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Size 1 oz · ITEM 1310564
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$25.00

Love It...This product is great under your makeup....Your skin is silky soft and keeps your makeup fresh, longer.
What it is:
This breakthrough primer preps skin for flawless foundation application and instantly brightens your complexion with a healthy-looking, luminous glow.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
- Sulfates
- Synthetic Fragrances
- Synthetic Dyes
- Petrochemicals
- Phthalates

What else you need to know:
This product is dermatologist tested, ophthalmologist tested, and formulated without preservatives, oil, and fragrance.
Size 1 oz/ 30 mL · ITEM 1822774
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$38.00

Which skin type is it good for?
✔ Normal
✔ Oily
✔ Combination
✔ Dry
✔ Sensitive

What it is:
A lightweight moisturizing luminizer that can be worn alone, over makeup, or as a highlighter for an instant healthy-looking glow.

Solutions for:
- Dullness and uneven texture
- Dryness

If you want to know more…
Instant luminosity, no filter needed. FreshFace Instant Glow Luminizer is a sheer illuminating cream that imparts a natural-looking “no-makeup” glow to all skin tones while moisturizing for a soft, radiant complexion. Thanks to its microshimmer particles that create a subtle luster, the formula flatters all skin types and comes in two universal shades. For mood-lighting in a tube, reach for FreshFace Starlight; for sun-kissed skin without the rays, use FreshFace Sunset. Worn alone, over makeup, or as a highlighter, the lightweight luminizer delivers instant glow to the complexion.

The formula is enriched with moisturizing meadowfoam seed oil and soothing cucumber extract. Vitamin C helps to tone and vitamin E helps to soften, while evening primrose root extract helps to keep skin supple and smooth.*

*In-vitro test on ingredient

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
- Sulfates
- Phthalates

What else you need to know:
"What is a Fresh face? It’s pure, clean, healthy. FreshFace Instant Glow Luminizer blends this notion of natural beauty with an effortless ‘no-makeup' makeup look. The microshimmer particles in the formula create a subtle luster that flatters all skin types, like moonlight reflecting on your complexion. Infused with natural ingredients like skin-softening meadowfoam seed oil, this sheer illuminating lotion can be worn alone, over makeup, or as a highlighter for a fresh, beautiful glow."—Alina Roytberg, Fresh Co-founder

Beauty tips:
-Use over as a primer under your foundation for a flawless, natural-looking glow.
-Mix with your moisturizer to help improve the appearance of your skin.
-Lightly dab a small amount on the cheekbones, down the bridge of the nose, above and below the brow, and on the cupid's bow to double as a highlighter.
-With your fingertip, lightly dab over your favorite lipstick to plump your pout.

Research results:
In-vivo test:
- 97% said it illuminated their skin
- 97% felt it imparted a natural-looking glow
- 94% noticed it gave their skin instant radiance and luminosity
- 94% said it was suitable for their skin tone
- 94% felt it enhanced their complexion
- 91% reported it brightened dull complexions
- 91% said their skin looked supple

This product is a 2016 Teen Vogue Beauty Game Changer Award winner.
Size 0.47 oz/ 14 mL · ITEM 1634302
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$15.00

What it is:
A nail polish with iridescent pearls that brighten the pink nail bed, leaving the appearance of whiter tips and healthier nails.

What it does:
Give nails a dose of healthy-looking illumination with this limited-edition polish. The ultimate treatment for yellowing, stained, or dull looking nails, its patented Regenerating Complex—a blend of aldehyde, zinc, and calcium—boosts the production of keratin for harder, stronger, and well-nourished nails.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
Size 0.1 oz/ 2.5 mL · ITEM 1120773
COLOR: 1 Luminous Radiance [ 13 more colors ]
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$35.00

The best...Love this...Brightens and makes you look like you get the sleep you need....I love this radience make up pen.
What it is: A sheer, shimmer-free brightening pen for all-over, natural luminosity.

