Retinol is the primary naturally occurring form of vitamin A which is a derivative that helps the acceleration of skin’s natural skin turnover. The accelerated skin turnover process helps to liven the skins superficial layer and slough away dead skin. It is one of the best known and most effective ingredients for skin care. Retinol has been reported to minimize the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, help the skin feel firmer and more supple, and improve the skin’s overall appearance.
Poly-Pore 120 RE (encapsulated Retinol)
Poly-Pore 120 RE is a multi-functional delivery system which provides a sustained release for retinol. The release of retinol is very slow which enables its use at effective levels to help improve stability and reduce irritation.
Ectoin is an organic molecule that occurs widely in nature and has strong water-binding properties as well as antioxidant properties. These properties help ectoin to moisturize and soothe the skin and minimize the appearance of wrinkles.
Glyceryl Glucoside is a small sugar derivative found in certain plants and blue-green algae. It has strong water-binding properties that help keep the skin moisturized.
Acetyl glucosamine is a multi-functional skin care ingredient. In addition to promoting healthy skin hydration, it has been reported to minimize the appearance of flakiness. These benefits help the skin look smoother and promote a younger-looking complexion.
Water (Aqua), Butylene Glycol. Dimethicone, Glycerin, Isostearyl Alcohol, Cetyl Alcohol, Glyceryl Stearate, Butylene Glycol Cocoate, PEG-75 Stearate, Ceteth-20, Steareth-20, Ethylcellulose, Acetyl Glucosamine, Ectoin, Phenoxyethanol, Ethylhexylglycerin, Ammonium Acryloyldimethyltaurate/VP Copolymer, Allyl Methacrylates Crosspolymer, Retinol, Polysorbate 20, BHT, Propyl Gallate, Glyceryl Glucoside, Tetrahexyldecyl Ascorbate, Acrylates/C10-30 Alkyl Acrylate Crosspolymer, Xanthan Gum, Tocopheryl Acetate, Disodium EDTA, Fragrance (Parfum), Sodium Hydroxide, Sodium Hyaluronate, Linalool, Benzyl Salicylate, Limonene.