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Fresh Seaberry Moisturizing Face Oil

What it is:A soothing face oil packed with restorative omegas and seabuckthorn oil to preserve a youthful appearance. What it is formulated to do:Seaberry Moisturizing Face Oil is a precious blend of pure oils—seaberry, cranberry seed, camellia seed, grapeseed, and sweet almond—packed with restorative omegas to maintain a youthful appearance. The lightweight formula absorbs quickly for a boost of vital moisture, while vitamin E works to maintain the skin’s elasticity and smoothness. This powerful antioxidant protects the skin from aging free radicals, leaving your complexion soft, smooth, and refreshed. What it is formulated WITHOUT:- Parabens- Sulfates- Phthalates What else you need to know:The story of Seaberry: “When I was two, living in a small town in East Siberia, I tipped over a pot of boiling water and burned my arm. The doctor treated me with a pasty orange salve that I later learned was seaberry oil (also known as seabuckthorn). Native to Siberia, this restorative oil has been used for generations as a natural cure.”—Lev Glazman, Fresh Co-Founder
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Questions & Answers for Fresh Seaberry Moisturizing Face Oil

Question
Acne-prone Skin?
I have very mild, but frequent acne and I am just wondering if the omegas in this product would be beneficial or not for my skin? Thanks!
asked 3 years, 4 months ago
emiliem1
(Calgary, AB)
on Seaberry Moisturizing Face Oil
10 answers
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answer 1
I am acne prone with lots of blemishes, this calms down my face. The next morning I wake up to clearer skin. It has not caused me to breakout and I always go back to this oil even if I stray to a different oil or moisturizer.
answered 6 months ago
peachfrutea
(Chicago IL)
answer 2
Within a week of use, this oil broke me out completely. Overrated for such a basic mix of grapeseed oil, almond oil and other comedogenic oils. skip it!
answered 8 months ago
alberta23
(Virginia Beach)
answer 3
I believe that most of my acne was caused and/or worsened by aggressive and irritating ingredients in the different acne treatments I had been using. I've been using this for months and my skin is better than ever. I think the moisturizing and just giving my skin a rest from the irritating treatments really improved my situation.
answered 11 months ago
megky
(Kentucky)
answer 4
If you can get a tester, try it before you invest in a full bottle. I have pretty good skin, not prone to breakouts, but every time I have applied this before sleep, I have awakened with several big, nasty yellowheads surrounded by red swellings, usually on my nose or my chin. I love how smooth and soft this leaves my skin (it seems to absorb and hydrate better than argan oil) but I can't continue using it.
answered 1 year, 10 months ago
leeleebee
(Chicago, Illinois)
answer 5
I've been using this for several months now and have not seen any adverse affects on my acne. I have acne-prone skin (as in I ALWAYS have a breakout), and it has not made it worse nor better.
answered 1 year, 11 months ago
tessie84
(Boston, MA)
answer 6
I have occasional mild acne and this oil actually helps heal blemishes/dark spots. It does not irritate my skin or cause break outs whatsoever. I feel as though it actually prevents my skin from over-producing it's own oil and balances out my skin.
answered 2 years, 5 months ago
carleigh
(Toronto, Ontario)
answer 7
I have had acne prone skin all my life. I was very hesitant to try this, but am sooo glad I did. My skin looks the best it has in months. My acne has even improved dramatically in the week and a half I have been using it. It calms the skin and does not irritate it.
answered 3 years ago
spedteacher74
(Midwest)
answer 8
I had mild acne before too and I found this product very helpful to ;essen my breakouts. I used the clinique anti acne facewash and toner daily then used this as my moisturizer. Also, applying Burt's Bees Natural Acne Solutions Spot Treatment for blemishes helped me once in a while too.
answered 3 years, 2 months ago
mkemc
(Burnaby, BC)
answer 9
i have suuuuuper sensitive skin and this cleared my skin up within three days. my pores also somehow look smaller and my overall complexion is glowy and better than its ever looked!!
