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Murad Environmental Shield Intensive-C Radiance Peel

Murad

Environmental Shield Intensive-C Radiance Peel

Item #: 2243807 Size: 1.7 oz

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Environmental Shield Intensive-C Radiance Peel instantly reverses environmental aging to enhance luminosity and reveal a noticeably brighter complexion. Glycolic acid exfoliates to accelerate turnover of dark, damaged cells which rids skin of dullness and improves skin texture. Myrtle extract supports natural renewal to improve youthful resilience and elasticity. Vitamin C and Indian fig work together to protect against free radical damage while enhancing skin's clarity and luminosity.

This peel is recommended for use one to two times weekly as a Step 2 treatment in any Murad Environmental Shield regimen. It instantly leaves skin with a luminous, radiant glow as part of Dr. Murad's inclusive health system of care.

Dermatologist developed. Tested on people, not animals. Formulated without parabens, sulfates, and phthalates.

Packaging may vary.
Massage evenly over clean face, neck and chest. You may experience a slight tingling sensation. Leave on for up to 10 minutes. Rinse with warm wash cloth and pat dry. Use 1 to 2 times weekly and follow with a Murad Step 3 moisturizer.

Precautions: For external use only. Avoid contact with eyes. Keep out of reach of children.
Water (Aqua), Kaolin, Synthetic Beeswax, Glycerin, Glycolic Acid, PEG-40 Hydrogenated Castor Oil, Ethyl Ester of PVM/MA Copolymer, Pentylene Glycol, Cetearyl Alcohol, Sodium Ascorbyl Phosphate, Urea, Yeast Amino Acids, Trehalose, Inositol, Taurine, Betaine, Tocopheryl Acetate, Ethylhexyl Palmitate, Silica Dimethyl Silylate, Sodium Hyaluronate, Hydrolyzed Opuntia Ficus Indica Flower Extract, Hydrolyzed Myrtus Communis Leaf Extract, Azelaic Acid, Dipotassium Glycyrrhizate, Butylene Glycol, Fomes Officinalis (Mushroom) Extract, Cimicifuga Racemosa Root Extract, Ascorbic Acid, Chitosan, Propyl Gallate, Zinc Gluconate, Methyl Diisopropyl Propionamide, Ethyl Menthane Carboxamide, Menthyl Lactate, Lauryl Laurate, Hydroxyethyl Behenamidopropyl Dimonium Chloride, Aminomethyl Propanol, Hydroxyethyl Acrylate/Sodium Acryloyldimethyl Taurate Copolymer, Ceteareth-20, Hydroxyethylcellulose, Sodium Hydroxide, Disodium EDTA, Ethylhexylglycerin, Phenoxyethanol, Caprylyl Glycol, Chlorphenesin, Limonene, 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 Intensive-C Radiance Peel
 
4.5

(based on 33 reviews)

90%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Non-greasy (15)
  • Lightweight (14)
  • Softens skin (13)
  • Soothes skin (10)
  • Smells great (9)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Uneven skin tone (10)
  • Fine lines/wrinkles (9)
  • Sensitive skin (9)
  • Enlarged pores (7)
  • Daily use (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Beauty conscious (14), Survivalist / minimalist (6), Beauty expert (3), Budget shopper (3)
    • Skin Type:
    • Combination (9), Normal (7), Dry (4), Oily (4)

Reviewed by 33 customers

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5.0

Makes your skin feel fabulous!

By Ra Ra

from Charlotte, NC

About Me Beauty Conscious

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Great way to exfoliate!
  • Lightweight
  • Non-Greasy
  • Softens Skin

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Twice a week

    Comments about Murad Environmental Shield Intensive-C Radiance Peel:

    Great product for a 'smooth' exfoliation!

    • Skin Type:
    • Combination
    • Age:
    • 60+
     
    4.0

    I have been using this product for a year

    By Kathy

    from Chicago, IL

    About Me Beauty Conscious

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Fine Lines/Wrinkles

        Comments about Murad Environmental Shield Intensive-C Radiance Peel:

        I have been using this product for a year and it help with reducing wrinkles.

        • Skin Type:
        • Normal
        • Age:
        • 45-59

        (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        2.0

        would not buy again

        By Vette

        from Michigan

        About Me Beauty Conscious

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Lightweight
        • Non-Greasy

        Cons

        • Not Effective

        Best Uses

        • Daily Use

        Comments about Murad Environmental Shield Intensive-C Radiance Peel:

        Did not see any result in 2 weeks of using the product..

