Cream Applicator is a sterile applicator pad specially designed to apply medicinal ointments cream and similar topical formulas. Its construction provides consumers a simple sanitary method of applying ointments. The cream applicator helps prevent the spread of germs and bacteria association with applying creams by hand. What makes this product different? This product has a built in sturdy barrier that makes it easy and safe to apply without gloves. As a RN I know that infection control is the main goal of every procedure performed.The cream applicator protects both parties from exposure to serious and even deadly infections or disease. Diaper cream especially is thick and hard to wash off the care taker hands after applying it. The cream applicator is so versatile it will be useful in American households, general medical and surgical centers, military, schools, Spas and daycare centers.