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Algenist Sublime Defense Moisturizer SPF 30

Algenist

Sublime Defense Moisturizer SPF 30

Item #: 2286599 Size: 2.0 oz

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Sublime Defense Moisturizer SPF 30 by Algenist is an anti-aging beautifying moisturizer with sunscreen broad spectrum SPF 30. This creamy moisturizer reduces visible signs of aging. Combining high concentrations of alguronic acid and Algenist AlgaBright Complex it hydrates the skin, minimizes the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles while visibly improving its clarity by reducing the appearance of dark spots.

This cream is formulated with Ascorbyl Glucoside, a powerful brightening ingredient with antioxidant benefits that reduces the appearance of melanin for perfect, even looking complexion. Skin feels smoother, and more supple and comfortable; it glows with natural radiance. Within 10 days of daily use: Skin is visibly tightened and lifted in 83%* of subjects. Skin elasticity appears restored in 80%* of subjects. Within 4 weeks of daily use: Skin structure appears reinforced in 90%* of subjects. Skin is visibly firmed and toned in 91%* of subjects. All Algenist formulas contain either Alguronic Acid and/or Microalgae Oil and are patented. Results obtained using product twice daily, following self-assessments of 100 women. Individual results may vary.
Directions for use: After cleansing, apply to the entire face, neck and décolleté. For optimal results use after your usual serum. Use only as directed.
Active Ingredients: Octinoxate 7.5%, Zinc Oxide 10%.
Inactive Ingredients: Water (Aqua, Eau), Dimethicone, Dimethicone Crosspolymer, Polymethylsilsesquioxane, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Hydroxyethyl Acrylate/Sodium Acryloyldimethyl Taurate Copolymer, Squalane, Algae Exopolysaccharides, Algae Extract, Maltodextrin, Vinyl Dimethicone/Methicone Silsesquioxane Crosspolymer, Zingiber Officinale (Ginger) Root Extract, Triethoxycaprylylsilane, Dimethicone/PEG-10/15 Crosspolymer, Cyclotetrasiloxane, Polysorbate 60, Chlorphenesin, Caprylyl Glycol, Sorbitan Isostearate, Yeast Extract, Cichorium Intybus (Chicory) Root Extract, Glycerin, Ethylhexylglycerin, BHT, Chlamydomonas Extract, Lecithin, Sodium C14-16 Olefin Sulfonate, Phenoxyethanol, Fragrance (Parfum), Butylphenyl Methylpropional, Hexyl Cinnamal, Hydroxyisohexyl 3-Cyclohexene Carboxaldehyde, Linalool, Iron Oxides (CI 77491, CI 77492).

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AlgenistSublime Defense Moisturizer SPF 30
 
3.9

(based on 20 reviews)

73%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (6)
  • Smells great (6)
  • Absorbs quickly (5)
  • Effective (5)
  • Goes on smoothly (5)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Daily use (12)
  • Women (4)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Brand buyer (6), Survivalist / minimalist (4)
    • My Beauty Routine Takes:
    • 10 minutes (7)

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5.0

I love this!!

By JodeeM

from Kansas City

About Me Minimalist

Verified Buyer

Pros

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

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Daily Use

    Comments about Algenist Sublime Defense Moisturizer SPF 30:

    I absolutely love this moisture spf

     
    4.0

    my favorite moisturizer

    By vinivinibobini

    from CA, US

    Comments about Algenist Sublime Defense Moisturizer SPF 30:

    I've tried many moisturizers and they all seemed to start promoting, but falls short in one way or another (i.e. not mattifying enlighten, not enough SPF, blah blah blah). However, when I found this product and tried it for the first time, I knew I would it was a keeper. This product has everything I need in a moisturizer: anti-aging, SPF, and blurring/mattifying. But the only down side is its price. I thank for the Ulta coupons!!!!!

     
    5.0

    The best moisturizer ever

    By Monti B

    from Ogden, UT

    About Me Beauty Conscious

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

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

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Daily Use

      Comments about Algenist Sublime Defense Moisturizer SPF 30:

      I love this moisturizer! You can almost use it as a substitute for primer. It smooths out pores and fine lines like no other.

       
      5.0

      A little pricey but we'll worth it!

      By Nana

      from Wadsworth, IL

      About Me Minimalist

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

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

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Daily Use

        Comments about Algenist Sublime Defense Moisturizer SPF 30:

        Love the way my skin feels and looks after only a short time using this product.

         
        5.0

        Great product

        By beancake

        from here

        Comments about Algenist Sublime Defense Moisturizer SPF 30:

        This moisturizer is like a 5-in-1 product: anti-aging, sunscreen, foundation, primer, and mattifying agent. I love it. I have combo skin and this doesn't make my oily zones feel extra oily.

        (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        1.0

        Bad. Just so bad!

        By Sweet Zack

        from High Point, NC

        About Me Beauty Expert

        Pros

          Cons

          • Doesn't Absorb Well
          • Too Greasy Or Heavy

          Best Uses

            Comments about Algenist Sublime Defense Moisturizer SPF 30:

            I have used several Algenist products in the past which have been solid, performance driven options. This cream, however, is awful. It's thick/hard to spread and cakey looking. Threw the rest of the cream in the trash - couldn't believe it was such a disappointment!

             
            4.0

            Pricey

            By Maya

            from New Britain, CT

            About Me Minimalist

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Absorbs Quickly
            • Goes On Smoothly
            • Not Greasy

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Daily Use

              Comments about Algenist Sublime Defense Moisturizer SPF 30:

              Received this product as a sample and fell in love. The mousse like consistency absorbs effortlessly and leaves a matte like finish. The blurring effect minimizes fine lines and pores so I can wear this alone or under my foundation without having to use a primer. The only downside is the price. Quite pricey but worth it.

               
              5.0

              Matte finish & sunscreen

              By Crazy curly hair.

              from Alexandria, VA

              About Me Minimalist

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

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

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Daily Use

                Comments about Algenist Sublime Defense Moisturizer SPF 30:

                I'm a no foundation kinda girl. Love the matte, non-greasy, non-shiny finish!

                (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Amazing

                By Jay

                from California

                Comments about Algenist Sublime Defense Moisturizer SPF 30:

                I have oily skin and have searched high and low for a moisturizer that gives my skin the nourishment it needs without leaving any greasy residue and this does just that! It has a somewhat thick, mouse-like consistency so you don't need a lot of product, along with a distinct smell which may be overwhelming for some people, though it does go away shortly after being applied. It's great to use as a primer under makeup because it fills in pores and fine lines. The reason this is one of my favorite moisturizers however, is because it keeps my face matte all day, with or without makeup, and for someone with oily skin, that can be difficult to achieve. This is a great product overall, but I would not recommend it to people with dry skin, as it may dry them out even more. However, if you have oily / combination skin, you'll love it!

                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                2.0

                Did not care for this product ...

                By Jer

                from Canton, Ga

                About Me Brand Buyer

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Lightweight

                Cons

                • Not Effective

                Best Uses

                • Daily Use

                Comments about Algenist Sublime Defense Moisturizer SPF 30:

                I really wanted to like this but it was not effective for what I wanted it for. I have very dry skin and it dried me out worse. The price is really quite awful and I saw no effect from use. The only pro I can give it is it does have a blurring affect.

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                  How many ounces is this product?
                  Asked on 7/28/2016 by Allie from Live Oak, TX

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                    2.0 oz

                    Answered on 7/28/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
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