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Detox Serum

Award-winning clarifying serum to unclog pores and minimize blemishes while balancing and brightening skin. 

  • Clarifying serum helps prevent breakouts
  • Unclogs pores & gently exfoliates
  • Balances and brightens skin
  • Gentle, non-drying formula soothes irritation

Achieve a brighter, more even complexion with this ultra-lightweight, non-drying serum that helps clear breakouts, control excess oil and balance skin. Willow bark (a natural form of salicylic acid) and aloe leaf extracts minimize and soothe breakouts, and a blend of fruit enzymes gently exfoliate and remove dead skin cells to improve tone and texture. Powered by our proprietary Pause Complex, this formula also helps firm, lift, even out skin tone and diminish the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. Use daily to help prevent or clear blemishes.

Twisting the cap auto-fills the dropper with just the right amount. Press top button to dispense serum into palm and pat across entire face or on breakout-prone zones. Follow with moisturizer. Use daily or as needed. May increase sun sensitivity; use of a sunscreen is recommended. Caution: Avoid contact with eyes. For external use only.

Willow Bark Extract - A natural source of salicylic acid that helps to soothe and assist in skin cell regeneration. Alleviates skin congestion and breakouts by gently exfoliating and refining pore size. Aids in Providing a firmer, brighter and more radiant skin tone and texture

Broccoli Extract - Rich in antioxidants, such as Vitamins B1, B2, B3, B6, Vit A, Vit C, iron, magnesium, potassium, and zinc. Helps to protect the skin from harmful effects of UV rays, fights against free radicals and inflammation that age the skin. Also promotes skin cell regeneration to promote a clearer, more even skin tone.

Pineapple Enzymes
- An enzyme derived from pineapples that works as an alpha hydroxy acid via chemical exfoliation to detoxify and soften the skin. It removes dead skin cells as well as reduces irritation and congestion caused by the accumulation of surface skin cells; it helps to maintain skin clarity.

Papaya Enzymes - An enzyme extracted from the papaya fruit that works on the surface of the skin to dissolve and remove dead skin cells to improve skin texture and appearance.

Niacinamide – (Form of vitamin B3) 

Reduces the impact of environmental damage; helps repair discoloration, fine lines, and wrinkles

Encourages the production of ceramides to help make skin more supple and resistant to dryness and sensitivities 

Helps skin hydration

3-O-Ethyl Ascorbic Acid  (Vitamin C)

Modified vitamin C molecule that has increased stability

Protects skin from UVB damage  

Helps brighten skin tone 

Antimicrobial & anti-inflammatory  properties help calm rosacea and breakouts

Dimethylaminoethanol (DMAE) Natural (Bitartrate)


Known to reduce the appearance of wrinkles, dark under-eye circles, and sagging skin

Shown in studies to increase the thickness of dermal and epidermal skin layers and collagen fiber thickness

Palmitoyl Tripeptide-1 (Peptides)

Synthetic peptide known for its effects on collagen, skin health, and skin pigmentation

Helps repair visible skin damage and strengthen the skin’s underlying supportive cellular elements

Messenger peptide:  tells skin how to look better, visibly fading signs of sun damage like wrinkles and rough texture

Palmitoyl tetrapeptide-7 (Peptide)

Comprised of four amino acids

Penetrates into deeper skin layers and activates the body’s natural production of collagen elastin and hyaluronic acid

Poria Cocos Polysaccharide 

Antioxidant that improves skin’s density.

 Derived from mushrooms


Only known ingredient to help control skin cell energy and improve cell metabolism to wake-up tired skin.

A sugar that occurs naturally in all living cells. 

Water (aqua), Salix Nigra (Willow) Bark Extract, Propanediol, Glycerin, Aloe Barbadensis (Aloe) Leaf Extract, Bioflavonoids, Brassica Oleracea Italica (Broccoli) Extract, Carbomer, Triethanolamine, Niacinamide, Butylene Glycol, Bromelain, Papain, Ethylhexylglycerin, Phospholipids, Ribose, 3-O-Ethyl Ascorbic Acid, Citrus Junos (Yuzu) Peel Oil, Poria Cocos Polysaccharide, Dimethyaminoethanol (Dmae) Natural (Bitartrate), Sphingolipids, Glycogen, Potassium Sorbate, Gluconolactone, Sodium Benzoate, Phenoxyethanol, Polysorbate 20, Calcium Gluconate, Palmitoyl Tripeptide-1, Palmitoyl Tetrapeptide-7

Naturally fragranced by an extract from the Yuzu fruit

The Pause Clean Standard

Committed to clean beauty, our products are Non-GMO, gluten-free, vegan, hormone-free, cruelty-free Leaping Bunny certififed products made with Well-Aging® ingredients sourced from around the globe

PAUSE products are housed in opaque recyclable plastic bottles which prevent exposure to light keeping everything shelf stable for as long as possible.

We require all supplier partners to follow the sourcing requirements to ensure that our finished products can be labeled cruelty free and gain the Leaping Bunny seal of conformance. Likewise, we require our suppliers as well as ourselves to ensure that no products are produced through the use of forced child labor or in unsafe working conditions.

We routinely audit our manufacturing partners to ensure the following:

Employees of all levels are treated with respect

Employees are paid a fair, legal wage

Employees work reasonable hours and are working at-will:  no bonded labor, no underage employment, the doors are unlocked, and they are free to leave at any time

A safe work environment where repairs are made, and safety equipment is available.