ORIGINS GinZing™ Energy-Boosting Moisturizer

So you got a little (over) excited at last night’s karaoke bash and belted out Fun’s hit tune “We Are Young” again and again, late into the night. Come morning, you’re neither looking so young nor feeling so fun. Thankfully, this brightening, botanical-packed moisturizer deflates puffiness and boosts hydration for an instant pick-me-up.

ORIGINS GinZing™ Energy-Boosting Moisturizer
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Overrated

I think this product has been hyped up too much. Instead of an energy boosting moisturizer it's more like a tinted moisturizer. It felt great when I first put it on but a few hours later my face was very shiny! I usually don't have an issue with shine. Overall the sample size was very small and I was not impressed, next!

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Meh

I didn't notice any "energizing" properties on this moisturizer. It worked alright, but it doesn't necessarily do what it says it does.

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Didnt love.

It went on a little greasy and not very light coverage. I really love their GinZing eye treatment so I gave this a shot. The smell wasnt very appealing and I didnt notice much difference from my regular moisturizer which has an SPF which is more preferable to me.

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This moisturizer was not for me. I feel like it left my face feeling greasy and didn't set quickly. I didn't see any crazy differences in my skin like it had mentioned. The directions also said that you should apply it in the morning and night but the sample only produced a little bit for a one time use.

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There are far better out there
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Spend your money on more effective skin care. This is nice if you just want a moisturizer that won't be as effective as it should be for the price you're paying. Otherwise, do your research and you'll find much better skin care for the price.

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This sample was very tiny so didn't really get to see if I liked it or not.

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smells great
Purchased

This moisturizer is great, but some time i wish it was a bit thicker. It sometimes feels a bit lacking and i would want it to linger a bit longer on my skin

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smells wonderful
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smells amazing but I don't really feel the "energy" boosting from it. Definitely very light for a day wear and feels amazing! I usually break out easily and it doesn't break me out, but it does get kind of oily.

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Moderate Moisturizer, Overpowering Smell

This is a very lightweight, OIL-FREE moisturizing option from the generally excellent Origins' brand. As its name suggests, it does provide a refreshing zing and it restores most moisture lost from other skin cleansing products. But, as an oil-free option, I wouldn't suggest it for dry or combination-dry skin which would benefit from greater hydration. And, even as someone with generally oily skin, it doesn't offer the kind of conditioning, softening or aging-prevention that I'm looking for. Unlike more targeted moisturizers from Origins, this one doesn't provide much additional care.

Many reviewers like the vibrant citrus smell. I don't. It winds up smelling like an orange popsicle, and lingers on the skin longer than I would like.

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Nice smell
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I really enjoy the smell of this moisturizer. However, I think it is too light for an everyday face cream. It leaves my face wanting more moisture.

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