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Photo Plasma

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Photo Plasma - Perricone MD

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Photo Plasma - Perricone MD
This oil-free moisturizer creates an invisible shield against environmental aggressors and protects skin with a Broad Spectrum SPF 30. Lightweight in texture, Photo Plasma glides on skin smoothly and evenly, leaving it soft and hydrated.
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    What It Is

    This oil-free moisturizer creates an invisible shield against environmental aggressors and protects skin against UVA and UVB damage with a Broad Spectrum SPF 30. Lightweight in texture, Photo Plasma glides on skin smoothly and evenly, leaving it soft, hydrated and radiant.

    What It Does
    • Oil-free, anti-aging moisturizer with a mineral-based Broad Spectrum SPF 30.
    • Protects with an invisible shield against environmental aggressors.
    • Weightless in texture, it unveils brighter-looking, more radiant skin.
    What To Expect

    Due to the science and compounds used in our products the feel and scent may vary.

    Texture

    Lotion

    Consistency

    Weightless

    Scent

    Fragrance Free

    Consumer Results

    95% agreed their skin immediately felt perfectly moisturized, softer and smooth.

    93% agreed their skin felt hydrated without feeling heavy, greasy or sticky.

    88% agreed their skin had a healthy glow.

    Key Sciences

    Alpha Lipoic Acid

    Scientifically formulated to help minimize the appearance of wrinkles and enlarged pores while improving the appearance skin texture.

    Vitamin C Ester

    Scientifically formulated to help brighten, firm and smooth the appearance of skin.

    Photo Plasma Science

    Ingredients

    Alpha Lipoic Acid

    One of nature's most powerful antioxidants, it refines skin's texture and treats fine lines, wrinkles and enlarged pores.

    Vitamin C Ester

    A fat-soluble form of Vitamin C, it's the ideal therapy for sun-damaged skin as it minimizes discoloration and brightens its appearance.

    Ingredients

    Active Ingredient: Titanium Dioxide 4.2%

    Inactive Ingredients: Water/Aqua/Eau, Glycerin, Cyclopentasiloxane, Dimethicone, Pentylene Glycol, Ethylhexyl Methoxycrylene, Polyester-8, Polyglyceryl-3 Polydimethylsiloxyethyl Dimethicone, Hydroxyethyl Acrylate/Sodium Acryloyldimethyl Taurate Copolymer, Benzyl Alcohol, Aluminum Hydroxide, Stearic Acid, Diethylhexyl Syringylidenemalonate, Hydrogenated Lecithin, Isohexadecane, Bisabolol, Tetrahexyldecyl Ascorbate, Phenoxyethanol, Polysilicone-11, Polysorbate 60, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Sodium Benzoate. Potassium Sorbate, Xanthan Gum, Hydrogenated Phosphatidylcholine, Thioctic Acid, Astaxanthin

    Application

    Application

    Dr. Perricone recommends applying to face and neck in gentle circular motions in the morning. To achieve optimal results, first use your Perricone MD treatment and follow with Photo Plasma.

    Application Process

    Area

    Face and Neck

    Amount

    Pearl-sized amount

    Frequency

    1x / Day

    Duration

    8 Weeks

    1. After using desired treatment, use fingertips to apply to face and neck in gentle circular motions.
    2. Use in the morning.

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    • Q:

      I use Deep Moisture Therapy every morning and would like to know if I could also use the Photo Plasma over that? I really like using the Photo Plasma and was using that only, but felt it did not provide enough moisture. I really like the Photo Plasma with the spf 30.
      Asked on 2/24/2016 by Robin

      1 answer

      • Perricone MD Skincare Specialist

        A:

        Great question! I love the Deep Moisture Therapy for hydration and healing. You can absolutely use the Photo Plasma on top as your SPF. Enjoy!

        Answered on 3/8/2016 by Perricone MD Skincare Specialist
    • Q:

      I have adult acne and was wondering if photo plasma will make it worse ??
      Asked on 11/5/2015 by Saira from Fairfax va

      2 answers

      • Perricone MD Skincare Specialist

        A:

        Great question!

        The Photo Plasma is an oil-free moisturizer with an SPF 30 and it should not make your acne worse.

        We do always recommend performing a 3-day patch test to make sure the product is compatible with you skin.

        Have a nice day!

        Answered on 11/16/2015 by Perricone MD Customer Care Specialist from Perricone MD Customer Care
      • Perricone MD Skincare Specialist

        A:

        Great question!

