A revolution in retinols
What is Retinol Complex?
Retinol is a form of vitamin A and is essential for skin rejuvenation. Your skin will look smoother and healthier with a more even skin tone after using topical retinol products.
What are the cosmetic effects of Retinol Complex?
Retinol complex produces dramatic results in Skin tone, texture, and resiliency. It improves the appearance of overall sun damage, diminishes appearance of fine lines and wrinkles and enhances skin tone and texture.
What are the key ingredients of SkinMedica Retinol Complex?
The key ingredients are:
- Dunaliella salina: is a key antioxidant to help defend the skin from environmental stress and free radical damage.
- Magnolia grandiflora
- Palmitoyl tripeptide-8
How does it work?
Retinol Complex by SkinMedica, uses a multimodal approach to address multiple pathways that impact rejuvenation. It features a Phytoshield Complex, which protects the retinol for stabilized, targeted delivery that enhances skin texture through exfoliation. Its exclusive formula allows it to absorb into the skin more efficiently, minimizing irritation typically associated with the topical retinol products and maximizing retinol delivery.
Is Retinol Complex available in different strengths?
Yes, Retinol complex by SkinMedica is available in three strengths: 0.25, 0.5 and 1.0. During your consultation at Optimum Aesthetics, we will help you determine which strength is best for you.
How do I use Retinol Complex?
You should apply it in the evening after cleansing and toning before applying your moisturizer. If you have never used a retinol product before, begin using it twice a week, 2-3 days apart, increasing frequency slowly until daily use is tolerated.
Who may not use retinol Complex?
Women should not use Retinol Complex if they are pregnant, lactating, or planning to become pregnant.