Great Fancy Hand Creams To Keep in Your Purse This Season
If we had a dollar for every time we wished we had a petite lotion tube in our purse this winter – or every time someone asked… Do we have any spare – well, we’ll be rich AF. hand sanitizer is in these dry, cold and brutal winter months. Among the must-haves, we think the luxury options make winter just a little more bearable. We’re shouting out some of our favorites here.
Bastide Ambre Soir Hand Cream, $12.
All you need is a dab of this heavenly-scented hand cream made by French brand Bastide. It has a rich blend of olive oil, shea butter, and lavender essential oil. Despite the heavy ingredients, it’s still light to apply and sinks into the skin quickly. The amber scent is warm and comforting, making it the perfect place to go during these colder months.
Tocca Crema da Mano Luxe in Cleopatra, $10.
Speaking of unique scents, this hand cream offers a warm, floral blend of jasmine, patchouli, amber and tuberose. Grapefruit adds a fresh and juicy flair, while water cucumber notes cool. The cream itself utilizes coconut oil, shea butter and aloe vera to nourish your hands.
Huxley Hand Cream Velvet Touch, $13.21.
K-beauty brand Huxley uses ingredients from the Sahara Desert – like prickly pear seed oil – and when you think of It makes sense how these plants retain moisture. The brand’s hand creams are light in texture, but remarkably nourishing.
Fresh Sea Berry Nourishing Hand Cream, $23.
This trusty favorite offers a straightforward, ultra-rich, and creamy option for those who prefer a lighter scent. As its name implies, its formula contains sea berry oil, a potent antioxidant that protects and softens your skin. It also contains Cupua?u butter, sea buckthorn seed and shea butter for hydration, and cranberry seed oil to improve elasticity and smoothness.
SpaRitual Hand Treatment Balm, $18.
If your hands are craving something richer, SpaRitual’s Hand Balm is a great choice. It’s made with marula oil, shea butter and bee tree extract, aloe vera leaf extract, and lots of skin-loving botanical oils and extracts! Manufactured. While heavier than some of the other hand creams we’ve highlighted here, your skin can still breathe.
Compagnie de Provence Lavender Scented Hand Cream, $25.
It’s a bit extravagant, but this showy hand cream moisturizes like a rock star. More of a balm than a lotion or cream, the lavender scent is formulated with moisturizing organic olive oil, nourishing rice bran oil and vitamin E.
Farm Fresh Velvet Sunday Shea Butter Hand Cream, $15.
You’d be hard-pressed to find another hand cream that smells like this one – cinnamon sugar and cream. It has a moisturizing blend of shea butter, cocoa butter, and jojoba seed oil, while soothing aloe vera, cucumber extract, and vitamin A-rich and E composition table.
Missha’s Love Secret Hand Cream at Wild Cherry, $6.
For a more energetic option, why not recommend Missha’s Love Secret Hand Cream in Wild Cherry. It’s not only in a simple $6, but it features lovely packaging. (We wouldn’t expect anything less from this K-Beauty brand). It’s a lighter option than some of the other products here, and contains real wild cherry extract.
Skin Regimen Moisturizing Hand Cream, $28.
This luxurious option is equal parts creamy and lightweight, plus we love the fresh, herbal scent. Star ingredients include adaptogenic Tulsi (aka holy basil), and a host of antioxidant botanicals.