20% Vitamin C Serum: Pro-Collagen Ultra Brighten Firm & Glow
Our philosophy is to support the skin barrier and not irritate skin, so we bring you an effective, high concentration of 20% Vitamin C in a more stable, less irritating way that doesn't require a low pH to be effective (using Sodium Ascorbyl Phosphate vs. L-Ascorbic Acid).
A gel-like serum with 20% Vitamin C. To support natural collagen, brighten and firm look of skin, improve skin tone and complexion for an even look, improve appearance of lines and wrinkles, improve dull looking skin, and support radiant looking glowing skin.
Balanced with hydrating and soothing Hyaluronic Acid, Aloe, Shea Butter, Green Tea, Chamomile, and Arginine.
If you are looking for a similar serum that's less intense, try the 5% Vitamin C version.
20% Vitamin C (Sodium Ascorbyl Phosphate) – supports natural collagen, brightens and firms look of skin, improves look of dull skin, and evens look of skin tone
Reduces the appearance of discoloration, lines and wrinkles.
Vitamin C is a proven antioxidant that helps defend skin from environmental aggressors that cause signs of aging, such as spots and wrinkles.
Supports natural collagen.
Stable and gentler form of vitamin C compared to l-ascorbic acid, less likely to cause potential irritation. Does not require a low pH to be effective.
Hyaluronic Acid (Sodium Hyaluronate) - bioavailable lower molecular form of hyaluronic acid. Penetrates and is also a postbiotic, which supports the skin’s microbiome. Temporarily plumps and smoothes the appearance of fines and wrinkles.
1% Retinyl Palmitate - Retinoid. Mild Vitamin A derivative. combination of Retinol + Palmitic Acid (emollient fatty acid) to be more stable and less irritating. Exfoliates and clarifies. Helps blemish prone skin. Reduce look of spots or discoloration. For smoother looking skin and to improve look of skin tone. Brighten appearance, reduce appearance of wrinkles over time. Support natural collagen. Good for sensitive skin. Comfortable for continual long-term use.
Green Tea – soothing calming antioxidant that helps reduce signs of aging. Helps prevent free radical damage and protect from environmental stressors.
Shea Butter – soothing plumping plant lipid. Source of antioxidants Vitamin A & E.
Arginine – amino acid with antioxidant benefits and hydrating properties.
Chamomile extract – soothing.
HOW TO USE
Directions: Apply to cleansed skin. Always follow with sunscreen in AM. Do not apply to skin that is red, irritated or peeling.
Scent: light citrus scent.
Feel: Thicker serum with a gel like texture. Non greasy. Non oily, absorbs quickly. Skin feels soft and silky. Mattifying.
Skin types: All skin types, except very dry. Particularly good for oily or blemish prone.
Time of day: Anytime (Morning/Evening/Both)
- We love using Vitamin C in the AM for the antioxidant defense during the day and it's synergy with sunscreen.
- A personal favorite combination is to cleanse, then apply a cocktail mix of Hyaluronic Antioxidant Serum & Antioxidant Booster Oil with Prickly Pear and Vitamin E. Follow with this 20% Vitamin C Serum.
FULL INGREDIENT LIST
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VEGAN - CRUELTY FREE - CLINICAL - CLEAN
Vegan. Cruelty Free. Clinical. Clean*
Formulated without parabens, phthalates, sulfates, PEGs, mineral oils, drying alcohols, formaldehyde, artificial fragrance or dyes, silicones, and more. We aim for an EWG score of 1.
*Our definition of "Clean" follows the Credo standard. This product contains 1 ingredient that does not meet the "Credo" Standard. It contains <= 1% PEG-40 Hydrogenated Castor Oil. It is considered safe, non-sensitizing, and non-irritating.