The Shoulder Mounted Shampoo Rinse Tray is designed to use for washing users' hair. It mounts on the shoulders and is held by two foam-padded flaps that hang in front of the shoulders. A curved neck rest provides a comfortable support. Water drains into the sink without making a mess.
The Aqua Total Shampoo Gloves are disposable shampoo gloves designed for use by caregivers of individuals with upper extremity or severe physical disabilities. These gloves are intended to eliminate the use for soap and water when cleaning a person's hair. They are made of a polyester viscose blend that is pre-moistened with hypoallergenic washing lotion that dries quickly and does not require rinsing with water. Other features include a protective liner designed to protect caregivers against b
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 Comfort-Cape is a shampoo basin designed to ease shampooing for individuals with Alzheimer's disease, arthritis, and severe physical disabilities. The Comfort-Cape is a lighweight, fabric tray which is positioned between the back of the individual's head and the shampoo sink behind them. The device is flexible and has the ability to conform over and around any chair. Buckle and Velcro fasteners secure the unit and accommodate health conditions including vertigo, scoliosis, and autism. It i
The Deluxe Bed Shampoo Kit, model C1202, is a shampoo basin designed for use in washing the hair of people with severe physical disabilities in bed. The set features an Inflatable Shampooer with a contoured neck rest and drain and an eight-quart plastic basin. The Inflatable Shampooer, model C1201, is also sold separately.
The Deluxe Shampoo Cape is designed for people with mobility disabilities. The Comfort-Design neck protects skin and clothing while hair is being washed, cut, dyed, or styled. The cape is made of a stretch fabric that is water, chemical, stain, and wrinkle resistant. Hook-and-loop closure at the neckline ensures that the neck stays dry and clean. The reversible cape can be worn on either side and can be worn with the opening in the front of back depending on the shampoo method.
CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To tilt the wheelchair backwards during hair washing and perming. Once the sink water discharge point was lowered by a plumber, a platform was constructed to tilt the wheelchair backwards. The hinged platform was made of steel angle and 12 millimeter plywood and is raised and lowered using a standard scissor car jack. A belt of the type used to secure wheelchairs for vehicle transport is bolted to the higher end of the platform. A removable ramp at the lower end provi
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 Drying & Styling Stand is designed for users with upper extremity disabilities or arthritis. This styling stand holds hair dryer, leaving both hands free for styling with brush and comb. The device adjusts from 27 to 39 inches for use on floor counter tops. Additionally it includes an adjustable strap to secure odd sized hair dryers.
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 Ergonomic Bathing Set is a long-handled bath and grooming kit designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. These bathing aids are balanced to provide maximum power with minimal effort and strain on hands, arms and shoulders. 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 set includes a body washer, a back washer, and a hair washer. The body washer and the back washer hav
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: Comb with extended handle for persons with limited reach. Illustrates extending the handle of a comb using 1/4 inch copper tubing flattened at one end and attached to the comb with pop rivets; the other end is glued into a hole drilled in a piece of dowel or broom handle. The rod can be bent to suit the user. SKILLS REQUIRED: Metalworking. Assembly. Woodworking. AUTHOR: Independence Factory TITLE: How to Make it Cheap Manual: Volume 1 REF: Middletown,
--- "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
EZ-SHAMPOO is an inflatable shampoo basin for washing the hair of individuals with mobility disabilities or who must remain in bed. The basin can be inflated by mouth or using an air pump (not included). The heavy-duty vinyl basin supports the neck and shoulders and includes a drain hose. Instructions are included. DIMENSIONS (LxWxD): 20 x 24 x 8 inches. WARRANTY: 1-year warranty.
