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Mario Badescu Drying Lotion


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4.51 / 5 based on 8,160 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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Mario Badescu Drying Lotion
Mario Badescu Drying Lotion
Reviews (8160)
Q&A (359)
Media (361)
Janell H.
Belleville, IL
57 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
Definitely works . You have to repeatedly use it to make sure it works but I have had some that have gone away overnight
gurlsss2000 g.
410 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 4
I love this product, i always use this product for years. I highly recommend this product to everyone family and friends
Amber N.
Fernandina Beach, FL
106 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 3
This is my favorite to use for spots that come up. It's pretty fast at drying everything out. Definitely will buy again.
Jayme C.
Seattle, WA
99 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 2
This definitely dried out spots but I didn't really see a difference in the areas I used it. I wanted it to work better.
Shelby W.
Woodstock, GA
20 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
Really drys out your problem areas! I use it at night and sleep with it on. Then wash it off in the morning! Super easy!
Sam H.
Jackson, MI
105 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 2
love this to dry up stubborn acne. make sure you do not shake. i use a cotton swab and stick it straight down then apply
Adriana M.
Stockton, Ca
12 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
It's really good after washing your face. I noticed that it helps with skin imperfections n give the skin a soft texture
Alyson H.
Fall River, MA
31 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
This dries out my pimples overnight. The next morning I wakeup and they're half the size or the head is completely gone.
Anthlynn S.
United States
6 reviews
Definitely recommend this product! It does the job. I just put it on overnight and the next morning the pimple is gone..
Billy R.
3 reviews
This dries my pimples out almost instantly! If I put it on at night, but the next morning the pimple is COMPLETELY gone!
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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