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NOVA 15% Vitamin C + Turmeric Brightening Serum
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$64.00

Rated 4.6 out of 5
Based on 62 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 62 reviews
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62 Reviews
Reviewed by grace a.
Verified Buyer
I recommend this product
Age
25-34
Skin Type
Combination
Skin Concerns
  • Acne
  • Pores
  • Dullness
  • Dryness
  • Sensitivity
My Skin Results
  • Brighter
  • Smoother
  • Softer
  • Reduced redness
  • Glowing
Rated 5 out of 5
Review posted

this is majik☆♡☆

i really love everything about this nova serum. the beautiful color, the consistency, the earthy smell, & my skin absolutely loves it too. has brightened my skin up a lot since using every morning. i use about a half a pump w the same amount of moon fruit & aquarius. they all have very similar texture & it is a beautiful array of color too.

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Reviewed by Kara
Verified Buyer
I recommend this product
Age
35-44
Skin Type
Oily
Skin Concerns
  • Acne
  • Dark Spots
  • Oiliness
  • Pores
  • Dullness
My Skin Results
  • Improved dark spots
  • Clearer
  • Glowing
  • Even skin tone
  • Brighter
Rated 5 out of 5
Review posted

Whoah!

This company always delivers and omg this product may be one of my favorites! I have consistently used it for a couple weeks now and I can already see some of my dark spots fading. Overall my skin looks a bit more even as well. I have super oily skin and I love the feeling of the formula and have no problem using under my other skin care routine or makeup. I'm excited to see the results after I get to the end of the bottle. This, the lapis oil, and the emerald cbd oil will never leave my skin care arsenal!

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Reviewed by Deb
Verified Buyer
I recommend this product
Age
35-44
Skin Type
Dry
Skin Concerns
  • Dark Spots
  • Anti-Aging
  • Dullness
My Skin Results
  • Brighter
  • Improved dark spots
  • Even skin tone
Rated 5 out of 5
Review posted

Incredible brightening

My skin has always had melasma throughout but after a week or so I saw a noticeable evening in tone. My skin is so much brighter and more even toned now after a month of use!

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Reviewed by Annaminka
I recommend this product
Age
25-34
Skin Type
Combination
Skin Concerns
  • Acne
  • Anti-Aging
  • Dark Spots
  • Dryness
  • Dullness
My Skin Results
  • Brighter
  • Smoother
  • Improved dark spots
  • Clearer
  • Glowing
Rated 5 out of 5
Review posted

Perfection

I could go on and on but to simplify .. this product delivers better skin. Just overall beautiful skin. It’s my favorite product and I can’t imagine not having it in my lineup.

Combine this with the Lapis oil and I haven’t had skin like this since I was 20 (now 34 and hormonal acne is a real and devastating thing).

Do yourself and favor and buy both products NOW!

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Reviewed by Jillian
I recommend this product
Age
45-54
Skin Type
Normal
Skin Concerns
  • Anti-Aging
  • Dullness
  • Sensitivity
My Skin Results
  • Brighter
  • Smoother
  • Softer
  • Hydrated
  • Even skin tone
Rated 5 out of 5
Review posted

Effective and gentle!

I love how soft my skin feels in the morning. I can see the results in the mirror too. It is definitely delivering those results - brightening and yet gentle.

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