answered 3 years, 2 months ago
osg27
(Miami, FL)
answer 10
I had mild acne and easily irritated dry skin. After a week, my skin is smooth and I am in love with this product!
answered 3 years, 3 months ago
drymaidan
(highland, ny)
Question
How do you make 2-3 drops go over your entire face?
asked 3 years ago
Anonymous
(Philadelphia, PA)
on Seaberry Moisturizing Face Oil
8 answers
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answer 1
I always apply on a damp face, even if I need to add a few pats of water to a dry face or my fingers first. It also helps seal in the moisture!
answered 2 years, 2 months ago
andichic30
answer 2
Add a little bit of water
answered 2 years, 8 months ago
laurencho
(Chicago, IL)
answer 3
I put 2-3 drops in my palm and then use my fingers to spread it onto my face. I don't have any problem having the 3 drops cover my face. Being oil, it spreads very well.
answered 2 years, 11 months ago
hatchiko
(South Elgin, IL)
answer 4
Personally, I use the dropper to dot on the oil around my face. In total I use 2-3 drops because I don't really squeeze the bulb to make a whole drop come out.
answered 2 years, 11 months ago
kayjaygee
(Huntngton Beach, CA)
answer 5
You put one drop on forehead and one drop on each cheek . It is quite hydrating. You gently work it over your entire face. You really do not need more than this amount of oil
answered 3 years ago
bkbmd
(Arlington, VA)
answer 6
I prefer to use 2 drops on each cheek and then blend in circles up to my temple and down to my jaw. I leave a very light bit on my chin and forehead because I tend to be oily in those areas.
answered 3 years ago
lbauer
(denver, co)
answer 7
Def need more than 2-3 drops I use at leat a quarter of dropper
answered 3 years ago
ravello09
(Massapequa ny)
answer 8
Hey, I struggled with this too, I felt that a lot of the product was staying in my hands (my cuticles look great!). I found that applying the drops with damp hands (not wet) to a dry face helped cover my whole face with 2 drops.
answered 3 years ago
apreiss
(Toronto, Ontario)
Question
Is it OK to use more that twice a day and more than 2 drops?
asked 1 year, 7 months ago
Anonymous
(FL)
on Seaberry Moisturizing Face Oil
7 answers
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answer 1
I use morning and night, 4-6 drops each time. Keeps my skin moisturized and healthy looking!
answered 1 year, 1 month ago
lpeezy
(Las Vegas, NV)
answer 2
I use as much as my dry skin can handle. There are no rules, just what works for you. Although, a little goes a long way with this product.
I even put it on the backs of my hands.
answered 1 year, 5 months ago
bhall73
(Allen, TX)
answer 3
I typically use it twice a day, so morning and night after I wash cleanse my face. I wouldn't suggest more than 2 drops on your face as I do have oily to combination skin. It would over compensate. The most I do use is 3 drops when I bring it down to my neck.
answered 1 year, 5 months ago
Methusha
(Toronto, ON)
answer 4
Yes, definately. I would wash my face in between application bc im prone to oil build-up. but if your face dries out, I would re-apply without washing.
answered 1 year, 6 months ago
LaurenHAY
(Memphis, TN)
answer 5
I use 2-3 drops every night and some mornings as well and I've never broken out! I have normal to combo skin and after using very deep cleansers and my Clarisonic, my skin loves the extra moisture. If you have oily skin, 1 drop could suffice but for very dry skin, you might need 3-4 drops to feel fully hydrated!
answered 1 year, 6 months ago
shivi11
answer 6
I'd think so. I use 3 drops - 2 isn't quite enough. It's not an oily finish, so I expect you could use it as often as you need.
answered 1 year, 7 months ago
jeankn
(Mandeville, LA)
answer 7
If you find that your skin is still dry with the use of 2 drops of this oil, you can always add an extra drop or two to your routine. You can also use this more than twice a day if you find that your skin requires extra moisture.
answered 1 year, 7 months ago
RandeeBT
Question
Use morning or night?