        • Skin Type:
        • Combination
        • Age:
        • 45-59
         
        5.0

        Murad

        By Jasmine

        from Longmount Co

        About Me Beauty Conscious

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Smells Great
        • Softens Skin
        • Soothes Skin

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments about Murad Environmental Shield Intensive-C Radiance Peel:

            Feels so good after a wash with this Orange peel , makes skin feel clean and soft I'm addicted to Murad product !

            • Skin Type:
            • Normal
            • Age:
            • 18-29
             
            5.0

            Great staple!

            By The mask addict!

            from Oklahoma City OK

            About Me Beauty Conscious

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Helps with breakouts
            • Invigorating
            • Smooths skin

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Exfoliating
              • Redness/ Blotchiness
              • Sensitive Skin
              • Uneven Skin Tone

              Comments about Murad Environmental Shield Intensive-C Radiance Peel:

              I use this as one of my staple masks about two-three times a week. Great for adding brightness and smoothing skin! Works best with the matching face wash.

              • Skin Type:
              • Dry
              • Age:
              • 18-29

              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Love this Peel!

              By Farm & Charm

              from Bakersfield CA

              About Me Beauty Conscious

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Lightweight
              • Softens Skin
              • Soothes Skin

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Fine Lines/Wrinkles
                • Sensitive Skin

                Comments about Murad Environmental Shield Intensive-C Radiance Peel:

                I've had to pay more attention to my skin as I get older. This peel works really well without any irritation or redness. I use about 2 times a week and love it.

                • Skin Type:
                • Combination
                • Age:
                • 45-59
                 
                5.0

                My sensitive, acne prone, skin loves this!

                By Cassthulhu

                from Boise, ID

                About Me Beauty Conscious

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • gentle
                • good for sensitive skin
                • Lightweight
                • Non-Greasy
                • Softens Skin

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Enlarged Pores
                  • Sensitive Skin
                  • Uneven Skin Tone
                  • weekly use

                  Comments about Murad Environmental Shield Intensive-C Radiance Peel:

                  I purchased this as a gentle exfoliator for my sensitive, acne prone skin, for the winter months. My skin is combination, but tends to get very dry and irritated in the cold winter months. Other exfoliators have proven to be too harsh for my skin, but after a week and two uses of this product my skin feels so soft and not irritated at all. I haven't used it long enough to see a noticeable difference in my hyperpigmentation or acne scars, but it has definitely helped to keep my current hormonal acne at bay. It It is a bit of a splurge, but I highly recommend this for those with very sensitive skin! Totally worth it.

                  • Skin Type:
                  • Combination
                  • Age:
                  • 18-29
                   
                  5.0

                  Love love like be the way this feels on my skin

                  By Adware

                  from San Jose, CA

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Lightweight

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Uneven Skin Tone

                    Comments about Murad Environmental Shield Intensive-C Radiance Peel:

                    I really love the way this feels on my skin. Very refreshing! In the morning I put a little under my puffy eyes and it works for me ... I've only been using this for 1week so I'm waiting to see if some age spots will fade. We'll see...

                    • Skin Type:
                    • Oily
                    • Age:
                    • 45-59
                     
                    2.0

                    Not Thrilled With It.

                    By DM

                    from Los Angeles

                    About Me Beauty Conscious

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Lightweight
                    • Non-Greasy

                    Cons

                    • Didn't work as a peel, and no difference in skin
                    • Not Effective

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about Murad Environmental Shield Intensive-C Radiance Peel:

                      I bought the product as it was recommended by the sales staff as a gentle peel. I used it as instructed and it really didn't do anything at all. My skin felt and looked exactly the same as before using the product.

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

                      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      4.0

                      Yes I would buy again

                      By Na

                      from Toledo ohio

                      About Me Minimalist

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

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

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                          Comments about Murad Environmental Shield Intensive-C Radiance Peel:

                          I use it once weekly, I use cleansing and moisture from products daily, love them

                          • Skin Type:
                          • Normal
                          • Age:
                          • 45-59

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                          • Q:

                            Is there any benefit to keep the peel on your face longer than 10 minutes?
                            Asked on 6/2/2017 by Shan from Los Angeles, CA

                            1 answer

                            • Brand Expert

                              A:

                              You will receive maximum benefits within 10 minutes.

