A Review of ResMed Mirage Micro Nasal CPAP Mask

After undergoing a sleep study and being given the official diagnosis of obstructive sleep apnea, a lot of individuals will start looking for further information on the condition. 

They will want to know how obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) affects them, what they can do to prevent the short-term and long-term adverse effects, and most critically, how their lives will be changed by the sleep therapy that they are receiving.

This is exactly why Air Liquide Healthcare present you with reviews of various CPAP equipment, with informative articles, and our approach to catering to the specific requirements of each patients is the best. A CPAP mask wearer who is well-informed has a greater chance of being effective with the CPAP therapy.

This is article an evaluation of a nasal CPAP mask, this time we are focusing on one that is manufactured by ResMed and called the Mirage Micro nasal mask.

See also: Review of the ResMed AirFit P10 Nasal Pillow CPAP Mask

Specifications for the Mirage Micro Nasal Mask

In order to provide you with a suggestion that is based on accurate information, your physician will need to be aware of the characteristics of each mask. There is a wide range of parameters that can be met by the various kinds of masks. The following is a list of the Mirage Micro’s technical characteristics and features.

This nasal CPAP mask includes the following features:

  • The therapeutic pressure ranges between 4 and 20 centimetres of water
  • The operational humidity range is between 15 and 95 percent.
  • Operating temperatures between 41 to 104 degrees F (5-40 degrees C)
  • Dimensions 140mm’ (H) x 91mm (W) x 93mm (D)
  • The empty volume of the CPAP mask from the beginning of the swivel to the end is referred to as dead space.
  • The CPAP mask’s service life is affected by factors such as how well it is cared for, how frequently it is used, how well it is maintained, and the characteristics of the environment in which it is used and stored.
  • The Mirage Swift II has a total volume of 128 millilitres of dead space.

When it comes to the production of their CPAP masks, ResMed does not make use of any potentially harmful components. It can be thrown out with the rest of your regular garbage at the end of the day. It is also important to mention that it should be kept in a dark, dry, and cool location away from the exposure of direct sunlight.

The Advantages of using the Mirage Micro Nasal Mask

  • Versatility: The wearer of this nasal mask can adjust it to one of twenty-four distinct positions. Because there is such a diverse range of choices, there is something that will appeal to each individual. Patients have the ability to adjust the fit of this mask so that they have the most comfortable night’s sleep possible.
  • It contains a Microfit dial that allows for fine-tuning changes so that it can cater to the preferences of each user.
  • It’s incredibly silent. The CPAP mask you’re using has a vent that directs air away from you and your bed mate.
  • It allows for greater freedom of vision. While you are protecting your face with a mask, you can do things like read a book, watch television, or even wear glasses. This CPAP mask is designed to accommodate you, even if you are the type of person who likes to read in bed or watch television right before going to sleep.


Every mask has the possibility of causing problems. As a patient, you could feel frustrated whenever one of these problems arises. Knowing how to correct problems as they occur is a good method to ensure that your continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) mask is operating as effectively as possible.

If you have a poor seal or one that is uncomfortable

Check to see if the CPAP mask fits properly. The proper fitting and modifications are typically the answers to problems with masks that are uncomfortable or do not seal properly. Follow the directions to ensure that your CPAP mask is properly fitted, and keep in mind that it should be held firmly against your face without applying any pressure. A useful hint is that it ought to have the snugness of yoga trousers.

During the assembling process, the cushion may get crooked. Make sure the cushion is okay. Check to see that it is installed appropriately and in accordance with the instructions. A poor seal might also be caused by the positioning of the cushion. Creases in the cushion will result in air leaking out of the cushion.

Ensure that your pillow is clean. Contaminated cushions might lead to poor seals or a seal that is uncomfortable. You should clean your cushion in accordance with the instructions provided.

If the problem persists despite your attempts to remedy it, the problem may lie in the size of the cushion. Have a discussion about getting the correct sizing with the provider of your sleep medicine or the DME technician.

Noisy Mask

If you find that your mask has become noisier or that the amount of noise has changed, there may be a problem with the construction of the mask. Take apart your mask, and then put it back together again while following the included instructions.

When you use your CPAP mask, an additional level of noise may result from a blocked vent. Utilizing a brush with softer bristles, thoroughly clean the vents.


It is going to be uncomfortable when the dial is inserted into the mask before the mask frame before the forehead support. This is an easy problem to solve. You will need to take apart your CPAP mask and then reassemble it according to the instructions.


Feel free to contact Air Liquide Healthcare if you have any more questions or concerns concerning the Mirage Micro CPAP masks or any other subject linked to sleep, and we would be happy to assist you. In order to provide the most efficient and reliable form of sleep therapy possible.

Review of the ResMed AirFit P10 Nasal Pillow CPAP Mask

Patients report the highest rates of CPAP compliance when their CPAP mask fits comfortably and they are able to get restful sleep while using it.

