Dealing with parched, cracked hands and rough nails is oh-so-common this time of year. Weathered hands can be straight-up painful if extreme dryness persists, so loading up on effective hand cream
is a must. Read on for nine lotions that might as well be magic potions for your paws. (Photo via Getty)
Burt’s Bees Ultimate Care Hand Cream ($9):
For extremely dry hands and nail beds, this rich cream could be your new beauty BFF. Watermelon seed oil nourishes the skin while baobab oil leaves behind lasting moisture your hands and nails need.
Mrs. Meyer’s Peppermint Hand Lotion ($5):
One pump of this seasonally scented hydrator will leave your hands feeling like new — and smelling like the holidays. Almond oil and shea butter also give weakened nails a much-needed boost.
O’Keeffe’s Working Hands Hand Cream ($6):
Dealing with dreaded cracks from dehydrated skin? This cream instantly goes to work boosting your moisture levels and preventing future dryness.
Skinfix Ultra Rich Hand Cream ($10):
Parched paws are immediately soothed thanks to this calendula and chamomile-enriched, award-winning formula.
Soap & Glory Hand Food Hand Cream ($7):
Shea butter, macadamia oil, and — wait for it — marshmallow make this rich hand cream a totally effective (and enjoyable) treatment to use.
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