SkinCeuticals Retinol 0.5 30 ml
Recommended for new retinol user or less tolerant skin or to condition skin prior to using SkinCeuticals Retinol 1.0.
SkinCeuticals Retinol 0.5 contains .5% pure retinol and is enhanced with the latest stabilization and delivery technologies to provide maximum efficacy.
SkinCeuticals Retinol 0.5 is recommended for new retinol user or less tolerant skin or to help condition skin not acclimated to retinoids as a prerequisite to SkinCeuticals Retinol 1.0. SkinCeuticals retinol products help stimulate cell regeneration and build collagen to diminish the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles, and age spots from both photo- and intrinsic- aging. Additionally, they help minimize the appearance of pore size, while correcting blemishes and blotchiness often associated with problematic skin.
- Helps reduce the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles, age spots, blemishes, and blotchiness
- Preserves optimal retinol stability and minimizes erythema commonly associated with the use of retinol
- Ensures maximum amount of retinol reaches the target site
- Will not clog pores and eliminates the need of additional moisturizer
Extensive research shows that in addition to sunscreens, topical
retinoids are the most important treatment to combat and reverse the
signs of aging, including hyperpigmentation, fine lines and wrinkles,
and skin roughness.
Water, cyclomethicone, cyclopentasiloxane, dimethicone crosspolymer, dimethicone, dimethiconol, laureth-4, laureth-23, hydrogenated lecithin, butyorspermum parkii (shea butter), caprylic/capric triglyceride, ceramide 2, ceramide 3, phytosphingosine, cholesterol, hypericum perforatum extract, propylene glycol, allyl methacrylate crosspolymer, polysorbate 20, retinol, BHT, sodium polyacrylate, dimethicone PEG-7 isostearate, glycerin, polyacrylamide, C13-14 isoparaffin, leureth-7, bisabolol. rosa canina leaf extract, silybum marianum fruit extract, passiflora incarnata flower extract, chamomilla recutita (matreicaria) leaf extract, citric acid, methylsothiazolinone, tetrasodium EDTA
HOW TO USE
If you have never used retinol products before, begin by limiting use to once or twice a week, then gradually increase frequency to every other night, and finally once an evening as tolerated.
Consult your skincare professional for a dosage schedule appropriate for your skin.
Apply a pea-sized amount of Retinol 0.5 to thoroughly cleansed skin in the evening.
Carefully avoid the eyes and the corner of the eyes. To ensure optimal results, wait at least 30 minutes before applying any corrective or moisturizing products the same evening as applying SkinCeuticals retinol.
Do not use retinol products if you are pregnant or lactating. Do not use if taking prescription acne medication, or if undergoing a skin peeling regimen.
Retinol is photosensitizing—broad-spectrum sun protection is a must when
retinol is part of your skincare regimen.
As a precaution, retinol products should not be used by pregnant women,
or women who intend to become pregnant in the near future. Though there
are no reports of topical retinol having any negative effect on fetal
development, some problems have been reported with ingested retinoic