DIY Application Kit Instructions

Prepare a protected work space next to a sink.
Have a timer handy. 
Remove the dome on each hearing aid.

See application video at the bottom of this page.

Hearing Aid Tube Vanish Color Wheel

1.     Use the color wheel (included in the kit) to select your color.

2.     Release the dye and shake vigorously for 30 seconds. 

release dye into bottle

release dye into bottle

3. Scuff the hearing aid tubes thoroughly on all sides for the full length of the tube. Properly scuffed tubes will look like frosted glass.

scuffing the tube

scuffing the tube

scuffed Tube

scuffed Tube

4. The soaking tray is marked "left" and "right. Insert the speaker/receiver (the end of the tube that goes in your ear canal) through the corresponding left or right hole into the soaking tray. When in proper position, tube rests on the bottom of the tray, with the speaker/receiver pointing up.

 

Some hearing aids have large speakers and it will be easier to disconnect the tube from the hearing aid and insert the tube
from the inside
of the soaking tray.

insert tube into tray

insert tube into tray

Insert tube from inside tray

Insert tube from inside tray

Retainer Tube

Retainer Tube

Note: If your hearing aid has a retention wing, secure it by placing the included retainer tube over both the speaker/receiver and the wing (to get the retention tube up and out of the way).

5. Set the timer for the desired color according to the soaking times on the bottle. Shake the bottle again and pour the dye to just below the bottom of the speaker/receiver. 

Immediately start the timer.

Pour dye into tray

Pour dye into tray

Immediately start timer

Immediately start timer

 

6.     When the time expires, (using the hearing aid outside of the tray) rotate the tube up and out of the dye and pour out the dye. Remove the tube and wipe with a damp cloth. Rinse  the tray.

Detailed application instructions are included in the kit.

Questions?

Feel free to call or text us at 303-579-5361 or email us here

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Rotate tube up and out of dye

Rotate tube up and out of dye

Hearing Aid Speaker/Receiver
Hearing Aid Retainer Tube

Al and Jill Musser provide instruction video on how to dye the transmission tubes for a BTE hearing aid to blend with any skin tone.

Pour dye out of tray

Pour dye out of tray

Scuff Pad
Retention wing on Hearing Aid

                    VANISH
Application Instruction Video

“Using VANISH to treat my hearing aids was a piece of cake. It’s very quick, simple and foolproof.
The best part? Watching my hearing aids disappear!”
— Callie H., Vancouver, Canada