The Ordinary Salicylic Acid 2%

Deciem

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2.9

55 reviews

44%
would repurchase
3.8/5
package quality

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1.0
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12 days ago

In November of 2019, I started experiencing these crazy episodes where my eyes become so swollen and irritated. My eyes would swell shut. Thankfully, my Dad was staying with me at the time and was...

About reviewer (1 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinDry, Fair

HairBrunette

EyesBrown



1.0
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4 months ago

This is the second Ordinary product that has caused an allergic reaction and I’ve used Salicylic acid before so it has to be their ingredients. Literally not worth the (very physical) pain.

About reviewer (7 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinCombination, Medium, Cool

HairBlond, Wavy, Fine

EyesBlue


5.0
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6 months ago

I had moderate acne, dark spots from acne, and oily skin. I decided to try The Ordinary. I started using 4 products: salicylic acid solution, niacinimide + zinc, 5% lactic acid, and ascorbyl...

About reviewer (12 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinOily, Medium

HairBlack

EyesBrown


2.0
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7 months ago

I'm sad to write this review as this product was a life saver for me in the beginning (April 2019) but in the end (September 2019) I ended up having allergic contact dermatitis to it. I started...

About reviewer (1 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium

HairBrunette

EyesBrown


5.0
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7 months ago

I've been searching for a cheaper alternative to the Origins Super Spot remover and have finally found it. The Origins salicylic acid costs a whopping $19 for 0.3 oz or 8 mL. The Ordinary is known...

About reviewer (222 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinCombination, Medium, Warm

HairBrown, Straight, Medium

EyesBrown


1.0
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9 months ago

This product gave me chemical burns. For months I'd been using it without issue, then starting getting allergy-like symptoms that became progressively worse: rashes, eczema, flaky skin, swelling,...

About reviewer (1 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinOther, Other

HairOther

EyesOther


2.0
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9 months ago

Unfortunately, this did nothing to my skin and just felt sticky.

About reviewer (195 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium, Warm

HairBrunette, Straight, Fine

EyesBrown


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a year ago

PROS: None. Absolutely none. CONS: This is the worst product I have ever used on my face in recent times and it has nothing to do with the Salicylic Acid, as Paula's Choice LOTION 2% BHA (before...

About reviewer (261 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinOther, Fair, Neutral

HairBrown, Other, Medium

EyesBrown


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a year ago

This product made my skin worse than it has ever been! It completely dried out my usually combination skin and caused way more spots than I usually have and they turned up in places that I don't...

About reviewer (1 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium, Not Sure

HairBrunette, Wavy, Coarse

EyesGreen


1.0
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a year ago

I used this product after carrying out a patch test as recommended, with no reaction in the following 48 hours. I then used a small amount on my face and neck, and woke the next morning with...

About reviewer (1 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinNormal, Fair

HairBrunette

EyesGreen





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