DO IT YOURSELF ENTRYPURPOSE: To enlarge the handle of a hair brush for use by individuals with arthritis or grasping, fine motor, or upper extremity disabilities. The handle of a hair brush can be enlarged and equipped with a softer surface using hot-water-pipe insulation. To do so, cut a length of insulation to the size of the brush handle, being certain to choose insulation with an inner diameter that securely holds the handle. Insert the brush handle in the insulation and wrap tightly with pl
The Double Sided Oval Therapy Brush is a sensory stimulating brush specifically designed for sensory defensive children. The soft, flexible bristles located on both sides of the brush provide the right amount of comforting stimulation for tactile desensitization. Using the Double Sided Oval Therapy Brush helps resolves sensory defensiveness while providing deep pressure or "proprioception," which ultimately helps to increase alertness while encouraging a stronger sense of calm and focus. The Dou
The Easy Pull Hairbrush, model 6364, is a hair brush designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or grasping disabilities. The brush features widely spaced plastic bristles with small tips that glide easily through the hair with minimal pull and Velcro straps with D-ring that attaches to the brush to eliminate excess movement of the arm.
The Etac BEAUTY Extra-Long Handled Grooming Kit is a comb, hair brush, and nail file set with extended, built-up handles designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or grasping disabilities. Each product has a unique shape that makes reaching easier. The handles are oval and have a rough surface to provide a secure grip. The comb and brush are each curved to follow the shape of the head. The nail file holder/multipurpose grip rests securely in the whole hand and the disposable file is d
The Etac BEAUTY Long Handled Grooming Kit is a comb, hair brush, and nail file set with extended, built-up handles designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or grasping disabilities. Each product has a unique shape that makes reaching easier. The handles are oval and have a rough surface to provide a secure grip. The comb and brush are each curved to follow the shape of the head. The nail file holder/ multi-purpose grip rests securely in the whole hand and the disposable file is desig
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Hairbrush on long handle for persons with limited reach. Illustrates extending the handle of a hairbrush using a length of 1/4 inch copper tubing flattened at one end and fastened to the brush with pop rivets; the other end is glued into a handle made of a wood dowel of the size easiest to grip. The tubing is bent to suit the user. SKILLS REQUIRED: Metalworking. Assembly. AUTHOR: Independence Factory TITLE: How to Make it Cheap Manual: Volume 1 REF: Mi
The Long Handle Brush and Comb are a comb and hair brush with extended handles designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. Designed for individuals who have difficulty lifting their arms above their head, this plastic comb and nylon-bristle brush (sold separately) eliminate excess movement of the arms and feature long handles that can swivel freely or be locked at any angle. DIMENSIONS: The handles are 26 inches long.
The Long Reach Brush is a comb with extended handle designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities, arthritis, or limited range of motion. This comb has an ergonomic, no-slip, easy-grip handle and ball-tipped plastic bristles. DIMENSIONS: 14 inches long. GUARANTEE: 90-day satisfaction guarantee.
The Long-Handled Combs and Brush are combs and a hair brush with extended handles designed for use by individuals with shoulder weakness and limited range of motion. Made of molded plastic, models include a fine comb, a style comb, and a brush (each sold separately). All models fold for transport and storage.
The Maddadapt Comb and Brush on Handle are grooming instruments mounted on extra long handles designed for individuals with upper extremity motion limitations. The plastic comb (model F74125) and nylon bristle brush (model F74130) are affixed on an aluminum tube with a thumb screw-tightened swivel for angle adjustment. The tube has a built-up plastic handle. DIMENSIONS: Tube is 20 inches long; handles are 4.5 inches long and 7/8 inches in diameter.
The Tactile Scrub Brush is a brush that provides calming sensory stimulation for children with tactile sensitivity. With soft, flexible bristles on one side and soft foam on the other side, users can choose between the two therapeutic textures to achieve two different types of stimulation for tactile desensitization. It is ideal for those using the Wilbarger Brushing Protocol or another sensory brushing program. The Tactile Scrub Brush is suitable for children 2 years of age and older.
The Therapy Brush, model 3012, is a combination hair vrush with a built up handle and massager designed for use with individuals with sensory, neurological, cognitive, or emotional disabilities. This brush helps provide increased circulation to the scalp, provide tactile stimulation, or help relieve muscle pain and stiffness in the neck or shoulders.
The Vibrating Brush is a product for those individuals ages three and up with sensory processing disorder to use. "Brush" hair, body or sides of sink or bathtub. After removing the plastic barrier from the batteries, the user can ensure the small clear/white rubber band is in place to prevent water from entering the interior. Hold in hands prior to handwriting activities if grip is too tight or too weak due to poor sensory feedback. There is a sound that could be distracting to others.
The Vibrating Hair Brush is designed to massage the body and scalp for those in need of sensory input. The contoured bumps and two levels of vibration deliver both tactile and somatosensory stimulation.