 20
minutes at any one time.
To use as
HOT place ‘activated’ wrap (i.e. in gel form) in
microwave over for 30 seconds intervals until wrap is desired
temperature. When wrap begins to cool place in microwave at
10 second intervals. CAUTION: These times are a guide
only depending on microwave ovens. Always check against skin
before applying directly to body part to avoid burns.
crystal/gel pockets start to dehydrate and become flat, soak
for 5 minutes so that the gel pockets properly swell again.
If pockets return to crystal state simply repeat initial soak.
activated (gel) state, the wrap must be stored by hanging in a
ventilated area. If wishing to store the wrap for long
periods, allow the wrap to completely dehydrate (returning to
crystal) then fold and store. To re-activate, simply repeat
simply hand wash in warm water with mild soap for 2 minutes
and hang to dry.
crystal are non-sensitive to the skin and mucous membranes,
are not absorbed by the skin and mucous membranes, are not
absorbed by skin and are non-toxic, however, if ingested seek
medical advice immediately. The Arctic Heat Neck Wrap is
designed to help the user manage the symptoms described. It
is not designed to cure these problems. These instructions
relate to the use of Arctic Heat products only.