Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily
Skincare Concerns: Dark Spots and Dullness/Uneven Texture
- Hydroquinone 2%: Powerful skin-lightening ingredient at the highest level available without a prescription; clinically proven to fade unwanted skin discoloration including dark spots, age spots, and freckles.
- Glycolic Acid: Evenly exfoliates to make skin look younger and smoother; enhances the penetration of ingredients to achieve better performance for faster, visible results.
- Hexapeptide-2: Skin-brightening peptide that diminishes the appearance of excess pigmentation.
Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, triclosan, and triclocarban, and contains less than one percent of synthetic fragrances. This product is also cruelty-free and gluten-free.
What Else You Need to Know: Trial-sized and perfect for travel or discovering new favorites, the Start Bright Here kit includes a cleanser, a serum, and a moisturizing day cream.
This Set Contains:
- 1.5 oz Essential-C™ Cleanser
- 0.33 oz Rapid Age Spot and Pigment Lightening Serum
- 0.7 oz Essential-C™ Day Moisture Broad Spectrum SPF 30 | PA+++
-AM and PM, massage Essential C™ Cleanser over dampened face and neck. Rinse and pat dry.
-Apply Essential-C™ Day Moisture Broad Spectrum SPF 30 | PA+++ liberally to face, neck, and chest.
-PM, after cleansing, massage Rapid Age Spot and Pigment Lightening Serum evenly over clean face, neck, and chest. Follow with a Murad moisturizer and sunscreen during the day.
-For external use only.
-Avoid contact with eyes.
-Keep out of reach of children.
-If swallowed, get medical help or contact a poison control center right away.
-Sun alert: contains an alpha hydroxy acid (AHA) that may increase your skin’s sensitivity to the sun and cause sunburn. Use a sunscreen and limit sun exposure while using this product.
Water, Cocamidopropyl Betaine, Disodium Laureth Sulfosuccinate, Glycerin, Butylene Glycol, Aminomethyl Propanol, Polysorbate 20, Acrylates/C10-30 Alkyl Acrylate Crosspolymer, Panthenol, Phospholipids, Tocopheryl Acetate, Retinyl Palmitate, Ascorbyl Palmitate, Ascorbic Acid, Chitosan, Rice Amino Acids, Zinc Aspartate, Allantoin, Sodium PCA, Lactose, Cellulose, Hydroxypropyl Methylcellulose, Propyl Gallate, Disodium EDTA, Phenoxyethanol, Caprylyl Glycol, Chlorphenesin, Limonene, Linalool, Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Orange) Oil, Citrus Nobilis (Mandarin Orange) Peel Oil, Ocimum Basilicum (Basil) Oil, Citrus Grandis (Grapefruit) Peel Oil, Ferula Galbaniflua (Galbanum) Resin Oil, Fragrance, Iron Oxides (CI 77492).
Rapid Age Spot and Pigment Lightening Serum:
Water, Alcohol Denat., Glycolic Acid, Butylene Glycol, Glycerin, Methyl Gluceth-10, Dextran, Hexapeptide-2, Rice Amino Acids, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice, Urea, Yeast Amino Acids, Trehalose, Inositol, Taurine, Betaine, Zinc Gluconate, Ascorbic Acid, Chitosan, Propyl Gallate, Nonoxynol-10, Lecithin, Tocopherol, Magnesium Ascorbyl Phosphate, Dipotassium Glycyrrhizate, Palmitoyl Hydroxypropyltrimonium Amylopectin/Glycerin Crosspolymer, Vitis Vinifera (Grape) Seed Extract, Chitosan PCA, Allantoin, Polyquaternium-10, Sodium Metabisulfite, Sodium Sulfite, Sodium Hydroxide, PPG-26-Buteth-26, PEG-40 Hydrogenated Castor Oil, Hydroxyethylcellulose, Disodium EDTA, Limonene, Linalool, Fragrance.
Essential-C™ Day Moisture Broad Spectrum SPF 30 | PA+++:
-Avobenzone 3%, Homosalate 6.5%, Octinoxate 7.5%, Octisalate 5%, and Oxybenzone 2%
Water, Butylene Glycol, Stearic Acid, Diisopropyl Sebacate, Cocoglycerides, Lauryl Lactate, Glyceryl Stearate, PEG-100 Stearate, Isodecyl Neopentanoate, Dimethicone, Cetyl Alcohol, Cetyl Phosphate, Urea, Yeast Amino Acids, Trehalose, Inositol, Taurine, Betaine, Phospholipids, Retinyl Palmitate, Tocopheryl Acetate, Ascorbyl Palmitate, Pelvetia Canaliculata Extract, Ectoin, Ginkgo Biloba Leaf Extract, Vitis Vinifera (Grape) Seed Extract, Passiflora Incarnata Extract, Tetrahexyldecyl Ascorbate, Sodium PCA, Panthenol, Tripleurospermum Maritimum Extract, Zinc Gluconate, Ethyl Linoleate, Magnesium Aluminum Silicate, Xanthan Gum, Aminomethyl Propanol, Disodium EDTA, Phenoxyethanol, Caprylyl Glycol, Chlorphenesin, Limonene, Linalool, Fragrance (Parfum), Yellow 6 (CI 15985), Red 33 (CI 17200).
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