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Antioxidant Vitamin E and Ruscus Extract: Reduce visible signs of fatigue.
- Hyaluronic Acid: Hydrates and gives skin a fuller look.
- Moroccan Calendula Extract: Soothes and protects skin.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, phthalates, and mineral oil.

What Else You Need to Know: This light-reflecting, micro-pearl formula highlights your best features without any shimmer or glitter. It’s infused with skin-loving ingredients like ruscus extract, hyaluronic acid, and vitamin E to support natural hydration and deliver antioxidant care that helps diminish visible signs of fatigue.
Size 0.16 oz/ 5 mL · ITEM 1660547
COLOR: Light to Medium [ 1 more colors ]
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$32.00

Enjoy !...Pure love....Perfect brightening for the eyes...I received this free in my #beccavoxbox and will definitely purchase once I am out.
What it is:
A full-coverage corrector that brightens the appearance of under-eye darkness and lifts with light—it’s like eight hours of sleep in a jar.

What it does:
Infused with ultra-fine, light-reflecting illuminators, this rich, luminescent cream instantly brightens the look of under-eye darkness. It smooths the look of fine lines around the eyes, without settling into them. Backlight technology reflects light to draw attention away from lines and wrinkles, creating a lifting effect. This formula also perfectly preps and evens skin tone for concealer application.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
- Sulfates
- Phthalates

What else you need to know:
BECCA is and will remain a cruelty-free company. They do not test their products on animals, and will continue to hold true to this principle.
Size 0.22 oz/ 6 mL · ITEM 1478353
COLOR: Chantilly [ 29 more colors ]
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$30.00

LOVE IT...Love it!...It does brighten, but on me it was very sheer and I didn't think it covered very well....However it does have a good coverage and it does last a long time but I prefer the urban decay naked skin and the makeup forever full coverage concealer.
What it is: An award-winning concealer that corrects, contours, highlights, and perfects with up to 16 hours of creamy, medium-to-buildable coverage and a natural, radiant finish.

Coverage: Medium

Finish: Natural

Formulation: Liquid

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Mineral Tone Balancing Powder: Works to optically correct, not mask, imperfections.
- Multi-Active Botanical Blend (Magnolia Bark Extract, Grape Seed Extract, and Vitamin E): Helps hydrate, reduce the appearance of redness, and support skin resilience by promoting moisture retention.
- Light-Diffusing Mineral Powder: Reduces the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles and helps even out the look of skin tone.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, triclosan, and triclocarban, and contains less than one percent of synthetic fragrances. This product is also vegan and gluten-free.

What Else You Need to Know: Ideal for all skin types, this multi-action formula lasts up to 16 hours, and masks imperfections, blurs the look of lines and wrinkles, and hides dark circles and signs of fatigue. The botanical blend hydrates, firms, reduces redness, and strengthens the look of skin by helping its barrier retain moisture.

Clinical Results: In a clinical independent study on 61 participants:
- 89% felt the product leaves the skin looking firmer
- 93% felt the product effectively conceals dark spots, blemishes and dark under eye circles
- 80% felt the product blurs lines and wrinkles
Size 0.15 oz/ 4.4 g · ITEM 2086783
COLOR: 5 [ 1 more colors ]
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$22.00

Love it!...Good Coverage...Really brightens my eyes....I recommend you apply with a brush, as using your finger in the little pot can prove to be fairly messy.
What it is:
A creamy, color-correcting concealer.

What it does:
Brighten up tired eyes, hide dark circles, and conceal imperfections with Boi-Ing Brightening Concealer. This creamy concealer has melon undertones to camouflage discoloration. This easily blendable cream concealer color corrects and imparts a radiant finish.

Beauty tip:
Dab a tiny amount of this brightening concealer on the inner corners of your eyes and on the darkest part of your under-eye area to brighten it up. Blend outwards.
Size 0.34 oz/ 10 mL · ITEM 1779073
COLOR: Fair [ 11 more colors ]
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$26.00

love it!...I love it!...lasts forever and is really brightening....Only giving it four stars because I recently tried the shape tape concealer because my shade in this concealer was not available in store when I ran out and find it to be much better.
What it is:
A lightweight, 12-hour concealing serum with skin-soothing benefits that provides targeted, medium, buildable coverage.

