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Size 1.7 oz/ 50 g · ITEM 1901230
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$59.00

Wow !...Not bad...It doesn't work great with cystic acne, however....I received a sample version of this in my play box a while back when I was receiving the play box (I canceled my subscription, I literally only found two products after a years worth of subscriptions that worked for me, it was a waste of money, I expected better quality from Sephora it was the real letdown, but that's a whole other story!).
Which skin type is it good for?
✔ Normal
✔ Oily
✔ Combination

What it is:
A skincare mask designed to visibly clear the complexion.

Solutions for:
- Pores
- Acne and blemishes
- Oiliness

If you want to know more…
SEXY SKIN FOR EVERYONE! NEW SIZE! NEW PRICE!

The SUPERMUD® Clearing Treatment was developed to address common skin concerns, which include blemishes, redness, scars, razor bumps, and in-grown hair. The potent mud formula supports skin’s natural oil balance, while a proprietary blend of six acids (glycolic acid, salicylic acid, lactic acid, mandelic acid, pyruvic acid, and tartaric acid) works to help minimize pores and create clearer skin. Activated-X charcoal lifts away dirt and other skin congestions, resulting in a refined, healthy-looking complexion.

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

What else you need to know:
SUPERMUD is now offered in a 50 g jar—which is 45 percent more for the same price.

This product is an Allure Reader’s Choice award winner.

Research results:
In a consumer study on a number of participants, after 1 day:
- 94% felt their skin looked renewed
- 91% saw an improvement in skin clarity
- 94% felt the product gently cleared their skin

After 3 uses over 7 days:
- 98% reported their skin looked renewed
- 97% saw an improvement in skin clarity
- 97% felt the mask gently cleared their skin
Size 1 oz/ 30 mL · ITEM 1418581
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$105.00

A WOW!...In love...Cystic Acne Miracle...I got a sample with my order and I tried on after my black mask and the results were amazing, the next day everybody gave me complements on my skin I have sensitive skin and I love this product I went back to sephora store and got me a full size, I love this stuff I use it only at night my skin feels great the next morning looks amazing between my clarasonic, the sunday riley face wash and the good genes treatment my skin looks awesome.
Which skin type is it good for?
✔ Normal
✔ Oily
✔ Combination
✔ Dry

What it is:
A clarifying, line smoothing lactic acid treatment.

Solutions for:
- Dullness and uneven texture
- Dark spots
- Fine lines and wrinkles

If you want to know more…
Good Genes All-In-One Lactic Acid Treatment is formulated with high potency, purified grade lactic acid that immediately exfoliates dull, pore-clogging dead skin cells, revealing smoother, fresher, younger-looking skin. Fine lines appear visually plumped while the skin looks more radiant. With continued use, the appearance of stubborn hyperpigmentation and the visible signs of aging are reduced for a healthier-looking complexion. Perfect for all skin types and all ages, this treatment is enhanced with licorice for brightening, Good Genes clarifies, smooths, and retexturizes for instant radiance.

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

What else you need to know:
Backstage at NY Fashion Week, Sunday Riley combines two pumps of Good Genes and one pump of Ceramic Slip Clay Cleanser for a "flash facial." Leave on for one to 10 minutes for an immediately radiant, deep detox facial. This product is cruelty-free.

"As with any AHA, use a sunscreen to prevent sun sensitivity."—Sunday Riley

Research results:
Clinically tested and proven to significantly improve the appearance of lines and wrinkles in 3 minutes. Results obtained via profilometry analysis:
- 100% of women said their skin looked and felt significantly smoother and more radiant, with visibly reduced lines and wrinkles after application
- 100% of women said this was the most effective skin-plumping product they have ever used and would definitely recommend this product to a friend
Size 0.14 oz/ 4.4 mL · ITEM 1164110
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$18.00

Um, Wow...Love it...I have cystic acne, and it even helped that!...It's by far the gentlest acne treatment I have ever used, and it doesn't clash with my make-up or moisturizers (other acne treatments have caused a peeling effect on my moisturizers and make-up).
What it is:
A botanically-based spot treatment for acne blemishes.

What it does:
Botanical willow bark helps provide relief from breakouts effectively and safely, even for the most sensitive skin. This unique anti-irritant calms inflammation while soapberry peel cleans and purifies. A combination of jojoba leaf and vitamins C and E work with other effective ingredients to help reduce redness, control oil, maintain a clear complexion, and combat free radicals.

