CSA Philosophy Kit Elite Edition
Upgrade your journey to a youthful future with CSA Philosophy Kit Elite Edition.
- KEY BENEFITS
- With some of our highest strength serums, our Elite Edition is perfect for those using high strength vitamin C and vitamin A serums, seeking profound skin rejuvenation
- Featuring Surface Radiance Cleanse™, Super C30 Intense™, Advanced Day Total Protect™ (SPF 30) and Crystal Retinal™ 10, it has everything you need to visibly diminish lines and wrinkles, promoting a rejuvenated complexion.
- KEY INGREDIENTS
- 30% Ethylated L-Ascorbic Acid, L-Mandelic Acid & Superior UV Filters
Refunds & ReturnsWe're here to help. If for any reason you need to return any Medik8 product bought via this website, please contact our customer service team for easy and helpful instructions.
We usually offer a 30-Day Returns Policy
Purchase direct from Medik8.com with confidence, and definitely no hassle. If you’re unhappy with your purchase for any reason, we simply ask that any product is returned to us at least half full within 30 days after purchase. We understand this may be more difficult during this COVID-19 period so have extended our policy. We still ask that you contact us to gain a returns number within the 30 day period, but we understand you may not be able to physically return to us until outside this period and that’s absolutely fine.
Please remember, when returning any kit item (including any custom CSA kits), you must return the entire set. You will then receive a full product refund (to the same payment method used for purchase) or product exchange as you prefer.
Simply contact us for a returns number and upon eventual receipt of your product when things are up and running again, we will issue you with a refund.
Please note that if you have purchased your Medik8 products via one of our stockists, you will need to arrange your return with them directly in accordance with their own returns policy.
We reserve the right to amend or cancel this promotional returns policy at any time.
Surface Radiance Cleanse
Rediscover a youthful, healthy glow. Infused with an exfoliating blend of mandelic, lactic and salicylic acid, this uplifting citrus cleanser gently renews and purifies to uncover a smooth, radiant complexion.
Super C30 Intense
Discover Medik8’s highest strength vitamin C serum, Super C30 Intense. Containing 30% vitamin C in a highly stable formula, plus turmeric root, ferulic acid and botanical oils to provide a noticeably younger-looking, more radiant complexion.
Advanced Day Total Protect
This nourishing day cream boasts a range of protective technologies and replenishes skin’s hydration levels to keep it looking healthy and young. With SPF 30 5* UVA, this daily moisturiser is lightweight and leaves a powder finish ready for make-up.
Crystal Retinal 10
Supercharge the results of your night-time regime. Reducing the appearance of fine lines in just 4 weeks,* Crystal Retinal boosts skin’s natural collagen production to resurface and renew the complexion. The innovative formula has all the anti-ageing, radiance-boosting and clarifying benefits of retinol, plus the same low irritation. But armed with high-performance retinal, it is able to provide visible results up to 11x faster. The naturally peach-coloured serum-cream sinks effortlessly into skin to nurture and smooth the complexion. Featuring a natural comforting aroma of vanilla and tonka bean, it leaves skin strengthened, hydrated and ready for overnight rejuvenation - Discover more.
*Independent user trial carried out over 8 weeks using Crystal Retinal 6. Individual results may vary.
How It Works
A dual-action cleanser, Surface Radiance Cleanse uses both AHA and BHA power to gently break down impurities and slough off dead skin. By gently exfoliating the upper layers of the skin, the skin cell renewal cycle is supercharged, leaving a fresher, clearer complexion.
Super C30 Intense contains an incredible vitamin C derivative called ethylated ascorbic acid. A modified version of pure vitamin C, ethylated ascorbic acid produces the same superior protection as conventional vitamin C serums without any of the stability issues. The vitamin C derivative works alongside vitamin E to protect delicate skin from free radical attack. It is also able to stimulate collagen production for a youthful complexion.
Advanced Day Total Protect is the ultimate broad spectrum SPF 30 moisturiser for youthful-looking skin. With 360 degree protection against all routes to premature skin ageing, this is a lightweight, invisible sunscreen for everyday use.