        The Photo Plasma is an oil-free moisturizer with an SPF 30 and it should not make your acne worse.

        We do always recommend performing a 3-day patch test to make sure the product is compatible with you skin.

        Have a nice day!

        Answered on 11/16/2015 by Perricone MD Customer Care Specialist from Perricone MD Customer Care
    • Q:

      Can this be used as a moisturizer under daily makeup?
      Asked on 10/11/2015 by r star from Texas

      1 answer

      • Perricone MD Skincare Specialist

        A:

        Great question!

        The Photo Plasma is a daytime moisturizer w/SPF 30 and it should be applied first then apply makeup last.

        Have a nice day!

        Answered on 10/16/2015 by Perricone MD Customer Care Specialist from Perricone MD Customer Care
    • Q:

      When I apply to my face it feels very dry I asked the sales woman and she said just put a moisturizer on top of
      It!!!! It sounds to me by reading it that it should make your face feel very moisturized not dry is that correct? Maybe I am using the wrong product for my skin. Thank you for your attention in this matter
      Asked on 10/7/2015 by Jeanie-Beanie from Nanuet.NY

      1 answer

      • Perricone MD Skincare Specialist

        A:

        Thank you for contacting Perricone MD.

        The Photo Plasma is an oil-free moisturizer and if you have dry skin this may not be the moisturizer for you.

        I recommend the Face Finishing Moisturizer which is quite creamy and hydrating; this moisturizer is typically for normal to dry skin; or if you have extremely dry skin you may be interested in trying our Deep Moisture Therapy.

        I hope this is helpful.

        Answered on 10/7/2015 by Perricone MD Customer Care Specialist from Perricone MD Customer Care
    • Q:

      I have thee three products.
      which order should I use them
      High Potency Amine Face LIft
      Hyalo Plasma
      Photo Plasma

      Thank You
      Asked on 8/17/2015 by Deborah from Plantation, Florida

      1 answer

      • Perricone MD Skincare Specialist

        A:

        Thank you for contacting Perricone MD.

        Below I am providing the correct order to apply your products for both AM and PM.

        AM APPLICATION
        Cleanser
        Toner
        High Potency Amine Face Lift
        Hyalo Plasma
        Photo Plasma

        PM APPLICATION
        Cleanser
        Toner
        Hyalo Plasma
        Moisturizer

        I hope this is helpful.

        Answered on 9/3/2015 by Perricone MD Skincare Specialist from Perricone MD Customer Care
    • Q:

      what do you put on first the high potency amine face lift or photo plasma?
      Asked on 6/11/2015 by normad1021 from san jose, ca

      1 answer

      • Perricone MD Skincare Specialist

        A:

        Thank you for contacting Perricone MD.

        There are five steps to following the Perricone regime and they are:

        1. Cleanser
        2. Toner or Serum
        3. Exfoliant
        4. Treatment
        5. Moisturizer

        The High Potency Amine Face Lift (Step 4) is a treatment and should be applied only in the AM prior to moisturizer. Photo Plasma (Step 5) is a daytime moisturizer and should be applied after your treatment.

        I hope this is helpful.

        Answered on 6/12/2015 by Perricone MD Skincare Specialist from Perricone MD Customer Care
    • Q:

      can you use this around the eye area
      Asked on 6/5/2015 by la

      1 answer

      • Perricone MD Skincare Specialist

        A:

        Thank you for contacting Perricone MD.

        Yes, the Photo Plasma can be applied around the eye area.

        I hope this is helpful.

        Answered on 6/7/2015 by Perricone MD Skincare Specialist from Perricone MD Customer Care
    • Q:

      WILL THIS CLOG PORES?
      Asked on 5/27/2015 by ANGEL from NYC

      1 answer

      • Perricone MD Skincare Specialist

        A:

        Thank you for contacting Perricone MD.

        No, none of Dr. Perricone's products will clog your pores.

        The Photo Plasma an oil-free moisturizer with an SPF30; extremely lightweight in texture, it glides on skin smoothly and evenly, leaving it soft, hydrated and radiant. Formulated with powerful anti-aging benefits and mineral sunscreens, it derives its natural color from antioxidant-rich, Astaxanthin. No tackiness or heaviness.

        I hope this is helpful.

