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Murad Environmental Shield Starter Kit

Murad

Environmental Shield Starter Kit

Item #: 2219223

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GIFT WITH PURCHASE

FREE deluxe sample Invisiblur Perfecting Shield Broad Spectrum SPF 30 | PA+++ with any $55 Murad purchase (offer valid 4/23/17-5/14/17 or while supplies last)

FREE Deluxe Invisiblur Prefecting Shield Broad Spectrum SPF 30 PA+ w/any $55 Murad purchase
Environmental Shield Starter Kit is a complete Murad Environmental Shield regimen designed to free skin of dullness, dark spots and wrinkles for a younger looking complexion and to protect skin from environmental damage as part of Dr. Murad's Inclusive Health System of care.

Dermatologist developed. Tested on people, not animals.

A $77 Value!

Environmental Shield Starter Kit includes:
  • Essential-C Cleanser (1.5 oz.)
  • Active Radiance Serum (0.33 oz.)
  • Rapid Age Spot & Pigment Lightening Serum (0.25 oz.)
  • Essential-C Day Moisture Broad Spectrum SPF 30 / PA+++ (0.7 oz.)
Essential-C Cleanser: Massage a small amount over dampened face and neck. Rinse with warm water and pat dry. Follow with a Murad Step 2 treatment

Active Radiance Serum: Massage evenly over clean face, neck and chest. Follow with a Murad Step 3 moisturizer

Essential-C Day Moisture Broad Spectrum SPF 30 I PA+++: Apply liberally to face, neck and chest.

Rapid Age Spot & Pigment Lightening Serum: 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.
Essential-C Cleanser: Water (Aqua), Cocamidopropyl Betaine, Disodium Laureth Sulfosuccinate, Glycerin, Butylene Glycol, Aminomethyl Propanol, Polysorbate 20, Acrylates/C10-30 Alkyl Acrylate Crosspolymer, Panthenol, Phospholipids, Tocopheryl Acetate, Retinyl Palmitate, Ascorbyl Palmitate, Ascorbic Acid, Chitosan, Rice Amino Acids, Zinc Aspartate, Allantoin, Sodium PCA, Lactose, Cellulose, Hydroxypropyl Methylcellulose, Propyl Gallate, Disodium EDTA, Phenoxyethanol, Caprylyl Glycol, Chlorphenesin, Limonene, Linalool, Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Orange) Oil, Citrus Nobilis (Mandarin Orange) Peel Oil, Ocimum Basilicum (Basil) Oil, Citrus Grandis (Grapefruit) Peel Oil, Ferula Galbaniflua (Galbanum) Resin Oil, Fragrance (Parfum), Iron Oxides (CI 77492).

Active Radiance Serum: Water (Aqua), Glycolic Acid, Butylene Glycol, Hydroxyethyl Acrylate/Sodium Acryloyldimethyl Taurate Copolymer, Cyclopentasiloxane, Urea, Yeast Amino Acids, Trehalose, Inositol, Taurine, Betaine, Hydrolyzed Opuntia Ficus Indica Flower Extract, Hexapeptide-2, Hydrolyzed Jojoba Esters, Jojoba Esters, Dimethicone Crosspolymer, Camellia Oleifera Leaf Extract, Avena Sativa (Oat) Kernel Extract, Enantia Chlorantha (Bark) Extract, Oleanolic Acid, Ectoin, Sodium Ascorbyl Phosphate, Biotin, Mannitol, Zinc Gluconate, Tocopheryl Acetate, Dipotassium Glycyrrhizate, Ethylhexyl Palmitate, Silica Dimethyl Silylate, Sodium Hyaluronate, Tetrahexyldecyl Ascorbate, Ascorbic Acid, Chitosan, Propyl Gallate, Methyl Diisopropyl Propionamide, Ethyl Menthane Carboxamide, Menthyl Lactate, Lauryl Laurate, Hydroxyethyl Behenamidopropyl Dimonium Chloride, Ethylhexylglycerin, Silica, Xanthan Gum, PPG-26-Buteth-26, PEG-40 Hydrogenated Castor Oil, Sodium Hydroxide, Disodium EDTA, Phenoxyethanol, Caprylyl Glycol, Chlorphenesin, Limonene, Fragrance (Parfum), Yellow 5 (CI 19140), Orange 4 (CI 15510).

Rapid Age Spot & Pigment Lightening Serum: Active Ingredient: Hydroquinone 2.0%.
Inactive Ingredients: Water (Aqua), Alcohol Denat., Glycolic Acid, Butylene Glycol, Glycerin, Methyl Gluceth-10, Dextran, Hexapeptide-2, Rice Amino Acids, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice, Urea, Yeast Amino Acids, Trehalose, Inositol, Taurine, Betaine, Zinc Gluconate, Ascorbic Acid, Chitosan, Propyl Gallate, Nonoxynol-10, Lecithin, Tocopherol, Magnesium Ascorbyl Phosphate, Dipotassium Glycyrrhizate, Palmitoyl Hydroxypropyltrimonium Amylopectin/Glycerin Crosspolymer, Vitis Vinifera (Grape) Seed Extract, Chitosan PCA, Allantoin, Polyquaternium-10, Sodium Metabisulfite, Sodium Sulfite, Sodium Hydroxide, PPG-26-Buteth-26, PEG-40 Hydrogenated Castor Oil, Hydroxyethylcellulose, Disodium EDTA, Limonene, Linalool, Fragrance (Parfum).