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

What else you need to know:
This product is ideal for all skin types, including sensitive skin.

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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 0.5 oz/ 15 mL · ITEM 1933100
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$22.00

SO GOOD....Love it!...Highly, highly recommended for cystic acne!...I tested this product after receiving it for free at influenster, I have reeealy sensitive skin and I breakout easily and also I get dark spots for nothing pretty much.
Which skin type is it good for?
✔ Oily
✔ Combination

What it is:
A maximum strength two percent salicylic acid gel formula that reduces blemish size and redness in as little as four hours.

Solutions for:
- Acne and blemishes
- Oiliness
- Pores

If you want to know more…
This maximum strength formula contains salicylic acid to exfoliate, clear pores, and smooth skin. Inspired by pine and thyme extracts, a patented complex fights irritants while preserving skin’s healthy balance. The clear gel formula works well under makeup without pilling or peeling to treat blemishes while concealing.

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

What else you need to know:
The cooling gel soothes skin on contact while going to work immediately to treat blemishes. Apply Rapid Relief Acne Spot Treatment when a blemish is emerging for ultimate control over acne.

Research results:
In a Murad sponsored study:
- 97% agree blemish appearance improved after just 1 day
Size 1.7 oz/ 50 mL · ITEM 1463801
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$59.00

My fav...I Like...NOT for cystic acne!!...I love this stuff and the white jar I love how it makes my skin feel and I also love the smell like as if I was at the spa I go between the this one and the white jar.love it and as far as the price go I think its reasonable considering how much I pay for 1 facial at the spa.awesome product.
Which skin type is it good for?
✔ Normal
✔ Oily
✔ Combination
✔ Dry

What it is:
A professional-quality facial in a jar that softens and brightens in as little as 10 minutes.

Solutions for:
- Fine lines and wrinkles
- Dullness and uneven texture

If you want to know more…
SEXY SKIN FOR EVERYONE! NEW SIZE! NEW PRICE!

The YOUTHMUD™ Tinglexfoliate Treatment moisturizes, exfoliates, and lifts away impurities without disturbing skin’s essential oils. Antiaging ingredients brighten and smooth while delivering a tighter, more youthful appearance with visibly minimized pores.

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

Research results:
In a consumer study, after 1 day:
- 97% agreed skin looked and felt smoother
- 91% reported brighter skin
- 94% experienced gentle surface exfoliation

After 3 uses, over 7 days:
- 100% agreed dull skin appeared brighter
- 97% reported gentle surface exfoliation
Size 1 oz/ 30 mL · ITEM 1164094
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$35.00

In Love...it's ok...I can have those cystic zits for a LONG time, and they were getting smaller!...The girl who helped me suggested I use it as an all over treatment (since my cyclic acne is pretty bad) around my period, and I do notice that my skin looks a little better.
Which skin type is it good for?
✔ Normal
✔ Oily
✔ Combination
✔ Dry
✔ Sensitive

What it is:
A highly effective, lightweight daily treatment gel that helps clear congested skin and addresses the cause of future blemishes.

Solutions for:
- Blemishes
- Pores
- Uneven texture

If you want to know more…
This soothing treatment gel is formulated to help absorb excess oil, purify skin, unclog pores, and maintain a clear-looking complexion without irritation.

What else you need to know:
This product is preservative-free for sensitive skin. It’s also artificial fragrance and color-free, gluten-free, ethanol alcohol-free, and dermatologist tested.

Essential to every boscia product is their botanical blend: an effective mix of jojoba leaf and willow herb. Jojoba leaf is a powerful antioxidant that helps to prevent free radical damage caused by pollution, UV rays, and other environmental irritants. Willow herb is a natural skin-calming botanical that helps to alleviate inflammation and redness.

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.

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 1 oz · ITEM 1212265
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$149.00

It Works...Love it....Over the past year of cleaning up my diet (Perricone), my cystic acne has disappeared and I no longer take meds....Thank you Sephora for giving us such a great deal on top of the fact a product that really gives results, at least for me.When I run out of the samples, maybe in 2 years, I would pay full price without a doubt.
Which skin type is it good for?
✔ Normal
✔ Oily
✔ Combination
✔ Dry
✔ Sensitive

What it is:
A powerful, anti-aging treatment that delivers dramatic results for visibly smoother, firmer, more radiant-looking skin.

