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Albolene Cleansing Concentrate Albolene Moisturizing Cleanser, Unscented 12 oz (340 g)

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Albolene Cleansing Concentrate Albolene Moisturizing Cleanser, Unscented, 12 oz
 
4.7

(based on 97 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (86)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (4)

95%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Gentle (55)
  • Moisturizing (47)
  • Improves skin texture (36)
  • Leaves clean feel (29)
  • Not greasy (25)

Cons

  • Greasy (3)
  • Messy (3)

Best Uses

  • Daily use (41)
  • Sensitive skin (36)
  • Dry skin (34)
  • All skin types (27)
  • Combination skin (11)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Budget shopper (30), Brand buyer (27), Natural style (4), Classic style (3)
    • Skin Tone:
    • Fair (5)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Have used product since 1964 (really)

I slather this stuff all over my body - and have done so since I was a jr. in high school when I came across the product in theater class. It was used to...Read complete review

I slather this stuff all over my body - and have done so since I was a jr. in high school when I came across the product in theater class. It was used to take off stage make up - and the light bulb went on in my head! I've used it for 40 years. I use it on my face, my neck, on my hands under work gloves, on my legs - and everywhere else. I have a small container - a travel size- in my purse at all times to apply around my eyes. I have a big jar on my nightstand and one on my computer desk. GREAT stuff!

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Bad Experience

I was wondering if the ingredients have changed. My mother has been using Albolene Cream to remove her makeup and moisturize her skin for over 40 years. Just recently she had an allergic reaction...Read complete review

I was wondering if the ingredients have changed. My mother has been using Albolene Cream to remove her makeup and moisturize her skin for over 40 years. Just recently she had an allergic reaction to it -- intense itching, flaking and redness, around her eyes, on her neck and chest area. Her skin looked terribly blistered and parched. She went to the doctor twice and has been on several medications, one containing steroids. Prior to this bad experience, she thought Albolene Cream was the best thing she had ever used. Now, she's afraid to touch it.

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5.0

GENTLE THROUGH MAKE UP REMOVER

By SHOSHANNA

from BRONX, NY

describe yourself Trendy Style

See all my reviews

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Apply
  • Good Value

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Daily Use
    • Oily Skin
    • Sensitive Skin

    Comments about Albolene Cleansing Concentrate Albolene Moisturizing Cleanser, Unscented, 12 oz:

    Best to remove both mascara, all eye and face make up-excellent gentle, non irritating-effective.

    • Skin Tone:
    • Fair
     
    5.0

    I love this product!

    By BBB

    from Malvern PA

    describe yourself Classic Style

    Pros

    • Long Lasting
    • Moistens My Skin
    • Prevents Wrinkles
    • Takes Off Makeup

    Cons

    • Ruins Washcloths

    Best Uses

    • Daily Use
    • Dry Skin
    • Makeup Removal
    • Normal Skin

    Comments about Albolene Cleansing Concentrate Albolene Moisturizing Cleanser, Unscented, 12 oz:

    I use this at night to take off my makeup and it works beautifully, leaving my skin soft and moist.

    • Skin Tone:
    • Fair
     
    5.0

    Removes makeup and leaves healthy skin

    By VanillaLove

    from Atlanta, GA

    describe yourself Natural Style

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Apply
    • Good Value
    • Long Lasting
    • Versatile

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Daily Use
      • Dry Skin
      • Normal Skin
      • Sensitive Skin
      • Special Occasions

      Comments about Albolene Cleansing Concentrate Albolene Moisturizing Cleanser, Unscented, 12 oz:

      I had very dry skin with excema patches, even in the summer. I used to use the Body Shop chamomile makeup remover and it was gentle, but still left my skin feeling tight/flaky and didn't remove all the make up. Since I swiched my skincare regimen to include Albolene, my skin is much happier and isn't left feeling dried out after I take all my makeup off. It also gets the tough products like really pigmented waterproof eyeliner. Actually, I haven't put a product on that Albolene couldn't remove. I will use this as long as they make it!

      • Skin Tone:
      • Fair
       
      5.0

      Albolene Cleansing Concentrate

      By Diddy

      from San Antonio, Texas

      describe yourself Natural Style

      See all my reviews

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Feels Smooth

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Oily Skin

        Comments about Albolene Cleansing Concentrate Albolene Moisturizing Cleanser, Unscented, 12 oz:

        Really like this product. Just started using it and so far it cleanses very well.

