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Do I still need to use a moisturiser after this?, so cleanse, serum and moisturise, or will this take the place of a serum and a moisturiser?
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Can this product be used in addition to another acne treatment? Will it help or cause breakouts? I need a product that can treat and lighten dark spot
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What is the percentage of vitamin c in this serum?
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Clinique Turnaround Concentrate Radiance Renewer

What it is:A concentrated serum that instantly reveals healthy radiance so skin seems to glow from within. What it is formulated to do:This silky, oil-free serum gently replaces dull, worn-out surface cells with livelier, more luminous ones. Skin breathes and accepts moisture better. Then it optimizes up-and-coming cells to help the best and brightest emerge. Day after day, skin becomes smoother, younger-looking, and more radiant. What else you need to know: Follow this serum with an appropriate treatment moisturizer. For best results, always use in tandem with sunscreen.
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Questions & Answers for Clinique Turnaround Concentrate Radiance Renewer

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How to use this???
In the suggested usage it says to put this on AFTER the 3-step system. Does this mean it should be applied after your moisturizer?? Serums usually go on before and one reviewer states she applies it before her moisturizer. Just want to make sure I will use it correctly....
asked 2 years, 8 months ago
vicki16
(Montreal, QC)
on Turnaround Concentrate Radiance Renewer
5 answers
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answer 1
The 3-step should never be broken out of order. The facial soap loosens the dead skin cells, the clarifying lotion sweeps those dead skin cells away, and the dramatically different moisturizing lotion/gel restores the ph balance and moisturizes the top layer of the skin, it doesn't repair the moisture barrier under the skin. To repair the moisture barrier you would want a booster moisturizer, such as even better moisturizer, youth surge age decelerating moisturizer, superdefense age defense moisturizer. So you should put the serum under the booster moisturizer.
answered 1 year, 3 months ago
itsaliceyo
(Chicago, IL)
answer 2
I use it berfore using my moisturer! Use it day and night!
answered 2 years, 6 months ago
comeonnow
(Cincinnati Ohio)
answer 3
Before moisturizer. I think it is the best way for your skin absorb the serum.
answered 2 years, 7 months ago
doxe
answer 4
I use it after cleansing (I don't use a toner) and then I put my moisturizer (moisture surge) on my dry areas over it. I've had great results!
answered 2 years, 8 months ago
traceyanne1
(Atlanta, GA)
answer 5
Most skincare brands instruct users to apply serums before moisturizer. Clinique is an exception. Clinique product instructions always tell you to use your 3-step routine first (cleanser, toner, moisturizer) then follow with serums and if necessary, an additional booster moisturizer.

So in answer to your question, Turnaround Concentrate is applied AFTER moisturizer.
answered 2 years, 8 months ago
triciaann12
(Maryland)
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Would I be able to use this as a moisturizer itself?
I use murad acne kit, but im thinking about changing to clinique acne solutions, but most moisturizer that come with the kits are the worst product. Only because it seems to grease up my face to much.
asked 2 years, 7 months ago
emilybeez
(bristol,pa)
on Turnaround Concentrate Radiance Renewer
3 answers
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answer 1
My experience (and I have very oily skin) is that using no moisturizer makes skin more oily. Your body responds by having having oil glands produce more oil. This serum leaves my skin silky, but I follow up with a light-weight lotion/sunblock or tinted moisturizer. Hope this helps.
answered 2 months, 2 weeks ago
winoshell
(Lakeland, Fl)
answer 2
My grand daughter has used the Clinque Acne products and she loved it. She is older now and doesn't need the acne treatment. Worked well for her.
answered 2 years, 6 months ago
comeonnow
(Cincinnati Ohio)
answer 3
It depends. There is silicon in here so it already preps my face for foundation after I apply it and I don't use moisturizer. But I notice that skin becomes a bit dry (I am dry combination) so I usually use Clinique's dramatically different moisturizer after the serum and I don't get oily.
answered 2 years, 7 months ago
doxe
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Does anyone use this with Clinique's Clinical Dark Spot Corrector?
If so, do you notice a big difference than if you just use either one alone? Is one better than the other, or do they basically do the same thing?
asked 2 years, 7 months ago
avalucia
(OK)
on Turnaround Concentrate Radiance Renewer
2 answers
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answer 1
I use both - this one at night and the dark spot corrector in the morning. I don't know if it's the combination, but my skin is better than it ever has been. I started just using the dark spot corrector and then added this in because my skin felt dull. Now it's bright, clear AND free of dark spots!
answered 7 months ago
bm1207g
(Milwaukee, WI)
answer 2
I have used both and I like this much better. Why? It just seems lighter and goes on better. I am not saying the other doesn't work, it is just how many products can you use before "overkill?"
answered 2 years, 6 months ago
comeonnow
(Cincinnati Ohio)
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Oaky for acne rosacea?
Is this okay for dry acne prone, sensitive skin with rosacea?
asked 1 year, 4 months ago
bridget007
(NH)
on Turnaround Concentrate Radiance Renewer
2 answers
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answer 1
Yes. It will neither irritate your skin nor aggravate your acne. By helping with cell turnover it should help keep pores unplugged.
answered 10 months ago
sabrinarae
(Denver, CO)
answer 2
This serum is for anyone who is looking for more radiant glowy skin. It is also a chemical exfoliant that is going to dissolve some dead skin cells that sit on top of the face causing cell turnover to slow down.

