Olay - Olay Complete Defence Daily UV Moisturising Lotion SPF 30+
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Olay Complete Defence Daily UV Moisturising Lotion SPF 30+ is a light, non-greasy moisturiser provides the added benefit of SPF 30+ to help protect the skin from harmful UV rays. Used regularly, it can help prevent premature skin ageing. This product has been awarded the International Seal of Recommendation from The Skin Cancer Foundation. Also available in a fragrance free formula for sensitive skin.
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Leading mass stores, pharmacy outlets and https://rougemag.com.au/
1800 028 280
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Rating: Sep 26, 2014 4:17pm
Great product, but be wary if you have sensitive skin
I've been looking for a good moisturiser for my combination to oily skin for awhile. A high UV rating was a priority for me, as I'm using Tretinoin cream atm, so need good sun protection.
I bought this lotion this morning, and applied it at the first opportunity. My first impressions are as follows:
- the lotion has the same texture as sunscreen to me, which worried me a bit
- on applying it, it initially had a sticky feel, again, a bit like sunscreen
- after a few minutes it had soaked in very well, and there was very little residue
- after 10 minutes or so my skin started itching in odd spots around my face.
- I'm writing this about an hour or so later, and the itching has mostly settled. I'll see what it is like by this evening, and if it's okay, I'll try it again tomorrow and do an update on whether it has improved or not.
Note: I selected this version of the lotion rather than the one specifically for sensitive skin, as that one only got an 'average' rating on Paulaschoice.com/beautypedia, my go-to guide for skin care products, in particular. They rate skin care products scientifically, based on ingredients. They didn't have a review for this lotion, but as the ingredients were quite different and they usually rate Olay products highly, I took a chance. RESPONSE FROM OLAY: Hi Beth720
We are sorry to hear about your experience with Olay Complete Defence Daily UV Moisturising Lotion SPF 30. We would love to help you find an Olay product more suited to you, could you please call us on 1800 028 280? We have a sensitive Olay Complete SPF 30 product available which may be more suited to your skin.
The team at Olay
Rating: Sep 7, 2014 4:02pm
Great every day SPF cream!
I LOVE this product! I bought it last year and love it's compact, easily portable size (pop it in your bag on your way out!) and reliability.
Plainly packaged and not glamorous looking, but does its intended job well! It's a fantastic UV moisturising lotion with SPF 30. I use it quite liberally on my face and it never leaves an oily residue. It keeps my skin soft and my fair skin protected from the Aussie sun.
Rating: Sep 5, 2014 12:45pm
Great All Rounder
I use this daily on my dry skin in winter, and find it provides great absorption and an all day dryness protection
Rating: Sep 3, 2014 10:43am
My favourite moisturiser
I have been using this for the past year and it has always kept my skin supple and hydrated. I love that it has broad spectrum sun protection instead of only UV protection, its like a gentle sunscreen for my face that wont make it look oily. I use this on a daily basis and will be using it for the foreseeable future.
Rating: Aug 27, 2014 10:58pm
A must have!
I have insane skin, it's dry, oily, sensitive and acne prone.
This is one of the few moisturisers I can use with out setting off my skin.
I can't put normal sunscreen on my face but with this Olay Moisturiser I can protect my skin from the sun as well as nourish and moisturise.
My mum has always been a big believer in Olay and she has passed that on to me.
It's a must have product for any woman.
Rating: Mar 17, 2014 8:47pm
My fave product
I absolutely love this product - I use it every single day.
The fact that its a 30+ sunscreen is an absolute must these days. I have found many other moisturisers with sunscreen that were way too greasy, which is not at all like this one.
The pump bottle is perfect, one pump is exactly the right amount to cover my whole face with no waste.
This cream soaks straight into the skin and doesn't leave any residue or greasiness.
Rating: Jan 22, 2014 11:18am
The full package
Feels like a moisturiser, acts like that AND sunscreen. This doesn't break me out, but like all products, if you don't wash them out properly afterwards, there will always be a chance to break you out. I love how it really sinks into the skin and doesn't leave you with that oily finish so many SPF products have. And of course, SPF 30+ is much better than SPF 15+, which is what's found in most SPF moisturisers.
Rating: Aug 1, 2013 7:05pm
LOVE this product!
I can honestly say that this is one of my favourite beauty products. It not only moisturisers my skin, but also protects it from harmful UV rays and leaves it feeling super soft without causing breakouts. This sunscreen doesn't have the typical smell of a sunscreen, as it is lightly scented. It works great under make up and works like a primer without leaving a greasy film on the skin. A must have in the warm months!
Rating: Jul 31, 2013 12:13am
I love the high SPF rating of this product. We need more products like this. I keep it in my bag and love the pump bottle which is a hygenic way to get just the right amount of product out when you need it. Leaves my skin supple and smooth. And love the smell!
Rating: May 4, 2013 7:31pm
Great value for money
I use this as my daily mositurizer and absolutely love how it feels on my skin. The product is light and comes in a pump bottle which makes it easy to use. The moisturiser absorbs fast which makes applying makeup after really simple.
I also like that it doesn't leave my skin white like other sun screens do.
Will be repurchasing this product.