Can you bathe your child in Dettol?

The answer is yes. “Dettol disinfectant liquid has added Aloe Vera, which is gentle on skin and kills 100 illness causing germs when diluted with bath water.”

Can you put Dettol in kids bath?

Despite the criticism online, doctors have reassured parents it’s perfectly safe to soak in the antibacterial agent – as long as it’s diluted. Pathologist at the National Health Laboratory Service, Dr Louw, explained on Dettol’s website: “Using a Disinfectant Liquid as part of your daily hygiene routine is important.

Is it good to put Dettol in your bath?

However, Dettol’s website states that the antiseptic can be added to bathing water to clean germs, and is safe as long as it is diluted. It can also be used to treat pimples and dandruff , as well as to treat cuts, grazes, bites and stings.

Is Dettol safe for skin?

Absolutely. Dettol Liquid Original is an antibacterial product that can be used on skin.

Can Dettol be used for babies?

Do not add any soaps or liquid cleaners to the bath-water. Once done, pat your baby dry. Make sure to dry the hair, the creases and hard to reach places, like behind the ear. After bathing disinfect the tub with Dettol Antiseptic Liquid to remove germs.

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Can I wash my face with Dettol?

Absolutely. Give your face a good clean with Dettol Original Antibacterial Soap and, if you have problem skin, use it to fight breakouts.

How do you use Dettol Antiseptic Liquid for bathing?

Directions for Use

  1. Use it while bathing by mixing 1 cap of the Dettol Antiseptic Disinfectant Liquid in a bucket of plain water.
  2. Soak some diluted Dettol liquid in a cotton ball and apply on cuts, wounds, scrapes, etc. …
  3. Mix 1-2 caps of the liquid in water for cleaning activities like wiping, cloth washing, etc.

Can smelling Dettol harmful?

The main risk from Dettol poisoning is pulmonary aspiration, leading to pneumonia, adult respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) and/or sudden cardiorespiratory arrest.

Is a Dettol bath good for eczema?

Do not use Dettol Liquid • on eczema or similar dry skin conditions • if you are allergic to chloroxylenol or any of the other ingredients • after the expiry date printed on the bottle.