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Steve Spangler Science® Glitter Bug Lotion

Item # R800039
Steve Spangler Science®
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Ages 6+ / Grades 1+
Ever wonder if Mom knew what she was talking about when she told you to wash your hands? Wonder no more Glitter Bug Lotion is sure to cure any doubt about the necessity of handwashing. Squirt a little of the lotion on your hands, rub it in, and then wash your hands. Break out the black light and discover all the germs you missed. You won't believe your eyes when you see everywhere glitter bugs still reside!

  • SIMULATE GERMS WITH GLOW-IN-THE-DARK LOTION!: Children apply this UV-reactive lotion, then wash their hands. Turn off the lights, shine a black light, and they'll see all the glitter bugs that remain on their hands!
  • DRIVE HOME THE IMPORTANCE OF PROPER HANDWASHING TECHNIQUE: The specially formulated Glitter Bug Lotion shows areas where hands weren't thoroughly washed.
  • DEMONSTRATE HOW EASY IT IS TO SPREAD GERMS: When students see how germs remain on their hands even after washing, they will gain a better understanding of how rapidly viruses and bacteria can spread from one child to another.
  • OVER 200 USES! One bottle of Glitter Bug Lotion is enough for dozens of demonstrations. A great way to teach your students, your kids, or even your coworkers a lesson in hygiene! Teach handwashing the fun way with this cool germ-simulating lotion that glows under black light!


Brand Name
Steve Spangler Science®
Age / Grade
Ages 6+ / Grades 1+
Assembly Required
Steve Spangler Science