SkinCeuticals Retinol 0.5 30 ml
4.8 of 22 reviews
4 instalments of $26.75
4 instalments of $26.75
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- Artificial Fragrance Free
- Sulphate Free
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- Age Prevention
- Deep Lines
- Acne, breakouts and blackheads
- First signs of ageing
- Pigmentation, uneven skin tone
- Normal to dry
- Normal to oily
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SkinCeuticals Retinol 0.5
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4.8 of 22 reviews
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Love this retinolI’ve started using retinol earlier this year. Now it’s become my favourite anti-aging ingredient. I’ve tried few brands of retinol serum. This one is the best so far. Visible improvements of my skin texture and condition. Love it!
retinol is the recommended ingredent for antiagingThe retinol is the most effective ingredent that has been proved effective in antiaging. But a few people can adapt to ratinol.
Recommend this one over the 1% one and other brands as well for daily use.Recommend this one over the 1% one and other brands as well for daily use. My facial lady told me this today, although you might think you are used to higher concentration, it is still safer to dail it back down to 0.5% for at-home daily use.
Happy with this productSo far so good! I have a normal skin type and am 50 years old. I purchased the Skinceuticals Retinol 0.5 because of it's excellent reputation, has won awards in it's category and the list of ingredients it contains. At this stage, I am applying it every second night just to make sure I don't have an adverse reaction. I am happy with my purchase.
Amazing!!!I have combination skin type, when I finally get rid of acne, they leave terrible scars and some of them are dark colour (which means it's really hard to make them disappear). So I decide to use retinol, the result is really amazing, just after one use, I can see they are going to become lighter and it controls my other potential acnes at the same time.
1. use o.5 if you never used any retinol before
2. Don't apply too much on the face, it may cause serious peeling off
3. Although on the pack it says to use it for twice a week in the beginning, I highly recommend holding the second time until seeing how your face is gonna react after the first use, if it causes serious peeling off, stop it until your skin recovers
4. Remember to use hydration products when u use retinol (I use medik B5 intense)
Great retinol - no irritationI really enjoyed using this retinol. It keeps my skin looking clear with no congestion and I think it has helped fade some old acne scarring. I didn't get any irritation with it, but generally use it 2-3 nights a week.
Love this product. Visible resultsI have been using this product for 2 months now ( tube lasts around 3 months). I have really helped tighten my pores, smooth my skin and give my skin a healthy glow. I did experience some peeling at first but that’s completely normal. Moving onto the stronger retinol next.
Worth the $$$Love the brand, love this product. Easy to apply, doesn’t feel sticky or too heavy. Has a lovely, subtle scent and truly works wonders for my skin.
LOVE IT!I LOVE THIS!! A little goes a long way.
I've been using this for post acne scarring and hyperpigmentation spots, and has worked wonders!!! My scars are lighter and have evened out my overall complexion and reduced dullness, giving my skin a more vibrant glow!!
Amazing productamazing retinol product for any starters. I have experienced better and clearer skin.
Amazing retinol that does what it says!I have been looking for a no frills, does what it says retinol for a while now, and this is it! Super gentle (I have used retinol before) so I can use it 3 times a week, and every time I use it my skin gets clearer and smoother! The inci list is really lean which indicates that it is just a great product that isn’t being something that it’s not.
Holy Grail Retinol ProductThis is the first ever retinol product I've used, and its amazing!
I have oily/combination skin, and purged a bit from using this product. However, it didn't last very long and my skin went back to it normal self after a week. My skin didn't experience any peeling because I started very slow with this product.
The texture of my skin is so much better after using this product and my pigmentation has significantly lessened.
Skinceuticals is usually a bit more pricey, however when it comes to retinol and serums in general; I'm willing to splurge when it comes to skincare this good.
Weekly routineThis isn’t the first retinol I’ve tried, but it’s the one I’ll stick to. I did peel like crazy for the first 10 uses but a bit of exfoliating fixed that. I no longer have any problems and I use it once or twice a week. I feel like it gives me a youthful glow.
Great introductory Retinol productThis is my first retinol product and it worked wonders on bringing my closed comedones to head, which BHA and AHA failed to do. I only used it once a week pea sized amount each time. So far I have not experienced any dryness or flakiness due to this slow introduction of retinol to my skincare regime. I have not yet seen the effect of evening out skin tone on my skin. However, my skin is definitely smoother and pores getting smaller. The product is on the pricier side but only a small amount needed each use so one tube will last for a long time.
Works but use with cautionThis product definitely improved my overall complexion, however I didn’t ease my skin into it properly and ended up with very dry and red skin. It only needs to be used every 2-3 days (which makes it last ages!) and definitely needs to be paired with a good sunscreen. When it is used properly, it works wonders!
Best RetinolI prefer the Skinceutical Retinol over other retinols because it's in cream form. This stuff is effective and potent. It took me about three months to get used to the product. For me, I prefer to mix it with my moisturiser just to minimise the sensitivity, dryness and flaking that one can get from using retinol. I'm thinking I will stick to the lower strength for a while as I am still gettting the results I want.
Great product, cannot live withoutI started using this product about a year ago when I turned 38, it was a game changer for my skin. It has completely changed the texture of my skin for the better with the bonus of looking younger too. I have extremely dry skin and have to pull back a little on my usage in winter but other than that I have no complaints at all. I'm on my second tube and haven't bothered trying any other brands I like this one so much.
Makes my skin feel nice - still yet to see resultsI purchased this after reading about retinol and the positive affects (I am only 21 but I like to get in early with my anti aging skin care!).
It feels great on my skin (I use it every 3rd night), and I did not experience any redness or irritation like you can with some retinols. I haven't seen any dramatic changes in my skin, although I am sure in the long run it will be worth it@
Packs a punchThis is the first retinol product that I have used consistently. It’s definitely effective - after using it for a week or so, my skin was red and peeling! I would recommend easing into this product and buffering with plenty of moisturiser. This is a great retinol product though - it’s got a light but creamy texture that layers well under moisturiser and one tube lasts for ages!
Gentle on my SkinThis product was my first venture into retinol and I really don't have any complaints. I was a little apprehensive given the stories you hear about retinol, but I eased myself into a program, eventually using every second night (alternating with liquid gold) and I didn't have any issues. I am now looking to upgrade to a stronger retinol, now that my skin has been introduced to the ingredient
Fantastic product, really works and lasts a long time.It may be on the expensive side and come in a small package, but this product sure does pack a punch. I have been struggling with acne for years. I have tried every product out there with no success. My beauty therapist told me to try this product and I have never looked back. At times, it does make my skin a little flaky, but that is just the sign to stop using it for a few days. Since using this product my acne has cleared up. My skin is fantastic and I am feeling way more confident. If I do get a spot come out I just put some on it over night and it is gone. I am in love with this product! It is my life saver!!
Secret weapon to lovely skinWithin days of using this product, my complexion is looking smooth and clear. I feel so much more confident about leaving the house with just sunscreen on now, rather than concealer, powder, bronzer, etc. I feel like it makes my Botox last longer and I'm not in such a rush to get an injectibles top-up now. In that sense, SkinCeuticals Pure Retinol 0.5 really is value for money. Just make sure you follow the instructions in terms of amount you use, applying every second day and always wearing sunscreen. With a skin regime like this, you really can't go wrong. It's my secret weapon to keeping the age wolves from my door!
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