The Wipe: A Carrier of Skin Benefits

May 6, 2003 | Contact Author | By: Lee Ellen Drechsler, Mathias K. Herrlein, Anonio Martinez-Campoy and Mauricio Odio, Procter & Gamble
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Keywords: wipe | measurement | techniques | sunscreen | cleansing | baby care

Abstract: The authors review the function, history and benefits of wet wipes, and discuss clinical methods of assessing benefits from using wipes to cleanse infant skin and apply sunscreens on children.

Wet wipes in the personal care area are a relatively new and quickly developing product category. In this article we review the functions, history and benefits of wet wipes. We also describe methods of assessing clinical benefit in two areas: gentle infant skin cleaning and sunscreen efficacy.