Crystal Retinal requires just one conversion to retinoic acid. This means that it is able to produce results comparable to retinoic acid up to 11 times faster than classic forms of retinol. 1 The advanced active is carefully encapsulated in a crystal structure that is broken down by the skin’s natural enzymes when topically applied. This ensures maximum stability and absorption while allowing the vitamin A active to be released gradually into the skin while you sleep for minimal irritation.
1 G. Seigenthaler et al., Biochemical Journal, 1990, 268, pp 371-378
How To Use
Surface Radiance Cleanse
Apply a small amount of cleanser into the palm of the hand and massage into moistened face and neck. Gently remove by splashing with water and pat face dry.
Super C30 Intense
After cleansing in the morning, massage 4 drops across the face, neck and décolletage. Leave to absorb before applying moisturiser. The highly potent formula may tingle slightly for a few seconds after application. This is normal and indicates the product is working.
Advanced Day Total Protect (SPF 30)
After cleansing in the morning, apply Advanced Day Total Protect to face, neck and décolletage, avoiding the eye area. Use light, upward strokes and allow to absorb.
Crystal Retinal 10
After cleansing in the evening, massage a small amount of Crystal Retinal across the face, neck and décolletage. Allow to absorb before applying your moisturiser. Crystal Retinal application should be phased in gradually, and only use in the evening. Use twice a week for the first 2 weeks, every other night for the next 2 weeks, then every night. Always wear sunscreen the following morning while using this product, and for 1 week after. Consult a doctor if breastfeeding or pregnant.
A highly potent, incredibly stable form of vitamin C, that provides exceptional antioxidant protection from harmful free radicals, while stimulating collagen production for a youthful complexion. Encapsulated Retinaldehyde – Proven to work up to 11 times faster than retinol, retinaldehyde is a revolutionary new form of vitamin A that targets fine lines and wrinkles, pigmentation and uneven skin texture.
A softly exfoliating AHA with BHA power, chirally correct mandelic acid is able to work both on the surface of the skin and within pores for deep but gentle exfoliation.
Superior UV Filters
A complex of reef-friendly sun filters carefully selected for their longevity, safety and power to protect the skin against harmful UVA and UVB rays.Full Ingredients
- NO ARTIFICIAL FRAGRANCE
- PARABEN FREE
- VEGAN FRIENDLY
- ZIPPER DONATION
- NO PHTHALATES
- ALCOHOL FREE
Used in Professional Treatments
Boost the results of CSA Kits
Visit a Medik8 specialist for a detailed skin consultation and experience one of our relaxing facial treatments.
Our signature facial. A true treatment innovation delivering visible and immediate rejuvenating results. Platinum powder and haritaki superfruit are blended with lifting polysaccharides to visibly plump and firm skin, revealing a more youthful and radiant looking complexion.
Rewind Professional Skin Peel
A targeted peel that helps to promote collagen production to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. It fades away imperfections, leaving the skin visibly smoothed and rejuvenated.
The Science Behind
Anti-ageing skincare doesn’t need to be complicated - in fact, it shouldn’t be. Vitamin C plus sunscreen by day, vitamin A by night. The secret to younger-looking, radiant skin couldn’t be easier.
Following our simple CSA philosophy will help improve the tone and texture of your skin; leaving it healthy and youthful-looking.
