Hibiscrub 4% is commonly used in hospitals for pre-operative surgical hand disinfection, ward and pre-operative hand washing and as part of post-operative outpatient aftercare.
It is used as an antiseptic hand wash and to keep the skin free from harmful bacteria. It contains the active ingredient Chlorhexidine gluconate 4% w/v which binds to the skin forming an effective barrier. Proven to keep killing bacteria and protecting the skin for up to 6 hours after application.
The formula is effective against a wide range of bacteria, yeasts, viruses and some fungi. It can be applied undiluted in the shower as you would use a shower gel, or added to the water of a bath for whole body washing. Containing a blend of emollients and dermatologically tested, it helps soften and hydrate the skin.
Care should be taken during use to avoid contact with the eyes and ears.