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Pretty Feet & Hands Rough Skin Remover 3 fl oz (88.7 ml)

 
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Pretty Feet & Hands Rough Skin Remover, 3 fl oz
 
4.3

(based on 175 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (116)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (26)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (11)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (10)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (12)

86%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Softens skin (67)
  • Goes on smoothly (42)
  • Not greasy (36)
  • Absorbs quickly (26)
  • Smells great (16)

Cons

  • Messy (3)

Best Uses

  • Dry/chapped skin (53)
  • Winter dryness (41)
  • After shower/bath (25)
  • Bedtime (19)
  • Before shower (5)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Budget shopper (47), Brand buyer (40), Athletic (4)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Cant live without it!

Many of the comments indicate that this product doesn't absorb well etc., which leads me to wonder if the purchasers have used the product correctly; admittedly the instructions are a bit unclear.Read complete review

Many of the comments indicate that this product doesn't absorb well etc., which leads me to wonder if the purchasers have used the product correctly; admittedly the instructions are a bit unclear.

This wonderful exfoliant should never be left on the skin, and is not intended to be used as a moisturizer. Rather, it is intended to be used as a manual exfoliator, meaning you apply it to dry skin, say your hands, and rub and rub till slowly the palmitic acid (active ingredient) begins to slough off the dead skin. I think the paraffin is what keeps the product from absorbing, so that you can keep rolling the dead skin off.

After you are done with this manual exfoliation, you must wash the area thoroughly with a detergent of some sort to remove the waxy residue. When I use this on my hands, I do so at the kitchen sink so the dead skin can easily be rinsed away, and I follow up with two hand washings with dishwashing liquid. Even then I sometimes still have some paraffin remaining around my fingernails. Using a manicure brush with the dishsoap, which totally removes it. I also end up with a minor waxy film in my sink, so that needs addressed with dishsoap and a scrubby sponge also.

When I am doing my own pedicure, I sit on the countertop, put my feet in the kitchen sink (I have a very large stainless steel sink) and do the same routine. I often add more product as the initial application begins to dry, and continue rubbing away at my skin, and it keeps on sloughing away dead skin. Often I follow up with a sea salt (oil-based) scrub, and then rinse that off, before ending with the detergent-based cleaning to remove all the residue.

Yes, it is a bit of extra work, but the results are worth it. I would not be able to live without Pretty Feet & Hands! I've used it my entire life, and it is worth the extra effort for the wonderful results that only this product can deliver.

VS

Most Liked Negative Review

 

Disappointed!

This doesn't work as well as it used to back when it was in the blue bottle. The stuff in the blue bottle was very good at gently exfoliating my feet, this stuff does...Read complete review

This doesn't work as well as it used to back when it was in the blue bottle. The stuff in the blue bottle was very good at gently exfoliating my feet, this stuff does nothing. Like a previous reviewer, I suspect that they changed the formula.

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5.0

awesome stuff!!#

By june

from smoaks sc

describe yourself Diabetic

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Use
  • Smells Good

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Daily Use

    Comments about Pretty Feet & Hands Rough Skin Remover, 3 fl oz:

    Great for removing dead skin.

    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    2.0

    Not as good anymore

    By Vacuumlady25

    from Henderson, NV

    See all my reviews

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Use

    Cons

    • Doesn't Work

    Best Uses

    • Daily Use

    Comments about Pretty Feet & Hands Rough Skin Remover, 3 fl oz:

    I used this product for many years. However, it doesn't seem to be doing the job of getting rid of rough skin anymore. I even wrote to the company asking if they changed the formula. They said they didn't. It still doesn't do the job.

    (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    1.0

    Does absolutely nothing!

