What it is: The Ordinary Retinol 0.5% is a solution that contains retinol, an ingredient that can reduce the appearances of fine lines and photo damage.
Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily
Skincare Concerns: Fine Lines and Wrinkles, Uneven Texture, and Loss of Firmness and Elasticity.
Squalane, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil, Retinol, Solanum Lycopersicum (Tomato) Fruit Extract, Rosmarinus Officinalis (Rosemary) Leaf Extract, Hydroxymethoxyphenyl Decanone, BHT.
How to Use
– Apply a small amount to face in the PM as part of your skincare regimen, after water-based serums but before heavier treatments.Precautions:
-Do not use with other retinoid treatments.
-Avoid unprotected solar exposure.
-Caution: Retinol can cause irritation, redness, and peeling—especially around the eyes and mouth—in the early stages of treatment while skin builds tolerance.
-If persistent irritation occurs, cease use and consult a physician.
-Use only as directed on unbroken skin.
-Patch testing prior to use is advised. Refer to The Ordinary’s in-depth guide to patch testing.
-Keep out of reach of children.
-Refrigerate after opening.