It is strong enough to kill some of the toughest hospital germs but gentle enough for routine family hand washing. The active ingredient is 4% chlorhexidine gluconate which helps reduce bacteria that can potentially cause disease. Proven to be gentle enough for daily use. It binds safely to the skin, leaving a layer of protection (without sticky residue), after it is rinsed off.
Use in the Home
The average person comes in contact with 300 surfaces every 30 minutes, exposing them to 840,000 germs – but using this cleanser as a hand wash on a regular basis can help protect you and your family!. As simple and easy to use as any liquid soap, it has been proven to be effective. Unlike other antibacterial soaps on the market, it not only begins eliminating germs immediately, it bonds with the skin and keeps on eliminating micro-organisms for up to 24 hours, even after washing.
Skin protection before & after surgery
When facing a surgery or procedure, there are many things you might be worried about; however, using Hibiclens can help give you one less worry. Hibiclens has been trusted by hospitals for more than 40 years, with patients frequently instructed to wash with Hibiclens antiseptic skin cleanser before surgery or other procedures to reduce the risk of infection.
How to use
Hands: Wet hands. Apply 5ml to 10ml of cleanser and wash for 1 minute. Pay special attention to underneath the fingernails. Rinse thoroughly.
Body: Wet yourself in the shower and turn water off. Apply generously to your skin and rub it in gently for five minutes with a washcloth. Turn the water back on and rinse very well with warm water. Do not use your regular soap after using and rinsing. Pat yourself dry with a clean towel.