        • Skin Tone:
        • Fair
         
        5.0

        Aptly named.

        By Sycamore

        from Orlando, Florida

        describe yourself Natural Style

        See all my reviews

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Dissolves Makeup Fast
        • Easy To Apply
        • Leaves Skin Moisturized

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Daily Use
          • Dry Skin
          • Normal Skin

          Comments about Albolene Cleansing Concentrate Albolene Moisturizing Cleanser, Unscented, 12 oz:

          Abolene instantly dissolves makeup, including mascara, and leaves skin perfectly moisturized after tissuing it off. Fragrance free and reasonably priced.
          Nothing bad to say about the product.

          • Skin Tone:
          • Fair

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Been using this product for 35 years!

          By English teacher

          from Marlton, NJ

          describe yourself Classic Style

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Apply
          • Good Value
          • Long Lasting

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Daily Use
            • Dry Skin
            • Normal Skin
            • Oily Skin
            • Sensitive Skin

            Comments about Albolene Cleansing Concentrate Albolene Moisturizing Cleanser, Unscented, 12 oz:

            Using this product for 35 years. Takes off waterproof mascara and all traces of face makeup. Leaves skin moisturized and supple. Great before bed. Tried all the expensive brands; sticking with Albolene.

            • Skin Tone:
            • Medium

            (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            great product

            By zazu

            from nyc

            describe yourself Natural Style

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Apply
            • Long Lasting

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Special Occasions

              Comments about Albolene Cleansing Concentrate Albolene Moisturizing Cleanser, Unscented, 12 oz:

              works nicely

               
              5.0

              melts makeup away!

              By Nan

              from Orlando, Fl

              describe yourself Classic Style

              See all my reviews

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Apply
              • Good Value
              • Versatile
              • Works fast

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Daily Use
                • Dry Skin
                • Normal Skin
                • Sensitive Skin

                Comments about Albolene Cleansing Concentrate Albolene Moisturizing Cleanser, Unscented, 12 oz:

                This tried and true product melts away ALL make up and mascara like no other cleanser. After wiping it off with a tissue, I use a toner to wipe away any residue. Your skin will never feel dry again!

                • Skin Tone:
                • Medium

                (2 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                1.0

                Not For Me.

                By Housewife Extraordinaire

                from Michigan

                See all my reviews

                Pros

                • Easy To Use
                • Leaves Skin Feeling Moist
                • Moisturizing
                • Noxema

                Cons

                • Skin Doesn't Feel Rinsed

                Best Uses

                • Dry Skin

                Comments about Albolene Cleansing Concentrate Albolene Moisturizing Cleanser, Unscented, 12 oz:

                I purchased this for my 70 yr old mother as a daily make-up remover. We used it together the first time. We both agreed that it was smooth and emulsified well but felt very greasy. After applying it to my face and working it in, I ran the water to get it off my hands and quickly realized this stuff repels water. It was a challenge even with soap to get the greasiness off my hands. I rinsed my face with warm water and a wash cloth and it did remove the make-up but it left a film behind. My skin felt like I had already applied moisturizer so this might be a pro if you have extremely dry skin but it just felt un-rinsed to me. Take care that you don't get it near your eyes because it leaves a film there too. I couldn't see clearly right after using it. The unscented version smells slightly bad. Perhaps the scented version would be better.

                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                A classic cleanser!

                By Astof

                from Watchung, NJ

                describe yourself Brand Buyer

                See all my reviews

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Best value
                • Easy To Use
                • Effective
                • Good Value
                • Smells Great

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Daily Use
                  • For Hard To Remove Make-u
                  • Women

                  Comments about Albolene Cleansing Concentrate Albolene Moisturizing Cleanser, Unscented, 12 oz:

                  If you wear contacts, remove them first! Slather a moderate amount of Albolene all over your face and neck, wait a few seconds or minutes depending on the amount of make-up you are removing. Then wipe off with tissue, or my favorite - cotton rounds. The product not only cleans but moisturizes. It may feel a little greasy, but I remove what is left with Thayers Rose Petal Witch Hazel. Albolene also removes the most stubborn eye make-up, but because of the delicate skin, I use a dab on Q-tips to remove the mascara & liner. I am a high end woman who spends a minimum of 1K /year on cosmetics. This is by far the best make-up remover there is regardless of price!

                  • My Beauty Routine Takes:
                  • 30 Minutes

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