Best Skin Care Products

Take good care of your skin with these amazing lotions.

June 24, 2011

A gardener’s skin contends with many things: dirt, sun, and more. It’s important to care for your skin as you would a garden: organically, paying attention to its specific needs. Here are some of the best lotions for every type of skin.


Sun & Bug Protection

Harvest tomatoes without looking like one. Badger SPF 30+ Sunscreen & Anti-Bug Insect Repellent is 100 percent natural, DEET-free, and safe for smaller garden helpers. $17, from W.S. Badger Co.


Exposure to soil saps the moisture right out of skin. Aveeno Daily Moisturizing Lotion with Sunscreen hydrates and offers SPF 15 protection. $10, from Aveeno.

Bug Bites

All Good Goopsoothes itching and redness from mosquito and other bug bites with ingredients like olive oil, lavender, and comfrey. Also works on other types of skin irritations and is safe for all ages. $14, from Elemental Herbs.

Sensitive Skin

Originally formulated for chemotherapy and radiation patients, the brand has since expanded, and Lindi Body Lotion provides deep moisture for anyone with sensitive skin. $25, from Lindi Skin.


A former pharmaceutical employee, introduced to the power of natural herbal remedies, developed Red Dry Skin. This lotion uses black cumin and lemon to naturally combat skin redness. $18, from Sprunk-Jansen.

Mature Skin

Derma e Anti-Aging Hand Crème nourishes hands to keep them looking youthful. Antioxidants, olive oil, and green tea extract combine in a cruelty-free, natural formula. $10, from Derma e.

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