Hand washing in six easy steps

Washing our hands can help prevent the spread of bacteria and viruses. Follow these six steps for proper and effective hand washing!

6 Steps of Washing Your Hands

Step 1: Wet your hands under running water.

Step 2: Apply soap to your wet hands.

Step 3: Wash your hands for 20 seconds (don’t forget to scrub between your fingers, under your nails, and the tops of your hands).

Step 4: Rinse your hands well under the water.

Step 5: Dry your hands.

Proper handwashing techniques.