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La Roche-Posay Effaclar Facial Serum with Glycolic Acid & Hyaluronic Acid, 1 Fl. Oz.

4.1 out of 5 stars 70 customer reviews


Pore-refining, anti-aging serum that tightens pores, visibly smooths skin texture and boosts radiance. Tested on oily skin.


Visibly tightens pores and refines skin texture.

Suggested Use

Gently massage 2-3 drops every 2 days on the 1st week & daily on following weeks. Morning use requires sunscreen.

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Amazon is an authorized retailer of La Roche-Posay products.

La Roche-Posay Effaclar Serum addresses oily with visible enlarged pores, rough skin texture, dull complexion and signs of aging. Facial serum has been rigorously formulated with LHA to provide micro-exfoliation and helps unblock and tighten the look of enlarged pores while refining skin’s texture, and also contains an AHA-Glycolic Complex to help accelerate the skin’s natural renewal process. This serum helps pores appear tighter and skin appears smoother and more radiant.

  • Fragrance-free
  • Paraben-free
  • Non-greasy
  • Non-Comedogenic

Apply morning in combination with a sunscreen product (at least broad spectrum SPF 15) and/ or evening alone or in combination with a skin care regimen. On the first week, apply only once every two days in the evening. On the following weeks, apply once a day in the evening. Avoid eye area. Use 2-3 drops and gently massage onto the skin. Ingredients: Water , Alcohol Denat. , Hydroxyethylpiperazine Ethane Sulfonic Acid , Glycolic Acid , Diisopopyl Adipate , Propylene Glycol , Pentylene Glycol , Citric Acid , Ppg-26-buteth-26 , Peg-30 Glyceryl Cocoate , Peg-40 Hydrogenated Castor Oil , Sodium Hydroxide , P-anisic Acid , Capryloyl Salicylic Acid , Tetrasodium Edta , Polyquaternium-10.

Warning: This product contains an alpha hydroxyl acid (AHA) that may increase your skin’s sensitivity to the sun and particularly the possibility of sunburn. Use a sunscreen, wear protective clothing, and limit sun exposure while using this product and for a week afterward. This product is not recommended for sensitive skin.

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Recommended by 25,000 dermatologists worldwide, La Roche-Posay offers unique daily skincare developed using a strict formulation charter and stringent clinical testing for efficacy and safety, even on sensitive skin.

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Recommended by Over 25,000 Dermatologists Worldwide

La Roche-Posay is committed to dermatology. The brand’s products are developed in partnership with dermatologists to complement and enhance their patients’ treatments and to promote good skincare practices at home every day.

Effaclar Serum Redermic R Anti-Aging Concentrate Pigmentclar Serum Mela-D Pigment Control Serum Substiane Serum
Skin Concern Large pores, uneven texture Deep wrinkles, uneven texture Dark spots, uneven tone Dullness, lack of radiance Mature skin, skin sagging
Key Ingredients Glycolic Acid Retinol Phe-Resorcinol Kojic Acid Pro-Xylane
Benefits Tightens pores. Visibly smoothes skin texture Visibly reduces deep wrinkles. Smoothes skin texture Visibly reduces the look of dark spots. Brightens and evens complexion Evens skin tone. Enhances skin clarity Helps replenish skin's bounce. Skin feels firmer and tighter
Use Morning and evening before moisturizer Evening before moisturizer Morning and evening before moisturizer Evening before moisturizer Morning and evening

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  • Product Dimensions: 1.5 x 2.2 x 4.4 inches ; 2.1 ounces
  • Shipping Weight: 3.2 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Domestic Shipping: Item can be shipped within U.S.
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  • ASIN: B005IXG9Y0
  • Item model number: 897-13155
  • Average Customer Review: 4.1 out of 5 stars 70 customer reviews
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #15,608 in Beauty & Personal Care (See Top 100 in Beauty & Personal Care)
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