Solutions for:
- Fine lines and wrinkles
- Loss of firmness and elasticity
- Dullness and uneven texture

If you want to know more…
Dr. Perricone’s proprietary Liquid Crystal Delivery System is what makes the Cold Plasma difference. This award-winning technology effectively transports potent ingredients to where your skin needs it most for visibly dramatic results. Suitable for all skin types, this universal formula addresses the most stubborn signs of aging, diminishing the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles, redness, and dryness while also improving your skin’s firmness, elasticity, and radiance.

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

What else you need to know:
This product is free of synthetic fragrances and dyes and fragrance. Perricone MD's commitment to formulation integrity and effectiveness means that certain scents cannot be masked, but should dissipate quickly soon after application.
Size 1 oz · ITEM 1167147
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$26.00

I win....Love it...I have hormonal cystic acne long my jawline so going into Sephora I didn't think they could help with that... Wrong, I put this on my acne for 2-3 days and it was completely gone, and as you know cystic acne is hard to get rid of since they are under the skin, but the next 2 days they were completely gone!...really calms those cyst like bumps that hurt but never come to the surface - I only use it at night because it does leave a pink cover - if I am feeling sensitive, I leave it on for about 2 minutes and then wash off still getting great results
Which skin type is it good for?
✔ Normal
✔ Oily
✔ Combination
✔ Dry

What it is:
An effective blemish-fighting acne treatment to minimize pimples, zits, and help prevent future breakouts.

Solutions for:
- Acne/blemishes
- Pores

If you want to know more…
Kate's bestselling EradiKate™ Acne Treatment is specifically formulated with the highest level of sulfur allowed to effectively fight blemishes, reduce acne, and help keep skin free of new breakouts. AHAs are designed to reduce the appearance of enlarged pores while zinc oxide, a natural mineral, provides oil control by absorbing excess sebum. The result is clearer skin that lasts.

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

What else you need to know:
EradiKate Acne Treatment is most effective when applied to affected areas as soon as blemishes or pimples are noticed.

"Do you have a pimple you can feel but can't see? Use EradiKate on the area immediately to help prevent it from surfacing."—Kate Somerville, Founder
Size 4 oz/ 120 mL · ITEM 1906106
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$38.00

Love it...it's ok...While placing an order on Sephora, there was a code for a free deluxe sample fo this, so I thought I would give it a try and get it for him....The EradiKate Daily Cleanser Acne Treatment, is better at cleansing and removing makeup compared to getting rid of acne Positives- Prevent future acne from occurring no smell helps fade scars Negatives- pink does not get ride of acne dries out skin if over-used I tried this product for about two month and did not see any decrease in my acne, and no new acne.
Which skin type is it good for?
✔ Normal
✔ Oily
✔ Combination

What it is:
A daily foaming acne cleanser that promotes visibly clearer skin without drying.

Solutions for:
- Acne and blemishes
- Oiliness
- Pores

If you want to know more…
This powerful, medicated cleanser delivers a luxuriously whipped texture and three percent sulfur to address acne and blemishes, draw out impurities, and target congested pores. Honey and rice bran extracts calm redness, while natural oat extract addresses excess sebum. With continued use, this gentle, yet effective daily cleanser leaves skin clearer with visibly minimized pores.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
- Sulfates
- Phthalates
Size 2 oz · ITEM 1694173
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$54.00

LOVE IT...it's good...Alright, I work at Sephora but this is not a "wow buy this cause it works" this is a "wow this is the best mask I've tried in a long time" and I mean it....It doesn't have a super offensive oder and it's a little drying (to be expected as it's a acne clearing mask) but my skin feels nowhere near as tight as like when I use a Glamglow mask.
What it is:
An innovative, gel-cream mask that helps clear acne breakouts, dissolve impurities, and minimize the appearance of pores without over-drying skin.

What it is formulated to do:
EradiKate™ Mask Foam-Activated Acne Treatment gently exfoliates dead skin cells and helps unclog pores while sulfur reduces the appearances and helps prevent pimples, zits, and future breakouts. Within minutes Kate’s unique foam-activated technology penetrates to help dissolve impurities and dirt, and address oily skin. An advanced botanical complex of boswellia serrata, honey extracts, and rice bran work to calm and soothe skin. Use this mask with Kate Somerville’s bestselling EradiKate Acne Treatment for an acne regimen that promotes a clearer complexion.

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

What else you need to know:
This product is a CEW Beauty Insider Award winner for Best Acne Treatment in Prestige.

