Ever heard of retinol? Or retinoids? What about vitamin A? Or was it prescription vitamin A someone was going on about in the group chat?
Despite being the gold standard of anti-ageing skincare ingredients, vitamin A is really, really confusing.
Using a vitamin A skincare product can help with the appearance of skin texture, fine lines and wrinkles, sun damage and pigmentation, resulting in plump, healthy-looking skin.
But why are there so many different names for vitamin A - retinol, retinal, retinoids?! - and how do you find the right vitamin A or retinol for your skin type?
You can find out everything you need to know about the best vitamin A product for you by listening to the Week 4 episode of Skincare School the podcast below (or keep scrolling for the quick version).