        Answered on 5/27/2015 by Perricone MD Skincare Specialist from Perricone MD Customer Care
    • Q:

      I use finacea gel 15% in the day for rosecea bumps and a little redness. I use Renova Tretinoin cream 0.02% at night. I have oily skin, enlarged pores, acne scaring(holes) from blackhead and whiteheads. Also, aging concerns. I do not have deep wrinkles but I do have them. Which products would you recommend I use and what order should they be applied. Please include my prescriptions that I use.
      thank you so much
      Asked on 4/18/2015 by MB from Farmingdale, NY

      1 answer

      • Perricone MD Skincare Specialist

        A:

        Thank you for contacting Perricone MD.

        To help with symptoms of rosaea here is what we recommend:

        Nutritive Cleanser a cleanser and toner in one. Formulated as a mild cleansing product, it is suitable for all skin types, though especially recommended for normal and dry skin. Alpa lipoic acid helps to prevent the appearance of redness and blotchiness sometimes associated with the use of harsh cleansers.

        Advanced Face Firming Activator provides immediate improvement to the appearance of skin's resilience, tone and texture. Alpha Lipoic Acid and glycolic acid reduce pore size and speed up cell renewal, while reducing the appearance of scarring and discolorations in the skin. Use before your moisturizer and sunscreen. (AM treatment)

        Concentrated Restorative Treatment helps resurface skin's texture to reveal a more radiant and healthy looking skin. It helps diminish the appearance of lines and wrinkles. It provides maximum levels of antioxidant therapy during the evening restoration period, evens out imperfections, and promotes a healthier, more resilient skin.

        Face Finishing Moisturizer a light moisturizer that provides advanced moisturization and antioxidant protection for all skin types. Helps to smooth lines and wrinkles and enhance collagen production. Can be used AM and PM over treatments or alone.

        These supplements can also be helpful:
        Skin and Total Body supplements
        Omega 3 supplements

        Your Finacea gel and Tretinoin cream should be applied after cleansing then follow with AM treatment (Advanced Face Firming Activator) and the Face Finishing Moisturizer is always applied last.

        In the evening the same order follows, this time you are applying the PM treatment (Concentrated Restorative cream) and the Face Finishing Moisturizer is always applied last.

        I hope this is helpful.

        Answered on 4/28/2015 by Perricone MD Skincare Specialist from Perricone MD Customer Care
    • Q:

      I have extremely sensitive skin, would this product be ok to use? i really need a daily mositurizer that has spf in it if i can find it.
      Thanks,
      Kathleen
      Asked on 4/14/2015 by Kathleen B from Kingston, WA

      1 answer

      • Perricone MD Skincare Specialist

        A:

        Thank you for contacting Perricone MD.

        Since you have sensitive skin I recommend Dr. Perricone's sensitive skin care line called the Hypoallergenic Collection; within this line there is a moisturizer called the Hypoallergenic Nourishing Moisturizer.

        The Hypoallergenic Nourishing Moisturizer is a gentle, nourishing and anti-aging moisturizer formulated for sensitive skin. With Olive Polyphenols, Neuropeptides and Tocotrienols.

        Please visit our website and place your order today: www.perriconemd.com

        I hope this is helpful.

        Answered on 4/28/2015 by Perricone MD Skincare Specialist from Perricone MD Customer Care
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    4.3

    (based on 69 reviews)

    Ratings Distribution

    • 5 Stars

       

      (50)

    • 4 Stars

       

      (8)

    • 3 Stars

       

      (2)

    • 2 Stars

       

      (3)

    • 1 Stars

       

      (6)

    85%

    of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

    Pros

    • Lightweight (15)
    • Non-greasy (14)
    • Moisturizes (10)
    • Softens skin (5)
    • Moisturizing (4)

    Cons

    • Sticky (3)

    Best Uses

    • Daily use (9)
    • Sensitive skin (7)
    • Uneven skin tone (6)
    • Fine lines/wrinkles (4)
    • Redness/ blotchiness (4)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (54), Yes (3)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Beauty conscious (6)
      • Skin Type:
      • Combination (5)

    Most Liked Positive Review

     

    the only sunscreen I'll ever use again

    At first I was a little put off by the color but this is the ONLY sunscreen that didnt break me out, didnt run and didnt make my pores feel clogged by the end...Read complete review

    At first I was a little put off by the color but this is the ONLY sunscreen that didnt break me out, didnt run and didnt make my pores feel clogged by the end of the day. I freakin' love this stuff!! I'm very fair and not once have I burned with this on, as with most other sunscreens. Its long wearing and somehow makes my skin look just more even and better.

