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You are here: Reviews > Product Reviews > Index by Brand > Paula's Choice

Paula's Choice Reviews by Users

Reviews are listed in alphabetical order. The reviewer's overall conclusion (rating) is listed on the right. To view a full review, click on the appropriate link.

Product / Review Excerpt Rating
Paula's Choice 1% BHA lotion
I tried an AHA exfoliant from a different company and it left a burn on my face (like a chemical rash along my jawline-lovely). I switched to scrubs for awhile, but returned to using lotion exfoliants since the 1% BHA exfoliant from PC is a lot less abrasive, I use it about every other day and I've never had any irritation... full text >>
Excellent
Paula's Choice 2% Beta Hydroxy Acid Solution
The above product gently exfoliates the skin and unclogs pores without leaving a greasy feeling on your skin. It helped me a lot with my blemishes and blackheads. I use it once every two days, at night. It does irritate the skin a bit, you will have a slight tingling sensation, but it will go away in a few days and you will be left with a smooth and clean skin... full text >>
Excellent
Paula's Choice 2% Beta Hydroxy Acid Lotion
I have been using this product for 2+ years with great results. I have combination skin with an oily T-zone and suffered from mild to moderate acne. This product has helped keep my skin smooth, and relatively acne-free (though I use it in combination with other products, namely a 2... full text >>
Excellent
Paula's Choice 2% BHA Gel
I am 35 years old with combination skin with mild to moderate acne, and some pigmentation due to sun damage / melasma. I introduced this product into my usual skin care regime 6 weeks ago and have noticed a dramatic decrease in acne lesions, also my skin is softer and smoother with decreased pigmentation... full text >>
Excellent
Paula's Choice 2% BHA Lotion
I recently discovered that Paula Begoun's product line is available in the Netherlands, and also shopping to Belgium. I ordered a ton of samples, but I was mostly interested in her exfoliating products (AHAs and BHAs)... full text >>
Good
Paula's Choice 8% Alpha Hydroxy Solution
Best Alpha Hydroxy product I have ever found! After 4 weeks, my skin has a nice healthy glow, smaller pores and my fine lines don't seem as obvious. The solution has 8% AHA, and has a ph of 3.5. Most people don't realize that the ph is as important ..... full text >>
Excellent
Paula's choice beta hydroxy acid liquid
I was amazed and transformed into a positive and confidant woman who could go without make up (my constant companion, my foundation) within a week of using this product. At first I was pesimistic having been let down by many claims of many products that I had tried previously which eventually led to side effects like clogged pores... full text >>
Excellent
Paula's Choice 2% BHA Liquid Solution
I have used Paula's Choice 2% BHA liquid for 3 years, and have had the clearest and most healthy skin I have ever experienced. I am 28 with combination/oily, somewhat acne prone skin, and have found this product to adress all those issues gently by helping to overturn cell production and clear out my pores... full text >>
Excellent
Paula's Choice 2% beta hydroxy acid lotion
This product ended a life long battle with oily skin and the ensuing bumps. I went to so many dermatologists but nothing worked until I found this product. My dermatolgists told me I would just have to learn to live with my skin type since I am of Irish descent... full text >>
Excellent
Paula's Choice BHA Lotion
I have achieved excellent results using Paula's Choice 2% BHA (salycilic acid) Lotion under my regular moisturiser. My skin is normal to dry, sensitive, but with easily blocked pores. I used to find it difficult to get enough moisture without causing congestion... full text >>
Excellent
Paula's Choice Cleanser
The Paula's choice products are amazing!!! I have rosecea and her cleanser really works for me! This cleanser does not aggravate my rosecea and it leaves my skin feeling clean and silky. I've tried many other products with mediocre to poor results..... full text >>
Excellent
Paula's Choice Extra Emollient Moisturiser
I'm a 35 year old woman. I have dry skin. I have tried so many skin care creams over the years. Some creams have been great, but then i get used to them and have to change. i tried this cream, because i thought being that the lady who created it is ..... full text >>
No effect
Paula's Choice extra emollient moisturizer
My age is 78 years. I formerly had dark brown hair, now it is ivory white. My eyes are hazel, and my skin tended to freckle in youth but tanned poorly. My skin has become more dry over the years and is allergic to perfume and sensitive to strong..... full text >>
Satisfactory
Paula's Choice Non-Greasy SPF 15
This is a awesome SPF that goes on smooth and completely soaks into your skin. Great price too so you will be sure to use the amount you should and not skimp!! It offers broad spectrum coverage but is not thick and sticky. I put it on and let it..... full text >>
Excellent
Paula's Choice Remarkable Skin Lightening Lotion
After finishing the book "Don't go to the cosmetic counter without me" by Paula Begaun, I desided to purchase the skin care products from her line. Big mistake. I didn't like all the products I received. But this lightening lotion was the worst...... full text >>
No effect
Paula's Choice Remarkable Skin Lightening Lotion
I have been very pleased with this product and feel that with time, I will see more improvement. Though I am only trying to lighten freckles and some slight skin discolorations from the sun, and I know this is not a miracle product for any major problem, I would order it again... full text >>
Good
Paula's Choice Remarkable Skin Lightening Lotion
