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Vanicream Moisturizing Skin Cream with Pump Dispenser 1 lb (453 g)

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Vanicream Moisturizing Skin Cream with Pump Dispenser, 1 lb
 
4.7

(based on 162 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (130)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (23)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (5)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (2)

98%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Not greasy (98)
  • Moisturizing (88)
  • Gentle (75)
  • Improves skin texture (67)
  • Moisturizes well (51)

Cons

  • Bad smell (5)
  • Greasy (4)

Best Uses

  • Sensitive skin (67)
  • Dry skin (63)
  • Daily use (50)
  • Eczema (40)
  • Dry/chapped skin (39)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Budget shopper (79), Brand buyer (56)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Great for conjunction with acne treatmen

Vanicream RAVE

Pros
Really truly hydrates skin instead of just sit on top of skin, making skin baby soft and smooth
Matte and smooth finish when absorbed
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Vanicream RAVE

Pros
Really truly hydrates skin instead of just sit on top of skin, making skin baby soft and smooth
Matte and smooth finish when absorbed

Cons
It takes a little time for this cream to set and absorb.
Before absorbed, this cream is sticky
However these cons can be eased by applying this cream on wet face or wet the hand and kind of blend and rub this cream with water in the palm then apply on the face.

Skin profile

oily acne prone flaky and rough due to acne treatment and have been using tretinoin for a month.

It is 2:39am, I was waken by my cat. Before I went to bed, I simply washed my face with cetaphil daily cleanser and applied vanicream. I felt my face with my finger and went to the mirror saw that not only my pimples are a lot of calmer but also my skin was not oily at all!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I always wake up with a oily face but not this time!Every now and then I apply nothing before bed and also woke up with no oily face. This time is I woke up with no oily face yet still feel my face is hydrated and soft. Flaky has been improved a lot. I think ever since I started tretinoin especially I increased the usage frequency (every other night), my skin looks "old" due to excessive flaky .Like when I was using Alpha Hydrox lotion, my skin looks and feels rough and peel-y and oily at the same time. I have tried major things on the market that claim to help dryness (CeraVe, Cetaphil, Embryolisse, Clinigue). Nothing helped but either making me oily sleek or breaking me out until I tried vanicream and have a overnight improvement of my skin texture.

VS

Most Liked Negative Review

 

Eczema

I purchased this lotion on a recommendation for my eczema. I have extremely sensitive skin and am currently living in a cold and humid climate. The local dermatologist recommended one lotion, but I...Read complete review

I purchased this lotion on a recommendation for my eczema. I have extremely sensitive skin and am currently living in a cold and humid climate. The local dermatologist recommended one lotion, but I didn't like it, so purchased this from the States based on a recommendation. The lotion is gentle enough for my skin. However, it recommends that you apply two to three times daily and when I did this, it left a film on my skin that ended up irritating my skin by the end of the day which counteracts the whole reason I purchased the lotion. If you don't have extremely sensitive skin, this product could work for you. I found that I had to use wet-wipes to remove the lotion before I could reapply in order to avoid the irritation.

Reviewed by 162 customers

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5.0

Great lotion

By Jess

from Chicago, IL

describe yourself Budget Buyer

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Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Gentle
  • Improves Skin Texture
  • Leaves Clean Feel
  • Moisturizing
  • Not Greasy
  • Smells Great

Cons

    Best Uses

    • All Skin Types
    • Daily Use
    • Dry Skin

    Comments about Vanicream Moisturizing Skin Cream with Pump Dispenser, 1 lb:

    I was a little skeptical, but I really like this lotion. It has no scent at all, really, and while it is thick, it really does soak into the skin. Not greasy at all.

     
    5.0

    Really good lotion!! Great for dry skin!

