SK-II GenOptics Aura Essence Serum
Which skin type is it good for?
What it is:
A bestselling brightening serum that unveils your skin's natural aura with within.
- Dullness and uneven texture
- Dark spots
- Uneven skin tone
If you want to know more…
Packed with brightening ingredients, this lightweight serum absorbs quickly to improve dullness and reduce spots caused by sun damage for clear, radiant skin. The formula—which has been reformulated to minimize the look of age spots—combines active brightening ingredients with pitera, which is a bio-ingredient rich in vitamins, organic acids, minerals, and amino acids that work together to enhance skin cell renewal.
What else you need to know:
GenOptics Aura Essence serum is part of the SK-II skin brightening products collection, which was designed to illuminate and brighten skin by diminishing the look of dark spots, revealing a more radiant complexion. It is colorant-free and not tested on animals.
This products won awards for Best Serum for Sensitive Skin — Fall 2016 O, The Oprah Magazine Beauty-O-Wards and Best Overall Skin Brightener — 2016 ELLE Singapore Beauty IT List.
-Aura Complex: A combination of prunus extract, Pitera, and active whitening ingredient D-melano P3C™, which mitigate the look of sun damage and melanin formation that can lead to dark and dull-looking skin tone.
-Siberian Ginseng Extract: An anti-aging ingredient with antioxidants that help firm, tone, and brighten skin’s appearance.
Water, Galactomyces Ferment Filtrate (Pitera), Niacinamide, Butylene Glycol, Triethylhexanoin, Pentylene Glycol, Glycerin, Nylon-12, Phytosteryl/Octyldodecyl Lauroyl Glutamate, Polymethylsilsesquioxane, Boron Nitride, Panthenol, PEG-20 Sorbitan Cocoate, Inositol, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Mica, Phenoxyethanol, Acrylates/C10-30 Alkyl Acrylate Crosspolymer, PEG-11 Methyl Ether Dimethicone, Polyacrylamide, Aminomethyl Propanol, Undecylenoyl Phenylalanine, Benzyl Alcohol, C13-14 Isoparaffin, Disodium EDTA, Hydrolyzed Prunus Domestica, Xanthan Gum, Sodium Benzoate, Hexyldecanol, Laureth-7, Citrus Reticulata Peel Extract/Citrus Reticulata (Tangerine) Peel Extract, Methylparaben, Ascorbyl Glucoside, Prunus Mume Fruit Extract, Tocopherol, Fragrance, Limonene, Citronellol, Linalool, Geraniol, Ci 77891 (Titanium Dioxide).
-Use this face serum after you cleanse, tone, and treat, but before you moisturize.
-Use daily, in the morning and again in the evening, for best results.
-Release a dropper-full amount of serum into your palm.
-Apply evenly onto your face by dotting on the forehead, both cheeks, and chin.
-Add a few extra drops to areas you're concerned about, and gently massage into skin, starting in the center and spreading outward.
-Complete the treatment with light tapping for better penetration.