With Summer right around the corner, now more than ever it’s time to stock up on oils and balms that keep your cuticles, hands and body moisturized. It’s imperative to choose the cleanest, purest products on the market. Here are a few of our favorites:
Captain Blankenship’s AVOCADO & PEPPERMINT HAND, CUTICLE AND FOOT BALM, $ 24
The mac daddy of balms, this nourishing balm is perfect for cuticles, hands and feet. Made of concentrated avocado oil, rosehip seed oil, jojoba oil, and shea butter, the skin soaks up the clean ingredients and lifts spirits with the scent of peppermint. Can’t go wrong with this guy.
French Girl’s NAIL + CUTICLE OIL, $20
For those who love a roller oil, and let’s be honest, that’s everyone, French Girl’s Nail + Cuticle Oil is a luxurious, effective treatment that is perfect for the girl on the go. Fueled with argan, jojoba, sunflower, hemp, and tamanu oils, among other botanical extracts, this roll-on formula sinks in quickly, leaving skin and nails moisturized and faintly scented.
Santa Maria Novella’s Pasta Di Mandorle, $50
Made by hand by Dominican monks in Florence, Italy’s Santa Maria Novella, this cuticle cream contains sweet almond oil, grapes oil, beeswax and glycerin, making it a great hydrator while evening skin tone. This is perfect for hands, feet, elbows and any other dry patches you may have. We use this at night for ultimate impact. Buy here.
SoapWalla Kitchen’s The Balm – Concentrated Repair Balm, $64
This facial and body repair balm rejuvenates and realizes skin. Moringa and prickly pear seed oils repair tissue damage, redness and dryness. Arnica reduces swelling and inflammation. It even minimizes varicose veins and improves circulation. This balm literally melts instantly and disappears quickly into the skin. Buy here.