Soft, Smooth Hands: The 5 Hand Creams You Need This Summer
Now that those bulky winter gloves are officially off and packed away—good riddance!—it’s time to pay extra attention to our hands. Soothe and smooth dry hands with these five hydrating hand creams. Keep them on your desk at work or store them in your purse for on-the-go moisture!
Kiehl’s Purifying Hand Treatment
Developed for the drying effects of in-flight travel, this unique cream-gel textured hand treatment leaves your hands feeling soft and hydrated. Formulated with soothing plant extracts of cactus flower and Tibetan ginseng and lavender, geranium, and rosemary essential oils, the treatment can help your skin retain moisture while improving the overall texture and feel.
Lancôme Absolue Hand
Hydrate dry hands, reduce the appearance of age spots, and protect your skin with SPF 15 thanks to this luxurious hand cream. Formulated with soy, sea algae, and wild yam, this cream leaves your hands feeling softer, more supple, and comfortable.
Lancôme Absolue Hand, $50
Decleor Hand Cream
With delicate floral notes, this lightweight hand cream is just what dry hands and nails need. Not only does it smell lovely, it hydrates your skin while helping to reduce the visible signs of premature skin aging.
Decleor Hand Cream, $20
Carol’s Daughter Ocean Healing Hand Cream
With a blend of nourishing oils and vitamin E—not to mention a scent that evokes visions of lounging back on the beach—this hydrating hand cream is perfect for the summer months. Plus, the single-digit price point just can’t be beat!
The Body Shop Almond Hand and Nail Cream
Formulated with sweet almond oil and panthenol, this moisturizing hand cream not only soothes dry hands but also conditions your nails as well—great for all of summer’s fabulous nail polish colors!