C.O. Bigelow

C.O. Bigelow

Dr. Galen Hunter founded CO Bigelow apothecary (originally called Village Apothecary Shoppe) in NYC in 1838. The first product they made was Rose Wonder Cold Cream. They have since expanded to include full lines of skincare, hair care, fragrances, makeup, bath and body, and apothecary remedies.

https://www.bigelowchemists.com/
Overall rating
4.2
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78%
would repurchase
4.2
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Overall rating
78%
would repurchase

Recent C.O. Bigelow Reviews

Lemon Body Cream
2.0
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2 months ago

I had tried this in a sample packet Years ago & I really liked how emollient this felt & the delicious scent of natural lemon in this! & I really liked the cute old fashioned apothecary style jar this is sold in bath & body works! But I think it's no longer available in bath & body work anymore! I did enjoy using this as a hand cream but I would not buy this Bc the lemon …Read more

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Lemon Body Cream
2.0
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fromSKSS

2 months ago

I had tried this in a sample packet Years ago & I really liked how emollient this felt & the delicious scent of natural lemon in this! & I really liked the cute old fashioned apothecary style jar this is sold in bath & body works! But I think it's no longer available in bath & body work anymore! I did enjoy using this as a hand cream but I would not buy this Bc the lemon …Read more

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Mentha Ultra Lip Shine
5.0
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Sep/22/2018

EDIT: After a bad spell with Buxom Lip Polish and its antifreeze-like "plumping" qualities (OW! OW! OW!), I have returned to sing the praises of my faithful Ultra Mentha. Refreshing, sweet-tasting and very comfortable. And it fills the same niche at a fraction of the cost.

This is one of my “comfort products”, something that I love the feel and smell of, an old standard I’ll …
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Mentha Ultra Lip Shine
5.0
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Sep/22/2018

EDIT: After a bad spell with Buxom Lip Polish and its antifreeze-like "plumping" qualities (OW! OW! OW!), I have returned to sing the praises of my faithful Ultra Mentha. Refreshing, sweet-tasting and very comfortable. And it fills the same niche at a fraction of the cost.

This is one of my “comfort products”, something that I love the feel and smell of, an old standard I’ll …
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Rose Salve
3.0
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May/30/2018

I don’t plan to repurchase this, even though it isn’t a bad product per se. Once applied to my lips, the texture of the balm becomes too thin to be occlusive, but the ingredients just aren’t moisturizing enough for a non-occlusive lip balm to be very effective. It just doesn’t do anything for the health of my lips - they don’t become any smoother, softer, or less dry when I use this balm, even as …Read more

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Rose Salve
3.0
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May/30/2018

I don’t plan to repurchase this, even though it isn’t a bad product per se. Once applied to my lips, the texture of the balm becomes too thin to be occlusive, but the ingredients just aren’t moisturizing enough for a non-occlusive lip balm to be very effective. It just doesn’t do anything for the health of my lips - they don’t become any smoother, softer, or less dry when I use this balm, even as …Read more

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