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Mario Badescu Drying Lotion


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4.51 / 5 based on 8,082 Reviews


The award-winning on-the-spot solution. Helps dry up pesky problems overnight. Features Salicylic Acid, Sulfur, and Calamine.


Isopropyl Alcohol, Aqua (Water, Eau), Calamine, Zinc Oxide, Titanium Dioxide, Sulfur, Camphor, Talc, Glycerin, Salicylic Acid

How To Use

DO NOT SHAKE THE BOTTLE. Before bed (after cleansing and toning), dip a cotton swab into the pink sediment at the bottom of the bottle. Dab directly on the surface blemish; do not rub in. Let dry and rinse off in the morning. Do NOT use on broken skin.

Do not apply to eye area. If product gets into eyes, rinse well with water.

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  • does this really works? I want to buy.6 Answers
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Mario Badescu Drying Lotion
Mario Badescu Drying Lotion
Reviews (8082)
Q&A (357)
Media (356)
angelica a.
11 reviews
This stuff really works! It is the best treatment to quickly dry up a pimple. Put a dot on the pimple before bed, and it will be gone by morning.
Kimberly D.
29 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
Use this before going to bed on a blemish. The next morning it will either be reduced or gone. one of my favorite product for spot treatment
Ulanda H.
Urbana, IL
26 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
I love this product...I been struggling with white heads and this gave me life within 2 days. This product clear my whiteheads up by the 4th day.
Sarah M.
Ravenna, OH
71 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 4
This is a great product! Will reduce acne over night! Didn't cause any flaking or dryness on my skin. I would absolutely recommend this product!
Keisha M.
Mt Carmel, TN
11 reviews
Im a big fan of this product. It significantly decreases the size of pimples overnight and the bottle lasts forever! Worth the purchase for sure.
Barbara B.
Marshall, VA
61 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 3
This is so good for spot treating acne spots. It helps to dry up the spot in about 2-3 days. It's a must have and I will always keep it on hand.
alyssa g.
Ridley Park, PA
87 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 4
This is the best acne treatment I have ever used , it is also the only acne treatment that has worked to clear up my acne and keep it cleared up
Jenny M.
Kent City, MI
22 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 3
The best spot treatment I've ever tried !! STG😭 when I start to see a pimple I right away put it at night in that spot and wake up to nothing 😨!!
Tyla G.
Mesquite, TX
147 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 3
Have a red stubborn pimple this is something that helps. Put it on before bed completely covering it next morning the redness is gone like magic
albina t.
28 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
THIS IS SO GOOD IF YOU WANT TO REMOVE YOUR ACNE OVERNIGHT. i bought it at ulta since they have a lot of brands there. super effective on my skin
Gaby O.
Burlington, NJ
12 reviews
I've heard a lot about this drying lotion or like other girls call it "pimple cream". How many of you have tried it and honestly have had a good out come? Would be nice to hear from the girls next door 🙂
Tina N.
61 reviews
Is this item worth the hype?
Gina d.
Branford, CT
202 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 5
About how long does this bottle last you?
Heather C.
15 reviews
Has the alcohol in the product irritated your skin?
Miranda L.
Placentia, CA
11 reviews
Is this good for dry skin?

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