What it does:
- Vegan concealer and tinted moisturizer hybrid
- Hydrates skin while covering imperfections for up to 12 hours
- Concentrated pigments hide redness, blemishes, and dark circles with medium, buildable coverage
- Formulated with antioxidant-rich algae to help smooth and illuminate

What else you need to know:
This product is vegan friendly and dermatologist tested.

Clean at Sephora
When you spot our Clean seal, you can be sure we’ve checked that this brand’s product is made without the ingredients you told us you’d most like to avoid.

Clean at Sephora™ is formulated without:
Sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, triclosan, triclocarban. All skincare, hair, and makeup brands with the Clean Seal have less than one percent of synthetic fragrances.
Size 0.28 oz · ITEM 1868272
COLOR: Light [ 17 more colors ]
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$24.00

Great coverage...love this concealer...In the end it does brighten....I chose medium thinking it would be like their CC cream but it's a little lighter but gives a good highlight and brightens my eyes.
What it is: A concealer, infused with Drops of Light Technology™ to brighten dark under-eye circles, that won't crease or crack.

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Drops of Light Technology: Delivers high-performance, optical-blurring benefits and natural-looking radiance for more youthful-looking skin.
- Collagen: Supports skin elasticity for a youthful, smooth appearance.
- Antioxidants: Protect against free-radical damage.

What Else You Need to Know: Experience the same full coverage as the original bestselling Bye Bye Under Eye Concealer (sold separately), now with Drops of Light Technology for added radiance to brighten dark under-eye circles. The formula also includes IT Cosmetics’ proprietary Expression Proof Technology™ for all-day wear.

Clinical Results: In a consumer study:
- 93% said the product provides full coverage
- 86% said the product corrects the look of imperfections
Size 0.17 oz/5.0mL · ITEM 2264471
COLOR: Shade 2 [ 10 more colors ]
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$22.00

SO IN LOVE...Great blend!...It did brighten under my eyes but I can not use it to conceal up to my lash line....The best application for me is using a brush and I found that it "sets" a bit too fast for me so I only work on one side at time.It blends beautifully.I have also used it as a spot treatment over moisturizer and blend out on those "no make up" days.
What it is: A multi-purpose, full-coverage liquid concealer that hides it all—from dark under-eye circles to blemishes to discoloration.

Coverage: Full

Finish: Natural

Formulation: Liquid

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

What Else You Need to Know: This full-coverage concealer feels lightweight and doesn’t cake, crack, or settle into fine lines. The formula includes algae-derived ingredients known for smoothing the look of skin and specially-coated pigments that leave a natural finish that doesn’t flake or crease.

Clinical Results: In a self-evaluation by 109 women after 1 week:
- 97% said it looks smooth
- 94% said it doesn’t look cakey
- 95% said it conceals dark under-eye circles
Size 0.14 oz/ 4.2 g · ITEM 2107886
COLOR: #2 [ 1 more colors ]
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$28.00

Love it!...Thumbs Up...I use it every single day and it's like I haven't made a dent in the product....Amazing, fine powder to set your makeup under the eyes, gives a subtle reflect to brighten the dark areas under your eyes.
What it is:
A transparent, weightless powder to set under-eye concealer, brighten dark circles, and diminish the look of fine lines.

What it does:
Create the appearance of naturally-perfected skin, while maximizing the wear and coverage of makeup. This transparent under-eye setting powder brightens, lightens, and creates a look of luminosity. Formulated with light-reflecting, micronized pigments, this super-soft, weightless powder delivers a soft, radiant finish and resists settling into fine lines, accentuating shadows, or building up on skin.

