Where Can I Find Retinol In South Africa

Where Can I Find Retinol In South Africa

Retinol, a form of vitamin A, is an ingredient added to skin creams, lotions, and serums. It has anti-aging effects and can help clear acne. Products containing retinol are widely available over-the-counter, and stronger concentrations of retinoids are available by prescription.

Which is the best retinol serum in South Africa?

Top-selling retinol products

  • PCA Skin Intensive Brightening Treatment: 0.5% pure retinol night.
  • Dermaceutic Activ Retinol Serum 1%
  • Exuviance Retinol Serum.
  • ZO Skin Health Retinol Skin Brightener 0.5%
  • Obagi 360 Retinol 0.5.
  • Kiehl’s Retinol Fast Release Night Serum.
  • NeoStrata® Skin Active Potent Retinol Complex.

What brand of retinol is the most effective?

11 Best Retinol Creams for All Skin Types for 2023

A quick look at the best retinol creams

  • Best overall: SkinCeuticals Retinol 0.3 Cream
  • Best moisturizer with retinol: Olay Regenerist Retinol24 Night Moisturizer
  • Best brightening retinol cream: Kate Somerville +Retinol Vitamin C Moisturizer

Which retinol to start with?

Retinol comes in a variety of percentage points but it’s the pure retinol content that matters. At SkinCeuticals we advise starting with a low pure retinol percentage of 0.3% on the face as this allows the skin to become accustomed to the product.