8 Best Hand Sanitizers to Use

Thursday March 19, 2020 at 7:28 am

With the outbreak of COVID 19 pandemic, people are suggested to become extra conscious about hygiene. Keeping all the things aside, one mandatory thing that you have to do in order to stay away from the virus is washing your hands regularly to avoid the spread of the virus. While it is not possible to have access to soap and water all the time but one thing that surely comes to your rescue during this time of health crisis is a hand sanitizer. Among a plethora of brands available in the market which one should you opt for remains to be a question of top priority. To help you we are here with a list of some of the best hand sanitizers that you can trust.

  1. Dettol

Dettol is one of the most popular trusted brans when it comes to hygiene and health-related products. It thus offers one of the best hand sanitizers to deal with COVID 19 in India. You need to carry this with you all the time to have germ-free as well as clean hands. The sanitizer comes in a simple transparent bottle containing all the essential elements necessary to protect you angst millions of disease-causing germs. Additionally, it curbs the transfer of germs from hand to mouth or other parts of the body. The non-sticky gel is suitable for all the skin types keeping you free from greasy or slimy hands after use. 

  1. Lifebuoy

Lifebuoy Total 10 contains nearly 62% of alcohol having all the essential immunity-boosting properties and at the same time free from all sorts of preservatives as well as harmful chemicals. There are three diverse fragrances, Lemon Fresh, Total 10, and Care from which you can choose the one you like the most. The advanced germ protection properties that it has reduced skin chapping, soothes redness and most primarily helps fight COVID-19. It claims to kills all the germs in 10 seconds offering longer protection in normal days but must be used time and again in the current scenario of a pandemic.

  1. Himalaya

Not only is it popular for the protection it offers but also for the divine fragrance. Himalaya Wellness Pure Hands sanitizer comes in multiple fragrance options like green apple, litchi, strawberry and others containing 70% alcohol assuring killing 99.9% germs. The Ayurvedic property it has makes it unique and preferred to other options available in the market. It has a perfect blend of all the natural active ingredients including coriander oil, neem hrivera, and ushira rendering its formulation skin-friendly that is mild as well as gentle on hands. Another plus point is that it also moisturizes your hands. 

  1. Godrej

This particular hand sanitizer arrives packed in a stunning green colored bottle that is easy to- spray and ensures usage of the right quantity in each spray. It is well supplied with 0.125% Benzalkonium Chloride with no alcohol composition perfectly suitable for kids. It contains all the natural as well as healthy ingredients. It is primarily beneficial for kids at it is gentle on hand amid the COCVID 19 when it needs to be used again and again.

  1. Savlon

Savlon hand sanitizers help you stay away from the disease-spreading germs amidst the spread of the pandemic. Not only does it provides effective protection against the 100 diverse germ types including bacteria, mould, yeast, and dangerous viruses but at the same time also claim to kill 99.99% germs. It, however, does not come with heavy alcoholic compositions but is still one of the best hand sanitizers available in India at present.

  1. Sterillium

Sterillium hand sanitizer has a good concentration of alcohol amounting to more than 50%, the quantity that is required in current times to combat COVID 19. Available at affordable rates in the market, this particular brand promises to help you stay safe and germ-free amidst the pandemic.

  1. Dr. Batra’s

Dr. Batra’s hand sanitizers have multiple active ingredients containing natural extracts like tulsi, basil, castor oil, glycerine, citric acid, benzalkonium chloride, and chlorhexidine gluconate. Not only is it good for adults but also for the kids, efficiently killing germs simultaneously maintaining the skin health, moisture, as well as the feel. Despite hours of application, it is able to retain the moisture content in your skin thereby not letting you feel that you have dry hands.

  1. Kaya

Kaya is also offering the best range of hand sanitizer that is super gentle on your hand moisturizing the skin and killing the germs all at once. The required amount of alcohol content renders it safe. The alcohol-gel-based formula contains all the anti-bacterial agents as well as disinfectants that help free your hands from all sorts of germs.

*The prices are subject to change

Brand  Name  USP Quantity  Price INR
Dettol  Dettol Disinfectant Multi-Use Hygiene Liquid Recommended by Indian Medical Association 500 ML 158
Lifebuoy Lifebuoy Total 10 Antibacterial Hand Sanitizer  Boosts Immunity for 10 hours 50 ML 63


Himalaya Purehands PureHands (Orange) Protection on the go without soap 250 ML 225
Godrej Godrej Protekt Hand Sanitizer Spray  Sprays better coverage 50 ML 50
Savlon Savlon Liquid Hand Sanitizer  provides effective protection against 100 disease-causing germs  750 ML 99
Sterillium STERILLIUM HAND SANITIZER Hygienic Hand Disinfection 500 ML 200
Dr. Batra’s Dr Batras Non Alcoholic Hand Sanitizer Kills germs in just 9 seconds 100ML 110
Kaya Kaya Clinic Hand Sanitizer  Kills 99.9 percent germs without water 100ML 60


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