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Skin protection against oily, greasy dirt: rath’s pr88

rath’s pr88

Skin protection cream

The special tool for your hands

Simply clean hands: rath’s pr88 is our special tool against oily, greasy and strongly adhesive dirt.
When you apply rath’s pr88 to your hands prior to work, the Cream forms a reliable protective film. The penetration and adhesion of oil, grease, paint, graphite, soot, dust, tar, glue, artificial resin, polyester and silicone is effectively prevented.
rath’s pr88

The classic product for the workshop

and has been for over 50 years.


100 ml tins
litre tins
1,6 litre dispenser cartridges
10 litre buckets


After work, you can then get your hands clean again quickly, without prolonged scrubbing. The dirt is simply washed off with the protective film. With a twist of your wrist!
  • Washable skin protection
  • The classic skin protection product for over 50 years
  • Simple application
  • Short drying time
  • Does not stick or leave behind any fingerprints
  • Good tool grip
  • Dexterity is maintained
  • Very high protection potential during work
  • Facilitates skin cleansing
  • Free of perfumes, preservatives and silicone
  • Very good skin compatibility - dermatologically tested


Aqua, Glycerin, Sodium Silicate, Sodium Tallowate, Ceteareth-25, Paraffin, Sodium Cocoate, Sodium Hydroxide, Sodium Chloride, Tetrasodium Glutamate Diacetate, Sodium Thiosulfate, Parfum.


Carefully rub a hazelnut-sized quantity (approx. 2-3 ml) of rath's pr88 into the hands before work - particularly into the finger nails and nail beds - and leave to dry. The dry, elastic and sturdy grip protective film forms an effective contact barrier between the skin and work substances.

After work, wash the hands after gradually adding water, thoroughly rinse and dry. The dirt is rinsed off together with the rath's pr88.


The use of skin protection products does not release you from the obligatory application of legally specified protection measures.


rath’s pr88, as a skin product, is subject to the legal specifications in the EC Cosmetics Ordinance.


Tested by the Dermatest GmbH – Research Institute For Reliable Results, Muenster.
Result: rath’s pr88 passed the dermatological inspections conducted by specialist doctors with a "very good".


Tested by: Dr. Pittermann in collaboration with the Institut für Pharmakologie, Toxikologie und Pharmazie der Tierärztlichen Hochschule (Institute for Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmacy of the Veterinary University, Hannover) (Prof. Dr. M. Kietzmann).

Result: Verification of the efficacy against lipophilic toxicants in the BUS skin protection test. The effective protective performance of pr88 was verified through the single and multiple application of the model toxicants n-octane, model-cooling lubricant (KSS) Type II and model KSS Type III.


rath’s pr88 can be stored between 0 and 25 °C. The minimum shelf life of unopened packages is 30 months.