24 Results for "retinol"

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  • Science & Ingredients
    The Cure-All for Your Eyes

    Worried about fine lines? Wrinkles? Uneven tone? Furrow no more. As early as your mid-20s, you may start to notice the very first signs of aging, with the eyes usually leading the wrinkle brigade. Re...

  • Methods & Modalities
    Methods of Exfoliation

    Exfoliation is a fascinating step in the skin treatment. It not only refreshes the skin nearly in an instant, it offers a multitude of methods for its use. From mechanical to chemical means and every...

  • Methods & Modalities
    Skin Needling: Hurting or Helping?

    At The International Dermal Institute, we feel honored that many skin therapists seek out our position on the latest treatments, technology and ingredients – whether they be controversial or he...

  • Science & Ingredients
    Controlling Aging Skin

    Scientists have performed extensive research to track the changes that occur during skin aging and understand what we can realistically do for this pre-existing condition. In the past, scientists hav...

  • Science & Ingredients
    Fresh Face Forward: The Expert's Guide to Chemical Exfoliation

    Fresh, glowing, resilient skin with evenly distributed pigmentation and ultra-refined texture is what your clients want. Without question, the most effective way to achieve this is through exfoliatio...

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Glossary Term 1 Item

  • Retinol

    Vitamin A. A yellow, viscous liquid insoluble in water. Used in lubricating cream and oils for its skin-regenmerating properties. Reverses the signs of photoaging in skin.

Ask the Experts 6 Items

  • Skin Conditions & Treatments
    What ingredient is most effective in strengthening...

    To strength elastin, try a topical form of Vitamin A or Retinol.

  • Skin Conditions & Treatments
    How do I treat dark circles under my clients? ey...

    Dark circles are caused by hyperpigmentation and deoxygenated blood vessels. Genetics also play a role. As skin therapists, we can only treat dark circles due to hyperpigmentation with ingredients su...

  • Skin Conditions & Treatments
    What is the best treatment for firming the neck?

    Look for products with Retinol, peptides and Vitamin C, and daily use of a sunscreen is critical. If the neck has sagging tissue and loss of contour then medical therapies maybe necessary, such as a ...

  • Skin Conditions & Treatments
    What is the best treatment for deep wrinkles above...

    Ridding of deep lines really requires the care of a dermatologist for an injectable filler like Restylane or a laser resurfacing procedure. To soften lines, look for a treatment product that contains...

  • Skin Conditions & Treatments
    What is your best advice for darkness under the ey...

    It sounds like the discoloration may be attributable to hyperpigmentation. As we age and the skin thins, pigment will become more noticeable around the eye area (both below and on the lid). We recomm...

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