Ole Henriksen Truth Crème Advanced Hydration

In my The Whole Truth kit, I received a 1 ounce jar of this rich cream. The common size is 1.7 oz.

 

From the website:

“Proper hydration is the way to achieving a youthful complexion. As we age, our skin loses the ability to retain moisture making it even more important to maintain proper hydration. Our NEW mega-moisturizer, truth crème advanced hydration combines nature’s finest ingredients with cutting edge technology, providing you with unmatched moisture and superior anti-aging results.

Benefits
  • Advanced Hydration Complex™ provides multi-level moisturization working in 5 different ways to deliver powerful anti-aging benefits and unparalleled hydration. Learn More
  • Vitamin C naturally brightens, lightens, and tightens
  • Tripeptide-5 Stimulates collagen synthesis to eliminate fine lines and wrinkles”

This is a richer, slightly thicker cream than the Sheer Transformation.  It smells nice, with a slight citrus scent. I haves switched to this as the after-moisturizer when I use my Invigorating Night Treatment  , and it works nicely, even if it’s a little more greasy. When I wake up the next morning my face is a little oilier than what I experience when I use Sheer Transformation. I notice that my face feels firmer and smoother now.

I think this is an excellent cream for dry skin, mature people, the colder winter months, and those looking for a slightier richer moisturizer. I think this one is a step above ST in that ST is a basic, staple moisturizer while this one is for those who need a little more care. I would only use this at night because it would make my face too greasy to apply makeup in the morning.

I would repurchase this for the winter months. Right now spring is in session in NYC, so I will soon go back to Sheer Transformation.

Ingredients: Aqua/Water/Eau, Glycerin, Squalane, Triheptanoin, Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil, Candelilla/Jojoba/Rice Bran Polyglyceryl-3 Esters, Glyceryl Stearate, Cetyl Alcohol, Dimethicone, Sodium Stearoyl Lactylate, Cetearyl Alcohol, Palmitoyl Tripeptide-5, Ceramide 2, Tetrahexyldecyl Ascorbate, Hydrolyzed Viola Tricolor Extract, Calcium Ascorbate, Rosa Canina Extract, Sodium Hyaluronate, Saccharum Officinarium (Sugar Cane) Extract, Acer Saccharinum (Sugar Maple) Extract, Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Orange) Fruit Extract, Citrus Medica Limonum (Lemon) Fruit Extract, Soybean Sterols, Glycine Soja (Soybean) Seed Extract, Avena Sativa (Oat) Kernel Extract, Macadamia Integrifolia Seed Oil, Bisabolol, Tocopheryl Acetate, Trehalose, Zingiber Officinale (Ginger) Root Extract, Panax Ginseng Root Extract, Vaccinium Myrtillus Extract, Sorbitol, Xanthan Gum, Potato Starch Modified, Sodium Phytate, Potassium Sorbate, Ethylhexylglycerin, Phenoxyethanol, Parfum/Fragrance

I paid $46 for The Whole Truth kit. A 1.7 oz jar of this costs $48

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About themakeuptrain

Beauty/product junkie hiding behind the title of certified makeup artist (that's the excuse I use for my makeup addiction). I am a human pet to two cats, a full time college student majoring in Cultural Anthropology and an organic food enthusiast (read: organic food freak) who cooks, bakes, and has not burned down the kitchen (I'm waiting for it). New York has put up with all of this thus far, so here is where I reside. I can be reached for comments, questions, complaints, and incoherent babbling at: themakeuptrain@yahoo.com
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2 Responses to Ole Henriksen Truth Crème Advanced Hydration

  1. Sounds lovely, but not what my skin needs, it would probably be too rich.

    Linda, Libra, Loca: Beauty, Baby and Backpacking

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