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Ultimate Strength Hand Salve

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A rich, moisturizing hand salve for active, dry hands.

Ultimate Strength Hand Salve is rated 4.6 out of 5 by 230.
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Ultimate Strength Hand Salve

Ultimate Strength Hand Salve

A rich, moisturizing hand salve for active, dry hands.

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What It Is

Our heavy-duty moisturizing hand salve cares for dry hands. This thick, rich formula provides all-day care for active and dry hands. Formulated with Avocado Oil, Eucalyptus Oil and Sesame Seed Oil, this hand moisturizer for dry skin leaves hands feeling soft, conditioned and cared for.

What It’s Good For

  • Thick, rich formula soothes, conditions and moisturizes dry hands
  • Draws and absorbs water from the air forming a “glove-like” protective barrier against moisture loss
  • Helps protect and repair the appearance of severely dry hands caused by manual labor, neglect, exposure to harsh elements and heavy industrial labor
  • For hand care

Key Ingredients

How to Use

How to Use

How to Use

Future Made Better

Future Made Better

True to our founding family’s mission, we strive to improve the quality of the communities we serve by reducing our
environmental impact, formulating responsibly, and supporting charitable causes. This formula is made with:
Responsible Formulation
Responsible Formulation

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Rated 2 out of 5 by from LOVE the Salve HATE the tube!! The Salve is fabulous and has really helped my Winter Dry Skin. But the tube is VERY difficult for me to manipulate It’s stiff and very rigid and the plastic is slick so my hands slide off when I squeeze it. To the point that I’m not sure how much more I’ll be able to get out of it. I’ve found myself waiting till my hands bleed before using it. (And then WOW, I heal right away)
Date published: 2021-02-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from My dry hands can’t make it without this! I’ve always had dry, cracked and sometimes bleeding hands in the winter and now with increased handwashing during the pandemic, they’re at an all-time low! My hands get so dried out that touching a microfiber cloth just grosses me out! The only thing that really helps and moisturizes my dry hands is Ultimate Strength Hand Salve. It’s a necessity and I keep a tube in my purse, in my kitchen and at the bathroom sink. It’s a tube I can’t be without!
Date published: 2021-02-13
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This product is wonderful Due to the pandemic I have been using a great deal of liquid hand sanitizer which is extremely drying . This hand salve counteracts the dryness very well.
Date published: 2021-02-13
Rated 5 out of 5 by from There’s nothing like it! Kiehls hand salve should be called “Hand Saver”! I started using it this fall and it has proved to be amazing at protecting and nourishing my very dry hands. I’ve loved it so much that I gifted it at Christmas.
Date published: 2021-01-26
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Weakest salve I’ve ever used There is nothing “ultimate” about this hand salve. After struggling with dry hands all winter and using this product to try and remedy that, I went back to my trusted Burt’s Bees hand salve for one day. A few applications of Burt’s later and my hands are looking, feeling and smelling better than they have all winter, and at a fraction of the cost. Kiehls hand salve, like the majority of their products, are overpriced and overhyped. Don’t waste your money, you are literally better off using a cheap gold bond hand cream from Walgreens.
Date published: 2021-01-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best decision for your hands I started using Ultimate Strength Hand Salve about 13 years ago on the recommendation from a friend. I was immediately hooked. I worked in a bakery and so washed my hands every 5 minutes, burned them, froze them, cut them, smashed them, mashed them. The hand salve provided immediate and incredible relief to my poor hands. I am addicted to it and will never be without it.
Date published: 2021-01-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best hand cream ever Received a small tube of this salve in a gift pack. I am 65 years old and a nurse. I thought there was no hope for my dry old hands after years of constant washing. After a few days I have noticed a huge difference; even the fissures on my fingers have healed. Have recommended this to all my friends!
Date published: 2021-01-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best hand treatment for new moms! After washing bottles and my hands constantly, I tried everything from body butters, creams, oils, Shea butter, etc. I have even tried layering them. Then I found a this hand salve amongst my products. Omg! I take it w me everywhere I go: kitchen, to bed... lol - absolutely fell in love. Only thing that satisfies my skins after bleach, sanitizer and soap! Non greasy, very emollient.
Date published: 2021-01-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from HOLY GRAIL I never write reviews but had to for this product. I've searched years for a decent hand lotion. I wash my hands often and in the winters they get so dry they crack and bleed. I've tried EVERYTHING, nothing has ever worked. This product is MIRACLE WORKER. My skin has never been so soft and I don't even reapply. In fact I use it once every few days and my skin is baby smooth.
Date published: 2021-01-16
Rated 2 out of 5 by from What’s the big deal? Disappointing. Nothing remarkable about this lotion. Doesn’t smell good. Won’t order again. My dry hands don’t feel or look any better.
Date published: 2021-01-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Light—easily absorbed How do you say that Kiehl’s hand lotion as a Christmas present from my daughter. I’ve tried lots of hand lotions and salves, but this is different. It doesn’t take much, it absorbs quickly and is light. No overwhelming scent, too. I signed up for the auto refill after using this for 2 weeks.
Date published: 2021-01-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Reliable stable! A colleague introduced me to this product a few years ago, when I was complaining about dry and cracked hands. I have been using it ever since, especially in the winter. It dissolves quickly, doesn't leave a greasy film and is not scented, which is rare these days.
Date published: 2020-12-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best hand lotion A little goes a long way. It really heals my hands.
