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Mario Badescu Anti Acne Serum

Mario Badescu

Anti Acne Serum

Item #: 2209804 Size: 1.0 oz

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Prevent acne eruptions before they start with this Salicylic Acid based gel. Just a thin layer spread over the acne prone areas every evening will keep your skin smooth and clear. Will not irritate erupted or sensitive skin.
Apply a thin layer on clean skin to all acne prone areas on the face. May be used for preventive measures every night or use as needed.
Deionized Water (Aqua), Glycerin, Thyme (Thymus Vulgaris) Extract, Isopropyl Alcohol, Salicylic Acid, Triethanolamine.

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Mario BadescuAnti Acne Serum
 
4.2

(based on 31 reviews)

82%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Goes on smoothly (10)
  • Absorbs quickly (9)
  • Not greasy (7)
  • Effective (4)
  • Easy to use (3)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Bedtime (12)
  • After shower/bath (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Brand buyer (11), Budget shopper (8)

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5.0

Day 2 and skin is clearing!

By Jaclyn

from Braintree

Comments about Mario Badescu Anti Acne Serum:

Fast acting and non drying. Skin already looks visibly clearer and it's been 2 days. I like it.

(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Works great!

By Stephanie

from San Antonio, TX

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Verified Reviewer

Pros

  • Easy To Use
  • Hydrates Skin
  • Soothing
  • Works Effectively

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Adult Acne
    • Inflammatory Acne
    • Severe Acne

    Comments about Mario Badescu Anti Acne Serum:

    I suffer from cystic acne mostly on my cheeks. I've been using this acne serum for a little over a week and haven't had any new cystic acne breakouts. I've used several Mario Badescu products and they seem to help but none have them have worked as well as I expected given the extremely positive reviews. This acne serum is an exception. I wished I would've have given it a shot sooner.

     
    5.0

    Need Another!!

    By Alysa

    from Illinois

    Comments about Mario Badescu Anti Acne Serum:

    This serum has helped reduce a lot of my acne and lasts A LONG TIME!! I definitely recommend doesn't dry or irritate skin absolutely my holy grail product!

    (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

     
    2.0

    eh

    By jpulta

    from southdakota

    Comments about Mario Badescu Anti Acne Serum:

    Ive been using this for little over a month and I haven't noticed any changes and it hasn't really helped me out with not breaking out

     
    5.0

    Definitely will buy again

    By LMF

    from Michigan

    About Me Budget Buyer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Use
    • Works Effectively

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Inflammatory Acne
      • Severe Acne

      Comments about Mario Badescu Anti Acne Serum:

      This works great, I user it with the Mario Bedescu healing powder. Best products I've found, good prices.

      (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      awesome product

      By Clarissa

      from Seattle

      Comments about Mario Badescu Anti Acne Serum:

      Big fan of this line. Acne products can be tricky since they trend to dry out your skin but this one is amazing. You do have to give it a few days to work, it's not an overnight fix but I lather it all around my face since it's a serum after cleansing and woke up today with a completely clear face. If it can get rid of hormonal acne that's saying something!

       
      5.0

      Amazing

      By Ang

      from San diego

      Verified Buyer

      Comments about Mario Badescu Anti Acne Serum:

      This whole line of products are amazing , it's helps with my daughters acne more than anything she has tried

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      4.0

      amazing

      By anaya93

      from ohio

      Comments about Mario Badescu Anti Acne Serum:

      I put this on after washing and toning my
      face and it spreads easily and woke up and my acne definitely had been reduced in size.
      definitely worth the buy.

      (32 of 33 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Great Product

      By Julia

      from Wisconsin

      About Me Budget Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Use
      • Soothing
      • Works Effectively

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Moderate Acne

        Comments about Mario Badescu Anti Acne Serum:

        I've been using this product along with the acne wash for a little over a week. It has worked wonders for me, and isn't drying at all! I'm amazed how well it's working on my moderate to severe acne break outs!

        (1 of 23 customers found this review helpful)

         
        1.0

        I did not see a difference

        By Melissa

        from Winnsboro, SC

        Verified Buyer

        Comments about Mario Badescu Anti Acne Serum:

        I use this product directly on a pimple

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        • Q:

          What is the pH of this product?
          Asked on 1/10/2017 by Caroline from Augusta, GA

          1 answer

          • Brand Expert

            A:

            Anti Acne Serum has a pH value of 7.0

            Answered on 1/10/2017 by Brand Expert from Mario Badescu
        • Q:

          Can I layer the Seaweed Night Cream on top of this serum?
          Asked on 12/31/2016 by Abbie from Oklahoma

          1 answer

          • Brand Expert

            A:

            I would suggest that you apply the Anti Acne Serum only to those acne prone areas and apply the Seaweed Night Cream everywhere else. I think layering the two would not be the best option. Rather, you should apply them independently to different zones.

            Answered on 1/2/2017 by Brand Expert from Mario Badescu
        • Q:

          I also have small, clogged pores on my cheeks and forehead. I assume that is what they are as they are small, raised, bumps with no head. Would this be a suitable solution to treat and prevent these? Thanks!
          Asked on 12/7/2016 by Niki from Ohio

          1 answer

        • Q:

          What percentage of Salicylic Acid is in this?
          Asked on 11/28/2016 by upstate from new york

          1 answer

          • Brand Expert

            A:

            The percentage is 0.49.

            Answered on 12/2/2016 by Brand Expert from Mario Badescu
        • Q:

          I have pimples in my face small and dark sport so I want to use mario wich one I need to use
          Asked on 10/26/2016 by amiin from gombak

          1 answer

        • Q:

          When the best time,can i use this product when i already use special cucumber lotion???
          Asked on 10/5/2016 by Alif from Kuala Lumpur,MY

          1 answer

          • Brand Expert

            A:

            May be used every night or as needed. Before bed (after cleansing and toning with teh Special Cucumber Lotion), apply a thin layer on acne-prone areas. This is NOT a spot treatment; instead apply to those acne prone areas to help prevent breakouts.

            Answered on 10/7/2016 by Brand Expert from Mario Badescu
        • Q:

          Can I use this in the morning? Or it only a before bed type thing?
          Asked on 9/30/2016 by Jen from San Diego ca

          1 answer

          • Brand Expert

            A:

            The Anti Acne Serum performs best when applied to clean skin before bed.

            Answered on 10/6/2016 by Brand Expert from Mario Badescu
        • Q:

          Can this be used in place of a night time moisturizer? I need something to keep my skin lightly moisturizer since I live in the desert, but not too heavy or I break out.
          Asked on 8/21/2016 by Nick from Las Vegas, NV

          1 answer

          • Brand Expert

            A:

            The Anti Acne Serum should not be used in place of a nighttime moisturizer. This product is formulated to target acne-prone areas of the skin. It can also be used as a preventative treatment on areas you may frequently experience breakouts. We would recommend the Herbal Hydrating Serum (http://www.ulta.com/herbal-hydrating-serum?productId=xlsImpprod6200723&sku=2209861&_requestid=3579148) as a lightweight and oil-free option to use as a nighttime moisturizer that can be used with the Anti Acne Serum.

            Answered on 8/24/2016 by Brand Expert from Mario Badescu
        • Q:

          How many ounces is there in here

          Asked on 8/8/2016 by Paola from US

          1 answer

          • Brand Expert

            A:

            Mario Badescu Anti Acne Serum is a 1 oz bottle.

            Answered on 8/11/2016 by Brand Expert from Mario Badescu
        • Q:

          Can this be used with the Vitamin C serum?
          Asked on 8/1/2016 by Kay Bee from Chicago,IL

          1 answer

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