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The Ordinary Vitamin C Suspension 23% + HA Spheres 2% - 30ml 30ml

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The Ordinary Vitamin C Suspension 23% + HA Spheres 2% is a water-free, silicone-free stable suspension.
  • Cruelty Free
  • Artificial Fragrance Free
  • Sulphate Free
  • Vegan

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  • Age Prevention
  • Deep Lines

Skin Concern:

  • Dull, dry or dehydrated skin
  • First signs of ageing
  • Pigmentation, uneven skin tone
  • Wrinkles and loss of firmness

Skin Type:

  • Dry
  • Normal to dry
  • Normal to oily

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The Ordinary Vitamin C Suspension 23% + HA Spheres 2% - 30ml Reviews

4.1 of 672 reviews

75% recommend this product

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Most Helpful Positive

Great value!!

kumar

its give your skin a perfect glow

Most Helpful Criticism

Sensitive skin

Alex

My skin is quite sensitive and this product stings every time I put it on. I've never used an vitamin C products before, however the sting here is quite unbearable and I've also noticed that it sometimes makes my serums underneath peel off (even if I wait up to half an hour after applying). It has however made my skin more plump and glowy, but I don't think I will buy again.
  1. Great value!!

    kumar

    its give your skin a perfect glow
  2. Not the Best

    Madi

    This definitely leaves my skin looking brighter and tighter when I wake up. But this really stings my skin badly. When I first started using it the stinging was almost unbearable. I had to mix it with a moisturiser for weeks before I was able to tolerate the stinging. It also feels horrible on the skin, it balls up as well so I only apply at night as makeup will slide off I found. I find when I ha...
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  3. A great starter Vic C for me

    Sarah

    I wanted to try a Vit C product, this seemed a good option as I love my other TO products. I have noticed a small improvement in my dullness and mild facial marks after using tis for about 3 weeks, every second night. I will say, took me a while to get the hang on the consistency - I learned it won't pill with further product layers if I mix it in with my HA + B5.
  4. A bit of a weird texture

    Cyanne

    really didn’t love the texture. It felt very siliconey which I didn’t enjoy.
  5. A fan

    M

    I really like using this as part of my night routine. My skin looks tighter when I use this
  6. Great antioxidant for the morning skincare routine!

    Ausrine

    I use it as part of my morning routine as an antioxidant. So far, I have been really enjoying it. I was looking for a Vitamin C serum on a budget and this was the perfect option. It may sting when applying it so be warned but I personally enjoy it! It's a stable formulation in an easy to use packaging that won't run or colour your pillows orange. I will definitely be repurchasing!
  7. Not a fan

    Moni

    It stings (although you get used to it), it smells metallic, it stains your pillowcase and it is gritty. Do I wake up looking amazing? Yes. If you're not bothered by smells then great, but I will be looking for a different vitamin c option.
  8. Great!

    Sarahmareedee

    I’ve been wanting to try a Vit C to address some dull skin & pigmentation issues, thought this would be a good start due to the price & also since I’m happy with my other TO products. After about 3 weeks of use every second night, I’m starting to see some improvements. Just an FYI - I find it gritty and prone to pilling in subsequent skincare steps if I put it on alone, however mixed in with my TO...
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  9. Not bad

    Tarac

    This is a decent product however I do notice piling when I try to layer moisturiser/spf over the top
  10. excellent product

    Love this

    Ive been very skeptical of this brand because its so inexpensive. But, my concerns have resolved, it does what it claims to do. I can only handle this every 2nd or 3rd night at present......but its new to my skin & vit c does A LOT for skin - so I dont consider this an adverse effect - adverse effects present differently. This is an affordable & effective product - recommended
  11. Beauty is pain?

    emz

    Before I go into the biggest downfall of this product, I do want to mention that it does brighten my skin really well. I wake up looking so fresh and glowing, which is exactly what I was looking for from this product. However, as I’m sure you’ve seen in most the of comments above, the stinging upon application is VERY apparent. I use the tiniest amount (the consistency is like a watered-down cream...
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  12. I wouldn’t recommend this product to anyone