The EZ-SHAMPOO Hair Washing Tray is a shampoo basin designed to enable people who use wheelchairs or cannot shampoo independently to have their hair washed while seated at a sink. The individual can be seated in a chair or a wheelchair and the plastic, latex-free tray rests on the individual's shoulders and extends into the sink for ease in rinsing. The tray featues a neck recess, a drainage opening, and a raised lip around the edges. A Velcro strap extends from the shoulder-end of the tray and
The Hair Dryer Stand is a hair dryer holder designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities or arthritis. This unit holds most blow dryer models and has a height-adjustable, flexible gooseneck that bends to position the dryer where needed. DIMENSIONS: Telescopes from 27 to 39 inches tall. The base is 7 inches in diameter.
The Hair Washing Tray, model 16665, is a shampoo basin designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities or who use wheelchairs. Recommended for individuals 5 years old and older, this plastic unit assists caregivers in shampooing the hair of individuals who use wheelchair or cannot shampoo independently. The unit features a built-in neck opening, water drain channel, and a strap that fits under the arms to hold the tray in place. The neck opening offers support and reduces strain when
CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To keep shampoo out of they eyes of a child with intellectual disabilities who has difficulty understanding instructions to close her eyes or hold a wash cloth over them. A full-circle visor was made of clear plastic. A hole in the center fits over the child's and elastic lace around the opening ensures a secure fit. Hat wire was sewn into the outside edge of the plastic to keep the brim stiff. TITLE: Happy Hair Wash. JOURNAL: TAD Journal. REF: Volume 26, Number 3, Oc
Haircut assistance accessory is a do it yourself product that is designed for use by individuals with limited strength and diminished ability to grasp items in their right hand. It is designed to assist the user with holding and using a mirror while cutting the back of their hair.
The Hands Free Hair Dryer's design allows it to individually stand on a countertop or table to leave both hands free for drying and styling which is ideal for individuals with upper extremity disabilities. Removing the need to hold the dryer reduces the shoulder, neck, and arm strain often accompanied by holding a dryer. The device's 1,500-watt motor blows air vertically at a standard 50 mph with two heat and two speed settings, so hair dries quickly without being blown around too vigorously. T
The Hands Free Hair Dryer is assistive technology designed for those individuals with upper extremity disabilities to allow them to have both hands free while drying their hair.
The Hands-Free Hair Dryer Holder is designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. This device holds a hair dryer (not included) in position for drying or styling. The unit accommodates hair dryers with handles up to 2 1/8 inches in diameter and can be mounted to any non-porous surface using the suction cups on the base. It can also be permanently mounted with screws (not included).
The Hands-Free Hair Dryer Stand 2000, model 6475, is a hair dryer holder designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities or arthritis. This free-standing device features a v-shaped base that can be placed on a table or counter top, and a flexible gooseneck that can adjusted to any angle from its tabletop base. The stand holds the hair dryer (not included) in a foam- padded clamp at the top of the flexible gooseneck. The dryer is then stabilized, leaving the hands free to manipu
The Inbed Head Wash System a shampoo basin designed to be used to provide hair care for persons who must remain in bed. Made of plastic, this hollow, double-walled basin features a comfortable neck rest and an internal collection system for used water. The basin also features a large drain plug that can be opened after shampooing to allow the water to drain into the hollow section between the walls. After the drain plug is tightened, the entire unit can be picked up and carried away to be emptie
The Inflatable Crescent Shaped Shampoo Tray is a shampoo basin designed to be used to provide hair cair for persons who must remain in bed. When inflated, the basin fits into the space usually occupied by the pillow and forms a semi-circular ring with one flat side for neck support. Made of soft, heat-sealed plastic, the basin can be inflated by mouth or with a small pump and features a large drain tube for complete emptying after use.
The Inflatable Shampoo Basin is a shampoo basin designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs or cannot shampoo independently. It is intended to allow a person to have his or her hair washed while seated at a sink without getting their clothes wet. This vinyl, form-fitting basin can be inflated by mouth. It comfortably cushions the neck and shoulders and extends into the sink to direct water into the sink when rinsing the user's hair. The basin fastens around the user's neck with a hook an
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.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Long handled comb for persons with limitation of shoulder or elbow flexion or strength. Holder made of a 24 inch length of hollow aluminum tubing bent into a right angle 4 to 5 inches from the top; a rat-tailed comb is inserted into the short leg of the handle. The other end of the holder can be padded for ease or comfort of use. Includes photograph. SKILLS REQUIRED: Assembly. TITLE: Self-Help Devices for Rehabilitation REF: Dubuque, Iowa: Wm C Brown:
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 Reach Comb 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. DIMENSIONS: 15 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 Built-Up Afro Pick, 74116, is an afro comb with an enlarged plastic handle for facilitated grip.
