A potent brightening serum that combines the clinical strength of 15% THD vitamin C with super root turmeric to visibly improve dark spots and even skin tone while being gentle on skin.
Recommended for: NOVA is suitable for all skin.
+ Dark Spots
+ Uneven Skin Tone
A key ingredient in NOVA is antioxidant-rich super root turmeric which gives this serum a ginger-like smell that fades upon application. Like all of our products, NOVA is 100% natural and made without any added fragrances.
In a blind use test on 65 men and women (ages 25-59 yrs), participants reported the following results after 7 days of twice-daily use:
Scent: Turmeric, ginger-like
Texture: Silky, creamy
Color: Pale yellow
Apply 1-2 pumps onto skin after cleansing and before moisturizing. For additional skin-tone-evening benefits, use 2-3 drops of LAPIS facial oil as the final step before applying SPF
*Store in a cool, dry place and out of direct sunlight.
K E Y I N G R E D I E N T S
15% THD Vitamin C: An ultra stable Vitamin C that improves the look of hyperpigmentation.
Turmeric: An organic super root packed with antioxidants that helps even skin tone.
Arbutin: Naturally derived from bearberry, helps even discoloration and tighten the look of pores
Full list of ingredients:
Aqua/water/eau, Tetrahexyldecyl Ascorbate, Glycerin, C9-12 Alkane, Sodium Stearoyl Glutamate, Propanediol, Cetearyl Olivate, Sorbitan Olivate, Arctostaphylos Uva-Ursi Leaf Extract, Curcuma Longa (Turmeric) Root Extract, Terminalia Chebula Fruit Extract, Terminalia Ferdinandiana Fruit Extract, Hyaluronic Acid, Polyglyceryl-6 Stearate, Sclerotium Gum, Polyglyceryl-6 Polyricinoleate, Sodium Levulinate, Sodium Anisate, Melia Azadirachta Flower Extract, Coco-Caprylate/Caprate, Butylene Glycol, Melia Azadirachta Leaf Extract, Ocimum Sanctum Leaf Extract, Sodium Phytate, Averrhoa Carambola Fruit Extract, Polyglyceryl-6 Behenate, Ocimum Basilicum (Basil) Flower/Leaf Extract, Tocopheryl Acetate, Echinacea Purpurea Extract, Ananas Sativus (Pineapple) Fruit Juice, Corallina Officinalis Extract, Leuconostoc/Radish Root Ferment Filtrate, Citric Acid
*Bolded text indicates USDA Certified Organic ingredient
Truly Natural. Vegan. Cruelty-Free.
Herbivore products are truly natural, vegan, and cruelty-free. They contain no synthetic ingredients – this includes no dyes, no fragrances, and no synthetic preservatives. Additionally, they are concentrated blends containing no fillers and using the minimum amount of ingredients necessary to achieve the maximum results.
Our Sustainability Core Values.
As an ultra-clean, plant-based brand, we make our products, source ingredients, and design packaging to be gentle on the planet and on our bodies. By avoiding synthetic ingredients, we ensure that our products are as biocompatible as possible. We package primarily in glass and paper, using recyclable plastic only where absolutely necessary. Always trying to reduce our footprint further, we are looking into ways to reduce and 100% eliminate all virgin plastic from our packaging by 2025.
Place outer carton into paper recycling.
Rinse the glass bottle thoroughly, and recycle.
Unfortunately pumps cannot be recycled at this time due to their many mixed parts. That's why Herbivore is moving to pumps that contain post-consumer recycled materials. Please dispose of them properly.
I absolutely love this Vitamin C it has brighten my complexion and within two months I saw a noticeable difference in my pigmentation, my blemishes has cleared up about 80%. I have rosacea so I fell really good about the results. I would recommend this product.
Excellent product. Has evened out skin tone and brightens skin calms redness.
By far, and I have tried bazillions of skincare products over the years, this product is a game changer. I had dark spots from chronic sun exsposure over the years, this product has made my skin tone more even. I have super sensitive skin and this is so gentle yet effective in living up to its claims.
Awesome brightening serum! Its always gives me a little bit of a glow after I put it on, like I've been in the sun for 10 minutes. Highly recommend!