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NuFACE® Microcurrent Activators

Is NuFACE skincare considered to be vegan/cruelty-free?

All NuFACE® products are formulated to be cruelty-free and do not contain animal-derived ingredients.

Is NuFACE® packaging sustainable?

NuFACE® is committed to sourcing responsible and sustainable packaging through post-consumer recycled and 100% recyclable materials. We are proud to say that our packaging is made of recyclable and post-consumer recycled materials, and our cartons

What makes the new microcurrent activators stand out?

We've spent over two years making sure we got these clean formulas just right for you. With the innovation of NuFACE IonPlex®, our specifically formulated skincare was designed with a precise complex of ions, minerals, and glacial water to boost skin

Why do I need a Microcurrent Activator, can't I use something else?

For all NuFACE® Device treatments, you need specifically-formulated conductive ingredients to achieve optimal conductivity, providing less skin resistance to effectively transfer the microcurrent from the device to the skin. NuFACE® Activators are

What are the ingredients in the new skincare activators?

You can find more information on our new Microcurrent Activators, including the below full ingredient list, by visiting or SIlk Crème: Water/Aqua/Eau, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Butter

Do I need to remove the Microcurrent Activator after my treatment?

All of the FDA-cleared NuFACE Microcurrent Activators were specifically formulated to not only carry microcurrent for optimal lifting results but to help balance, strengthen, and hydrate the skin. We suggest applying your remaining skincare products

Can I use water-based serums underneath or afterwards?

For best results, use a NuFACE Super Booster Serum, which not only targets specific skin needs like firming, hydration, and minimizing discoloration, but also enhances microcurrent results. If you choose to use another serum, be sure it is

Does Microcurrent Activator interfere with other skin care products (serums, moisturizer etc) being absorbed?

You will be happy to know that you can use your regular moisturizers/serums after your treatment. Microcurrent Activators do not interfere with the rest of your skincare routine and this won't affect the results from your NuFACE® treatment.

How much activator should I apply to my face?

We recommend applying a mask-like layer in sections as you lift. If used as a standalone skincare product, 1-2 pumps should be enough to cover your face and neck area. When using during a microcurrent lifting session, we recommend one pump per

Which Microcurrent Activator should I use ?

Even though both Microcurrent Activators were designed for all skin types, we recommend using Hydrating Aqua Gel if you're looking for lightweight hydration, and using our Firming + Brightening Silk Crème if you are looking for deep hydration and

Can I use both Microcurrent Activators at the same time?

You can absolutely select the Microcurrent Activators based on your skin concerns prior to lifting, but we do not recommend mixing or cocktailing them together. If you're hoping to customize your skincare routine even further, try one of our Super

Can I only use the Aqua Gel or Silk Crème with the FIX® instead of the FIX® Serum?

Our NuFACE FIX® Device and FIX® Serum is an unmatched, line-smoothing duo! There’s no true replacement for the FIX Serum, due to the fact we specifically designed our FIX® Serum with a formulation to truly target fine lines and wrinkles, especially

How does Silk Crème have sunflower seed oil when oil blocks microcurrent?

It's all about the amount of oil in the formula that matters! Any lotion will have an oil as a part of an emulsion, so it is a matter of finding balance to achieve the right conductivity value. Anhydrous (water-less) formulas that are all oil/waxes

Do you need to shake the bottle before dispensing?

No need—just pump your desired amount and apply with our Clean Sweep Applicator Brush or your fingers in sections. Due to our formulation and airless pump, there's no need to shake the bottle prior to application.

How many treatments can I get out of each Microcurrent Activator bottle?

Based on a 5x/week usage, we roughly estimate 1.69oz = 2-3 weeks, 5oz = 1.5 months, and 10oz = 2 months of usage. These are general guidelines; as you get used to using the airless actuator pump dispenser, you'll most likely start to customize the

Why is my Microcurrent Activator is pilling as I use it?

If you are experiencing pilling while using your Microcurrent Activator, it could be due to dehydration. To increase hydration, try wetting your Clean Sweep Applicator Brush before applying your Microcurrent Activator. We also recommend using 1 pump

Can I work the Microcurrent Activator in my regular skincare routine even if I am not doing a treatment?

All of our Microcurrent Activators were developed as efficacious, double-duty formulas to serve as effective microcurrent conductors with efficacious skincare All of our Microcurrent Activators were developed as efficacious, double-duty formulas to

Where can I purchase the Microcurrent Activators?

You can purchase our Microcurrent Activators on and where NuFACE products are sold.

Are your microcurrent activators a clean formula?

Both our Aqua Gel and Silk Crème are scientifically proven, clean formulas designed without parabens, mineral oil, phthalates, animal ingredients, or alcohol.

What can I do to make the Clean Sweep Applicator Brush last longer?

To keep your Clean Sweep Applicator Brush in tip-top condition, follow these easy steps when it needs a deeper clean: 1. Wet your brush with warm water. 2. Dispense a few drops of gentle shampoo into your hand and swirl the bristles of the brush in

What does it mean, "more ions means more microcurrent into the skin?"

Increasing the number of ions in the formula will definitely increase the conductivity of the microcurrent, allowing current from the device flow more easily. However, too many ions will make the formula unstable and possibly make it fall apart

I am interested in ordering your microcurrent activators for professional use, could you direct me with whom to contact?

Absolutely! Please see the below link to the Pro inquiry form.

Why we don’t have an “oil-free” claim on our activators

During the formulation of our Microcurrent Activators, they have what is called an “oil phase” which is made up of ingredients that are either oils, waxes, butters, or oil soluble. The oils in our activators and other skincare products are perfectly

Can I wet my face with a water-based serum when the gel is drying during treatment

If you need an extra boost of hydration during your microcurrent treatment, we recommend you wet our Clean Sweep Applicator Brush with water prior to applying more Microcurrent Activator.