The Holy Grail for Hands
Given the current global crisis, understandably, we have all now upped the ante when it comes to hand washing. But whilst this is essential in the name of hygiene, it strips the natural oils from your hands making them drier than ever.
It’s time to give our hands some much needed TLC. So, give yourself a helping hand with my top hand saviours!
Long Barn Lavender Hand Cream
For all you Hampshire locals, you don’t need to travel the ends of the earth for a hand moisturiser that works. Why not visit Long Barn, Winchester’s online store and purchase this beautiful (homegrown at the barn) lavender hand cream.
The combination of lavender oil, calendula and regenerating rosehip oil ensures that this cream will soothe the most sensitive of skin. This divine lavender scent also does wonders when it comes to bringing about a sense of calm to your day. Shop it here
Aesop Resurrection Hand Cream
Bring your hands back to life with this aromatic moisturiser that helps to protect your hands from the drying effects of environmental aggressors such as frequently washing your hands. Apply to clean hands as often as desired, paying close attention to the cuticles. Shop here
Bioskin Zeoderm Skin Repair Moisturiser
This is a deeply nourishing cream for anyone with severely dry skin. The powerful ingredients such as jojoba and linseed oil in this cream will allow the skin to regain strength in order to find a healthy balance. If you suffer from eczema this is the cream for you. Get it here
Sarah Chapman Overnight Hand & Nail Treatment
Pamper the hands with this supercharged night therapy for hands, nails and cuticles. It nourishes and protects during a restful night’s slumber. An overnight ‘facial’ for the hands and nails, this serum formula targets delicate skin and cuticles, hydrating and plumping areas prone to crepeiness, ensuring that the hands are soft, smooth and youthful. Shop sarahchapman.com
Face Matters Balm
A totally brilliant balm created by celebrity facialist Sally Curson, founder of Face Matters Clinic, Alresford. The key ingredients are unrefined shea butter, jojoba, rose, geranium and clary sage. Apply this gorgeous multi-purpose balm last thing at night to soothe, nourish and soften your hands. Only a small amount is required to do the trick!
Eve Lom Time Retreat Hand Treatment
This super soothing avocado, sweet honey and almond hand treatment intensely moisturizes and acts as an anti-ageing treatment that will reduce lines, wrinkles and age spots. It’s also infused with retinol, the purest and most active form of Vitamin A, to strengthen and increase collagen production. Get it online at Space NK
Atlantic Kelp And Magnesium Energising Hand Wash
A great alternative to the usual hand washes out there is this one by Ren Skincare, you know you can trust a skincare brand to deliver the goods when it comes to looking after your skin! This is a sulphate-free daily hand wash which can not only deeply cleanse your hands but also moisturise and revive them. The Atlantic Kelp extract and Magnesium PCA help to replenish the skin with essential minerals and remove dirt without drying out the skin. Ingredients are anti-fatigue essential oils to energise the senses, leaving your hands fresh and lightly fragranced. Buy it directly from REN
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