What else you need to know:
This product is dermatologist- and ophthalmologist-tested. It is perfect for all skin types, even sensitive ones.
Size 0.09 oz/ 2.7 g · ITEM 2037588
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$25.00

in love!...Loved it!...I received this product complimentary but my opinion is 100% Honest!...Super soft and silky!
What it is:
A targeted brightening and setting powder for lasting makeup wear.

What it does:
This weightless, invisible loose powder brightens and sets under-eye makeup for lasting wear. Infused with light-reflecting pearl powders, it instantly blurs the appearance of fine lines, without settling into them.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
- Sulfates
- Phthalates
Size 0.27 oz/ 8 mL · ITEM 1866318
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$31.00

Which skin type is it good for?
✔ Normal
✔ Oily
✔ Combination
✔ Dry
✔ Sensitive

What it is:
A silky, universally tinted eye brightener, formulated to visibly illuminate the undereye area, cover dark circles, and blur imperfections for a refreshed, radiant-looking finish.

Solutions for:
- Dark circles
- Fine lines and wrinkles

If you want to know more…
This lightweight formula provides a visible lift and leaves the eye area looking rejuvenated and radiant, while reducing the appearance of fatigue. AlgaCorrecting complex—with unique microalgae and pigments—creates natural color correction, treating dull, uneven skintone for a brighter complexion. Microalgae oil, which is a patented regenerative compound produced from micro-algae, provides smooth application while improving the appearance of firmness and tone. Alguronic acid provides antiaging and brightening benefits to the delicate eye area. This lightweight formula can be used alone or before concealer to illuminate the eyes.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
- Sulfates
- Phthalates

What else you need to know:
This product is also formulated without synthetic dyes, GMOs, and triclosan. It is noncomedogenic, dermatologist tested, and hypoallergenic.

Research results:
In a consumer use study of 60 women, using product once a day over 28 consecutive days:
- 95% of subjects reported the eye serum brightener minimized the appearance of dull, uneven skin around the eyes

After 10 Days:
- 98% of subjects reported the eye serum brightener leaves skin around the eyes feeling smooth

After 28 Days:
- 97% of subjects reported the eye serum brightener visibly brightens the eye area
ITEM 1978774
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$24.00

What it is:
This feather-light formula creates the perfect canvas for eyeshadow.

What it does:
This soothing formula instantly brightens while intensifying color and giving you a crease-proof finish that lasts. The unique combination of mineral pigments, hydrating aloe, regenerating rose hip oil, and de-puffing arnica protect as well as they perform.

What else you need to know:
This product is vegan, Leaping Bunny-certified cruelty-free, made with 52 percent certified organic ingredients, and noncomedogenic. It contains no nano-particles, synthetic fragrances, soy, or gluten.

Clean at Sephora
Clean at Sephora is formulated without a list of over 50 ingredients, including sulfates (SLS and SLES), parabens, phthalates, and more. For the full list, check out the Ingredients tab.
Size 0.19 oz/ 5.5g · ITEM 2139574
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$19.00

What it is:
A peach-toned brightener that helps you look like you’ve had a full night’s sleep.

What it does:
This buildable formula works to color correct dark circles so you appear wide awake and ready to take on the day. It can be used alone and under (or over) concealer for a quick brightening effect.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
- Sulfates
- Phthalates
Size 0.33 oz/ 10.0 mL · ITEM 2240208
COLOR: 1 [ 6 more colors ]
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$15.00

What it is: A brightening, medium-coverage, liquid foundation, with SPF 15, now available in a perfect try-me-size mini.

Coverage: Medium

Finish: Natural

Formulation: Liquid

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

SPF: SPF 15

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Octinoxate and Titanium Dioxide: Sunscreen.

What Else You Need to Know: Hello Happy Flawless Brightening Liquid Foundation looks natural, and is lightweight and virtually undetectable on skin. Its photochromic pigments adapt to brighten skin in any lighting. Flower acids boost radiance, and hyaluronic acid helps maintain hydration.

Clinical Results: In a self-evaluation by 105 women, after 1 week:
- 96% said it helps skin look flawless
- 90% said complexion looks brighter