|Would buy this product again.||61%|
Age: 19-24 Skin: Sensitive, Fair-Medium Hair: Brunette Eyes: Brown
The only thing I like about this product is the packaging - the nozzle spritzes out the water really nice and 'elegant'.
But that is sadly the only positive I can say!
I got this as a gift from a family member and I persisted with it as I know this stuff aint cheap. It was stripping on my dry skin and burnt when it went near my eyes. Its also quite highly fragranced and is not good for sensitive skin as it really itched.
It was also rated 'poor' on paulas choice website - this is a site I have recently discovered AFTER using this toner for several months trying to make it work for me. A link to her site and the review is here http://www.paulaschoice.com/beautypedia-skin-care-reviews/by-brand/elemis/_/Soothing-Apricot-Toner …. Although the review for the product is vague her opinions and overall ratings are something to listen to in my opinion. She has completely changed the way I look and PURCHASE skincare.
Age: 36-43 Skin: Combination, Olive Hair: Brunette Eyes: Brown
I have oily/combination skin but I gave this a try as it was on promotion and I don't like toners that claim to mattify or balance the skin, preferring refreshing, moisturising kinds of toner with lots of natural ingredients. Toners I love are Gatineau Serenite and natural Rosewater, with or without glycerin. Elemis Soothing Apricot toner compares favourably with my favourites, with a very mild (natural) apricot fragrance and leaving the skin supple without leaving any kind of residue. I will buy again during the summer months as it is so refreshing and cooling.
Age: 30-35 Skin: Dry, Fair, Neutral Hair: Black, Straight, Fine Eyes: Brown
Smells delish. My skin feels balanced and smells nice. Elemis is expensive so I prefer to buy a skincare set rather than stand alone product if I can avoid it. I'll try other toners though.
Age: 19-24 Skin: Sensitive, Fair, Cool Hair: Brunette, Wavy Eyes: Blue
I normally love Elemis skincare but this is junk. It's recommended for sensitive skin but it contains artificial fragrance and other irritants. After a few uses, I found it stang my skin upon application so I will definitely not be repurchasing. FYI: on the packaging, it states that this product should not be used near the eyes.
Age: 30-35 Skin: Combination, Fair-Medium Hair: Blond Eyes: Brown
Nice apricot smell, bought this on a cruise as a treat from the spa... Overall not impressed with the quality of the brand though, also this toner is recommended for the eye area but really burns them.
Age: 36-43 Skin: Dry, Fair-Medium Hair: Brunette Eyes: Green
I only bought this a few days ago but it seems to be quite good, doesnt seem to irritate my skin. Not sure if I would buy it again as I find it irritates my eyes, they feel quite dry and puffy after use. They don't look puffy just feel as though they are. I find quite strange as it is recomended that you soak cotton wool with the toner and use as a treatment on you eyes. I get around this by covering my eyes with cotton wool before spraying onto my face, and its fine. Next time I will try the hydrating toner instead - not sure if this is hydrating enough for me.
Age: 36-43 Skin: Oily, Fair Hair: Black Eyes: Blue
I've just had to pour this down the sink... since I couldn't even resell it online...
The smell is way too strong and sickening for me and in addition to this, it left my skin feeling rough after use - not what I expect from my toner. I tried but this product is not for me.
Needless to say, I will not repurchase.
Age: 18 & Under Skin: Acne-prone, Fair, Cool Hair: Blond, Kinky, Medium Eyes: Blue
I love this product! Smells and feels lovely on the face and so nice to use as a spritzer as well as on cotton pads. Face feels really refreshed and moisturised
Age: 19-24 Skin: Combination, Fair-Medium Hair: Brunette Eyes: Blue
I'm sucker for product's that smell good, most don't do their job but this toner does. doesnt strip oil's from your face and rebalances the PH, it's soothing and feels as if you don't need to use a moisturiser after. It's also good as an eye compress, I soak two cotton pad's, put them in the fridge for a few min's then leave them on my eye's for 5 mins.
Age: 30-35 Skin: Combination, Fair-Medium Hair: Red Eyes: Hazel
This is a pleasant toner and I'm giving it an extra point because it doesn't sting my face the way some toners do- example, Darphin's Intral toner. I quite like the apricot smell but sometimes find it a bit too much. Also leaves a sticky film on my skin from time to time but that may be because of me overdoing it. Altogether a good toner for a good price although it's not HG for me and my search continues.