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Travel Size Hope In a Jar

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PhilosophyTravel Size Hope In a Jar
 
4.1

(based on 155 reviews)

84%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Goes on smoothly (111)
  • Moisturizes well (106)
  • Absorbs quickly (104)
  • Not greasy (96)
  • Softens skin (93)

Cons

  • Bad smell (32)
  • Not long-lasting (8)
  • Doesn't absorb well (5)
  • Greasy (5)

Best Uses

  • Bedtime (76)
  • After shower/bath (72)
  • Winter dryness (51)
  • Deep moisturization (47)
  • Dry/chapped skin (46)
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    • Budget shopper (72), Brand buyer (65)

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3.0

Good product, but too pricey.

By KDD

from Novi, MI

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Verified Buyer

Pros

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

Cons

    Best Uses

    • After Shower/Bath
    • Daily moisturizer

    Comments about Philosophy Travel Size Hope In a Jar:

    I think this is a good daily moisturizer, but I think it is overpriced for the amount you get in the jar.

     
    5.0

    Perfect for travel, even better daily!

    By sahweetcaroline

    from Fayetteville, NC

    About Me Budget Buyer

    Verified Reviewer

    Pros

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

    Cons

      Best Uses

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

      Comments about Philosophy Travel Size Hope In a Jar:

      I road trip a lot throughout the year, and I use that as time to test out products that I might want to add to my regular regimen. Samples or travel sizes are perfect of this very reason! I slathered on Hope In A Jar all over my face and neck after using my regular cleanser from Neutrogena in the shower with my spin scrubbing brush. I typically use the matching Neutrogena moisturizer with SPF afterward, but I'm not sure if I just got an old bottle or what but it was super runny this go around so I wasn't as happy with it ergo I decided to try HIAJ. I'm addicted. No messy greasy feeling afterward. I kept using it after my trip and it's cleared up my skin where I usually breakout on my chin which means I might also be switching cleansers as well within the same brand. This is pricey, and I have normal to dry skin on my face but after my experience this seems totally worth it! If you have normal skin with only a few breakouts here and there, this is something I highly recommend you try.

       
      5.0

      my FAVORITE face lotion!

      By Kimberlyn

      from Philadelphia, PA

      About Me Budget Buyer

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

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

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • After Shower/Bath
        • Bedtime
        • Dry/Chapped Skin
        • Winter Dryness

        Comments about Philosophy Travel Size Hope In a Jar:

        Face lotion is the ultimate, most important part of my daily routine. I use it twice a day and have gone through various brands and types of daily face moisturizers and this is the best by far. I love the faint lavender smell and how smooth it goes on. I have noticed a vast improvement in my skin since I started using it every day. My skin actually gets less greasy throughout the day, I have less acne, and my face just feels generally softer and smoother. The price is steep, but if you're like me and only spend big money on a few quality staples, I highly suggest you make this one of them.

         
        5.0

        Love this stuff!

        By Modalicious

        from Santa Cruz, CA

        About Me Budget Buyer

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        Pros

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

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Bedtime
          • Winter Dryness

          Comments about Philosophy Travel Size Hope In a Jar:

          I love using this stuff at night after I take my shower. I always wake up with such soft skin :)

           
          4.0

          Pretty Good

          By Alicia

          from Colorado Springs, CO

          About Me Budget Buyer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Absorbs Quickly
          • Goes On Smoothly
          • Moisturizes Well
          • Not Greasy

          Cons

          • Not Long-Lasting

          Best Uses

          • After Shower/Bath
          • Bedtime

          Comments about Philosophy Travel Size Hope In a Jar:

          Great product but sort of pricey and smells a little different than I'm used to I guess. Also always feels like I need to apply more and more... none the less a great product though!

           
          5.0

          LOVE THIS MOISTURIZER!

          By CR

          from QUEENS, NY

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          Verified Buyer

          Pros

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

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Bedtime
            • Dry/Chapped Skin
            • Winter Dryness

            Comments about Philosophy Travel Size Hope In a Jar:

            I put this on every night before bed. My skin is actually clearer and healthier looking : )

             
            2.0

            Not a pleasant smell!

            By Misty

            from Wisconsin

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            Pros

            • Absorbs Quickly
            • Goes On Smoothly

            Cons

            • Bad Smell
            • Smell Is Horrible

            Best Uses

            • Deep Moisturization
            • Dry/Chapped Skin
            • Winter Dryness

            Comments about Philosophy Travel Size Hope In a Jar:

            I purchased this product because my skin was really getting dried out from the cold winter weather all of the great reviews had me hopeful. However, minutes after putting it on my daughter said, "yuck what is that smell? It smells like the plastic skin on a New baby doll." By gosh - she's right! I tried one last time to use it but the scent sent this product to the garbage!

             
            4.0

            love for my dry winter skin

            By kath

            from wi

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            Pros

            • Absorbs Quickly
            • Goes On Smoothly
            • Long Lasting
            • Moisturizes Well
            • Softens Skin

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • After Shower/Bath
              • Bedtime
              • Winter Dryness

              Comments about Philosophy Travel Size Hope In a Jar:

              ive used this before many years ago and have just purchased again. I wish it wasnt in a jar as the ingredients dont stay as effective once exposed to air.... so I just buy the small trial sizes. Great for my dry winter skin..I am between this and clarins moisturizer for dry skin... I also use during the day so I wish has SPF in it...AND not in a jar.

               
              3.0

              Very Greasy

              By Joshuwaa Rankin

              from West Virginia

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              Pros

              • Easy to apply
              • Not heavy
              • VERY MOISTURIZING

              Cons

              • Greasy
              • Very oily

              Best Uses

              • Those With Dry Skin

              Comments about Philosophy Travel Size Hope In a Jar:

              I have Oily-Combination skin and this product come felt made my skin very oily with a greasy feeling within an hour.

               
              5.0

              Hope in a jar

              By Lori the coupon clipper

              from Binghamton NY

              About Me Budget Buyer

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

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

              Cons

                Best Uses

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

                Comments about Philosophy Travel Size Hope In a Jar:

                as a moisturizer

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                • Q:

                  What size is the travel size jar?
                  Asked on 11/7/2014 by C

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                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    the travel size hope in a jar moisturizer is 0.5oz.

                    Answered on 11/11/2014 by brand expert from philosophy
                • Q:

                  I know this product is nourishing but is it also clarifying? Does it help clear your skin at all?
                  Asked on 7/23/2014 by B

                  1 answer

                  • Staff Reviewer

                    A:

                    This moisturizer contains a form of lactic acid (AHA) to provide light exfoliation and boost cellular renewal to help fade discoloration. This light exfoliation also helps to keep pores clear of clogging debris to help prevent breakouts.

                    Answered on 7/28/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
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