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Dermalogica PowerBright TRx Pure Light SPF 50

Dermalogica

PowerBright TRx Pure Light SPF 50

1.7 oz Item 2281033

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PowerBright TRx Pure Light SPF 50 by Dermalogica is an advanced daytime treatment moisturizer that shields the skin from pigment-inducing UV light. This medium-weight treatment contains Dermalogica's exclusive PowerBright TRx Shield to simultaneously protect against future discoloration, while fortifying the skin's natural moisture barrier. Hyaluronic Acid bonds to essential skin hydration to guard against trans-epidermal water loss, while oleosome technology dramatically boosts broad spectrum protection against UV-induced hyperpigmentation.

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Follow topical application of C-12 Pure Bright by smoothing a generous amount of Pure Light SPF 50 to face and neck, avoiding the eye area, preferably 30 minutes prior to sun exposure.
Water/Aqua/Eau, Carthamus Tinctorius (Safflower) Oleosomes, Butylene Glycol, Glycerin, C12-15 Alkyl Benzoate, Polysorbate 80, Dimethyl Capramide, Cananga Odorata Flower Oil, Eucalyptus Globulus Leaf Oil, Lavandula Hybrida Oil, Lavendula Spica (Lavender) Flower Oil, Laminaria Ochroleuca Extract, Palmaria Palmata Extract, Oligopeptide-34, Dipotassium Glycyrrhizate, Lactobacillus/Pumpkin Fruit Ferment Filtrate, Niacinamide, Zinc Glycinate, Sodium Hyaluronate Crosspolymer, Polysorbate 60, Ammonium Acryloyldimethyltaurate/VP Copolymer, Vinyl Dimethicone/Methicone Silsesquioxane Crosspolymer, Hydroxyethyl Acrylate/Sodium Acryloyldimethyl Taurate Copolymer, Isohexadecane, Butylene Glycol Behenate, Glyceryl Polyacrylate, Disodium EDTA, Sodium Hydroxide, Ethylhexylglycerin, Phenoxyethanol.

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DermalogicaPowerBright TRx Pure Light SPF 50
 
4.6

(based on 32 reviews)

100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Not greasy (13)
  • Absorbs quickly (12)
  • Moisturizes well (12)
  • Effective sun protection (11)
  • Smells great (11)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Daily use (26)
  • Women (6)
  • Men (5)
  • Deep moisturization (4)
  • After shower/bath (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Beauty conscious (9), Brand buyer (6), Budget shopper (5), Survivalist / minimalist (4)
    • My Beauty Routine Takes:
    • 10 minutes (5)

Reviewed by 32 customers

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5.0

Good product!

By PJ

from San Jose

About Me Minimalist

Verified Buyer

Pros

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

Cons

    Best Uses

    • After Shower/Bath
    • Daily Use

    Comments about Dermalogica PowerBright TRx Pure Light SPF 50:

    Use it daily as part of my skin care.

     
    5.0

    Kills me to spend this kind of $, but it's worth it!

    By Loudgoldfish

    from Lake Forest, CA

    About Me Beauty Conscious

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Absorbs Quickly
    • Effective Sun Protection
    • Goes On Smoothly
    • Moisturizes Well
    • Not Greasy

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Daily Use

      Comments about Dermalogica PowerBright TRx Pure Light SPF 50:

      I just turned 40 and the age spots just keep coming and getting darker. It killed me to spend this kind of money on one product, but I decided to try it anyways. It seemed to work well: great daytime moisturization, not sticky or greasy, the spots seem lighter or under control, and the bottle lasted almost 6 months! So I bought it again!

       
      5.0

      No more dark patches

      By Kim

      from Westminster, CO

      About Me Beauty Conscious

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Absorbs Quickly
      • Effective Sun Protection
      • Moisturizes Well
      • Not Greasy

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Daily Use

        Comments about Dermalogica PowerBright TRx Pure Light SPF 50:

        Best stuff I've used to treat my skin pigmentation

         
        4.0

        My go-to daily moisturizer

        By Globetrotter22

        from Orlando, FL

        About Me Beauty Conscious, Beauty Expert

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Effective Sun Protection
        • Moisturizes Well

        Cons

        • Doesn't Absorb Well
        • Too Greasy Or Heavy

        Best Uses

        • Daily Use

        Comments about Dermalogica PowerBright TRx Pure Light SPF 50:

        I love this moisturizer for the sunscreen and brightening effects. It is a bit sticky though, my hair gets stuck in it if I'm not wearing foundation.

