Madurai , 2017: The Himalaya Drug Company, thefirst Indian Wellness brand to introduce hand sanitizers in the year 2002,has come up with five variants of PureHands in exciting flavors like Green Apple, Litchi, Orange, Strawberry and Lemon. Enriched with the power of herbs like Coriander, Lime, Ushira and Neem, it is an herbal formulation that is safe to use. The antimicrobial, natural bactericidal, fungicidal, and antiviral properties of the herbs in the sanitizer helps keep viruses, bacteria and fungi at bay.
Mr. Philip Haydon, CEO, The Himalaya Drug Company, said, “We are looking at providing quick and easy hand sanitization options for people who are always on the move.The new variants of PureHands are available in 50, 100, 250 and 500 ml with an attractive packaging and aromatic fragrance to reach out to the younger generation as well. PureHands is an effective hand sanitizer, which kills 99.9% of germs, prevents infection, and ensures total hand hygiene.We are thrilled to see the response that we are receiving for PureHands.”
PureHands is made of effectiveherbal ingredients that aid in keeping germs and diseases away. Hrivera is an antibacterial, deodorizing and cooling herb which is incorporated in the hand sanitizer to help in softening hands. Another important ingredient in the PureHands range is Ushira, which helps in the removal of excess heat from the body, thus providing a cooling effect. Additionally, the product includes Neem that possesses antibacterial, antiviral and antifungal properties andhelps in treating skin diseases. It also contains Coriander, which possesses antimicrobial and astringent properties, and Lime, which is rich in vitamin C and helps in protecting the skin from itching, The moisturizers in the hand sanitizer prevents skin irritation and dryness. Another key ingredient in PureHands is Prasanna or Ethyl alcoholthat helps in fighting disease causing bacteria with its anti-microbial properties.
Clinical studies conducted by leading hospitals in India shows that Himalaya’s PureHands significantly reduces microbial germs that can cause a variety of illnesses. PureHands are priced at INR55, INR 90 INR 175 and INR 300 for a 50 ml, 100 ml,250 ml and 500 mlrespectively and is available in leading medical and retail stores across India. It can also be purchased from Himalaya’s online store.
About Himalaya Wellness
Himalaya Wellness is a newly created division of the Himalaya group which was launched in December 2015. Divided into 3 wings, it comprises of Pure Herbs, General Wellness and Nutrition, addressing a wide spectrum of medical issues – from preventive care to health management. While Pure Herbs range offers tablets and syrups with extracts of herbs like Ashvagandha, Amalaki, Neem, Tulasi, Karela. General Wellness offer creams and capsules for conditions like cracked heels, hair loss and acne. The Nutrition wing offers health supplements under the name HiOwna.
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About The Himalaya Drug Company
The Himalaya Drug Company was founded in 1930 by Mr. M. Manal with a clear vision to bring Ayurveda to the society in a contemporary form and to demystify the 5,000-year- old system of medicine. Today with over 200 products spanning pharmaceuticals, personal care, baby care and animal health, Himalaya has reinterpreted Ayurveda, offering head-to- heel herbal healthcare for every member of the family. Products like Liv.52, Septilin, and Bonnisan from the pharmaceutical stable have acquired blockbuster status today. In the personal care portfolio, Himalaya is the maker of the no. 1 face wash in India –Purifying Neem Face Wash. Over the years, the company has received numerous domestic and international certifications for good manufacturing practices. The latest from SGS, France, certifies the company’s manufacturing, storage and supply of personal care products.
For more information, please visit – www.himalayawellness.com