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Dermadoctor Kakadu C 20%25 Vitamin C Serum with Ferulic Acid %26 Vitamin E

Dermadoctor

Kakadu C 20% Vitamin C Serum with Ferulic Acid & Vitamin E

Item #: 2282980 Size: 1.0 oz

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Indulge your skin with one of the richest natural vitamin C sources known on earth. Ounce per ounce, Kakadu plums contain on average 55 times the vitamin C of Florida oranges.*

Vitamin C is a potent antioxidant and helps protect skin from environmental aggressors by fighting free radical damage. Helps brighten and leave skin feeling more elastic, smoother, softer and firmer. Also helps improve the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.

This high potency, lightweight serum provides an anti-aging concentrate of 20% stabilized Vitamin C enriched with Kakadu plum, ferulic acid and vitamin E. A portion of the proceeds of the sale of each serum will be donated to the Kimberley Training Institute of Western Australia to help build Aboriginal community enterprises based on the Kakadu plum.

*A fresh Kakadu plum contains on average 2500mg/100g WW of vitamin C vs. a Florida orange which contains 45mg/100g WW. Based upon data calculated from Food Chemistry (Nov. 2013) and the US Department of Agriculture (March 2014). The Kakadu plum included in the serum has been combined with stabilized vitamin C from other sources. Note that the vitamin content of natural foods are estimates and vary depending upon conditions such as soil, temperature, and climate.

Dermatologist tested & approved, allergy tested, hypoallergenic, non irritating, non-drying, non comedogenic, fragrance free, dye free, paraben free, gluten free, no animal testing.

Based on a 4 week sponsored period of use by 32 female volunteers ages 21-65:

  • 93.75% agreed complexion looked brighter
  • 93.75% agreed skin felt softer
  • 96.88% agreed skin felt smoother
  • 90.63% agreed skin felt tighter
  • 84.38% agreed skin felt more elastic
  • 84.38% reported skin felt firmer
  • 84.38% said complexion looked more radiant
  • 81.25% agreed skin felt hydrated
  • 78.13% reported skin tone looked more even
  • 75% agreed skin felt more resilient
  • 75% said complexion had more glow
  • 71.88% agreed skin appeared lifted
  • 68.75% reported skin appeared more youthful
  • 62.50% agreed serum helped improve the appearance of the visible signs of aging
  • 62.50% said they saw a visible improvement in fine lines and wrinkles
  • 59.38% reported visible improvement in under eye circles
  • 56.25% reported seeing a softening of smile lines
  • 53.13% reported seeing a visible improvement in crow's feet
  • 50% reported seeing a visible improvement in vertical lip lines
  • 50% reported seeing a softening of frown lines


5 drops of serum were applied to clean, dry face each morning.

Apply five drops to clean, dry face each morning. Gently smooth over skin until absorbed.

Precautions: For external use only. Do not get into eyes. Keep out of reach of children. If irritation occurs, discontinue use.
Aqua (Water), 3-O-Ethyl Ascorbic Acid, Ethoxydiglycol, Glycerin, PEG-40 Hydrogenated Castor Oil, Butylene Glycol, Citric Acid, Terminalia Ferdinandiana (Kakadu) Fruit Extract, Epigallocatechin Gallate, Tocopherol, Alcohol, Sodium Citrate, Phenoxyethanol, Triethanolamine, Ferulic Acid, Caprylyl Glycol, Ethylhexylglycerin, Disodium EDTA, Hexylene Glycol, Panthenol, Sodium Hyaluronate.

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DermadoctorKakadu C 20% Vitamin C Serum with Ferulic Acid & Vitamin E
 
4.2

(based on 67 reviews)

85%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Lightweight (37)
  • Easy to use (32)
  • Effective (28)
  • Softens skin (16)
  • Moisturizes (13)

Cons

  • Bad smell (3)
  • Not effective (3)

Best Uses

  • Daily use (50)
  • Fine lines/wrinkles (16)
  • Women (15)
  • Uneven skin tone (10)
  • Redness/ blotchiness (5)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Budget shopper (20), Brand buyer (13), Beauty conscious (12), Survivalist / minimalist (10)
    • My Beauty Routine Takes:
    • 10 minutes (20), 30 minutes (19)
    • Skin Type:
    • Combination (7), Dry (6), Normal (6), Oily (4)

Reviewed by 67 customers

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2.0

no results

By KayJayEl

from Houston, TX

Comments about Dermadoctor Kakadu C 20% Vitamin C Serum with Ferulic Acid & Vitamin E:

After a couple months of daily use, I don't see any results. I only use this in mornings because I already have other serums and creams I love to use regularly in my nightly routine.

