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Dermalogica PowerBright TRx C-12 Pure Bright Serum

Dermalogica

PowerBright TRx C-12 Pure Bright Serum

Item #: 2281032 Size: 1.7 oz

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Dermalogica's PowerBright TRx C-12 Pure Bright Serum is a potent skin-brightening serum that helps combat hyperpigmentation and balance skin tone. Apply this lightweight, highly-active topical treatment morning and night after cleansing to help address pigmentation imbalance and minimize discoloration. Patented oligopeptides, rice-derived phytic acid, antioxidant zinc glycinate, and red and brown algae help control melanin formation to treat and prevent hyperpigmentation. Advanced formula absorbs quickly to optimize efficacy while helping to increase luminosity. Skin is left healthier-looking with a velvety-soft finish.

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After cleansing, apply directly to areas of discoloration. Follow with Pure Light SPF 50 during the day or Pure Night in the evening. Use twice daily for best results.
Water/Aqua/Eau, Cyclopentasiloxane, Hydroxyethyl Acrylate/Sodium Acryloyldimethyl Taurate Copolymer, Dimethicone/Vinyl Dimethicone Crosspolymer, Palmaria Palmata Extract, Ascophyllum Nodosum Extract, Oligopeptide-34, Oligopeptide-51, Squalane, Hydrolyzed Jojoba Esters, Polysorbate 60, Phytic Acid, Zinc Glycinate, Sodium Benzoate, Ethylhexylglycerin, Phenoxyethanol.

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DermalogicaPowerBright TRx C-12 Pure Bright Serum
 
3.9

(based on 19 reviews)

75%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Lightweight (14)
  • Effective (7)
  • Easy to use (6)
  • Non-greasy (5)
  • Moisturizes (4)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Daily use (14)
  • Uneven skin tone (4)
  • Men (3)
  • Women (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Brand buyer (6), Beauty conscious (4), Budget shopper (3)
    • My Beauty Routine Takes:
    • 10 minutes (5), 30 minutes (4)
    • Skin Type:
    • Dry (3)

Reviewed by 19 customers

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5.0

Will buy again

By Lackey Reader

from Yakima, WA

About Me Beauty Conscious

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Non-Greasy
  • Reduces dark spots
  • Softens Skin

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Daily Use
    • Uneven Skin Tone

    Comments about Dermalogica PowerBright TRx C-12 Pure Bright Serum:

    I use it morning and night. It works well with my regime

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

    I would buy this product again and I did!

    By SusieQ

    from kindred, ND

    About Me Minimalist

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Lightweight

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Daily Use
      • Uneven Skin Tone

      Comments about Dermalogica PowerBright TRx C-12 Pure Bright Serum:

      great for getting rid of brown spot

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

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      4.0

      I like it

      By Marticia

      from Buena Park, CA

      About Me Beauty Conscious

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

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

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Daily Use

        Comments about Dermalogica PowerBright TRx C-12 Pure Bright Serum:

        I have being using it for 6 months it feels good. But I still have the dark spots. I would like to know how long does it take to remove them

        • Skin Type:
        • Combination
        • Age:
        • 45-59
         
        4.0

        Really like this product

        By Susan

        from Portland, ME

        About Me Beauty Conscious

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Lightweight
        • Moisturizes
        • Soothes Skin

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Daily Use
          • Sensitive Skin
          • Uneven Skin Tone

          Comments about Dermalogica PowerBright TRx C-12 Pure Bright Serum:

          I use this morning and night after cleansing and before moisturizing.

          • Skin Type:
          • Normal
          • Age:
          • 45-59
           
          3.0

          bright serum

          By SusieQ

          from kindred, ND

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Lightweight
          • Moisturizes
          • Non-Greasy
          • Soothes Skin

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about Dermalogica PowerBright TRx C-12 Pure Bright Serum:

              really to soon to tell if it is working but so far like the feel of my skin after I use it

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

              Truly works!!!

              By SuzQ

              from Pensacola, FL

              About Me Beauty Conscious

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Lightens pigmented areas
              • Lightweight
              • Moisturizes
              • Non-Greasy
              • Soothes Skin

              Cons

                Best Uses

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

                Comments about Dermalogica PowerBright TRx C-12 Pure Bright Serum:

                I could see results after using it for 3 days. My dsrker areas began to lighten. This really works!

                • Skin Type:
                • Normal
                • Age:
                • 30-44
                 
                4.0

                Love this product.

                By Age smart

                from Dallas tx

                About Me Minimalist

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Lightweight
                • Non-Greasy

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Daily Use

                  Comments about Dermalogica PowerBright TRx C-12 Pure Bright Serum:

                  Twice daily
                  Morning and evening

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

                  (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  Amazing for pigmentation problems

                  By Taz

                  from Louisiana

                  About Me Budget Buyer

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Use
                  • Effective
                  • Good Value
                  • Lightweight
                  • Smells Great

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Daily Use

                    Comments about Dermalogica PowerBright TRx C-12 Pure Bright Serum:

                    Brilliant product. And of summer 2015 my pigmentation was so bad, once I started using this product I could notice an amazing result and pigmentation being corrected.

                    • My Beauty Routine Takes:
                    • 10 Minutes

                    (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    3.0

                    too soon to tell

                    By Morgan

                    from Upstate NY

                    About Me Brand Buyer

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Easy To Use
                    • Lightweight

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                        Comments about Dermalogica PowerBright TRx C-12 Pure Bright Serum:

                        Using daily after cleanse, After one week no noticeable difference. No surprise but I got sent a email so I'm telling you. Its expensive, nice feel, but it may take a while. On the other hand it wouldn't be the first thing I bought that didn't live up to the promise. I'll wait and see. Couldn't recommend it yet.

