• Crocs Is Donating Free Shoes to Healthcare Workers on the Frontlines of the COVID-19 Crisis

    6 days ago - By Pop Sugar

    We love to see so many fashion brands giving back during the coronavirus crisis we're living through, and footwear brand Crocs is one of those key companies, offering healthcare workers free shoes through its COVID-19: "A Free Pair for Healthcare" program. Crocs is allowing US workers to select from the Classic and Crocs at Work collections to find a pair online. They will continue to be sent with zero charge on shipping until the daily limit is reached. Each day at 12 p.m. ET, Crocs reopens the request form. Crocs President and CEO Andrew Rees commented on the helpful initiative:
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  • Is Hand Sanitizer as Good as Soap? And More Questions Answered by a Handwashing Expert

    Is Hand Sanitizer as Good as Soap? And More Questions Answered by a Handwashing Expert

    6 days ago - By Pop Sugar

    Handwashing is important every day, but it's especially crucial during a pandemic like the novel coronavirus to help keep you and others safe. "The simple act of handwashing with soap is still the best defense that we have against coronavirus," Myriam Sidibe, PhD, a senior fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School and recognized handwashing expert, told POPSUGAR. The coronavirus is an enveloped virus - there's a protective layer around it - and washing with soap and water removes this envelope, causing the virus to die, she said.
    Soap can help fight a lot of other "outbreak pathogens and common...
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  • CoverGirl's Parent Company Is Now Making Hand Sanitizer to Fight the Coronavirus

    CoverGirl's Parent Company Is Now Making Hand Sanitizer to Fight the Coronavirus

    6 days ago - By Pop Sugar

    Coty Inc. is the latest company to join the long list of brands that are giving back during the coronavirus pandemic. While other brands like Lipslut, Peace Out, and Grande Cosmetics are donating percentages of their earnings to COVID-19 relief efforts, others like Coty and Bumble and Bumble are using their resources to produce hand sanitizer for hospitals and medical staff .
    The brand, which is the parent company to names like Clairol, CoverGirl, Sally Hansen, and Calvin Klein's fragrances, announced on March 25 that it's currently in the process of making batches of hand sanitizer in its...
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