Cold Hands: Embalming Tip of the Week

Embalming Funeral Industry News GROW February 22, 2021
Embalming tips

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Cold Hands: Embalming Tip of the Week

We are excited to collaborate with Cold Hands and Monica Torres, renowned licensed funeral director, embalmer, cremationist, cosmetic reconstructive specialist, desairologist, and owner/founder of NXT Generation Mortuary Support! Every week Connecting Directors will now share “Cold Hands Embalming Tip of the Week,” which Monica posts each Sunday afternoon to her Instagram channel @coldhandshost.

Cold Hands Embalming Tip of the Week: Use Leftover Arterial Fluid in the Tank to Hypo Adipose Tissues on Oversized Autopsied Cases

Use leftover over arterial fluid in the tank to hypo πŸ₯½ πŸ’‰ inject the adipose tissue in the β€œflaps” on oversized posted πŸ’€cases for added preservation where there is poor distribution in the belly area and flanks.

Pro tip:
πŸ’€πŸ§ͺπŸ‘‰πŸ»I always wear a full face respirator to lower my exposure while hypo injecting.
Hope you like this week’s tip! Until next week Happy Embalming! πŸ’€πŸ–€πŸ§ͺ🧀

Deathcare professionals: To gain online support for the embalming tips, visit Cold Hands Answers at

NXT Generation Mortuary Support offers ongoing online continuing education opportunities for deathcare professionals! Next up is Embalming the COVID19 Case; Advanced Disinfection Procedures on March 4, 2021, for which you can register here.