We are listed in Guidestar:


Changing a Colostomy Appliance

This is how she does her daughter.  This is what her stoma looks like after bag is first removed.

I clean it, and rip and roll a barrier ring.


Roll ring around stoma.


Remove toilet paper.


Wafer on.


That is her laying down. Her stoma is kinda mushroom shaped. I’m wondering if you can get that ring wrapped around it might push it up a bit. I wrap it pretty tightly around her stoma.

You can always call the companies too and talk to a stoma nurse. We have always used Hollister products, but a Coloplast stoma nurse actually told me the toilet paper trick and I will love her forever because of it

Thank you. I will try this during my next change.