Protective Hand Cream is the perfect everyday nourishing hand cream that easily absorbs into your dry, sensitive skin and provides your hands with hydration and protection that lasts up to 5 hours. The formula was designed to withstand regular and frequent hand washing. The natural active ingredients nourish and soothe skin leaving it silky smooth and fresh. Protective hand cream will transform your hands.
- Locks in natural moisture while conditioning your hands.
- Protects your hands for 5 hours even after washing your hands
- Nourished and restored hands
- Leaves your hands silky smooth and refreshed
- Soothes irritated chapped skin
Texture and Smell
- Silky smooth texture that glides onto skin
- Light and non-greasy
- Absorbs leaving skin with a refreshed and hydrated feeling that lasts all day
- Leaves a non-slippery protective barrier on your skin
- Light citrus scent that isn’t overpowering
- Hands exposed to frequent hand washing
- Dry chapped hands
- Eczema or contact dermatitis
- Sensitive, extra dry, aged and problem skin
- Dehydrated, itchy or flaky skin
- NO sodium lauryl / laureth sulphates (SLS’s)
- NO soaps or detergents
- NO petro-chemicals or paraffins
- NO colours or perfumes
How to Apply
- Massage into hands as often as required.
- Concentrated formula: A little goes a long way
- We recommend Nutri-Synergy (NS-5) Cuticle and Nail Repair for a complete hand care treatment.
KEY ACTIVE INGREDIENTS
Urea: Humectant, hydrating, healing, commonly used to treat ichthiosis, hyperkeratotic skin disorders (skin thickening).
Cetyl Stearyl Alcohol (Coconut derived): Petroleum free emollient
Caprylic / Capric Triglyceride (Coconut extract): Emollient (softens the skin)
Vegetable Glycerin (Coconut palm extract): Humectant, hydrating.
Dimethicone: Barrier of protection for skin
Honey: Anti-bacterial, healing, natural humectant.
Zinc Complex: Essential skin nutrient.
Emu Oil: Anti-inflammatory, penetrating, hydrating, rich source of natural vitamin E. D
Panthenol (Vitamin B5): Humectant, hydrates, anti-inflammatory, stimulates epithelisation (wound healing), converts to pantothenic acid (essential skin and hair element), increases flexibility and stability of nails.
Grape Seed Oil (Grape seed extract): Anti-oxidant, emollient, penetrating.
Allantoin (Comfrey root extract): Healing and soothing, anti-inflammatory, keratolytic (removes dead skin cells), stimulates new cell growth, humectant, anti-irritant.
Aloe Vera (Certified organic Aloe Barbadensis juice): Contains over 100 natural amino acids, vitamins, essential minerals, polysaccharides and enzymes. Anti-inflammatory, humectant, hydrates, stimulates collagen production, keratolytic (removes dead skin cells), balances pH, anti-pruritic (relieves itching), astringent (tones skin)
IS IT SUITABLE FOR SENSITIVE SKIN?
Yes, all skin types, particularly dry, sensitive and chapped skin. Can be used by infants and nursing mothers. However, if irritation occurs discontinue use immediately.
WHAT IF I AM ALLERGIC TO NUTS?
The only NS product with a nut extract is NS-7, which has sweet almond oil extract. All other NS products should be fine to use.
WHAT IF I AM ALLERGIC TO WHEAT/GLUTEN (COELIAC DISEASE)
The NS range has no wheat-derived ingredients and therefore is unlikely to cause any problems with a wheat/gluten allergy. (Excluding NS-21, which has Yeast Poly-Saccharide sugar, derived from wheat).
IS IT VEGAN FRIENDLY?
The only ingredients in NS-7, which would be questioned by Vegans, is the Urea and Allantoin, although these ingredients are found in nature (Allantoin from Comfrey leaves/ Urea found in the body) the NS-7 uses synthesised versions of them.
IS IT SAFE FOR DIABETICS?
Yes the Diabetic Foundation has endorsed it.
IS IT NON COMODOGENIC?
Yes, it will not clog the pores, so is perfect for Acne Prone Sufferers. Does not have any waxes or oils that will clog pores
ARE NS PRODUCTS TESTED ON ANIMALS?
WHAT SKIN CONDITIONS IS NS-5 RECOMMENDED FOR?
Atopic Skin conditions, chaffing, Protection against chemicals, soaps, detergents. Aged Incontinence and baby care.