Cold Hands Embalming Tip of the Week

Embalming Funeral Industry News GROW July 6, 2021
Cold Hands Embalming Tip of the Week

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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@coldhandshosts.

Hope you all are enjoying theseli’ltips here with me at the home of the #EmbalmingTipOfTheWeek!

Cold Hands Embalming Tip of the Week: Channel inside the mouth in cases of severe edema

Remember that time 🕰 is our friend when edema is involved and “fluid runs in the path of least resistance.” Create those channels withan S-curve suture and insert a wick with a long piece of webril to lead the water on a path out of the body.

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 Death of a Pet: How to Prepare the Body for Viewing on July 22, 2021, for which you may register here.