Nuance Nasal Pillow CPAP Mask with Headgear

Nuance Nasal Pillow CPAP Mask with Headgear

The Nuance CPAP Mask delivers the first of its kind, a nasal CPAP mask with gel nasal cushions that provide unmatched comfort by conforming to the shape of your nose.

Each Nuance mask includes 3 different sizes of gel nasal cushions options small, medium, and large. By using the gel nasal pillows the Nuance mask is able to offer a new level of comfort and seal but the benefits don’t stop there.

For unmatched comfort during all times of treatment, the Nuance offers a soft cloth mask frame that delivers lightweight comfort. Thanks to its open style frame you will also be able to watch T.V., read a book, or talk to your spouse before bed with a clear and unobstructed view.

Not satisfied with your current nasal or full face CPAP mask? Then LPT Medical highly recommends that you give the innovative and comfort focused Respironics Nuance CPAP Mask with Gel Nasal Pillows a try.

Feel the Gel Nasal Pillow Difference

Upon putting the Nuance CPAP Mask with Gel Nasal Pillows on for the first time you will instantly feel the difference. The pillows are engineered to create a perfect seal at the opening of your nose in order to deliver effective therapy pressure.

Plus, the gel ring is extremely soft and flexible which allows it to easily conform to the shape of your nose to provide the best seal. You can also use these gel nasal pillows with the Nuance Pro.

Finding the Perfect Gel Nasal Pillow Fit:

  • Step 1: Find a Nasal Cushion Size that is Optimal for You (Small, Medium or Large) by Placing the Nasal Pillow Cushion Tips into Your Nostrils
  • Step 2: Choose a Cushion Size that that Allow the Gel Bases to Sit Comfortably Under Your Nose Without Any Gaps

Putting on the Nuance CPAP Mask:

  1. Headgear – Pull the Headgear Forward Over Your Head
  2. Nasal Pillows – Insert the Gel Nasal Pillow Cushions into Your Nostrils

Adjustable Open Style Headgear

Not only is your view not obstructed, but the open style design of the headgear minimizes facial contact, and voids the need for a forehead support; greatly reducing strap marks and redness.

Easily adjust the headgear to your desired preference using the adjustable crown strap on top of the headgear, doing so will improve the fit and seal of the mask.

Adjusting the Headgear and Frame:

  1. Headgear – Adjust the Crown Straps on the Top of the Headgear Until it Sits Just Above Your Ears
  2. Frame – Peel the Tabs Away from the Straps, Adjust the Lengths Evenly, and Simply Press the Tabs Against the Straps to Reattach

Once completed the mask should rest comfortably against your face, if you notice any pressure points try subtly readjusting to find an optimal fitting. The most common mistake, is overtightening.

Removing the Nuance Mask:

Grab the Headgear Back Strap and Pull the Headgear Forward Over Your Head. This will Allow Your Customized Adjustments to Stay Intact

Non-Medical Feel with a Clear View

Enjoy a clear and unobstructed view while reading, watching your favorite television show, or even talking to your loved one before bed with the open style headgear design of the Nuance CPAP Mask. Its modern design offers a non-medical look and feel to your sleep therapy treatment.    

Flexible Short Tube with 360° Swivel

To connect the Nuance to your main breathing tube there is a short delivery tube extended from the mask to provide a lightweight and flexible connection.

This tube was designed so the headgear can fit loose and comfortably around your face. The short tube boosts comfort by minimizing pull and drag on your face and mask.

The short tube is attached to a 360° Swivel Elbow that reduces torque, while providing you with greater freedom for positioning your tube.

Do you constantly find your breathing tube getting in the way? If so, use the built-in hose loop at the crown of the headgear to route the short tube up and over the top of your head. Keeping the hose out of your way while sleeping.

Micro Exhalation Ports

The 360° elbow connection is engineered with micro exhalation ports to soften your exhalation stream and to reduce overall sound. By angling the exhalation ports towards the short tube you and your loved ones will no longer be woken up with a blast of air to your face.

Using the headgear loop will aim all exhaled air upward or simply allowing the tube to hang down over your chest will direct the air towards your body.

Ideal for Traveling

Being comprised of just 4 parts, the Nuance CPAP Mask is exceptionally easy to clean and maintain. Plus with its flexible, compact and lightweight design, you can travel with the Nuance in your bag without the fear of breaking or damaging the mask.

Assembling the Nuance CPAP Mask:

  1. ElbowPress into the Retaining Ring; Make Sure all Sides are Flush
  2. Cushion – Push onto the Backside of the Elbow
  3. Frame Align the Frame with the Retaining Ring Pointing Down
  4. Headgear Position so the Tube Management Loop is on Top of Your Head
  5. Slide the Frame Tabs through the Headgear Slots on Both Sides and Fold Forward to Attach

How to Disassemble the Nuance CPAP Mask:

 Caution: Do Not Pull on the Gel Nasal Tips to Remove from the Elbow

  1. Cushion – Grab the Pillow Cushion Platform and Gently Peel Away from the Elbow
    a. 
    Caution: The Elbow, Short Tub, and Swivel are Permanently Attached. Do Not Attempt to Separate the Elbow or the Swivel from the Short Tube
  2. Elbow - Pull from Frame
  3. Frame – Undo the Frame Tabs and Pull through the Headgear Slots to Remove

Cleaning Instructions for the Respironics Nuance Mask

Upon opening your Nuance CPAP Mask you should be sure to hand wash the entire mask. The non-fabric pieces should be hand washed daily. The soft cloth headgear should be washed weekly, or as needed.

  • Step 1: Hand Wash with Warm Water with Mild Unscented Liquid Dishwashing Soap
  • Step 2: Be Sure to Rinse Thoroughly and Allow the Entire Mask to Air Dry Completely Before the Next Use; Keep Out of Direct Sunlight

Warnings:

  1. Never Use Bleach, Alcohol, or Any Cleaning Solutions Containing Bleach or Alcohol, or Cleaning Solutions Containing Conditioners or Moisturizers
  2. Do Not Place the Headgear into the Dryer
  3. Inspect the Mask for Damage and Discard and Replace All Necessary Components

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Can I use the Nuance CPAP Mask with any CPAP or BiPAP Device?

Yes, Respironics designed the Nuance to be compatible with any CPAP or BiPAP device.

If I still have a Pressure of 15, Can I Use this Mask?

Yes, the Nuance is capable of handling a pressure level of up to 30 CM H2O.

Is the Gel Nasal Pillow Replaceable?

You can not only replace the Gel Nasal Pillows, but you can also swap them out for one of the different sizes. The Nuance frame and headgear can also be replaced.

Can I Use this Mask if I’m a Side Sleeper?

It is difficult for CPAP masks to maintain a leak free seal while sleeping on your side, but with the low-profile design of the Nuance CPAP Mask it is much easier to stay leak free.

The mask only seals at your nose, allowing your cheeks to rest freely on your pillow without interference.

I Have a Mustache, Is it Okay to Use this Mask?

Typically, beards and mustaches present a difficult challenge for CPAP masks. The low-profile design of the Nuance and its soft gel nasal cushion, enable it to minimize leaks better than competing masks.

Specifications:

  • Manufacturer: Philips-Respiroincs
  • Maximum Recommended Pressure Range: 3 – 30 CM H20
  • Nasal Pillow Sizes: Small, Medium, and Large
  • Compatibility: Compatible with all CPAP and BiPAP Machines
  • Mask Type: Nasal Pillow Cushion Mask
  • Weight: 0.5 lbs.
  • Prescription Required: Yes
  • Product SKU Number: 1105160
$109.00
Availability: Instock