Lifestyle

The 
youtube 
 test

Putting online advice to the test

MASSAGE: RELAX & 
DE-TENSE THE HANDS

Username: myfatpocket

Keywords: Massage, hands, 
de-tense

Our hands do a lot of work. Think about the texting, typing, and swiping we put them through.

They deserve some pampering once in a while.

This 10-minute video - complete with relaxing background music - shows a number of techniques to improve the condition of your hands.

I found the methods very handy. From rubbing the tips of your fingers to pressing on your knuckles, these nifty tricks really relieved the stress I never knew existed in my hands, and left them feeling lighter.

NATURAL HOME REMEDIES FOR 
SOFT HANDS

Username: Homeveda - 
Home Remedies for You!

Keywords: Soft hands, smooth, home, remedy

It isn't difficult to get smoother hands using home remedies, according to this YouTuber.

All you have to do is to mix two teaspoons of sugar with three teaspoons of olive oil and massage the paste into your hands with your fingertips.

Leave it on for about 15 minutes, before washing it off with warm water.

I put her tip to the test, and found that it worked wonders.

I was very surprised by how much softer and cleaner my hands looked. It's because the simple scrub removed dead skin.

But this method has a downside; it took me five minutes of scrubbing and washing to get rid of the thin film of oil that clung to my hands.