Date published: 2020-12-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Leaves hands soft and silky smooth With the pandemic, I've been washing my hands at least 2-3 times more daily than usual. I have dry skin normally, this extra washing has made it worse. This salve is terrific. It's easy to apply, little goes a long way, and it lasts forever. If you just rinse off your hands with hot water or use hand sanitizer, you dont even have to reapply. It forms a literal glove of moisturizer on hands. You can feel it protecting & moisturizing them. The scent is not all that appealing to me, wish it were available in different scents. That's the only complaint I have. Otherwise its 5 stars for moisturizing dry skin that lasts all day.
Date published: 2020-12-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Soft hands I love this product because it keep my hands moisturizer all the time, specially now that we have to use so many different things to keep our hands clean this product will keep you moisturize and soft hands.
Date published: 2020-12-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Like None Other I really love this product. I have severely dry and chapped hands in the winter to the point that they bleed. This salve leaves my hands soft and has limited the dryness so much. I have tried other hand lotions in the winter but nothing compares to this one!
Date published: 2020-12-08
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great for moisturizing tough skin! Give it a few days, and you’ll love how this product moisturizes and locks in the moisture for rough patches of skin! I use it on my hands since I work in healthcare and am constantly washing them, and this has brought so much relief to the my hands & improved the smoothness of them too. I also use them for my feet, and it seems to reduce the wrinkles, toughness, and callouses since I dance. To me, the product doesn’t ~feel~ super moisturizing like body butters do, it feels almost waxy, but it sure works well! Personally, I like the slight medicinal smell of the salve, which only lasts for a few minutes though. I find it soothing, so wished the scent lasted longer! Bough a full size for $12 during black friday.
Date published: 2020-12-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from As good as it gets, trust and use all day! I have pretty dry hands, from working out, dry CA weather, and always washing hands, ESP now! The hand salve smells great, lasts a long time, even after a few washes! The white glove feel is just awesome, and there's NO oily feeling at all. GOOD STUFF!
Date published: 2020-12-01
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Too sticky Bought this due to good reviews on internet. The price dropped to 50% off plus extra 25% discount 1day later after placed the order through internet. The customer Service was not willing to do price adjustment. Doesn’t like the sticky touch after application.
Date published: 2020-12-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Soft hands With so much hand washing at this time, this cream is invaluable. Might be better if it was not categorized as Men’s.
Date published: 2020-11-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from SKIN DRYNESS SOLVED I am a repeat buyer of this product for myself and for my girlfriend as well (she loves the coriander). We couldn’t be happier with this product as it gets us through the really dry CA winters! I’ll put it on before bed and I’ll wake up with moisturized hands. Clean scent with the original but you can’t go wrong with the scented ones too. I use this everyday during the fall/winter and every few days during the rest of the year and a 5oz tune will last me a year. I’ll be buying this again. And again. And again.
Date published: 2020-11-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best hand cream ever! I have used this product for years and strongly recommend it anyone with dry hands. It is easily absorbed and not oily, but somehow it lasts through multiple hand washings. It has saved my hands from cracking even during the winter. For an e tra boost in winter I’ll use cotton gloves at night. My hands feel great in the morning.
Date published: 2020-11-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Amazing I was using Neutrogena Norwegian Formula Hand Cream until I was introduced to this one. It is not greasy at all and has an extremely pleasant smell. I am just hoping they make a huge bottle in this!
Date published: 2020-11-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This is absolutely the best hand cream I have ever found. I have been using it now for eight years. I even persuaded my husband to use it one night when his hands were cracked open. He couldn't believe the improvement he saw the next morning. I also purchased a tube as well for my son and he loves it.
Date published: 2020-10-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Hydrating without greasiness! As a nurse, especially during a pandemic, my hands used to get so dry they would crack and bleed. This salve is a game changer! Not only has it saved my hands, but it absorbs quickly so I can use it at work and not worry about not being able to get gloves on afterwards due to greasiness. In all honesty, the smell is not my favourite but it’s light and dissipates quickly, making it usable in a scent free environment.
Date published: 2020-09-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great for hands and feet I’ve used this hand salve for 10+ years, and it’s saving my hands during the pandemic. All this hand washing has dried out my hands to the point where they look dry, rough, and red. My hands feel so much better when I use this hand salve. I also like to put a layer of Aquaphor/Vaseline on top of it to seal in the moisture. The results I get when I use them are amazing, like it transforms my hands. I also love using the salve on my feet and elbows. It’s a great gift, too!
Date published: 2020-07-26
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Did absolutely nothing This hand salve did absolutely nothing for my skin. A tota waste of money.
Date published: 2020-06-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from My go to gift for friends. With hand washing it is perfect. I doesn’t make my hands slippery
Date published: 2020-04-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great product I have used this for years. Now with all of the hand washing and use of sanitizers it is even more helpful It feels wonderful and helps keep hands well moisturized!
Date published: 2020-04-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Awesome Stuff! Obviously everyone is washing their hands many times per day; my hands have been so dry until I bought this product. Does cost a little more than most but you don't ned much to last a while. Plus, I really like the subtle scent.
Date published: 2020-04-15
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