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    Most Liked Negative Review

     

    I wish this didn't break my skin out...

    I wish this didn't irritate my skin, because the finish isn't oily like other sunscreens. It feels nice to apply, and leaves a not-oily but not-too-matte finish- it's perfect. However, each time...Read complete review

    I wish this didn't irritate my skin, because the finish isn't oily like other sunscreens. It feels nice to apply, and leaves a not-oily but not-too-matte finish- it's perfect. However, each time I used it, my skin broke out with small blemishes. I even tested it a few times just to make sure it was the Photo Plasma and not another product. Really disappointed as now I can't even use it!

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    5.0

    Photo Plasma: Perfect SP30 Cream for the Australian Climat

    By Sandie

    from Sydney, Australia

    About Me Beauty Conscious

    Pros

    • Lightweight
    • Moisturizes
    • Non-Greasy
    • Smells Great
    • Softens Skin
    • Soothes Skin

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Daily Use
      • Redness/ Blotchiness
      • Sensitive Skin
      • Uneven Skin Tone

      As part of my recent Perricone delivery I've received a sample of the Photo Plasma cream and I was surprised this pink mousse like cream could make my skin feel so good. Not only does it moisturise and protect my skin , it also reduces the redness - I combine this my cold plasma face/eye + no foundation foundation serum and I'm a happy girl. Yes the products are little expensive but I only have one face and Perricone is worth investing in my future. - thank you Dr Perricone, continue to innovate and surprise me with new products.

      • Skin Type:
      • Dry
      • Age:
      • 45-59
       
      3.0

      So far, Ok!

      By Tintin

      from Toronto, Canada

      About Me Beauty Conscious

      Pros

      • Lightweight
      • Moisturizes
      • Non-Greasy

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Daily Use
        • Redness/ Blotchiness
        • Sensitive Skin
        • Uneven Skin Tone

        I have only been using this product for less than a week and by far, I am satisfied, thus the 3 stars for now. It is light weight and non-greasy, and somewhat gives that luminous effect on my skin. Let's see how it goes in the next coming weeks!

        • Skin Type:
        • Combination
         
        5.0

        This is the best "moisturizer" with spf I have ever used!

        By Alisha G.

        from jersey city, nj

        About Me Beauty Conscious

        Pros

        • Lightweight
        • Moisturizes
        • Non-Greasy
        • Softens Skin
        • Soothes Skin

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Daily Use
          • Enlarged Pores
          • Fine Lines/Wrinkles
          • Redness/ Blotchiness
          • Sensitive Skin
          • Uneven Skin Tone

          Honestly, this product does everything. It moisturizes (my dry skin disappears instantly) while not being greasy but also has SPF in it. On top of this, my fine lines are not as pronounced and my skin has a nice dewy glow to it and my redness is minimized.

          • Skin Type:
          • Combination
           
          5.0

          Fresh and bright

          By Cantress

          from Bethesda,MD

          About Me Beauty Expert

          Verified Reviewer

          Pros

          • especially in the summer - brightens the skin
          • Lightweight
          • Moisturizes
          • Non-Greasy
          • Smells Great
          • Softens Skin
          • Soothes Skin

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Daily Use
            • Sensitive Skin
            • Uneven Skin Tone

            I like to apply this product at the end of my regimen - especially in the summer. It is, aside from all the other comments, aa gentle, efficient, clean and light creme that protects and brightens the skin. Having used all the top and most costly lines of skin care over the years, Perricone products are perfect for me now after 60 ;-)

            • Skin Type:
            • Dry
             
            5.0

            Holy Grail of Daytime Moisturizer

            By KatrinaSouder

            from Milton, Washington

            About Me Beauty Expert

            Pros

            • Absorbs Quickly
            • Anti-aging
            • Lightweight
            • Moisturizes
            • Non-Greasy
            • Perfume free
            • Softens Skin
            • SPF

            Cons

            • Expensive

            Best Uses

            • Daily Use
            • Fine Lines/Wrinkles
            • Sensitive Skin
            • Sunscreen
            • Uneven Skin Tone

            I spent many years looking for the perfect lightweight moisturizer that provided the perfect balance of moisture without being greasy. Photo Plasma is truly the ultimate daily moisturizer! It provides sunscreen, anti-aging benefits, doesn't break me out and doesn't irritate my sensitive skin. I LOVE it. Just wish it were a tad bit less pricey.

            • Skin Type:
            • Combination

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