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Organic Herringbone - Medium back wrap heat pack

Organic Herringbone - Medium back wrap heat pack

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Regular price $99.95 AUD
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Our microwave back wrap heat pack, has been designed to work with the contours of your body.  The back heat pack can be used for the back, across the shoulder or stomach area. No chasing filling with our vertical sections, and no synthetic ties. Comfortable and natural hands free heat pack. 

The back wrap heat pack can be used all over the body, anywhere you need a heat pack while moving around. The upper, middle or lower back, stomach area, or across your shoulders.

Handcrafted from cotton and filled with Australian lupins

Proudly made by hand in our Adelaide and Barossa Valley studios, in South Australia

Colours may vary from screen to actual product. Print placement will vary from product to product as each product is cut individually.

Read more about my heat packs here!

WARNING:

Lupin contains allergens that may trigger allergic reactions in some people with nut or peanut allergies.

Measurements

Back Wrap Sizes

Our available in 3 sizes. Please note the sizes and the heat pack size not the fit. All heat pack ties can be tailored to your waist please get in touch here for a custom back heat pack 

Medium: the heat pack measures 55 cm x 15 cm (at its widest point)  Suitable for waist sizes of 60 cm up to 120 cm

Weighing approximately 1 kg

Ways to use your heat pack

USING HEATED: place the heat pack folded in to three sections in the middle of the microwave, make sure that the Lupins are evenly distributed. Follow the heating instructions that come with the heatpack.

USING COOL: store in the freezer until ready to use.

HOW TO WEAR

The body contoured back heat pack can be used all over your body. Place across your stomach and hip area or lower back. Tie and place diagonal over your shoulder so it heats your back. Can be used over all of your body.

Heating Instructions

IMPORTANT - Keep instructions with your heat pack. READ - before every use.

Not recommended for people who may have reduced awareness of temperature or feeling in their skin, eg. Diabetics, people with nerve damage, or people with impairment that prevents them recognising they may be burnt. It is important to carefully follow these instructions as overheating or inappropriate use may result in injury or fire.

TO USE HEATED

1.  Remove heat pack from packaging (and if necessary, removable cover.)

2.  Place heat pack in the centre of the microwave ensuring it does not obstruct the turntable. Make sure the heat pack is flat and evenly distribute the filling.

3.  Never heat the heat pack for more than 1 minute at a time. If heating for longer than one minute, shake and turn the heat bag over for each minute of heating.

4.  Remove carefully from microwave. The heat pack will be hot after heating, handle with care.

5.  Gently shake the heat pack to evenly distribute the lupin. Check the temperature is comfortable before use.

6.  Allow the heat bag to cool completely before reheating and/or before storage on a non-combustible surface such as the kitchen sink.

OVERHEATING

If overheating occurs there may be a burning smell or charring and in extreme cases smoking. These all indicate that irreversible grain deterioration has occurred. Immediately place heat on a non-combustible surface such as the kitchen sink and allow to cool completely before disposing. 100% cotton heat packs are biodegradable and compostable.

TO USE AS A COLD COMPRESS

Place in a sealed plastic bag in the refrigerator or freezer for at least 45 minutes.

STORAGE, CLEANING AND MAINTENANCE

Make sure the heat pack is completely cool and moisture free before storing with these instructions in a cool dry place. Spot clean only with a damp cloth. DO NOT wash DO NOT immerse in water. It is recommended the wheat bag be heated at least once a month for maintenance and replaced annually.

SAFETY WARNINGS

1. DO NOT overheat.

2. DO NOT use if heat pack smells or looks burnt - allow to cool completely on a non-combustible surface such as the kitchen sink then throw away.

3. DO NOT leave heat pack UNATTENDED in microwave in case of fire.

4. DO NOT use straight from microwave if too hot - allow to cool first.

5. DO NOT use heat pack on one body part for more than 5 minutes - continuous heat may burn.

6. USE WITH CAUTION - Heat packs can burn skin when used incorrectly and particularly the more delicate skins of children or older people. SUPERVISE children at all times.

7. DO NOT use under bedding.

8. MICROWAVE ONLY - do not heat in gas or electric oven.

9. NOT RECOMMENDED to add oils or fragrances to the heat pack - these may increase the risk of fire.

We recommend replacing your heat pack annually.

Fabric and Care

All Natural Ingredients: 100% cotton and Australian lupins filling

Use a clean damp cloth to spot clean. Do not launder.

Caution: This product contains small pieces and is not recommended for children.

Follow heating instructions that come with the pack. Do not overheat. Not intended for use while sleeping.

Cover Only Heat Packs

By purchasing a cover only heat pack you acknowledge that Cotton Apothecary is not responsible for heating times or what you choose to fill the heat pack with. (heat packs should only be filled with natural grain or legume that can be heated.

Shipping

SHIPPING 

All Cotton Apothecary products are handcrafted and made to order. This process results in a slightly longer production time. Please allow 2- 5 days from your order date for your item to be dispatched. You will be notified if it takes longer.

All items are supplied with a tracking number. Except if you choose untracked postal. Order are shipped via Sendle or Australia Post

INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING

Items shipped internationally are insured up to $100 against loss or damage and this cost is included in your shipping quote. 

We are not liable for any duties that you are charged upon entering your country and cannot advise of fee's.

More shipping information here

TAX AND DUTIES 

Please note international orders may occur tax and duties by customs in the country where the order is delivered. We suggest contacting your local customs department to confirm before purchases as any duty and tax incurred in the country of the destination are the responsibility of the customer. Cotton Apothecary is not liable for these costs.

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