There’s nothing worse than walking around with dry, rough or cracked hands and not having a solution ready to go in your bag – or worse, having a cream or lotion on hand that just doesn’t get the job done. But we’ve got you covered with some of our favorite, foolproof moisturizing solutions that it’s worth keeping tucked away in your purse at all times.
Nivea Smooth Indulgence Hand Creme, $7
This is a fast-absorbing cream formulated for smooth, long-lasting moisturization. The formula’s natural minerals, vitamins F and B5, and macadamia nut oil work to replenish your skin’s natural moisture. Its scent is light and discreet while it’s formula is intense and fast-acting, making it perfectly balanced for smooth, silky, soft hands and skin.
Burt’s Bees Almond Milk Beeswax, $9
This pick is enriched with sweet almond oil, vitamin E for supreme hydration, and beeswax to ensure long-lasting softness. The cream is free of harmful parabens and phthalates, and its ingredients are 99.9% natural. If that weren’t enough of a sell, it’s nutty, almond fragrance is sure to leave you hooked.
Clinique Deep Comfort Hand and Cuticle Cream, $6
This hand and cuticle cream is non-fragrant and has a rich, creamy texture that will leave your hands soft and supple without leaving them feeling slick or greasy. The cream’s formula contains antioxidants, essential fatty acids, and other reparative ingredients to make your hands feel smoother than a baby’s bottom for up to twelve hours.
TONYMOLY Panda’s Dream White Hand Cream, $10
You can’t really go wrong with any of the products from the TONYMOLY line, but its anti-aging cream works especially well, and not just for your hands. The anti-aging cream’s brightening effect means that it can double as a concealer, reduce facial redness and even out your complexion in addition to moisturizing your face and hands. It’s formulated with bamboo sap, making it rich in amino acids and natural minerals that leave skin incredibly hydrated.
Bath & Body Works True Blue Spa Hand Cream, $13
The True Blue Spa hand cream from Bath & Body Works will not only moisturize, but work to repair skin cells. It’s infused with many essential oils, like avocado, apricot and vitamin E, and also contains paraffin, which will help your skin lock in and retain moisture long after application. True Blue also has a light citrus fragrance that will leave you with soft, sweet smelling hands and skin for hours on end.