Product Review: The Ordinary Salicylic Acid.

Happy New Year loves! Here’s to an amazing year!

So like everyone else, I’m starting this year with a major bang! 🎊

Back to this review, I’ve always been battling with pimples on my forehead and cheeks so I decided to try something else asides the Clean & Clear Deep Cleaning Astringent that I had been using all year.

You know when you’ve been using a product for so long your body/face gets so used to it and then it stops functioning? Am I the only one who has noticed this please?

Anyway, I decided to try something new and I just had to get my hands on this, let’s get into the review.

THIS IS NOT A SPONSORED POST.

Product: The Ordinary Salicylic Acid 2% Solution.

Product details: Salicylic Acid is a beta hydroxyl acid that exfoliates the skin. This 2% treatment solution helps exfoliate the inside walls of pores to fight the appearance of blemishes and for better visible skin clarity with continued use.

Ingredients: Aqua (Water), Hamamelis Virginiana Leaf Water, Cocamidopropyl Dimethylamine, Salicylic Acid, Dimethyl Isosorbide, Trisodium Ethylenediamine Disuccinate, Citric Acid, Polysorbate 20, Hydroxyethylcellulose, Ethoxydiglycol, Potassium Sorbate, Sodium Benzoate, 1,2-hexanediol, Caprylyl Glycol.

Directions: Use in the AM and PM. Apply a small dot directly on spots for visible improvement or apply a small amount over the face to maintain visible clarity with continued use. Avoid the eye contour and contact with eyes. Do not rinse off.

Price: N4500.

Size: 30ML.

Where To Buy: BeautyFrenzyShop (use BOOKIEKUNLERE for 5% off*)

How I Use

  • On freshly washed face, I apply this using the dropper on my forehead, cheeks, jaw, neck, chest and back (basically where I have pimples).
  • I rub into my skin till it disappears (it disappears in seconds by the way)

What I Think

  • I love that this Salicylic Acid is mixed with Witch Hazel which makes it nondrying and quite moisturizing too.
  • With daily use (morning and night), I noticed significant reduction in the appearance of pimples on my face (I’d have attached a picture but I’ve relented a bit because of laziness so I’d definitely post it on my Instagram).

  • I love that it doesn’t tingle or irritate my skin.

  • I love the dropper applicator for precision.

  • I love the simplicity of this brand too, anything black and white just gets me so yes there that.

  • Will I Buy Again?

    Yes please, the fact that this isn’t drying is amazing.

    • YES! I HAVE A DISCOUNT CODE! WHOOP!

    Please use my discount code BOOKIEKUNLERE for 5% off for orders over N10000 on The Ordinary products on BeautyFrenzyShop, it lasts all year long!

    This is my first discount code ever so I’m super grateful to BeautyFrenzyShop!

    Follow me:

    Instagram: BookieKunlere

    Snapchat: thelifeofbey

    Twitter: BookieKunlere

    YouTube: BookieKunlere

     

    Love,

    Bookie.

    Advertisements

    Let's Get Chatty

    Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

    WordPress.com Logo

    You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

    Twitter picture

    You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

    Facebook photo

    You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

    Google+ photo

    You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

    Connecting to %s