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Retinol

Advanced Brightening Serum

Item #: 2262373

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RetinolAdvanced Brightening Serum
 
4.7

(based on 9 reviews)

100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (9)
  • Effective (6)
  • Lightweight (5)
  • Evens out skin tone (3)
  • Good value (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Daily use (6)
    • On-the-go (3)
    • Sun damage (3)
    • Women (3)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Brand buyer (5), Budget shopper (4)
      • My Beauty Routine Takes:
      • 30 minutes (3)

    Reviewed by 9 customers

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    4.0

    Nice fresh, light texture

    By Angel in the Snow

    from Wisconsin

    About Me Brand Buyer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Use
    • Effective
    • Good Value
    • Lightweight

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Daily Use

      Comments about Retinol Advanced Brightening Serum:

      I use this mornings, under makeup and nights before I go to sleep. Love the light texture. It gives some of the benefits of a brightened Retin A complexion without the dryness and peeling. It is not harsh at all. That said, something stronger is needed to remove dark spots.
      What I love about this product is how it has evened out my complexion and gotten rid of some acne bumps.

      • My Beauty Routine Takes:
      • 30 Minutes

      (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      I Like It! Not for Bad Sun Damage.

      By AMD

      from Atlanta, GA

      About Me Budget Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Use
      • Effective
      • Lightweight

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Daily Use
        • Men
        • Oily Skin
        • On-the-go
        • Women

        Comments about Retinol Advanced Brightening Serum:

        I noticed a glow to my skin after about two weeks. Pimple scars if I do get a zit fade faster. I go through this serum pretty quickly though. About 2-3 pumps morning and night. Worth buying. 23. Oily and very sensitive skin, African American female. I don't suffer from acne or bad break outs and this product has not caused me to break out. Very gentle but effective.

        Very, very low percentage of Vit. C (2.5% I believe, I emailed the company when comparing to other, more expensive and potent serums in market). If you want a higher concentration, this product is not for you. If you have bad sun damage, this product may not be for you or results may just take a really long time to achieve as the percentage of Vit. C is low.

        • My Beauty Routine Takes:
        • 10 Minutes
         
        5.0

        Under rated

        By Beauty product addict

        from Seattle , Wa

        About Me Brand Buyer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Use
        • Effective
        • Good Value

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Daily Use
          • On-the-go

          Comments about Retinol Advanced Brightening Serum:

          This is a great product. I love the entire Retinol line. This serum really does make my skin more vibrant! And for the price it's really underrated. Give this a try.

          • My Beauty Routine Takes:
          • 30 Minutes

          (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

           
          4.0

          Noticeable Difference

          By kathieeverafter

          from VA

          About Me Budget Buyer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Use
          • Effective
          • Lightweight

          Cons

          • SMELLS BAD

          Best Uses

          • Daily Use

          Comments about Retinol Advanced Brightening Serum:

          Now that I've been using this product for a few weeks, I feel like I can give my honest opinion on it. As directed, I apply this serum in the morning and at night after I've washed my face. I've noticed a visible difference in the appearance of my face...it's smoother, brighter, and less red. One complaint I have is that it smells like beer. I'm not sure if it's supposed to smell that way or if I received a bad bottle. Either way, eww. The only thing that gets me past the smell is holding my breath and knowing that I've gotten results so far.

          • My Beauty Routine Takes:
          • 1+ Hour
           
          4.0

          Great Serum for a Great Price!

          By Mom of 3

          from Jonesborough, TN

          About Me Brand Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Use
          • Effective
          • Good Value
          • Lightweight

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Daily Use
            • Oily Skin
            • On-the-go
            • Weekly Use
            • Women

            Comments about Retinol Advanced Brightening Serum:

            Great lightweight serum!

            • My Beauty Routine Takes:
            • 30 Minutes

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Perfect highly recommended

            By patty

            from Chicago IL

            About Me Budget Buyer

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Use
            • Effective
            • Lightweight

            Cons

            • NON

            Best Uses

            • Daily Use
            • Women

            Comments about Retinol Advanced Brightening Serum:

            This Product is great I've seen improvement to my face it's lighter and much more clearer.

            • My Beauty Routine Takes:
            • 10 Minutes

            (10 of 10 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Fantastic

            By Nish

            from Springfield, Mo

            About Me Budget Buyer

            Pros

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

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Dry/Chapped Skin
              • Sensitive Skin
              • Sun Damage

              Comments about Retinol Advanced Brightening Serum:

              I bought this product for the treatment of dark spots and it is fantastic to say the least. My complexion has greatly improved, my skin glows and my tone has evened out. This product is very easy to use. I put it on right after I wash my face both morning and night.

              (13 of 13 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              pleasantly surprised

              By rika

              from ----

              About Me Brand Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Use
              • Evens Out Skin Tone
              • Improves Skin Texture
              • Non-Greasy
              • Noticeable Results
              • Soothing

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Sun Damage

                Comments about Retinol Advanced Brightening Serum:

                I'm surprised this doesn't appear to have more of a following - at least, I'd never heard of this brand before. But I took a chance and now I'm back for a second bottle. No-nonsense cocktail of antioxidant, antiaging, brightening, and soothing ingredients in this serum. No added fragrance but has a faint herbal-root odor that personally I enjoy. Feels light and soothing on my normal skin - I use 2 pumps in PM under nightcream and 1 pump in AM under moisturizer + sunscreen. Freckles/hyperpigmentation haven't faded but there has been a definite improvement in skin texture and overall tone - smoother, more even, brighter. Even my mother commented on it. I think she wants a bottle. :)

                (14 of 17 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Impressive!

                By Shrewd_Genie

                from Los Angeles, CA

                About Me Brand Buyer

                Pros

                • Easy To Use
                • Evens Out Skin Tone
                • Improves Skin Texture
                • Non-Greasy
                • Noticeable Results
                • Soothing

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Oily/Combination Skin
                  • Sun Damage

                  Comments about Retinol Advanced Brightening Serum:

                  I use this serum every night in conjunction with the Advanced Brightening Mask 1x/wk. I have been using both products for about two months now and have seen noticeable lightening to my darkest post-acne hyperpigmentation. I have oily skin w/hormonal acne and have been on Accutane twice. The serum is not greasy and absorbs extremely well. I can layer other products over it very easily. It's not a cure for pock marks (what topical is?), but it does improve the texture of my scars. Be patient with this product line and I expect you would have similar results. The only reason I don't use this product during the day is because I have specific day/night regimens to treat my acne.

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