WRITE A REVIEW
82% would repurchase
Package Quality: 4.3
Filter by skin/hair/eye
Filter by age
on 10/29/2009 11:18:00 PM
More reviews by sfreeman87
Skin: Acne-prone, Fair, Not Sure
Hair: Brunette, Straight, Medium
I love Avene's thermal water. It's the best! I've tried Evian's, and LRP, but I like Avene's the best. It's the best stuff to set makeup with. I've bought quite a few cans over the years and it's a staple for me. I like it so much that I've used it consistently for the four years. Would definitely recommend it for those looking for a thermal water/spray to set their make-up, or apply for it's soothing properties after a mask. It's also great on dry, itchy irritated skin. It helps calm down any inflammation.
on 10/18/2009 2:08:00 PM
More reviews by genie_11
Skin: Combination, Fair-Medium, Not Sure
Hair: Brown, Curly, Medium
just underpressure water.....I think I ve tried enough stuff to stop beliveing in miraculous products, but, without being pessimistic, this is sparkling water.And, because of that, in my opinion is way overpriced.About the product : 1. the ph is 7,5 - a bit higher ( more alkaline) than the ph of normal,healty skin. I ve read that, the more alkaline the ph is, the more chances of getting a skin condition. The acid ( normal state of our skin) mantel protects the skin from bacterial and fungal infections.If the acid mantle becomes disrupted or damaged, or loses its acidity, the skin becomes more prone to damage and infection. Washing skin with soaps or detergents can cause the loss of acid mantle. Repetitive washing alters the stratum corneum and barrier functions, including skin pH. Once damaged, it can take up to 14 hours to restore, by which time, itís most likely under assault again from another washing. Single washings shift pH to the alkaline region, which can shift back to normal within a few hours. Conclusion 1 : my dissrupt the skin s natural protective barrier. Might not be good for healty skin, definetly not good for any skin condition.2. rich in sillicate and trace elements : just google it , and u ll find out that sillca makes skin dry... Conclusion nr 2 : not good for dry skin3.the indication for dermatological use ( listed on Avene site) are , hmm, very funny, those of skin conditions in wich ( as said in medical journals) you should try to bring your skin to an acid ph, not spray on some alkaline water.4. soothens, calms , softens the skin------my question: how? Didn t feel like those objectives were reached on my skin.5. ppl say : good to fix make-up! Huh?? After spending 30 minutes on conturing and the rest of it u spray water all over to melt it? Lol, that has to be funny.Wont buy this again. Doesnít worth it.
11 out of 21 people found this review helpful.
on 9/15/2009 5:13:00 AM
More reviews by ArBell
Age: 18 & Under
Skin: Combination, Tan, Warm
Hair: Black, Straight, Fine
LOVE LOVE LOVE this!!I use it EVERYDAYAnd it lasts AGES.Good for fixing makeup.Good for refreshing face.Good for after mosturising face.Good after acne treatment.Good for anything!
on 9/5/2009 11:42:00 AM
More reviews by bvbvvbvvv
Skin: Acne-prone, Medium, Not Sure
Hair: Black, Other, Other
i use it as a toner most of the time, and other time i made mask using this spring water. it is a great product and the price is reasonable. you should always have one in summer. will repurchase.
on 8/27/2009 3:18:00 PM
More reviews by yiqi8910
Skin: Combination, Fair, Not Sure
Hair: Black, Straight, Medium
i think it's a good product, very soothing and easy to use. but i don't find it's very useful. i bought this about 5 months ago, only used it for several times. i think it would be good for people who have dry skin and don't use foundation often. i just didn't find it useful at all for me, even in the winter!
2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.
on 7/8/2009 5:38:00 AM
More reviews by erika_let
Skin: Normal, Other, Not Sure
Hair: Brown, Other, Other
Way over-priced, IMO. I used Retin-A back as a teenager and have suffered having red skin every time I'm out in the sun. And I'm talking about 5-min exposure here. Seems to work for lots of MUAers here, but sadly not for me. Perhaps this is purely for sensitive, not sensitized skin like mine.
on 6/22/2009 5:09:00 PM
More reviews by Daniela1985
This water helps my skin to feel much better when is irritated, it soothes and refreshes my skin, like after exfoliating or removing makeup or even after shaving my legs. I can actually feel my skin nourishing from this in short and long term. Definitively a MUST-HAVE!!
on 6/15/2009 2:14:00 AM
More reviews by slack
Skin: Sensitive, Fair, Cool
Hair: Blond, Straight, Fine
I totally believe in this stuff! I'd been spraying this on after cleansing and before toning for a long time and never really knew if it was making a difference or not. It's when i run out of it that i realize how great it is. When I don't use it my face is redder and itchier. I got a mean rash about 2 months ago from make up and using this and the nov lotion together really helped. What SHOCKED me tho is that 3 weeks ago I got my first reeeeeeally bad sunburn in like, 15 years (forgot to put uv on) on my arms, and when i went to the pharmacy to get aftersun care lotion the pharmacist told me to spray this stuff on... Hrm. ok. I thought it was weird and didn't understand why he woulnd't give me medicine...but It took about a week for my sunburn to heal and the surprising part is that I didn't peel. at all. It was ichy for a little while but the avene water stopped me from scratching my arms and making it worse, and I'm wondering if it's not the reason why my skin didn't peel...Either way, I'm sold. It's also very refreshing. I always spray it on when i come home from work or during the day when i'm hot and it feels so nice. I'd recommend this product to anyone.
1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.
on 5/25/2009 7:14:00 AM
More reviews by ksychan
Skin: Combination, Medium, Not Sure
I love this product for one main reason - it actually prevents makeup from oxidizing. Was initially skeptical but it not only set my makeup in the morning but it didn't oxidize from morning to night.
on 5/25/2009 6:35:00 AM
More reviews by iamtheanonymous
Skin: Combination, Olive, Warm
Hair: Black, Wavy, Fine
Recently had a nasty allergic reaction which caused the skin around my eyes to get itchy, red and peeling. Spritzing this water on relieves the burn of the itch! A lifesaver.
Popular Face Skincare Products
Are you sure this product is discontinued?
daasfdsad, asdadasd, addasdasdas, asdasdasdasfsdfgdfs, fgdssdgfdgfg, gfgdgdfgdhfgj
Reviewer did not try the product Profanity/Vulgar language Advertising (Vendor promotion, iHerb Coupons etc.) Marketing campaign (BzzAgent, Influenster etc.)