Antioxidants 2020-05-22T13:13:40-04:00

Antioxidant Products

PHLORETIN CF

SkinCeuticals’ Phloretin CF provides powerful antioxidant protection to normal, oily and combination skin types. Designed for daytime use, this antioxidant serum neutralizes free radicals to prevent signs of accelerated skin aging. The blend of phloretin, pure vitamin C and Ferulic acid improve the appearance of discoloration, fine lines and uneven skin tone. Phloretin neutralizes damaging free radicals, improves cell turnover and lightens signs of discoloration. L-ascorbic acid protects your skin from oxidative stress while providing visible anti-aging benefits, while ferulic acid enhances the antioxidant benefits of phloretin and vitamin C.

    Key Benefits:

  • Provides advanced environmental protection from skin-damaging free radicals caused by sun and pollution
  • Improves the appearance of discoloration, brightens and evens skin tone
  • Improves the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, Once absorbed, this vitamin C serum can remain effective for 72 hours
  • Paraben-, fragrance-, and dye-free formulated for normal, oily, combination and aging skin types

Please note: L-ascorbic acid may discolor with time, but oxidation is minimal and the formulation is proven to remain effective. All SkinCeuticals’ antioxidant formulations have been tested in final packaging and have been confirmed to remain stable and effective for 36 months and up to 6 months after opening.

    Key Ingredients:

  • 2% Phloretin: derived from apples and the root bark of fruit trees including apple, pear, and grapefruit, this antioxidant neutralizes damaging free radicals, helps improve cell turnover, and improves the appearance of discoloration.
  • 10% Pure vitamin C (l-ascorbic acid): lauded for its superior antioxidant benefits, this highly potent form of pure vitamin C neutralizes damaging free radicals and protects against oxidative stress while providing visible anti-aging benefits.
  • 0.5% Ferulic acid: a plant-based antioxidant, ferulic acid neutralizes free radicals and enhances the antioxidant benefits of phloretin and vitamins C and E.
SkinMedica TNS Essential Serum

C E FERULIC®

SkinCeuticals’ C E Ferulic features a synergistic antioxidant combination of ferulic acid and pure vitamin C and E to enhance your skin’s protection against environmental damage caused by free radicals. In addition to antioxidant protective benefits, this formula improves signs of aging and photodamage to reduce the appearance of lines and wrinkles while firming and brightening your complexion. Lastly, this powerful formula helps neutralize free radicals induced by UVA/UVB, infrared radiation (IRA) and ozone pollution (O3).

    Key Benefits:

  • Provides advanced environmental protection from skin-damaging free radicals caused by sun and pollution
  • Improves the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles and loss of firmness
  • Evens and brightens skin tone
  • Once absorbed, this vitamin C serum can remain effective for 72 hours
  • Paraben-free and ideal for normal, dry, and sensitive skin types
  • Tested suitable for use post-laser; Always consult with a physician for individual post-procedure care

Please note: L-ascorbic acid may discolor with time, but oxidation is minimal and the formulation is proven to remain effective. All SkinCeuticals antioxidant formulations have been tested in final packaging and have been confirmed to remain stable and effective for 36 months and up to 6 months after opening.

    Key Ingredients:

  • 15% Pure Vitamin C (L-Ascorbic Acid): provides visible anti-aging benefits, brightens skin and helps protect against oxidative stress
  • 1% Vitamin E (Alpha Tocopherol): this pure form of vitamin E neutralizes free radicals and replenishes skin lipids
  • 0.5% Ferulic Acid: a plant-based antioxidant, ferulic acid neutralizes free radicals and enhances the antioxidant benefits and stability of vitamins C and E
SkinMedica HA5

Obagi Vitamin C- Clarifying Serum Normal to Dry

Hyperpigmentation is the uneven darkening or spotting on an area of skin caused by the overproduction of a pigment called melanin. It can occur for a number of reasons, including exposure to UV rays, aging, genetics, hormonal changes and even certain medications.

Obagi-C Fx System C-Clarifying Serum features a non-comedogenic and allergy-tested formula packed with antioxidants, vitamins and nutrients to minimize hyperpigmentation. It lightens and brightens your skin while healing free-radical and sun damage without the use of hydroquinone. With regular use, your complexion looks even, youthful and radiant. The bottle should last approximately 8 weeks with regular use.

