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derma e Itch Relief Lotion 6 oz (180 g)

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derma e Itch Relief Lotion, 6 oz
 
4.3

(based on 31 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (20)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (5)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (2)

80%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Goes on smoothly (16)
  • Not greasy (16)
  • Absorbs quickly (15)
  • Moisturizes well (12)
  • Softens skin (9)

Cons

  • Bad smell (8)
  • Not long-lasting (7)

Best Uses

  • Dry/chapped skin (13)
  • Eczema (13)
  • Bedtime (12)
  • After shower/bath (10)
  • Winter dryness (10)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Brand buyer (10), Budget shopper (9)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Gentle & Safe!

I was a bit skeptical because I haven't heard of this brand before but I found it works great for my sensitive skin. There is a strong smell of tea tree oil but it...Read complete review

I was a bit skeptical because I haven't heard of this brand before but I found it works great for my sensitive skin. There is a strong smell of tea tree oil but it goes away fairly quickly. I use it for dermatitis, rashes, eczema, after shaving too closely, etc. I find that it stops itches just as effectively as (and more safely than) cortisone creams or even benadryl. I was happy to find a product that combines Tea Tree Oil and Vitamin E in lotion form, and one that doesn't irritate my skin. I've been avoiding cortisone ointments for several years now after discovering that these type of ointments thin the skin, which just doesn't sound like a good thing to me - unless, of course, one is suffering from severe allergies or other illness or is allergic to ingredients in natural products like this.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Musty Smell

Although this product does apply better than any cortisone cream I've used I still say, "Save your money, stick with cortisone creams!" I say this because the itch relief is very...Read complete review

Although this product does apply better than any cortisone cream I've used I still say, "Save your money, stick with cortisone creams!" I say this because the itch relief is very short lived and this product smells just like a musty old sock! It's nasty!

I know they could do better with the smell, if it smelt better then I wouldn't mind reapplying it often enough to keep the itch relief lasting. But once you put it on you'll never want to put it on again! After just a few minutes after application I had to put a perfumed product on to cover the horrible smell, and even that didn't help much. Eventually I had to wash it off, I just couldn't stand it any longer.

So unless they can add something to improve the smell, I suggest you stay away. I will add that I have a very keen sense of smell but even my husband who has trouble smelling anything at all smelt this and was repulsed by it.

This product now just sits there - I think of using it again since it cost so much, but I just can't bring myself to open that bottle again. What a waste...

Reviewed by 31 customers

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3.0

Not Bad!

By Ellsbeth

from Denver, CO

describe yourself Budget Buyer

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Absorbs Quickly
  • Goes On Smoothly
  • Not Greasy

Cons

  • Not Long-Lasting

Best Uses

  • Dry/Chapped Skin
  • Eczema

Comments about derma e Itch Relief Lotion, 6 oz:

This works okay- I think you have to be diligent with application in order to see any results. Since it is all natural, you won't get the quicker results of using a steroid, but it does help at least temporarily.

 
2.0

Musty Smell

By KathyG

from Newport, NC

describe yourself Budget Buyer

See all my reviews

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Absorbs Quickly
  • Goes On Smoothly
  • Itch relief
  • Moisturizes Well
  • Softens Skin

Cons

  • Bad Smell
  • Itch relief doesn't last
  • Not Long-Lasting
  • Smells Musty
  • Too expensive

Best Uses

  • Dry/Chapped Skin

Comments about derma e Itch Relief Lotion, 6 oz:

Although this product does apply better than any cortisone cream I've used I still say, "Save your money, stick with cortisone creams!" I say this because the itch relief is very short lived and this product smells just like a musty old sock! It's nasty!

I know they could do better with the smell, if it smelt better then I wouldn't mind reapplying it often enough to keep the itch relief lasting. But once you put it on you'll never want to put it on again! After just a few minutes after application I had to put a perfumed product on to cover the horrible smell, and even that didn't help much. Eventually I had to wash it off, I just couldn't stand it any longer.

So unless they can add something to improve the smell, I suggest you stay away. I will add that I have a very keen sense of smell but even my husband who has trouble smelling anything at all smelt this and was repulsed by it.

This product now just sits there - I think of using it again since it cost so much, but I just can't bring myself to open that bottle again. What a waste...

(1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

It's a miracle!

By B.Rock

from Georgia

describe yourself Brand Buyer

See all my reviews

Pros

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

Cons

  • Strong Scent

Best Uses

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

Comments about derma e Itch Relief Lotion, 6 oz:

I've been using this on my 20 month old daughter's skin for a couple of months now. Her skin is extremely sensitive and she has severe excema. Although the scent is strong, this has been a miracle for her skin. We've tried so many different creams, lotions, etc. and this has been the best.

