Antiseptic Sudsing Skin Cleanser. A microbicidal cleanser: For the Veterinarian: Preoperative and postoperative scrubbing and washing. For the Animal: Preoperative prepping. For preparation of the skin prior to surgery. Helps to reduce bacteria that potentially can cause skin infection. For hand washing to reduce bacteria on the skin. Significantly reduces the number of microorganisms on the hands and forearms prior to surgery or patient care.