I purchased this to see if I could reverse some of the signs of photoaging on my face. (I've been pretty good about wearing sunblock for the last 20 years, but I'm a fair redhead who's lived at sunny high altitude for 18 years and some of that sun exposure is starting to make itself known... full text >>
Good
Paula's Choice resist
Resist is the best skin line I have used. I have tried about every cream on the market with no results. No cream can stop u aging but using the resist line seems to help. In the morning I use the resist hydrating cleanser, followed by the resist rep..... full text >>
Excellent
Paula's Choice RESIST Weekly Resurfacing Treatment with 10% AHA
As a bit of a skin care nut, I've long been aware of the benefits of exfoliation and I consider it to be one of the most immediate and effective ways to improve skin's appearance. Unfortunately, I'm clog-prone and products like Alpha Hydrox's 10% Enhanced Lotion (which is a great AHA for the body) break me out facially... full text >>
Excellent
Paula's Choice Skin Balancing Cleanser
I have never been educated on proper skincare products for my skin until i stumbled upon the Paulaschoice. com website and was able to access so much information. I have combination skin with some redness on my cheeks. I was using Clinique 3 Step Skincare products and was not aware that the ingredients contained so many things that are not good for your skin... full text >>
Good
Paula's Choice Skin Balancing Daily Mattifying Lotion SPF 15
I am very satisfied with this Paula's Choice moisturizer and I recommended it for anyone looking for a lightweight, non-oily, daily moisturizer. The SPF could be higher (it is currently at SPF 15) and it felt like the product was too dense for me, but i liked it and i had no negative reactions to it... full text >>
Good
Paula's Choice Skin Balancing Moisture Gel
Even at age 39 I still have an oily T-zone complexion. Paula's Choice "Skin Balancing Moisture Gel" is the first ever moisturizer that I feel satisfied with. The product lives up to its claim to be instantly absorbed by my skin and leaves no greasy ..... full text >>
Excellent
Paula's Choice skin balancing super antioxidant mattifying concentraten
Paula sells 3 different Antioxidants, for oily, normal and dry skin. I am using the one for oily skin and it has kept my oily skin down to a minimum and has helped reduce the shine. This product is also color and fragrance free with no animal testing... full text >>
Excellent
Paula's Choice Skin Balancing Toner
This toner is supposed to "restore skinís healthy balance with this lightly hydrating, weightless solution. The potent antioxidants, cell-communicating ingredients and anti-inflammatory agents help reduce redness and inflammation eliminating mild..... full text >>
Adverse Effects
Paula's Choice Skin Recovery Hydrating Treatment Mask
This is a product that i purchased in order to stop wasting so much money on skin creams. I used Creme de la Mer for years. This cream has turned out to be an excellent solution to my very dry skin. It is glycerin based with several plant oils..... full text >>
Excellent
Paula's Choice Skin Recovery Moisturizer
I have very dry skin and read Paula Begoun's reviews with interest, so I decided to try her line of products for dry and very dry skin. I thought that perhaps I could get some use out select ones of the products I had ordered (about 8 of them) so I tried switching back to my usual cleanser but moisturizing with this product of hers, but to no avail... full text >>
No effect
Paula's choice skin recovery moisturizer
i started using tretinoin 0. 05% for aging/sundamaged skin(i'm only 37 but the sun damage sure started showing) and my skin became sensitive and slightly drier feeling. especially in winter with the heaters running and the cold dry outside air... full text >>
Excellent
Paula's Choice Skin Recovery Moisturizer with Antioxidants
This is one of the best moisturizers I've used for my dry, sensitive skin. It is color and fragrance free and contains the antioxidants Vitamin E and Vitamin C. It also contains anti-irritants like chamomile and allantoin, and it can be used around..... full text >>
Excellent
Paula's Choice slip into silk body lotion with antioxidants
Described as an innovative formula that combines skin-smoothing, hydrating ingredients, and an array of plant & vitamin-based antioxidants for hydration and protection. One would expect far more from the person dubbed as the 'beauty cop'... full text >>
Adverse Effects
Paula's Choice Super Antioxidant Concentrate
This formula contains high levels (the highest, according to the seller) of skin-beneficial antioxidants available. It has a silicone base, which gives it the gliding feeling. I'm in my early 30's, have combination skin, and just one beginning wrinkle (trying to keep it from deepening)... full text >>
Good
Paula's Choice Super antioxidant concentrate
Paula's Choice Super antioxidant concentrate has been my favorite beauty product since I first discovered it years ago: It is easily absorbed and I'm able to apply makeup after application( the directions advise that you apply it at night. I apply it in the morning as well)... full text >>
Excellent
Paula's Choice Super Antioxidant Concentrate Serum
I wanted to add an antioxidant serum to my routine so I did extensive research. I was looking for a reasonably priced serum with Vit C, E and Ferulic Acid. Based on the ingredients list on the Paula's Choice web site this serum seemed prefect... full text >>
Adverse Effects
Paula's Choice Weightless Body Treatment
I am a male with acne-prone back. In order to eliminate the acne and fade the acne scarring I started using Paula's Choice Weightless Body Treatment with 2% Salicylic Acid on my back. After a month I noticed that acne in the area had subsided consid..... full text >>
Excellent


     



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