Mimts' Usnea & Shea Butter Hand Balm

This restorative hand balm is formulated with Usnea lichen and shea butter along with a blend of essential oils. Designed to soothe and renew the skin, particularly when frequent hand washing is required, it will leave your hands soft, smooth and nourished.

The hand balm is also available as part of the Self Care Set.

100 g (3.5 Oz)


Apply a small amount to hands after washing and massage into skin, nails and cuticles for deep moisturizing. Apply before bed to restore dry skin overnight. Store at room temperature. Use within 6 months.


Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Sweet Almond) Oil, Butyrospermum Parkii Butter, Cocos nucifera (Coconut) Oil, Cera Alba, Citrus Lavandula Angustifolia (Flower) Oil, Salvia Sclarea Oil, Usnea Barbata (Lichen)

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Customer Reviews

Based on 7 reviews
Lisa E
From sand paper hands to soft as a babies butt hands!

My hands take a beating. I wash my hands a lot! Plus I am a potter and gardener and chef. My hands are like sand paper. They get so dry that most days, they crack and bleed. Especially in the winter months. I tried a sample today and immediately purchased some. My hands went from dry, cracked and bleeding sandpaper, to beautiful, soft and hydrated, but not overly greasy as the salve soaked into my skin! As you can imagine, I have a bazillion hand creams, but the MIMTS restorative hand salve is by far the best thing I have ever used on my poor hands. They are so happy now!!! Thank you! Customer for life now!!!!

Heather Sturm
I love this - hydrating and smells wonderful

I live in the Rocky Mountains of Alberta and it is a super dry place in the winter. I use this hand balm all winter long. I am not a person that uses creams or lotions, but in the winter it is a must. You only use a small amount and it lasts a long time. It's not a product you need to keep applying multiple times a day to get relief from dry skin. So for me, this container will last a long time!
I also don't like heavily scented things, and this is the perfect amount of scent that smells so lovely. I look forward to using this product because it works great and when I use it I know I am supporting a wonderful company that makes their products with love.

Super hydrating!

I work as a nurse in Manitoba and my hands get really dry between work and harsh weather, this lotion instantly soothes my dry hands. You don’t need a huge amount either, it spreads so nicely with just a small amount so will last awhile. Such a nice and light scent as well.

Lyndsay Stobbs
Ultimate hydration!

Love this product I have very dry hands especially with the hand sanitizers and this product adds moisture and smells amazing! I don’t like products with strong scents and this is perfectly balance providing a soothing smell

Kim Ebers
A staple in my nighttime routine!

I love this product! With so much hand sanitization going on these days my hands have been parched. I now use this every night before bed as the smell is so relaxing and there's extra time for the beautiful ingredients to do their work.

Our Formulation Philosophy

At Sḵwálwen, we sustainably harvest and source sacred plants that are known to help heal, hydrate, renew and bring balance.

Our heritage botanicals grow and thrive in particular terroir. We observe these plants throughout their growing season, looking for the cues and signs that they are ready to be harvested. This kind of awareness leads to a connection to place and a knowledge that can only be developed over time. 

Each batch of Sḵwálwen products is made with care and intention, bringing you luxurious skincare products free from harsh chemicals, phthalates, synthetic fragrances, synthetic colors and parabens.

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In harmony with the teachings of our Sḵwx̱wú7mesh ancestors, our Sustainability and Regenerative Practices reflect our deepest commitment to the Earth, her abundant gifts, and the generations yet to come.

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