Review of: Ole Henriksen Truth Serum

Reviewed by: Wendy H Robbins

Summary: Comprehensive review of Ole Henriksen Truth Serum including the words from experts and real users in addition to the findings from research. I will also include the short- and long term benefits of this product and its peculiarities that makes it different from other similar product available in the market.

It has a total of 27 ingredients of which Truth-C Complex, collagen, glycerin, orange and green tea extracts, and aloe juice, vitamin c are the major active ingredients.

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Product Type:  Skin brightening; Anti-aging

Size: 1 fl oz

Price:  $48.00

Cost Per Ounce: $48.00

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Numberof Ingredients: 27 

Key Ingredients: Truth-C Complex, collagen, glycerin, orange and green tea extracts, aloe juice

Overall Opinion

Ole Henriksen Truth Serum collagen booster is an impressive face and neck serums that gives radiance and natural glow to the skin. It’s a vitamin c serum that has anti-aging components like collagen that smoothen and tighten the skin, giving the skin youthful and airbrushed appearance.

It consists of True-C Complex(TM) and collagen, a vitamin c component which are responsible for revitalizing and firming the skin for a glowing complexion.

Detailed Opinion


Following are the benefits of the Ole Henriksen Truth Serum.

• It fights with your visible signs of aging

• It promotes and maintains skin tightness and firmness

• It recovers back the skin glow which you had in young age.

• It keeps your skin hydrated and smoothened for the whole day

• It visibly tightens your pores Brightens

Below is a testimony of some the participants and the real users:

A real user of this serum said, “A friend recommended this to me with the following instructions: Apply two pumps on fingers, then pat on face, let dry and then apply moisturizer.” She states that she has been using it for a little while and has gotten compliments. She is planning to refill them soon!”

Another real user testify that she was addicted to this product. According to her, now she has combination skin. She is so happy that the serum is her a good friend which keeps the dry bits soft, and helps to heal her skin in case she is exposed to sun for long. She claims it to be one of her skin care luxuries.

What it is?

Ole Henriksen Truth Serum collagen booster is just like a daily multivitamin and anti-ageing skin serum that contains collagen and vitamin C as major ingredients. The vitamin C in it has antioxidant properties that act with the collagen, another important ingredient to make skin look young, brighten it, and make it firm and hydrated.

Who is it for?

Age related changes in skin include wrinkling, drying and loss of texture. To keep the skin shiny and healthy just like you had during your youth, concentrated and powerful actives serum like vitamin c is required to be used. Even after the use of a good cleanser and moisturizer, if age related changes are be eliminated, then the serum is for you.

What it does:

It fights the visible signs of aging and recovers the skin glow which you had in young age. It also promotes and maintains skin tightness and firmness. It keeps your skin hydrated and smoothened for the whole day, even if you are exposed to sun for a longer period.

The major functions of this serum are prevention of visible signs of aging and recovering of skin glow. It also promotes and maintains skin tone, tightness and firmness and keeps it hydrated for a long period of time.

How often should you use it?

It should be applied to face and the neck twice daily; every morning and evening.

What age is good for?

Ole Henriksen Truth Serum is beneficial for all ages and all types of skin, but its effectiveness is more evident in age 30 and above because age related skin changes due to hormonal effects are seen at this age. As a vitamin c this serum counteracts the effects upon the skin due to decrease in hormone in old age.

Does Ole Henriksen Truth Serum have hyaluronic acid?

Yes, Ole Henriksen Truth Serum has hyaluronic acid in the form of sodium hyaluronate, and other active ingredient like vitamin c

Type of skin:

The Ole Henriksen Truth Serum can be used for every type of skin: dry, oily, normal, acne –prone, sensitive, or any other type.

Skincare Concerns:

The Ole Henriksen Vitamin c Truth Serum fights skin wrinkles, dryness, lines, dullness and uneven texture of face.


Ole Henriksen Truth Serum is orange colored, (that remind me of vitamin c) water-based face serum with a thin and oily consistency.


The truth vitamin c serum should be applied to the face twice daily: every morning and evening. Its application is very easy. It should be applied to both face and neck, and its application should be followed with a moisturizer.

It can be applied on your face and neck by rubbing it in circular motions onto your skin. Since the product is costly, even for a drop, it is advised to apply carefully without spillage.

Drying Time:

In comparison to other vitamin c serums, the drying time for the Ole Henriksen Vitamin c Serum is longer. The product is thin oil-like and therefore should be rubbed against the skin for around 30-45 seconds before the product is absorbed into the skin.