 
4.0

Itchy skin

By VL

from NYC

describe yourself Budget Buyer

See all my reviews

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Absorbs Quickly
  • Goes On Smoothly
  • Not Greasy

Cons

  • Bad Smell

Best Uses

  • After Shower/Bath
  • Bedtime
  • Dry/Chapped Skin
  • Eczema

Comments about derma e Itch Relief Lotion, 6 oz:

If you're skin is itching and you feel really uncomfortable-buy this. It smells like tea tree oil in the beginning, but the smell goes away. It relives itching, you do have to re-apply. This is better then Aveno, which does animal testing.

 
5.0

Works wonders on Dermatitis!

By works too hard

from Rock Springs, WY.

describe yourself Budget Buyer

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Absorbs Quickly
  • Moisturizes Well

Cons

  • Not Long-Lasting

Best Uses

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

Comments about derma e Itch Relief Lotion, 6 oz:

My daughter has dermatitis, this is so much better than using a prescribed steroid treatment and alot more affordable. It has made a huge difference for her.

 
4.0

Best I found so far for itch relief.

By xx

from IN

describe yourself Budget Buyer

See all my reviews

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Absorbs Quickly
  • Goes On Smoothly
  • Not Greasy

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Eczema

    Comments about derma e Itch Relief Lotion, 6 oz:

    Does what it is for: Itch relief without drug. My husband and I both like it.

     
    5.0

    Gentle & Safe!

    By D.S.

    from California

    describe yourself Brand Buyer

    See all my reviews

    Pros

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

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • After Shower/Bath
      • Dry/Chapped Skin
      • Eczema
      • Itchy skin
      • Rashes
      • Winter Dryness

      Comments about derma e Itch Relief Lotion, 6 oz:

      I was a bit skeptical because I haven't heard of this brand before but I found it works great for my sensitive skin. There is a strong smell of tea tree oil but it goes away fairly quickly. I use it for dermatitis, rashes, eczema, after shaving too closely, etc. I find that it stops itches just as effectively as (and more safely than) cortisone creams or even benadryl. I was happy to find a product that combines Tea Tree Oil and Vitamin E in lotion form, and one that doesn't irritate my skin. I've been avoiding cortisone ointments for several years now after discovering that these type of ointments thin the skin, which just doesn't sound like a good thing to me - unless, of course, one is suffering from severe allergies or other illness or is allergic to ingredients in natural products like this.

       
      5.0

      The Best

      By itchy in texas

      from Central Texas

      describe yourself Budget Buyer

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Goes On Smoothly
      • Long Lasting
      • Not Greasy
      • Smells Great

      Cons

        Best Uses

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

        Comments about derma e Itch Relief Lotion, 6 oz:

        This is the best anti-itch lotion I have found. The anti-itch properties last a long time and the lotion is very soothing when applied. Some reviewers have commented on the smell but perhaps they are just not familiar with tea tree oil. I really like the natural freshness of it and the scent only lasts a few minutes whether you love it or hate it so don't let that stop you from purchasing this product. I will never be without this lotion!

        (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

         
        1.0

        Didn't work.

        By George

        from San Diego, CA

        describe yourself Budget Buyer

        See all my reviews

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Absorbs Quickly

        Cons

        • Bad Smell
        • Not Long-Lasting

        Best Uses

        • After Shower/Bath
        • Bedtime

        Comments about derma e Itch Relief Lotion, 6 oz:

        This product did nothing for my itch problem, maybe even made it worse.

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        What's important? It works!

        By Jilly

        from NY, NY

        describe yourself Brand Buyer

        See all my reviews

        Pros

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

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Dry/Chapped Skin
          • Eczema
          • Winter Dryness

          Comments about derma e Itch Relief Lotion, 6 oz:

          Used mostly for itchy dry skin, and for hives. It has a strong medicinal tea-tree smell just at first, but it dries down in no time to an actually very lovely light scent, barely noticeable really, but pleasant for you and for others if in close quarters. Most importantly, it calms and soothes, and in the case of dry skin, helps treat the cause of the itch! I also like the texture which goes on smoothly, is not runny and yet not too thick or greasy. The only thing, and it is minor, is the bottle isn't super easy to squeeze, so I store mine upside down, which solves the problem, and is easy to do since the lid is just as wide as the bottle.

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