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    Retinol Complex .5%

    1 oz

    This next generation, fast-absorbing Retinol formula dramatically reduces the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles and hyperpigmentation. Our proprietary Trans-Epidermal Carrier maximizes the effect of Retinol. Our Retinol Complex .5%  includes Vitamin C and E to maximize the effectiveness of the retinoids, ensuring dramatic results.

    • Improves the appearance of wrinkles, redness, and pores for visibly younger-looking skin
    • Perfect use as a nightly treatment
    • Recommended to pair with a moisturizer
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    This next generation, fast-absorbing Retinol formula dramatically reduces the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles and hyperpigmentation. Our proprietary Trans-Epidermal Carrier maximizes the effect of Retinol. Our Retinol Complex .5%  includes Vitamin C and E to maximize the effectiveness of the retinoids, ensuring dramatic results.

    • Improves the appearance of wrinkles, redness, and pores for visibly younger-looking skin
    • Perfect use as a nightly treatment
    • Recommended to pair with a moisturizer
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    • Full Description

      Peer Reviewed Articles

      American Journal of Clinical Dermatology, April 2011, Volume 12, Issue 2, pages 87-99
      Clinical Interventions in Aging, December 2006, Volume 1, Issue 4, pages 327-348
      Indian Dermatology Online Journal, July-August 2016, Volume 7, Issue 4, pages 311-315
      Dermato-endocrinology, July 2012, Volume 4, Issue 3, pages 308-319
      Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology, February 2019, Volume 18, Issue 1, pages 236-241
      Indian Dermatology Online Journal, April-June 2013, Volume 4, Issue 2, pages 143-146
      Dermatologic Surgery, July 2005, Volume 31, Issue s1, pages 814-818


      Suitable For These Skin Types

      combo dry normal oily
      animal derm fragrance_free gluten_free paraben_free sulfate_free

      Key Ingredients

      Retinol

      A Vitamin A derivative that unclogs pores, boosts collagen to reduce fine lines, and speeds cell turnover to even out discoloration and smooth skin.

      Vitamin E

      Works to block free radicals from the body, which can play a large part in the aging process.

      Vitamin C

      Antioxidant that helps block free radicals and improves skin's hydration.

    • Directions

      • Apply sparingly (pea size amount) over face, avoiding eye area.
      • Allow to absorb before applying additional products.
      • Can be used once a day at bedtime or as directed by physician.
      • Initial application should be twice a week for first week and increase use after skin shows minimal signs of irritation.
      • Use of sun protection is highly recommended.
      • Do not use if pregnant or breastfeeding.
    • Ingredients

      Ingredient Highlights

      Retinol 0.5%, dl-alpha Tocopherol (Vitamin E), Sodium Ascorbate (Vitamin C)

       

      All Ingredients

      Cyclopentasiloxane, Dimethicone Crosspolymer, Dimethicone/Vinyl Dimethicone Crosspolymer, Dimethiconol, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Sodium Ascorbate, Tocopherol, Retinol

    • Skin Types

      This product is suitable for these skin types.

       

      Normal skin: No or few imperfections, no severe sensitivity, barely visible pores, a radiant complexion

      Dry skin: Dull complexion, rough complexion, red patches, more prone to wrinkles, skin is itchy and flaky

      Oily skin: Skin appears shiny, enlarged pores, more prone to acne

      Combination skin: Oily skin in some areas and dry skin in others.

    Customer Reviews

    Based on 191 reviews
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    Tiffany Shireman
    AMAZING!

    Ive tried a lot of different products over the years only to be disappointed at the end of the bottle. This company and this product are amazing. I love this retinol, its light and so silky on your skin. No smell, no greasy feel, and my skin looks amazing. Im 40 so im not a spring chicken anymore and I love this stuff. I will be a forever customer.

    S
    Samantha House
    Great retinol

    This is a great retinol at an affordable price. I would make sure to start using it a few days at a time so it doesn’t dry your skin out too much. Unfortunately you cannot use with the acne products so I have discontinued use. But it works great for fine lines and skin discoloration. I found the acne products work better for my hormonal acne.

    S
    Stevie
    Bye bye redness

    This is my first experience with retinol and this product has been great. I’ve noticed a considerable decrease in redness. Loving my progress.

    C
    Courtney Leer
    Still Iffy!

    I'm still iffy on this product, I'm not sure if it works. Purchased my second bottle though to see if I can tell a difference after a few more months

    A
    Anonymous
    Wowza!

    I can already see a change already!! I can feel a slight tingle, so I know it's working. Love it!!

    Customer Reviews

    Based on 191 reviews
    91%
    (174)
    9%
    (17)
    0%
    (0)
    0%
    (0)
    0%
    (0)
    T
    Tiffany Shireman
    AMAZING!

    Ive tried a lot of different products over the years only to be disappointed at the end of the bottle. This company and this product are amazing. I love this retinol, its light and so silky on your skin. No smell, no greasy feel, and my skin looks amazing. Im 40 so im not a spring chicken anymore and I love this stuff. I will be a forever customer.

    S
    Samantha House
    Great retinol

    This is a great retinol at an affordable price. I would make sure to start using it a few days at a time so it doesn’t dry your skin out too much. Unfortunately you cannot use with the acne products so I have discontinued use. But it works great for fine lines and skin discoloration. I found the acne products work better for my hormonal acne.

    S
    Stevie
    Bye bye redness

    This is my first experience with retinol and this product has been great. I’ve noticed a considerable decrease in redness. Loving my progress.

    C
    Courtney Leer
    Still Iffy!

    I'm still iffy on this product, I'm not sure if it works. Purchased my second bottle though to see if I can tell a difference after a few more months

    A
    Anonymous
    Wowza!

    I can already see a change already!! I can feel a slight tingle, so I know it's working. Love it!!