 
4.0

Worth the price? Well at least when on sale!

By Anna

from New York

About Me Minimalist

Verified Reviewer

Pros

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

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Daily Use
    • Fine Lines/Wrinkles
    • Sensitive Skin

    Comments about Dermadoctor Kakadu C 20% Vitamin C Serum with Ferulic Acid & Vitamin E:

    I purchased product when it was recently on sale. Must say I am not sure about paying full price... however I really do see a difference. At 20% vitamin C you will notice results after 3 weeks, my skin glowed and felt soft and moisturized. At first put it on in AM before sunscreen as directed but my face looked way too shiny. Contacted company rep and was told that PM is just fine. Rated it 4 stars because full price is very expensive. The price of pursuing youth and beauty on a pension...will see how long bottle lasts.

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

    Love everything Dermadoctor!

    By Chris

    from Durham, NC

    About Me Minimalist

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Helps all kinds of skincare issues

    Cons

    • No Cons

    Best Uses

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

    Comments about Dermadoctor Kakadu C 20% Vitamin C Serum with Ferulic Acid & Vitamin E:

    Waited to get this on sale. Will definitely buy again even if not on sale. Anything in Dermadoctor line is a must for anyone over 50.

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

    I would buy this product again and again

    By Liddy

    from Woodbridge,VA

    About Me Minimalist

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Lightweight
    • Moisturizes
    • Softens Skin
    • Soothes Skin

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Daily Use
      • Sensitive Skin
      • Uneven Skin Tone

      Comments about Dermadoctor Kakadu C 20% Vitamin C Serum with Ferulic Acid & Vitamin E:

      Great product, saw a difference after a week of use

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

      Skin vibrancy

      By LC

      from Wisconsin

      About Me Minimalist

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Brightens skin
      • Lightweight
      • Non-Greasy
      • Skin radiance
      • Smells Great
      • Softens Skin

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Daily Use

        Comments about Dermadoctor Kakadu C 20% Vitamin C Serum with Ferulic Acid & Vitamin E:

        Product provides everything it promises. Skin is more youthful, radiant, and vibrant.

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

        I would buy again

        By Karen

        from Inman, sc

        About Me Minimalist

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

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

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Daily Use
          • Fine Lines/Wrinkles

          Comments about Dermadoctor Kakadu C 20% Vitamin C Serum with Ferulic Acid & Vitamin E:

          Use every morning.

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

          (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          4.0

          so far so good

          By kathy

          from River Ridge, LA

          About Me Minimalist

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Lightweight
          • Non-Greasy

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Daily Use

            Comments about Dermadoctor Kakadu C 20% Vitamin C Serum with Ferulic Acid & Vitamin E:

            daily

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

            Love this product

            By Gerry

            from Utica ny

            About Me Beauty Conscious

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Lightweight
            • Moisturizes
            • Softens Skin
            • Soothes Skin

            Cons

              Best Uses

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

              Comments about Dermadoctor Kakadu C 20% Vitamin C Serum with Ferulic Acid & Vitamin E:

              This is my second bottle I love it great for aging skin
              Wish it were cheaper but worth the price I will buy again

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

              Expensive but good.

              By Sara

              from Richmond, va

              About Me Beauty Conscious

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Moisturizes
              • Softens Skin
              • Soothes Skin

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Daily Use

                Comments about Dermadoctor Kakadu C 20% Vitamin C Serum with Ferulic Acid & Vitamin E:

                I bought this item because it was on sale during the skin care week. A great find. I put it on in the morning as instructed. It's very soothing and has softened my skin in just a few uses. Not sure if I'd pay full price but love it so far.

