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Mario Badescu Plastic Bottle Drying Lotion

Mario Badescu

Plastic Bottle Drying Lotion

Item #: 2209807 Size: 1.0 oz

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The Drying Lotion is a fast acting, effective acne spot treatment. Formulated with salicylic acid, calamine and other quick-drying ingredients, this product will shrink ugly whiteheads virtually overnight while you sleep. While other acne spot treatments can irritate and dry delicate or sensitive skin, this product is safe and effective for all skin types.
Do not shake the bottle. Before bed (after cleansing and toning), dip a cotton swab into the pink sediment at the bottom of the bottle. Dab directly on surface blemishes; do not rub in. Let dry and rinse off in the morning. Do not use on broken skin.
Isopropyl Alcohol, Aqua (Water,Eau), Calamine, Camphor,Sulfur, Resorcinol, Salicylic Acid, Zinc Oxide, Titanium Dioxide, Talc,Glycerin.

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Mario BadescuPlastic Bottle Drying Lotion
 
4.5

(based on 568 reviews)

90%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Effective (320)
  • Easy to use (309)
  • Minimizes pores (52)
  • Soothing (48)
  • Absorbs quickly (36)

Cons

  • Dries out skin (74)
  • Bad smell (35)
  • Doesn't work (27)
  • Irritates skin (14)
  • Strong smell (6)

Best Uses

  • Moderate acne (229)
  • Adult acne (200)
  • Inflammatory acne (142)
  • Teen acne (124)
  • Blackheads & whiteheads (104)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Budget shopper (241), Brand buyer (178)

Reviewed by 568 customers

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5.0

this stuff is bomb

By Keaton

from Somerset, PA

About Me Brand Buyer

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Dries out blemishes
  • Easy To Use
  • Works Effectively

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Inflammatory Acne
    • Moderate Acne
    • Teen Acne

    Comments about Mario Badescu Plastic Bottle Drying Lotion:

    This product is so easy to use to get rid of acne overnight or over the course of a few days. it dries out the area very effectively but doesn't leave skin peeling off as some other drying lotions do. all you need is a Q-tip and your face end it takes literally 30 seconds and works so well

    (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    I love it ....it really works

    By Rida

    from Chicago

    About Me Budget Buyer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Use
    • Minimizes Pores
    • Works Effectively

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Adult Acne
      • Inflammatory Acne
      • Moderate Acne
      • Severe Acne
      • Teen Acne

      Comments about Mario Badescu Plastic Bottle Drying Lotion:

      I can just say it really works fast ...it does dries ur skin but not much I put some good moisturizer and it's OK.....

       
      5.0

      Amazing

      By Nazee

      from Salt Lake city

      About Me Budget Buyer

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Use
      • Minimizes Pores
      • Works Effectively

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Adult Acne
        • Blackheads & Whiteheads
        • Inflammatory Acne
        • Moderate Acne
        • Severe Acne
        • Teen Acne

        Comments about Mario Badescu Plastic Bottle Drying Lotion:

        The is life changing

         
        5.0

        Love this product! Works great!

        By Mo

        from Chesterfield, MO

        About Me Budget Buyer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Use
        • Minimizes Pores
        • Works Effectively

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Moderate Acne
          • Teen Acne

          Comments about Mario Badescu Plastic Bottle Drying Lotion:

          Use it when needed and it works like a charm.

           
          5.0

          AWESOME!!!

          By Perfection queen

          from Hazleton pa

          About Me Brand Buyer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Use
          • Works Effectively

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Moderate Acne
            • Severe Acne

            Comments about Mario Badescu Plastic Bottle Drying Lotion:

            Had a pimple at night bought this and size is not near as big or as red. This is truly the best thing for overnight use.

            (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            4.0

            Effective

            By Anne

            from Dubai

            About Me Budget Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Use
            • Works Effectively

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Adult Acne
              • Moderate Acne

              Comments about Mario Badescu Plastic Bottle Drying Lotion:

              I highly recommend this product to anyone who has a sudden breakout. Just dab it on to your zit at night after you cleanse and moisturize and leave it overnight. Pimple won't go away the next day but it slowlu dries up and gone after 2-3 days.

              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              AWESOME

              By Jan

              from Ohio

              Pros

              • Easy To Use
              • Works Effectively

              Cons

              • Dries Out Skin

              Best Uses

              • Inflammatory Acne
              • Moderate Acne

              Comments about Mario Badescu Plastic Bottle Drying Lotion:

              Whenever you just have a pimple that you just need to dry out really quick and have the inflammation go down, this does the job. I keep it in while I sleep and there isn't too much drying of skin but my skin isn't dry to begin with. Love love love this product!!!

              (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Can't live without product!