    Lola

    I have dry resilient skin(the opposite of sensitive) and this product burnt so bad I had to take it off. It has sand texture inside so feels like an exfoliator. I tried to wash it off but I couldn’t because it’s more oily than oil, it’s unwashable.
  13. Good basic Vitamin C option

    ThereseEllen

    Bought when on a budget. Can make the skin a little on the oily side. However, can't complain with the price of the product.
  14. Too Strong for me!

    Fae

    My skin is not sensitive, but the product stings and causes redness even when I mix a single drop of it with another product to dilute it. It didn't stop after a few tries. I used a cold jade roller to calm it down eventually after applications, and the results were very good if I gritted through it and left it on, but I'm not sure this was the right product for me. I have Combination/Oily skin, s...
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  15. Not useful

    Jennifer

    It's too strong for my skin. I'm not sure if I applied it too much or not. And I can't bear with the scent either.
  16. not sure

    ya

    I got this with high hopes for the high concentration of vitamin C. However, it is quite oily and tends to make me look greasy (I have oily skin already). I also think it can sting a bit so I mix with moisturiser and use only at night. I do like the glow it gives me the next morning. For me, it's a suitable mask/ face treatment once in a while.
  17. Great product

    Dee

    I didn’t know what to expect with this product but was pleasantly surprised. It does sting a bit on first use but the skin gets used to it. You also don’t need to use very much.
    It is a bit gritty as many reviews say however if you mix it with something like Hyaluronic acid on your fingertips then apply them together you do not notice the gritty texture.
    It is worth it for the improve...
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  18. Not for a skincare novice

    Shae

    I’ve used vitamin c products in the past, however whether it’s the formula or the fact my skin is much drier in my 30s but this product stings on application. I also find it doesn’t go well on top of any skin care product I’m using with it. It is effective and does what it says it will do, but I don’t think it’s the best choice for a sensitive skin.
  19. glow

    dani

    I like using this at night. It can moisturise well
  20. Good but quite rough

    Sacha

    The texture of this is quite rough, it says powdery but it's definitely more course than that. I think it is good but doesn't work well with other products, so best used under others or on it's own. My skin does feel like and soft after using it, if you can get past the texture.
  21. I really wanted to like this

    Sam

    I really really wanted a cheap vitamin C product because I had luck with another serum but it was getting too expensive for me as it was over $60. I wanted to try this because I've liked other The Ordinary products. I have super sensitive, dry and dehydrated skin with acne scars. The other serum I used really brightened my skin and reduced my scars. I used this one and it burned my skin so badly a...
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  22. Moisturising

    jessica

    This makes my skin look brighter
  23. Stingy but good!

    Red lipstick

    The product is a tad challenging to the nose(smells a bit dodgy) and yes it stings (makes your face feel alive!) BUT if you can overcome these challenges this product is absolutely smashing - glowy skin and a smile on your face please note use sparingly honestly it’s fab
  24. Basic vitamic C product

    Starry

    If you want to incorporate vitamin C into your skincare routine without spending a bomb, this is the product for you. It's not the most cosmetically elegant product - it really is like gritty little pieces of vitamin C suspended in a tacky lotion. But if you can get past that it really works.
  25. Great product

    KH8

    Love this product, use it every night and always have glowy skin the next day. My skin is a bit sensitive to it but I just mix it into my moisturiser and no more tingling.
  26. I saw visible results!

