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Aveeno User Reviews & Ratings

Aveeno has an average rating of 3.2 out of 10 from a total of 12 reviews on Drugs.com. 8% of reviewers reported a positive experience, while 69% reported a negative experience.

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3.2
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Reviews for Aveeno

  • Joy
  • Taken for less than 1 month
  • January 29, 2023

For Dry Skin "I used Aveeno for Dry Skin Relief Body Wash four different times. Got big itchy welts on my arms but mostly on my thighs and legs. Itched so bad I couldn't stand it. Quit using it and the welts are finally going away. Don't know what ingredients are in it to cause this problem, but will not use it again."

1 / 10
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  • Hella...
  • Taken for 2 to 5 years
  • May 4, 2020

For Dry Skin "Since this product has so many bad reviews, I felt the need to share my positive experience. I've tried many good, dermatologist recommended products, such as Crave, Cetaphyl, Rich Pose, etc. Aveeno unscented is the only lotion or cream that doesn't end up irritating my skin."

10 / 10
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  • kitty
  • Taken for less than 1 month
  • January 25, 2020

For Dry Skin "After a few days of minor itching on my arms after using Aveeno I awoke with a severe rash on areas of my body where I had applied this lotion. It cost me a sleepless night a trip to the doctor, medication and days of itching."

5 / 10
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  • Heather...
  • Taken for less than 1 month
  • April 29, 2023

For Dry Skin "Used Aveeno restorative skin therapy and developed a very itchy pimple-like rash that ended with welts and continued for 6 days. I showered to remove the cream and used antihistamines by mouth and 1 percent hydrocortisone cream on the skin. I have used other products by Aveeno with no reaction but will stop all use in the future. Day seven and I am still itching."

1 / 10
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  • Great...
  • Taken for 1 to 6 months
  • March 7, 2017

For Dry Skin "I'm currently battling a severe case of eczema and Aveeno Sensitive Skin has been the only thing to help soothe my skin. It doesn't last for long but I've found that it works better than most other things I've tried, including prescription medications."

7 / 10
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  • LAano
  • April 23, 2021

For Dry Skin "Used on my 12 month old who has eczema. This totally inflamed him! He had a severe reaction to it when I put it on His skin was dry when I decided to try the Aveeno baby (that’s recommended for eczema) This made his skin raw and looked like a third degree burn on his face!"

1 / 10
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  • Radar...
  • Taken for 2 to 5 years
  • November 2, 2022

For Dry Skin "l was first prescribed by consultant oncologist for skin crease areas that were inflamed and sore, and it worked its magic, that was over 3 years ago, l continued to use it with no problems, but the latest bottle causes itching and sore areas where its applied, took a while to figure out what was causing the problem, since stopping applying my itching has subsided almost non existing now. Has a new ingredient been added? l wonder. l now dust myself with oatmeal flour, now that works a treat, and its a fraction of the cost."

3 / 10
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  • Helen...
  • Taken for 5 to 10 years
  • June 8, 2022

For Dry Skin "I have been using Aveeno ezcema cream for my face for 8 years, recommended to all my friends and family. It was perfect, until I have developed rashes and hives, sensitive and bumpy, oozing and flaking skin JUST on the face. It has been a whole year and got better recently and without realizing it may be aveeno, I've decided to put it on again and it immediately gave me back the rashes and oozing again. This needs to be put off shelves."

1 / 10
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  • NicP
  • Taken for less than 1 month
  • February 8, 2023

"We weren’t trying to treat any conditions, just wanted to use bubble bath in the tub with my daughter. After using Aveeno bubble bath twice, my 22 month old developed hive-like welts all over her chest and stomach. Immediately stopped using the product and the welts cleared up in a few days."

1 / 10
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  • TroyF...
  • June 14, 2015

For Dry Skin "improves the softness of your skin but caused a terrible rash, and itched like crazy."

2 / 10
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  • Micky
  • Taken for less than 1 month
  • March 8, 2018

For Dry Skin "As another reviewer commented - softened my skin but ended up with a rash head to toe. Very disappointing"

1 / 10
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  • Beblo...
  • February 11, 2018

For Dry Skin "After five hours my lips started to blister. I felt burning and itching. I thought I found a natural product for my sensitivity. Back to the drawing board"

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  • Hildy
  • Taken for 1 to 2 years
  • May 7, 2020

For Dry Skin "Is excellent for healthy skin but don’t recommend for dry+ skin. I’d give it a 5/10 points."

5 / 10
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