    By Mandabelle

    from OKC

    See all my reviews

    Comments about Pretty Feet & Hands Rough Skin Remover, 3 fl oz:

    I bought this expecting, based on the rave reviews, to get some kind of age-old magic cream only grandmothers know about, given the amount of people who say they've/their parents have used it for years with great results. What I got was complete junk. It did absolutely nothing; the white stuff that balls up and falls off is the product itself. I suppose that the powder in the formula (MAGNESIUM ALUMINUM SILICATE) could act as a mild exfoliant, but this is far from a scrub. It also has NO ingredients except for thickeners, cleansing agents, emollients, preservatives, and a pH balancer. It has NO ingredients that exfoliate the skin on a chemical level (e.g. AHA's/BHA's), so any negligible exfoliation is due to the process of using the product rather than the product itself. That is, it's the scrubbing and rubbing that is exfoliating your feet.

     
    4.0

    Gentle but effective.

    By GHT

    from Virginia Beach, Va.

    See all my reviews

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Use

    Cons

    • Messy

    Best Uses

      Comments about Pretty Feet & Hands Rough Skin Remover, 3 fl oz:

      This is a product that my mother told me about. We have used it and enjoyed it for years. I pull out an old newspaper to work over to contain the inevitable mess. Highly recommend this product.

      (1 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

       
      3.0

      Good product

      By BellaRobina

      from PA

      describe yourself Like To Do Home Pedicures

      See all my reviews

      Pros

      • Easy To Use

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Quick Fix

        Comments about Pretty Feet & Hands Rough Skin Remover, 3 fl oz:

        My mom used this when we were kids! I was searching high and low for it and this was the only place I could find it. Nice for when you want to do your home pedicures.

        (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        100% Effective

        By Bev and Horses

        from NC

        describe yourself Active Outdoors, Active Outdoos, Athletic

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Gets Rid Of Rough Skin I

        Cons

        • THERE ARE NO CONS

        Best Uses

        • Daily Use
        • Quick Fix

        Comments about Pretty Feet & Hands Rough Skin Remover, 3 fl oz:

        I keep this product in my laundry room as well as my bath. When I feel my hands dry, or rough, I just use a small amount and I see and feel immediate results. Great for rough cuticles. It is the most effective product I have every used. It's simple, easy, and very effective. My hands really take a beating all year from all my outside activities, this product is the only remedy.

        (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

         
        2.0

        Bring Back the Old Formula!

        By Desert Mama

        from Nevada

        Pros

          Cons

          • Doesn't Work

          Best Uses

            Comments about Pretty Feet & Hands Rough Skin Remover, 3 fl oz:

            I've used a product with the same name for many years, and find the current product quite ineffective. I've concluded it's a different product being sold under the old label. Current product seems to superficially smooth hands or feet, but does not actually exfoliate and smooth calloused hands and feet like the previous formula.

            I won't purchase it again unless I see it advertised as "old formula" Pretty Feet.

             
            5.0

            Great product

            By RT in GH

            from Granada Hills, CA

            describe yourself No Nonsense

            See all my reviews

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Use
            • Leaves Skin Smooth

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Daily Use

              Comments about Pretty Feet & Hands Rough Skin Remover, 3 fl oz:

              Gets rid of dry skin quickly and leaves everything smooth.

               
              5.0

              Best exfoliator ever

              By 2167

              from Rancho Santa Fe, CA

              describe yourself Athletic

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • All Over The Body
              • Easy To Use
              • Rids Dead Cells From The
              • Use It On Arms Legs

              Cons

              • I Little Bit Of A Workout

              Best Uses

              • Once A Month Does It

              Comments about Pretty Feet & Hands Rough Skin Remover, 3 fl oz:

              I have used this product for years & nothing else comes close to what it can do.

              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              A miracle product!

              By San4Tahoe

              from Granite Bay

              describe yourself Athletic, Pedicure Addict

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Use

              Cons

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Pretty Feet & Hands Rough Skin Remover, 3 fl oz:

                  This product is simply amazing. I haven't found anything on the market like it. It sloughs the dry skin right off of your hands and feet.

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