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A derivative of vitamin A that belongs to a family of compounds referred to as retinoids. Along with retinyl palmitate, retinoic acid, and tretinoin, retinol is part of the retinoid family of topical vitamin A ingredients.
Aside from speeding up cellular replenishment to improve the tone and texture of your complexion, retinol also removes away dead skin cells preventing the formation of whiteheads and blackheads. Retinol also provides a wealthy source of antioxidants that repel free-radical damage and boosts collagen production, making it one of the most powerful ingredients in anti-aging skincare.

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