    Dee

    I used this prior to the transition to skinceuticals CE Ferulic. I did see visible results on my skin - it was lighter, not as dull, and some pigmentation got lighter. It does sting though so just an FYI.
  27. Prefer to use at night

    Karen

    Not completely sold on it - has a lotion consistency, with a gritty texture and gives my skin a itchy tingly feeling. Because of this I prefer to use it at night, but usually prefer a C for the AM. But after 6 weeks use with the TO Serum in the AM I can see some fading on my sun spots. Wouldn't purchase again though.
  28. Great for the price

    A

    Left my skin looking a lot less ruddy and textured, the product did have a slight gritty texture but I probably wouldn't have noticed if I didn't read the reviews prior. The only downside is that my nose was peeling for a few days and there is quite a bit of stinging at first (both of which subdued once my skin got used to it).
  29. Wanted to like this

    Laura

    This sounded great to me, but the concentration of Vit C must be a bit high for my skin since I found it quite irritating, along with the texture which is a bit gritty.
  30. Not sold on this product

    Cam

    I'm not overly keen on this product, I found the texture of this gel/serum to be quite gritty and greasy and makes my skin feel really irritated and itchy. Applying it at night, I was finding my skin to be nice and bright the next morning but the itchy lips and eyes mean this product probably isn't for me.
  31. Its ok

    madelainejane

    I needed something to help brighten my skin and was referred to this product. As soon as i put it on i got a tingle sensation which i read was normal. I cant say ive noticed a difference. The texture is a little off putting and its hard to add moisturiser/nightcream on afterwards. I would recommend a serum but will keep using to see if any changes in the next few weeks.
  32. Good value for money

    Sandie

    My skin tingled upon application for the first week of use. The texture is powdery/gritty, but it goes well under moisturizer. Good value for money.
  33. hard to get just a little out of the bottle

    Rebecca

    as soon as I open the lid, it starts rapidly oozing out.
    You only need a TINY amount, so the fact that so much rushes out when you open the product is quite wasteful. I made the mistake the first time it happened of deciding just to put it all on my face and neck. Oh my gosh - I regretted that.
    It does take a few uses for your skin to not sting - definitely make sure not to use it on...
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  34. not sure

    ya

    it's a bit oily in texture, I'm not entirely sure this is for me. I like the brightening and hydrating effects the day after
  35. Not for sensitive skin

    Emily

    Even after reading reviews and knowing this is not for sensitive skin, I got excited and purchased this hoping it would work for me. It really irritated my skin and took a week to die down.
    Learn from my mistake! I recommend going with their gentler C products if your skin is reactive.
  36. It's ok

    Natasha

    I had to initially start using this cream by diluting it with my face moisturiser until my skin got used it it. Nevertheless I disliked how oily it mades my face and how gritty it is on the skin. I found I had to pat it into my skin or else I'd get pilling. I won't repurchase this product again(I've used 2 tubes of this) and am waiting to trial a bottle of Timeless Vit C serum instead. However, th...
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  37. It's ok

    Natasha

    I had to initially start using this cream by diluting it with my face moisturiser until my skin got used it it. Nevertheless I disliked how oily it mades my face and how gritty it is on the skin. I found I had to pat it into my skin or else I'd get pilling. I won't repurchase this product again(I've used 2 tubes of this) and am waiting to trial a bottle of Timeless Vit C serum instead. However, th...
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  38. not a huge fan

    ya

    personally i didn't love this. it was very oily and stung when i applied it over my face. i would recommend mixing it with something else to dilute the strength if you have sensitive skin
  39. Great value for money

    Minca

    The texture is powdery so best to apply at night.
    The tingling startled me a bit but it's easy to get used to it.
    Pretty weird smell but I guess it's still better than fragrance in my skincare?
    Still observing the result but it's really good value for money.
  40. A bit gritty but gets the job done

    Jenna

    Works well for a vitamin c product as such an affordable price
  41. Good vitamin c

    Jules

    Very affordable works well I wake up with my skin glowing.I
  42. A bit scratchy

    Erika

    I really want to love this product - Vitamin C and HA together, what could be better! But the HA spheres in this makes it quite scratchy and I find myself avoiding it and reaching for other products.
  43. Great value Vitamin C!

