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Retinol

Our database has 172 products that contain Retinol.

Description

Retinol is AKA as a type of Vitamin A and strong antioxidant, meaning it protects the skin from free radicals. It also helps smooth wrinkles and makes your skin feel tighter, but may cause irritation for some people.

Alternate name: vitamin A

Retinol is a rare cosmetic ingredient, with about 2.57% of the products in our database containing it.

Also known as: Vitamin A

What it does:

Skin Conditioning

At a glance

form of
Retinoid
helps fight
Acne
good for
Oily Skin
good for
Dullness
good for
Texture
reduces
Large Pores
helps with
Anti-Aging
helps with
Dark Spots
good for
Scar Healing
can worsen
Dry Skin
may cause
Irritation

CosIng Data

  • CosIng ID: 37479
  • INCI Name: RETINOL
  • INN Name: retinol [INN:BAN]
  • EC #:  200-683-7 / 234-328-2
  • Ph. Eur. Name: vitaminum a
  • All Functions: Skin Conditioning
What is CosIng?

CosIng is the European Commission database for information on cosmetic substances and ingredients.

SkinSort uses CosIng to source some of it's data on ingredient names and functions.