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Granactive Retinoid 5% Serum
Renudist price
£££££  £14.00 / 30ml
 
Why it's Renude approved

This oil-based serum contains 5% Granactive retinoid - a new generation retinoid which has been shown to deliver results comparable to prescription-only retinoic acid (blemish-fighting, skin smoothing, wrinkle reducing), without any of the associated negative side effects.

Active ingredients
hyaluronic acid
vitamin a
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Recommended for
Skin types: Oily, Combination, Dry, Normal
Skin goals: Firmness, Wrinkles, Enlarged pores, Fine lines, Scarring, Uneven texture, Dull skin, Pigmentation, Blemishes
How to use
Each evening, apply 1-2 pumps on to clean, dry skin, avoiding the eye area. If you haven't used a retinol-based product before, you need to introduce this slowly to allow your skin to acclimatise. Start by applying 1-2x week for the first couple of weeks, gradually building up to nightly over the course of 4-6 weeks. This should minimise any purging, irritation or peeling, which can happen with retinol whilst the skin adjusts.
Description
Garden of Wisdom's Granactive Retinoid 5% Serum contains 5% of Hydroxypinacolone Retinoate, an advanced retinoid which offers significant benefits against the multiple signs of ageing. Granactive Retinoid 5% Serum is a technology from Grant Industries providing 0.5% of an ester of All-Trans Retinoic Acid and is one of the most bio-available, non-prescription forms of Vitamin A. Granactive Retinoid provides an effective delivery system to protect skin against ageing when compared to retinol with little or no irritation. Granactive Retinoid Serum may also be of value in treating moderate to severe acne when other treatments have not worked effectively. Retinoids fight breakouts on face by normalising the removal of dead skin cells that clog pores leading to blackheads, whiteheads and pimples. pH 6.5 - 6.9.
Ingredients
Distilled Water, Rice Bran Oil, Granactive Retinoid 5% (Dimethyl Isosorbide & Hydroxypinacolone) providing 0.5% Ester of All -Trans Retinoic Acid. Optiphen, Liposomes, Dehydroxyxanthan Gum, Hyaluronic Acid