Overuse of Sanitizers May ‘Erase’ Your Fingerprints


Yet another symptom of COVID-19 has been discovered: Overusing hand sanitizer and not using enough moisturizer could erase your fingerprints. Healthworld.com reported that Nehal Mistry, a bank professional in Bopal, India, routinely sanitized her hands six or seven times a day until she noticed that the office biometric fingerprint attendance machine did not recognize her fingerprints. Even her home security system failed to identify her fingerprints, Mistry said.