Scented Shea Butter Hand Lotion - Fresh Citrus Cilantro Herbal Fragrance - Hand Cream for Knitters Happy Hands Knitting

Scented Shea Butter Hand Lotion - Fresh Citrus Cilantro Herbal Fragrance - Hand Cream for Knitters Happy Hands Knitting


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pure shea butter from African karite nuts, sunflower oil cold pressed from seeds, aloe vera succulent juice, natural essential oils, cosmetic fragrance oils, paraben free formulation, no mineral oil, no colorants, BPA free bottles


/Hand Cream for Knitters Happy Hands Knitting Scented Shea Butter Hand Lotion - Fresh Citrus Cilantro Fragrance - Free Sample with every order - gifts for knitters - party favors - stocking stuffers - hostess gift/

I hand-blend my Happy Hands paraben-free hand cream with shea butter, sunflower oil and aloe vera, especially for knitters, crocheters, spinners & other fiber artists and crafters. It's not greasy or sticky, and will not transfer to your handiwork, I promise. I offer 32 unique scents (vivid, mild or light) plus Unscented fragrance-free... and I include a free sample packet with every order so you can try new fragrances.

This Scent {Citrus Cilantro Fragrance}

My Citrus & Cilantro scented hand cream is a lemony-green spring fragrance, a light herbal blend of green tea and lemon. This is my original Happy Hands fragrance, and still one of my all-time favorites.

scent type: fresh citrus, herbal, feminine, light
scent matches: also try Lemon Zest, Herb Garden, White Tea & Ginger

Bottle Sizes {choose from pull-down list}

1-ounce Tottle : Cute & refillable, pocket sized. Great party favors! 3” tall, $3.50.
2-ounce Travel : TSA approved size for airline carry-on, 4-1/4" tall, $6.
4-ounce Medium : Perfect for your knitting bag, 5-1/2" tall, $9.
8-ounce Jumbo : Volume *and* shipping discount saves 25%, ideal for refilling smaller bottles. 7" tall, $16.


USA: First Class mail with tracking, usual delivery time 3-4 business days. Orders over 1 pound automatically upgraded to Priority shipping.

International: First Class International mail, usual delivery time 10-14 business days. I'll work with you to optimize the international shipping tiers.

Gift Sets, Samplers & Trial Sizes

Try any of my Happy Hands scents in your free sample with order, or my trial size Sampler Sets: 8 assorted scents (or all 32 scents in my Super Sampler), sealed in 1/4-ounce oxygen-proof foil packets. You can choose from my themed sets, or request your own custom sampler. A great way to choose your favorite Happy Hands fragrance, and they make super-cute gifts, stocking stuffers & party favors!

See all my Samplers and Gift Sets here:

How "Happy Hands" Happened

I originally formulated Happy Hands for myself, after I tried -- and failed -- to find a commercial product that worked for me. Up here in the high mountain desert of New Mexico, dry hands are a year-round problem. I needed a creamy lotion that would deeply moisturize & soften my hands, but absorb quickly and NOT leave a greasy or sticky residue on my hands that would transfer to my knitting. And of course, it had to smell wonderful!

It took me a year to work out this formula: a lotion that is so very thick and creamy so you only need a small dollop, quickly absorbed, nourishing and moisturizing with no residue; and glossy pure white, because I don't add any artificial colors.

Because my lotion base absorbs quickly into your skin, you can enjoy the long-lasting fragrance, but the scent will NOT transfer to your fiber or craft handiwork.

Why "Happy Hands" Work So Well

~ Shea Butter is made from the nut of the African karité tree, called "women's gold" because of the vital income its harvest provides the women of Africa. It is an excellent natural moisturizer and therapeutic emollient, with Vitamins A & E helping to heal dry, cracked and damaged skin.

~ Sunflower oil is pressed from black sunflower seeds, a natural emollient also high in Vitamin E that helps retain moisture in the skin.

~ The juice of the succulent Aloe Vera plant has been used for centuries to rejuvenate, heal & soothe skin.

~ My formula contains NO parabens, NO mineral oil, and NO coloring agents of any kind.

~ I use only natural essential oils and pure cosmetic-grade fragrance oils (all phthalate-free) to create this scent.

~ I bottle my hand cream in crystal-clear, BPA-free bottles.

♥ Thanks for stopping by! ♥


FYI, here's the official INCI list of the ingredients I use in Happy Hands, with an explanation of each ingredient: Pure Distilled Water; Glyceryl Stearate (plant-based lubricant & moisture barrier); Isopropyl Myristate (plant-based emollient); Caprylic/Capric Triglycerides (coconut/palm oil fatty acids); Stearic Acid (plant-based fatty acid); Cetearyl Alcohol and Ceteareth 20 (emollients & emulsifiers); Shea Butter; Dimethicone (moisture barrier); Sunflower Oil; Aloe Vera (aloe barbadensis); Disodium EDTA (food-grade preservative); Benzophenone-4 (sunscreen); Iodopropynyl Butylcarbamate (iodine-based preservative); DMDM Hydantoin (antimicrobial preservative); Triethanolamine (organic emulsifying agent & pH balancer); Natural & Cosmetic Fragrance Oils.

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Meet your seller

Margaret Briggs

Margaret Briggs

Owner of HappyHandsStore

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Shop rating

5 out of 5 stars

Total shop reviews


Martha Constable Feb 24, 2019

5 out of 5 stars
Love this company. The Citrus Cilantro hand cream is refreshing but not too strongly scented, and most importantly, it makes my hands soft without getting oils all over my knitting!

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shapestrong Mar 2, 2018

5 out of 5 stars
I keep this at work, for a pick me up, the scent is so fresh and cheers me up.

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Kelli Feb 20, 2018

5 out of 5 stars
This was a gift, and the recipient LOVED it. The scent was wonderful and the cream felt lovely.

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Solstice Hannan Dec 30, 2019

5 out of 5 stars
After my coworkers stole so much of my hand cream, it was time to upgrade to jumbo bottles. This scent, by the way, is a sweet spiced scent like pumpkin spice without the pumpkin. Or maybe carrot cake. It's delicious and foody without being too girly for anyone at all to use.

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