A Helping Hand – Molton Brown London

Hey everyone! 

The transition from autumn to winter can be tough especially on the hands at this time of the year. 

Although we’ve only stepped into the autumn season, but the combination of central heating, cold air and rain can really cause some serious havoc on the skin. Autumn is really the best time to start caring for your skin, take some quality time out for yourself and give your hands and body its much needed TLC. 

I find that once the weather gets chillier and with the central heating in full swing, the battle of the two causes much distress to the skin, leaving it dry, sore and irritable. 

Your poor hands go through a lot in a day, they are exposed to the extreme cold weather, the drying effects of central heating and constant washing can zap the moisture from them! 

I feel we usually neglect the hands and focus more on the face in our beauty regimes. Hands suffer the worst when it comes to colder weather and today I will be giving you a helping hand (no pun intended) on how to care for your hands for when the winter strikes! 

With this in mind, I’d like to talk a little about this beautifully boxed hand care set by Molton Brown. 

Who hasn’t heard of Molton Brown right? 

Molton Brown has built a reputation of being London’s bath, body and beauty connoisseurs. Their products contain a blend of exotic ingredients with a touch of London eccentricity for bright colours that stand out on the shelf. 

I have used Molton Brown products alongside L’Occitane and Crabtree & Evelyn for the longest time now. I adore these brands as not only do they smell amazing but they are ever so nourishing and hydrating on the skin. 


(How beautifully boxed is the set.. πŸ‘€) 

The set includes: 

40ml Dewy Lily of the Valley & Star Anise Hand Cream

40ml Delicious Rhubarb & Rose Hand Cream

40ml Blossoming Honeysuckle & White Tea Hand Cream

Let’s talk a little about the blend for each hand cream.. the smell for each one is heavenly! 

Delicious Rhubarb & Rose Hand Cream πŸŒΉπŸŒΈπŸ‰

A replenishing hand cream blended with white truffle extract and rose. 

Top note: rhubarb extract to keep hands healthy.

Heart note: rose extract (to help moisturise).

Base note: aromas of zesty yuzu and grapefruit.

A crimson summer tart. Freshly picked roses. Bowls of sugar, spice and all things nice.

Vivacious. Fizzy. Tempting.

Fragrance family: FRUITY

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Dewy Lily of the Valley & Star Anise Hand Cream 🌿🌼🍍

A luxurious moisturising hand cream blended with white truffle extract and scented with floral notes of lily of the valley and magnolia.

Top note: magnolia.

Heart note: lily of the valley.

Base note: ylang-ylang.

Extract: star anise.

Nodding sprigs of angelic white bells. Delicate lace and flowing silk. The first dance of dainty blossoms. Veil your senses in ethereal tenderness.

Enduring. Exquisite. Pure.

Fragrance family: FLORAL
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Blossoming Honeysuckle & White Tea Hand Cream πŸŒΎπŸŒ·πŸ‡

A rich, moisturising hand cream scented with feminine, floral notes and luxurious white truffle extract for soft skin.

Top notes: bergamot and mandarin.

Heart notes: honeysuckle, white tea and jasmine.

Base notes: sandalwood, heliotrope and vanilla.

Delicate petals unfurling. An embroidered gown of creamy white blooms. Silvery, powdered tea buds and silky-sweet nectar.

Graceful. Tranquil. Beloved.

Fragrance family: FLORAL





A little excerpt from the website; 

Why you’ll love it

White truffle extract and an intoxicating combination of our floral and spicy aromas; captivate her senses with this everyday hand care gift for her.

Best for; 
Including some of our bestselling blends nestled in a sophisticated box, this sumptuous hand cream set will keep her skin delicately scented and hydrated.

Indulge them with instantly absorbed daily treats for delectably soft and luxuriously moisturised hands. 

These hand creams are the perfect little treats for your friend, mum or a partner. Plus it is the perfect accessory to pop in your hand bag for that little piece of luxury wherever you are.

Did I mention how moisturising they are.. just look at the consistency! 


 

Why you’ll love it

A mini hand cream perfect to pop in your handbag from morning meetings to evening cocktails.

These intensive hand creams are instantly absorbed and are a daily treat for delectably soft and luxuriously moisturised hands with their intoxicating notes.

Top tip: They make fabulous stocking fillers, I’ve actually decided which hand cream is going to whom in my family.. 

What skincare products will you be reaching for this season? 

Until next time, 

Sheema x

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