Why Choose The Light Cream

The Light Cream

  • Balances sebum levels for immediate and long-term shine-control.
  • Refreshes and hydrates while strengthening the skin barrier.
  • Reduces the appearance of pores, for smoother-looking skin.
  • Protects against environmental aggressors which can trigger excess oil production.
  • Prevents water loss for a plump, supple complexion.
  • Calms redness and reduces irritation for healthier-looking skin.
  • Combats the signs of aging, while improving elasticity, tone, and texture.
  • Maintains a matte finish in humid or congested, urban environments.
  • 96% agree The Light Cream provides immediate and all-day oil control.
  • 94% agree the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines is reduced.
  • 99% agree skin looks and feels fresh and hydrated.
  • 93% agree the appearance of pores is immediately minimized.
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  • Refreshing, weightless formula for immediate hydration and mattifying benefits.
  • Formulated without irritants, allergens, or fragrance. Vegan.
  • Recommended for oily skin types, or humid, congested climates.
  • Fragrance-free.   Free From List.
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How To Apply

After cleansing and prepping your skin with Augustinus Bader products, gently massage the desired amount of The Light Cream over the face, neck, and décolleté.

  • Smooth the cream along your jawline in upward sweeping motions.
  • Sweep from your nose to your ears and across your forehead and massage cream over the cheeks to your temples.
  • Apply from the base of the neck to the tip of the chin and take any excess cream and massage over the décolleté.
Duration: 44s
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Clinically Proven Results

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User Trials

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agree The Light Cream provides immediate and all-day oil control.


agree it helps reduce excess oil production.


agree skin looks and feels fresh and hydrated.

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agree the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines is reduced.


agree the appearance of pores is immediately minimized.


agree this is perfect for warm and humid environments.

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agree The Light Cream helps their makeup to stay in place and reduces the need to reapply.


agree the skin appears and feels significantly more balanced.


agree skin looks and feels healthier.

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agree visible signs of irritation are instantly soothed.


agree The Light Cream immediately gives their skin a soft, smooth, matte finish .


agree skin has more bounce and fullness.

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The Beauty of TFC8®

Our proven results are powered by Professor Bader's TFC8®, or Trigger Factor Complex - an exclusive patented technology comprised of over 40 ingredients and inspired by over 30 years of research, innovation and clinical study.


TFC8® technology guides key nutrients and powerful natural ingredients to the skin, creating and supporting an optimal environment for cellular renewal.


TFC8® turns potent base formulations into smarter, adaptive skincare capable of addressing individualized concerns - such as the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, redness, hyperpigmentation, cellulite, stretch marks, and damage caused by external stressors.


TFC8® nourishes and protects, training the skin for the long-term. Resulting skin looks and feels healthier, firmer, stronger, and more even over time.

How TFC8® technology works
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Conscious Design

This formula is housed in a 100% recyclable aluminum Nomad. Carton and leaflet are 100% FSC certified and recyclable.

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Key Ingredients

Augustinus Bader skincare is formulated with sustainably-sourced, high potency botanicals and bio-engineered clean actives, where possible, to reduce environmental impact.

The Light Cream

Powered by our patented TFC8® technology and formulated with clean super-hydrators and potent botanicals including Australian Lemon Myrtle and Baobab Leaf Extracts, Rice Bran Oil, and a Triple Hydration Complex.

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The Light Cream Ingredients
Australian Lemon Myrtle Extract

A polyphenol-rich botanical that helps protect skin against environmental oxidation and aggressors such as pollution that can trigger overproduction of oil. Known to help reduce inflammation and balance sebum levels.

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Rice Bran Oil

A plant-based antioxidant powerhouse that protects against free radicals and visible signs of premature aging. With a high concentration of oleic and linolenic acids, it is ideal for acne prone skin. This multitasking active provides hydration without clogging pores, for skin that is supple, soft and smooth.

The Light Cream Ingredients
Triple Hydration Complex

An innovative, ultra-hydrating skincare technology. Helps to maintain skin hydration and firmness, while strengthening skin’s protective barrier to prevent trans-epidermal water loss.

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Baobab Leaf Extract

A renewing plant extract known to help improve skin elasticity and tone, while lifting, smoothing and improving the appearance of wrinkles and visible signs of fatigue.

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Calming Duo

A blend of potent botanical compounds derived from Wetland Grasses and the Poria Mushroom. Calms irritation and redness, while helping to strengthen the skin barrier and increase resilience from external stressors.

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Aloe Vera

An anti-oxidant-rich, anti-inflammatory prized for its powerful calming and rebalancing properties - reducing redness and comforting irritated, reactive skin, while flooding skin with moisture.

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Bio-Optimized Green Tea

A potent, detoxifying molecule, known to be 25x more effective than Vitamin C. Relieves inflammation, protects against free radicals, and inhibits the destruction of collagen, for skin that is smooth, toned and more resilient.

A mattifying moisturizer, The Light Cream, with our patented TFC8® technology, has a unique capacity to specifically address sebum overproduction while maintaining optimal hydration and protection. Understanding the normal physiology of skin renewal at a cellular level has enabled us to develop a lightweight formula that meets the needs of combination to oily skin types and performs in humid and congested climates. It is exceptionally effective at preventing excess shine while returning the complexion to a balanced, healthy-looking state.

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Since its launch, Augustinus Bader skincare has garnered an unprecedented number of industry-coveted awards. From top honors in innovation to best of beauty, the industry's most experienced and discerning judges have spoken.

Inspired by three decades of groundbreaking research by a world-leading stem cell specialist, Augustinus Bader skincare is backed by the highest caliber of applied science in the industry.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is The Light Cream Suitable for Men?

Yes, all genders may use and benefit from our products. The Light Cream's mattifying, shine-controlling benefits makes it an ideal option for men, whose skin is often more oily.

Can I use the The Light Cream with the Augustinus Bader creams, serums, and essence?

Yes, The Light Cream may be used alongside the rest of your existing Augustinus Bader routine.

Is The Light Cream fragrance-free, vegan-friendly and free from?

Yes, The Light Cream is vegan, and formulated without irritants, allergens, or fragrance.

Is the packaging recyclable?

This formula is housed in a 100% recyclable aluminum Nomad. Carton and leaflet are 100% FSC certified and recyclable.

Is The Light Cream safe to use during pregnancy?

Yes, but we recommend consulting a qualified healthcare professional before using.

Do I use this in place of The Cream/The Rich Cream?

The Light Cream is our lightest cream texture yet. It may be used alone or in combination with the other creams in our portfolio. This light, mattifying, and balancing formula makes for an ideal day cream, which may also be complimented with the use of The Rich Cream or The Cream at night.

How often should I use The Light Cream?

The Light Cream can be used morning and night, or as needed.

Is The Light Cream good for red, irritated skin?

Yes, The Light Cream has been proven to help calm irritated, red skin.


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Pairs well with

The Light Cream pairs well with the following products for your skincare routine.