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Average: 3.8 (5 votes)

LindaGregg's picture
Written on Sunday, February 16, 2014
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As you can see from the photograph, this product is specifically for scar tissue as well as dry skin.  There are several products one can buy to diminish the size and color of scar tissue.  They don’t work.    I used several scar-diminishing products after my surgical scars healed and nothing made a difference.  They have diminished with time, but using the different products (including this one) to try to fade them did not work.  It didn’t make any difference.

I alternate using this oil and Vitamin E oil on my skin for dryness.  Between these two products, I have not noticed any difference in its appearance when using this oil as opposed to the Vitamin E oil.  This small bottle cost ten dollars so it is very expensive when compared to Vitamin E oil.

This product also says it is for stretch marks.  I have never been pregnant, but I think it would be worth your while to use a product like this every day to try and minimize stretch marks. 

The oil does not have a smell, which is a plus.  I would not use it at all if it had a smell.  The top has a hole in it and the bottle is plastic so you can squeeze the product out onto your hand without fear that you will get too much or that it will pour out everywhere.  It’s a bit thinner than Vitamin E oil so it does spread easily and some might find it more pleasant than other oils.  It absorbs well.

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LindaGregg recommends Bio-Oil Purcellin Oil

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Type: Body Oil
Brand: Bio-Oil
Category: Body Care
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