    Leticia

    I don’t mind the texture of this vitamin c. Some people may not like the grittiness. It can tingle slightly and you do need to research and be mindful of what other products you are using to ensure they don’t negatively interact. For the price it is great value. Since using this my skin tone is noticeably much brighter and smoother. I’m onto my second bottle!
  44. Awesome Vitamin C Cream - but don't mix it with the wrong products!

    Maisy

    This product is amazing for the price point. I've noticed my skin being brighter and more even-toned after a few days use. It does tingle a little, but it tingles a lot if you mix it with the wrong products! I accidentally used this after using 'The Ordinary Niacinamide 10% + Zinc 1%' and it burned much more. This was a mistake - Deciem lists these two as clashes. I would make sure you know how yo...
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  45. Bad texture

    Lepote

    I was dissapointed by this product. I'm a huge fan of The Ordinary products, especially their retinol and AHA. But this Vitamin C has the worst texture. It feels very heavy on your skin and if you rub it at all it starts pilling into little balls on your face. I have tried it a few times as the price is so good, but I can't stand to keep it on for more than a few minutes. I would not recommend it.
  46. Love it

    Heng

    This is great for my hyperpigmentation
  47. Affordable Vitamin C

    Andy

    I like how accessible this is compared to other vitamins C products though the texture is a bit strange
  48. Great value vitamin C

    Cindy

    I love the vitamin C brightening effect even though the texture of this leaves something to be desired
  49. New to this product but liking it so far

    Sal

    Avid 'The Ordinary' user and have recently added this to my regime. As it states, it can give you the tingles but easily sorted if you mix it with your moisturiser. I've been using it every few days and have noticed that my skin seems a bit more even and vibrant. Price point is great, too!
  50. Not bad!

    Daniela

    First night using it and so far I think i like it.
    Definetly stings a bit but its bearable, makes me feel like something is happening!!
    I dont mind the powdery feel to it, I was planning on using it at night anyways.
    I find its got a bit of a fake tan kind of smell to it (mild) which is the only thing that bothers me about it, no one else has mentioned that in the comments so m...
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  51. Tingles but works, give it a go

    ta721

    There is definitely a tingle when I use this product (which is unlike my other Vit C product that I like, the Aesop facial serum) and always make sure I'm only using a small amount. I wouldn't recommend it for a first time Vit C user, but if you're comfortable with Vitamin C, then this product is definitely worth trying. After a week of use, I feel an improvement in the texture of my skin the mor...
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  52. Tingletown

    Ali

    This product tingles and stings a bit so you know it’s doing something haha I use a more expensive c product for my face and use this cheaper one for my neck and décolletage. I’ve been using this and a retinol and my chest skin tone is much more evened out.
  53. Good once you get used to it

    Abin

    I can feel that my skin is brighter, also smooth. The dark spot are getting better.
  54. Good once you get used to it

    Abin

    I can feel that my skin is brighter, also smooth. The dark spot are getting better.
  55. Stingy!!!

    Shellz

    Not a fan at all of this product, i read the reviews before buying and thought i would give it a go as it was a lot cheaper than the other vitamin c product i had been using. I have even diluted it with rosehip but i don't think i can bare the stingy sensation anymore. Maybe its not made for my skin. I do like the feel of the grain though.
  56. Definitely not Ordinary

    Abinaya

    Part of a fantastic range of products, the Vitamin C suspension lives up to all the promises as well as the reputation of, 'the Ordinary'
  57. My skin is GLOWING!

    Julz

    Wow is all I can say. I have been using it for over 2 weeks now and my skin is literally glowing, in and out of the sun. My complexion is completely smooth and even, my blemishes seem to be gone and my skin is so smooth. Yes, the consistency is a little grainy but it doesn't bother me one bit. I use it at night with a night cream, Argireline 10% and Moroccan argon oil from the same brand. It is in...
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  58. Wish I had given in sooner!

