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
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.