iLEX Skin Protectant Evidence Based Practice


The best protection for excoriated skin

ILEX Skin Protectant is a topical skin barrier designed to protect the skin from maceration while helping to soothe and heal damaged skin.

  • Creates an occlusive barrier over excoriated skin with a 0.00cm/hr Moisture Transmission Rate
  • Maintains a moist environment to maximise wound healing
  • Adheres to moist weeping tissue
  • Washes off easily with soap and water or mineral oil
  • Soft, flexible and easy to apply
  • Inert and non-toxic; contains no alcohol or latex
  • Bio-compatible with ostomy appliances and other medical/ surgical devices
  • Causes no friction; non-sensitising
  • iLEX is not absorbed systemically so it is safe to use on newborns and care of the elderly
  • iLEX may be used in conjunction with prescribed topical agents such as antifungal and antibacterial

Ideal for:

  • Paediatric (following pull-through surgery) and adult perianal excoriation
  • Gastrostomy tube site irritation and excoriation
  • A wide variety of dermal wounds, superficial wounds and mild to severe skin irritations
  • Minor burns
  • Fistulas
  • Ostomy site irritations & excoriation
  • Severe nappy dermatitis
  • Mild to Severe Nappy Rash