Elizabeth Arden Eight Hour® Cream Skin Protectant

Elizabeth Arden’s apricot-hued cream is such a classic, we think it deserves a display in the Smithsonian. Developed in 1930 by the beauty maven herself, the award-winning formula enjoyed instant global success and has never gone out of style. The creamy, multi-purpose salve not only hydrates dry skin, it adds shine to lips and lids, tames unruly brows, conditions cuticles, and even soothes minor scrapes and sunburns.

Elizabeth Arden Eight Hour® Cream Skin Protectant
3.4 out of 5 stars, based on 938 Reviews 938 Reviews
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Winter cream
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It's just beginning to get really cold in Michigan and I'm already noticing my skin and lips are dry all the time. Nice cream for dry spots on hands, face and lips, though too heavy and perfume-y for all over face. I used before bed and didn't bother me too much.

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Skincare
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Good consistency, easy to apply, nice packaging, small sample size

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Okay
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Im picky about lotions so I prefer not to get them in my boxes

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Great for chapped skin, very greasy
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If I was super chapped on my face or lips I would use this, but the smell sucks and it is so thick. I think that Aquaphor is just as great and less money. The smell was old-ladyish with a strange purfumey hint.

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Good but not great for the price
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I know this is a cult classic product, but it just didn't do much for me. It's basically glorified petroleum jelly - in fact, over half the product is just that. It smells strongly of lanolin, which isn't a favorite scent of mine, at the added fragrance doesn't do anything for me. Overall, it just feels too heavy/thick and smells too old-fashioned. For the price, it's just not worth it to me.

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Sticky
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This one was too sticky for my general liking - I will end up using it as an eyebrow shaper until the sample runs out.

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Hydrating but
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The smell is overpowering. I wore this overnight and my face felt hydrated the next morning but I would only use this on a dry patch in the future.

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Greasy
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This product made my skin look super greasy which isn't what I wanted or expected at all. After I washed my face that night after having it on the whole day it was very moisturized though. But I don't want my face looking greasy the whole day. I suppose if you considered using this product to use it before bedtime so it could soak into your face, and then wash the excess in the morning.

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Mixed feelings
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I'm not crazy about the scent or texture of this product, but it did help my chapped lips.

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Skin protectant
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I liked the gel feel too it but the smell was awful. I won't even use it again because it smells so bad

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