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Sunday Riley C.E.O. 15% Vitamin C Brightening Serum

This serum takes its name from the ingredients it's formulated with—vitamin C, vitamin E, and a blend of antioxidants—but also truly lives up to its C.E.O. title, working like a boss to brighten, tighten, and plump your complexion. With a potent 15% dose of an oil-soluble version of the brightening savior called tetrahexyldecyl ascorbate (a derivative of vitamin C), it addresses signs of aging and gives you a more even-toned complexion. In this format, it can penetrate deep and fast into your skin, so you get instant radiance. And it doesn't just make your skin look more refined and clearer thanks to saccharide isomerate extract and glycolic acid, it also reduces any redness or irritation with the help of phytosterols, so even sensitive types can use it.

Sunday Riley C.E.O. 15% Vitamin C Brightening Serum
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Sticky and Heavy, but it works

Initially, I was really disappointed by this. It actually made my skin purge, and I didn't like the smell nor did it sink in quickly the way it did for others. That said, however, it really works! Once I found a way to actually incorporate it into my routine, I came to love it. I use it in my nighttime skincare regimen. Often, I'll pair it with another sleeping mask just for extra moisture and I wake up and my skin will look amazing. My advice to others who find it tacky/sticky on their skin is to apply it at night and reap its benefits in the morning!

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I was getting off of retinol and wanted to find a replacement treatment. An esthetician recommended finding a product with vitamin c and glycolic acid. I did some research and settled on this one and I have not been disappointed! My skin looks and feels amazing- better than using a retinol! Highly recommend!

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Brightening glow
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Used this serum this week in the mornings - made my skin bright and glowy! Felt fresh, loved the smell.

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Refreshing
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This is an awesome pick-me-up for my heavy, tired eyes! It brightens and gives my skin a nice glow.

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Sunday Riley is the best moisturizer I have ever used. it instantly brightens my eyes and skin. I definitely added this to my regular skin care routine and recommended it to everyone!

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Big price little bottle
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Smells good. Difficult to tell if it makes a difference one way or another because the sample is so small so I can't use it for an extended amount of time.

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this stuff is so amazing I did end up buying another mini. cant afford the full size Sunday riley products so I find bundles to treat myself to.

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Works
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I love this stuff. It really did brighten my skin. Would love to try another sample

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Love!

This face serum has been awesome! Talk about revitalized cheeks and fore head!!!

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Beautiful glow

Love this stuff! It brightens and give my skin a radiant glow.

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