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Philosophy Hope In A Jar

Philosophy

Hope In A Jar

2.0 oz

Item #: 2209117

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Philosophy's Hope In A Jar is a world-renown multitasking moisturizer loaded with antioxidants, with a unique soufflé texture. Originally created for the medical market to reduce the appearance of wrinkles, skin discoloration, rough texture and dehydration. It contains gentle alpha hydroxy acids that dramatically improves skin radiance and gently exfoliates, revealing smoother, healthier looking skin and texture.

Clinical results:

  • 3 days: 98% had smoother skin*
  • 2 weeks: 81% had more radiant skin*
  • 4 weeks: 98% showed diminished fine lines*

*Based on a 4-week, once a daily use, clinical study of 48 participants

Pairing Product Suggestions:

  • The Oxygen Peel In-Home Oxygen Peel (dullness)
  • Time In A Bottle Daily Age-Defying Serum
  • Hope In A Jar Noght Intense Retexturizing Moisturizer


Supersized 4.0 oz. valued at $84!

 

 

Apply to a clean face 1-2x per day. Regular use may help to reduce the effects of environmental attack. Philosophy recommends your favorite Philosophy eye cream for the eye area.
Water (Aqua), Lauryl Lactate, Behenic Acid, Behenoxy Dimethicone, Glycerin, Glyceryl Stearate Se, Behenyl Alcohol, Pentaerythrityl Tetracaprylate/Tetracaprate, Cyclopentasiloxane, Tocopheryl Acetate, Benzyl Alcohol, Cyclohexasiloxane, Retinyl Palmitate, Arginine, Stearic Acid, Panthenol, Beta-Glucan, Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Oil, Xanthan Gum, Triethanolamine, Propylene Glycol, Methylparaben, Propylparaben, Diazolidinyl Urea.

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PhilosophyHope In A Jar
 
4.2

(based on 743 reviews)

82%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (369)
  • Improves skin texture (352)
  • Soothing (285)
  • Non-greasy (255)
  • Smells great (224)

Cons

  • Bad smell (141)
  • No noticeable results (42)
  • Irritates skin (35)
  • Too greasy (27)
  • Pricey / poor value (12)

Best Uses

  • Dry/chapped skin (246)
  • Oily/combination skin (191)
  • Fine lines (187)
  • Sensitive skin (168)
  • Sun damage (106)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Brand buyer (348), Budget shopper (244), Survivalist / minimalist (31), Beauty conscious (21)

Reviewed by 743 customers

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5.0

Great product!

By Rene

from Michigan

About Me Minimalist

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Absorbs Quickly
  • Goes On Smoothly
  • Long Lasting
  • Moisturizes Well
  • Not Greasy
  • Smells Great

Cons

    Best Uses

    • After Shower/Bath
    • Daily Use

    Comments about Philosophy Hope In A Jar:

    Have used this product for about 15 years. Can't find anything wrong with it.

    (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    3.0

    Nothing Special

    By bkirk

    from baltimore,md

    Comments about Philosophy Hope In A Jar:

    An Ulta employee recommended this to me like it was a holy grail product. I really don't find it to be especially moisturizing or unique. My skin is drier than ever

     
    5.0

    Very good product all philosophy is great

    By Marc

    from Nashville TN

    About Me Beauty Conscious

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Absorbs Quickly
    • Goes On Smoothly
    • Moisturizes Well
    • Not Greasy

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • After Shower/Bath

      Comments about Philosophy Hope In A Jar:

      All philosophy products are a 10+

       
      5.0

      Here's hoping

      By Angela

      from Chicago

      About Me Beauty Conscious

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Absorbs Quickly

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • After Shower/Bath
        • Daily Use

        Comments about Philosophy Hope In A Jar:

        Love this stuff

         
        5.0

        Love this product

        By Mack

        from Wichita, kansas

        About Me Skin Care Professional

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Absorbs Quickly
        • Goes On Smoothly
        • Long Lasting
        • Moisturizes Well
        • Not Greasy
        • Smells Great

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Daily Use
          • Dryness

          Comments about Philosophy Hope In A Jar:

          I use Hope in a Jar in the morning and the evening. It moisturizes and even skin tone. I love it.

