Oriflame Tender Care Protecting Balm Review

by Sweta J on December 21, 2010 · 24 comments

I love my container of Boroline. However, am mostly unable to use it while going out, as it is very heavy for my oily skin, and also casts a white layer when applied to my lips. I had been on the lookout for a very light balm to moisturize my sometimes-dry skin & lips, especially during winter. I know you all will say what about the good old Vaseline? …but Vaseline makes my skin oily. 🙁

Well, one day among several of her usual skin products that my mom purchased from our Oriflame Representative, I found this cute, tiny, baby pink container. Now, it was pink & it was cute…so I had to give it a try 😛

Contains beeswax to soften skin

It came in an equally tiny, baby pink cardboard box.
It is sooo small & cute. I love the silver detailing on the cap & also the Victorian (it seems so to me ;)) symbol on the top.
Oriflame Tender Care Protecting Balm

There was some offer. I got this for ` 99. However the actual price printed on the box was ` 199.

It contains 3 main active ingredients; mineral oil, beeswax and lanolin.

Why I like about Oriflame Tender Care Protecting Balm

  • It has a very smooth & light texture
  • Oriflame Tender Care Protecting Balm
  • It gets absorbed very quickly
  • Gives an instant soft & smooth skin

Oriflame Tender Care Protecting Balm

  • It is non- greasy, doesn’t leave you with the feeling of oiliness. Love this feature the best.
  • It can be used to treat dry or irritated skin, whether it’s around the eyes, lips, hands etc.
  • For me it’s a multipurpose balm
  • I like to smother it on my feet, wear my socks & go off to sleep at night. My feet feels so soft & smooth in the morning

Oriflame Tender Care Protecting Balm
See how soft & smooth my feet look 🙂

  • It has never broken me out even when I have applied it on my face. (I have oily skin). Have been using this for the past 10 days.
  • It is fragrance free.

What I do not like about Oriflame Tender Care Protecting Balm

  • Even though I love the pack, I hate the small size. The quantity is too less
  • Expensive for the quantity
  • I do not like anything in which I have to dip my fingers. I wish this was in a tube.

My ratings:

Although I can never let go off Boroline, this certainly has become a must have for me, something which I can use round the year.
<3 <3 <3 <3 (I have read somewhere that this is their best selling product 🙂 ) I know why it is- it delivers what it claims.

Have you used Oriflame Tender Care Protecting Balm? Please rate in the box below.

Also, Read

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Oriflame Tender Care Protecting Balm Review Overall rating: 4 out of 5 based on 1 reviews.

Good Product

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Hi, I bought this for 199 rs. I know the quantity is less as compare to the price. Still it'a a must have product in your beauty product. Tender care lip balm is worth, Girls buy it.

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Anuya December 21, 2010 at 9:24 pm

Nice! It’s funny though, the packaging reminds me of the age-old Charmis..Hmm. A good review!


Sweta December 21, 2010 at 10:41 pm

thnx Anuya :toothygrin:


naina December 21, 2010 at 9:55 pm

i will try , i will try … :waytogo: :waytogo: :waytogo: :waytogo:
its snowing on imbb , i just saw.. sooo cute … :jiggy1: :jiggy1: :jiggy1: :jiggy1: :jiggy1: :jiggy1: :jiggy1: :jiggy1:


Nimi December 21, 2010 at 10:00 pm

I too got it @ 99 last month, but i had ordered 2 n got both in golden dibbis n caramel smelling. i was expecting d pink 1, bt when i smelled d caramel i felt happy that i had ordered 2 @ rate of 1. just love d caramel smell.


Sweta December 21, 2010 at 10:41 pm

wil try d caramel 2 🙂


Nimi December 21, 2010 at 10:01 pm

hi naina, where did u get d coral glow from?? bbsr fab india?


Giasaysthat December 21, 2010 at 10:07 pm

This is the BIGGEST COINCIDENCE EVER :woot: :woot: :woot: :woot: :woot: :woot:
i have been searching for reviews for this products the whole day :woot: :woot: :woot:
i was planning to get it!

I loved their packaging so was planning to get it :worship: :worship:
But na,
i may have to get it for 199 😐 😐 😐


Sweta December 21, 2010 at 10:44 pm

yay…chalo my review came 2 use on day 1 :yelo: :yelo: :yelo: :yelo: :yelo:
i knw 199 is like 2 mch…bt do gv it a try, apart 4m d cute dibbi u wil like d product in general :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo:


ashna December 21, 2010 at 10:08 pm

gal u said u have oily skin still u took a risk of applying it on your face ! :woot:
u should get bravery award for fearlessly experimenting on your face 😛

so now i m tempted to buy the product but will not experiment it on my face i m a scared soul 😉


Sweta December 21, 2010 at 10:39 pm

Hey ashna…i knw wat u mean…bt d fact z tht i hv bn on Acne Medication 4 d past 3 mnths….& ever since Winter set in , my skin ws wierdly showing signs f dryness 😮
so i had 2 try smthn light & wen i tried ths on my face (ofcre i ws a bit sceptical, bt i love experimenting 2 :X-P: ) it made my skin super soft…bt i mst say it z very moisturizing & cn easily replace a lip balm like vaseline :waytogo: :waytogo:


Nimi December 21, 2010 at 10:08 pm

Now i can see d snowflakes too, was not visible in office, every1 kept commenting n i was like where r d leaves n d snowflakes?? why can’t i c them when evry1 else can c?


Nimi December 21, 2010 at 10:09 pm

Yeah gia, this month its rate is back @ 199/-.


Nimi December 21, 2010 at 10:25 pm

Hey Gia,
posted a comment on ur blog.


Rati December 21, 2010 at 10:43 pm

you have pretty feet, sweta. :))


Sweta December 21, 2010 at 10:46 pm

pink dibbi ka kamaal 😀 :dance: 😆


Mrunmayee December 21, 2010 at 10:48 pm

Awesssome review Sweta… You know my best friend can’t live without this.. Me want to try this too.. Just never got around ordering this somehow… :silly:

Did you try the limited edition caramel version of this???? It smelt like Alpenlibe!!! 😆 😆 😆


bhumika December 21, 2010 at 11:29 pm

nice review sweta !!


monika December 22, 2010 at 11:05 am

looks so tempting.


POONAM December 22, 2010 at 8:56 pm
Stacy December 23, 2010 at 10:54 am

The stick version of this is coming out next month!!


Deeptima December 23, 2010 at 12:13 pm

hey Sweta even i love Tender care… but me too hate putting my figure in it !! :weep: its really amazing product !! :waytogo:


Teesta January 14, 2011 at 11:24 am

I found the tender care lip balm in a lipstick form, all white. It’s so light, but moisturising. Priced at 149 bucks. Price is a bit high, now that maybelline has launched lipsmooth. :lol2:


Ruchi February 20, 2012 at 8:47 pm

Hey! well i love dis product…i’ve bin using it for agessssss… n i just LOVE it! apparently its Oriflame’s 1st product ever…so i s’pose dat means its so gud its not gone out of production…Btw, it does come in a lipstick form…so Sweta…so at least u don’t have to dig into it to apply it for ur lips… 😛

Oh! n u really ought to chk out oriflame offers…around festive seasons…Valentine’s, Diwali, Christmas…esp their flyers…u can get tender care for a really cool price den..i got mine for Rs. 79!!! n it’s in a cute lil silver packaging! so cute! 😀


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