              By Marci Balentine

              from Humble, Texas

              About Me Brand Buyer

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Use
              • Minimizes Pores
              • Works Effectively

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Blackheads & Whiteheads

                Comments about Mario Badescu Plastic Bottle Drying Lotion:

                When a blemish shows up, use this! Next morning your complexion shows little to no evidence of that blemish.

                (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                life saver

                By McKenzie

                from Memphis TN

                Pros

                • Easy To Use
                • Works Effectively

                Cons

                • Dries Out Skin

                Best Uses

                • Teen Acne

                Comments about Mario Badescu Plastic Bottle Drying Lotion:

                I have suffered from acne for a long time and after spending hundreds of dollars at a kiehl's counter after they guaranteed results, my skin only got worse. I decided to go for a more simple approach. This treatment kills acne on the spot. It is a miracle worker. It will take a little time before you see all of the magic this can do for your skin. This product will not prevent acne from reoccurring, you will have to find a routine that works for you, but if you are looking for a new transformative skincare routine this is a good start because it will heavily reduce the blemishes you already have and then you can go from there.

                (4 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                YOU NEED THIS IN YOUR LIFE

                By diaaaanaa

                from San Jose

                Comments about Mario Badescu Plastic Bottle Drying Lotion:

                This has been my holy grail for 1 year and a half now and it has never fail to do it's job I love this so much ! If you don't already own and have acne prone skin go and get it NOW it will change your life literally.

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                • Q:

                  What is the percentage of sulfur in this product? I've found a similar product and I am curious about the difference.
                  Asked on 11/30/2016 by Alena from US

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    The sulfur is 2.99%. The secret to this award winning product is the combination of ingredients.

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

                  Is this supposed to be so watery and liquidy? Mine came like water, I thought it was a lotion/cream
                  Asked on 11/30/2016 by d27 from NY

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    It is intended to have a liquid on top and a pink sediment on the bottom.
                    DO NOT SHAKE THE BOTTLE. Before bed (after cleansing and toning), dip a cotton swab into the pink sediment at the bottom of the bottle. Dab directly on the whitehead; do not rub in. Let dry and rinse off in the morning. Do NOT use on broken skin.

                    Do not apply to eye area. If product gets into eyes, rinse well with water.

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

                  What is the difference between the glass bottle and the plastic bottle?
                  Asked on 11/16/2016 by Beauty Beginner from Gadsden,Alabama

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    The product is the same. We offer it in a plastic bottle so it is travel friendly.

                    Answered on 11/18/2016 by Brand Expert from Mario Badescu
                • Q:

                  I just bought this to use for spot treatments and I've heard good things so I'm hoping it works! Do you have have reccomendations from this brand for blackheads on the nose ?
                  Asked on 11/9/2016 by CoriJayne

                  1 answer

                • Q:

                  Can I use this on a blind pimple on my nose ??
                  Asked on 11/4/2016 by Bel from West Palm,FL

                  1 answer

                • Q:

                  I have used products with salicylic acid before and they left terrible stains on towels and pillow cases. Will this product have the same effect?
                  Asked on 10/8/2016 by Bunny from Texas

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    We have not received any feedback that indicates it leaves stains. We do suggest to wait for the product to dry on your skin before getting into bed. It's quick drying so it won't take long!

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

                  What if I accidentally shaked it should i still use it or buy a new one?
                  Asked on 9/27/2016 by mia from California,US

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    Yes you can still use it! Simply set the bottle on a flat surface and allow the product to naturally settle before using.

                    Answered on 9/30/2016 by Brand Expert from Mario Badescu
                • Q:

                  Are you supposed to let the clear liquid and pink sediment separate or should it be shaken to mix well before applying?
                  Asked on 9/18/2016 by Wen-chan from Michigan

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    DO NOT SHAKE THE BOTTLE. Before bed (after cleansing and toning), dip a cotton swab into the pink sediment at the bottom of the bottle. Dab directly on the whitehead; do not rub in. Let dry and rinse off in the morning. Do NOT use on broken skin.

                    Do not apply to eye area. If product gets into eyes, rinse well with water.

                    Answered on 9/22/2016 by Brand Expert from Mario Badescu
                • Q:

                  How many times should I use this?
                  Asked on 9/8/2016 by Kay from Florida, US

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    This should be used nightly on blemishes that have come to the surface. You should only use this as a spot treatment while the problem exists.

                    Answered on 9/9/2016 by Brand Expert from Mario Badescu
                • Q:

                  I am 38 years old and recently been dealing with subclinical acne on my forehead. The rest of my skin is pretty clear. Which product would you recommend for me to try out since I have never used Mario Badescu products before?
                  Asked on 9/1/2016 by Analso

                  1 answer

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