Colder weather means chapped hands and split fingers – painful but preventable with the right cream…

Three of the best hand creams for gardening

1 Citrus Hand Softener is a restorative blend of avocado, blackcurrant seed and coconut oils combined with shea butter. £15:

2 Almond Milk Beeswax Hand Creme is made with almond oil and vitamin E to moisturise and beeswax for protection. £9.99:

3 Hemp Hand Protector is a best-selling product that restores moisture and suppleness. £10: