The Skincare Company
The Skincare Company Vitamin A Serum
This is it: Vitamin A Serum.
What is it: Gentle and non-irritating cream formulation enriched with antioxidants and skin-nourishing ingredients including hyaluronic acid to improve the appearance of aged and photo-damaged skin. Vitamin A is an essential antioxidant which assists in the regulation of epidermal cell proliferation and renewal. Other benefits include improving skin discolouration, increasing dermal collagen support and aiding in the treatment of blemishes and breakouts in acne-prone skin.
Why we love it:
- Light formula – Lightweight, fast-absorbing cream
- Hydrating – Significantly improves skin hydration levels
- Non-comedogenic – Does not clog pores
- Skin healing – Anti-acne properties aiding in treatment of blemishes and breakouts in acne prone skin
- Anti-acne properties
- Improves the texture of aged and photo-damaged skin
- Improves skin discolouration
- Promotes new collagen synthesis
Ageing, age prevention, mature, sun-damanged and blemish-prone skins.
In the evening after cleansing and before applying moisturiser.
A creamy serum.
Retinol: The major skin active form of vitamin A. Like Retinyl Palmitate, it is a very useful for the treatment of acne, post-inflammatory pigmentation and photoaging. Retinol improves fine wrinkles after 12 weeks of treatment.
Retinyl Palmitate: The primary vitamin A storage form in skin. Like Retinol, it is a very useful for the treatment of acne, post-inflammatory pigmentation and photoaging.
Vitamin E: An Active/Antioxidant.
Resveratrol: A grape phenolic that is present in red wine. It has established health benefits for cardiovascular disease and cancer and is available as a nutritional supplement. Topically it is bioavailable and has potential to benefit skin including prevention of photoaging and protection against UV radiation mediated oxidative stress.
Curcumin: The active compound from turmeric spice and has potent antimicrobial, antioxidant and anti-inflammatory activity. It is also a useful food colorant. It is active both orally and topically and has been clinically tested in a range of skin disorders. It has shown benefit for acne, atopic dermatitis photoaging, psoriasis, skin cancer and is protective against UVB radiation.
Water, Hydrogenated Polyisobutene, Dimethicone, Glycerine, Cetearyl Alcohol, Ceteareth-20, Persea Gratissima (Avocado) Oil, Retinol (Vitamin A), Hyaluronic Acid, Retinyl Palmitate (Vitamin A Palmitate), Tocopheryl Acetate (Vitamin E), Polysorbate 20, Caprylyl Glycol, Stearoxytrimethylsilane, Steraryl Alcohol, Sodium Levulinate, Resveratrol, Curcumin, Phenoxyethanol, Sodium Anisate, Citric Acid, Disodium Edta.