                              Answered on 6/7/2017 by Brand Expert from Murad
                          • Q:

                            I currently use the murad acne products is it ok to use the radiance peel in combination with my acne products?
                            Asked on 1/23/2017 by Maddy from Oxnard

                            1 answer

                            • Brand Expert

                              A:

                              Yes, it is. This would replace using the acne step within your routine for that time of day.

                              Answered on 1/25/2017 by Brand Expert from Murad
                          • Q:

                            Can I tan indoors while using this product?
                            Asked on 1/15/2017 by Sammy from Phoenix

                            1 answer

                            • Brand Expert

                              A:

                              This product is designed to even out skin tone and provide radiance. It contains ingredients that help to exfoliate the skin which might give the skin on the face a lighter cast than the rest of your body.
                              It is also designed to brighten the skin which you would not really get if you continue to tan your face.

                              Answered on 1/23/2017 by Brand Expert from Murad
                          • Q:

                            If used as recommended (twice weekly), about how long does a bottle of this last? Or put differently, about how many uses can you get out of one bottle?
                            Asked on 1/9/2017 by Budget Conscious Beauty

                            1 answer

                            • Brand Expert

                              A:

                              You will get approximately 30 applications, so about 60 days.

                              Answered on 1/9/2017 by Brand Expert from Murad
                          • Q:

                            What is the percentage of the glycolic acid?
                            Asked on 8/26/2016 by Nikki from Laveen, AZ

                            1 answer

                            • Brand Expert

                              A:

                              Typically we only disclose the percentage of an ingredient only when it is an "active ingredient" in other words, an OTC (over-the-counter), FDA (Food & Drug Administration) approved ingredient. In this product the percentages of ingredients are considered proprietary. What I can share with you is that Dr. Murad creates formulas based on a result not a percentage. Our products are designed to treat a specific concern within the skin, keeping in mind our Connected Beauty approach.
                              We do state however that we follow Cosmetic Ingredient Review Board's (CIR) guidelines in regards to AHA (Glycolic and Lactic Acid) percentages and pH levels for safety. The guidelines are as follows: have up to 10% and not be lower than pH 3.5.

                              Answered on 9/1/2016 by Brand Expert from Murad
                          • Q:

                            Will this help fade marks on my face?
                            Asked on 4/12/2016 by Marie from Kissimmee, FL

                            1 answer

                            • Brand Expert

                              A:

                              Yes, it can because of the glycolic acid and other brightening ingredients. Another product that would help in fading dark spots is Rapid Age Spot & Pigment Lighting Serum. Item #: 2082341

                              Answered on 5/11/2016 by Brand Expert from Murad
                          • Q:

                            Can I use this in conjunction with my exfoliater or will this replace it?
                            Asked on 3/1/2016 by Kayrie7

                            1 answer

                            • Brand Expert

                              A:

                              You would use this product 1-3 times a week. This does not exfoliate physically like with beads. If you want the benefit of both types of exfoliation just switch them out. You can use your regular exfoliater 1 time a week and the Intensive-C Radiance Peel 1 time a week.

                              Answered on 3/9/2016 by Brand Expert from Murad
                          • Q:

                            Can I use this if I'm 25 years old?
                            Asked on 2/22/2016 by promz

                            1 answer

                            • Brand Expert

                              A:

                              Yes you can. Use it 1-2 times a week.

                              Answered on 2/27/2016 by Brand Expert from Murad
                          • Q:

                            Do you use the peel before or after toner?
                            Asked on 8/2/2015 by Nonnie from Renton, Wa

                            1 answer

                            • Brand Expert

                              A:

                              We recommend using the toner after you have washed the peel off and before you follow up with your serum and moisturizer.

                              Answered on 8/3/2015 by Brand Expert from Murad
                          • Q:

                            If I use the Rapid Age Spot & Pigment Lightening Serum (nightly) and the Advanced Active Radiance Serum (daytime), do I continue to use those products when using this one (peel), or do you skip on those days?
                            Asked on 2/24/2015 by hgblack from Atlanta, GA

                            1 answer

                            • Staff Expert

                              A:

                              It is recommended that the Intensive-C Radiance Peel would replace your Step 2 on the day you use it. For example, if you were to use it in the morning, then you would not need to use your Advanced Active Radiance Serum. If you were to use it at night, then you would skip using your Rapid Age Spot and Pigment Lightening Serum for that night.

                              Answered on 2/26/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
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