But if you have rosaeca I would recommend seeing a dermatologist, I had the same exact problem. Dry skin, acne prone, and harsh rosacea; my dermatologist prescribed me pills and a topical cream and it cured me in less than a month. (But I stopped taking the pills after a week, I hate pills)
answered 1 year, 3 months ago
itsaliceyo
(Chicago, IL)
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Can I use this with Dr. Brandt pores no more pore effect refining cream
asked 2 years, 1 month ago
LittleLadyB
(Queens, NY)
on Turnaround Concentrate Radiance Renewer
2 answers
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answer 1
Use anything with the Pore Refining Cream! Just be sure to give the pore refiner cream time to dry. I would suggest a full 2 minutes and on clean skin. Let that money you paid for, sink in and work!
answered 2 months, 2 weeks ago
makeupfragjunke
(Alexandria, IN)
answer 2
i have not used DR brandt. but i heard it is really good
answered 7 months ago
Yoyo1234
(Edmonton, AB)
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Change in formula?
Did anyone notice that this product change, or is it just me? I used it for years but the last 2 bottles....the texture has changed and I do not see results like I used to. Also, the older bottles say it was a serum to protect from free radicals, lines and would restore brightness. Now it just seems about radiance. Anyone have any info/thoughts? Thanks.
asked 1 year, 5 months ago
HelloCoffee
(NY)
on Turnaround Concentrate Radiance Renewer
2 answers
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answer 1
If you are looking for better skin the next morning leave this in the dust and try Korres Yoghurt Advanced overnight sleeping facial. This stuff is legit, studies had 97% of women seeing better skin in the morning and I forgo my facial plastic surgery overnight creme for this stuff. Love of my life!
answered 2 months, 2 weeks ago
makeupfragjunke
(Alexandria, IN)
answer 2
They must have, because i received my latest order and it is so drying i plan to return it.
answered 1 year ago
jhlcomp
(Weston, FL)
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This or the Clinique Turnaround Overnight Radiance Moisturizer?
Hi,
I was thinking of purchasing this or the Clinique Turnaround Overnight Radiance Moisturizer. They seem to do the same thing, but I wanted to know which product works better?

Thanks!
asked 11 months ago
kristineparam
(Vancouver, CA)
on Turnaround Concentrate Radiance Renewer
2 answers
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answer 1
I personally use both! This one is to be applied before moisturizer twice a day! They both have the same radiance boosting qualities but have different purposes! The serum goes more in depth in the skin while the moisturizer makes the top of your skin super radiant. Both are AMAZING products! Hope this helps!
answered 8 months ago
x0jke
(British Columbia, Canada)
answer 2
This product does not contain any extra moisture; it helps with cell turnover and is quite excellent!
answered 10 months ago
sabrinarae
(Denver, CO)
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Can anybody tell me if this is the same as the Clinique Turnaround Visable Skin Renewer?
asked 1 year, 6 months ago
vickytaz
(Roswell, NM)
on Turnaround Concentrate Radiance Renewer
2 answers
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answer 1
The product definitely changed and is not what it used to be.
answered 11 months ago
HelloCoffee
(NY)
answer 2
I used Clinique's Turnaround Radiance Renewer (I don't remember for sure if that's its exact name) for several years and the item pictured looks exactly like what I used.

I can't remember why I stopped using it. It is an excellent product that does what it says it will do. I had noticeable results.

Have you asked someone at Sephora or contacted Clinique directly? You might try that if you really want to get to the bottom of it. Good luck!
answered 1 year, 5 months ago
choosysusan
(East Bay Area, CA)
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Ingredients?
What are the ingredients?
asked 2 years, 9 months ago
Anonymous
(Kelowna, BC, Canada)
on Turnaround Concentrate Radiance Renewer
1 answer
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answer 1
i think there may be silica in it
answered 7 months ago
Yoyo1234
(Edmonton, AB)
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What are the ingredients?
Since Clinique has changed this formulation; what else is comparable?
asked 2 years, 7 months ago
winoshell
(Lakeland, Fl)
on Turnaround Concentrate Radiance Renewer
1 answer
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answer 1
Forget comparable, how about knocks this out of the ballpark? Look up Kate Sommerville Retinol product. You'll die! Give it a few weeks to set in.
answered 2 months, 2 weeks ago
makeupfragjunke
(Alexandria, IN)
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