The Best And Worst Hand Soap Brands On The Market

Worst: Triclosan Soaps

While the ingredients triclosan and triclocarban are largely banned in the United States, they still slip into some hand soap brands, such as Dial and Softsoap. There are multiple concerns revolving around the two agents, including increased hormonal levels and skin allergies.


According to Mayo Clinic, “In 2017, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) declared that triclosan is not generally recognized as safe and effective for antiseptic products intended for use in health care settings.”