                        • My Beauty Routine Takes:
                        • 10 Minutes

                        (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                         
                        5.0

                        Powerful Serum for Lightening Dark Spots!

                        By Amanda in Dallas

                        from Dallas, TX

                        About Me Brand Buyer

                        Verified Reviewer

                        Pros

                        • Easy To Use
                        • Effective
                        • Good Value
                        • Lightweight

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Daily Use
                          • Men
                          • On-the-go
                          • Women

                          Comments about Dermalogica PowerBright TRx C-12 Pure Bright Serum:

                          I've been using this product day and night for 3 weeks and I'm very pleased with the job it's done for lightening a dark spot and evening my skintone overall. C-12 Pure Bright Serum is lightweight and it absorbs quickly which is good in the morning before I put my makeup on. This serum is potent! My dark spot is at least 20% lighter than it was when I first started using this serum.

                          I highly recommend this product to anyone with dark spots or uneven pigmentation. This is the serum to use if you want to feel confident going out with zero makeup on.

                          • My Beauty Routine Takes:
                          • 1+ Hour

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                          7 Questions | 7 Answers
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                          • Q:

                            Can I use this product along with my current skin firming serum & moisturizer? If so what order do I use it in
                            Asked on 12/1/2016 by New 2 this

                            1 answer

                            • Brand Expert

                              A:

                              Thank you for your inquiry. You may use both. We recommend applying C-12 Pure Bright Serum first and them you other serum and moisturizer.

                              Dermalogica brand Expert

                              Answered on 12/1/2016 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                          • Q:

                            Hi. If using break out control or clearing mattifier as acne treatment in the morning, In what order can i incorporate c12 serum into the routine. Also, which toner is best while treating acne, Multiactive toner or Clear Start All Over Clear Breakout Toner? I do
                            experience dryness at times. I am 41 years old
                            Asked on 11/7/2016 by Ade from Nigeria

                            1 answer

                            • Brand Expert

                              A:

                              Thank you for your inquiry. Apply C-12 Pure Bright Serum first and then your acne treatment. We recommend using MultiActive Toner for your skin after cleansing and as needed throughout the day.

                              Answered on 11/8/2016 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                          • Q:

                            I was recently advised through this medium to use my c12 together with my current acne regimen as am still treating acne on my face. I currently use clearing skin wash morning and night, daily microfoliant every other day, multi active toner if i feel dry, charcoal masque once a week, active moist in the morning and overnight clearing gel at night. Pls, how do i fix in the c12 serum power bright serum into my routine?
                            Asked on 11/7/2016 by Ade from Nigeria

                            1 answer

                            • Brand Expert

                              A:

                              Thank you for your inquiry. In the morning apply C-12 Power Bright Serum under your Active Moist and at night apply this serum under Overnight Clearing Gel.

                              Answered on 11/7/2016 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                          • Q:

                            Will this product help reduce dark under eye circles?
                            Asked on 9/25/2016 by KitKat from Bel Air MD

                            1 answer

                            • Brand Expert

                              A:

                              Thank you for your inquiry. This product will help with hyperpigmentation around the eye area. To address darkness beneath the delicate tissue on the eye area we recommend using Age Reversal Eye Complex at night and Total Eye Care SPF15 during the day.

                              Dermalogica Brand Expert

                              Answered on 9/30/2016 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                          • Q:

                            should i apply to my whole face? or to the dark spots only?
                            Asked on 2/16/2016 by new girl

                            1 answer

                            • Brand Expert

                              A:

                              Thank you for your inquiry. We recommend applying C-12 Pure Bright Serum to your entire face to brighten and even skin tone. This serum will lighten hyperpigmentation without bringing skin below it's base color. For best results use as part of Power Bright system including Pure Light SPF50 and Pure Night moisturizers.
                              Dermalogica Brand Expert

                              Answered on 2/16/2016 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                          • Q:

                            WILL THIS PRODUCT HELP MALASMA?
                            Asked on 7/15/2015 by lindsey

                            1 answer

                            • Brand Expert

                              A:

                              Hello Lindsey,
                              C-12 Power Bright Serum will help to even out skin tone. Malasma is difficult to treat so it is difficult to say that it will go away completely. You can maximize results by using Skin Resurfacing Cleanser and the 2 moisturizers from the Power Bright system, Pure Light SPF50 and Pure Night. Avoid direct sunlight and reapply sunscreen every 2-3 hours when out doors. Allow 8 weeks for full results.

                              -Dermalogica Brand Expert

                              Answered on 7/16/2015 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                          • Q:

                            Will this product lighten sun spots, redness and freckles? Will it lighten my skin overall? Is this formula ok to use on acne prone, combination skin type? At what stage of my daily routine would this be applied? Before moisturizer, after?
                            Asked on 5/14/2015 by Serenity from Lubbock, TX

                            1 answer

                            • Brand Expert

                              A:

                              Hello Serenity,
                              C-12 Power Bright Serum is a very light weight treatment serum that is good far al skin types. This serum should be used morning and night on clean skin, under moisturizer. You will see an improvement in hyperpigmentation and skin tone. To maximize results use Daily Microfoliant every day and avoid direct sunlight. Please allow 8 weeks to see full results.

                              -Dermalogica Brand Expert

                              Answered on 5/15/2015 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
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