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Which retinol products have worked for you ?

Re: Retinol

@RagazzaCattiva if you want another low % option The Ordinary Retinol 0.2% in Squalane 1 oz/ 30 mL was just put back in stock 

Re: Retinol

Re: Retinol

If you're just starting with retinol, a visit to a derm would be ideal, @RagazzaCattiva.


You'll want to start low (%) and slow (once a week to start). The SUNDAY RILEY Luna Sleeping Oil 15 mL is very gentle retinol that made my skin so soft. Inky List retinol is a nice  option too, but a bit stronger. I've heard good things about the First Aid Beauty FAB Skin Lab Retinol Serum 0.25% Pure Concentrate 1 oz/ 30 mL.


For retinol alternative there's a few options. The Biossance Squalane + Phyto-Retinol Serum 1 oz/ 30 mL is very gentle but does work over time to soften and smooth skin. The OLEHENRIKSEN Glow Cycle Retin-ALT Power Serum 1 oz/ 30 mL is also good, but but contains AHAs.


As I've leveled up my retinol %, I'm loving the Kate Somerville +Retinol Vita C Power Serum 1 oz/ 30 mL.

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Hi @RagazzaCattiva!


I use a dermatologist prescribed retinol cream as spot treatment for acne.

I've been interested in the Shani Darden Skin Care Retinol Reform® 1 oz/ 30 mL for fine lines, dullness and dark spots but can't fit that into my routine at the moment.

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