Hand soap is one of the best weapons against the novel coronavirus. Scientists recommend using any soap, since it's the lather created by soap that's proven to kill COVID-19. So you might be wondering where to buy hand soap right now.
Fortunately, buying hand soap online isn't as difficult as you may think. Yes, a lot of retailers are running low on stock, but others are doing an excellent job of keeping their inventory fresh.
When using hand soap, the Centers for Disease Control recommends washing your hands for at least 20 seconds. If soap and water aren't available, the CDC recommends using hand sanitizer. (Make sure to check out our guide on where to buy hand sanitizer if you're running low on stock). Otherwise, here are all the retailers where to buy hand soap right now.
- Shop all hand soap at Staples
- Shop all hand soap at Office Depot
- Shop all hand soap at REI
- Shop all hand soap at Newegg
- Shop all hand soap at Target
- Shop all hand soap at Lowe's
Where to buy hand soap
Dial Basics Hand Soap Refill: $13 @ Staples
This 128-ounce bottle of Dial hand soap is in stock for $13.29 at Office Depot. It contains moisturizers that help prevent your hands from drying.
Simplehuman Sensor Pump: $49 @ Office Depot
This touch-free soap dispenser can be filled with soap or hand sanitizer. It's easy to use and you can adjust how much soap is dispensed. It comes with an 8-ounce soap refill pouch.
Method Hand Wash: $3 @ Office Depot
Method's plant-based hand soap cleans your hands without the use of harsh chemicals. This 12-ounce bottle is $3.99.
Dove White Beauty Bar: $2 @ Office Depot
This bar of soap is made with mild cleansers and moisturizing cream to keep your hand clean and moisturized.
Method Hand Wash Refill: $6 @ Office Depot
Along with social distancing, soap is one of the best ways to stop the spread of COVID-19. This 1-liter pack of Method Hand Wash is intended to be a refill for bottles, but can be used on its own.
Softsoap Liquid Hand Soap Refill: $8 @ Office Depot
This 50-ounce bottle of Softsoap is in stock at Office Depot for $8.29. It cleans and moisturizes your hands with each wash.
Mrs. Meyer's Hand Soap Refill: $7 @ Staples
This 33-ounce bottle of Mrs. Meyer's hand soap (Lemon Verbena) is in stock at Staples for $7.29.
Mrs Meyer's Liquid Hand Soap: $6 @ Office Depot
Office Depot has stock of this 12.5-ounce bottle of Mrs. Meyer's Liquid Hand Soap. It features aloe vera gel and olive oil to keep your hands from drying.
Sea to Summit Citronella Wilderness Wash Soap: $5 @ REI
Although it was meant for camping, this 3-ounce bottle of Sea to Summit Wilderness Wash Soap can be used to clean hands, dishes, and even fabrics.