Ole Henriksen Truth is a vitamin c serum that has a very strong incredible, sweet citrus smell that makes you feel like you’re in a high-end spa. Most people find this scent amazing.

Short Term Results:

Being one of the best vitamin c serum on the market, it is one of the average serums that costs $48.00 for a single ounce. However, having proven to be an effective anti-aging serum, its price is acceptable.

You can easily apply this serum just as a part of your daily skin care practice and achieve the positive results like the skin tone in a very short time. As liked by most, it has a very strong and sweet citrus smell.

Unlike other vitamin c face serums, there are no are remarkable short term results of this serum because it is a skin brightening serum that quickly brightened up your skin. Also, side effects like skin irritation or breakouts are also usually not felt by the user.

Longer Term Results:

On a longer run, the user can easily appreciate the positive changes in her skin. If you don’t go outside without liquid foundation and highlighter, you can do so once you use this truth serum for a few weeks. You can get your natural glow on the face and neck as a long term output of this serum which is far better than the foundation.

Also, in a long run, this serum fights acne for you and makes your overall complexion smoother by decreasing the number of acne, spots or blackheads. As mentioned previously, your face would feel tighter, glowing and airbrushed look naturally.

Key Ingredients Analysis

The Truth Serum Ole Henriksen contains truth-C complex, collagen, glycerin, orange and green tea extracts, aloe juice as key ingredients.

a.Truth-C complex: It has antioxidant properties and plays a role in supporting natural collagen thus making it a crucial ingredient in lines and wrinkles.

b. Orange and green tea extracts: They help to revive the skin complexion. The sweet and energizing citrus scent of this serum makes it more user friendly. Your skin texture will be improving after you glite it over your skin.

c. Glycerin: It is a type of moisturizing agent, i.e., traps the moisture.

d.  Aloe juice: It helps to soothe and facilitate the healing of sunburned skin with its protective, hydrating, and restorative qualities.


Clinical Research:

A consumer study on 35 women done over 8 weeks showed that:

– 97% agree this product smooths skin.

– 94% agree this product leaves skin soft.

– 91% of the participants have found that this product is absorbed quickly and easily into skin.

– 85% agree this product improves skin radiance.

– 80% agree this product creates healthier-looking skin.


This serum costs $48.00 for a single ounce which is definitely above the price of other vitamin c serums in the market. However, taking account of the benefits it provides, I believe that the serum worth it. So, I advise you to be careful while applying this serum and do not waste even a drop!


Ole Henriksen Company offers a 60-day money back guarantee in case you are not satisfied with the outcome of this truth serum which is definitely an admirable initiative.

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Summary of The Ole Henriksen Truth Serum

Factor Ole Henriksen Truth Serum
Overall Rating 5
Texture/Feel Ole Henriksen Truth Serum is orange colored, water-based face serum with a thin and oily consistency.
Application  After cleansing use twice a day on your face, neck and Follow with favorite moisturizer.
Drying Time It takes 45 seconds to dry. Wait a minute before applying moisturizer
Smell It has sweet citrus smell/scent
Short Term Results Keeps your skin brightened,
Long Term Results Stunning natural glow, and more even complexion
Ingredients Truth -C Complex, collagen, glycerin, orange and green tea extracts, aloe juice
Guarantee There’s 60 days money back guarantee.
Price $48.00 for 1.oz which is $48.00 per oz
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Full list of ingredients

“Water/Aqua/Eau, Glycerin, Oleth-20, Sodium Ascorbyl Phosphate, Hydroxyethylcellulose, Phenoxyethanol, Caprylyl Glycol, Hexylene Glycol, Citric Acid, Parfum/Fragrance, PEG-12 Dimethicone, Benzophenone-4, Tocopheryl Acetate, Aroma/Flavor, Hydrolyzed Collagen, Disdodium Phosphate, Polysorbate 60, Yellow 6 (CI 15985), Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice, Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Orange) Fruit Extract, Sodium Hyaluronate, Thioctic Acid, Calcium Ascorbate, Sodium Phosphate, Sorbitol, Citrus Grandis (Grapefruit) Seed Extract, Sodium Benzonate, Alcohol, Absoribic Acid, Calcium Carbonate, Calcium Threonate, Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract, Euphrasia Officinalis Extract, Rosa Canina Fruit Extract, Potassium Sorbate, Benzyl Benzoate, Citral, Limonene, Linalool.”

Warning: Please note the list of all the ingredient is subject to change at any time. Always refer to the list of ingredients on the product package for updated list.