Essential-C Day Moisture Broad Spectruym SPF 30 / PA+++: Active Ingredients: Octinoxate 7.5%, Homosalate 6.5%, Octisalate 5%, Avobenzone 3%, Oxybenzone 2%
Inactive Ingredients: Water (Aqua), Butylene Glycol, Stearic Acid, Diisopropyl Sebacate, Cocoglycerides, Lauryl Lactate, Glyceryl Stearate, PEG-100 Stearate, Isodecyl Neopentanoate, Dimethicone, Cetyl Alcohol, Cetyl Phosphate, Urea, Yeast Amino Acids, Trehalose, Inositol, Taurine, Betaine, Phospholipids, Retinyl Palmitate, Tocopheryl Acetate, Ascorbyl Palmitate, Pelvetia Canaliculata Extract, Ectoin, Ginkgo Biloba Leaf Extract, Vitis Vinifera (Grape) Seed Extract, Passiflora Incarnata Extract, Tetrahexyldecyl Ascorbate, Sodium PCA, Panthenol, Tripleurospermum Maritimum Extract, Zinc Gluconate, Ethyl Linoleate, Magnesium Aluminum Silicate, Xanthan Gum, Aminomethyl Propanol, Disodium EDTA, Phenoxyethanol, Caprylyl Glycol, Chlorphenesin, Limonene, Linalool, Fragrance (Parfum), Yellow 6 (CI 15985), Red 33 (CI 17200).

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MuradEnvironmental Shield Starter Kit
 
4.1

(based on 216 reviews)

87%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Smells great (68)
  • Easy to use (66)
  • Lightweight (64)
  • Non-greasy (45)
  • Moisturizes (40)

Cons

  • Not effective (12)
  • Irritates skin (8)
  • Greasy (5)
  • No noticeable results (5)
  • Pricey / poor value (4)

Best Uses

  • Daily use (85)
  • Sun damage (30)
  • Uneven skin tone (30)
  • Women (23)
  • Sensitive skin (21)
    • Width:
    • Feels too narrow

       

      Feels true to width

       

      100% 

      (3 reviews)

      Feels too wide

       
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Budget shopper (44), Brand buyer (38), Beauty conscious (27), Survivalist / minimalist (23), Skin care professional (4)
    • My Beauty Routine Takes:
    • 10 minutes (26), 30 minutes (17), 1+ hour (3)
    • Skin Type:
    • Combination (35), Normal (8), Oily (7), Dry (6)

Reviewed by 216 customers

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5.0

This has really helped my skin. I use this as my morning

By Shay

from Raleigh NC

About Me Minimalist

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Lightweight
  • Non-Greasy
  • Softens Skin

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Daily Use
    • Uneven Skin Tone

    Comments about Murad Environmental Shield Starter Kit:

    I use this ever morning has my daily routine. Leaves ur skin glowing all day and not to greasy or heavy.

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

    Good Buy!

    By Bernie

    from North Carolina

    About Me Minimalist

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Lightweight
    • Moisturizes
    • Softens Skin

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Daily Use

      Comments about Murad Environmental Shield Starter Kit:

      I use it once at night and once in the morning.

      • Skin Type:
      • Oily
      • Age:
      • 18-29
       
      4.0

      Yes I would, but only when I can afford it.

      By Mimi

      from Stockton ca.

      About Me Minimalist

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Lightweight
      • Moisturizes
      • Non-Greasy

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Daily Use
        • Redness/ Blotchiness

        Comments about Murad Environmental Shield Starter Kit:

        I work outside and got blotches on my forehead and neck area and my daughter in law bought me some to try and it cleared up my blotches . Love it.

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

        I will purchase this product again.

        By Problem skin

        from Md

        About Me Minimalist

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

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

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Daily Use
          • Sensitive Skin
          • Uneven Skin Tone

          Comments about Murad Environmental Shield Starter Kit:

          Extremely great product. Just very pricey

          • Skin Type:
          • Combination
          • Age:
          • 30-44
           
          5.0

          Great deal!

          By Rosey

          from Massachusetts

          About Me Minimalist

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

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

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Daily Use
            • Uneven Skin Tone

            Comments about Murad Environmental Shield Starter Kit:

            Originally ordered from murad. Cheaper at ultra. Bought my daughter a starter kit. Highly recommended.

            • Skin Type:
            • Combination
            • Age:
            • 30-44
             
            5.0

            I will buy this again!

            By Aimee

            from Creedmoor, NC

            About Me Minimalist

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

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

            Cons

              Best Uses

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

              Comments about Murad Environmental Shield Starter Kit:

              I have used this product for less than a week and already like what I am seeing.

              • Skin Type:
              • Combination
              • Age:
              • 30-44
               
              5.0

              Excellent for hyper pigmentation.