        Ulta - please improve your beauty samples! My "variety pack" with this order was a sample pouch of OIL OF OLAY. Really? If my order is a $68+ bottle of moisturizer then clearly I don't buy drugstore moisturizer. With another well known beauty provider you get to choose three samples, I like this option much better. Thank you.

         
        5.0

        I don't go outside without it.

        By Fair Skinned

        from Mineola, Texas

        About Me Minimalist

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Absorbs Quickly
        • Effective Sun Protection
        • Goes On Smoothly

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Daily Use

          Comments about Dermalogica PowerBright TRx Pure Light SPF 50:

          After surgery and stitches for skin cancer, I depend on this product.

           
          5.0

          I will buy this again!

          By Kathy

          from Port Saint Lucie

          About Me Minimalist

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Absorbs Quickly
          • Effective Sun Protection
          • Goes On Smoothly
          • Long Lasting
          • Moisturizes Well
          • Not Greasy

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Daily Use
            • High level sun protection in a day moisturizer

            Comments about Dermalogica PowerBright TRx Pure Light SPF 50:

            I use to daily. Not only protects against sun damage but brightens my skin.

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Dermalogica PowerBright TRx Pure Light SPF 50

            By droses

            from Green Bay, WI

            About Me Beauty Conscious

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

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

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Daily Use
              • Deep Moisturization
              • Dryness

              Comments about Dermalogica PowerBright TRx Pure Light SPF 50:

              Age Smart use after phyto replishish oil (morning)..Dermalogica PowerBright TRx Pure Light SPF 50 is light weight and silky..A must have to help moisturize entire face and deep moistures dryer areas. use in the morning

               
              5.0

              Great product

              By Jenny

              from Rockford, IL

              About Me Beauty Conscious, 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
                • Dryness

                Comments about Dermalogica PowerBright TRx Pure Light SPF 50:

                I had always used another dermalogica lotion but chose to try this line of products since I have hyper pigmentation. I cannot say how effective it is with the hyper pigmentation yet since I just started using it for a week or so. It has made my skin appear more smooth and even. Also it absorbs quickly and I then apply my liquid foundation over it without any issues.

                 
                5.0

                Love this brand

                By Makeup Minimalist

                from Savannah, GA

                Verified Buyer

                Comments about Dermalogica PowerBright TRx Pure Light SPF 50:

                Great Daily Product.

                 
                4.0

                Try it

                By Imelda

                from Laredo, Tx

                About Me Beauty Conscious

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

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

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Daily Use
                  • Deep Moisturization

                  Comments about Dermalogica PowerBright TRx Pure Light SPF 50:

                  It feels great on your face skin.

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                  11 Questions | 11 Answers
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                  • Q:

                    Are all dermalogica products paraben free?
                    Asked on 6/26/2017 by Cat lover from undisclosed

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Hello There:

                      Thank you for your interest in Dermalogica. Dermalogica products are all paraben free except for Special Cleansing Gel and Soothing Eye Makeup Remover.

                      Best Regards,

                      The Education Team

                      Answered on 6/27/2017 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                  • Q:

                    What are the active sunscreen ingredients?
                    Asked on 5/17/2017 by smalls from California

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Hello There:

                      Thank you for your interest in Dermalogica. Here are the active ingredients...

                      (Avobenzone (3.0%), Octinoxate (7.5%)

                      Here is the list of the full ingredients.

                      Avobenzone (3.0%), Octinoxate (7.5%). Other ingredients: Water/Aqua/Eau, Ethylhexyl Methoxycinnamate, Butylene Glycol, Carthamus Tinctorius Oleosomes, C12-15 Alkyl Benzoate, Cyclopentasiloxane, Glycerin, Butyl Methoxydibenzoylmethane, Dimethicone, Dimethyl Capramide, Palmitoyl Tripeptide-5, Aniba Rosaeodora Wood Oil, Rose Flower Oil, Pelargonium Graveolens Flower Oil, Helianthus Annuus Seed Oil, Eugenia Caryophyllus Leaf/Flower Oil, Citrus Medica Limonum Peel Oil, Saccharomyces Cerevisiae Extract, Citrus Medica Limonum Peel Extract, Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract, Algae Extract, Dipotassium Glycyrrhizate, Lecithin, Glucosamine HCL, Arginine/Lysine Polypeptide, Tocopheryl Acetate, Squalane, Sodium Hyaluronate, Polysilicone-11, Glycine Soja Protein, 1,2-Hexanediol, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Cetearyl Alcohol, Stearic Acid, Ceteareth-20, Sodium Polyacrylate, Hydroxyethyl Acrylate/Sodium Acryloyldimethyl Taurate Copolymer, Sodium Acrylates Copolymer, Decyl Glucoside, Polysorbate 80, Urea, Galactoarabinan, Glyceryl Polyacrylate, Polysorbate 60, Aminomethyl Propanol, Disodium EDTA, Phenoxyethanol, Ethylhexylglycerin, Linalool, Eugenol, Limonene, Geraniol, Citronellol, CI 77891

