X

Subscribe to our Newsletter!

DON'T MISS A THING.
YOYOKULALA
Top Banner Ad

What Everyone's Talking About

Icon Icon Icon

Why It’s Important To Moisturise Your Hands

It's not fun when you have to deal with tight skin and peeling fingernails. You know what they say about how your hands tell your age, right?
|

Living in Singapore has led us to neglect moisturising our hands. We don’t think about doing it, especially when we start sweating buckets from our palms. Lots of things already slip and slide through our grip. Add hand creams into the picture? Not so pretty. When we do actually realise that we need a dose of hand cream, whether on a plane or in a winter country, it is probably a little too late. Dry, cracked, painful skin, peeling and chipped nails – the damage has already begun. There’s also thing about how the appearance of your hands can reveal your age, a very true thing that leads us to the topic at hand. Pun not intended.

There are a couple of things that lead to early aging in your hands – water, chemicals, severe temperatures and the sun. If you’re not already wearing gloves to do the dishes, that’s strike one. Sunscreen is especially important in keeping your hands healthy as well. It makes sense, since your hands are among the most exposed parts of your body and particularly if you drive frequently. Those grandma-esque hand gloves with the frilly edges are ugly, but they do serve a purpose.

A crone you are not. You’re already putting so much TLC into the skin on your face, don’t let your hands be the party pooper. Here, we’ve rounded up a list of hand moisturisers that we absolutely cannot get enough of. Not only do they hydrate and protect your hands, they are also lightweight and absorb quickly into the skin to avoid that greasy, sticky feeling. Chanel’s new La Creme Main – that little pod! – is our hand cream of the moment, but Aurelia’s gets our vote for its anti-aging properties. We’re a little biased towards By Terry’s Baume de Rose because it just smells so delicious.

If you’re still hesitant to add hand cream into your purse, try Innisfree’s Special Care Mask for Hand that will help you achieve soft, supple and youthful hands. We never say no to trying out a sheet mask – even if it is for our hands.


Chanel La Crème Main


Aurelia Probiotic Skincare Aromatic Repair & Brighten Hand Cream


Innisfree Special Care Hand Mask


Aesop Resurrection Aromatique Hand Balm


Natura Bissé Tensolift Hand Cream SPF 15


By Terry Baume De Rose Hand Cream

What To Read Next: The New NARS Liquid Lipstick Is Actually Crazy GoodRemoving Waterproof Makeup Really Isn’t That Difficult and Bulgari’s Brand New Goldea Fragrance Is Basically Rome In A Bottle | Main Image: Imaxtree

LIKE WHAT YOU SEE? SHARE IT!
Icon Icon Icon
What to Read Next
Beauty These Are The Best Red Lipsticks You’ll Ever Meet For a killer red pout that will rival everyone from Audrey Hepburn to Miranda Sings. Is your favourite on the list?
Beauty Behold, These Are Best Bronzers We’ve Ever Met And we hope it's the same for you too. Matte, shimmery, powder, liquid – these will not let you down.
Beauty Pow-Wow Party Makeup Looks That Are ACTUALLY Easy To Do Plenty of metallic eyeliner, glitter eyeshadow and full-on serious statement lips, champagne optional. It is your last chance to put your best face forward.

Talk to Us!

Subscribe to our Newsletter!

DON'T BE A STRANGER.