The Maddadapt Comb, model 74117, is a fine tooth comb with a built-up plastic handle for facilitated grip.
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 Molded Hair Rinser, model 1203, is a shampoo basin designed for use with individuals with severe physical disabilities. This molded plastic unit assists caregivers in shampooing the hair of individuals in bed or in a seated position. The unit features a built-in neck rest and a water drain channel.
The Neck Saver is a shampoo basin designed for use with individuals with back and neck injuries. The device consists of a tray on a floor base that is positioned between the seated client and the sink when washing, rinsing, and/or coloring the hair to eliminate bending or stretching of the neck. Made of ABS plastic with an adjustable chrome pole and a cast iron base, the unit is designed to be easy to sanitize and folds for storage. WEIGHT: 12 pounds. COLOR: The tray is black.
No-Rinse Conditioner is a no rinse hair conditioner for people with mobility and severe physical disabilities, spinal cord injury or others who are unable to bathe themselves. The conditioner is alcohol-free and helps eliminate tangles. It is applied after shampoo, massaged into the hair, then the hair is toweled dry. Available in 2 and 8 ounce container sizes.
No-Rinse Shampoo is a no rinse shampoo to clean the hair of people with mobility and severe physical disabilities, spinal cord injury or others who are unable to bathe themselves. The user or caregiver applies the shampoo, massages it into the hair and scalp, and towels the hair dry. This product is available in 2, 8, 16 ounce, and 1 gallon containers.
The No-Rinse Shampoo Cap is a shampoo aid designed for people with upper extremity or severe physical disabilities and people who are not able to wash their hair. After a no rinse shampoo is administered to a person's hair, the No-Rinse Shampoo Cap is placed on the head over all of the hair. The shampoo is then massaged into the hair and scalp through the cap. This latex-free, alcohol free cap can also be used with conditioner. The cap can be warmed in a microwave oven before use.
The Portable Shower Bag is a shampooing aid designed for use with individuals with severe physical disabilities. Designed to be used to provide hair care for individuals who must remain in bed, the unit hangs on a bedpost or I.V. pole and holds up to two and a half gallons of water that is dispensed through an attached hose. It is lightweight and allows for a complete shampoo and rinse while being used with a shampoo tray.
The Pro-Styling Stand, model PS2000, is a hair dryer holder designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities, carpal tunnel syndrome, arthritis, or after surgery care. Made of durable steel, this free-standing device features Euro styling and accommodates all blow dryers to enable hands-free use. The unit has a U-shaped base to enable it to stand on a table or counter; a flexible gooseneck to allow up or down positioning, a dryer bracket with foam padding, and a Bungee cord that
The Sham-Ease Tray is a shampoo basin designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities or who use a wheelchair. This portable shampoo tray fits any size sink or basin. It is designed to drain dry after each use. Feature includes suction cups that hold the basin firmly in place and an unbreakable steel frame with a long-lasting baked enamel finish.
The Shampoo/Rinse Basin is a portable container designed for persons with physical disabilities who require assistance in having their hair washed. Its smooth, contoured neck rest and adjacent head support base provide patient comfort by minimizing stress and strain on the head, neck and shoulders. The polystyrene basin holds up to four liters/4,000 ccs of water or other liquids and comes with a six-foot long drainage tube. The tube, which attaches to the basin with a plastic slide clamp and end
The Shampoo Rinse Basin, model H76428-0001, is a portable container designed for persons with physical disabilities who require assistance in having their hair washed. Its smooth, contoured neck rest and adjacent head support base provide comfort by minimizing stress and strain on the head, neck, and shoulders. The molded plastic basin also features a drain hose with shut-off clamp ring.