    AlDawg

    I was skeptical to get this Ordinary product as it’s not the best rated one in their range. However, I can honestly say, my skin has never felt better! I’ve only been using it for a week at night (alongside Pixi Glow Tonic and Hyaluronic acid) and my skin tone has evened out considerably. Once you get over the original texture of the product, it’s a game changer and definitely something I’ll be ke...
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  59. Necessity

    Lauren

    I absolutely love this product! It has cleared my skin of redness and smoothed it, the texture is a bit grainy but with a thin layer, it works wonders!
  60. Hard to use but really good

    Lucy

    This is definitely grainy, and hard to use with other products. Quite tingly on application. It pills easily - this is reduced by mixing with another product in your hands before applying - or using with fewer other items. Still, seems to work well, i feel like it brightens my complexion.
  61. Love hate relationship

    Sharna

    I really love the way this product makes my skin feel in the morning after using it. It’s smooth, soft and looks really good. However, I loathe the way my hands smell in the morning after using this even when I’ve washed them. The first time I used this without washing my hands they turned a little yellow, which was a little alarming. That being said, I have repurchased this one before but I think...
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  62. Helped my skin

    Bec231

    I added this to my skin care routine and it’s made my skin feel and look way more hydrated! It can tingle and burn a little after I apply it but it’s normally fine after a few minutes.
  63. Nightly Serum Mask

    Bright2Light

    I use this as part of my nightly regime with the Ordinary Niacinamide formula (for blemishes and redness) and Ordinary Hyaluronic Acid (for pump and moisture).

    It absorbs better with a micro needle roller (beware - increases the sting) prior to application. I apply the Niacinamide, then Vita C, and then hyaluronic acid once they have sunk in. Using it alone is much easier (it’s a wond...
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  64. Amazing

    Eleanor

    Omg this is like the best Ordinary product! It’s amazing and only like $12!!! I’ve been using the b oil, rosehip, castor, rosemary, argan and coconut oils to try get rid of a sunspot freckle I had for years, within uses, pretty much overnight, this stuff is like totally fading it, like no other products has! My skin’s been dehydrated and had a zombie-ish cast to it, and this stuff plumps it like i...
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  65. Amazing

    Eleanor

    Omg this is like the best Ordinary product! It’s amazing and only like $12!!! I’ve been using the b oil, rosehip, castor, rosemary, argan and coconut oils to try get rid of a sunspot freckle I had for years, within uses, pretty much overnight, this stuff is like totally fading it, like no other products has! My skin’s been dehydrated and had a zombie-ish cast to it, and this stuff plumps it like i...
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  66. Great

    Rav

    Not the best 'The Ordinary' product I've tried because it does sting a little for the first few days but it has helped with my pigmentation and makes my skin look healthier. I use it every other night
  67. Try a different Vit C

    Hannah

    This product does function, but I believe that there are more cosmetically-elegant vit c products, even from the ordinary. If you're not bothered by a gritty texture or pilling then its fine, but I don't believe it's worth it just for the high percentage of vit c given science has shown not much additional benefit comes from such a high amount compared to e.g. 10%.
  68. Great value highly recommend

    Bhuvana

    Love it. Stings a little, my skin can tolerate a high amount of actives. Great value.
  69. Very good value

    Liv

    For under $10 this product is great value. I noticed a small difference in my skin but not massive. Recommend mixing with another product.
  70. PSA FOR ANYONE WHO HATES THIS

    Jess

    Ok! I bought this product probably 3 months ago and absolutely HATED it! It pilled and stung and was SO irritating to my acne-prone skin, I couldn’t believe I’d spent $10 on this.
    BUT! After reading up on how to layer skincare and giving this another go, I’ve found a way to use it that works perfectly for me! I now use it most mornings, and stick to the same regime whenever I do use it that...
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  71. Not a winner for me

