L’Occitane and Crabtree & Evelyn have something in common. They are well-known for their elegantly-packaged hand cream that smells so luxurious and high-end. And of course, don’t forget their premium pricing too. But, which is better?
I’ve first started using Crabtree & Evelyn hand cream more than a decade ago and adored the then one-of-a-kind metal tube packaging that’d separated premium from mass-market hand creams. Of course, this style has since been copied even by cheap brand names found in drug stores. In any case, the same packaging of L’Occitane led me to an impulse purchase when browsing at Singapore Changi Airport. It’s like I just had to get something that was duty-free whenever I’m at the airport.… Read more