The Shampoo Rinse Tray is a shampoo basin designed to be used to provide hair care for persons who must remain in bed. Features include a hose with a cut off clamp that allows immediate water drainage. Liquid capacity is 7 quarts. DIMENSIONS: 25.5 x 18 x 5 inches.
The Shampoo Rinse Tray, model F76428, is a basin made of polyethylene designed for hair washing, ear irrigations, or scalp treatment of individuals who mush remain in bed. The one-piece, leak-proof tray has a neck rest and high walls to reduce splasing. The side drain has a 0.75-inch drain hose and sliding shut-off clamp. The drain may be kept open for continuous rinsing or closed for soaking. DIMENSIONS: 21.5 x 18.5 x 6 1/8 inches. WEIGHT: Shipping weight is 6 pounds.
The Shampoo Tray is a product to be used for washing a patients hair by resting on the patient's shoulders and fitting around the neck comfortably. The 35-inch strap wraps around a client's forearm to stabilize tray. This shampoo aid is made from lightweight plastic and can be easily cleansed with soap or household disinfectant and water. The Shampoo Tray can be used with chair or wheelchair.
The Shampoo Tray, model 6194, is a plastic shampoo basin designed for shampooing hair in bed. The tray has a molded head rest, deep sides, and a channel to direct water to a container beside bed. This tray may also be useful for eye and ear irrigations.
The Shampoo-Aide Shampoo Tray is a shampoo basin designed to enable people who use wheelchairs or cannot shampoo independently to have their hair washed while seated at a sink. The individual can be seated in a chair or a wheelchair. This hinged, two-piece tray features a U-shaped neck cut-out. It is made of lightweight, high-impact polystyrene. The front half of the tray rests on the user's shoulders, resting against the back of the sink to support the head, and the other half extends into the
The Shampoo-Aide Shampoo Tray-Wire Extender makes shampooing more comfortable and less messy. Provides comfort for any seated individual because of its complete adjustability to fit various body types. It rests comfortably on the shoulders, eliminating the discomfort of leaning over a sink or lying back in a shampoo bowl. The trays raised edges channel water into the sink keeping the floor dry. Fits most kitchen, bathroom, and laundry room sinks or shampoo bowls. The hinged center allows for hei
This Single-Handed Barber is an electric hair trimmer that cuts evenly in any direction, enabling you to maintain your own closely cropped, clean-cut hairstyle. As simple as combing your hair, the circular trimmer's rotary cutting system and stainless steel blades cut as the unit is moved circularly through your hair while accommodating the contours of your pate. The trimmer's two attachments cut hair to four different lengths (at 1/8 inch , 1/4 inch , 3/8 inch , or 1/2 inch) and its ergonomic d
The Table Top Dryer Holder is a hair dryer holder designed for us by individuals with grasping or upper extremity disabilities, carpal tunnel syndrome, Parkinson’s disease or arthritis. Designed to hold any blow dryer, this free-standing device consists of a v-shaped metal base with foam padding, and a flexible neck that adjusts to any position. The holder is heat resistant and can be placed on a table or countertop leaving the hands free to manipulate styling instruments. DIMENSIONS: The unit
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.
Tamar's Ponytail Holder is a one-handed ponytail holder designed for a user to put her hair up in a ponytail easily with one hand.
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 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.
The Wassh N Rinse, model N532, is a shampoo basin for shampooing hair in bed. The plastic basin has deep sides and a channel to direct water to a container beside the bed.
The Wheelchair Shampoo Rinse Tray, model 70678, is designed to attach to the push handles of a wheelchair and to rest in a sink basin so that shampooing, ear irrigation, or scalp treatment can be done while the individual is still in the wheelchair. A neck rest allows the head to be placed directly over the tray, which can be adjusted to any angle. The blamp bar is adjustable for various chair widths.