Washing your hands is key to staying safe and healthy. But, with all of the harsh chemicals found in soaps, it can be hard to keep your hands from drying out. If your skin has seen better days, a rich hand cream is exactly what you need. Our editors picked their favorites.
Weleda Skin Food Original Ultra-Rich Cream
Weleda is adored far and wide for its natural ingredients, ability to soothe dry skin and affordable price. Celebrities like Rihanna and Adele swear by its plant-extract formula. The cream itself is a light blend of chamomile, calendula and pansy, which will bring life back into worn hands.
Shea butter has been used for hundreds of years for its long-lasting moisturizing effects. This hand cream boasts a rich mixture of shea butter, honey, almond extract and coconut oil that will leave your hands soft to the touch.
Looking for a nourishing cream with nutrients from the famous Dead Sea? Find it here! AHAVA promises to replenish the skin with 21 essential minerals including magnesium, calcium and potassium. The cream is made for daily use.
Relieve and repair dry skin with cream that will absorb deep into your hands. According to O’Keeffee’s, this cream is proven to boost moisture levels and prevent further moisture loss when applied. It’s also safe for those with diabetes.
DRMTLGY is a favorited brand whose hand cream not only moisturizes but exfoliates the skin as well. It’s lavender and rosemary lotion also contains extracts like coffee, brain oil, acai, noni fruit, pomegranate, green tea leaf, passionfruit and more.
Creams with a pump are perfect for families with younger kids who may have a hard time knowing how much lotion is enough. Likewise, this mixture is free of dyes, fragrances, parabens and formaldehyde, making it safe for sensitive skin and daily use.