How to best protect larger wounds – Sterile XXL plasters are state-of-the-art and ensure an optimal wound healing

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Sterile XL and XXL plasters

Find out which plaster to use if you have a larger wound, such as a cut or abrasion, or a wound after minor surgery. Hansaplast offers a range of Sterile XXL plasters for lower and higher risks of infection as well as specific needs such as sensitive skin or protection from water.

Contrary to popular belief, scientific research has shown that leaving a wound to heal in dry air may actually prolong and irritate the healing process. Larger wounds are best protected with sterile wound dressings that cushion the wound. Covering a wound prevents contamination, reduces the risk of infection and ensures an undisturbed and optimal healing environment.

Hansaplast offers two different sizes of plasters for medium to large wounds:

  • XL which measures 6 x 7 cm
  • XXL which measures 8 x 10cm 

Hansaplast Sensitive Sterile XXL Plasters

Covering a medium to large wound can be a challenge for people with sensitive skin or after a minor surgery.
Skin-friendly, breathable material gently cushions the wound

'For them, Hansaplast Sensitive Sterile XXL plasters address several needs: They are extra skin-friendly with a soft and breathable material. The non-stick wound pad protects and cushions the wound.

The secure adhesion ensures that the plasters stays in place while at the same time it is painless to remove. The plasters reliably seal the wound all around - helping to prevent contamination.


The products in the Hansaplast Sensitive Sterile XXL range are:

Hansaplast Sensitive Sterile XXL 
sterile state-of-the-art protection for larger wounds

Hansaplast Aqua Protect XXL plasters

Protecting your medium to large wound or wound after minor surgery from water is important for the healing process.
The plasters’ waterproof layer guards against moisture
Hansaplast Aqua Protect Sterile XL and XXL plasters are ideal for washing, showering, bathing and swimming. The waterproof material guards against moisture while their large, non-stick pad protects and cushions the wound. The plasters are breathable and thin and thus flexible enough to adapt to the skin‘s movements.

The two products in the Hansaplast Aqua Protect Sterile XXL range are:

Hansaplast Aqua Protect Sterile XL & XXL
sterile state-of-the-art protection for larger wounds

Use Hansaplast Sterile XXL plasters if:

You need a sterile state-of-the-art wound protection that can be used in combination with additional wound treatment and antiseptics

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