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Alpha HydroxIntensive Serum
Alpha Hydrox

Intensive Serum

Item #: 2255801

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Alpha HydroxIntensive Serum
 
4.4

(based on 33 reviews)

85%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Lightweight (17)
  • Non-greasy (16)
  • Softens skin (9)
  • Easy to use (8)
  • Improves skin texture (6)

Cons

  • Irritates skin (7)

Best Uses

  • Fine lines/wrinkles (16)
  • Daily use (15)
  • Enlarged pores (14)
  • Uneven skin tone (14)
  • Redness/ blotchiness (8)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Beauty conscious (15), Budget shopper (7), Beauty expert (6), Brand buyer (3)
    • Skin Type:
    • Combination (12), Dry (5), Normal (4)

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(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

FINALLY!

By Happy over 40

from New hampshire

About Me Beauty Conscious

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Moisturizes
  • Non-Greasy

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Enlarged Pores
    • Fine Lines/Wrinkles
    • Uneven Skin Tone

    Comments about Alpha Hydrox Intensive Serum:

    After menopause I started getting acne for the first time in my life, tried everything, this is the only product that has workrd

    • Skin Type:
    • Combination
     
    5.0

    LOVE IT

    By SHAR514

    from waynesburg,pa

    About Me Beauty Conscious

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Fresh
    • Lightweight
    • Non-Greasy
    • Softens Skin
    • Soothes Skin

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Daily Use
      • Enlarged Pores
      • Fine Lines/Wrinkles

      Comments about Alpha Hydrox Intensive Serum:

      I use this twice a day and it has made my face look brighter and smoother...making make up application a breeze!

      • Skin Type:
      • Combination

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      great product- must try!

      By Chelie

      from San Antonio, TX

      About Me Beauty Conscious

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Lightweight
      • Non-Greasy
      • Softens Skin

      Cons

        Best Uses

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

        Comments about Alpha Hydrox Intensive Serum:

        This is a great product. I have dry, sensitive skin and I've been able to tolerate it with no irritation. My dark spots have become less noticeable. I've tried several products and spent lots of money, but this has worked the best!

        • Skin Type:
        • Dry

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Hey Hey Hey!!!

        By The Jamster

        from Deptford, Nj

        About Me Beauty Expert

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Effective
        • Lightweight
        • Non-Greasy
        • Powerful
        • Soothes Skin
        • Works FAST

        Cons

          Best Uses

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

          Comments about Alpha Hydrox Intensive Serum:

          When using products gonfrom the thinnest to the thickest..Use this as your first product...as the consistency is very thin. Then later other products on topbof this. This stuff really works!!!

          • Skin Type:
          • Normal

          (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Sorry I discovered this product so late!

          By Bmrbmr

          from Florida

          About Me Beauty Conscious

          Pros

          • Lightweight
          • Moisturizes
          • Softens Skin

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Daily Use

            Comments about Alpha Hydrox Intensive Serum:

            I've only been using this product for a few days and I cannot believe the difference -- my skin is glowing with a clearer complexion than I've had in years! I use it morning and night, and I use a generous portion all over my face (except right under my eyes), neck, and chest. I can see, though, how it might be slightly irritating to those who have never used an exfoliating product. I've used exfoliants for years, though. This is the BEST yet! I do have to say that I use Skinceuticals products, in addition to this one (CE Ferulic and Phyto+, which I've only used for a a week). My skin looks the best it has in years. It seems that the addition of this product made the difference dramatic.

            • Skin Type:
            • Combination

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            4.0

            Great serum

            By Guammie671

            from Houston, TX

            About Me Minimalist

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Lightweight
            • Non-Greasy
            • Reduces Hyperpigmentation
            • Softens Skin

            Cons

            • Irritates Skin

            Best Uses

            • Daily Use
            • Enlarged Pores
            • Uneven Skin Tone

            Comments about Alpha Hydrox Intensive Serum:

            I wanted to find something that could replace my Sunday Riley good genes serum that worked well but has since started to decrease in efficacy after using up a whole bottle using it everyday. I have read several reviews and this seemed to fit the bill. So far after two weeks, I'm impressed. My main issue is my combination skin with clogged pores and some hyperpigmentation from post acne marks. So far, Sunday Riley helped but my marks now took longer to lighten. I had a few post acne marks that wouldn't go away and so far this helped in two weeks! It is irritating and it tingles on application but my skin got used to it. It also applies well under makeup. I do find it made my skin a tad bit oily and at the same time dried out parts of my skin in the beginning. I just have to make sure I have oil blotting sheets in AM and apply something hydrating at night since I use it nightly anyway. Other than that, this is a cost effective serum for the results you get and I think this is bound to dethrone my uber expensive serum!

            • Skin Type:
            • Combination

            (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Really works

            By Aud

            from Reno. NV

            About Me Beauty Conscious

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Lightweight
            • Non-Greasy

            Cons

              Best Uses

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

              Comments about Alpha Hydrox Intensive Serum:

              This product is the best value, why spend a lot more on products that won't work nearly as well. My dermatologist recommended this line of products over 20 years ago due to the price and how it well it worked.

              • Skin Type:
              • Dry
               
              4.0

              Lightweight, no-odor, smoothes skin

              By Lil YoYO

              from Houston, TX

              About Me Beauty Conscious

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Lightweight
              • Non-Greasy
              • Softens Skin

              Cons

                Best Uses

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

                Comments about Alpha Hydrox Intensive Serum:

                This product leaves my skin soft and smooth, when used in combination with moisturizer and hyaluronic acid. I have had no blemishes since using this combination of products.

                • Skin Type:
                • Combination

                (6 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                The One That Works

                By Dotaged

                from Huntington Beach, CA

                About Me Beauty Conscious

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Daily Use

                    Comments about Alpha Hydrox Intensive Serum:

                    Many years ago, I was speaking to a physician I worked with about skin care and more specifically, the Murad line. She told me that her husband, who was a dermatologist, recommended Alpha Hydrox as it was more effective and cost a lot less than Murad. That was 15 yrs ago. I have strictly followed a routine of using the intensive serum and the enhanced cream plus exfoliation ever since that day. At age 63, people think that I'm in my early 40s. I'm so grateful to Dr. M for sharing this great product with me. It's truly The One That Works!

                    • Skin Type:
                    • Normal

                    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    5.0

                    Excellent product!

                    By Awalton6

                    from Simpsonville, sc

                    About Me Beauty Conscious

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Lightweight
                    • Tightens pores

                    Cons

                    • None

                    Best Uses

                    • Break Outs
                    • Daily Use
                    • Enlarged Pores
                    • Redness/ Blotchiness
                    • Uneven Skin Tone

                    Comments about Alpha Hydrox Intensive Serum:

                    Perfect for break outs and enlarged pores. Some sensitivity during initial use then skin adjusts (dryness).

                    • Skin Type:
                    • Combination

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