Research results:
In an independent clinical study after just 1 week:
- Women showed an 88% reduction in the number of blackheads
- Women showed a 55% reduction in the number of whiteheads
- 100% of women showed a reduction in pore size

After 4 weeks:
- Women showed a 100% reduction in the number of blackheads
- Women showed a 86% reduction in the number of whiteheads
- 100% of women showed a reduction in pore size
- 80% of women reported it prevents clogged pores to minimize breakouts
- 77% of women reported it absorbs excess oil
- 87% of women reported skin looked and felt smoother
Size 1.7 oz/ 50 mL · ITEM 2070944
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$44.00

Love it...No hype!...My skin felt really soft after using and be for I apply I use a cleaner and a tonner then I apply this....use the Murad Outmart Acne Badge treatment for a week without interruption and the results were favorable and visible in a short time.
Which skin type is it good for?
✔ Normal
✔ Oily
✔ Combination

What it is:
A powerful treatment with five clinically proven acne-clearing acids to clear existing acne and help prevent future breakouts.

Solutions for:
- Acne
- Oiliness
- Pores

If you want to know more…
This medicated lightweight gel serum is clinically proven to reduce overall acne in just one week. Salicylic acid combines with lysophosphatidic, hydroxydecanoic, sebacic, and glycolic acids in penta-acid technology to clear skin of acne-causing bacteria, oiliness, and blackheads while minimizing dryness and irritation.

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

What else you need to know:
Five acids. Clear skin. Proprietary penta-acid technology is salicylic acid combined with lysophosphatidic, hydroxydecanoic, sebacic, and glycolic acids to reduce pimples, blackheads, and whiteheads. This product is non-irritating, non-drying, and free of gluten, alcohol, and animal-derived ingredients.

"I have seen many patients develop a tolerance to prescription acne treatments, and when they stop working, it’s devastating. Treating acne demands a more holistic approach that includes lifestyle, nutrition, and advances in topical skincare. I developed Outsmart Acne™ Clarifying Treatment to be used as part of a whole-person regimen to help skin stay consistently clear."—Howard Murad, M.D., FAAD

Murad is cruelty-free, and is proud to deliver high-performance formulas that are tested on people, not animals.

Research results:
In clinical expert grading:
- 96% of subjects had reduced pimples, blackheads, and whiteheads in just 1 week
Size 0.33 oz/10 mL · ITEM 2021046
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$16.00

So good!...Best stuff...I have stubborn acne flairups once a month that get huge and stay for over a week and with this twice a day on clean skin it keeps my blemish small and it goes away in 2 days!!...I constantly have a zit on my face and after using this paired with the knockout tingling treatment my pimples are gone within a day or 2!
Which skin type is it good for?
✔ Normal
✔ Oily
✔ Combination
✔ Dry
✔ Sensitive

What it is:
An acne treatment gel with a proprietary skin-recovery complex to clear breakouts quickly and promote balanced, smooth skin with no redness, dark spots, or scarring.

Solutions for:
- Acne and blemishes
- Pores
- Redness

If you want to know more…
This formula gently and effectively treats visible acne overnight using a skin-recovery complex that blends salicylic acid, vitamin B3, azelaic acid, caffeine, and other complexion clearers. The formula helps fight redness and unclog pores while calming and soothing post-breakout skin. The result is a clarified, glowing complexion free of redness, dark spots, and hyperpigmentation.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
- Phthalates

What else you need to know:
This product is dermatologist tested, hypoallergenic, vegan, and fragrance-free.
ITEM 1778364
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$22.00

Works but $$$...Works Wonders!...It works great for me, I babe relatively tan skin, so I don't know if that has anything to do with it, but I love this product and it clears my acne right up!...Sulfur spot treatment is really the only thing that has actually gotten rid of my pimples so I was without a spot treatment solution while traveling until I discovered this.
What it is:
A bestselling blemish banisher now in individually wrapped, pre-treated swabs.

What it is formulated to do:
This powerful pink acne treatment is formulated with 10 percent Sulfur—the highest level allowed to effectively fight acne—to help clear skin of blemishes and acne-causing bacteria. It also contains AHAs to reduce the appearance of enlarged pores and help control sebum production. This acne treatment also prevents future breakouts, resulting in a clearer complexion.

