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Perricone MD Vitamin C Ester Serum

Perricone MD

Vitamin C Ester Serum

Item #: 2259202 Size: 1.0 oz

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Vitamin C Ester Serum by Perricone MD is formulated to deliver the brightness, luminosity and clarity of youthful looking skin. It features Vitamin C Ester, a highly differentiated fat-soluble form of Vitamin C for brightness and smoothness, Tocotrienols, a premium form of Vitamin E responsible for soothing and conditioning the skin, Ferulic Acid a phytochemical with potent antioxidant and brightening benefits and Beta-Glucan & Sodium Hyaluronate to help repair and hydrate.

A multi-tasking serum designed for face, eyes and lips, proven to instantly boost skin's radiance. Instantly imparts an even luminous glow and a brighter complexion. Minimizes fine lines, smoothes crows feet and brightens dark circles.< Tackles vertical lines and makes lips appear more defined while keeping lipstick from feathering. Benefits are visible within 7 days and cumulative over time.

Consumer-Use Studies:
  • 91% said their skin appeared less dull and weathered after 4 weeks.
  • 82% agreed their skin appeared brighter and more radiant; improved clarity.
  • 89% saw a reduction in the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles after 4 weeks.
  • 91% agreed their skin had an even, luminous glow after 4 weeks.
  • 80% saw a visible reduction in vertical lip lines, under eye circles and crow's feet.
Dr. Perricone recommends smoothing all over face during the day. Follow with your favorite Perricone MD moisturizer.
Water/Aqua/Eau,Tetrahexyldecyl Ascorbate, Caprylyl Methicone, Hydrogenated Lecithin, Behenyl Alcohol, Benzyl Alcohol, Squalane, Rosmarinus Officinalis (Rosemary) Leaf Extract, Ferulic Acid, Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil, Sodium Hyaluronate, Polysorbate 20, Xanthan Gum, Beta- Glucan, Fragrance/Parfum, Sorbitol, Limonene, Stearyl Glycyrrhetinate, Disodium EDTA, Elaeis Guineensis (Palm) Oil, Tocotrienols, Linalool, Tocopherol, Citral, Citronellol.

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Perricone MDVitamin C Ester Serum
 
4.5

(based on 60 reviews)

93%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Non-greasy (29)
  • Lightweight (27)
  • Softens skin (21)
  • Smells great (20)
  • Soothes skin (17)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Daily use (29)
  • Uneven skin tone (21)
  • Fine lines/wrinkles (14)
  • Sensitive skin (11)
  • Redness/ blotchiness (10)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Beauty conscious (18), Survivalist / minimalist (8), Brand buyer (6), Beauty expert (5), Budget shopper (5)
    • Skin Type:
    • Combination (16), Dry (10), Normal (5)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (9)

Reviewed by 60 customers

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3.0

Great Product, Horrible Shipping Services

By Melanie

from Honolulu, HI

About Me Minimalist

Verified Buyer

Pros

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

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Daily Use
    • Uneven Skin Tone

    Comments about Perricone MD Vitamin C Ester Serum:

    I would give this product 5 stars if it wasn't for the fact that I still haven't received it in the mail yet. I have used it before though, and I love the lightweight, non-greasy feel of it! Also, it smells really good too!

    • Skin Type:
    • Combination
    • Age:
    • 18-29
     
    5.0

    I would buy this product again

    By MiMi

    from Peachtree City Ga

    About Me Minimalist

    Pros

    • Lightweight
    • Smells Great
    • Soothes Skin

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Daily Use

      Comments about Perricone MD Vitamin C Ester Serum:

      Love this product. Very soothing and does not sting as some C products do at times. Verdict is out on the results but I am a fan so far.... especially on sale!

      • Skin Type:
      • Dry
      • Age:
      • 60+
       
      5.0

      Evens out skin tone almost immediately

      By Lisa

      from Washington

      About Me Minimalist

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Lightweight
      • Non-Greasy
      • Soothes Skin

      Cons

        Best Uses

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

        Comments about Perricone MD Vitamin C Ester Serum:

        I noticed improvement the first time I used it. I hate wearing foundation but I do because I have blotchy uneven skin tone from sun damage. I use it morning and night for about 2 weeks now and it has made marked improvement eliminating the blotchiness and discoloration from sun damage. I use it all over my face, around my eyes, and neck. It is also reducing the fine lines around my eyes. This is pretty anazing stuff!

        • Skin Type:
        • Combination
        • Age:
        • 45-59
         
        5.0

        Great product dark circles

        By Stephanie

        from Yuba city, California

        About Me Minimalist

        Pros

        • Non-Greasy

        Cons

        • Pricey

        Best Uses

        • Daily Use
        • Dark circles
        • Under eye

        Comments about Perricone MD Vitamin C Ester Serum:

        Great for under eye. My dark circles and under eyes have lightened and brightened with twice daily use.

        • Skin Type:
        • Combination
        • Age:
        • 18-29
         
        5.0

        Great Product

        By Whiteydog

        from Dudley, MA

        About Me Beauty Conscious

        Pros

        • Feels Good on my skin
        • Lightweight
        • Moisturizes
        • Non-Greasy
        • Softens Skin

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Daily Use
          • Sensitive Skin
          • Uneven Skin Tone

          Comments about Perricone MD Vitamin C Ester Serum:

          I use this daily. It improves my brown spots and evens my skin out.

