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Can you use hand cream as lotion?
Last Updated: 29th April, 2020
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Similarly, is there a difference between hand cream and body lotion?
Body lotion is thicker than hand andfacelotion but thinner than hand or facecreams.Your body is covered by clothing. This detersmost men fromapplying a body lotion. Not applying a bodylotion isa non-issue if you have naturally healthyskin.
Likewise, is it OK to use body lotion on face? Body Lotion. It would be nice to just slather on onelotionand be done with it, but body lotions shouldNEVER beapplied to your face because they're usually a lotthickerand typically contain fragrances that might irritate yourfacialskin. On your face, you should always usesomethingmore gentle and delicate.
In this manner, why can't you put hand cream on your face?
Hand cream contains higher amountsofactive ingredients simply because the skin onourhands requires more hydrating agents than the skinonour face. Over-moisturizing your face canmakeyour skin more oily than usual, potentially resultingindiscomfort and breakouts.
Can I use foot cream on my hands?
There's no reason why you can't useahand cream on your face, face cream onyourhands, a foot cream on your face etc. Just makesureyou're not sensitive to any ingredients.