Retinol is touted as a holy grail ingredient for smoothing out fine lines, helping with skin texture and tone, and getting a youthful glow over time. It’s a type of vitamin A that helps fight the signs of aging by encouraging cell turnover. But how does it actually work, and how should you incorporate it into your skincare routine to see results? Plus, do retinol, retinoids, and Retin-A do the same thing? No! Watch the latest episode of The Makeup to learn everything you need to know about retinoic acid and get some of Kirbie’s product recommendations and tips!
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So... it stimulates cell reproduction rates?
Wouldn't that just decrease the DNA telomere length and whilst giving a youthful appearance temporarily, you'll eventually have earlier onset signs of skin aging?
I've been using the The Ordinary Grenactive Retinoid for almost two months which has been OK, although I'm considering trying something stronger. Sometimes I go overboard and do two skins/layers of retinol when I'm feeling frisky - and using retinol with niacinamide has absolutely changed the game for me
I love retinol! My fave so far is the The Ordinary serum for face and the Olay retinol eye cream for the eye area! Both amazing and better than othee products with retinol that are waaaay more expensive
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