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on 4/29/2007 3:15:00 AM
More reviews by curetheworld
Skin: Combination, Other, Not Sure
Hair: Brown, Other, Other
I tried this oil on the reccomendation of beauty bloggers.. I was expecting a lot from it, and it totally delivered! The first thing I noticed when I showered with it was the fragrance.. though its not just almondy it IS lovely. Almost flowery, but not cloying at all. And it left me slightly scented which I sometimes don't like, but I really enjoyed it with this. I found different perfumes to layer with. Aside from the fragrance, i LOVE the way this feels on my skin in the shower.. just feels luxurious to rub it in. And to my surprise, it completely rinses clean, no oily residue in the shower. At $22 it is expensive, but to me well worth the money.
on 4/28/2007 5:01:00 AM
More reviews by cup_cakes
Skin: Combination, Fair, Not Sure
Hair: Black, Other, Other
Nothing out of the ordinary. It did not leave my skin feeling particular smooth/soft. It did absolutely nothing to soothe my dry itchy witer skin. Scent is warm/ok though not very authentically almond-y.
on 4/15/2007 10:06:00 PM
More reviews by r2136178
Skin: Dry, Fair, Not Sure
This shower oil is nice, but nothing special. It didn't dry my skin, yet it didn't feel any more moisturized than before I stepped into the shower. The scent is nice and makes the bathroom smell good for a while after showering. This is not a bad product, but overall, I feel that this shower oil is too expensive for what it is. Will not repurchase.
on 4/15/2007 7:25:00 PM
More reviews by zetabebe
I love these! Great texture... great smell.. good for your skin.
on 3/8/2007 4:10:00 PM
More reviews by alu8
Skin: Dry, Other, Not Sure
I'm not a big fan of almond scents but I do like this one. The oil is moisturizing for my skin and I use it with the matching body cream. A bit decadent and luxurious feeling.
on 3/6/2007 9:22:00 PM
More reviews by ALBA
Skin: Combination, Medium, Not Sure
Hair: Brown, Straight, Fine
I feel awful breaking all these great reviews but I really was expecting more from this product. After I used this, my skin felt dried out which is weird because I could feel the oil on my skin when I was washing with it but I suppose some of the other ingredients in it just outweigh the oil. The aroma is just ok, it's not unbearable but it's not fantastic either, some people like smelling like cake. They call it a 'fresh almond fragrance' but I don't associate almonds with smelling fresh. It's not exactly a sexy scent, more comforting bordering on overly sweet.Verdict: To be completely honest, if I'm going to use something which isn't organic and with SLS, Propylene Glycol, PEG-7 etc I would much rather use Olay shea butter wash for very dry skin. Therefore, it's just not worth the money. I feel that this product is playing up to all the romantic connotations that Provence conjures in the mind and using this to justify the price. In a way I'm happy that I've found a cheaper and better performing alternative in Olay, that's a first for me!If anyone out there finds a wonderful natural rich bodywash that washes as well as Olay but without all the added 'chemicals' please do let me know. Nothing seems to beat Olay at moisturising and I'm not even super dry.
2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.
on 2/17/2007 4:52:00 AM
More reviews by leung
My already dry skin turned drier of late, a friend recommended me to try this and I love it! Non-sripping with a lovely almond scent. It works like any other type of cleansing oil. It looks and feels like oil at first but once you add water, it turns milky and cleanses! I use it with the milk moisturiser after and scent stays on for at least half a day. Would prefer it to come in a pump bottle instead...definitely repurchasing!
on 2/15/2007 1:04:00 PM
More reviews by doree_001
Hair: Blond, Other, Other
Very nice but not a HG for me. It is very thick so I needed some time to get use to it. The almond scent is not always the most appealing to me but it can be comforting - here is OK, not too strong. I thought at first that I would prefer more liquidy consistency, but now I like it. Skin is definitely softer with this one than with most other shower gels or lotions.
on 2/10/2007 5:28:00 AM
More reviews by nalasambi
Skin: Normal, Other, Not Sure
Hair: Brunette, Other, Other
I like many of the L'Occtiane range, and this Almond Cleansing Oil is a must have.it smells quite sweet , but to overpowering( I am generally more a "verbena" fan), but after reading all the good rviews, i had to buy itI was hoping the scent would linger longer, it disappears quicklyIt is very hydrating, also great if you need to shave your legs in the shower.I do moisturize afterwards, this is my daily routine.
on 1/26/2007 3:36:00 PM
More reviews by JVLush
I love the smell! I don't usually like sweet smells, but this one is a keeper. I just wish it could be still bought in small bottles (they sell only big bottles here) because it was a convenient size when travelling etc. This one is good product because one doesn't have to have any body lotion afterwards, it leaves a great smell on the skin and still it washes although it's an oil. Will repurchase!
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