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a little eye-catching packaging never hurts

Instead of blind faith, I have confidence that I'm putting on an effective version of an effective ingredient.

One, unlike another very popular and expensive vitamin C serum I've used, it's pretty much colorless and doesn't smell bad. Two, unlike almost every product I use, except for my prescription retinoid, I don't have that momentary thought of, "Is this even doing anything?"


It even cracked the code on formulating vitamin C that can't oxidize and a retinoid that won't irritate.

Essential Homme

Protocol is here to disrupt the industry

Easy products jam-packed with active ingredients to enhance your skin.

We’re talking smoother, more glowing and youthful-looking skin

the secret to vibrant skin is simple: an A.H.A cleanser, Oxidated Retinol, L-Ascorbic Acid serum (Vitamin C,) and a hyaluronic acid moisturizer. And that’s about it.

Vanity Fair

Protocol's vitamin C serum brightens the complexion—and the bathroom.


 Protocol vitamin C serum because I don’t want any dark spots to pop up as I sit by the window and soak in the sunshine

One of the toughest parts of formulating a vitamin C serum is keeping it from oxidizing during the production process. Los Angeles–based brand Protocol formulates in a lab that’s also used by NASA and the US Navy to ensure that the product is in an airtight state throughout. In fact, the packaging guarantees that the L-ascorbic acid (a potent form of vitamin C) never sees light or air until you dispense it for daily use. No more wasting product or worrying that it will be less effective after three months on your shelf—just glowy, even skin.


Looking for a simple, everyday moisturizer with dermatologist-approved ingredients? Look no further. This whipped cream has a comforting, soufflé-like texture and is rich with hydrating hyaluronic acid and niacinamide to keep skin soft and supple all season long.

New Beauty

The airtight bottle (also bottled in a UV-free environment) allows for the potent concentration of 10-percent vitamin C to remain as stable as possible until the last pump. Translation: better, stronger, faster results for us.