philosophy when hope is not enough serum, 4 oz

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philosophy: may we grow beautiful as we grow wise.

What is it: A lightweight, antioxidant-rich facial firming serum designed to help minimize the appearance of the signs of aging.

Who is it for: All skin types. Anyone experiencing the signs of aging who wants to bring back the natural radiance of dull-looking skin, and to help improve the skin's firmness.

Why is it different: This serum uses glutathione, peptides, vitamins C and E, and soy to create a lightweight formula that helps firm skin and minimize the appearance of fine lines. Its antioxidant properties help revitalize your complexion.

How do I use it: Apply the serum morning and evening after you cleanse, but before you moisturize. Place five to six drops in the palms of your hands and apply to the face and neck, avoiding the eye area.

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  • 4-fl oz when hope is not enough facial firming serum

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philosophy when hope is not enough serum, 4 oz is rated 4.2 out of 5 by 251.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Amazing...love,love,love I bought this about 6 months ago...i love using it after i wash my face (with of corse their products) before going to bed and when i wake up and put on my make-up i look flawless and younger my skin is firmer and I'm 47 and i do not look it when i do use it. I highly recommend this product, It works!
Date published: 2017-04-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from HATE Philosophy products apart from this serum!!! Everything I've tried from the Philosophy line has been returned over the years apart from this serum. I started using this about seven years ago and always return. Yes, I have cheated on this serum with others such as Juice Beauty & Sunday Riley. However, I just placed another order for this one. It's become my go-to, as they say. This plumps much more than some of the more expensive products on the market. People call THIS expensive??? Have you seen what some of the luxury brands charge now??? This is a deal & it works for me!!!
Date published: 2017-02-02
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Nice Baby Steps Purchased in a kit, knowing I like Purity. This is cute for teaching little girls how to start skin care regimes but not serious for adult skin care.
Date published: 2017-01-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Miracle in a bottle I have used Philosophy products since they began selling at QVC. I have used PURITY facial cleanser since it was first sold and nothing else on my face. My skin feels really clean and not tight after washing (no dry patches, either). I always apply this wonderful serum as well as a moisturizer afterwards. I just love this serum, wouldn't be without it. I am on auto delivery so I don't run out. I am often complimented on my skin (I am in my mid-60s). I attribute it to excellent skin care and excellent products such as this line. I don't think the smell is over-powering and the little fragrance it omits is quickly dissipated. I will continue using Philosophy products, especially WHINE Serum.
Date published: 2016-12-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best Ever I've used everything out there and this is one of the few products that has kept my skin wrinkle free and improved my skin in all areas. I've spent thousands of dollars on serums, creams, beauty tools, you name it and I can truly say, this is all I need. The rest of my beauty regime is packed away or given away. I'm 62 and people think I'm in my twenties, seriously!!! This product has worked wonders for me. I had good skin to begin with, but this has seemed to stop the aging effects and reversed them. Awesome product! I have added Josie Maran's argon oil products with this in the last week, waiting to see if I turn into a teen now!!! Very excited and would recommend this to anyone who has tried it all.
Date published: 2016-11-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Miracle! I wish I took before pictures!! I and my family and friends noticed!! they constantly asked what was I using on my skin because it looked so radiant and smooth, and the very noticable dark spot that always made me selfconsious , that was on my brow....85 % GONE!!! Thank you Philosophy!!!
Date published: 2016-11-19
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Over priced! Simply put I didn't see a difference after a month of use. I have used other products that delivered better results at half the price.
Date published: 2016-11-03
Rated 2 out of 5 by from After Using For Over A Week, No Difference Had high hopes for this product, as the Hope in a Jar did not give enough moisturizer, so though that the two together might be a solution. Unfortunately all this product did was to coat my skin. Yes, that did make it appear smoother, but this is not going to improve anything. Needless to say returning.
Date published: 2016-10-11
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