Top 5 Protective Hand Creams
Many years ago, mature ladies used to wear silk and lace gloves which served not only as an elegant accessory, but also as the way to hide their age. Today, the cosmetics industry offers women all kinds of essences, extracts (iris and eucalyptus extracts, vitamin E, shea butter and coconut), as well as D-panthenol and plant waxes. Such a complex restores firmness to the skin of the hands, nourishes and protects from cold weather, and also takes care of nails and cuticles.
The editorial team of The Fashiongton Post has chosen for you top five hand creams, the amazing results of which will not take long.
La Crème Main Texture Riche by Chanel
Two years ago, Chanel presented La Creme Main — the hand and nail cream in a stylish pebble-like case. Such ergonomics of the pebble-shaped case pleases from the very first touch. It took the brand’s experts four years to develop an internal sealed capsule that will protect the product from air, light and external contamination. The main components of the cream are Grasse rose wax and iris extract, which smoothen and soften the skin of the hands and cuticles, give radiance and elasticity, as well as reduce pigmentation.
Shea Butter and Coconut Hand Cream by Benton
South Korean cosmetics brand Benton offers an intensely nourishing and emollient hand cream to help prevent dryness and uncomfortable tightness. The components include fatty acids and vitamins A, D, E and F, as well as shea and coconut butter, which prevent the appearance of wrinkles and are a powerful antioxidant with a regenerating effect.
Nutrix Royal Mains by Lancôme
Lancôme intensive repairing and nourishing hand cream is designed for dehydrated and dry skin that needs constant hydration and protection from negative environmental factors. The composition includes lipids, betaine, vitamins, as well as the MelaNo complex, which limits the synthesis of melanin, preventing the formation of pigmentation. This intensive hand cream smoothes fine wrinkles and protects the skin from the harmful effects of UV rays thanks to SPF 15.
Confort Extreme Mains by Sisley
This nourishing comfort cream for dry skin of hands and nails protects the epidermis from age-related changes and the negative influence of environmental factors. Particular attention should be paid to its composition, rich in useful components: extracts of harpagophytum, guava and carrots, vitamin E acetate, essential oils of lavender and rosewood, as well as D-panthenol and a complex of plant waxes — rice bran, candelilla and jojoba.
Intensive Moisturizing Hand Cream with Hyaluronic Acid & Honey by Apivita
The Greek brand of natural cosmetics Apivita has an intensely moisturizing hand cream with hyaluronic acid and honey, among the range of their other beauty products. The composition includes natural aloe juice and beeswax, Greek olive oil and panthenol, which protect the epidermis from temperature changes, prevent irritation and flaking. The cream has a dense texture, absorbs quickly, and has no age restrictions.