Springwise: Therapeutic Medicine Delivered Through Your Clothes

Springwise: Therapeutic Medicine Delivered Through Your Clothes
Innovation

A new, reloadable fabric has the ability to transmit medication via the skin.

Liz Walsh
  • 4 november 2011

Just the other day we covered Twosquaremeter’s knitwear made with milk and seaweed fibers thought to benefit the skin, but since then we’ve come across a fabric with potentially greater beneficial properties. Dubbed iLoad, the new textile from Swiss Schoeller Textil is designed to deliver therapeutic medicines transdermally, or via the skin.

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