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Garnier SkinActive Moisture Rescue Refreshing Gel-Cream

Garnier

SkinActive Moisture Rescue Refreshing Gel-Cream

Item #: 2220338 Size: 1.7 oz

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Garnier Moisture Rescue Refreshing Gel-Cream provides long-lasting hydration in a lightweight, oil-free formula. The fast-absorbing gel-cream instantly penetrates skin and locks-in moisture for 24 hours. Antioxidant fruit waters help defend skin from external aggressors while vitamin E soothes and conditions. Instantly: Skin looks and feels more supple and smooth.
Gently apply Garnier Moisture Rescue Refreshing Gel-Cream to face and neck, every morning and night after cleansing.
Aqua/Water, Glycerin, Alcohol Denat., Dimethicone, Isononyl Isononanoate, Carbomer, Dimethiconol, Chlorphenesin, Caprylyl Glycol, Sodium Hydroxide, Vitis Vinifera Extract/Grapefruit Extract, Xanthan Gum, Tetrasodium EDTA, Tocopheryl Acetate, Ascorbyl Glucoside, Menthoxypropanediol, Magnesium Gluconate, Sodium Citrate, Benzyl Salicylate, Linalool, Calcium Gluconate, Biosaccharide Gum-1, Hydroxyisohexyl 3-Cyclohexene Carboxaldehyde, Butylphenyl Methylpropional, CI 19140/Yellow 5, CI 42090/Blue 1, Parfum/Fragrance, Phenoxyethanol.

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GarnierSkinActive Moisture Rescue Refreshing Gel-Cream
 
4.5

(based on 422 reviews)

95%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Not greasy (247)
  • Smells great (199)
  • Moisturizing (134)
  • Gentle (122)
  • Absorbs quickly (115)

Cons

  • Bad smell (12)
  • Not long-lasting (7)
  • Doesn't remove makeup (4)
  • Doesn't work (3)
  • Irritates skin (3)

Best Uses

  • Daily use (94)
  • After shower/bath (92)
  • Bedtime (69)
  • Combination skin (67)
  • Sensitive skin (55)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Budget shopper (203), Brand buyer (66)

Reviewed by 422 customers

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4.0

Smells weird but works!

By T. Tran

from PA

About Me Beauty Conscious

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Absorbs Quickly
  • Goes On Smoothly
  • Moisturizes Well

Cons

  • Bad Smell

Best Uses

  • Daily Use
  • Dryness

Comments about Garnier SkinActive Moisture Rescue Refreshing Gel-Cream:

The product has a funny smell but works well at hydrating the skin. I use it to prep my face before foundation & it looks great!

 
5.0

I'll NEVER be dry again!

By Just_Cyn

from Staten Island, NY, United States

Comments about Garnier SkinActive Moisture Rescue Refreshing Gel-Cream:

All of a sudden I had become the victim of dry, patchy and flaky skin. I'm not sure why however, I knew I had to do something about it. I always thought that Garnier was ALL ABOUT HAIR care. I saw this Micellar water commercial a million times and decided to try it out. Prior, I was using witch hazel and scrubs to clean my face (uhg, scrubs, really?) anyway. I proceeded to Walgreen's where I purchased the Micellar water and the moisture rescue refreshing gel-cream. What a fantastic duo. I saw a HUGE difference after the first use. I am utterly impressed. no more dry patches. No more flakes! I''m a happy girl :)

 
1.0

Terrible breakouts.

By Bre C

from Canada

Comments about Garnier SkinActive Moisture Rescue Refreshing Gel-Cream:

I bought this moisturizer and used it for about 2 weeks before I started having horrible breakouts everywhere. I have NEVER had acne on my forehead before using this product and now it's covered. To this day which is about a month later I'm still trying to get rid of the damage it has done. Probably all due to the fact that the product contains a ton of alcohol.

 
1.0

smells revolting

By KAY

from CA

Pros

  • Absorbs Quickly
  • Softens Skin

Cons

  • Bad Smell

Best Uses

  • After Shower/Bath

Comments about Garnier SkinActive Moisture Rescue Refreshing Gel-Cream:

nicely absorbs, however it smells like sick wouldn't buy again

 
5.0

very good

By Mimi

from LA

About Me Brand Buyer

Verified Reviewer

Pros

  • Goes On Smoothly
  • Moisturizes Well
  • Not Greasy
  • Softens Skin

Cons

    Best Uses

    • After Shower/Bath
    • Bedtime
    • Deep Moisturization
    • Dry/Chapped Skin
    • Eczema
    • Winter Dryness

    Comments about Garnier SkinActive Moisture Rescue Refreshing Gel-Cream:

    I really like this product. At first, I was a little turned off by the smell. It smells a bit like cucumbers or something but that cucumber smell is very faint. It doesn't smell bad but it's not my favorite smell. It's super lightweight and refreshing. Doesn't have any creamy or oily residue which I love since I have oily skin. Overall, works really, really well. Wish it came in a bigger container with more but since I only use this for my face and neck a little goes a long way.

     
    4.0

    My go-to moisturizer

    By Alk03

    from Gainesville, Fl

    About Me Brand Buyer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Absorbs Quickly
    • Goes On Smoothly
    • Moisturizes Well
    • Not Greasy
    • Smells Great
    • Softens Skin

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • After Shower/Bath
      • Bedtime
      • Deep Moisturization
      • Winter Dryness

      Comments about Garnier SkinActive Moisture Rescue Refreshing Gel-Cream:

      I have really sensitive skin and this is one of the only products I've tried that hydrates my skin without causing excess redness.

