Washawaze contains the same cleansing, moisturizing, and conditioning ingredients as the major brand products it replaces, but with all the water removed. When you add water to dissolve Washawaze into lather, it works just like the products you're used to.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has banned marketing personal care products as antibacterial. FDA determined that over-the-counter antibacterial soaps are no better at preventing illness than washing with plain soap and water.
Polyvinyl alcohol is a water-soluble synthetic polymer commonly used in a wide variety of commercial, medical and food applications, including moisturizing eye drops and dietary supplements. It helps Washawaze hold together when dry and dissolve quickly into lather when wet.