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Murad Environmental Shield Essential-C Complex

Murad

Environmental Shield Essential-C Complex

Item #: 2082351 Size: 1.0 oz

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Essential-C Daily Renewal Complex is a powerful anti-aging formula shown to reduce the appearance of fines lines by 17% after one application and to reduce the signs of photo damage by 46% in 4 weeks.* Essential-C Daily Renewal Complex delivers a powerful dose of vitamin C to protect and repair skin. The anti-aging effects of vitamin C are amplified by Murad's patented Skin Repair System to improve skin elasticity, stimulate collagen synthesis, improve skin clarity and provide powerful antioxidant protection. It is recommended as a step two treatment in any Murad Environmental Shield regimen to restore a smoother, brighter and more youthful complexion as part of Dr. Murad's Inclusive Health system of care.

* Individual results will vary.

Dermatologist developed. Scientifically proven. Tested on people, not animals.
Massage evenly over clean face, neck and chest. Follow with a Murad Step 3 moisturizer.

Precautions: For external use only. Avoid contact with eyes. Keep out of reach of children.
Cyclomethicone, Ascorbic Acid, Dimethicone Crosspolymer, C12-15 Alkyl Ethylhexanoate, Di-C12-15 Alkyl Fumarate, Tocopheryl Acetate, Retinol, Bisabolol, Allantoin, Lysine Lauroyl Methionate, Rice Amino Acids, Zinc Aspartate, Chitosan Ascorbate, Retinyl Palmitate, Cyanocobalamin, Beta-Carotene, Ranunculus Ficaria Extract, Glycine, Glutamic Acid, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Vegetable Oil (Olus), Limonene, Carthamus Tinctorius (Safflower) Seed Oil, Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Orange) Peel Oil, Citrus Nobilis (Mandarin Orange) Peel Oil, Ocimum Basilicum (Basil) Oil, Citrus Grandis (Grapefruit) Peel Oil, Ferula Galbaniflua (Galbanum) Resin Oil.

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MuradEnvironmental Shield Essential-C Complex
 
3.8

(based on 12 reviews)

64%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Non-greasy (6)
  • Lightweight (4)
  • Smells great (4)
  • Easy to use (3)
  • Evens out skin tone (3)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Fine lines (3)
  • Sun damage (3)
  • Uneven skin tone (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Beauty conscious (3)
    • Skin Type:
    • Combination (3)

Reviewed by 12 customers

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2.0

Not sure if it works and it smells funny

By THREE LITTLE HARKINS

from SAN DIEGO, CA

About Me Beauty Conscious

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Lightweight
  • Non-Greasy

Cons

  • Bad Smell

Best Uses

  • Uneven Skin Tone

Comments about Murad Environmental Shield Essential-C Complex:

I bought it because it has Retinal in it and I was hoping it would help with my summer freckling. I've used it every day with the other Murad items of the same line, and I'm not really seeing results. My skin is smooth in the morning though. However, the smell is awful. Yuck. When I'm done with the product, I'm not purchasing it again.

  • Skin Type:
  • Combination
  • Age:
  • 30-44
 
3.0

Use sparingly.

By Lady K

from Fayetteville, AR

About Me Beauty Conscious

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Lightweight
  • Non-Greasy

Cons

  • Irritates Skin

Best Uses

  • Fine Lines/Wrinkles

Comments about Murad Environmental Shield Essential-C Complex:

Use sparingly or can cause skin irritation.

  • Skin Type:
  • Dry
  • Age:
  • 60+
 
5.0

Awesome

By Andrea

from Dallas, TX

About Me Beauty Conscious

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Lightweight
  • Non-Greasy

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Daily Use
    • Uneven Skin Tone

    Comments about Murad Environmental Shield Essential-C Complex:

    My skin looked more even toned and smoth after just 2 days. I am so impressed with this product and can't wait to see my skin in the next 4 weeks.

