Dettol Classic Antiseptic Liquid
Gentle antiseptic to kill germs on the skin
For use as a gentle antiseptic on the skin. Also suitable as a household disinfectant. A house is not a home without a bottle of iconic Dettol Antiseptic and Disinfectant Liquid in your bathroom or kitchen cupboard! This much-loved antiseptic cleanser Dettol product has been helping to fight germs and providing all-round family protection against germs for generations – and continues to care for your family today
How to Use
More ways to use this product…
Prepare a 1:20 dilution using 20mL (approximately 1 capful) of Dettol Liquid in 400mL of water. Liberally cleanse the affected area with diluted Dettol Liquid until the area is wiped clean. Discard any unused mixture.
For household grade disinfection, prepare a 1:20 dilution using 20mL of Dettol Liquid in 400mL of water. Wipe down hard surfaces around the home. No need to rinse. Discard diluted solutions after use.
For external use only. Do not use undiluted liquid. Avoid contact with eyes. Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed seek medical advice. Do not mix with detergents or other chemicals. Do not use on high gloss acrylic surfaces.
How does Dettol work?
The active ingredient - Chloroxylenol - is an antiseptic and disinfectant.
Can I use Dettol on open wounds?
Though Dettol Antiseptic Liquid Original can indeed be used on wounds, dilute the formulation before applying. However, for best results we recommend the Dettol Wound Wash - a special formulation designed to clean cuts, gashes and lesions.
Is Dettol Antiseptic antibacterial?
Absolutely. Dettol Liquid Original is an antibacterial product that can be used on skin.