- vegan and cruelty-free serum that contains hyaluronic acid and vitamin c.
- it doesn't contain any harsh alcohols, common allergens, fragrances, oils, parabens, silicones or sulfates.
- it is fungal acne (malassezia) safe and reef safe.
Apply a small amount to face in the AM or the PM (PM preferred). Avoid contact with the eyes. A tingling sensation can be expected after application. If the sensation is too strong to tolerate, the formula can be mixed on each application with...
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other creams or serums of your preference. If irritation occurs, cease use and consult a physician. Use only as directed on unbroken skin. Patch testing prior to use is advised.
Vitamin C Suspension 23% + HA Spheres 2% Usage
Routines that use Vitamin C Suspension 23% + HA Spheres 2%:
The Ordinary Vitamin C Suspension 23% + HA Spheres 2% Ingredients List (15)
Ingredients Explained (15)
Ascorbic Acid is AKA L-Ascorbic acid and is a common type of Vitamin C. It contains large amounts of antioxidants, helps to soothe skin, and fades dark spots. It helps aid in UV protection but becomes unstable when exposed to UV and air.
Squalane is a stable and popular moisturizer. It can be derived from plants or certain types of fish, and is found in the sebum of human skin. Alternate name: 2,6,10,15,19,23-Hexamethyltetracosane
Propanoic acid, 2,2-dimethyl-, isodecyl ester
Coconut Alkanes is the product obtained from the complete reduction and hydrogenation of a mixture of fatty acids derived from Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil
Ethylene/Propylene/Styrene Copolymer is a polymer of ethylene, propylene and styrene monomers that has been terminated by hydrogenation
Hexadecanoic acid, 2-ethylhexyl ester; Octyl palmitate
Silane, dichlorodimethyl-, reaction products with silica
Hyaluronic Acid is a humectant, meaning it has the ability to hold water and rehydrate skin. Because of this, it is great for soothing and adding moisture to dry skin. It is naturally occurring in our bodies and is mostly found in eye fluid and joints; it is commonly derived from sodium salt of hyaluronic acid.
Glucomannan is the polymer of Mannose containing side chains of glucose
Alcohols, coco, mixed esters with octanoic and decanoic acids
Butylene/Ethylene/Styrene Copolymer is a polymer of butylene and ethylene and styrene monomers terminated by hydrogenation
Copolymer of 2-ethylhexyl acrylate and one or more monomers of acrylic acid, methacrylic acid or one of their simple esters, crosslinked with ethylene glycol dimethacrylate
Full name: Butylated Hydroxy Toluene. It is an antioxidant made synthetically and often used for preserving. Alternate name: 2,6-Di-tert-butyl-p-cresol