Watsons has collaborated with Mundipharma and launched Betadine® Natural Defense personal care product range in Malaysia by expanding its expertise from antiseptics into the personal care market. Free of 8 undesirable chemicals, Betadine® Natural Defence features natural ingredients nurturing skin health while providing maximum germs killing effect. It helps families achieve their personal hygiene needs on a daily basis with no compromise.
The brand features body wash, hand wash, and hand sanitizer products free of 8 harmful chemical residues: SLS (Sodium Lauryl Sulfate), MIT (Methylisothiazolinone), Parabens, Triclosan, Triclocarbon, Paraben, Formaldehyde, Dioxane and BHT (Butylated Hydroxytoluene). It delivers 99.99% germ killing property, skin nurturing benefits powered by natural ingredients, manuka honey, pomegranate and tea tree. Organic aloe vera is added to produce a moisturizing effect and vitamin E for healthy looking skin.
During the launch of BETADINE® Natural Defense at One Utama shopping mall, renowned consultant dermatologist Dr. Ch'ng Chin Chwen was invited to share her insights on how people can take preventive measures to avoid harmful chemical exposure to themselves and their family. Shoppers who missed out on the launch event can participate in the BETADINE® Natural Defense ongoing roadshow at One Utama, where shoppers can test out the new product range as well as learn about making smart choice for personal care products.
Suresh Pragasam, Mundipharma Regional GM for South East Asia said, “Trusted by healthcare professionals, patients and consumers over 60 years, Betadine has been recognized as a global expert brand in fighting germs and infection. We’re very excited about this breakthrough – a daily-use range that that does not contain the common harmful ingredients, includes healthy natural ingredients and protects against germs. It makes it a natural choice for people who want effective daily hygiene for themselves and their families but don’t want to compromise on quality.”
(From L - R) Thoren Tan, Trading Director of Watsons Malaysia, Amy Zheng, Head of Consumer Healthcare, South East Asia Mundipharma, Caryn Loh, Managing Director of Watsons Malaysia, Dr. Ch’ng Chin Chwen, Consultant Dermatologist and Julie Woon
(LEFT) Thoren Tan, Trading Director of Watsons Malaysia, Amy Zheng, Head of Consumer Healthcare, South East Asia Mundipharma, Caryn Loh, Managing Director of Watsons Malaysia and Dr. Ch’ng Chin Chwen, Consultant Dermatologist
Betadine® Natural Defense personal care product range