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Gentle Retinol Serum
4.6
Rated 4.6 out of 5 stars
428 Reviews

Use if texture changes got you down and it's time to start anew.

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Clinically-Tested | Dermatologist-Tested | Sensitive Skin-Friendly
Specifically formulated for sensitive skin and first-time retinol users, our Gentle Retinol Serum delivers the tone and texture-reforming benefits of retinol without the redness, dryness, or peeling. Our gel-cream formula contains microencapsulated retinol, which penetrates deep down into skin to skip surface irritation, plus natural retinol alternatives arophira and bakuchiol. It's a gentle yet effective nightly treatment that refines skin texture, softens fine lines and wrinkles, and evens out skin tone while supporting healthy skin function and keeping pores clear.

Note: Since the retinol serum’s green tint comes from its naturally-derived ingredients, color intensity can vary from batch to batch. This is totally normal and does not affect the efficacy of the product.

HOW: Smooth 2 pumps into clean, almost-dry skin. Let it sink in for one minute before your next skincare move.
WHERE: Face and neck. Bonus points for chest. Be careful when applying to the eye area to avoid getting product in your eyes.
WHEN: Every PM after cleansing. Use alone or between lighter serums and moisturizer.

GOOD TO KNOW: Retinol speeds up skin cell turnover. Protect those fresh, new skin cells by wearing sunscreen daily.

Use within 12 months once opened.

Net wt: 1 fl. oz. / 30 ml

ENCAPSULATED RETINOL (0.03%) helps improve uneven texture and tone
BAKUCHIOL (0.05%) a botanical retinol alternative that gently retexturizes
AROPHIRA (1%) a natural retinol alternative that helps control sebum production

Water, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil, Sodium Acrylate/Sodium Acryloyldimethyl Taurate Copolymer, Retinol, Bakuchiol, Crithmum Maritimum Extract, Glycerin, Paeonia Suffruticosa Extract, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Butter, Hydroxypropyl Cyclodextrin, Sodium Hyaluronate, Carica Papaya Extract, Xylitylglucoside, Anhydroxylitol, Xylitol, Hippophae Rhamnoides Oil, Tocopheryl Acetate, Opuntia Conccinellifera Fruit Extract, Rosa Canina Seed Oil, Chamomilla Recutita (Matricaria) Extract, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice, Chlorophyll, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Hydrogenated Vegetable Oil, Nylon-12, Isohexadecane, Polysorbate 80, Trehalose, Leuconostoc/Radish Root Ferment Filtrate, Phenoxyethanol, Ethylhexylglycerin

Free from parabens, silicones, sulfates, and 1,350+ ingredients that have questionable data.

4.6
Rated 4.6 out of 5 stars
Based on 428 reviews
Total 5 star reviews: 329 Total 4 star reviews: 62 Total 3 star reviews: 10 Total 2 star reviews: 12 Total 1 star reviews: 15
91%would recommend this product
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428 reviews
  • RC
    Reba C.
    Verified Buyer
    I recommend this product
    Rated 5 out of 5 stars
    2 months ago
    Versed

    I really like it thank you. The first one is using your product the second is before using your product.

  • KJ
    Kristin J.
    Verified Buyer
    I recommend this product
    Rated 5 out of 5 stars
    6 days ago
    Great retinol!

    I love this serum. It doesn’t irritate my skin, feels soothing, and does a great job on my wrinkles. I highly recommend!

  • MS
    MAKENZIE S.
    Verified Buyer
    I recommend this product
    Rated 5 out of 5 stars
    2 weeks ago
    Clearing up the Keratosis Pilaris on my arms

    I will continue to purchase this product over and over. I was influenced on TikTok…(eye roll) I know, BUT this was one of the very rare times I was shocked at how well it worked for the bumps and redness on my arms that had developed over the last 6 months. My arms feel so much smoother and the bumps and redness have diminished over the last month of using this product. I have incorporated it into my nightly routine for my arms and neck. This has also helped to soften/diminish my tech neck lines.

  • MV
    Margaret V.
    Verified Buyer
    I recommend this product
    Rated 5 out of 5 stars
    1 month ago
    Great

    Great for combination skin!

  • HB
    Heidi B.
    Verified Buyer
    I recommend this product
    Rated 5 out of 5 stars
    1 month ago
    I love this serum!

    I've had nothing but great luck with this serum. My skin looks great, I don't think I look 53, and the serum goes on so well and quickly absorbs.

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