asked 1 year, 11 months ago
dodee
(berryville, VA)
on Seaberry Moisturizing Face Oil
7 answers
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answer 1
I use it in the morning and only use a drop or two at the most and gently press into my face, neck and forehead.
answered 7 months ago
Anonymous
answer 2
I use both with no problem.
answered 1 year, 10 months ago
melissaquig
(New York, NY)
answer 3
You could use it for both if you would like, but I use it in the morning to avoid some of the dryness that can happen throughout the day (Colorado Springs is pretty much a desert).
answered 1 year, 10 months ago
beeups
(Colorado Springs, CO)
answer 4
Night, after you wash your face with a cleanser.
answered 1 year, 10 months ago
klrick
(OOB, Maine)
answer 5
It may be used both morning and night.
answered 1 year, 10 months ago
dprice
(Farmington Hills, MI)
answer 6
I use this at night. But if you have really dry skin or live in a drier climate, you could probably wear this during the day.
answered 1 year, 10 months ago
cayb
(Orlando, FL)
answer 7
The Seaberry OIl can be used both day & night.
answered 1 year, 10 months ago
1877SEPHORA
(San Francisco, CA)
Question
Is it better to apply this for day or night wear, and do you apply a moisturizer over it? What is more effective?
asked 2 years ago
Brightj
(Flsuhing, NY)
on Seaberry Moisturizing Face Oil
7 answers
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answer 1
I'd definitely use it at night after you wash your face. You'll wake up with beautiful skin...but it needs those hours to soak in and do it's job! Would be hard for me to apply makeup afterwards.
answered 1 year, 11 months ago
blueeyesgirl999
(Denver, CO)
answer 2
I use this at night after I wash and moisturize my face. It does not make my face oily, it moisturizes just enough, but I feel like in the morning it would make it to hare to apply make afterwards.
answered 2 years ago
ohsofoxyroxy
(Leonardtown, MD)
answer 3
you can use it for both- and you can layer it (best on damp skin then put moisturizers over it) . I did the live Q&A with the FRESH brand owners and asked them the same questions earlier this week.
answered 2 years ago
laurensinger21
(Washington, DC)
answer 4
I use this day and night and I have very oily skin. At night, I use about 5 drops after cleansing and then apply my Exfolikate retinol cream over that. In the morning I use about 3 drops and then apply my Bobbi Brown BB cream. My skin stays hydrated, but not oily, all day.
answered 2 years ago
LalaB73
(San Jose, CA)
answer 5
I apply it after my shower since the skin absorbs moisture best after that. It can be used day or night. You can build with lotions on top of this oil, but always use the oil first before moisturizer. I was told do the lightest before the heaviest.
answered 2 years ago
summerkindofgrl
(Bay City, MI)
answer 6
Both.
Apply moisturizer over it.
answered 2 years ago
lynnlovsephs
(HOWARD BEACH, NEW YORK)
answer 7
I use this both AM and pm with a moisturizer over. I have combo to dry skin which is more on the dry side with the winter. In the summer ,I may be able to get a way with just a light layer of oil and sunblock. Btw,I use 2 layers where I am dry. Makeup goes over fine and it really seems to help and I've not had breakouts that I would consider increased,maybe even decreased with this.
answered 2 years ago
wintery
(cincinatti ,OH)
Question
Do you use this before/after serum and moisturizer or is serum not needed at all?
asked 3 years, 3 months ago
summ312
on Seaberry Moisturizing Face Oil
6 answers
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answer 1
Under moisturizer, or serum first
answered 1 year, 1 month ago
neatness
answer 2
I use Clinique's laser focus serum on a damp face before I apply the oil. I've read that it's better to apply the most potent (usually a serum) product first.
answered 2 years, 2 months ago
andichic30
answer 3
I use a serum for sun spots prior to using this product, but it isn't necessary to purchase a serum if you don't already use one.
answered 3 years, 2 months ago
jnp716
(New York, NY)
answer 4
I would use it without the serum because when I tried this product on and added on a dior serum, it felt very heavy.
answered 3 years, 2 months ago
mkemc
(Burnaby, BC)
answer 5
I use this product instead of a serum, and I do apply a moisturizer afterward during the fall/winter. My skin tends to be on the dry side during these months.
answered 3 years, 2 months ago
KAWilliams
(Lansdale, PA)
answer 6
I use this as my serum and moisturizer. I do use Nars tinted moisturizer on top, but could just use Seaberry Oil.
answered 3 years, 3 months ago
nicki5
(Rochester, NY)
Question
Before or after sunscreen?
