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Retinyl Acetate (Vitamin A)

Retinyl Acetate (Vitamin A) 2.4 g
  • Anti-aging, blemish-prone skin, clogged pores
  • All skin types
  • Retinyl Acetate is NOT retinoic acid, the ingredient in Retin-A. This is a much gentler form of vitamin A.
  • Promote and support the synthesis of collagen and reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.
  •  Keeps pores clean and helps remove excess oil which contributes to blemishes. Available in our ready made Vitamin A Cream and Vitamin A Serum.
  • Vitamin A increases photosensitivity. Please be sure to wear sunscreen daily.
  • Dr Sivaks Blog post An alternative to Retin-A

Use

Beginner: Add up to 1 tube to approx 120 ml of your favourite base cream or oil-based formula.

Advanced: This ingredient is recommended for use at up to 1% in formulations. This ingredient is soluble in organic solvents, fats, and mineral oils but is water dispersable. Stabilize this ingredient with vitamin E (Tocopherol (Vitamin E)) and store the formula in a container which shields it from light. Retinyl acetate is unstable in the presence of acids.

Use only at night, as retinoids are light sensitive.

Warning: High doses of any form of vitamin A may be teratogenic and are contraindicated for use by pregnant women.

Product Life 12 months

 

Ingredients

Retinyl Acetate