A nightly retinol serum that combines Retistar® retinol with the powerful benefits of Niacinamide and Vitamin C in a state-of-the-art stabilized formula. Specially formulated to address signs of aging such as elasticity, fine lines, skin tone and texture, as well as help manage persistent skin irritations to reveal healthy, glowing skin.
This soothing retinol formulation is specifically designed for sensitive skin and those who have had difficulty tolerating the typical drying effects of retinol products in the past.
Active Ingredient Benefits
Retistar® retinol (Vitamin A) – Cutting edge .5% retinol is high performing without being irritating. Highly effective in the care of aging skin; boosts collagen, smoothes lines and wrinkles, improves pigmentation and susceptibility to breakouts.
Niacinamide (Vitamin B) – A clinical level of 2% Niacinamide complements Retinol to improve skin tone and brightness, strengthen skin, reduce redness, inflammation and collagen breakdown. Stimulates epidermal proteins and improves skin barrier function, regulates oil production, treats hyperpigmentation.
Sodium Ascorbyl Phosphate and Sodium Ascorbate (Vitamin C) provides antioxidant benefits and stabilizes and maximizes benefits of Retinol.
Lactic Acid – medicinally improves skin texture and hydration level and provides gentle exfoliation.
Sodium PCA – Binds moisture to skin cells.
Aloe – Moisturizes and heals stressed skin.
Gorgonian Extract (Sea Whip) – A natural and renewable marine organism, Gorgonian Extract is a soothing ingredient that is clinically proven in the care of sensitive and sensitized skin to help repair compromised skin, address signs of aging, reduce inflammation and protect skin from irritation.
How to Use
Use in the PM on cleansed, dry skin and follow with moisturizer if desired. Begin regimen using 1-2 times a week until skin adjusts, then use every evening or every other evening. Use broad spectrum SPF during the day.
Note: Not recommended for pregnant or nursing mothers. Color is slightly yellow which is normal for Retinol products.