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Library of Flowers Handcreme

$24.00 Ships Free
2.3 oz.

Availability: In stock


Birchbox Breakdown

We’re sticklers for cleanliness, but repeated hand washing can take quite the toll on our skin. That’s why we love to layer on this luxurious hand cream throughout the day—infused with lush botanical fragrances and packed with rich cocoa and shea butters, it delivers intense-yet-lightweight hydration that leaves hands feeling silky and smelling scrumptious.

How it Works

Arboretum - Green cardamom, ylang ylang, amber resin.
Linden - Linden blossom, narcissus, clover honey.
Honey Comb - Sugared fig, ambrosia honey, royal bee blossom.
Field & Flowers - Apricot, honeyed blossom, wildflowers.
The Forest - Oak bark, arctic moss, white sage.
Wildflower & Fern - English cucumber, davana, honeysuckle.

How to Use

Massage a small amount of lotion onto hands until fully absorbed. Use daily or as often as needed.

Water, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice, Stearic Acid, Caprylic/capric Triglyceride , Isopropyl Myristate, Cetyl Alcohol, Fragrance, Glyceryl Stearate, Peg-100 Stearate, Argania Spinosa Kernel Oil, Sambucus Nigra Flower Extract, Theobroma Cacao (cocoa) Seed Butter, Macadamia Ternifolia Seed Extract, Persea Gratissima (avocado) Oil, Butyrospermum Parkii (shea Butter), Macadamia Integrifolia Seed Oil, Tocopheryl Acetate, Glycerin, Cetearyl Alcohol, Ceteareth-20, Carbomer, Tetrasodium Edta, Phenoxyethanol, Caprylyl Glycol, Ethylhexylglycerin, Hexylene Glycol, Aminomethyl Propanol

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One of the Best Hand Creams EVER

I'm notoriously horrible about keeping my hands moisturized. I over wash (thanks, neuroses), and hate having to use my hands when they feel lotion-sticky, so I used to let them get to the point of cracking, flaking, and bleeding during the winter. Thankfully, due to divine intervention (in the form of a gift from my sister-in-law), my poor paws don't suffer that fate anymore.

I got Library of Flowers's Handcreame in Field & Flowers as part of my birthday gift last year, and I sort of grumbled to myself, afraid that I'd amassed yet another lotion-type-product that would look cute collecting dust on my nightstand. I was wrong. Way, way, wrong. First, it's worth noting how adorable the product itself is; I couldn't bring myself to throw away the box the cream came in, and my nearly empty tube still lives in its original external packaging. This particular scent is a super pleasant, light floral that is long-lasting, but not overbearing by any means; I make my fiancé reaffirm my opinion on the smell by shoving my hands in his face after applying it before bed, but otherwise, I think someone would have to get pretty physically close to be able to smell it (but that doesn't keep me from creepily sniffing my hands throughout the day...it's too nice of a light, yet noticeable floral NOT to, just saying).

Most importantly, this hand cream is hyper-moisturizing, but NOT GREASY in the slightest. I repeat: it banishes dryness swiftly and completely, but not at the cost of walking around all day feeling like I smeared an entire stick of butter all over my hands. It absorbs super quickly and instantly leaves my skin feeling soft, supple, and thoroughly quenched. Nothing short of a miracle, frankly. It's one of the first body-moisturizing products in the history of my lifetime that I've nearly finished, if that says anything. I also recently purchased the Honeycomb flavor, just to keep things interesting, and that scent is equally amazing in its own way; much like its floral cousin, it's not too overpoweringly honey flavored, but I definitely catch a nice whiff as I'm going about my day. I'll admit, $20something can seem steep for a thing of hand cream, but I really don't need much product each time I use it, and it's a pretty sizable tube, making it really easy for me to rationalize buying it. Plus the brand itself is adorable, and I love (and, subsequently happily support) everything that Margot Elena does.

Whether you're a lotion lover or loather, you will definitely not be disappointed with this purchase! Scout's honor.

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So yummy!

I bought the "Forest" scent, and it smells even better than I had expected. It smells slightly unisex, but I love that especially for the cold winter months. It reminds me a bit of Aveda, and I like the consistency although I wish it were slightly heavier. I had never heard of this brand before, but I would definitely repurchase and perhaps try a few different scents.

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Great Scent

I purchased honey comb and I'm really pleased with it. The product description is perfect. The scent is lovely, delicate and rich. The hand cream also moisturizers really well. I pair the hand cream with the perfume cream and I love it.

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