                      Best Regards,

                      The Dermalogica Team

                      Answered on 5/18/2017 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                  • Q:

                    I have acne combination skin. My skin cannot tolerate alcohol or menthol. Would this sunscreen work for me? I have tried Neutrogena however it makes me look greasy and makes me breakout. Hoping I can find a good spf moisturizer in dermalogica.
                    Asked on 4/19/2017 by elsaluvsyah from Dallas,TX

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Thank you for your inquiry. We recommend that you use Oil Free Matte SPF30 from the MediBac line for your oily skin.

                      Answered on 4/19/2017 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                  • Q:

                    I am starting to notice my skin showing signs of aging like fine lines and discoloration. Should I use this line or the anti aging line. Will the anti aging line help with discoloration? Should I use some products from each line together?
                    Asked on 3/31/2017 by Nick from Utah

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      We recommend using both lines. The Power bright line has three products. You can use the cleanser, toner, exfoliant and masque from the Age Smart line.

                      Answered on 4/3/2017 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                  • Q:

                    I have sensitive skin to sunscreens, especially on my face. I have used Clinique without a problem and also Josie Maran but I like the idea of how light yours is for daily use. Do you reccommend this product for sensitive skin?
                    Asked on 12/30/2016 by Jacqueline from Massachusetts

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Thank you for your inquiry. If your skin is very sensitive we recommend using Super Sensitive Shield SPF30. This product should be OK however, it is not made specifically for sensitive skin.

                      Answered on 1/4/2017 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                  • Q:

                    Will it reduce the pigmentation and evens outs the skin tone??
                    Asked on 11/17/2016 by Beauty Lover from Fairfax, VA

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Thank you for your inquiry. This moisturizer does help to brighten and even skin tone. It is part of our Power Bright System and works best when used as part of the whole system including C-12 Pure Bright Serum and Pure night.

                      Answered on 11/17/2016 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                  • Q:

                    Will this product help remove or lighten any age spots that I already have?
                    Asked on 8/30/2016 by Beauty Addict from Crestwood IL

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Thank you for your inquiry. Pure Light SPF50 will help to lighten pigmentation however, works best when used as part of the Power Bright system including C-12 Pure Bright Serum and Pure Night.

                      Dermalogica Brand Expert

                      Answered on 8/31/2016 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                  • Q:

                    The bottle says UVA protection, but does it include UVB protection as well?
                    Asked on 6/18/2016 by Lizzy from Southern California

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Thank you for your inquiry. The SPF factor reflects the UVB protection in a product. UVA protection is included, but does not have a system for measurement in the U.S. at this time. Anything listed as broad spectrum includes both UVA and UVB protection.

                      Dermalogica Brand Expert

                      Answered on 6/22/2016 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                  • Q:

                    Does it still work while you sweat? I sweat very easily and I'm worried it will wash off.
                    Asked on 3/24/2016 by Becky from Baltimore,md

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Thank you for your inquiry. This product is not sweat proof however, it should stay put with regular amounts of perspiration. You may need to reapply or try our Protection 50 Sport SPF50 which will have better staying power.

                      Answered on 3/24/2016 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                  • Q:

                    I have Melasma on my face . Is this good enough for melisma ? Can I wear this and not worry about my spots getting darker or should I still wear s hat?
                    Asked on 3/6/2016 by Mel

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Thank you for your inquiry. We always recommend wearing a hat when dealing with hyperpigmentation. Sunscreen helps significantly, however some uv light will always get through and darken pigmentation.

                      Kindest Regards,
                      The Education Team

                      Answered on 3/7/2016 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
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