Himalaya Herbals Purifying Neem Scrub - Review
It Claims: Himalaya's Purifying Neem Scrub removes impurities and dead skin cells. It also removes excess oil from the skin's surface, which is the root cause of acne.The scrub is blended with the goodness of Neem, which clears blackheads and acne, and Apricot, which hydrates the skin. The natural ingredients cleanse, nourish and moisturize your skin to make it soft, fresh and radiant.Indications:Suitable for oily and acne-prone skin.
Apply in a circular motion on the face and neck. Rinse with water and pat dry. Use at least once a week for clear, acne-free skin.
The product is dermatologically-tested, noncomedogenic and hypoallergenic.
Price: Rs. 65 for a 50 gm tube.
1. It's not very abrasive as compared to some other scrubs I have used, the green scrub granules seem like synthetic beads. The white base it is suspended in is also not drying.
2. It's kind of like a cross between a face wash & a scrub - so it is a good replacement for your daily face wash if you need daily exfoliation.(I know the company advices it be used once a week, but I actually used this everyday)
3. Economical & easily available.
1. It didn't really help my acne, but I guess it needs to be used as part of an anti-acne regime.Also I didn't really feel it made any major difference to the overall health of my skin.
Would I re-purchase: No, this is a decent scrub at a good price, but somehow it didn't quite cut the ice for me. I really can't pin point what exactly I didn't like, coz honestly there is nothing that really put me off. It's just that I know that I won't be purchasing it again. In fact I didn't even finish the one 50 gm tube I had bought.
I somehow prefer the Himalaya Gentle Exfoliating Face wash to this. You can read that review here.
Thts the way I too feel abt most Himalaya prdts..they're very ok- as in nothing to rave abt or make u feel like u've gotto hav them. Nice review!! :)ReplyDelete
Thanks Sims! I like the fact that they are quite cheap & easily available - so whenever I am travelling and run out of things - I generally pick these up.Delete
grt review...never tried their scrub...will try :0ReplyDelete
Thanks Sahar - you may like it ;DDelete
I have this. but yes, this works if you use their complete Neem range which I do. In fact, two years ago I had bad break outs. With meds, the ones that were already there were going away, but everytime a fresh lot would pop up. Even since I started using the facewash-toner-pack etc, my acne issues are now in check.ReplyDelete
This scrub alone is not that great. But yes, combined it's quite effective.
Nice review Tanz!!
Yes, I think used as a end to end treatment the effect must be cumulative :D.. so glad it worked so well for you & thanks for sharing your experience :DDelete
my sentiments exactly,I like Himalaya products, but none of them really stands out or is a must buy item..only Himalaya product I use is the facewashReplyDelete
I love their Gentle Daily Exfoliating Face wash also - in fact I use it daily every morning myself :)Delete
actually i prefer the face wash, it actually works on my blackheads and whiteheads, and what is more it washes off quick, unlike some other face washes that leave a soapy feel..ReplyDelete
Really? I have it lying somewhere around the house, I try it :)Delete
Nice review. The himalaya product i repurshase is their lip balm, on my third tube now. Thanks :)ReplyDelete
It must be nice then - their lip balm. I used it during my college days & I remember even back then I liked all the natural ingredients it contains - but it didn't do much for me :PDelete
None of the Himalaya products seem to work on my acne:(ReplyDelete
Awww, too bad.. I guess they have mixed results :PDelete
I have used Neem Face wash as I have oily skin with pimple prob but it didn't help at all.I got some more pimple after using it.ReplyDelete
Tanveer, could you suggest some remedy for darkening lips?...I have very fair complexion and pink lips. I never used lipstick but use lip balm and Vaseline jelly. Currently I am using Nivea Lip balm.
Mya, that's so sad ya!Delete
For dark lips, try this home remedy - mix lemon juice (fresh) & glycerine in equal quantities & apply nightly.
I used to like Himalaya products, but don't find them that effective anymore.ReplyDelete
I like their exfoliating face wash as well as their gentle cleanser for oily skin - but that's about it :)Delete
I found this scrub very unique. As a scrub it is poor at giving your face a 'scrubbed' effect yet, if you use a generous amount and massage your face with this for two minutes or more (like I did), it gives your face an unusual smoothness that no product gives. Because of its economical pricing, I would recommend it to women with dry skin.ReplyDelete
Thanks for sharing your tips & experience June! I'm sure lots of girls will find it useful :DDelete
I have never used this. Looks like an Ok product.thanks for the reviewReplyDelete
It is *not* a must have for me :)Delete
never tried this...will surely give it a try...ReplyDelete
I hope you like it Pavani :)Delete
Oh... I haven't used this one yet. But somehow most Himalaya Products work for me. Infact my last post in my blog is all about Himalayas!!!ReplyDelete
So nice they work so well for you! They are a good brand - priced well & easily available :DDelete
Never used Himalaya products ever..Just never had the urge to use them..great review :)ReplyDelete
Thanks Parul :DDelete
yups hv used this one .. i actually use dis along with d face wash and face mask .. it has worked fine on my skin . :)ReplyDelete
That's really cool Riddhi - glad it worked so well for you :)Delete
It worked for me quite wellReplyDelete
btw nice review.....<3
That's great :)Delete
I use the himalaya neem face wash. I have sensitive dry skin but it works well on me. been using it for a whole year now.ReplyDelete
Cant say the same about the neem scrub though
Their face washes are very good - even I like them :DDelete
thank you for the review of this product. i have tried this garnier scrub and it has really worked for the blackheads on my face.ReplyDelete
Garnier Scrub for getting rid of blackheads from face