REVIEW: CLINIQUE TURNAROUND DAYTIME – GOLDEN GLOW

name: Turnaround Daytime Revitalizing Moisturizer
brand: CLINIQUE
color: Golden Glow
category: facial moisturizer
uses: hydrate, look awake

SPECIFICATIONS
size: 0.68oz – 1.7oz
price: $10 – $38
price category: prestige
sellers: SephoraUltaCLINIQUE, etc.

DESCRIPTION
color: clear gel with light golden shimmer
scent: unscented – very light powder scent
consistency: smooth, non-oily gel, cannot feel shimmer
packaging: light blue squeezable tube with screw on cap

DIRECTIONS
manufacturer directions: apply each morning to face and neck after regular skin care regimen
my suggestions: apply to cheeks where you would highlight

INGREDIENTS
type: contains synthetic materials
sensitivity: 100% allergy-tested, oil-free
list: contact manufacturer

OUTCOME
ease of application: very easy – requires no experience or tools
amount needed: scant dime-sized (whole face), half pea-sized (cheeks)
pigmentation: extremely sheer
lasting power: hydrated throughout the day, shimmer faded over time
during use: mild glow, very mild shimmer, smooth, light-weight
after use: did not break out
ease of removal: very easy – makeup remover or soap

CONSIDER MY SKIN
shade: light/medium
tone: olive
complexion: combination
problems: oily t-zone, large pores (nose), uneven tone

SUMMARY
pros: use with or without makeup, hydration without heavy “lotion” feel
cons: contains no SPF, a little expensive
notes: also available in “Rosy Glow” (pink-based)
overall: hydration quality is good, look awake, product size would last awhile
would I buy: likely

I did not pay for this product, nor was I paid to review it.

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