  • Key Ingredients: L-Ascorbic Acid: boosts collagen production; reduces the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles and photo-aging
    Arbutin: is a natural skin lightener that stops pigment from forming beneath the skin, preventing hyperpigmentation
Alastin Regenerating Skin Nectar

Obagi Vitamin C- Clarifying Serum Normal to Oily

Hyperpigmentation is the uneven darkening or spotting on an area of skin caused by the overproduction of a pigment called melanin. It can occur for a number of reasons, including exposure to UV rays, aging, genetics, hormonal changes and even certain medications.

Obagi-C Fx System C-Clarifying Serum features a non-comedogenic and allergy-tested formula packed with antioxidants, vitamins and nutrients to minimize hyperpigmentation. It lightens and brightens your skin while healing free-radical and sun damage without the use of hydroquinone. With regular use, your complexion looks even, youthful and radiant. A bottle should last approximately 8 weeks with regular use.

  • Key Ingredients: L-Ascorbic Acid: boosts collagen production; reduces the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles and photo-aging
    Arbutin: is a natural skin lightener that stops pigment from forming beneath the skin, preventing hyperpigmentation
Alastin Restorative Skin Complex

Obagi C- RX System Normal to Dry

Complete skin care regimen specifically formulated for normal to dry skin with 4% hydroquinone to reduce hyperpigmentation, such as dark spots and melasma, and other essential ingredients to help address the signs of skin aging caused by photoaging. Valid prescription required. Please see Important Safety Information below and Prescribing Information.

Kit Includes:

  • C-Cleansing Gel
  • C-Clarifying Serum (Normal to Dry Skin)
  • C-Exfoliating Day Lotion
  • Sun Shield Matte Broad Spectrum SPF 50
  • C-Therapy Night Cream

Not available in select states including MA, MT, NH, NY, and TX, due to state regulations regarding the ability of physicians to dispense prescription drug products in their offices. For an effective, cosmetic skin-brightening option, learn about the Obagi-C® Fx System.

Early Intervention for Signs of Skin Damage

With Obagi-C Rx, you’re on your way to softer, smoother, radiant, and more even-looking skin. The Obagi-C Rx System offers 4% hydroquinone to reduce hyperpigmentation, and other key ingredients that help address the signs of skin aging to maintain younger-looking skin.

Obagi-C Rx System products are ideal if you have:

  • Hyperpigmentation, sun damage, and age spots
  • Uneven skin tone
  • Rough skin
  • The appearance of fine lines and wrinkles
  • Dry, normal, or oily skin
  • Deep Skin Absorption

CONTRAINDICATIONS:

  • People with prior history of sensitivity or allergic reaction to this product or any of its ingredients should not use it. The safety of topical hydroquinone use during pregnancy or in children (12 years and under) has not been established.

Clinically Supported Ingredients

  • Prescription 4% hydroquinone
  • Improves hyperpigmentation (brown spots)
  • Provides a lighter, more even-toned complexion
  • Other key ingredients that address the signs of skin aging
  • An exfoliator helps support skin turnover through gentle exfoliation
  • 10% L-ascorbic acid (Vitamin C) helps defend against free radicals
  • A broad-spectrum sunscreen helps protect against harmful UVA and UVB rays
Alastin Ultra Nourishing Moisturizer

Obagi C- RX System Normal to Oily

Complete skin care regimen specifically formulated for normal to oily skin with 4% hydroquinone to reduce hyperpigmentation, such as dark spots and melasma, and other essential ingredients to help address the signs of skin aging caused by photoaging. Valid prescription required. Please see Important Safety Information below and Prescribing Information.
Kit Includes:

  • C-Cleansing Gel
  • C-Balancing Toner
  • C-Clarifying Serum (Normal to Oily Skin)
  • Sun Shield Matte Broad Spectrum SPF 50

C-Therapy Night Cream CONTRAINDICATIONS:

  • People with prior history of sensitivity or allergic reaction to this product or any of its ingredients should not use it. The safety of topical hydroquinone use during pregnancy or in children (12 years and under) has not been established.
Alastin Restorative Neck Complex