    • Skin Type:
    • Combination
    • Age:
    • 30-44

    (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    I will buy it again. It's a must have

    By Heather

    from Fl west palm

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • It works

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about Murad Environmental Shield Essential-C Complex:

        Looking desperately to find something tht wks look no more it's here

        (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        love,love,love

        By sharon the singer

        from indiana

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Rich And Creamy

        Cons

        • Cant Think Of One

        Best Uses

        • Great Night Cream And The

        Comments about Murad Environmental Shield Essential-C Complex:

        What more can i say.i love it

        • Skin Type:
        • Dry
        • Age:
        • 72

        (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        4.0

        I like it

        By Fran

        from Tx,usa

        Verified Buyer

        Comments about Murad Environmental Shield Essential-C Complex:

        I feel soft on my skin when using it

        • Skin Type:
        • Normal
         
        5.0

        magic in a jar!

        By LAhairgirl

        from Los Angeles CA

        About Me Beauty Expert

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Lightweight
        • Moisturizes
        • Non-Greasy
        • Smells Great
        • Softens Skin
        • Soothes Skin

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Daily Use
          • Enlarged Pores
          • Fine Lines/Wrinkles
          • Redness/ Blotchiness
          • Sensitive Skin
          • Uneven Skin Tone

          Comments about Murad Environmental Shield Essential-C Complex:

          This product by Murad when applied before your moisturizer, creates a fabulous base for flawless skin and is well worth the money!

          • Skin Type:
          • Combination
          • Age:
          • 60+
           
          1.0

          No noticeable changes as yet

          By Marcie

          from Houston, TX

          About Me Brand Buyer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Use
          • Non-Greasy

          Cons

          • No Noticeable Results

          Best Uses

          • Dry/Chapped Skin

          Comments about Murad Environmental Shield Essential-C Complex:

          I like the smooth way it goes on, but I don't see any results.

          (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

           
          1.0

          too harsh for my skin

          By active empty nester

          from forsyth ga

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

            Cons

            • Difficult To Use
            • Irritates Skin

            Best Uses

              Comments about Murad Environmental Shield Essential-C Complex:

              too harsh/drying for my skin....love vitamun C products but this brand seems to irritate my skin....leads to pimples which i typically dont have.

              (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              I love this product.

              By Ann

              from Los Angeles, CA

              About Me Brand Buyer

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Evens Out Skin Tone
              • Improves Skin Texture
              • Non-Greasy
              • Smells Great
              • Soothing

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Dry/Chapped Skin
                • Fine Lines
                • Sensitive Skin
                • Sun Damage

                Comments about Murad Environmental Shield Essential-C Complex:

                Pricey but worth it.

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                • Q:

                  what should be the step when using this product?
                  toner
                  serum
                  Murad Essential -C Daily
                  Moisturizer - I used the green line
                  Murad Invisiblur perfecting shield

                  please advise and is this product to use AM and PM?
                  Asked on 1/14/2016 by liz from upland

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    This product can be used am or pm though many prefer to use it primarily at night due to it's texture.
                    This would replace your night time serum and would be used after you cleanse and tone the skin and before your moisturizer.

                    Answered on 1/18/2016 by Brand Expert from Murad
                • Q:

                  What is the difference between the Essential c complex and the advance radium serum?
                  Asked on 4/8/2014 by Ina from Phoenix, Az

                  1 answer

                  • Staff Expert

                    A:

                    Though both are treatment (step 2) products formulated with potent doses of vitamin C, they function differently:

                    The primary benefit of Murad Essential-C Complex is to minimize the visible signs of aging and to help reverse photo damage. It is clinically proven to reduce the appearance of fines lines by 17% after just one application and to reduce photo damage by 46% in 4 weeks!

                    The primary benefit of Murad Advanced Active Radiance Serum is to help eliminate dark spots and even the complexion. It is clinically proven to improve brightness, clarity and radiance by 60% in less than one week!

                    We would recommend Essential-C Complex to those whose primary skincare concern is anti-aging, and Advanced Active Radiance Serum to those whose primary skincare concern is hyperpigmentation/dullness.

                    Answered on 4/10/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
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