Tis’ the season to put that extra commitment on self-hygiene to fight off colds and viral infection. Especially with the recent Coronavirus outbreak, it has become a national reminder to wash our hands before anything to keep the bacteria away and yes, we’d like to do the honour to remind you as well — Please, wash your hands!
How do we wash the hands properly?
We touch just about anything every day and simply washing hands with water and soap won’t absolutely guarantee that germs will go away. With these easy steps however you’ll surely have a better hygiene and higher protection from any infections!
As guided by the World Health Organization (WHO), it only takes about 20 seconds to thoroughly wash our hands — that’s as long as singing the birthday song twice! Here’s how:
With enough hand soap in your hands, start interlacing your soapy/foaming fingers over the left hand and vice versa, and continue interlacing the palms onto each other.
Rub the left thumb in a rotational mode with your other hand clasping the left hand. Do the same with the other hand.
Then, rub the palms rotationally with clasped fingers of the other hand and vice versa.
Rinse and dry your mighty hands with a single-use towel.
This is important: Use that towel to turn off the water tap, you definitely don’t need immediate contact after a wash, and voila, we are done!
All of these are not possible without a good hand wash. With there, here are some of the best hand washes to stay hygienic and fresh throughout the day.
Put your cleanliness and self-love as top priorities with Aesop Resurrection Aromatique Hand Wash. This baby gets the job done to leave your hands feeling fresh and clean throughout each wash. Its combined citrusy smell together with the scent of wood and a tinge of herbaceous is so pleasing and goes so well with any pair of hands regardless of gender.
With the consistency so rich, the soap contains a skin-softening emollient to keep the hands moisturised. That’s not all; it also comes in a jumbo size for a touch of great value.
The harsh ingredients in cleansing products and the constant contact with water together can easily dry and irritate the skin for those experiencing eczema. That won’t be the case when it comes to this Free & Clear Liquid Cleanser.
Made ideally for the skin sensitives, the liquid soap is dermatologically-tested to be used on your hands, face, and body. Free from the harsh chemicals, your skin will be ever so smooth and hydrated all day long!
Give your skin the hydration it deserves with Puracy’s Natural Foaming Hand Wash that is made non-toxic and and versatile all thanks to its plants, minerals, and water formula.
This frothy hand wash leaves no residue but a lingering pleasant smell with every wash - just what we need to stay refreshed throughout the day! Tough enough on grease yet gentle on the skin, this product is biodegradable which allows you to save the Earth too!
A hot-selling product, trusted brand Lifebuoy’s Nature Pure Antibacterial Hand Wash is formulated with betel leaf oil to thoroughly remove nasty germs and protect the skin from any infections. This hand wash will leave your skin feeling refreshed all day long thanks to its organic ingredient formula.
Made to be suitable for all skin types, Cetaphil’s Gentle Skin Cleanser can be used not only as a hand wash but also as a facial and body wash. It works well with any skin types especially dry ones thanks to its pH-balanced formulation to lower risk of irritation. Even better, this non-soap product can be used without water so you use less water overall.
Lather your hands with the luscious BYREDO Suede Hand Wash whenever you feel like pampering yourself. This hand wash smells oh-so-divinely fruity and floral altogether thanks to the fresh Pear and Bergamot mixed with powdery Violet, Green Lily, and sweet Plum. Ever so hydrating and softening, you’ll probably find yourself washing your hands ten times more in a day (but don’t)!
Don’t be fooled by the appearance of this hand wash. In fact, say goodbye to even the toughest grease when you use Permatex’s biodegradable Fast Orange Microgel Hand Cleaner.
Used frequently by mechanics, this hand cleaner is infused with natural citrus and is fortified with various organic ingredients while effectively remove all the dirt without irritating the skin. Also perfect for kitchen use, you can definitely count on Permatex any time of the day!
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