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NOVA 15% Vitamin C + Turmeric Brightening Serum
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$64.00

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$64.00

Rated 4.6 out of 5
Based on 165 reviews

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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.

1 oz | 30 mL glass bottle

Lapis Blue Tansy Face Oil
Pair it with LAPIS Blue Tansy Face Oil for an even skin routine.
  • Recommended for: NOVA is suitable for all skin.

    Target concerns:
    + Dullness
    + Dark Spots
    + Uneven Skin Tone

    NOVA is powered by THD vitamin C—a highly efficacious, oil-soluble ingredient that deeply penetrates the skin to brighten dark spots and improve hyperpigmentation. At a potent level of 15%, this treatment gives skin an immediate boost of radiance and significantly brightens skin in seven days. Best yet, the powerful formula is gentle on sensitive skin, so everyone can enjoy its incredible benefits.

    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.

    Clinical results:
    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: 

    • Brighter skin in 7 days
    • No new breakouts
    • No irritation

    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.

  • RECYCLING INSTRUCTIONS

    • 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.

average rating 4.6 out of 5
Based on 165 reviews
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165 Reviews
Reviewed by Kim D.
Verified Buyer
I recommend this product
Age
25-34
Skin Type
Dry
Skin Concerns
  • Dark Spots
  • Dryness
  • Dullness
  • Sensitivity
My Skin Results
  • Improved dark spots
  • Brighter
  • Hydrated
Rated 5 out of 5
Review posted

Love it!

I've tried this as a sample several times and have liked it every time. I finally bought the full-size bottle and like it even more. It's very creamy and hydrating, and I can see it fading some of my hyperpigmentation already.

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Reviewed by Jillian R.
Verified Reviewer
I recommend this product
Age
45-54
Skin Type
Combination
Skin Concerns
  • Anti-Aging
  • Dark Spots
  • Dryness
  • Sensitivity
  • Dullness
My Skin Results
  • Brighter
  • Smoother
  • Softer
  • Reduced redness
  • Improved dark spots
Rated 5 out of 5
Review posted

I love this potion

First off for the fact that this has Chebula in it, I for sure wanted to try. I got a mini bottle and have since bought the full sized I have dry sensitive skin that is prone to redness. The turmeric helps inflamed tissue. My age spots on my cheek have almost disappeared.

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Reviewed by Anne D.
Verified Buyer
I recommend this product
Age
35-44
Skin Type
Normal
Skin Concerns
  • Dark Spots
  • Anti-Aging
  • Acne
My Skin Results
  • Brighter
  • Smoother
  • Improved wrinkles
  • Improved blemishes
  • Glowing
Rated 5 out of 5
Review posted

Impressive!!

I was looking for a new vitamin C serum and this is the best I’ve ever tried! Leaves my skin hydrated, firmed and glowy. Love love love! Not sticky but soft and moisturized. Nearly immediate results with de-puffed and glowy under eye results! I have been using this product twice daily for several weeks and the cumulative results are very impressive. I use this with the Moon Dew firming eye cream and Lapis Blue Tansy facial oil. Love these products!

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Reviewed by Charles R.
Verified Buyer
I recommend this product
Age
35-44
Skin Type
Combination
Skin Concerns
  • Dark Spots
  • Dryness
  • Anti-Aging
My Skin Results
  • Brighter
  • Hydrated
  • Reduced redness
  • Clearer
  • Glowing
Rated 5 out of 5
Review posted

Awesome Stuff

Great! It does what it's supposed to do and does it well. It's not greasy and doesn't clog my pores. Two thumbs up!

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Reviewed by Haven G.
Verified Buyer
I recommend this product
Age
25-34
Skin Type
Oily
Skin Concerns
  • Anti-Aging
  • Dark Spots
  • Dryness
  • Dullness
  • Oiliness
My Skin Results
  • Brighter
  • Smoother
  • Softer
  • Hydrated
Rated 5 out of 5
Review posted

Best vitamin C serum!

This is my 3rd bottle of the nova serum!

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