As we all practice frequent hand washing and sanitizing, experts recommend incorporating hand creams in our regime to prevent dryness, various irritations and in severe cases, cracks in the skin from forming.
Ahead, BD lists 15 brands offering hand creams for well-nourished and moisturised hands.
By Nature Hydrating Hand and Nail Cream is a decadent and nourishing hand cream perfect for on-the-go hydration that hydrates, strengthens nails, and softens cuticles. Infused with the sweet scent of rose water, whipped shea butter, vitamin E and cacao seed butter, which work together to nourish and soften.
DB Cosmetics KIND Hydrating Hand Cream is a rich and decadent hand cream melts into skin to help hydrate the hands and nails. With hyaluronic acid to boost hydration and vitamin E and evening primrose oil to help soothe and nourish skin. Made in Australia. Natural and organic ingredients. Certified vegan and cruelty free.
DU’IT Tough Hands For Her is an intensive strength hand repair cream formulated especially for the most severe cases of dry, rough, calloused, cracked and irritated hands. It targets skin texture, smoothing fine lines and wrinkles, correcting signs of sun damage while visibly brightening and increasing hydration levels, leaving your hands looking younger and smoother.
Grace Cole Nectarine & Grapefruit Hand & Nail Cream is a light and nourishing hand cream perfect for everyday use. It contains extracts of vitamin E, honey and mandarin.
kōtia Revitalising Hand & Nail Cream is a rich and restorative hand cream that deeply nourishes and conditions through the hydrating power of deer milk. Scientifically developed to strengthen nails and improve skin roughness through enhancing the production of collagen within the skin.
La Prairie Cellular Hand Cream is a deeply moisturising hand cream. With the benefits of exfoliation to eliminate dry and rough skin the cream helps to prevent signs of ageing and moisture loss.
La Roche-Posay Cicaplast Hand Cream is a cream designed to soothe and repair the skin’s protective barrier with a combination of four per cent niacinamide and 30 per cent glycerin. Its quick-absorbing formula leaves an invisible, non-sticky finish.
This hand cream from Linden Leaves is an intensely nourishing and fast absorbing. It is available in Amethyst and Rose Quartz.
This hydrating hand cream from Molton Brown is designed to nourish dry hands. It is formulated with tamanu nut oil and white truffle to moisturise and hydrate skin.
OPI Avoplex High Intensity Hand & Nail Cream cares for overworked hands and nails whilst helping to strengthen nails and replenish cuticles. The two-in-one cream contains deep-penetrating protein peptides, an ultra-moisturising blend of shea, cocoa, avocado and almond butters and an advanced avocado lipid complex. The cream helps increase skin elasticity, soften and smooth hands, moisturise cuticles and give more flexible nails.
Palmer’s Coconut Oil Formula with Vitamin E Hand Cream is a hand cream that works to seal in moisture and reduce dryness for softer hands. The formula features organic coconut oil, vitamin E, sweet almond oil, coconut water, coconut milk, macadamia nut oil, shea butter and cocoa butter. It is free from parabens, phthalates, mineral oil, gluten, sulfates or dyes.
QV Hand Cream instantly delivers the moisture your hands need without a greasy after feel. Its restorative abilities help protect, nourish, and moisturise your hands, whilst also being gentle enough for sensitive skin.
Scully’s Blush Peony Hand Cream in Tube is a hand cream made with a delicate blend of active botanicals and enriching oils. The hand cream is entwined with tuberose to capture the elegance of beauty. A hint of white jasmine rounds out the composition.
Weleda Evening Primrose Age Revitalising Hand Cream strengthens, firms and nourishes dry skin on mature hands. The subtle perfume of the blooming evening primrose flowers gives the special scent of this superb, deeply enriching hand cream. NATRUE certified natural with organic ingredients, contains no synthetic ingredients, cruelty-free.
This hand cream from Yardley is a moisturising hand cream featuring the English Dahlia scent. English Dahlia is an elegant and fascinating green floral Chypre fragrance. It opens with sparkling citrus notes, combining with fresh neroli and apple, before moving onto a sensual and feminine heart, blending dahlia accords with rose and peony, enhanced with a warm base of patchouli, cedar and musk.