Acne Serum

Acne Serum

Rated 4.7 out of 5
224 Ratings

Organic Acne Serum. Fresh.

If you wondering why our Acne Serum works so well, it's the Matcha Tea and the Tea Tree Essential Oil in just the right ratios, along with linolenic oils. Sebum production is reduced and bacteria is controlled without synthetics, alcohol, peroxide, antibiotics or anabolic steroids.

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  • Ingredients

Your Acne Serum Is Freshly Handcrafted.

It's just not healthy for a serum to sit around for years in some warehouse somewhere. The ingredients are at peak performance when fresh and that's why we ship everything we make within a week or so from formulation, always using pure organic or wildcrafted ingredients. You'll feel the difference of freshness right away.  

The ingredients are simple. Each carefully selected to target a specific aspect of acne. Nothing more and nothing less. Here is a brief mention of the key players and their primary function.

  • Tea Tree Essential Oil prevents the bacterial growth leading to clogged, inflamed pores.
  • Matcha Tea is one of the world's most effective antioxidants with dozens of curative attributes.
  • Borage Oil has an extremely high percentage of sebum dissolving Linoleic Fatty Acids.
  • Rosewater, as a base, contributes both a low pH and high levels of floral antioxidants.

Used in conjunction with our Delicate Facial Cleanser, Rosewater Toner and Hydration Moisturizer will address most of the issues at the root of either pimples or blackheads.

A Place For The More Curious Mind.

While our Team is here for you, it would help us if you checked our FAQ page first before calling or emailing. If FAQ didn't do it, just pick up the phone and call Kim, or email our team.

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Kim R Emanuel Luminance Skincare Founder/Formulator  

  • Personal Cell Phone 707.372.6607 (10 am- 2 pm PST)

How Use

  • Apply to a freshly cleansed and toned face; not dripping wet, but still a little bit moist from your toner.
  • Apply a small amount to your finger tips and work it into your skin. Apply in small sections.
  • Let the serum completely absorb into your skin.
  • Apply a light mist of toner and lightly massage your face to work the serum in even deeper.
  • Follow up with a moisturizer.

The Best Water Temperature For Your Face

Not too hot and not too cold. Goldilocks water. Adjust the water temperature as you let it flow over your hands until they say "Mmmmm that feels nice". That's your skin telling you the temperature is just right. Skin is very smart and if you listen carefully it'll tell you what it likes and needs to be healthy. Lovely and glowing.


Be Gentle. Always remember. Easy does it. Be gentle. Never do anything that irritates, scratches or in any way hurts your skin. If it hurts even a little bit that's your skin saying "don't do that". So no wash cloths. No sponges and for heavens sake no machines should ever be used on your facial skin.

Hands only. Skin on skin becomes so obvious if you think about it.

P.S. We have a blog post that covers more acne basics! Acne Ingredients to Avoid

When You Need More Detail?

While our Team is here for you, it would help us if you checked our FAQ page first before calling or emailing. If FAQ didn't do it, just pick up the phone and call Kim, or email our team.

For Product Questions, Returns, Discounts, Subscription Concerns

info@luminanceskincare.com

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ship@luminanceskincare.com

Kim R Emanuel Luminance Skincare Founder/Formulator  

  • Personal Cell Phone 707.372.6607 (10 am- 2 pm PST)

A Few Words On Ingredients:

Obviously, pristine super quality ingredients are very important. Every constituent of a skincare product should be either organic or wildcrafted; ours are. Ingredients considered separately should all be what skin readily considers a nutrient source and non threatening; ours are. And lastly formulating an ideal skincare product is a lot more than just randomly assembling a list of good ingredients, it's understanding the secondary and sometimes tertiary interactions and achieving the ideal ratios, we do.

Ingredients:

A complete listing of all of the ingredients in this product. Absolutely nothing left out. Nothing hidden.

  • Matcha Tea Powder
  • Antioxidant Blend
  • Tea Tree Essential
  • Borage
  • Apricot Kernel
  • Red Raspberry Seed
  • Sunflower Seed
  • Avocado
  • Tamanu
  • Chia Seed And Sea Algae Emulsifier
  • RO Filtered Water
  • Rose Water
  • Lavender Water
  • Red Radish Root

Did We Leave Something Unstated?

While our Team is here for you, it would help us if you checked our FAQ page first before calling or emailing. If FAQ didn't do it, just pick up the phone and call Kim, or email our team.

For Product Questions, Returns, Discounts, Subscription Concerns

info@luminanceskincare.com

For Shipping Questions, Package Info, or Order Issues

ship@luminanceskincare.com

Kim R Emanuel Luminance Skincare Founder/Formulator  

  • Personal Cell Phone 707.372.6607 (10 am- 2 pm PST)
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Works great!

I've struggled with acne for a long time. It started in high school and then it seemed to have never gone away. Now I found out it was due to gut issues. After changing my diet I really saw improvement but it didn't ALL go away. Now using this serum, my skin is clearing up even more. Now most of what I have left are just acne scars. I will keep using the serum and I know with time everything will heal completely, but I love the fact that I KNOW what exactly is going on my skin and that is all safe and natural. The way it should be!

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Gentle, yet effective

Really love this acne serum. It's gentle enough for my sensitive skin, but works well and quickly to minimize blemishes. Two thumbs up!

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Love this acne serum

I really love how gentle yet effective this serum is. It has a nice natural herbal scent. A slight cooling sensation that can help with irritated breakouts. I've noticed a decrease in breakouts, blackheads, and large pores.

I also love the Delicate Facial Cleanser. The Rosewater toner is really nice too. I can feel comfortable letting my son use the products aswell ; knowing the ingredients are simple and natural. They are effective without being harsh or irritating to the skin.

I highly recommend this brand.

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It keeps my skin under control

I have rosacea and this serum helps keeping my skin calm, it doesn’t cause my acne to disappear but keeps the situation under control. I will give this product bit more time to impress me in the future.

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This stuff is awesome!!

I get acne mostly hormonally, so I never expect it to completely go away. But since using this, I've noticed a marked change in how much acne I get and how quickly it goes away! I use it in my "problem areas" each morning (and sometimes at night, if I'm especially breaking out), and I also use it as a spot treatment. It seems to have reduced how many big pimples I get, as well as shortened how long they last. Some never even come to a head anymore. I'm in love! I'll definitely be keeping this as a regular part of my routine!

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