|Medik8 Retinol 40 Booster Serum 5ml\n|
Retinol has been shown in several clinical trials to combat common skin-ageing concerns such as facial wrinkles, lines, folds and a loss of firmness by stimulating collagen and hyaluronic acid production. Retinol has also been proven to improve skin clarity and texture, promote anti-pigmentation plus demonstrate anti-acne and pore-minimizing effects, all leading to a more youthful skin appearance.
Retinol 40 is a concentrated booster serum containing 4.0% encapsulated all-trans retinol in its purest and most active over-the counter form. Retinol 40 is designed for mixing with your regular night moisturiser. (Hydr8 Night or B5 gel)
Using the proprietory Medik8 'Retinol Ladder' system, it is possible to create an infinate number of concentrations of retinol from 0.1% upwards, with just one Retinol 40 bottle, leading to incredible economy and flexibility.
Size: 5ml, dropper bottle - up to 35 applications
Diminishes the size and depth of wrinkles and lines
Boosts firmness, plumpness and epidermal hydration
Minimizes pore size and rough skin texture
Reduces blotchy skin tone and signs of past blemishes
Used with White Balance, helps fade melanin and prevent future hyperpigmentation
Used with Medik8 'Beta' range of products, retinol can assist with managing acneic skin
Infinate concentrations lead to economy and flexibility. Just one Retinol bottle, regardless of dose changes
Ability to combine the stability benefits of a serum with cream application if preferred
- Novel time release mechanism reduces irritation by gently releasing actives over hours not minutes
- Enhanced stability over regular retinol products by using film encaspulation to protect retinol from oxidation
- Medik8 further ensure maximum stability for ALL retinol products with unique 30 day small batch guarantee
- Retinol 40 Boost Concentrate contains 4.0% all-trans retinol supported by vitamin E
Start by using Medik8 Retinol 3 TR product first, then move onto Retinol 40 Booster.
Even if you have used Retinol 3 TR you must follow application instructions and start frequency of use slowly.
Suitable for all skin types, especially mature.
Ideal for acne, wrinkles and sun damage.
Retinol 40 Boost Concentrate must be mixed with your usual hydrator.(hydr8 night or B5 gel)
To be applied in the evening only - add one drop of Retinol 40 Boost Concentrate to your usual hydrator before applying to your face.
Please ensure you are applying a sunscreen daily (even in winter months)
Do not apply neat to skin unless instructed as it can cause severe irritation
(this product is designed for mixing with night hydrator only)
To build up skin tolerance to retinol, allow 3 day intervals between applications for a minimum of two weeks.Consult with your GP before commencing a retinol regime if pregnant, lactating, undergoing skin peeling procedures, on any other vitamin A product or taking prescription medication for acne.
Start low (application amount) and go slow (frequency of use).
On any sign of irritation reduce the frequency of use until skin acclimates.