Illuminating Brighten Your Day Crème

$130 50mls
Rating 28 reviews




Carbon number: 24.13 kgCO₂e/litre
Our hardworking Illuminating Brighten Your Day Crème with triple Vitamin C, Ceramides and AHA/BHA, is scientifically proven to deliver plumper looking, lifted and brilliantly br...
Carbon number: 24.13 kgCO₂e/litre

Our hardworking Illuminating Brighten Your Day Crème with triple Vitamin C, Ceramides and AHA/BHA, is scientifically proven to deliver plumper looking, lifted and brilliantly bright skin. Harnessing 25 unique active ingredients, it works synergistically to deliver superior skin enhancing activity, while its luxurious, whipped texture melts into the skin and gives a subtle, luminous shimmer - providing your daily dose of glow.  

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Agree that after applying Illuminating Brighten Your Day Crème, their complexion looks brighter fresher and more well-rested 


Agree that dry skin feels hydrated all day after applying Illuminating Brighten Your Day Crème


Agree that Illuminating Brighten Your Day Crème leaves their complexion radiant and glowing with health

Source: Consumer Survey July 2022. Based on 41 respondents.

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"It’s a light-weight radiant crème that truly leaves your skin drop-dead-delicious”

Illuminating Brighten Your Day Crème

How to Refill and Routine

Use daily in the morning. After cleansing and applying Skin Reset Face Serum, massage one pump of Illuminating Brighten Your Day Crème onto your face and neck using an upwards, circular motion to physically stimulate blood flow. Follow with Skin Shield SPF 30.

Watch the video below to learn why Emma developed Illuminating Brighten Your Day Crème and her tips for getting the best results.

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Clinical Testing and Ingredients

Our formulations focus on the physiology of the skin, determining how multiple ingredient combinations can work in synergy with each other to deliver superior results.

Developed by scientists and physiologists with over 100 years combined experience, our formulas are engineered with up to 25 meticulously chosen ingredients that are individually efficacious, but in combination work to amplify each other to provide next generation results. The most powerful way to interact with the skin is naturally, therefore we only use natural ingredients, harnessing both bio-identical ingredients found within the skin as well as the specialised, scientifically proven natural plant extracts. These bio-active ingredients work in harmony with the skin to trigger powerful cellular responses that deliver unparalleled results.

While our formulation is 100% natural, naturally derived and nature identical, we recommend doing a patch test or consulting your medical practitioner before using any new skincare product, particularly if you have sensitive skin or allergies. 

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  • Clinically proven to deliver immediate skin hydration within 10 minutes*
  • Clinically proven to deliver sustained hydration for over 3 days*
  • Clinically proven to offer immediate and sustained skin barrier improvement over 3 days*
  • Clinically proven to help synthesise collagen production at a cellular level**
  • Clinically proven to deliver up to 15% antioxidant protection over 8 hours at a cellular level***
  • Source:*Independent in-vivo test (2022) investigating hydration effect to skin at select time points.
    **Independent in-vitro test (2020) investigating the production of Type 1 collagen by human skin fibroblasts.
    ***Independent in-vitro test (2021) investigating the inhibitory effect of product on macrophage cells.

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    Bio-Optimising Complex: Skin’s optimal daytime activity is restored by a specialised Vitamin D precursor to initiate its natural array of protective, restorative, and calming activity. Specialised extract from the Pink Rock Rose protects our skin from the disruption of its beneficial activity by the stress hormone, cortisol.

    Supercharged Hydration Complex: Next generation hydrating hero Saccharide Isomerate increases the skin’s own production of hyaluronic acid, while six types of advanced hyaluronic acid deliver moisture through deep and surface layers of the skin. Specialised ceramides enhance the skin barrier to protect and lock in the profound hydration.

    Radiance Complex: Triple Vitamin C, including our gold-standard oil soluble Vitamin C, provides superior stability and bioactivity for advanced protection and restoration. Gentle AHA/BHA from Wild Lime Harvest and Willow bark, combined with collagen-rich Sea Algae reveal a smooth, even, and glowing complexion.


    EWG ratings in brackets (1 = low, 10 = high).

    Organic Aloe barbadensis (Aloe Vera) leaf extract (1) • Water (1) • Coco-caprylate (1) • Organic Helianthus annuus (Sunflower) seed oil (1) • Organic Simmondsia chinensis (Jojoba) seed oil (1) • Glycerin (1) • Cetearyl olivate (1) • Cetearyl alcohol (1) • Brassica alcohol (1) • Glyceryl stearate citrate (1) • Carthamus tinctorius (Safflower) oleosomes (1) • Sorbitan olivate (1) • Pentylene glycol (1) • Organic Malpighia glabra (Acerola) fruit extract (1) • Microcitrus australasica (Caviar Lime) fruit extract (1) • Alaria esculenta (Seaweed) extract (1) • Organic Astrocaryum murumuru (Murumuru) seed butter (1) • Organic Veronica officinalis (Speedwell) extract (1) • Sodium hyaluronate (1) • Citrus glauca (Desert Lime) fruit extract (1) • Tocopherol (1) • Phytosterols (1) • Acer rubrum (Red Maple) bark extract (1) • Organic Primula veris (Cowslip) extract (1) • Centella asiatica (Gotu Kola) extract (1) • Organic Leontopodium alpinum (Edelweiss) flower/leaf extract (1) • Organic Melissa officinalis (Lemon Balm) leaf extract (1) • Rosa damascena (Rose) flower oil (3) • Terminalia ferdinandiana (Kakadu Plum) seed oil (1) • Plukenetia volubilis (Sacha Inchi) seed oil (1) • Rosa damascena (Rose) flower water (1) • Organic Opuntia ficus-indica (Prickly Pear) seed oil (1) • Salix alba (Willow) bark extract (1) • Organic Mentha piperita (Peppermint) leaf extract (1) • Sclerotium gum (1) • Organic Alchemilla vulgaris (Lady’s Mantle) extract (1) • Saccharide isomerate (1) • Simmondsia chinensis (Jojoba) oil esters (1) • Macadamia ternifolia (Macadamia) seed oil esters (1) • Organic Malva sylvestris (Mallow) extract (1) • Organic Achillea millefolium (Yarrow) extract (1) • Silica (1) • Microcitrus australis (Dooja) fruit extract (1) • Inula helenium (Elecampane) extract (6) • Caprylic/capric triglyceride (1) • Iron oxides (2) • Lecithin (1) • Pullulan (1) • Mica (1) • Phytosteryl macadamiate (1) • Squalene (1) • Xanthan gum (1) • Xylitol (1) • Glyceryl caprylate (1) • Sodium stearoyl glutamate (1) • Xylitylglucoside (1) • Anhydroxylitol (1) • Titanium dioxide (2) • Dehydroacetic acid (1) • Benzyl alcohol (4) • Parfum (natural fragrance, derived from botanicals) • Citral (5) • Limonene (5) • Linalool (3)

    Sustainability and Refills

    All Emma Lewisham products are Toitū Climate Positive certified PAS 2050 and are designed to be circular. Through our global circularity programme, ‘Beauty Circle’, we take back all of our used packaging to be refilled or recycled.

    Carbon number: 24.13 kgCO₂e/litre.

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