Perricone MD No Foundation Foundation Serum Review : Ingredients, Side Effects, Detailed Review And More

Written by , Modified July 12, 2018
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What Is Perricone MD No Foundation Foundation Serum?

Perricone MD was created by Dr. Nicholas Perricone, introduced the world to the benefits of an anti-inflammatory lifestyle.

As per the manufacturer, Perricone MD No Foundation Serum is a serum that goes on the skin before applying further makeup. It is manufactured by Perricone MD, a known skin care company, and sold both online and in stores across the country. The cost of a 1 fluid oz bottle of the product starts at $60. However there are many other brands in the market with similar effects and ingredients and they come in a affordable range.

What Are The Ingredients In Perricone MD No Foundation Foundation Serum?

Perricone MD No Foundation Serum
  • Vitamin C Ester: reduces inflammation, irritation, and acne scars by activating the skin’s natural ability to heal. Also boosts the power of sunscreen.
  • Neuropeptides: naturally found in skin this ingredient fights aging by decrease communication between skin cells, thus resulting in firmer skin.
  • Alpha Lipoic Acid: an antioxidant, decreases inflammation, and improves skin texture.
  • Zinc Oxide: protects skin from the sun’s UV rays, is an anti-inflammatory, and shrinks pores.

However it may cause skin irritation.

How To Apply Perricone MD No Foundation Foundation Serum

For best results the manufacturer suggest:

  • Clean face thoroughly before application.
  • Shake the bottle well and pump 1-2 times.
  • Dot the serum on the chin, forehead, and cheeks.
  • Blend into the skin until even coverage is achieved.
  • If necessary, add an extra layer to obtain desired look.
  • The product can be used twice a day or as necessary.

Benefits Of Perricone MD No Foundation Foundation Serum

  • The serum provides even coverage while protecting the skin from the sun’s rays. Although customer reviews tell a different story.
  • The formula is anti-aging and includes vitamin C.
  • Make-up can be applied over the formula.

Disadvantages Of Perricone MD No Foundation Foundation Serum

  • The serum only comes in one shade.
  • No sulfates, parabens, and phthalates are used in the formula.
  • The exact amounts of ingredients are not shown/listed.
  • At $60 for a one fluid ounce of the serum, the cost of the foundation is a bit higher than others in the market.

Final Verdict : Perricone MD No Foundation Foundation Serum

Perricone MD No Foundation Foundation Serum is manufactured by a company that also sells other skin products. The product contains vitamin C, which is a known antioxidant that fights signs of aging. It is also easy to use and only a small amount of the product is necessary to get the coverage expected from a foundation. Still, the manufacturer does not include information about the exact amounts of the ingredient. This is important because the serum also provides SPF protection in addition to the coverage expected from a foundation. At $60 for one ounce of the product, the serum might be on the expensive end of costs. Some customers might prefer a product that costs less and also lets them know the exact amounts of the ingredients in its formula.

Perricone MD No Foundation Foundation Serum
Melissa Snyte

Contributor : Melissa Snyte (The Beauty Insiders)

This Article Has Been Published on August 23, 2016 and Last Modified on July 12, 2018

Melissa Snyte has been a part of TheBeautyInsiders for over 6 years. Makeup is not just a hobby for her but it’s a lifestyle. She found her love with the beauty industry and began contributing her ideas in this field. In her free time she enjoys painting and gardening. Follow her on Twitter

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