When you have a small fever, you do not want to give him or her any extra discomfort. This is prevented by using the Omron MC720 Gentle Temp. With this infrared thermometer you measure the temperature without making contact with the body. You place the device 1 to 3 centimeters from the forehead and press the start button. The result will appear on the display within 1 second. In addition to the body temperature, the device also measures the heat of a surface, an object or indoors. For example, you always know whether the bottle is ready for use.