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Mechanism of action. Chlorhexidine is attracted to the cell membrane (the outer wall) of germs that can cause infection or spoilage of products. This preservative provides long-lasting activity against germs.
Ethyl Alcohol is a Category 1 agent, meaning that it is safe and effective. It provides a quick response against microorganisms and presents greater activity against viruses than the alternative type of alcohol, isopropanol.
Sodium Benzoate prevents yeast, mold, and fungus from forming.
Gluconolactone is a humectant and a solvent that also acts as a preservative. It is a free-scavenger which prevents UV radiation from penetrating the skin.
Lauramine Oxide breaks surface tension in liquids, allowing for the cleansing of surfaces. It is also a foam builder, stabilizer, emollient and conditioner.
How COMPEL works
Each of these ingredients work together to give COMPEL its soft, smooth feeling that help to maintain the skin barrier function so that hands feel soft, smooth, and protected.
Note: COMPEL follows all recommendations from the CDC Guideline for Hand Hygiene in Health-Care Settings. COMPEL's formula is registered with the FDA.
The proof is in the plates. Check out our test results below to see the effects of COMPEL on skin and surfaces!
Some people, though instances are rare, experience adverse effects or even allergic reaction when using the ingredients in COMPEL.
If you develop a rash, hives, swelling, or difficulty breathing, please stop using the product and contact your doctor immediately.
Do not use COMPEL on infants and keep it away from eyes, inner ear, mucus membranes, genitals, and your brain.
Do not drink it, inhale it, or expose it to open flame.
Do use common sense when applying COMPEL, or use only in the presence of someone who has common sense.