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Retinol skincare for sensitive skin

Please can someone recommend a product for sensitive skin. Thanks.

Re: Retinol skincare for sensitive skin

Chantecaille Retionel Intense Lotion

Re: Retinol skincare for sensitive skin

@fuzbeauty you'll want to look for a low % (the highest percent of retinol is 1%), one that is another step away from retinoic acid (like granactive retinoid or retinyl palmitate, a product that is encapsulated or an ingredient that might mimic vitamin a like bakuchiol 

Some other tips to help with irritation 

 

Hope that helps

Re: Retinol skincare for sensitive skin

Thanks!

re: retinol skincare for sensitive skin

the inkey list has a retinol substitute, and i've heard from a dermatologist that "sandwiching" your retinol in between you moisturizer can lessen the irritation and lessen the chances of purging. 

Re: re: retinol skincare for sensitive skin

Thanks! So moisturizer first?

re: retinol skincare for sensitive skin

(sorry for the late reply, i didn't get a notification!) yes, the moisturizer goes first. i hope this helps you! 

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