Can I wipe my face with hand cream?

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Generally speaking, it is not recommended to use hand cream to wipe your face, because of the difference between face and hand skin, and the different standards for facial skincare products and hand cream, because it is more recommended to use them separately to make the two Can better play the role of the product's efficacy.

In fact, the amino acid natural moisturizing factor and other ingredients contained in the hand cream are similar to the ingredients of general facial skincare products. They can keep the stratum corneum of the skin with a certain amount of moisture and keep the skin moist. However, there are some differences between the two.


In terms of the number of cleansing times, the number of washing hands is much more than washing the face, so the moisture loss of the hand skin is much faster than the face, so the texture of the hand cream is generally relatively thick and can form a layer on the hand skin The protective film moisturizes the skin while reducing water loss, keeping the hand skin in a moisturized state. The facial skin is more delicate and sensitive, so the texture of facial skincare products is generally lighter and gentler, so it is not recommended to use hand cream to wipe your face.

The skin on the hands is more dry and dehydrated than the skin on the face. Therefore, the hand cream is oily, and its effect is more inclined to lock the skin's moisture with oil components, while most facial skincare products are more oily. It is a hydrating factor component for hydrating and moisturizing. Compared with hand cream, it has a lower oil content. Therefore, if you use hand cream to wipe your face, it will cause too much oil on your face, which can easily clog your pores.

The effect of hand cream is generally moisturizing and moisturizing, but the effect of facial skin care products will be relatively diversified, such as whitening, anti-aging, firming, and other effects. There will be corresponding skincare products for different facial skin problems. In addition, hand creams generally contain more fragrance components, and the smell is more fragrant. If the hand cream is wiped on the face, the fragrances contained in it will cause a burden on the skin.