           
          5.0

          I would buy this product again

          By None

          from San Diego

          About Me Beauty Conscious

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Absorbs Quickly
          • Long Lasting
          • Moisturizes Well
          • Not Greasy

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Daily Use

            Comments about Philosophy Hope In A Jar:

            Great for after a shower

             
            3.0

            Great product

            By Peash

            from Dallas, TX

            About Me Minimalist

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Absorbs Quickly
            • Goes On Smoothly
            • Moisturizes Well
            • Not Greasy

            Cons

            • Bad Smell

            Best Uses

            • After Shower/Bath

            Comments about Philosophy Hope In A Jar:

            I used to buy the travel size and did not notice an odor. When I finally decided to buy the bigger jar, the odor is very pungent

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            3.0

            It's ok

            By Gina

            from Shelby nc

            About Me Minimalist

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Goes On Smoothly
            • Moisturizes Well

            Cons

            • Bad Smell
            • Too Greasy Or Heavy

            Best Uses

            • Daily Use

            Comments about Philosophy Hope In A Jar:

            I have purchased this pro duct at least 4 times before this. I think it's a little greasy and maybe set on the shelf for awhile

            (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            1.0

            NEVER AGAIN- HORRIBLE RASH

            By Manda

            from Wisconsin

            Comments about Philosophy Hope In A Jar:

            This product gave me the worst face rash! I tried the moisturizer and the next day woke up to a horrible itchy, rash that was ALL over my face!! :( . Stay away!!!

            (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            I love this product!!! My skin feels "younger" !

            By smarter now

            from macon, ga

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Absorbs Quickly
            • Goes On Smoothly
            • Long Lasting
            • Moisturizes Well
            • Not Greasy
            • Smells Great

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Daily Use
              • Deep Moisturization
              • Dryness

              Comments about Philosophy Hope In A Jar:

              I wish I had started at 25 to take care of my skin. Philosophy products are working best for me.

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              13 Questions | 13 Answers
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              • Q:

                Is this product oil free? Is Miracle Worker oil free?
                Asked on 1/9/2016 by Lori

                1 answer

                • Brand Expert

                  A:

                  This product contains lavender oil.

                  Answered on 1/19/2016 by Brand Expert from Philosophy
              • Q:

                Hope in a Jar vs. Miracle Worker. Any recommendation for an age range for either. I am 35 and have fine laugh and forehead lines. I'm not sure which product to buy.
                Asked on 9/30/2015 by Suzannable from Ohio

                1 answer

                • Brand Expert

                  A:

                  for fine lines and and forehead lines we would recommend miracle worker.

                  Answered on 10/1/2015 by brand expert from philosophy
              • Q:

                does this product have any SPF??
                Asked on 3/12/2015 by alex

                1 answer

              • Q:

                What is the difference between Hope in a jar and Renewed Hope in a jar?
                Thank You,
                Philosophy Lover ?
                Asked on 2/1/2015 by Philosophyfan from Wheaton, IL

                1 answer

                • Brand Expert

                  A:

                  renewed hope in a jar has a different scent, texture, and consistency.

                  Answered on 2/2/2015 by brand expert from philosophy
              • Q:

                I recieved a gift set of philosophy products which I love and have bought tons since. I love the hope in a jar at first, but I'm too nervous to use it since it has a green tinge. Is this normal?
                Asked on 1/15/2015 by KTe

                1 answer

                • Brand Expert

                  A:

                  we appreciate your question. the hope in a jar color can vary from a pure white to a buttercream color due to the natural ingredients.

                  Answered on 1/21/2015 by brand expert from philosophy
              • Q:

                Will this tighten your pores? Also I have mild eczema, will this help?
                Asked on 12/6/2014 by lisa from NYC

                1 answer

                • Brand Expert

                  A:

                  because eczema is a diagnosed skin condition, we always recommend that you check with your physician before using any new products. hope in a jar moisturizer does contain lactic acid, which will offer gentle exfoliation and may help to minimize the appearance of pores.

                  Answered on 12/10/2014 by brand expert from philosophy
              • Q:

                I bought this product for the first time, i previously used Miracle Worker but noticed a "funny" smell and just wondered if this is normal.
                Asked on 10/23/2014 by yoyo

                1 answer

                • Brand Expert

                  A:

                  hope in a jar is made with a natural essential lavender oil. the lavender oil is what creates the distinct scent that you may have noticed. the scent will slowly fade after application.

                  Answered on 10/23/2014 by brand expert from philosophy
              • Q:

                Is this product gluten free?
                Asked on 7/15/2014 by Diana from Idaho

                1 answer

                • Staff Expert

                  A:

                  Its formula contains Beta Glucan, which could be a source of gluten. Philosophy does not claim that this product is gluten-free. If you have a gluten allergy, we recommend consulting your physician prior to use.

                  Answered on 8/4/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
              • Q:

                Is Hope in a Jar good for oily skin? I have a dry skin but oily T zone
                Asked on 6/19/2014 by Jacky

                1 answer

                • Staff Expert

                  A:

                  Yes, Hope in a Jar features a lightweight hydrating formula that is suitable for ALL skin types including oily skin and combination oily/dry skin! It is formulated with antioxidant-rich botanicals and vitamins to help balance your skin.

                  Answered on 6/20/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
              • Q:

                There is no mention of sunscreen in this product. Does this moisturizer protect the user from the sun?
                Asked on 5/22/2014 by Becky

                1 answer

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