A. I agree that having a good grip on the firearm is important. In all honesty, I can not recall the subject of hand cream usage being discussed. In retrospect, I might start mentioning it.
However, I must say that a frequent issue that arises when training new shooters is perspiration in their hands and within their eventually fogged up shooting glasses. Other user issues with regards to the gripping of the firearm are long fingernails and large rings on their fingers.
Disclaimer: I am not an attorney and my opinion is not legal advice. True story.
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