However well groomed and beautiful a woman may be , the illusion shatters if her hands are uncared for. Rough, chapped and wrinkled hands are the signs of bad health. Taking care of the hands should be a matter of habit. Here are a few hand paste to protect your hands from adverse effect of everyday work.

Home Recipes

Egg and Almond

To make a protective hand paste, mix together into a paste one egg yolk, 2 teaspoons kaolin(china clay) and one teaspoon almond oil.

Oatmeal Paste

This is an ideal hand paste to get soft and supple hands. Take two tablespoon of oatmeal. Add one teaspoon olive oil(or any other oil), one teaspoon lemon juice, one teaspoon glycerine. Make a paste by mixing all these ingredients with the help of little warm water. Apply it into the hands. Let it stand for 15 minutes. Then, wash with plain water to get soft and clean hands.


Mix vinegar and olive oil in equal quantity. Rub into the hands to get petal like soft hands. Do not forget to rub on knuckle and finger joints.