Luxury Hand Creams

10 Luxury Hand Creams For Softer Hands

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Give those dry, cracked & over-sanitised hands some love

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Sanitiser and hand wash sales may have skyrocketed in light of the pandemic, but lest we forget about the humble hand cream. These luxury lotions will ensure dry and over-washed hands are given some much-needed TLC.

10 of the Best Luxury Hand Creams

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Hand cream on table with pomegranates

White Company Pomegranate Hand & Nail Cream, £15,

This fruity hand cream combines natural shea butter and sweet almond oil to better protect and nourish skin. With notes of pomegranate, mandarin and amber, hands will feel softer and smell great too.

Elizabeth Arden

Elizabeth Arden Eight Hour Cream Intensive Moisturizing Hand Treatment, 75ml, £22.40,

Promising up to eight hours of (non-greasy) hydrated skin, this award-winning Elizabeth Arden Intensive Moisturizing Treatment will transform seriously dry hands.


Aveda Hand Relief Moisturizing Creme, 125ml, £23,

A personal favourite of ours, Aveda’s best-loved Hand Relief really does work magic on desperately dry and cracked hands. Plus, it smells delicious and is 95 per cent naturally derived.

Hand cream tube

Neom Organics London Perfect Night’s Sleep Hand Balm, 100ml, £21,

Combining lavender, chamomile and patchouli, this soothing hand balm will make the perfect addition to your night-time skincare routine.


Cowshed Restore Hand Cream, 300ml, £19.99,

A restorative lotion procured for ‘hardworking hands’, Cowshed’s Restore Hand Cream combines shea and cocoa butter to soften the skin, whilst the fusion of natural antiseptics sweet orange and peppermint leave hands feeling refreshed.

Chanel hand cream bottle

Chanel La Crème Main, 50ml, £46,

Perfectly portable, Chanel’s La Crème Main – a fusion of softening May rose wax and brightening iris pallida – was created for men and women on-the-go. 

Jo Malone

Jo Malone Lime Basil & Mandarin Hand Cream, 50ml, £25,

If you’re after something with a delicious scent, Jo Malone’s Basil & Mandarin treatment – inspired by the brand’s signature fragrance – is a must-have.


Aesop Reverence Aromatique Hand Balm, 75ml, £23,

A luxuriously hydrating lotion from Australian skincare brand Aesop, the Reverence Aromatique Hand Balm comprises seven hydrating and softening ingredients. Aesop recommends applying half a teaspoon to clean hands before massaging in, paying close attention to the cuticles.


L’Occitane Shea Butter Hand Cream, 150ml, £22,

Combining luxurious shea butter, almond, honey and coconut oil, as well as sweet-smelling jasmine and ylang-ylang, this best-selling treatment – in which one is sold every three seconds –  ticks all the right boxes.

This Works

This Works Hand Cream, 75ml, £19,

Hydrating? Check. Non-greasy? Check. Pretty packaging? Check. What’s not to love about This Works’ sumptuous and nourishing hand cream?


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