Principle of operation
Clipair fits easily into the nose. It discretely holds the sides of the nose even in the case of strong inspirations, even during sleep or sport.
It is made of a biomedical elastic material for optimal, comfortable and discrete support.
The Importance of Breathing Through Your NoseBreathing through your nose is important to humidify, warm and filter the air we breathe.
EffectivenessNasal dilator effectiveness is proven inclinical sleep studies to have the following effects:--- ----Reduce breathing effort (*)
- Lower the heart rate in people suffering from apnoea (*)
- Restore a feeling of repairing sleep in users (*) and (**)
- Reduce snoring in more than 50% of users (**)
- Reduce throat drying (**)
(*) As reference, the study by P. Kerr et.al. Journal of Otolaryngology 21:3, 1992
(**) As reference, the study by JanUlfberg, 1997
In a sports activity, the nasal dilator isclinically proven (J.Griffin, Laryngoscope, 1997) to :- Reduce the heart rate.
- Reduce the perception of effort.
- Reduce the ventilation needed for the effort.
- Difficult nasal breathing.
- Narrow nose or nasal valve.
- In combination with a CPAP mask, to improve the passage of air under pressure.
Contraindications-Scars or irritations in the nose
The pack of 1 SET of 3 sizes is consisting of 1 small clip (S), 1 medium clip (M) et 1 large clip (L).