    By Cheer Mom

    from KY

    describe yourself Brand Buyer

    Pros

    • Gentle
    • Great Moisturizing Lotion
    • Improves Skin Texture
    • Moisturizing
    • Not Greasy
    • Smells Great

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Dry Skin

      Comments about Vanicream Moisturizing Skin Cream with Pump Dispenser, 1 lb:

      Good for dry, chapped skin. Pump dispenser is convenient too.

       
      5.0

      "Hooray for Vanicream"

      By Baldeagle

      from Bloomingdale,GA

      describe yourself Brand Buyer

      See all my reviews

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Gentle
      • Improves Skin Texture
      • Leaves Clean Feel
      • Moisturizing
      • Not Greasy

      Cons

      • none

      Best Uses

      • All Skin Types
      • Combination Skin
      • Daily Use
      • Dry Skin
      • Oily Skin
      • Sensitive Skin

      Comments about Vanicream Moisturizing Skin Cream with Pump Dispenser, 1 lb:

      Will buy this again because it works for me.From my neck down too my feet,No smell,Non greasy and goes on easily and soaks rite in.Try it for yourself.

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Miracle Cream!

      By savvyshopper

      from San Francisco

      describe yourself Brand Buyer

      See all my reviews

      Pros

      • Balances Skin
      • Gentle
      • Improves Skin Texture
      • Moisturizing
      • NO BREAKOUTS
      • Not Greasy

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Acne-Prone Skin
        • All Skin Types
        • Combination Skin
        • Daily Use
        • Dry Skin
        • Oily Skin
        • Sensitive Skin

        Comments about Vanicream Moisturizing Skin Cream with Pump Dispenser, 1 lb:

        My dermatologist recommended this cream and I'm so glad she did. I have oily, sensitive skin and I've spent a fortune on different brand products that either caused me to break out in a rash or whiteheads or acne. This product is a miracle in a jar. I use it on my face and body with no breakouts. My skin is baby soft and people are telling me my skin "looks like porcelain" which no one has ever said to me before. Dry patches have now disappeared, oily patches are balanced and my skin is better than it has ever been. And another big plus is that it is so inexpensive! It is pennies compared to the very expensive products I was using. This is a big winner!

         
        5.0

        Vanicream Should Be Called Magicream

        By Vicki G

        from Prairie Grove, IL

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        Pros

        • Gentle
        • Improves Skin Texture
        • Leaves Clean Feel
        • Moisturizing
        • Not Greasy

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • All Skin Types
          • Daily Use
          • Dry Skin
          • Sensitive Skin

          Comments about Vanicream Moisturizing Skin Cream with Pump Dispenser, 1 lb:

          My eczema-prone daughter in law recommended Vanicream to me, based on her friend's recommendation. This is now my every day, must-use moisturizer. It is described as a vanishing cream, a really old-time term, but magically, it does "vanish" when you apply it, leaving no greasy, heavy feeling, or smell; just perfectly moist, healthy and smooth skin. I have psoriasis and am prone to eczema, and Vanicream not only softens and prepares my skin for the Rx ointments I have to use for psoriasis, it actually made my eczema disappear (hence the VANI in Vanicream!). The label says it is good for face, hands, feet, body or any other part you may have. I tried it on my face one night and it was smooth and moist the next morning, with no scaliness, redness or tightness. I have very sensitive skin, and hesitate to try new products, but this is truly magic.

           
          5.0

          Great Cream

          By Arid skin

          from Denver Colorado

          describe yourself Brand Buyer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Gentle
          • Improves Skin Texture
          • Leaves Clean Feel
          • Moisturizing
          • Not Greasy

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Dry Skin

            Comments about Vanicream Moisturizing Skin Cream with Pump Dispenser, 1 lb:

            Love it wish it were a bigger size

             
            5.0

            Great product

            By Jackie

            from Olean, NY

            describe yourself Budget Buyer

            Pros

            • Improves Skin Texture
            • Moisturizing
            • Not Greasy

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Daily Use
              • Dry Skin
              • Sensitive Skin

              Comments about Vanicream Moisturizing Skin Cream with Pump Dispenser, 1 lb:

              I think this is the best product I've used for a long time. I use it on my dry feet and my daughter uses it on her dry patches. It really is a great product.

