Caring for Super Clean Hands

person washing hands

How To Combat the Effects of Extra Hand Washing:

  • Raw, broken skin makes it harder for soap to work as effectively (as it would on healthy skin). So if you are eczema-prone or just particularly sensitive you need to…
  • Moisturise immediately after washing hands to avoid dryness
  • Moisturising hands reduces microbial shedding from the skin and protects people from picking up viruses, reducing the likelihood of transmission
  • Balms & ointments are usually better than creams & lotions, which can have alcohol and cause further dryness
  • Always use a clean spoon to scoop out your balm, thus avoiding contamination
  • And remember, NOT sharing is caring. Keep your moisturiser to yourself to prevent spreading the germy love.

Stay safe everyone.

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