Heat Packs are a fantastic rehabilitation tool commonly used to optimise physiotherapy management of many injuries. By warming tissue, heat packs help to relax muscles, improve blood flow, speed healing and reduce pain naturally without the use of drugs (amongst numerous other benefits).
PhysioAdvisor chooses to sell Comffit Lupin Heat Packs as they are a commonly sold physiotherapy brand and represent a new heat pack innovation with improved features compared with traditional wheat packs. Some of these improved features include longer lasting heat (i.e. improved heat retention) and less odour.
Effective, Natural, Drug-Free Pain Management
- Washable outer bag with unique microwave-safe zip
- Ideal size (35 x 15cm) suitable to wrap around all body parts
- Can be used for cold therapy – simply place in the freezer to use as a cold pack
- Black corduroy bag
- Ideal for in-store retail sales
Warmer, Longer lasting heat
With improvements on the traditional wheat pack…
The Comffit Lupin Heat Pack is a new product that has only recently come to market and features some major improvements over the traditional, standard heat ‘wheat’ pack. These include a new lupin filling that minimises odour and increases heat retention, as well as a microwave safe zip and the ability to wash the outer bag. Each heat pack comes in a great looking retail carry bag and contains care instructions.The pack also has the ability to sit upright on your display shelf
Lupins vs. Traditional Wheat
Compared with traditional wheat, these lupins:
- Are 30% lighter
- Retain heat longer
- Have a greater lifespan
- Have less odour
- Have a lower allergy rating
- Are 100% Australian grown
- Are a type of bean (or legume seed) originating from a plant of the pea family (genus lupinus)
Great retail packaging
- Ideal for clinics
Heat Pack Benefits
Some of the key benefits of the use of heat packs for injury treatment include:
- An increase in local blood flow (due to blood vessels dilation)
- Increased transportation of nutrients, oxygen and cells (responsible for tissue repair) to local tissue
- Reduced muscle tightness
- Improved soft tissue elasticity
- Reduced muscle spasm
- Pain reduction
- Faster healing following injury
To learn key tips on when and how to use an ice pack or heat pack, view our ice or heat article.
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- For swap for size, you must also pay the postage for the replacement items (ideally via a pre-paid post satchel – this will usually be a similar amount to the original shipping charge). Please include a pre-paid post satchel when returning your item. For larger items that will not fit in a pre-paid post satchel, credit card details will be required for the return postage fee. PhysioAdvisor will pay for postage only on items where our records show that the item has been picked, invoiced or despatched incorrectly. PhysioAdvisor will not refund the postage costs if our system shows the order to be picked, invoiced and despatched correctly.
- 30 day time limit – No returns, exchanges, or faulty item credits will be accepted after 30 days from the time of issue.
- A Credit Request Form must be filled out in full, signed and attached to the goods being returned along with a copy of the invoice (as proof of purchase). Failure to do this will result in delays before any item can be refunded and may void the credit request.
- You are responsible for ensuring the item is delivered to our suppliers address as outlined below. We recommend you use registered post when returning your item. This is important to ensure your item is trackable, as regular post may occassionally lose mail. We will not be held responsible if your item does not arrive at our supplier.
Deliver directly to: Returns & Exchanges, PhysioAdvisor, Sportstek, PO Box 576, Hornsby, NSW, 1630, Australia.
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All goods returned as faulty will be inspected for a manufacturing defect. If deemed faulty, a repair, refund or exchange will be given. We will refund the product provided you have proof of purchase, without this we can only offer exchanges for the same product. Shipping will not be refunded unless the goods were sent in error. If you have any queries please contact us.
What to return
- All of the product and its parts
- All of the packaging
- A copy of the invoice / receipt
- A completed and signed copy of the Credit Request Form
- Your contact details
Returns postal address
Returns & Exchanges, PhysioAdvisor, Sportstek, PO Box 576, Hornsby, NSW, 1630, Australia.
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