SkinCeuticals Retinol 1.0
This is it: A high-concentration pure retinol cream for experienced retinol users to refine signs of ageing simultaneously.
What is it: Retinol 1.0 is ideal for problematic and sun-damaged skin that has been pre-conditioned with the use of Retinol. Formulated with concentration of 1.0% pure retinol and calming chamomile-derived bisabolol, this night cream utilises an advanced stabilisation system to evenly release retinol for maximum efficacy. Retinol 1.0 is proven to diminish the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles, and skin discolouration, while minimising breakouts and the appearance of pores.
Why we love it:
- Helps reduce the appearance of fine lines, skin discolouration, blemishes, and blotchiness.
- Free from parabens, fragrances, alcohol and dyes.
- Specialised packaging preserves optimal retinol stability.
- Will not clog pores.
- Non-comedogenic; ideal for most skin types.
- Due to the high concentration of retinol, please consult your physician.
Normal, oily, combination, dry. Suitable for ageing, acne and discolouration.
In the evening, apply a pea-sized amount of this night cream to clean skin, avoiding the eye area. Allow for absorption before applying other skincare products. Limit initial use to once or twice a week, gradually increasing frequency to every other night, and then every night as tolerated. It is recommended for new retinol users to start with SkinCeuticals Retinol 0.5.
Retinol is prone to increase photosensitivity. Always use a high-protection, broad spectrum sunscreen when using this product.
As a precaution, retinol cream 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 affect on fetal development, always consult your physician.
Creamy retinol treatment.
1% retinol: A derivative of vitamin A, this molecule is clinically proven to improve the appearance of ageing skin and skin discolouration. Helps exfoliate skin and decrease the occurrence of blemishes.
Bisabolol: Derived from the chamomile plant, this ingredient helps calm and soothe skin.
Water, cyclomethicone, cyclopentasiloxane, dimethicone crosspolymer, dimethicone, dimethiconol, laureth-4, laureth-23, hydrogenated lecithin, butyrospermum 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, laureth-7, bisabolol. rosa canina leaf extract, silybum marianum fruit extract, passiflora incarnata flower extract, chamomilla recutita (matricaria) leaf extract, citric acid, methylsothiazolinone, tetrasodium EDTA.