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Phloretin CF® with Ferulic Acid Vitamin C serum for face

Phloretin CF® with Ferulic Acid is rated 4.6 out of 5 by 83.
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A patented daytime vitamin c antioxidant face serum that delivers advanced environmental protection and diminishes the appearance fine lines and discoloration. U.S. Patent No. 9,248,082.

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Product Details

Phloretin CF features a patented synergistic combination of 2% phloretin, 10% pure vitamin C (l-ascorbic acid), and 0.5% ferulic acid for enhanced protection against atmospheric skin aging – environmental damage and premature signs of aging caused by free radicals from UVA/UVB, infrared radiation (IRA), and ozone pollution (O3). In addition to antioxidant protective benefits, Phloretin CF improves the appearance of discoloration, fine lines, and uneven skin tone.

  • Provides advanced environmental protection by neutralizing damaging free radicals
  • Improves the appearance of discoloration and overall skin tone
  • Once absorbed, this vitamin C serum remains effective for a minimum of 72 hours
  • Paraben-, fragrance-, and dye-free
  • Ideal for normal, oily, and combination skin types

How To Use

In the morning after cleansing and toning, apply 4-5 drops to a dry face, neck, and chest before other skincare products. May be used on the back of the hands. It is normal for vitamin C products to darken after opening due to air and light exposure. The formula will remain effective. Once opened, it is recommended to be used within 3 months of opening.

Complete your regimen with a SkinCeuticals sunscreen. When used together, SkinCeuticals antioxidants and broad spectrum sunscreens provide the most complete protection against visible aging caused by environmental aggressors.

  • Science & Proof

  • Science

    SkinCeuticals research shows that specific combinations of antioxidants, when effectively formulated, provide superior results to each single antioxidant formulation.

    Phloretin CF is a triple antioxidant cocktail formulation shown to provide broad-range environmental protection due to a synergistic combination of 2% phloretin, 10% pure vitamin C (L-ascorbic acid), and 0.5% ferulic acid. It is formulated under the Duke Antioxidant patent. Vitamin C is a highly-potent antioxidant that is, by its structure, difficult to effectively deliver on skin. The Duke Antioxidant patent describes the formulation parameters required for effective delivery of vitamin C to skin: 1) pure l-ascorbic acid (vitamin C); 2) an acidic pH within the 2.0-3.5 pH range and; 3) a concentration between 10%-20%. SkinCeuticals is the only brand to formulate antioxidants according to these parameters.

    SHIELD AGAINST ATMOSPHERIC AGING

    SkinCeuticals defines atmospheric aging as the visible result of a range of environmental aggressors on skin, including UV, infrared radiation (IRA), and pollution. Ongoing SkinCeuticals research shows that over-exposure to these aggressors may cause visible skin aging, and topical antioxidants can help prevent the impact to skin.

    Learn more about atmospheric aging and ozone pollution

Key Ingredients

  • 2% phloretin
  • 10% L-ascorbic acid
  • 0.5% ferulic acid

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

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aqua / water / eau, dipropylene glycol, alcohol denat., ascorbic acid, butylene glycol, triethyl citrate, phloretin, ferulic acid

Physician Insight

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I love patients to start the day with Phloretin CF to fight free radicals and smooth fine lines and wrinkles in the perfect concentration that our skin can use. We use an antioxidant for post-procedure homecare to complement results

Dr. Thomas Bender – Advanced Dermatology and SkinCare Centre

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Reviews

Rated 4 out of 5 by from Hopeful but inquiring about the smell I’ve gotten a sample of this from my facialist and I want to continue using it, but I know that vitamin c is extremely unstable so I’d like to know if my product is spoiled before I continue using it. It smells like smoked meat. Literally. And it’s yellowish in color. I know that when vitamin c serums turn color, that means they are turning bad and therefore losing efficacy. Can you tell me how it’s supposed to smell when it’s fresh? Does it always have a smokey scent to it? Lol
Date published: 2019-09-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from nice Love the product, smell is not so great but results are worth it. Product is a little pricey.
Date published: 2019-08-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Skin looks amazing I was given this after IPL treatments. I love this stuff, my skin looks great. I've tried buying similar products off amazon, and they do not compare to this.
Date published: 2019-06-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from What did I do before this?!? After doing a lot of research, I decided to give this a try. Wow. I was really impressed. I have been using it for about a year now with great results. It is my very favorite Skinceuticals product. Highly recommend!
Date published: 2019-06-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from My favorite! I use this with a couple other products that skinceuticals offer and seen such a difference in my skin. A bit pricey but lasts a while and to me so worth it.
Date published: 2019-06-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Must have!! This stuff is amazing!! I quit using it after about five years and tried other things only to come back...this stuff helps to reverse aging!! Must have product!!
Date published: 2019-06-08
Rated 4 out of 5 by from great product I received a sample and I noticed a difference in my skin in a week. My skin became radiant and growing. I bought a full size and I absolutely love it.
Date published: 2019-06-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Feels light I bought this 6 months ago, used every morning, and it just barely ran out. It feels light and layers well. Smells better than the CE Ferulic serum.
Date published: 2019-06-08
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