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My hands get very dry and chapped in cold weather. I'm after a hand cream suitable for sensitive skin which absorbs quickly and doesn't feel greasy. Any recommendations? Something unperfumed would be good.
Aveeno is my favourite at present. Neutrogena does nothing for me. I really find I have to use trial and error as what works for others might be useless for me. And I get angry when they change a formula.
Not a hand cream, but I started using "Dr Bronner Almond Soap Bar" to wash my hands and haven't had to smother my hands in hand cream at all since the cold weather started. They are usually dry and sore across the knuckles especially.
I only bought because it smells of marzipan so wasn't expecting it to sort out my dry skin too. I got it from Ocado but I don't know where else it is available.
L'Occitane Shea Butter is very moisturising but feels matte on the skin (which is good if you detest the greasy hand feel)
BodyShop Absinthe smells fantastic and it's light. I haven;t tried hemp yet.
Sometimes when my hands get really painful (I'm an HCP who wears the vinyl gloves and does the 40+ handwashes a day <<ouch>> + alcohol gel and NHS soap which is as rough as a bears arse), I use good old Vaseline and cotton gloves overnight.
I'd also recommend Flexitol applied to damp skin and cotton gloves (£Shop) as an overnight treatment