Squalane + Lactic Acid Resurfacing Night Serum

10% lactic acid serum delivers dramatically smoother, more luminous skin overnight.  

1606 reviews
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Squalane + Lactic Acid Resurfacing Night Serum

10% lactic acid serum delivers dramatically smoother, more luminous skin overnight.  

1606 reviews

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Clinical Report

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  • Panelists showed +113% improvement in skin hydration after 1 night*
  • 100% showed improvement in the appearance of pores*
  • 100% showed a visible reduction in the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles*
  • This rapid retexturizing serum with 10% vegan lactic acid dissolves dead surface cells and reveals soft, luminous new skin below.
  • Unlike other treatments with long wait times, results are visible quickly—as soon as overnight, or after only 1-2 weeks.
  • Lactic acid is a “does-it-all” ingredient that fights uneven texture, minimizes signs of aging, and can be layered with other Biossance treatments to amplify their benefits.
  • Award winner
    • 2020 Women’s Health Beauty Awards “Best Serum”
    • 2021 Glamour Beauty Awards "Best Exfoliator"

Take rough, bumpy skin texture and smooth it out in just one week. The gentle intensity of this exfoliating AHA lactic acid face serum delivers a smoother and softer texture, visibly diminished fine lines, and an overall brighter complexion, while the squalane at the heart of the formula soothes and fortifies to make skin stronger and healthier from within. Powerful but non-irritating, the 10% vegan lactic acid formula delivers silky skin—at any age.

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Sunburn alert: ‘Contains Alpha Hydroxy Acids (AHAs) that may increase skin’s sun sensitivity and the chance of sunburn. Use only as directed. Avoid contact with the eyes. If irritation persists discontinue use and consult a physician. It is recommended that prior to exposure to the sun, users cover areas where AHAs have been applied with sunscreen. Contact of the product with the skin must be of limited frequency or duration.’

  • EWG EWG

    EWG

  • Vegan Vegan

    Vegan

  • Cruelty Free Cruelty Free

    Cruelty Free

  • Nontoxic Nontoxic

    Nontoxic

  • Paraben free Paraben free

    Paraben free

  • PEG free PEG free

    PEG free

  • Synthetic fragrance free Synthetic fragrance free

    Synthetic fragrance free

  • Vegan Vegan

    Vegan

Directions:

    Massage 2-3 pumps of lactic acid serum into your skin at night, after applying your Squalane Eye Cream. Follow with your Squalane + Omega Repair Cream for extra hydration. (Don’t forget your neck and décolleté.) Gentle enough to use nightly.

Layering Guide:

  • Step 1: Cleanser
  • Squalane + Elderberry Jelly Cleanser
  • Squalane + Antioxidant Cleansing Oil
  • Squalane + Amino Aloe Gentle Cleanser
  • Step 2: Toner
  • Squalane + BHA Pore Minimizing Toner
  • Step 3: Mask
  • Squalane + Glycolic Renewal Facial
  • Step 4: Eye Treatment
  • Squalane + Peptide Eye Gel
  • Squalane + Marine Algae Eye Cream
  • Step 5: Treatment
  • Squalane + Phyto-Retinol Serum
  • Squalane + Lactic Acid Resurfacing Night Serum
  • Squalane + Vitamin C Dark Spot Serum
  • Step 6: Moisturizer
  • Squalane + Omega Repair Cream
  • Squalane + Probiotic Gel Moisturizer
  • Step 7: Oil
  • 100% Squalane Oil
  • Squalane + Vitamin C Rose Oil
  • Step 8: Sunscreen
  • Squalane + Zinc Sheer Mineral Sunscreen
  • Step 9: Makeup
  • Apply foundation, BB/CC creams and any color cosmetics
  • Anytime: After Step 1, Over Makeup, or Throughout the Day
  • Squalane + Omega Repair Hand Cream
  • Squalane + Hyaluronic Toning Mist
  • Squalane + Rose Vegan Lip Balm
10% Vegan Lactic Acid
  • SQUALANE: Derived from sugarcane, it mimics body's natural hydrating oils to provide weightless moisture to deliver active ingredients deep into the skin and prevent overdrying.
  • Clover: Boosts lactic’s exfoliating benefits by revving up cell turnover. It also helps reset and renew skin after each day’s dose of UV rays, blue light and pollution.

