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I use PCMC both the normal and ultra rich versions. I love it. Good for my dry skin and a good base for make up. Try QVC and Time to Spa for deals. Look online for the next 'Today's Special Value' Elemis set on QVC, a pot is always included. I use it all the time but have never paid £80 for it!
I sometimes use the original version as a night cream and love it! Very light yet very moisturising. It is very expensive though and before buying a pot you should try to get a sample at the Elemis counter (they come in 15mls tubes) Just to make sure your skin likes it! I also look for bargains and would not pay £80 for a pot.
If anyone knows a cream that is similar to this one but cheaper please do let me know!
It's my preferred moisturiser for the last 5 yrs. I have very dry skin and very sensitive. Like user1483298839 I have never paid out £80. I usually get it for about £50. It is expensive but 1 pot lasts me about 5-6 months. You only need a tiny amount. I do love it. I have tried others but I come back to it as it just suits my skin.
Ask the counter at the dept store for enough samples for a week so you can try it.
Its alright, definitely not worth £80 at all. Like others if its in a QVC TSV for about £50 for the whole thing then I will buy it for my day cream. My hands down favourite is L'Occitane Divine Cream which I use as a night cream. Happy to pay full price for that.
No, it's not worth it. No cream that price is. There is very little you can do to promote growth of collagen despite the name on the pot!
I've found the best is Olay 3 point Regenerist which has some science behind it and is £15 ish from Amazon. You can buy the unperfumed version which I prefer as perfumed products contain alcohol which dries and irritates skin.
I use it and have never paid full price for it. Either qvc or time to spa often have offers for a free pot if you spend over a certain amount. It's often in gift sets which you can but cheaply after xmas too. I really like it.
Agree with maddog- I bought my 4th pot in a row of Occitane Divine, and tbh I don't think I will ever change now.
At the end of the summer I looked all of my years, had rosacea breakouts and felt like a complete minger. Within a week of the Divine Cream my face had plumped out and the rosacea has disappeared and not come back. No other change made to routine!
Have a look at the review on Beautypedia, which studies the ingredients and packaging - basically they say it's not worth the money. Also avoid anything in a jar (open to the elements and whatever's on your fingers). You want a tube or (dark) bottle with a pump
I used to use Elemis PCMC, and usually paid about £45 to £50 for it, but was a bit skint a couple of years ago, and bought Boots No7 Beautiful Skin instead. Can't say my skin looks or feels any different but it suits my budget better!