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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
 
4.1

(based on 690 reviews)

82%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (369)
  • Improves skin texture (352)
  • Soothing (285)
  • Non-greasy (255)
  • Noticeable results (213)

Cons

  • Bad smell (134)
  • No noticeable results (42)
  • Irritates skin (34)
  • Too greasy (27)
  • Pricey / poor value (11)

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), Beauty conscious (3)

Reviewed by 690 customers

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5.0

I love this product! It is the best one I have ever used!

By Mimi

from Seguin, 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

    Comments about Philosophy Hope in a Jar:

    I use it twice a day! My skin feels great!

     
    4.0

    I would buy this again

    By Brooke

    from Greenville, North Carolina

    About Me Beauty Conscious

    Verified Reviewer

    Pros

    • Absorbs Quickly
    • Goes On Smoothly

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Daily Use

      Comments about Philosophy Hope in a Jar:

      I just bought this yesterday and tried it for the first time this morning. It goes on smoothly and absorbs quickly. Nice smell. Right now it's a tad greasy but I think it may be do to my skin being dehydrated. I can deal with that until my skin rehydrates with the water I'm drinking. I love the way it makes my skin look combined with my other skincare products. I can understand the hype of this product now. I love Purity by this brand so I'm glad I found something else I love as well!

       
      5.0

      I would buy this product again

      By Hope

      from Richmond, CA

      About Me Minimalist

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

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

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Daily Use

        Comments about Philosophy Hope in a Jar:

        I use this as my daily moisturizer. It leaves my face feeling very soft and touchable.

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        2.0

        Can't get over the smell

        By Vanessa

        from Charlotte, NC

        About Me Beauty Conscious

        Pros

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

        Cons

        • Bad Smell

        Best Uses

        • After Shower/Bath
        • Daily Use

        Comments about Philosophy Hope in a Jar:

        I got this in one of those free gift sets you get when you purchase Philosophy products. This is my first time using it, and it smells awful! It's a nice moisturizer and it has feels very hydrating on the face. I just can't get over the smell. After it has been sitting on my face for two hours it still hasn't gone away. If you're someone the smells don't bother then I think it's a great product. If you're sensitive to smells I would stay clear of this product. There are many other moisturizers out there that work just as well or better; and don't have that terrible smell.

         
        4.0

        Great moisturizer

        By AC

        from Arkansas

        About Me Minimalist

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

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

        Cons

        • Bad Smell

        Best Uses

        • Daily Use

        Comments about Philosophy Hope in a Jar:

        Feels great, but has an odd smell.

         
        5.0

        non oily lotion, used for years

        By Brandy

        from Sulphur , la

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Very light, non greasy

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments about Philosophy Hope in a Jar:

            Well worth the money, product minimized my pores within 1 wk of using it.

            • Was this a gift?:
            • Yes
             
            5.0

            Love this moisturizer.

            By Cmclaurin

            from Las Vegas, NV

            Verified Buyer

            Comments about Philosophy Hope in a Jar:

            Love the light texture of this product and the way it absorbs so quickly.

             
            2.0

            It was okay

            By Lily

            from Phoenix, AZ

            Verified Buyer

            Comments about Philosophy Hope in a Jar:

            It does the job, but I cannot stand the smell. My skin is sensitive to smell so after using it for two days it did break me out. Cannot return it since I threw away the box and my receipt so I'm stuck finishing it. I recommend miracle worker.

             
            5.0

            Wouldn't be without it!

            By Mitzi

            from Indiana

            About Me Brand Buyer

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

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

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • After Shower/Bath
              • Bedtime
              • Winter Dryness

              Comments about Philosophy Hope in a Jar:

              Love love this product. Use it twice daily every day. I have very dry skin and this feels so good on it. Light, yet effective....never irritating. Hope they continue making this product. Don't care for the heavier new "hopes" they are putting out also.

               
              5.0

              I bought this as a gift, but my mother loves it!

              By Peggy

              from Livonia, MI

              About Me Budget Buyer

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

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

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • After Shower/Bath
                • Bedtime

                Comments about Philosophy Hope in a Jar:

                Before foundation application

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