After cleansing, should I apply this face oil before or after I apply sunscreen to my face?
asked 3 years, 1 month ago
lindsay788
(Washington DC)
on Seaberry Moisturizing Face Oil
6 answers
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answer 1
Before sunscreen, make sure it's fully soaked in.
answered 2 years, 8 months ago
laurencho
(Chicago, IL)
answer 2
Use at night.
answered 2 years, 11 months ago
lulimarie
answer 3
Before. Let it soak in for a few minutes, then apply your sunscreen.
answered 3 years ago
lbauer
(denver, co)
answer 4
it should go under your sunscreen or else it'll sit on top of the sunscreen and not get absorbed
answered 3 years ago
simsimsim
(Vancouver, BC)
answer 5
I do - and it seems to work well...because using it first, you gain the benefits of the omegas and other wonderful properties. Usually sunscreen is put over serums - unless you find a sunscreen that is multi-tasking like The Youth As We Know It™ Anti-Aging Moisture Lotion SPF 30 by Bliss. I usually wear this exclusively in the summer.
answered 3 years, 1 month ago
katzmeeow
(AZ)
answer 6
I use this face oil first...sunscreen, tinted moisturizer goes on after face oil is absorbed.
answered 3 years, 1 month ago
cincigal301
(Cincinnati, OH)
Question
Use alone or with moisturizer?
I have dry sensitive skin; should I use this alone or use moisturizer as well?
asked 3 years, 4 months ago
Roxy13
(NY)
on Seaberry Moisturizing Face Oil
6 answers
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answer 1
I mix a drop or two of this oil with my moisturizer after cleansing every morning and evening. I love the way the combo works on my skin!
answered 2 years, 3 months ago
cocaroline
(Colorado Springs, CO)
answer 2
I use the Seaberry Oil and then the Lotus Youth Cream, and the Lotus Eye Cream. I haven't had a patch of flaky skin since I started using these products.
answered 2 years, 8 months ago
laurencho
(Chicago, IL)
answer 3
A consultant from FRESH at the sephora store told me to mix it with moisturizer. I layer it instead, first seaberry and then a cream at night. I think when summer comes, just the seaberry will be enough, if not a very light moisturizer rather than cream.
answered 3 years ago
spedteacher74
(Midwest)
answer 4
Use it alone! This product already acts as my daily moisturizer! It's great! If you add it in with other moisturizers, it feels heavy and your face might feel very oily.
answered 3 years, 2 months ago
mkemc
(Burnaby, BC)
answer 5
It depends on how dry your skin is. Some people can use this alone as a day moisturizer. If you need deeper hydration, you can use it WITH a heavier nighttime cream moisturizer.
answered 3 years, 3 months ago
Anonymous
(West Des Moines, IA)
answer 6
I have very sensitive skin and I'm dry in the cheek area and under my eyes. I find that this oil is enough and I don't need a moisturizer on top. Once the weather gets cold, I don't know if this will change...
answered 3 years, 4 months ago
nicki5
(Rochester, NY)
Question
Can this be used on the neck?
