Soothe and beautify your hands this winter with our best finds.
Cuticles can suffer in colder weather, becoming dry or brittle. Keeping them well hydrated can really help. Try using Sally B’s Natural Buff Cuticle Bar, which is infused with natural oils and butters to prevent hangnails and keep cuticles moisturized. This compact bar is easy to keep in your purse for use whenever you need it. $18
Details: Sally B’s Skin Yummies, 800 Miami Cir., Ste. 110, Atlanta, GA, www.sallybskinyummies.com
During cold season it’s recommend to wash your hands several times a day. You may be warding off germs, but you might also be drying out or irritating your skin. Try using soap with natural ingredients to keep hands smooth and supple. Locally made Honeysuckle Soap uses high quality oils such olive, coconut, palm, sweet almond, castor, shea butter and avocado to make their bars. Honey and all- natural vitamin E are also added in to help moisturize. $6.25
Details: The Beehive, 1250 Caroline St., Atlanta, GA, www.honeysucklesoap.com
If you want to turn back the hands of time, consider a hand rejuvenation treatment. Services can range from paraffin wax treatments to plump skin, laser peels to make sunspots fade or dermal filler injections to reduce wrinkles. Many treatments can reduce signs of aging on hands, but make sure to see a certified professional to find out which one is best for your needs.
Details: Laser Lights Cosmetic Laser Center, www.atlaserlights.com
Moisturizer is key for keeping skin soft and supple, so make sure you keep a hand cream nearby. It doesn’t hurt if it also contains natural, organic ingredients. The Lavender Hand Cream by HollyBeth Organics offers a sweet smelling fragrance and the moisturizing properties of vitamin E, camellia, jojoba and sweet almond oils. $25
When your hands need extra pampering, head over to the Spa InterContinental for a Renewing Hand Treatment. This service spoils your hands with warm compresses, gentle exfoliation and a balancing mask, then tops it all off with Amala’s certified organic hand cream that nourishes dry skin. 15 minutes, $35
Details: Intercontinental Buckhead Atlanta, 3315 Peachtree Road, Atlanta, GA, www.intercontinental.combuckhead