              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Great stuff

              By ljb5966

              from Chicago, IL

              describe yourself Brand Buyer

              See all my reviews

              Pros

              • Moisturizing
              • NO FRAGRANCE
              • No Skin Reaction
              • Not Greasy

              Cons

              • The Dispenser

              Best Uses

              • All Skin Types
              • Sensitive

              Comments about Vanicream Moisturizing Skin Cream with Pump Dispenser, 1 lb:

              I had used Bath & Body Cream for years and all of sudden I started getting red patches on my skin. My dermatologist recommended this lotion and as soon as I started using this, my skin condition disappeared! I won't use anything else. The dispenser could be better. There is nothing wrong with the size or the pump. It is just that part inside is not quite long enough so when you get near the bottom, you have to remove the top and scoop the lotion out in order to use the remainder. Not the end of the world, just annoying.

              (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              DRY SKIN RELIEVER

              By jinnijane

              from fort lauderdale, FL

              describe yourself Budget Buyer

              See all my reviews

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Balances Skin
              • Gentle
              • Improves Skin Texture
              • Leaves Clean Feel
              • Moisturizing
              • Not Greasy
              • Smells Great

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Daily Use
                • Dry Skin
                • Sensitive Skin

                Comments about Vanicream Moisturizing Skin Cream with Pump Dispenser, 1 lb:

                Use twice a day to help relieve very dry skin. Great product.

                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                I Love this Cream!

                By Sun Angel

                from Lisle, IL

                describe yourself Budget Buyer

                See all my reviews

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Balances Skin
                • Gentle
                • Leaves Clean Feel
                • Moisturizing
                • Not Greasy

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • All Skin Types
                  • Daily Use
                  • Sensitive Skin

                  Comments about Vanicream Moisturizing Skin Cream with Pump Dispenser, 1 lb:

                  I love that this cream has NO SMELL. I can't stand fragrance in my creams. This cream is so moisturizing. Love it!

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                  Vanicream Moisturizing Skin Cream with Pump Dispenser

                   – For over 40 years, Pharmaceutical Specialties has been making high quality creams and lotions for sensitive skin. Central to its range is Vanicream Moisturizing Skin Cream, which now comes in a handy pump dispenser that minimizes mess.

                  Soothing and Nourishing Formula



                  Vanicream Moisturizing Skin Cream is the ideal solution when you are looking for a soothing, non-greasy moisturizer to calm and hydrate red, irritated skin. It can be used to soothe sunburn and helps to minimize blistering if applied at an early stage. The cream is quickly absorbed and does not leave behind a sticky residue, making it ideal for use across the body because you can dress immediately after application.

                  Long-Lasting Hydration from Head to Toe



                  This nurturing cream can be used on the face and across the body, including hands, feet, knees and elbows. Simply massage it in as often as necessary to keep skin feeling supple and soft.

                  Safe for Use on Sensitive Skin



                  Vanicream Moisturizing Skin Cream is safe for use on sensitive skin because it does not contain many common ingredients that can cause irritation. This includes synthetic fragrances, colorings, sulfates, gluten and parabens. This hydrating cream can be used to soothe and moisturize skin that is prone to conditions such as atopic dermatitis and psoriasis. The National Eczema Association has awarded Vanicream Moisturizing Skin Cream its seal of acceptance, indicating that this emollient is suitable for individuals with eczema or sensitive skin conditions.

                  Suitable for Children



                  This intensive moisturizing cream is so gentle, it is even suitable for use on children's skin. The handy pump dispenser is an invaluable benefit when trying to apply cream to an active child. No more juggling open containers which can tip or spill. Simply press the pump to dispense the cream onto the palm of your hand and massage it in.
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