Vitamin A (Retinol) Serum 30ml
Vitamin A (Retinol) Serum
The A-vitamin (retinol) Serum combats wrinkles, fights sun damage and makes the skin silky soft. It also has a vasoconstrictor effect on facial redness.
• Potent anti-ageing serum, with retinol and oligopeptides that are effective in anti-ageing and anti-wrinkle treatment.
• Contains plant extracts with vasoconstrictor and firming effect.
• Has a particularly lightweight texture that works well for all skin types.
• Suitable for both women and men.
Retinol: the most proven anti-ageing ingredient that you can buy without a prescription. It reduces wrinkles, smoothes the skin, it firms and tightens and also normalises acne. Retinol can cause sensitivity and photo-sensitivity so it is importtant to always use an SPF of 30 or above to protect the skin and the results of the ingredient.
Glycerin: a natural moisturiser that is also found in our skin, this is a common and safe ingredient that has been around in cosmetics for many years. It works to keep the lipids between our skin happy and healthy resulting in a protected and strong skin barrier.
Sodium Hyaluronate: boosts the skin’s moisture content, prevents inflammation and helps the skin retain moisture. It acts as a protective sponge on the skin retaining moisture keeping the skin plump, hydrated and elastic.
Portulaca Oleraca Extract: a famous plant extract used in Korean traditional medicine that effectively treats infection and irritation of the skin. It is found to be one of the richest green plants containing omega-3 fatty acids, NMFs, carotene, minerals and antioxidants that all have anti-inflammatory and antioxidant abilities.
How to use
Apply directly to cleansed skin for maximum penetration. A very lightweight product to suit all skin types, also perfect for using under our Day and Night Vitamin A Cream.
Aqua, Butylene Glycol, Corn Gluten Amino Acids, PEG/PPG-17/6 Copolymer, Sodium Polyglutamate, Sodium Hyaluronate**, Glycerin, Hexylene Glycol, Phenoxyethanol, Propylene Glycol, Xanthan Gum, Yeast Ferment Extract, Mentha Arvensis Leaf Extract*, Chrysanthemum Indicum Flower Extract*, Sophora Angustifolia Root Extract*, Aloe Barbadensis Extract, Hydroxypropyl Cyclodextrin, PEG-40 Hydrogenated Castor Oil******, Pelargonium Graveolens Extract*, Portulaca Oleracea Extract*, Silk Extract, Collagen*****, Hyaluronic Acid, Oligopeptide-1****, Propanediol, Beta-Glucan, Avena Sativa Kernel Extract, 1,2-Hexanediol, Adenosine. Retinol***, Potassium Sorbate, Ethylhexylglycerin, Sodium Hydroxide, Hydroxyacetophenone, Sodium Benzoate, Oligopeptide-2****, Oligopeptide-5****
*Extract that may contain natural fragrances, therefore, the product is not labeled perfume-free
**The Sodium hyaluronate is a combination of Macromolecular hyaluronic acid and Small molecule hyaluronic acid.
Small-weight hyaluronan molecules penetrate deeper into the skin’s structure,providing maximum below-the-surface hydration and in turn rehydrating skin cells over time.
Macromolecular hyaluronic molecules deliver immediate intensive hydration to the surface layers of the skin for an instant smoothing and firming effect.
***Retinol has the quality of converting into Vitamin A acid when applied to the skin. In theory, the best effect is achieved by using a pure Vitamin A acid, but it does have a number of side effects, such as severe skin irritation. Because of that, there are restrictions in using A-acid, and it must not be used in skincare products.
Several skin care products contains Retinol (which we use) or Retinol esters, which slowly convert to Vitamin A acid when it pentrates the skin.
****Oligopeptide-1 and 2 can promote cell growth and improve cell activity, repair damaged skin. Repair collagen and elastic fibers. It has super good effect to repair damaged skin, like allergic skin, sun-after skin, couperose skin.
Oligopeptide-5 can stimulate the metabolism of epithelial cells, repair the stratum corneum, increase the thickness of the stratum corneum, enhance the vitality of collagen and elastin, and promote wound healing.
These are = Cell Energy Biopeptide from EMGPEPTIDE ®
*****The marine-based collagen is a mixture of peptides and it is a hydrolysate of collagen.
******The product contain Vegetable oils.
The product is without Alcohol and Silicone.