What is Retinol?
When in contact with skin, retinol stimulates the production of collagen, which improves skin structure with a soft and smooth appearance. By improving the structure of the skin can diminish fine lines and wrinkles and make less visible pores and reduce any damage from the sun.
The molecular structure of vitamin A is small enough to get in contact with collagen and elastic in the lower layers of the skin. The retinol to retinoic acid decomposes and reports to the cells to behave normally that increases the production of new cells and collagen.
The results are decreased mottled pigmentation, fine lines and wrinkles improving skin texture, skin tone and color and moisture levels with beneficial effects of peel for treatment of acne.
The application of retinol has some side effects that must be taken into account, since its implementation the skin is heated and turns red and although his is normal and usually disappear once the skin adjusts to the medication.
The application of retinol can increase sensitivity to sunlight even one people may feel itchy or scaly, often by excessive application. We recommend using sunscreen and clothing to protect your skin and the retinol should only be used in pregnancy, under advice of a dermatologist.