All Ingredients:

Water/Aqua/Eau, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Lactic Acid, Squalane, Glycerin, Sodium Hydroxide, Cetearyl Olivate, Propanediol, Sorbitan Olivate, Cetearyl Alcohol, Lespedeza Capitata Leaf/Stem Extract, Polyacrylate Crosspolymer-6, Acacia Senegal Gum, Sodium Gluconate, Xanthan Gum, Phenoxyethanol, Ethylhexylglycerin, Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Oil, Linalool.

  • Yes, Lactic Acid Resurfacing Night Serum is safe for daily use and does not need to be washed off. However, you can absolutely cleanse your skin during your AM routine if you so desire.
  • The AHAs in Lactic Acid Resurfacing Night Serum make your skin more sensitive to the sun, so it is always recommended to wear SPF during the day.
  • Lactic Acid Resurfacing Night Serum has a creamy texture that penetrates without leaving a sticky after feel.
  • Lactic Acid Resurfacing Night Serum exfoliates skin, which can help reduce the appearance of discoloration and uneven skin tone. Be sure to wear SPF during the day.
  • Lactic Acid Resurfacing Night Serum hasn’t been tested for use with retinol. If you have sensitive skin, it is always a good idea to do a patch test first. If you were to use a conventional retinol with this product a good practice would be to alternate days between this and your retinol product. A great alternative is Phyto-Retinol Serum, which can be used with this and doesn’t have the same photosensitivity as traditional retinol. We suggest Phyto-Retinol Serum in the morning and Lactic Acid Resurfacing Night Serum at night. If you want to use them together, apply Phyto-Retinol Serum first, then layer Lactic Acid Resurfacing Night Serum over.

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12/03/2022
Anonymous
United States

Best night cream

This helps with breakouts (both treating and preventing) and makes my skin feel amazing!

  • What is your skin type? Combination
  • What skin issue concerns you most? Blemishes
  • How old are you? 25-34
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11/30/2022
Anonymous
United States United States

Amazing stuff

I have normal/dry skin, but highly prone to breakouts. This product is one of those staple items that has helped keep my skin not only clear, but also bright and even-toned. I've used the lactic acid serum for over a year and make sure to always have a back up on hand because it's just that good.

  • What is your skin type? Dry
  • What skin issue concerns you most? Blemishes
  • How old are you? 25-34
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11/29/2022
Amanda G.
United States United States

Great Product

So easy to use and does the job. I use this in lieu of mask. This is an easier option. I use it about 2 times per week.

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11/27/2022
Lisa M.
United States United States

Use every night

Obsessed with this Night Serum! Noticed results immediately: brighter, tighter skin while smoothing light wrinkles. Has a slight sting, but never uncomfortable. Just that ooohh.. something is working feeling. Slight smell but dissipates quickly. Not a lot is needed as it spreads nicely and evenly. Full size bottle usually lasts about 6-8 weeks. I always have one chilling in the fridge with another backup on hand. Try it- what does your skin have to lose??!

  • What is your skin type? Sensitive
  • What skin issue concerns you most? Uneven Tone & Dark Spots
  • How old are you? 45-54
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11/24/2022
Julie S.
United States United States

❤️love!

I love the entire line. I'm amazed at the difference in my skin. I'm 64, and truly was not expecting such a difference. I even did a before and after, and my spouse was shocked.

  • What is your skin type? Dry
  • What skin issue concerns you most? Fine Lines & Wrinkles
  • How old are you? 55+

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