Category Archives: Nasal Pillow

Mirage Micro Nasal Pillow Mask Review

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Mirage Micro CPAP Nasal Pillow Mask

Rating Price Manufacturer
4/5 $100 ResMed

Summary

A good mask from RedMed with 24 position adjustment making it good for most faces. Comes with a good range of cushions size from kids to wide nostrils.

Pros Cons
– 24 position adjustment – elbow joint squeaks
– mostly clear field of vision – mask is hard on the nose : needs softer material
– 4 masks sizes including kids – not great for a side sleeper
– lots of replacement parts available on Amazon – typical Velcro issues
– headgear clips
– good travel mask
 

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Breeze Sleepgear CPAP Nasal Pillow Mask Review

Breeze SleepGear CPAP Nasal Pillow Mask Review

3/5
$90

Pros

  • unique design for side and front sleepers
  • straps are high, no contact with chin
  • 3 Nasal Pillow sizes
  • open field of vision
  • ultra quiet exhalation
  • over the head hose

Cons

  • can feel back of mask if back sleeper
  • exhalation is straight out and can affect partner
  • pillows are stiff and painful
  • frame is heavy, especially compared to Opus or Optilife.
  • head-gear is one size fits most but not for some.
  • digs into upper nose

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Bravo 2 Mask Review (Nasal Pillow)

Bravo 2 Nasal Pillow Mask

Bravo 2 Nasal Pillow Mask

Rating Cost Made By
3 / 5 $70 InnoMed/RespCare

Summary

Pros Cons
– Multiple wearing styles to suit different sleeping positions – Big clip in the ocipital area so if you’re a bad sleeper it can dig in
– non-claustrophobic – Not suitable for very small nostrils (try Swift FX) might be better for you.
– easy to put on and off – The pillows are prone to leak for some use nose types.
– interchangeable nasal pillows
– Ultra quiet

Summary

Another mask by a relatively unknown manucfacturer: RespCare. Like Fisher and Paykel I like small manufacturers because they have to do things different to make their masks stand out.

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Aloha Mask Review (CPAP Nasal Pillow)

Aloha Mask Review (Nasal Pillow)

RatingPriceManufacturer
4/5$75Devilbiss Healthcare

Summary

The Devilbiss Aloha Nasal Pillow CPAP mask is a mid-priced competent mask. Unique ability to control the angle and depth of the nasal pillows, ball and swivel joint on the mask and a route-able hose over the top of the heads makes this an ideal mask for an active sleeper.Aloha Nasal Pillow CPAP Mask

 

ProsCons
Very lightweightheadgear not small enough for smaller heads
ball and swivel joint and so does hose – great for active sleeperpoor instructions
able to adjust angle and depth of the pillows!does rest on cheeks causing contact sore
angled exhalation portscan’t wash pillow without washing headgear
tube can be routed over the headnot easy to remove and cheap plastic breaks
3 sizes includedlarge pillow is more medium-large and doesn’t fit big nostrils
headgear rubs against top of the ears

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