Dove Pro-Age Deodorant Roll On

Dove Pro-Age Deodorant Roll On

Dove Pro Age Deodrant Roll On

I am not a roll-on deodorant kind of person as I generally use spray deodorants, but as my doctor advised me to not use aerosol products, I have started giving roll-on deodorants a try.

A few years back, I had developed a fat lump in my left armpit, which was painless, but was giving me frequent fevers. The surgeon told me that deodorants have aluminum content that can cause these lumps. It was harmless, but could cause cancer if not removed, so I underwent a surgery and the thing was removed. So, first time in my life, I was recommended not to use an aerosol deodorant. Then, just last year, I suffered with acute bronchitis and again was advised not to use an aerosol deodorant as they might aggravate respiratory problems.

So, now I try to use roll-ons; however, I don’t want to use them as these roll-on doesn’t look tempting at all. Having said that, I still got tempted with the packaging of this roll-on and the fact that it was from Dove was the cherry on the cake.

Reviewing: Dove Roll-on Deodrant.

Variant: Dove Pro-Age Deodorant Roll On.

Price: Rs. 130/-.

(Nowhere on the packaging price is mentioned and as I didn’t purchase it from a store, I had to pay whatever the shopkeeper asked for )

Quantity: 50 ml.

Not easily available in India as these are not launched here. I got it from my local cosmetic shop.

Interesting Product Info:
This range was launched in UK around 2007 (not very sure). Dove had a separate website for it, which isn’t available right now. Brand has targeted ageing women for this range and an ad campaign was carried out featuring ageing women in their panties, which was banned on nudity charges.


Product Claim:
• Anti-Perspirant.
• Anti-Transpirant.
• ¼ moisturizing cream.
• 24 hour protection.
• 0% Alcohol.

Deep-maroon cherry conical packaging that has a twist-open cap at the bottom. The shape is cute and the color is classy. Overall, noticeably different from other available roll-on deodorants in glass packaging; however, the shape is almost same as of Sure roll-ons.


My Experience with the Product:

First Impression:
• Nice color of packaging.
• With it’s claim like anti- perspirant, anti-transpirant, moisturizing cream, it appeared to be a nice deal.
• I wasn’t sure whether I will again get to see this at the shop, so I picked it up.
• It smelled comforting and light.
• Click cap (depicted on the product) for closing the product ensures spill-free handling while in the handbag.

During Application:
• It’s not transparent liquid, but is cream based. As the tube is not transparent, it doesn’t show in first place.
• After application, it takes less than a minute to be absorbed by skin and the white layer dissolves completely.
• Slight fruity fragrance, that’s how I can describe it best. Do not take it as any thing over the top, it’s s very mild and soothing.


After Application:
• I really felt fresh. With spray deodorants, I never felt the fragrance myself, but with this, I felt it’s presence.
• No white marks on clothes.
• It doesn’t last all day.
• After a fortnight, the in-growth of hair in my armpit was smoothened (less bumpy skin).
• As I don’t sweat much, after using this, my underarms were absolutely dry.

Pros of Dove Pro Age Deodorant Roll On:

• Anti-perspirant (yes it is).
• Anti-transpirant (yes it is).
• ¼ moisturizing cream (does soften the underarms skin, but not a major difference).
• 24-hour protection (sweat wise – yes; lasting fragrance wise – no).
• 0% alcohol (ingredients include – Benzyl Alcohol).
• No white mark on clothes.
• Quick absorbing.
• Easy to carry.

Cons of Dove Pro Age Deodorant Roll On

• Fragrance doesn’t last all day.
• Not easily available.
• Generally people don’t like roll-on deodorants.
• Not for those who want very strong fragrance.
• Prices are not mentioned on the product.

Rating: 3.5/5

Give a try if you want to use a roll-on deodorant, like mild fragrance or sweat too much (perhaps it might help because my underarms were dry.)

Will I buy It Again? Yes, like to use this on alternate days with Sure roll on.

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29 thoughts on “Dove Pro-Age Deodorant Roll On

  1. nice review Mamta………… :toothygrin: :toothygrin:
    koi humko bhi to sikha de review kaise post karte hai ??? :waiting: :waiting:

  2. This one has aluminum content too, right?…listed in the ingredients list – am asking because you mentioned that was a possible reason for the lump ?:) ?:) Am paranoid about lumps and growths…if I had my way I would stay in a jungle far away from any chemical cleaning agent and live a happy healthy stinky life forever 😐 😐 😐 😐 😐

    1. healthy stinky :lol2: :lol2: :lol2: :lol2: :lol2:
      OMG Radhika, ya but thats true, surgeries are bad…I feel its like a car, once you open the engine its never the same..Athough it was underarm and there isnt a visible mark left… but the skin is loose there easily pumping out and when i wear cut sleves it can be seen..easily.. 🙁 🙁

      1. Hmmm..ya it’s true..but I think it’s good the only after effects is just in appearances and cosmetic…I mean we can always manage na with a different cut or something…I know it’s not that easy, but thank goodness that’s the only problem naaa don’t be 🙁 :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo:

        1. indeed it’s true Radhika and now i am feeling too use only perfumes….hope that will be safe.and :thanks: :thanks: :thanks: and

          I m :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo:


          1. Oh you do like me naa, Mamta, do the horrible sin of spraying perfume on clothes – you will smell good and nobody will know either…except it’s a bit risky to try this on lighter clothes cos some perfumes can stain. Not all perfumes are that safe..sorry to break the news to you :secret2: Of course, all this won’t work only for chotu motu work…real exercise or running around tho deo horrids only will work na…heyyy waise..have you tried the Garnier something something range…John cutie pie Abraham was there in the ad na….it comes in a green bottle the deo – there is a girl’s wala version of that and it has no harmful chemicals, they claim 😛

            1. I…think I dont like you Radhika 🙁

              I tooo…. LOOOOVE u now :inlove: :inlove: :inlove: :inlove: :inlove:

              & thanks for info. BTW there is a girl wala version of deo or there is a girl wala version of your Jhon cutie pie Abraham’s ?:) ?:) ?:)

              😀 😀 😀

  3. I have used its deodorant form and I quite liked it too 🙂
    The fact that its fragrance is not over powering makes it easy for me to use the scented body lotions . I also felt it made my skin more softer 🙂

  4. Dove’s slowly discontinuing the pro.age range 🙁 its quite sad cos all the products were really moisturizing and they smelt really nice.

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