Top 5 Hand creams

Iguana hands? Here are the creams to make them feel human again

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O Keefe's working hands tube, 85g, £8.49

WHY WE LOVE IT

Only a little of this is needed to transform even the scaliest of hands.  A great cream for hands that are extremely dry especially in the depths of winter.  It will transform your hands and provide relief to even the most parched of skins.

“If you like your hand creams thick and unctuous then this is the one for you. Extremely nourishing and hydrating, your hands will feel instantly revitalised and super soft.”

Kit

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Aveeno Daily Moisturising Hand Cream, 75ml, £5.85

WHY WE LOVE IT

You will notice the difference in your hands after only a couple of uses.  Not too greasy and without a strong scent, this cream is great for everyday use and will certainly help your hands feel moisturised and relieved after constant hand washing.

“Reasonable price and super moisturising”

Sunhee

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L'Occitane lavande Hand Cream, 75ml, £16.50

WHY WE LOVE IT

A rich and gloriously creamy hand cream with a gorgeous lavender scent that relaxes you on application.  Not thick or heavy but extremely moisturising nonetheless Absorbs quickly and feels very luxurious.

“Miraculous transformation and heavenly smell”

Norma

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Vaseline Intensive care hand cream, 75ml, £3.99

WHY WE LOVE IT

This light textured hand cream absorbs quickly and leaves a light, pleasant smell on your hands.  It moisturises well and helps to strengthen nails without leaving your hands feeling sticky and tacky.

“I love the smell, I love the price and I really, really love the way it has no greasiness but at the same time it’s not watery. It absorbs instantly and just makes my hands feel lovely and silky. A great general hand-cream for every day use.”

Abigail

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Avene Cold Cream concentrated hand cream, 50ml, £7.00

WHY WE LOVE IT

A great hand cream for anyone who has super dry and cracked skin on their hands. Thick and creamy in texture, this cream absorbs well and moisturises without leaving a greasy feeling on the hands.

“When my hands are so, so dry to the point of feeling sore, this cream provides instant relief. Avène is just brilliant when it comes to repairing and soothing.”

Ellie