Lion Pose Unspotted 4X Acid Jelly Night Serum — An Honest Review

Simplifying Skincare
3 min readOct 8, 2023

A dream launch at Sephora (one of the biggest marketplaces for skincare in the United States), winners of the 2023 Oprah Beauty O-Ward, backed by Mindy Kaling, a fair amount of hype — what else can a newly launched skincare brand ask for right?

I’m sure you’re intrigued about this brand too. So, let’s dive into the story of Lion Pose and its mission.

  1. Lion Pose is female founded, by two women of color. Yay to that!
  2. Their mission is to raise the bar for clinical testing in skincare by including more skin types, tones, and textures — meaning the brand is hyper focused on combating issues that affect skin of color, which leads me to my next point.
  3. Their website says “ We formulate products that are safe and effective for all skin, while directly targeting issues that over-index in underrepresented skin tones, such as hyperpigmentation”. In my humble opinion, this is a great cause and I am glad more brands are starting to think about this.

So let’s get into the review — i.e., what do I think of the products.

Lion Pose has launched with one product called UNSPOTTED 4X Acid Night Jelly Serum. It claims to visibly reduce hyperpigmentation, acne scars, dark spots in as little as 2 weeks. The main ingredients in the…



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