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Environmental Shield Essential-C Complex

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Essential-C Daily Renewal Complex is a powerful anti-aging formula shown to reduce the appearance of fines lines by 17% after one application and to reduce the signs of photo damage by 46% in 4 weeks.* Essential-C Daily Renewal Complex delivers a powerful dose of vitamin C to protect and repair skin. The anti-aging effects of vitamin C are amplified by Murad's patented Skin Repair System to improve skin elasticity, stimulate collagen synthesis, improve skin clarity and provide powerful antioxidant protection. It is recommended as a step two treatment in any Murad Environmental Shield regimen to restore a smoother, brighter and more youthful complexion as part of Dr. Murad's Inclusive Health system of care.

* Individual results will vary.

Dermatologist developed. Scientifically proven. Tested on people, not animals.

(1.0 oz.)
Massage evenly over clean face, neck and chest. Follow with a Murad Step 3 moisturizer.

Precautions: For external use only. Avoid contact with eyes. Keep out of reach of children.
Cyclomethicone, Ascorbic Acid, Dimethicone Crosspolymer, C12-15 Alkyl Ethylhexanoate, Di-C12-15 Alkyl Fumarate, Tocopheryl Acetate, Retinol, Bisabolol, Allantoin, Lysine Lauroyl Methionate, Rice Amino Acids, Zinc Aspartate, Chitosan Ascorbate, Retinyl Palmitate, Cyanocobalamin, Beta-Carotene, Ranunculus Ficaria Extract, Glycine, Glutamic Acid, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Vegetable Oil (Olus), Limonene, Carthamus Tinctorius (Safflower) Seed Oil, Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Orange) Peel Oil, Citrus Nobilis (Mandarin Orange) Peel Oil, Ocimum Basilicum (Basil) Oil, Citrus Grandis (Grapefruit) Peel Oil, Ferula Galbaniflua (Galbanum) Resin Oil.

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MuradEnvironmental Shield Essential-C Complex
 
3.8

(based on 8 reviews)

75%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Smells great (4)
  • Easy to use (3)
  • Evens out skin tone (3)
  • Improves skin texture (3)
  • Non-greasy (3)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Fine lines (3)
  • Sun damage (3)

Reviewed by 8 customers

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5.0

love,love,love

By sharon the singer

from indiana

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Rich And Creamy

Cons

  • Cant Think Of One

Best Uses

  • Great Night Cream And The

Comments about Murad Environmental Shield Essential-C Complex:

What more can i say.i love it

  • Skin Type:
  • Dry
 
4.0

I like it

By Fran

from Tx,usa

Verified Buyer

Comments about Murad Environmental Shield Essential-C Complex:

I feel soft on my skin when using it

  • Skin Type:
  • Normal
 
5.0

magic in a jar!

By face products before food

from los angeles, ca

About Me Beauty Expert

Verified Buyer

Pros

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

Cons

    Best Uses

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

    Comments about Murad Environmental Shield Essential-C Complex:

    This product by Murad when applied before your moisturizer, creates a fabulous base for flawless skin and is well worth the money!

    • Skin Type:
    • Combination
     
    1.0

    No noticeable changes as yet

    By Marcie

    from Houston, TX

    About Me Brand Buyer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Use
    • Non-Greasy

    Cons

    • No Noticeable Results

    Best Uses

    • Dry/Chapped Skin

    Comments about Murad Environmental Shield Essential-C Complex:

    I like the smooth way it goes on, but I don't see any results.

    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    1.0

    too harsh for my skin

    By active empty nester

    from forsyth ga

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

      Cons

      • Difficult To Use
      • Irritates Skin

      Best Uses

        Comments about Murad Environmental Shield Essential-C Complex:

        too harsh/drying for my skin....love vitamun C products but this brand seems to irritate my skin....leads to pimples which i typically dont have.

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        I love this product.

        By Ann

        from Los Angeles, CA

        About Me Brand Buyer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Evens Out Skin Tone
        • Improves Skin Texture
        • Non-Greasy
        • Smells Great
        • Soothing

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Dry/Chapped Skin
          • Fine Lines
          • Sensitive Skin
          • Sun Damage

          Comments about Murad Environmental Shield Essential-C Complex:

          Pricey but worth it.

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Excellent skin perfecting and smoothing!

          By Christina

          from Niantic, CT

          About Me Budget Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Use
          • Evens Out Skin Tone
          • Improves Skin Texture
          • Minimizes Wrinkles
          • Noticeable Results
          • Smells Great
          • Soothing

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Fine Lines
            • Sun Damage

            Comments about Murad Environmental Shield Essential-C Complex:

            I use this daily and it instantly smooths my skin and gives noticeable results within a week for sun damage. I struggle with freckles from the sun and it really helps to smooth my complexion. I use it after the vitamin C toner, I spray my face with the toner and blend in this complex with the toner spray still on my face. Works wonderfully! I then put on a 20 SPF or higher, I prefer my 30spf for the really sunny days.

            (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            4.0

            Murad Renewal Cream with Vitamin C

            By Smiling Susan

            from Wilmington, DE

            About Me Budget Buyer

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Use
            • Evens Out Skin Tone
            • Improves Skin Texture
            • Noticeable Results
            • Smells Great

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Fine Lines
              • Sun Damage

              Comments about Murad Environmental Shield Essential-C Complex:

              Smooths your skin, Vitamin C improves sun damage

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              • Q:

                what should be the step when using this product?
                toner
                serum
                Murad Essential -C Daily
                Moisturizer - I used the green line
                Murad Invisiblur perfecting shield

                please advise and is this product to use AM and PM?
                Asked on 1/14/2016 by liz from upland

                1 answer

                • Brand Expert

                  A:

                  This product can be used am or pm though many prefer to use it primarily at night due to it's texture.
                  This would replace your night time serum and would be used after you cleanse and tone the skin and before your moisturizer.

                  Answered on 1/18/2016 by Brand Expert from Murad
              • Q:

                What is the difference between the Essential c complex and the advance radium serum?
                Asked on 4/8/2014 by Ina from Phoenix, Az

                1 answer

                • Staff Expert

                  A:

                  Though both are treatment (step 2) products formulated with potent doses of vitamin C, they function differently:

                  The primary benefit of Murad Essential-C Complex is to minimize the visible signs of aging and to help reverse photo damage. It is clinically proven to reduce the appearance of fines lines by 17% after just one application and to reduce photo damage by 46% in 4 weeks!

                  The primary benefit of Murad Advanced Active Radiance Serum is to help eliminate dark spots and even the complexion. It is clinically proven to improve brightness, clarity and radiance by 60% in less than one week!

                  We would recommend Essential-C Complex to those whose primary skincare concern is anti-aging, and Advanced Active Radiance Serum to those whose primary skincare concern is hyperpigmentation/dullness.

                  Answered on 4/10/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
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