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Have a question? Want to learn more about our store? We’ve compiled a list of some of the most popular questions, accompanied by our thorough answers. If you can’t find what you’re looking for, contact us.

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Which ostomy bag brands is it compatible with ?

The cover is compatible with most mainstream ostomy bag brands on the market, due to the sinch in design at the opening. It will work with both 1-piece and 2-piece covers, including brands like Hollister, Covetec, Coloplast, Nu-Hope, etc. 

I have an ileostomy , will it work for me ?

YES ! Our bag will work with any of the 3 kinds of ostomy bags including ileostomy , colostomy and urostomy. 

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Can I use GBmates Ostomy Bag Covers in shower?

The covers have an inner layer of waterproof fabric and an outer layer of skin-friendly fabric. The design helps to catch any leaks if happens while maintaining maximum comfort for wearers. It is not designed to be used in shower , bath or while swimming. 

What type of material dose it use?

The outer layer is made of a soft premium cotton blend fabric. The fabric absorbs moisture from the body and creates a comfortable barrier between your skin and the bag. The inner layer is a fine waterproof polyester fabric which catches liquid or solid leaks if happens from the ostomy bag as well as keep the odor molecules inside. 

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Does your cover block odor?
Yes , our double layer design effectively block odor and keep unpleasant smell at bay. 

Is it machine washable?

Yes ! All our bags are washable and reusable, Simply toss them in the washing machine after use. You can also iron the bag in a low heat setting. 

Are the covers handmade?

Yes! All our bags are handmade by a team of very experienced tailors. We pride ourselves on the craftsmanship of our products and you'll find the bags are extremely durable due to meticulous quality control procedures. 

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