How To Make Hand Sanitizer at Home

0
96

How To Make Hand SanitizerHow To Make Hand Sanitizer: In this current situation, there is huge shortage of hand sanitizer in the market and luckily if you get one, price is very high but don’t worry you can make your own hand sanitizer at home with only few ingredients and much less cost. Washing hands with soap is best way to kill bacteria, fungus and viruses but if you are outside from home or you don’t have soap and water then hand sanitizer is the best option for you. Here we have mentioned 4 different and easy ways to make homemade hand sanitizer.

hand sanitizer

Rubbing Alcohol Base Hand Sanitizer

One of the simple and easy methods to make hand sanitizer at home is using rubbing alcohol. Rubbing alcohol helps to kill bacteria, fungus and viruses; here are ingredients and instructions to make rubbing alcohol base hand sanitizer.

Ingredients you’ll need:

  • Rubbing alcohol.
  • Aloe vera gel.
  • Plastic mixing bowl.
  • Plastic spoon.
  • Funnel.
  • Pump dispenser bottle.

Instructions:

  • Take 1 cup of rubbing alcohol in plastic mixing bowl and then add half cup of aloe vera gel and mix well with plastic spoon.
  • Now put the mixture in pump dispenser bottle with the help of funnel and your rubbing alcohol base hand sanitizer is ready to use.

Ethyl Alcohol Base Hand Sanitizer

If you don’t have rubbing alcohol then you can substitute it with “ethyl alcohol” it is equally good as rubbing alcohol. Here are ingredients and instructions to make ethyl alcohol base hand sanitizer.

Ingredients you’ll need:

  • Ethyl alcohol (ethanol alcohol).
  • Aloe vera gel.
  • Tea tree oil.
  • Coconut oil.
  • Essential oil (lavender or peppermint).
  • Plastic Mixing bowl.
  • Plastic spoon.
  • Funnel.
  • Pump dispenser bottle.

Instructions:

  • Take 2 tea-spoons of ethyl alcohol in plastic mixing bowl and then add 1 cup of aloe vera gel and mix well with plastic spoon.
  • Then add 20 drops of tea tree oil, 5 drops of essential oil and 2 tea-spoons of coconut oil and mix well.
  • Now put the mixture in pump dispenser bottle with the help of funnel and your ethyl alcohol base hand sanitizer is ready to use.

Witch Hazel Base Hand Sanitizer

If you don’t have ethanol alcohol then you can use “witch hazel”. Witch hazel has tannins chemical which is anti-viral and anti-bacterial. In this method, we will also use tea tree oil which has antiseptic benefits. Here are ingredients and instructions to make witch hazel base hand sanitizer.

Ingredients you’ll need:

  • Witch hazel.
  • Aloe vera gel.
  • Tea tree oil.
  • Essential oil (lavender or peppermint).
  • Plastic mixing bowl.
  • Plastic spoon.
  • Funnel.
  • Pump dispenser bottle.

Instructions:

  • Take 2 tea-spoons of witch hazel in plastic mixing bowl and then add 1 cup of aloe vera gel and mix well with plastic spoon.
  • Then add 20 drops of tea tree oil and 5 drops of essential oil and mix well.
  • Now put the mixture in pump dispenser bottle with the help of funnel and your witch hazel base hand sanitizer is ready to use.

WHO Recommended Homemade Hand Sanitizer

World Health Organization (WHO) has given the formula of homemade hand sanitizer with 3 ingredients, number one rubbing alcohol or ethanol alcohol, number two hydrogen peroxide and number three glycerine. Here are ingredients and instructions to make WHO recommended homemade hand sanitizer.

Ingredients you’ll need:

  • Rubbing alcohol or ethanol alcohol (91% to 99% alcohol should be there).
  • Hydrogen peroxide.
  • Glycerine.
  • Sterile distilled water or boiled cold water.
  • Plastic mixing bowl.
  • Plastic spoon.
  • Funnel.
  • Pump dispenser bottle.

Instructions:

  • Take half cup of rubbing alcohol or ethanol alcohol in plastic mixing bowl and then add 1 tea-spoon of hydrogen peroxide and mix well with plastic spoon.
  • Then add 2 tea-spoon of glycerine & half cup of sterile distilled water and mix well.
  • Now put the mixture in pump dispenser bottle with the help of funnel and your WHO recommended homemade hand sanitizer is ready to use.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here