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User Reviews for Ammonium lactate topical to treat Dry Skin

Also known as: AmLactin, Lac-Hydrin, Geri-Hydrolac, Amlactin XL, Lac-Hydrin 5, Kerasal AL, AmLactin Cerapeutic Amlactin Ultra

Ammonium lactate topical has an average rating of 9.9 out of 10 from a total of 10 ratings for the treatment of Dry Skin. 100% of reviewers reported a positive effect, while 0% reported a negative effect.

Ammonium lactate topical Rating Summary

9.9/10 average rating

10 ratings from 10 user reviews.

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Reviews for Ammonium lactate topical

CoMaVi · Taken for less than 1 month April 19, 2014

Lac-Hydrin (ammonium lactate): “I purchased this for my son, who has a very bad case of Keratosis Pilaris (KP). This lotion is unscented, non-greasy and soaks in quickly. Best possible for an 8yr old boy. Applied after bath, once skin has dried, especially if skin was scrubbed or has any open sores, as it would sting those areas for a moment. Results of 1-2 daily applications were awesome! I was so impressed with how my son's skin was looking and feeling, I started applying it on my feet at bedtime in between pedicures. Wow! Great results again. Eventually, I began using it on my face, neck, chest and the rest of my body. My skin is now super smooth, has reduced fine lines, fewer pimples and dry skin patches. ”

10 / 10
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MarketingVeep December 28, 2010

“Having had good results with alpha hydroxy products on my heels, I finally gave AmLactin lotion a try. Unlike lotions that just soften dry skin, the alpha hydroxy significantly aids the process of breaking down the rough dry skin so it sloughs off faster and better. Love it. The prior comments that AmLactin stinks has merit, but the slight ammonia-like odor really does dissipate and seems to not be noticeable to other people. I use the product at night so I don't worry about it. There is no stickiness, greasy after feel or staining. But most importantly, this smooths rough skin unlike anything I've sunk money into.”

10 / 10
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Ms. TJ Baker · Taken for 1 to 6 months March 13, 2018

Geri-Hydrolac (ammonium lactate): “I'm Back Of Being A Healthy; Attractive' African American Woman! Because Four Years Ago, My World Was Turned Up-Side Down. How So? A Brown Recluse Spider Bit Me!! And, It Left An Ugly Big Scar Patch On The Right Side Of My Face. I Tried Everything Over The Counter & Natural Remedies, Upon Reducing The Appearance, Nothing Worked! My Doctor Prescribed {Geri-Hydrolax} Lotion, Which Definitely Helped! But, I Need To Note: If You're An African American Person, You Need To Know; Using This Product, You Have To AVOID Direct SUNLIGHT! Because It Will {Cook Your Skin} Make You Turn Very Very Dark!! My Suggestion: Shower At Night, Towel Dry Your Skin, Then Apply The {Geri-Hydrolac} Lotion ALL Over, Because You Want Your Skin Too Look Even. Con't, Wait 10 - 15 Minutes Before You Put On Your Pajamas. 2nd Suggestion: In The Morning, QUICKLY RINSE Off Your Whole Body In Semi-Cold Shower Water, Towel Dry Your Skin, Then Use A Light Skin Moisturizer With Sunscreen Protection.”

10 / 10
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Anonymous · Taken for 6 months to 1 year February 24, 2016

“I developed severely dry feet after moving to Michigan from the mid-south, and I was regularly getting large painful blisters under the dry skin. It seemed counterintuitive to moisturize the skin vs using moleskin or similar, but it works. I use it for almost all dry, cracking skin and it works fast, healing things up in a couple days. It burns for a moment if I apply it to freshly scrubbed skin, but can't find anything else but positive results.”

10 / 10
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Anonymous · Taken for 1 to 6 months February 3, 2015

“AmLactin 12%. Prescribed for dry feet, no complications like cracking, just dry as a bone since I moved from South Georgia to Michigan. I've had nothing but great results with it, worked in just a couple of days. I've forgotten to put it on some days and my feet were still smooth and moist the next day (or days, once). Definitely better than any Over the counter product.”

9 / 10
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Mark · Taken for 2 to 5 years January 23, 2021

AmLactin (ammonium lactate): “This was a fantastic cream for helping me get rid of my back acne and keratosis pilaris (chest). It's amazing what moisture can do for one's skin! It doesn't smell too good, but it's not strong either. Put a little deodorant and scent and you should be fine.”

10 / 10
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Niki November 26, 2020

“I got put on this about a week and 1/2 ago when none of the over the counter lotions work. This feels like silk and my feet aren’t kind of sticking to the bedsheets anymore, I guess is the best way to put it. When I would move my feet it was like there was some kind of tension against it. She told me to put it on twice a day, which I’m doing, and I can’t believe the difference.”

10 / 10
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Anonymous July 25, 2010

AmLactin (ammonium lactate): “Used on cracked hill on my feet. Applied 3 times a day for two weeks. Wonderful. My feet are like a baby skin.”

10 / 10
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Anonymous · Taken for 1 to 2 years March 13, 2013

AmLactin (ammonium lactate): “My legs have uncontrollably itched on and off for over 5 years and nothing would help until I start using AmLactin. I would recommend this to anyone I LOVE it.”

10 / 10
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zqyx December 27, 2015

Lac-Hydrin (ammonium lactate): “Best lotion on the market for dry skin.”

10 / 10
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