    Natasha

    I love most of the products from the Ordinary so I was really looking forward to trying this. Alas this product is not a winner for me. It pills really badly when applied and feels slippery, like it never absorbs. I have tried mixing it with other creams and oils as per the instructions but nothing seems to help. It also stings on application even when mixed with other products and feels awful. I ...
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  72. Undecided

    BK

    I have used this product daily at night for over a month. Like many other reviewers, I found this product to feel grainy and a bit itchy on application. I have noticed that my skin looks happier and healthier in the morning after using this. My redness has gone slightly down and feels a bit smoother.
  73. Great price

    RF

    I used this product and found it alright. I have since tried something different as I wanted a different texture. It's good for a low budget option.
  74. perfection

    Sarah

    This has made my skin tone even and glowy over time. Can't believe how good this product is
  75. exceptional price

    Linka

    For under $10 this product is a win, make sure to mix it up with your moisturizer to avoid rolling off. The gritty texture seems to diminish in the right mixing product.
  76. Amazing Value!

    Connie

    After a few uses, I noticed my skin was a lot brighter! Great value for a vitamin C product! Only downside was the gritty texture and pilling if used with certain other products.
  77. vitamin c

    sha

    definitely worth it if you're experienced with vitamin C. if you're a beginner, I'd recommend mixing this product with moisturiser to build tolerance. The glow on my skin after using this product is unreal
  78. some days I notice a difference

    linga

    wasn't noticing too much of a difference, so I coupled it with glycolic acid (which we are warned to be wary of as it really dries out your skin) and noticed a big difference. Couldn't do it like that everyday though. Just every now and then
  79. Great Product

    Lizy

    I have tried vitamin C powder in this TO brand and other expensive brand and because of product not in stock, I purchased this type and I have to say that I like it. It's not gritty like the TO 30% Vit C so I'm very pleased in that sense. The effectiveness is still the same. I can feel the product working once I put it on my skin. You don't need to apply much at all. I use this with Niamicide and...
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  80. in between opinions

    sf

    When using this product I found that it really irritated my skin so much that I had to take it off completely. I tried it again a few days later and went to sleep so i didn’t have to deal with the itchiness. I woke up and my skin was really nice but I find that I have the same experience with the product each time.
  81. Affordable and gives results

    Kirsty

    Good product. Tingles after application for 30 seconds or so but isn't unbareable. As a few people have mentioned, it has a slightly grainy texture, but I apply in a patting motion rather than rubbing and haven't experienced any skin irritation or unpleasentness. I do wish that the packaging was more environmentally friendly but that's a personal preference. I would purchase again.
  82. Excellent product

    Very Impressed

    It beggars belief that this brand has all these items for sale @ very affordable prices...yet they do & their products are excellent.I love this, it tingles for a few minutes when first applied, but it settles, it feels very grainy, so I tend to dab the cream on rather than rub.An excellent item, highly recommended & will be repurchasing!!
  83. I like it

    Novoanna

    I’ve used this product yesterday first time (never used VitC skin care before). The texture is ok, no problem with applying. I haven’t have any discomfort or irritation, just a little bit of redness. But the smell of my skin after kills me (it’s so weird, something metallic?? I don’t know...). But I can’t fault it because at next morning my skin looks brighter!
  84. Brightening and hydrating!

    CC

    I really enjoyed using this product, it hydrated and brightened my skin which is awesome! Love a two birds, one stone product!
  85. so so good

    Bianca

    This didn't hurt or sting on my skin one bit. I have been using this for about a week and I can already see a difference, my skin is a lot brighter and glowly. It does have a gritty feeling but like you aren't rubbing anything on your face. That doesn't bother me though so I would definitely recommend
  86. Tingles but worth it

    Akiko

    I put this on after the retinol and it stung real bad for about 20 seconds I almost was about to wash it off but I pushed through and then later that night my skin just felt so plump and jiucy and healthy so the burning sensation was definitely worth it haha!
  87. Decent Product

    Becca

    This is a decent product, after a few weeks haven't noticed significant changes in my skin maybe a little bit brighter so far but nothing alarming either. does feel a little bit grainy when I put on my face but nothing concerning and no irritation so far.
  88. Good for sensitive skin

    Jarin

    This silicone free version has definitely reduced the breakouts I got from the 30% vit c. While I do feel like my skin is brighter and some hyperpigmentation has been reduced, this does take time.
  89. Not sure

    Leah

    It applies more like an oil and doesn’t absorb quickly, I haven’t noticed any significant results but I’ll still continue to use it
  90. Look, you're going to hate it at first, but trust me, it works!