The directions say apply to face. Is it okay to use on the neck as well...and if so, has anyone seen any benefits?
asked 3 years, 2 months ago
seekformerme
on Seaberry Moisturizing Face Oil
6 answers
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answer 1
Can be used most anywhere on the body. I rub some into my cuticles!
answered 1 year, 9 months ago
m3rmaidatheart
(New Brunswick, Canada)
answer 2
YES! LOVE it on the neck, and decolletage. I put about five drops nightly at the base of my neck then blend. I previously used a lotion every am, now just use the oil the night before - still feels, and looks moisturized the next day even after my morning shower. Overall less of the creepy 40+ crepe...looks firmer!
answered 2 years, 11 months ago
OZview
(Wichita, KS)
answer 3
I put it on my neck, chest and hands. I love it!
answered 3 years, 1 month ago
andi515
(Cliffside Park, NJ)
answer 4
I use this on my face, neck, lips, and hands! I use it as an extra gloss on top of my lips and its excellent! My neck is so soft!!
answered 3 years, 1 month ago
nightrn
(New york, NY)
answer 5
Only apply a little bit to your neck. I like to apply a little after washing my neck and face. It will keep your neck moisturized (which will help with aging also)
answered 3 years, 1 month ago
slosc
(Santa Cruz, CA)
answer 6
I apply to my neck nightly when I was my face before bed. I cannot see any noticeable results but then again I have always applied some sort of oil to my neck for years. I think just using it consistently is key.
answered 3 years, 2 months ago
jnp716
(New York, NY)
Question
interfere with other ptroduct absorption?
I have combo, adult acne prone skin. I 've started a treatment for the acne which has helped immensely with the acne. But has left my skin so dry it feels like I can barely move my face. So,I was recommended this product to use mixed with a moisturizer over my usual treatment. It has helped. But,a week later,still pretty dry. I normally use a light layer of jojoba oil under the treatment. It is much lighter and is not supposed to be pore clogging. I was thinking of eliminating the jojoba and just using this under my treatment and also mix with moisturizer. Any thoughts on if this may interfere with absorption of benzoyl peroxide treatment or if that may be too much?
asked 2 years, 3 months ago
wintery
(cincinatti ,OH)
on Seaberry Moisturizing Face Oil
6 answers
Answers
answer 1
I do not think this oil is heavier than jojoba oil at all. I find this oil lighter than 100% natural oils. Because benzoyl peroxide interact with retinoids, it will make those anti-aging effect in the oils useless without proper usage schedule. However, I do not think it will harm the moisturizing effect of these oils.

Here are some list of interacting ingredients.
http://www.drugs.com/drug-interactions/benzoyl-peroxide-topical-index.html?filter=2&generic_only=

In case you are interested, here is how to use retinoids and benzoyl peroxide together. Basically, it suggests you to use the benzoyl peroxide in the morning and any retinoid product at night.
http://www.wikihow.com/Use-Tretinoin-and-Benzoyl-Peroxide-Concurrently
answered 1 year, 10 months ago
BeautyNewbie12
(Boston, MA)
answer 2
The reading I've done usually recommends that you apply face oils after you've applied other serums and other products (but before sunscreen). The logic is that the oil can act as a barrier and preventing other products from getting absorbed. (This is probably the case because a lot of skin products are water-based.)
answered 1 year, 11 months ago
tessie84
(Boston, MA)
answer 3
This may actually help! I had scars on my face and you can hardly recognize them after using this oil. Everyone's skin is different but this is definitely worth a try! I am telling you it is amazing.
answered 1 year, 11 months ago
Mindy21
(Rio Rancho NM)
answer 4
I prefer to use Josie Maran's argan oil light combined with Origins day cream. Not only do I have wayyy fewer breakouts, but my acne AND dry skin have cleared up totally!
answered 2 years ago
raych22289
(Saratoga Springs, NY)
answer 5
I have the same issue, but i use clindamycin for my acne and it has not interfered, if anything, it has helped calm down the redness and dryness from the acne medication.
Ask for a sample and try it! Good luck!!!
answered 2 years, 2 months ago
tin2
(los angeles)
answer 6
Normally, with skin treaments and serums, you use them under your moisturizer. I would try this. Also, since this product absorbs so nicely, I would suggest letting the first layer soak in, and then adding another layer if you still have problems with dryness. The biggest difference I noticed with effectiveness, is when I started using a hydrating toner before my skin treaments and this oil. Toner helps prep the skin to take in moisture.
answered 2 years, 2 months ago
TheBreat
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