Your hands are an essential tool in your everyday life so it is vitally important to take good care of them all year round using top quality hand creams. That's why we've rounded up the top 10 hand creams that will soothe and protect delicate, chapped hands throughout the seasons. All you need to do is apply these lovely hand creams regularly and they will protect your skin against the elements.
Whatever your skin type may be, the harsh weather throughout autumn and winter along with the contrast between cold air and the central heating inside can be tough on skin. If you are chief cleaner, washer and chef in your household, your hands will be getting immersed in water constantly and this constant change of moisture can also cause the skin to chap. But there are several simple steps you can take, including using one of these top 10 hand creams, to soothe tight, red or chapped skin - and to protect it and prevent it ever getting that way again.
These top 10 hand creams for long-lasting relief from dry skin work hard to heal and protect as well as hydrate. For hand creams to suit sensitive skin, look for natural skincare packed with high-quality, natural and organic ingredients like nourishing shea butter, sweet almond oil and beeswax. With beautifully delicate scents a feature of formulations from Laura Mercier to Cowshed (including jojoba, fig and grapefruit, delicious!) and in a range of prices, you'll find an everyday hand cream or a lovely luxurious one as a treat for yourself. You'll love applying these creams again and again, all year round.
For mature or super-sensitive skin, Chantecaille Retinol Hand Cream
, £60, is heaven in a tube.
Paraben-free and suitable for vegans, the skin-kind cream has a base of pure rosewater and is a massive 92% natural botanicals. Retinol re-texturises skin, while antioxidant Vitamin C protects against free-radical damage to skin.
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