       
      5.0

      Fast results!

      By Lauren J

      from Lancaster PA

      Comments about Garnier SkinActive Moisture Rescue Refreshing Gel-Cream:

      I have dry flaky skin around my nose and forehead. I tried this product and right away I noticed my skin felt more moisturized and the flakiness disappeared. I love this product and will continue to use it!

      (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

       
      3.0

      not the best..

      By xcrystal143x

      from West Palm Beach, FL

      Comments about Garnier SkinActive Moisture Rescue Refreshing Gel-Cream:

      I bought this based off of the great reviews. I've been sorely disappointed. The regular Garnier Moisture Bomb moisturizer is much better. The 3rd ingredient in this is alcohol.. which is counterproductive when in search of a good moisturizer, but of course I didn't notice this until after I'd been using it. It also leaves a weird feeling on my face. Unfortunately, I didn't buy it from Ulta, so returning used isn't an option where I bought it, but I'm leaving this review here so my fellow Ulta shoppers can see my feelings about it. No longer will I try new products without buying them from Ulta; since I can at least return them to Ulta if I'm not happy with them.

       
      4.0

      OIly skin

      By Ddwag

      from New York

      Comments about Garnier SkinActive Moisture Rescue Refreshing Gel-Cream:

      I have oily skin and i can put this on with out feeling greasy. Moisture with out feeling like i have anything on.

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Fantastic product for all ages ans all skin types

      By Cloud9gramma

      from Undisclosed

      Comments about Garnier SkinActive Moisture Rescue Refreshing Gel-Cream:

      I am a 62 yr old grandmother and I have a 36 yr old daughter and 2 teenager grandaughters all we all love this product. Love the way it hydrades without any creamy or slimy residue.I get mistaken fo the mother instead of the grandmother all the time and the girls get asked all the time what they use to keep such clear complexions. Cant beat the price either.

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      • Q:

        Is this product good for nightly use on acne-prone skin? Is this product non-comedogenic, and will the alcohol in the product dry out or irritate my skin?
        Asked on 4/21/2017 by teenskin from US

        1 answer

        • Brand Expert

          A:

          Hello! This product is Dermatologist tested so it is safe on acne-prone skin. This product is also non-comedogenic and the alcohol should not dry out your skin because it is a lightweight gel-cream formula that is meant to moisturize your skin. This product should not cause any irritation on your skin either. In the event that does happen, we recommend you give us a call at our toll-free number because we take reactions very seriously and would like to help you the best way we can.

          Answered on 4/25/2017 by Garnier Consumer Care from Garnier
      • Q:

        Does this leave a matte finish on the skin or does your skin still feel slightly dewy?
        Asked on 4/20/2017 by Christa from PA

        2 answers

        • Brand Expert

          A:

          Hello Christa! Moisture Rescue Refresh Gel Cream would give your skin a natural dewy finish without feeling sticky. We hope this information was helpful!

          Answered on 4/25/2017 by Garnier Consumer Care from Garnier
        • Brand Expert

          A:

          Hello Christa! Moisture Rescue Refresh Gel Cream would give your skin a natural dewy finish without feeling sticky. We hope this information was helpful!

          Answered on 4/25/2017 by Garnier Consumer Care from Garnier
      • Q:

        I am 63 yrs old. I am seeing
        Signs of aging and have developed new creases recently.
        Which product should I buy...for normal/combo skin or for dry skin?
        Asked on 11/19/2016 by Questioning? from Nashville TN

        1 answer

        • Brand Expert

          A:

          To combat dry skin and fine lines we recommend using the Ultra Lift Anti Wrinkle Firming Daily Moisturizer SPF 15 in the AM and the Ultra Lift Anti Wrinkle Firming NIght Cream for PM. Don't forget the delicate eye area! Use the Ultra Lift Anti Wrinkle Firming Eye Cream both AM and PM to moisturize, treat and reduce the puffiness unique to the eye area.

          Answered on 11/21/2016 by Brand Expert from Garnier
      • Q:

        What are the ingrediants?
        Asked on 8/25/2016 by Michie from Chandler, AZ

        1 answer

        • Brand Expert

          A:

          The Moisture Rescue Refreshing Gel Cream Oil Free ingredients can be found on the outer packaging of this product for review in store as well.

          Aqua/Water, Glycerin, Alcohol Denat., Dimethicone, Isononyl Isononanoate, Carbomer, Dimethiconol, Chlorphenesin, Caprylyl Glycol, Sodium Hydroxide, Vitis Vinfera Extract/Grapefruit Extract, Xanthan Gum, Tetrasodium EDTA, Tocopheryl Acetate, Ascorbyl Glucoside, Menthoxypropanediol, Magnesium Gluconate, Sodium Citrate, Benzyl Salicylate, Linalool, Calcium Gluconate, Biosaccharide Gum-1, Hydroxyisohexyl 3-Cyclohexene Carboxaldehyde, Butylphenyl Methylpropional, CI 19140/Yellow 5, CI 42090/Blue 1, Parfum/Fragrance, Phenoxyethanol.

          Answered on 8/26/2016 by Brand Expert from Maybelline
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