    Kota

    I assume that whoever coined "no pain, no gain" had this product in their beauty regime. "A tingling sensation" doesn't really cover it, this product HURT when I first started using it, and 2 months later it still doesn't feel great. On top of the sting it's also gritty as you apply it so all-in-all it feels like you're making a huge mistake. So yes, right before bed I basically do some mild facia...
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  91. Too strong

    Stella

    This is super strong and stung my sensitive skin. Although it’s cheap, no amount of mixing or adjustment made it suitable. I had to throw it out.
  92. Works but the texture is strange

    Han

    This product was great in terms of giving me that Vitamin C glow, but the texture is really grainy and doesn't really soak into the skin which I wasn't the biggest fan of
  93. Follow the instructions

    Lizzy

    When I initially started using this product, I made a few mistakes, don’t apply it with your Niacinamide, it will peel! (Also interferes with both products.)

    Use in the PM, use less than you think you need, mix it with your moisturiser and leave to set. (If your skin continues to tingle after initial application wash it off after a few minutes.)

    I did find direct applicat...
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  94. harsh on my skin

    ash

    i wasn't a big fan of this vitamin C product. it is said to reduce puffiness in the face, but even when i mixed it with a moisturiser, it still irritated my skin.
  95. Not the ordinary's best product

    Loz

    Initially it gave too much of a tingly feeling so I gave up on it but have since mixed it with a moisturiser and it has been fine. I don't find it as good and effective as some of the other ordinary products, but for the price point, you can't really complain!
  96. Correction!

    Lauren

    Okay so this is actually my second review of this product. In my first, I think I mentioned something about it feeling like rubbing grains of sand on my face. I also mentioned that I had ignored the instructions (and the v v smart people at The Ordinary) and used it in the morning rather than the evening. And for SOME reason it didn’t feel right. Ha ha ha.
    However everyone I know (including...
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  97. Correction!

    Lauren

    Okay so this is actually my second review of this product. In my first, I think I mentioned something about it feeling like rubbing grains of sand on my face. I also mentioned that I had ignored the instructions (and the v v smart people at The Ordinary) and used it in the morning rather than the evening. And for SOME reason it didn’t feel right. Ha ha ha.
    However everyone I know (including...
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  98. Use less than you think you need!

    Eleni94

    I initially found the product to be too irritating for my skin, I would use it before bed and wake-up with big red splotches over my forehead. After having a break from all acid based skincare for about 10 days, I re-introduced the Vit C Suspension into my routine but only used about half the amount I thought I needed. The results so far have been great. I have definitely noticed that my skin has ...
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  99. Use as a mask!

    Allison

    Great price point, and I noticed lightening of some pigmentation I had. Initially I was wearing this under other skincare and make up, but it would pill and just not work well. I read that others used it as a mask so I tried that, and haven't gone back! After cleansing, I apply it, leave for about 2-3 minutes, wash it off, and continue with my skincare routine.
  100. So. Many. Questions.

    Lauren

    Okay so I am not beauty head, but wanted to try a Vit C so opted for The Ordinary. I understood Vit C is a morning thing, but this one is to be used as a nighttime thing. WHO KNOWS. I have also noticed my make-up pilling when using this in the morning. (Yes - I am going against direction so that might be it). Also, is it supposed to feel like I am wiping sand on my face? Not a great texture: grain...
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