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Vitamin A Housekeeping:

All of the brands featured responded to my questionnaire and I am very grateful. Not all disclosed the % of their vitamin A ingredients so where possible I have alluded to the placement on the inci list on the packaging.

All of these products will get an individual review on the blog (if they are not already featured). I am working on them solidly, so bear with.

Do not forget your SPF. Seek your physician’s advice if pregnant or breastfeeding.
None of the retinol series of videos is sponsored, but affiliate links are used.

Cheat Sheet on stages of conversion of vitamin A:…

Retinol Q&A:

Products include: Jordan Samuel Retinol Facial Oil – contains retinol – % undisclosed –…

La Roche Posay Redermic R – contains retinol at 0.1% and retinol linoleate at 0.25% –

Clinique Fresh Pressed Overnight Booster with Retinol – contains retinol at 0.3% (confirmed) –

Origins Plantscription Retinol Night Moisturizer – contains retinol at 0.3% –

Estee Lauder Rapid Renewal Retinol Treatment – contains retinol at 0.3% (we think) –

Elizabeth Arden Retinol Ceramide Capsules – contains encapsulated retinol – % undisclosed –

Avon Night Treatment Cream – contains retinol – % undisclosed –

DCL Profoundly Effective Vitamin A Cream with SPF30 – micro-encapsulated retinyl palmitate peptide – % undisclosed –

MZ Skin – Age Defence Retinol Day Moisturiser SPF30 – encapsulated retinol at 3% delivering around 0.3% once in the skin –

Clarks Botanicals Retinol Rescue Face Serum – contains 0.35% encapsulated retinol –

Temple Spa Trufflelixir Super Luxe Serum – contains retinol – % undisclosed –

Chantecaille Retinol Intense+ – contains micro-encapsulated retinol – % undisclosed –

Murad Retinol Series – contains retinol and retinol propionate – % undisclosed –

Medik8 3TR+ Intense Super Charged 0.3 Vitamin A Serum – retinol at 0.3% –

SkinCeuticals Retinol 0.3% – contains encapsulated retinol at 0.3% –







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