Surface Radiance Cleanse: Aqua (Water), Sodium C14-16 Olefin Sulfonate, Sodium Cocoamphoacetate, Cocamidopropyl Hydroxysultaine, Sodium Chloride, Glycerin, Salicylic Acid, Mandelic Acid, Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Orange) Peel Oil, Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Orange) Fruit Extract, Disodium EDTA, Citrus Aurantium Bergamia (Bergamot) Fruit Oil, Garcinia Mangostana (Mangosteen) Peel Extract, Yucca Schidigera Root Extract, Lactic Acid, Sodium Hydroxide, Citrus Grandis (Grapefruit) Peel Oil, Rubus Idaeus (Raspberry) Fruit Extract, Yogurt Extract, Phenoxyethanol, Citrus Aurantifolia (Lime) Oil, Citrus Aurantium Amara (Bitter Orange) Peel Oil, Limonene, Ethylhexylglycerin. Super C30 Intense: Methoxymethylbutanol, 3-O-Ethyl Ascorbic Acid, Propylene Glycol, Butylene Glycol, Pentylene Glycol, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Citrus Grandis (Grapefruit) Peel Oil, Propylene Glycol Dibenzoate, Ferulic Acid, Tetrahydrodiferuloylmethane, Tocopheryl Acetate, Citrus Limon (Lemon) Peel Oil, Citrus Aurantifolia (Lime) Fruit Oil, Cyclohexasiloxane, Pelargonium Graveolens (Geranium) Flower Oil, Cyclopentasiloxane, Limonene, Geraniol, Linalool, Citral. Advanced Day Total Protect: Aqua (Water), Diethylamino Hydroxybenzoyl Hexyl Benzoate, Dibutyl Adipate, Dicaprylyl Carbonate, Bis-Ethylhexyloxyphenol Methoxyphenyl Triazine, C12-15 Alkyl Benzoate, Glycerin, Potassium Cetyl Phosphate, Ethylhexyl Triazone, Cetearyl Alcohol, Butylene Glycol, Sodium Polyacrylate, Phenoxyethanol, Sodium Hyaluronate, Carnosine, Moringa Oleifera Seed Extract, Hydroxyacetophenone, Tetrahexyldecyl Ascorbate, Citrus Limon (Lemon) Peel Oil, Pentylene Glycol, Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Orange) Peel Oil, Citrus Grandis (Grapefruit) Peel Oil, Ectoin, Citric Acid, Disodium Phosphate, Citrus Nobilis Peel (Mandarin) Oil, Citrus Aurantium Bergamia (Bergamot) Fruit Oil, Citrus Aurantium Amara (Bitter Orange) Leaf/Twig Oil, Theobroma Cacao (Cocoa) Seed Extract, Litsea Cubeba Fruit Oil, Superoxide Dismutase, Cananga Odorata (Ylang Ylang) Flower Oil, Pelargonium Graveolens (Geranium) Oil, Vetiveria Zizanoides (Vetiver) Root Oil, Dehydroacetic Acid, Zingiber Officinale (Ginger) Root Oil, Vanilla Planifolia Fruit Extract, Acacia Decurrens (Black Wattle) Flower Extract, Cedrus Atlantica (Atlas Cedar) Bark Oil, Boswellia Carterii (Frankincense) Oil, Salvia Sclarea (Clary Sage) Leaf Oil, Tromethamine, Disodium EDTA, Benzoic Acid, Xanthan Gum, Phenylethyl Alcohol, Ethylhexylglycerin, Citral, Limonene, Linalool. Crystal Retinal 10: Aqua (Water), Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Glycerin, Isododecane, Cyclodextrin, Cetearyl Alcohol, Cetearyl Olivate, Sodium Acrylate/Sodium Acryloyldimethyl Taurate Copolymer, Sorbitan Olivate, Tocopheryl Acetate, Retinal, Squalane, Sodium Hyaluronate, 3-O-Ethyl Ascorbic Acid, Daucus Carota Sativa (Carrot) Seed Oil, Hydroxyethyl Acrylate/Sodium Acryloyldimethyl Taurate Copolymer, Ethylhexylglycerin, Pentylene Glycol, Vanilla Planifolia (Vanilla) Fruit Extract, Hydroxypropyl Methylcellulose, Rubus Chamaemorus (Cloudberry) Seed Oil, Sodium Polyaspartate, Tetrahexyldecyl Ascorbate, Dipteryx Odorata (Tonka) Bean Extract, BHT, Polyhydroxystearic Acid, Disodium EDTA, Hydroxyacetophenone, Titanium Dioxide, Phenoxyethanol, Alumina, Lonicera Caprifolium (Honeysuckle) Flower Extract, Isostearic Acid, Lecithin, Lonicera Japonica (Honeysuckle) Flower Extract, Polyglyceryl-3 Polyricinoleate, Stearic Acid, Coumarin, CI 14700 (Red 4). * Although we try our best to ensure this list of ingredients is accurate there may be product upgrades from time to time, or slight variants between different regions based on local laws, meaning the only definitive ingredient list is that which is printed on the product packaging.*Although we try our best to ensure this list of ingredients is accurate there may be product upgrades from time to time, or slight variants between different regions based on local laws, meaning the only definitive ingredient list is that which is printed on the product packaging.