TNS Essential Serum®

This all-in-one skin rejuvenating serum improves the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles, skin tone and texture.

Appropriate for all skin types.

$281.00MSRP
1 Oz. / 28.4 g
Yes

Store at room temperature 15° - 30°C (59° - 86°F).

Before & After Pictures

Baseline vs 12 Weeks, Female, Age 69, Fitz II

Baseline vs 12 Weeks, Male, Age 62, Fitz III

Unretouched photographs of subjects at baseline and after twice-daily use of TNS Essential Serum®. Individual results may vary. Kadoya K, Makino ET, Jiang LI, Bachelor M, Chung R, Tan P, Cheng T, Naughton GK, Mehta RC. J Drugs Dermatol. 2017 Dec 1;16(12);1190-1196.

Patient Satisfaction

92%

of subjects

n = 37

rated their skin as looking healthier and more youthful*, reduced the appearance of wrinkles, and enhanced skin texture and tone. Initial results occurred in 30 days with optimal results occurring in 90 days*.

* Percent of patients who agreed at month 3, based on 37 patients.

Key Benefits of
TNS Essential Serum®

Reduces the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles

Enhances skin texture

Enhances skin tone

Using Growth Factor Like Never Before

TNS Essential Serum® offers a combination of the renowned growth factor formula, TNS Recovery Complex® in one chamber and APS Corrective Complex in the other.

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When to Apply

Apply in the morning and evening after cleansing and toning.

Where to Apply

Apply to your entire face (neck and chest if desired).

How to Apply

Dispense on the back of your hand and blend together before applying to skin. Avoid getting in eyes. If contact occurs, rinse eyes thoroughly with water.

What’s Inside

Chamber 1: TNS Recovery Complex®

Human Fibroblast Conditioned Media (TNS®)

A physiologically balanced, naturally secreted and stabilized growth factor blend that helps improve the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles, skin tone and texture.

Chamber 2: APS Corrective Complex

Peptides help support skin:

Palmitoyl Tripeptide-5
Hydrolyzed Silk (Sericin)
Dipalmitoyl Hydroxyproline

Antioxidants that help prevent free radical damage:

Ergothioneine (EGT)
An antioxidant with free radical scavenging properties.

Ubiquinone (Coenzyme Q10)

An antioxidant that helps to counteract free radical damage and works synergistically with vitamin E.

Camellia Oleifera (Green Tea) Leaf Extract

A natural antioxidant rich in polyphenols.

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Tetrahexyldecyl Ascorbate

A stable form of ascorbic acid (Vitamin C), a proven antioxidant.

Tocopheryl Acetate

A form of vitamin E, an antioxidant and free-radical scavenger.

Rubus Fruticosus (Blackberry) Leaf Extract

A natural antioxidant rich in polyphenols

Saccharomyces Ferment Lysate Filtrate

A bio-optimized yeast extract that helps prevent free radical damage.

Specialty Ingredients

Alpha-Arbutin

Brightens skin.

Hyaluronic Filling Spheres

Dehydrated filling spheres, containing hyaluronic acid, help trap water on the surface of the skin like a sponge.

Additional Information

When should I use this product in my daily skin care routine?

TNS Essential Serum® should be applied after cleansing and toning the skin and prior to applying any other products, including sunscreens. Note: TNS Recovery Complex® is in one chamber of the TNS Essential Serum® pump, you do not need to incorporate TNS Recovery Complex® in your daily routine.

How long to use?

You should use TNS Essential Serum® as long as you wish to improve the overall appearance of your skin. Our clinical studies show that initial results occur in 30 days with optimal results occurring in 90 days. For best results, you should use twice daily and incorporate as part of your daily skin care routine.

What is TNS®?
A mixture of growth factors, cytokines, antioxidants and matrix proteins.

What are growth factors?
Growth factors are messenger proteins that are inherent in our bodies and play a role in maintaining healthy skin.

What is APS Corrective Complex?
A patented mixture of antioxidants, peptides and other innovative ingredients that in combination improves the overall appearance of skin.

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CAUTION: Do not use Retinol Complex if you are pregnant, lactating, or planning to become pregnant. Mild redness, peeling, and irritation are expected when using these products. Use a sunscreen and limit sun exposure while using these products, and for a week following discontinuation.

CAUTION: GlyPro products used together may cause irritation.

Sunburn alert: AHA/BHA Exfoliating Cleanser, AHA/BHA Cream, and all GlyPro products contain an alpha-hydroxy 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 these products, and for a week following discontinuation.

IMPORTANT! SUNSCREEN IS REQUIRED TO OPTIMIZE AND MAINTAIN THE RESULTS OF USING LYTERA® 2.0 PIGMENT CORRECTING SERUM.

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