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Old 12-20-2013, 05:21 PM   #1
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Anyone use skin lotion?

To help combat dry skin from workin with saltwater? My hands are a wreck...
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You cant put lotion on your hands and then put your hands in the tank. You'll get a sheen on the water at the surface.
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Old 12-20-2013, 05:39 PM   #3
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Agreed!
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Old 12-20-2013, 05:54 PM   #4
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I know that, I'm talking about after working with the tabk
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Old 12-20-2013, 06:02 PM   #5
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Lotion is fine as long as it doesn't end up in the tank.
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Old 12-22-2013, 01:02 AM   #6
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Use lotion cream before going to bed every night.
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Old 12-22-2013, 02:19 AM   #7
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I use 10w-30 oil! (I'm a mechanic) lol
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Old 12-22-2013, 10:34 PM   #8
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I use 10w-30 oil! (I'm a mechanic) lol
Same here. But there are days I worry about putting my hands in the water.
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Old 12-22-2013, 10:41 PM   #9
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that's something I need to invest in.... my hands are like sand paper
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Old 12-22-2013, 10:55 PM   #10
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Lmao. I use sandpaper to make my hands smooth
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Old 12-22-2013, 11:12 PM   #11
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Same here. But there are days I worry about putting my hands in the water.
I know the feeling lol. I use the soap from Zep. It's called cherry bomb. Works like a charm, but still doesn't get rid of the oil/grease/dirt under the nails and in the crevices in the skin. All part of the job lol
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Old 12-22-2013, 11:15 PM   #12
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Yes it is massimo. No matter what I use to wash my hands I still have gunk under my nails and in the crevices of my hands. But working on cars is one of the things I enjoy doing.
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Yes it is massimo. No matter what I use to wash my hands I still have gunk under my nails and in the crevices of my hands. But working on cars is one of the things I enjoy doing.
have u tried brake cleaner? lol
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Oh that helps but it drys my hands out let no other
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You guys working on cars and with grease/oil should probably invest in gloves to wear in tank.
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Old 12-23-2013, 05:16 PM   #16
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I'd have to get gloves that went past my elbows
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I work in healthcare and able to snatch disposable sterilized gloves to keep my hands dry.
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They make gloves for coral handling that go above the elbow. Click image for larger version

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I use head and shoulders to cut through hydraulic oil and grease
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