Studies have indicated that patients are unlikely to achieve the best from CPAP therapy when the cpap mask fit is poor and/or uncomfortable. This is because the CPAP system is designed to help patients breathe easier while they sleep. This frequently results in the patient giving up completely on their CPAP device.

In order to help you avoid these kinds of predicaments, we have provided a comprehensive analysis of the ResMed Airfit P10. This well-liked CPAP mask has a small footprint but offers exceptional ease of use. 

In order to assist you in having a comfortable night’s sleep, we will provide you with information regarding the one-of-a-kind characteristics of this CPAP mask, as well as user tips and frequently asked questions.

Related: Effective Ways to Use CPAP Masks While Sick with Cold

The Specifications of the ResMed AirFit P10

The ResMed AirFit P10 is a nasal pillow mask, which means that it is made up of plastic inserts that are inserted directly into the nostrils. This type of mask is commonly used in CPAP therapy.

This CPAP mask is available in two different variations: the conventional AirFit P10, as well as the AirFit P10 for Her.

Both iterations are exceptionally lightweight, exceedingly robust, and cause only a minimal amount of visibility obstruction.

Specifications of the Product

  • 15 inches in length for the short tube.
  • The length of the stretchable headwear is 19.25 inches.
  • The breadth of the headwear is 0.75 inches.
  • Free of Latex

The Advantages of Using the ResMed AirFit P10

This nasal cushion system from ResMed is promoted as the company’s quietest device currently available. It is about fifty percent quieter and fifty percent lighter than its well-known predecessor, the ResMed Swift FX Mask system, without compromising the latter’s performance or dependability.

Because it utilises QuietAir technology, the AirFit P10 mask is almost inaudible to both the patient and their partner. This feature is a significant benefit. Patients are given the freedom to move about without jeopardising the integrity of the seal provided by their CPAP masks because to its innovative, lightweight, and highly durable flex-tubes.

The fact that this CPAP mask consists of only three parts makes it both simple to put together and simple to clean.

The nasal pillows have right and left laterality and are color-coded according to size, making it easy to position yourself. There are four different sizes available for the AirFit P10: extra small (pink), small (clear), medium (grey), and large (blue).

The AirFit P10 for Her is available in three different sizes, ranging from extra small to medium. Because the nasal pillow creates a seal on contact through the use of a trampoline effect, there is no room for question regarding the efficiency of the CPAP mask.

AirFit P10 For Women

This version, which won an award, is tailored expressly to meet the requirements that are unique to women. It is equipped with all of the characteristics of the AirFit P10, including technology that is both lightweight and silent. In addition to this, it comes in sizes and colours that are more suitable for women.

The auto-adjusting headgear that comes with the QuickFit CPAP mask makes it possible to put on and take off the mask in less than thirty seconds.

Frequently Asked Questions

What kinds of CPAP machines are compatible with the AirFit P10 CPAP mask?

This CPAP mask system may be used with any sort of CPAP, BiPAP, or APAP machine, which is something that we like to reassure our patients about.

When connecting the machine system to the AirFit P10 mask, you can use the standard tubing that comes with the machine. There is no requirement for any specialised adapters.

Why is my mask leaking?

If you discover that the seal on your CPAP mask is leaking, a straightforward solution is to clean the mask in accordance with the recommendations provided by the manufacturer. Following the cleaning, reassembly is required. Checking the dimensions of the nasal pillow is yet another uncomplicated solution. There are four different sizes available for the nasal pillow: extra small, small, medium, and big.

Checking the size of your mask may be all that is required to fix a leaky CPAP mask. If, after cleaning your mask and ensuring that it is the correct size, you still find that it is leaking, you should contact the ResMed customer support line.

If I wear this mask, can I still wear my glasses?

When it’s time for bed, many patients would rather watch television or read. The AirFit P10 mask’s design, which is based on the idea of an open-concept, provides exceptional visibility. Patients are able to wear their prefered eyewear without any difficulty while using the nasal cushion mask, which nevertheless delivers high-quality CPAP treatment.

I am a side-sleeper. Will the AirFit P10 be compatible with my body?

Yes! Because it is a nasal pillow system, the AirFit P10 was created with the needs of people who sleep on their sides or bellies in mind. Even for the most active sleepers, the lightweight construction enables an excellent seal that remains in place. This is a significant benefit.


Many clients have expressed how much they appreciate the fact that the AirFit P10 is both compact and easy to carry. Our patients at Air Liquide Healthcare remark that they are able to obtain a good night’s sleep without having to worry about how the position in which they sleep may affect the effectiveness of the mask seal. Many patients appreciate the silent vent, and their partners say that it causes them very few sleep disruptions.

Air Liquide Healthcare is committed to assisting you in locating the ideal sleep mask for your specific preferences and requirements. Simply click on the link provided below to set up an appointment with one of our experts.