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

                I would buy this product again

                By aarpuser

                from NV

                About Me Beauty Conscious

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Lightweight
                • Softens Skin

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Daily Use
                  • Fine Lines/Wrinkles

                  Comments about Dermadoctor Kakadu C 20% Vitamin C Serum with Ferulic Acid & Vitamin E:

                  I use this product very AM and I highly recommend it.

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

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                  • Q:

                    can i use this before i apply foundation... and also will this help hydrate your skin and help with fine lines and be use twice a day if needed?
                    Asked on 1/10/2017 by Anhthu Tran from Springfield IL

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Hello,

                      You can definitely use the serum prior to makeup to help hydrate and fight fine lines and wrinkles!

                      Answered on 1/16/2017 by Brand Expert from DERMAdoctor
                  • Q:

                    I am allergic to all types of nuts. Are there any nuts or nut oils in the ingredients?
                    Asked on 1/10/2017 by Blushingbabydoll from Avon, CT

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      There are not; however we would always suggest that you have your doctor review the ingredient list on any product you have concerns over.

                      Answered on 1/16/2017 by Brand Expert from DERMAdoctor
                  • Q:

                    Will this serum get RID of Melasma over a period of time? Can I use a derma roller first and then put serum on to allow the serum to go down deeper to the dermis or does it go deep down into the skin already? Can I just use it at bedtime. I read reviews of how sticky it is therefore I don't want to wear it under my makeup.
                    Asked on 1/10/2017 by Sundiego from San diego

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Hello,

                      This serum will help with melasma over time. You can definitely use with a derma roller and use the serum at night if you prefer.

                      Answered on 1/16/2017 by Brand Expert from DERMAdoctor
                  • Q:

                    I have acne and lots of scars from it will this product help with that?
                    Asked on 1/10/2017 by hallie from US

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Yes, this is a wonderful product to assist in the fading of acne scars over time. We would recommend using it in conjunction with our Kakadu C Peel Pads.

                      Answered on 1/16/2017 by Brand Expert from DERMAdoctor
                  • Q:

                    What is the shelf life of this product? Mine has a burnt smell and a yellow tint. Has it gone bad or is it still safe to use?
                    Asked on 1/6/2017 by Tess from Minneapolis

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Hi Tess,

                      What you are smelling is the ferulic acid and is normal. The serum has a two year shelf life once open and does have a tint that will range from a light yellow to an almost orange shade. We hope that this helps!

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

                    Could I use yours peel for acne blemishes and scars?
                    Asked on 9/20/2016 by March from Barrington ill

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Absolutely! Our Kakadu C Peel Pads will help diminish the appearance of acne scars and help in treating oily, acne-prone skin.

                      Answered on 9/23/2016 by Brand Expert from DERMAdoctor
                  • Q:

                    Can we get the % of Vitamin E and Ferulic Acid please?
                    Asked on 9/4/2016 by Abbie from Los Angeles, CA

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      The serum contains 20% vitamin C, 1% vitamin E and 0.5% ferulic acid.

                      Answered on 9/12/2016 by Brand Expert from DERMAdoctor
                  • Q:

                    Can this product be used while breastfeeding?
                    Asked on 9/4/2016 by Abbie from Los Angeles

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Our Kakadu C Serum should be safe to use while pregnant or breastfeeding; however, we always post complete ingredient lists on all of our products and recommend that you print this off and consult a physician prior to use.

                      Answered on 9/12/2016 by Brand Expert from DERMAdoctor
                  • Q:

                    What length of time can I expect to see results of any kind?
                    Asked on 8/23/2016 by Undisclosed

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      We suggest always giving any new skincare product 4-6 weeks of use before you begin to really see results.

                      Answered on 9/12/2016 by Brand Expert from DERMAdoctor
                  • Q:

                    What other skin conditions does this product help with besides brightening & fading age spots? Will it help with facial redness and enlarged pores? Can it increase collagen and skin firmness, etc...???
                    Asked on 8/23/2016 by Undisclosed

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Hello,

                      All of the serum's study results can be found on the product page and list the key benefits found by participants. It absolutely will help with brightening and fading sun spots as well as firmness.

                      Answered on 9/1/2016 by Brand Expert from DERMAdoctor
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