Adult Diaper Covers

About Adult Diaper Covers

Adult diaper covers are an important part of many people's incontinence care routines. They can help to provide peace of mind and allow people to live their lives with confidence, knowing that they have an extra layer of protection against leaks. Designed to hold absorbent pads, panties, or diapers, these soft, lightweight covers can be either disposable or reusable, depending on you or your loved one’s preference.


What are diaper covers called?

Adult diaper covers are also referred to as covers or wraps. Some people even refer to them as “incontinence underwear,” however this is often confused with protective underwear, or pull-up underwear.

What is the purpose of a diaper cover?

An adult diaper cover is a garment worn over an adult diaper to help keep it in place and provide additional protection from leaks. The cover can be made from a variety of materials, including cloth, plastic, or latex, and is available in a variety of styles, including pull-on, snap-on, and Velcro-closure.

How many times can I reuse a plastic adult diaper cover?

A plastic adult diaper cover can be reused multiple times. After each use, it should be rinsed off with clean water and allowed to air dry. It may help to have a few to rotate through.

Are adult diaper covers absorbent?

No, adult diaper covers are not absorbent and are designed to be used with an absorbent product, like a brief or a pad, inside.

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