Ingredient 101: Retinol
Also known as Vitamin A, this ingredient provides amazing skin renewing properties. It helps increase cell turnover which leads to faster healing and less hyperpigmentation, acne, and fine lines. It’s most common in anti-aging products catered for mature skin types. But this ingredient isn't just for addressing aging skin, it's great for all skin types! It is recommended for those 18-20 years old and older, unless recommended by a dermatologist.
What type of skin benefits the most from this ingredient?
Many skin types can benefit from this ingredient, however sensitive skin types may want to patch test products that contain Vitamin A, just to be safe. It will help skin types that deal with acne, wrinkles, texture, dark spots, and more.
What benefits does it have on the skin?
Vitamin A is a skin-rejuvenating ingredient with many benefits! Products that focus on this active ingredient are clarifying, helping fight acne while also healing it faster. It can reduce the appearance of scars and hyperpigmentation for a more even complexion. Lastly, it has amazing smoothing properties that can address texture on the skin such as bumps, acne, wrinkles and fine lines!
What skincare products contain this ingredient?
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That’s it for today’s 101 on Retinol Thanks for reading and remember to just keep glowing!
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