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Re: [IP] Re: Tape not sticking

> Hi all!
> Went to the beach yesterday and I had problems with my tape coming
> loose. Luckily I kept it on until we were ready to go home and it
> came out. I'm using IV3000 tape with the sofset. Someone posted
> recently about a skin prep that would make it stick better. I think
> it was a combination of heat and sweat that made it come loose
> because I didn't get it wet! 
IV3000 is great tape, hypoallergenic and all.... It just doesn't 
stick very well. Try the skin prep it will help, but if you need 
better adhesion, switch to Kendall Polyskin II or Tegaderm if you 
skin doesn't mind the adhesives they use.
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