Category Archives: Masks

ZZZ-Mask CPAP Full Face Mask Review

ZZZ-Mask CPAP Full Face Mask Review

ZZZ-Mask CPAP Full Face Mask Review

Pros

  • Flexible and Lightweight
  • Very easy to clean
  • No forehead support
  • Clear line of sight
  • 360 degree swivel elbow
  • One way valve

Cons

  • Quick release clips can break easily
  • Seal pressure at nose too rigid
  • Fitting chart is poor
  • Connectors on side of head are uncomfortable for side sleepers

$80

3/5

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Zest Nasal Mask Review

Zest Nasal CPAP Nasal Mask Review

Zest Nasal CPAP Nasal Mask Review

Zest Mask Review (Nasal Mask)

Rating Cost Made By
5 / 5 $ 55 Fisher and Paykel

Summary

Another excellent mask from Fisher and Paykel. The Zest Nasal Mask features the Gliderstrap AntiLeak system that allows you to move your head side to side without affect the mask on your face. The quick release EasyClick system allows for effortless cleaning of the mask.

Pros Cons
– Gliderstrap AntiLeak System – hard to get seal at high pressures (> 15cmH2O)
– One Step Removal – Headgear is only one size fits most
– EasyClip Silicone Seal – if tube is routed over the head the air diffuser blows in your face
– Advanced Air Diffuser – extra care cleaning foam insert
– Stretch Gear Headgear – Can’t adjust the bridge of the nose
– Foam Cushion Insert – can be hard on the bridge of the nose
– Good for all sleeping positions
– Good for facial hair
– 3 Sizes (Zest Petite, Zest, and Zest Wide Nostrils
– Cushion and foam insert can be bought separately to lengthen the life of the mask.
 

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Wisp Nasal CPAP Nasal Mask Review

Wisp Nasal CPAP Nasal Mask Review

Wisp Nasal CPAP Nasal Mask Review

Wisp Mask Review (Nasal Mask)

Rating Cost Made By
3 / 5 $109 Philips Respironics

Summary

Pros Cons
– Compact and lightweight design – hard to wash fabric frame
– unhindered view, even with glasses – velcro: liable to stretch or clog up
– Multiple sizes – fabric frame material of questionable quality
– Clear silicone or fabric frame – not for Long Noses
– Stylish
– Active Sleeper friendly

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Swift FX Nasal Pillow Mask Review

Swift FX Nasal Pillow Mask Review

Swift FX Nasal Pillow Mask Review

This sleek and minimalist nasal pillow mask is very lightweight and easy to put on. RESMed has taken everything they learned from their Swift LT mask and successfully applied it to this mask.

This is a comfortable mask: from it’s improved nasal pillows, the soft frame and easy to use headgear.

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SleepWeaver Elan Nasal Mask Review

SleepWeaver Elan

SleepWeaver Elan

SleepWeaver Elan Review (Nasal Mask)

Rating Cost Made By
2 / 5 $94 Circadence

Summary

Pros Cons
– Cloth Mask – pulls moisture and heat from skin – Hard to clean mask
– Three cushion sizes (S, M, + L) – Slightest move generates mask leaks
– Feather weight tube and tether kit – Very fussy on face shape
– Rotating Elbow – No easy disconnect
– Small and travel friendly – Mask is uncomfortable under the hose.
– Cushion covers: beige, blue, pink, camo and leopard!
– No Rigid frame or forehead pad : free to flex, bend and compress  

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