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hand/skin lotion you use? #4636595
01/16/18 11:12 AM
01/16/18 11:12 AM
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pandus13 Online content OP
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Hi BITOGers,

after working heavily, with various liquids/dirtying things, washing like 200 times a day, what do you use to prevent reptile skin/cracked/ouch hands?

At my work I see:
-baby lotion
-vaseline men's (I use this one)
-o'keefe working hands


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Re: hand/skin lotion you use? [Re: pandus13] #4636597
01/16/18 11:13 AM
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Eucerin


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Re: hand/skin lotion you use? [Re: pandus13] #4636601
01/16/18 11:16 AM
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Nothing works too well. Why would they want it too smile

Clean hands with peroxide, then follow with mild acid wash (dilute vinegar).

Apply beeswax/olive oil/Vitamin E homemade mixture to hands before sleep.

Apply as necessary during the day.


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Re: hand/skin lotion you use? [Re: pandus13] #4636615
01/16/18 11:39 AM
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Working Hands FTW


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Re: hand/skin lotion you use? [Re: pandus13] #4636616
01/16/18 11:39 AM
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Zim's crack crème or hydrolatum


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Re: hand/skin lotion you use? [Re: pandus13] #4636619
01/16/18 11:44 AM
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I tend to change lotions often. Right now it's Gold Bond Ultimate Softening, but my hands don't get such heavy beating as yours.


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Re: hand/skin lotion you use? [Re: pandus13] #4636621
01/16/18 11:47 AM
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Corn huskers lotion

Re: hand/skin lotion you use? [Re: lugNutz] #4636630
01/16/18 11:57 AM
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California
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Originally Posted By: lugNutz
Working Hands FTW
best i have ever found


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Re: hand/skin lotion you use? [Re: pandus13] #4636633
01/16/18 11:57 AM
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I use motor oil of course, what else?


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Re: hand/skin lotion you use? [Re: pandus13] #4636635
01/16/18 11:59 AM
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From another thread on here recently I tried O’Keefes. Excellent product. I use their foot cream but I’m sure their hand lotion is equally as good.


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Re: hand/skin lotion you use? [Re: pandus13] #4636636
01/16/18 11:59 AM
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Re: hand/skin lotion you use? [Re: pandus13] #4636638
01/16/18 12:01 PM
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Where the wind comes sweepin'
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If you can get some of those cotton gloves and slather your hands with Vaseline and then cover them up before bed, your hands will be baby soft.

This tends to limit what you can do once in bed but if you get severe cracking around the knuckles then this is a really effective way.

Re: hand/skin lotion you use? [Re: PimTac] #4636639
01/16/18 12:04 PM
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Originally Posted By: PimTac
From another thread on here recently I tried O’Keefes. Excellent product. I use their foot cream but I’m sure their hand lotion is equally as good.

I like their foot cream. I tried their hand cream, but did not care for it much. It leaves a greasy feeling on my hands, which I don't like. It's probably effective, though.




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Re: hand/skin lotion you use? [Re: pandus13] #4636655
01/16/18 12:26 PM
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Corn Huskers Lotion and not because I live in Nebraska. Used it many years. Like it because it dries completely and doesn't leave a greasy feeling. Easy to find.

Re: hand/skin lotion you use? [Re: Yah-Tah-Hey] #4636662
01/16/18 12:34 PM
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The exact reasons I use it. However, can be tough to find.

Originally Posted By: HosteenJorje
Corn Huskers Lotion and not because I live in Nebraska. Used it many years. Like it because it dries completely and doesn't leave a greasy feeling. Easy to find.

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