          • Skin Type:
          • Normal
          • Age:
          • 60+
           
          5.0

          Holy Grail status

          By Crystal

          from Houston

          About Me Beauty Expert

          Verified Reviewer

          Pros

          • Lightweight
          • Smells Great
          • Soothes Skin

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Daily Use
            • Redness/ Blotchiness
            • Uneven Skin Tone

            Comments about Perricone MD Vitamin C Ester Serum:

            After using this for a month I'm absolutely in love. My skin is brighter and more "glowy". Redness on my nose and dark spots on my neck have already started to fade a lot. It has a strong citrus scent but I love it, and the formula absorbs quickly. I use almost a full dropper in the morning right after toning with Beauty Water. I'm about halfway done with the bottle so a bottle should last me about 2 months.

            • Skin Type:
            • Oily
            • Age:
            • 18-29
             
            5.0

            Miracle Elixir

            By Lady Chocolate

            from Charlotte, NC

            About Me Beauty Conscious

            Pros

            • Brightens ski
            • Lightweight
            • Moisturizes
            • Non-Greasy

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Daily Use

              Comments about Perricone MD Vitamin C Ester Serum:

              I use this product daily. My skin is brighter. It has a healthy glow. Fine lines have diminished. I love this formula.

              • Skin Type:
              • Normal
              • Age:
              • 45-59
               
              5.0

              Excellent product!!

              By Brenda

              from Mississauga, Ontario, Canada

              About Me Beauty Conscious

              Pros

              • Lightweight
              • Non-Greasy

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Daily Use
                • Uneven Skin Tone

                Comments about Perricone MD Vitamin C Ester Serum:

                I use this product every morning. It absorbs quickly so that I can apply my other Perricone MD products. I noticed an improvement in the tone of my skin after the first two weeks.
                There isn't a Perricone product I've tried that I haven't liked. I have been using Perricone for many years.

                • Skin Type:
                • Dry
                • Age:
                • 45-59

                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Great product. I would highly recommend.

                By Kristin

                from Canton, MI

                About Me Skin Care Professional

                Verified Reviewer

                Pros

                • Brightens Skin
                • Lightweight
                • Non-Greasy
                • Smells Great
                • Softens Skin

                Cons

                  Best Uses

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

                  Comments about Perricone MD Vitamin C Ester Serum:

                  I had been researching Vitamin C serums for a while and found that not all are created equal. The best working Vitamin C ingredient is "Tetrahexyldecyl Ascorbate" and this product includes it. Tetrahexyldecyl Ascorbate is known to be more expensive but works a lot better. After one use I noticed a difference in my skin. It looked more radiant and brighter. I am also prone to acne and this did not make my skin break out. Don't let the higher price tag steer you away...This product works!

                  • Skin Type:
                  • Combination
                  • Age:
                  • 30-44
                   
                  4.0

                  Fabulous product I will always keep part of my daily regime!

                  By Kathy

                  from Eaton Rapids, Mi.

                  About Me Beauty Conscious

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Lightweight
                  • Non-Greasy
                  • Soothes Skin

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

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

                    Comments about Perricone MD Vitamin C Ester Serum:

                    After cleansing smooth over face and neck in the a.m.

                    • Skin Type:
                    • Combination
                    • Age:
                    • 60+

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                    • Q:

                      Can you use this product under other serums since it is vitamin c? Or instead of?
                      Thanks
                      Asked on 11/24/2016 by Peg from Texas

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Yes you can layer this with other serums. I would suggest layering with Perricone MD serums since we know you can layer the Vitamin C Ester Serum with ours. Or try it out first on your wrist to ensure no reaction if using with another product.

                        Answered on 11/28/2016 by Brand Expert from Perricone MD
                    • Q:

                      Can you use this morning and at night?
                      Asked on 8/10/2016 by Chiquita from California

                      1 answer

                    • Q:

                      Does this work well under makeup?
                      Asked on 1/23/2016 by Aubrey from Pickerington, Ohio

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Expert

                        A:

                        Yes, it does! Just one to two drops are needed for the entire face & neck. Allow to fully absorb, then follow with your moisturizer and makeup. Enjoy!

                        Answered on 1/25/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                    • Q:

                      With what strength and/or percentage of Vitamin C is this formulated?
                      Asked on 12/21/2015 by Kimberly from New England

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Expert

                        A:

                        Vitamin C Ester Serum features a concentration of 5% Vitamin C Ester.

                        Answered on 12/23/2015 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                    • Q:

                      What is the pH?
                      Asked on 7/27/2015 by Aging

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Expert

                        A:

                        The pH range of the Vitamin C Ester Serum is between 4.0 and 5.0.

                        Answered on 8/4/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
                    • Q:

                      Does the vitamin c serum list an expiration date on bottle?
                      Asked on 2/14/2015 by buff 13 from new york

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Expert

                        A:

                        No expiration date is listed. The period after opening date is 2 years when stored in a cool, dry place.

                        Answered on 2/17/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
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