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

What else you need to know:
"Do you have a pimple you can feel but can't see? Use EradiKate on the area immediately to help prevent it from surfacing."—Kate Somerville, Founder
Size 0.68 oz/ 20 mL · ITEM 1989318
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$28.00

Love it!...Thank you!...I don't have to use a lot of product and it doesn't dry me out too much....I think it'll last a long time because you only need to use a little bit.
Which skin type is it good for?
✔ Oily
✔ Combination

What it is:
A spot treatment that targets problem areas on contact to help clear blemishes.

Solutions for:
- Oiliness
- Acne and blemishes

If you want to know more…
Breakout Control Targeted Acne Spot Treatment effectively targets acne and blemishes at the source. Salicylic acid refines skin texture and possesses anti-bacterial properties to suppress acne-causing bacteria, oil-absorbing ginger root extract delivers gingerols to soothe skin, and frankincense helps reduce sebum production.

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

What else you need to know:
This product was inspired by the original Blue Astringent Herbal Lotion formulated in 1964, and is tested under dermatologist supervision. As part of your acne-free skincare routine, start using the Blue Herbal Gel Cleanser, followed by the Blue Astringent Herbal Lotion and Blue Herbal Moisturizer.

This product is an Allure Best of Beauty award winner.
Size 5 oz/ 150 ml · ITEM 1989292
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$22.00

Beyond efficient...love this product!...I have oily acne prone skin and this has a nice tingle once applied....I am a dedicated Clinique user but needed a product with salycyclic acid in it to clear the breakouts.
Which skin type is it good for?
✔ Oily
✔ Combination

What it is:
A high foaming acne cleanser that helps purify pores, removing traces of dirt and oil.

Solutions for:
- Oiliness
- Acne and blemishes

If you want to know more…
Inspired by the iconic Blue Astringent Herbal Lotion formulated in 1964, this oil-fighting cleanser is formulated to help clear blemishes, pimples, blackheads, and whiteheads, and prevent new ones from forming. It contains salicylic acid to penetrate deep into pores.

What else you need to know:
This product is tested under dermatologist supervision.
Size 0.15 oz/ 4.3 g · ITEM 1378215
COLOR: Translucent [ 1 more colors ]
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$26.00

in love...Not Bad...I just loved this Lip Treatment,,, I used it at bedtime and it kept my lips moist throughout the night and I really believe I could see a difference in the wrinkles around the lip area,,, I was just so sad when it ran out a little sooner than I expected, but I will purchase again because I really do LOVE it!!!!...I travel a lot for work, and although at a steep price for a lip balm, it's the only thing that works for me when my lips are dehydrated from the dry air on an airplane and in different climates.
Which skin type is it good for?
✔ Normal
✔ Oily
✔ Combination
✔ Dry
✔ Sensitive

What it is:
A lip treatment that enhances volume, provides moisture for up to 24 hours, and smooths the look of wrinkles around the delicate lip area, making it the perfect prep step for long-wear lip color.

Solutions for:
- Dryness
- Fine lines and wrinkles

If you want to know more…
Fresh Sugar Advanced Therapy Lip Treatment is like lingerie for the lips, acting as the first layer to prep for long-wear lip color and nourishment. This ultra-hydrating lip treatment is proven to significantly boost moisture for 24 hours, enhance visible volume, and improve the definition of the lip area for younger-looking lips.

The lip treatment is fortified with sea fennel to help smooth the look of fine lines and wrinkles and define the lip area, while antioxidant-rich orange extract helps protect the lips.

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

What else you need to know:
"You have to treat your lips the same way you treat your eyes. For these delicate areas, you need ingredients that not only correct but also prevent. With this in mind, we blended effective skin care ingredients with sublime textures for nourishing formulas that offer soft, supple, and youthful lips."—Lev Glazman, Fresh Co-founder

Research results:
In vivo test:
- Proven to keep lips moisturized for 24 hours
- Proven to immediately smooth the lips and significantly moisturize and enhance volume after just 4 weeks of use
- 100% noticed their lips were more moisturized, nourished, and supple
- 100% reported healthier-looking, softer, silkier lips
- 100% felt it protected their lips overnight, removed dry flakes, and improved dry lips
- 97% reported improved elasticity and smoothness around the lip area
- 93% felt it retexturized and visibly improved the overall appearance of their lips

Beauty tips:
- Prep and prime with Sugar Advanced Therapy Lip Treatment to keep lips hydrated under any long-wear lipstick, including matte and liquid lipstick.
- Use this lip treatment as a recovery step after removing drying lipstick.