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Simple and effective introduction to retinol🌸

What is it? . Retinol is a form of vitamin A, also a fat soluble derivative. Who needs it? . Aging skin . Hyperpigmented skin . Acne . Dark spots . Clogged pores . Uneven skin tone Best age recommended to start? . Mid 20's - Early 30's How to use? . Cleanse . Pat dry your face with a clean towel or let it air dry. . Take a pea sized amount . Apply in PM only. Side effects? . Irritation and drying . Flaky skin . Redness/ inflammation How to treat side effects? . Use calming and soothing products to cool down. . Keep routine basic and gentle as possible till it heals. Duration? .Acne: (4-12w) .Fine lines: (12-24w) .Hyperpigmention: (24w) Hope this was helpful and you learned something or two☺
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Unnily

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i never knew that hyperpigmentation needs 24 weeks! thanks for sharing
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Pickytimin

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Everything is a process. it can definitely take earlier than 24 weeks for some other people because everyone's skin reacts very differently🤗
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I really need that, what brands did you try?
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Pickytimin

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You have not tried retinol before? I have tried the retinol from Olay.💜
Regenerist Retinol 24 Night Moisturizer

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Regenerist Retinol 24 Night Moisturizer

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I'll be re-starting retinol tonight, after almost 6 weeks 😅
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pri

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I was wondering about what is retinol only!! thanks for sharing!
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Pickytimin

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you are very welcome 💕
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