              By Mandy

              from Los Angeles, CA

              About Me Beauty Conscious

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Moisturizes
              • Softens Skin

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Uneven Skin Tone

                Comments about Murad Environmental Shield Starter Kit:

                I use this kit every few months to commbat uneven skin tone and dark spots and it clears it right up!

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

                First Time User

                By Nicole

                from TX

                About Me Minimalist

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

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

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Daily Use
                  • Sensitive Skin
                  • Uneven Skin Tone

                  Comments about Murad Environmental Shield Starter Kit:

                  I was looking for a new skin care product and I read great reviews about Murad, so I thought why not try it out and I'm glad I did. So far so good.

                  • Skin Type:
                  • Combination
                  • Age:
                  • 30-44
                   
                  5.0

                  my face feels and looks incredible!

                  By Pamela

                  from Tracy, ca

                  About Me Minimalist

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

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

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

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

                    Comments about Murad Environmental Shield Starter Kit:

                    I like easy and this is easy and my face feel great!

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

                    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    1.0

                    Disappointed.

                    By Licensed aesthetician

                    from Los Angeles CA

                    About Me Skin Care Professional

                    Pros

                    • Affordable

                    Cons

                    • Not Effective

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about Murad Environmental Shield Starter Kit:

                      I am very disappointed after purchasing 30 day starter kit and nighttime moisture cream. I was hoping to see a difference in my hyperpigmentation, and after 30 days I saw none. Plus it is very, and I mean very drying for my 48yr old skin. Now I have a new problem which is dry, dull, lifeless skin. I have a crepiness on my cheeks that I did not have before using Murad. I feel like crying. It does not work.

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

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                      23 Questions | 23 Answers
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                      • Q:

                        I have dry and oily skin, pores, redness and dark spots on skin, do you recommend this product to me?
                        Asked on 4/19/2017 by Jess from Los Ángeles

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          The Environmental Shield Starter Kit would help with dryness, redness and the dark spots. I would also add into your regimen the MattEffect Blotting Perfector, you can apply it onto the oily areas of your face throughout the day to control shine.

                          Answered on 4/24/2017 by Brand Expert from Murad
                      • Q:

                        I have some acne, but also red spots and uneven skin would this product help?
                        Asked on 4/11/2017 by kat from montclair, ca

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Yes, I would continue treating the acne but then treat the pigmentation at night with the Rapid Age Spot and Pigment Lightening Serum.

                          Answered on 4/13/2017 by Brand Expert from Murad
                      • Q:

                        Do you use the cleanser and moisture cream only at night or do you use the 3 steps both night and morning
                        Asked on 3/6/2017 by Melinda from Christiansburg, Va

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          We recommend using all 3 at night and the cleanser and moisturizer during the day.

                          Answered on 3/27/2017 by Brand Expert from Murad
                      • Q:

                        I currently use rodan & fields reverse. I have several spots of melasma on my face. How does this compare with the rodan & fields or is there another product you would recommend?
                        Asked on 1/24/2017 by Missy from Harrisonburg, VA

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Dr. Murad cannot speak to the rodan & fields products. He can only speak to Murad products.
                          This kit contains Murad's number 1 product, Rapid Age Spot & Pigment Lightening Serum, which contains the gold standard ingredient to fade and lighten spots.

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

                        Why are there 2 step 2's in starter kit?
                        Asked on 12/26/2016 by Nette from Texas

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Rapid Age Spot and Pigment Lightening Serum is for use at night. Advanced Active Radiance Serum is for daytime.

                          Answered on 12/31/2016 by Brand Expert from Murad
                      • Q:

                        Could I use any other cleanser and moisturizer with sun screen?
                        Asked on 5/15/2016 by Bb

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Yes, you can, although this kit comes with both a cleanser and a moisturizer with SPF.

                          Answered on 5/16/2016 by Brand Expert from Murad
                      • Q:

                        Is this product okay to use if you have sensitive skin and Rosacea ?
                        Asked on 5/11/2016 by May from Florida

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          This kit is very active and not recommended for someone with sensitive skin or rosacea. A more gentle and hydrating kit would be the Age Reform Starter Kit. Item #: 2289391
                          You could also check out the Redness Therapy collection. IT doe not have a kit but you can browse products by starting here: Item #: 2146523

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

                        I should still use a primer before I apply foundation right?
                        Asked on 4/15/2016 by carolyn from st.louis mo

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Yes, if you like to use a primer before applying your foundation you would use it after the step 3 in this kit.

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

                        Do you need to use a toner before step 2?
                        Asked on 4/11/2016 by Akhi from Saskatoon, Canada

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Dr. Murad believes that a toner helps to prepare and ready your skin for a serum. This helps your serum to penetrate deeper into the surface layer of the skin.

                          Answered on 5/7/2016 by Brand Expert from Murad
                      • Q:

                        Hi! I'm 27 years old and I have laugh lines very noticeable. Will this product going to help me for that?
                        Asked on 4/9/2016 by Js from Puerto Rico

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          This kit could soften the lines. The better kit would be the Age Reform Starter Kit. Item #: 2289391
                          This kit is designed to help with hydration and plumping.

                          Answered on 5/11/2016 by Brand Expert from Murad
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