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Size 1 oz/ 30 mL · ITEM 2031383
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$9.80

Love this!...A must buy!...I love the ordinary because they're so accessible to anyone at any price range and they're so no nonsense!...My skin is also a little on the sensitive side, and I've not had any irritation using this, including being out in the sun (though I do put on SPF every day).
Which skin type is it good for?
✔ Normal
✔ Oily
✔ Combination
✔ Dry
✔ Sensitive

What it is:
A stable serum emulsion of a next-generation retinoid active that achieves better reduction in visible signs of aging than retinol—without irritation.

Solutions for:
- Dullness and uneven texture
- Fine lines and wrinkles

If you want to know more…
The retinoid active used in this formulation helps to avoid the irritation associated with retinoid (including retinol) while improving visible signs of aging.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
- Sulfates
- Phthalates

What else you need to know:
This product is vegan, cruelty-free, and formulated without oil, alcohol, silicone, nuts, gluten, and fragrance.
Size 1.02 oz/ 30 mL · ITEM 1431436
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$69.00

Magical elixir...Great Anti-ox....My only regret is that it does not absorb better...on a positive note that means I use less so it lasts longer....I like Ren products and am pretty sure it is effective, but it is not all that easy to use if you like to layer products
What it is:
A complex of naturally derived ingredients that combat the appearance of wrinkles and imperfections for visibly younger skin.

What it is formulated to do:
This synergistic complex of pure, potent, 100 percent naturally derived vitamin A, pro-vitamin A, and retinoid analogue combat the appearance of wrinkles, imperfections, and age spots. The complexion appears brighter, toned, and healthy without the effects of synthetic retinol.

What else you need to know:
This formula is for all skin types, including sensitive skin and especially prematurely aging skin. For optimal results, follow with your favorite moisturizer.

Research results:
In an in vitro test carried out on bio retinoid actives:
- Reduces wrinkle depth by increasing collagen type 1 by 24%
- Reduces hyperpigmentation by decreasing tyrosinase enzymes by 80% and melanin production by 50%
- Decreases inflammatory cytokine (redness) by 40%
- Reduces prostaglandins receptors (redness) by 26%
- Increases superoxide dismutase (a natural skin antioxidant) by 189%

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When you spot our Clean seal, you can be sure we’ve checked that this brand’s product is made without the ingredients you told us you’d most like to avoid. 

Clean at Sephora™ is formulated without: 
Sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, triclosan, triclocarban. All skincare, hair, and makeup brands with the Clean Seal have less than one percent of synthetic fragrances.
Size 1.7 oz/ 50 mL · ITEM 2114494
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$69.00

What it is:
A breakthrough antiaging cream that delivers retinol results without irritation while enhancing skin vitality and radiance.

What it is formulated to do:
Bio Retinoid™ Anti-Ageing Cream visibly reduces the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, smooths and refines skin texture, and revitalizes and boosts radiance. Skin is left looking and feeling fresher, firmer, and lifted.

Research results:
After 28 days of use:
- 25.6% increase in skin hydration*
- 7.3% increase in skin elasticity**
- 10% reduced wrinkle depth***

*Clinically proven results by an independent laboratory on 30 women aged 35 and up; measured by corneometer
**Clinically proven results by an independent laboratory on 30 women aged 35 and up; measured by cutometer
***Clinically proven results by an independent laboratory on 30 women aged 35 and up; measured by silica replica technique

Clean at Sephora
When you spot our Clean seal, you can be sure we’ve checked that this brand’s product is made without the ingredients you told us you’d most like to avoid. 

Clean at Sephora™ is formulated without: 
Sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, triclosan, triclocarban. All skincare, hair, and makeup brands with the Clean Seal have less than one percent of synthetic fragrances.
Size 1 oz · ITEM 1699313
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$82.00

I LOVE THIS....My Favorite!...It's a bit drying, so I wait until it soaks in and then add a strong moisturizer, and that leads to the best results....I am 25 years old and using the retinoid to eliminate post acne redness and scarring and to boost overall glow.
Which skin type is it good for?
✔ Normal
✔ Oily
✔ Combination
✔ Dry

What it is:
A pro-strength, lightweight treatment serum, powered by a high-potency advanced retinoid, to diminish signs of aging.

Solutions for:
- Fine lines and wrinkles
- Uneven skin tone
- Dullness and uneven texture

If you want to know more…
This powerful overnight treatment contains a high-potency, advanced retinol derivate. This lightweight overnight treatment helps refine the appearance of fine lines and deep wrinkles, evens out skin tone, and smooths the look of rough skin texture. Caffeine enhances penetration to deliver retinoid more effectively into the skin’s surface, while a buffering complex of SymCalmin, SymSitive® 1609, allantoin, and bisabolol helps calm irritation commonly caused by other retinol products.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
- Sulfates
- Phthalates
Size 1 oz/ 30 mL · ITEM 2210698
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$9.60

The Ordinary retinol products are all 5 star....I have tried so many high end products and after using this for just 2 weeks, it is AMAZING!!!
What it is: A highly-stable, water-free solution that is a next-generation form of retinoid.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Fine Lines and Wrinkles, Dryness, and Dullness and Uneven Texture

Formulation: Liquid

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Granactive Retinoid: Helps fight against multiple signs of aging without any of the irritation and drawbacks common with retinol.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, triclosan, and triclocarban, and contains less than one percent of synthetic fragrances. This product is also vegan, cruelty-free, and gluten-free.

What Else You Need to Know: This water-free solution contains a two percent concentration of an advanced retinoid active complex called Granactive Retinoid that has been shown to offer better results against multiple signs of ageing than retinol without any of the irritation and drawbacks common with retinol.
Size 1.18 oz/ 35 mL · ITEM 1681881
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$105.00

What it is: A next-generation retinol oil that boosts the look and feel of skin plumpness, while improving the appearance of wrinkles, redness, and pores for visibly younger-looking skin.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Fine Lines and Wrinkles, Dark Spots, and Redness

Formulation: Lightweight Oil

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Trans-Retinol Ester: Supports healthy skin with the power of retinoids, but without the irritation of traditional retinol; helps fight the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines, promote skin elasticity, and stimulate surface exfoliation for clearer, smoother looking skin.
- Blue Tansy and German Chamomile: Deep blue-green oils, rich in potent azulene; wonderful for soothing the look of surface redness.
- Chia Seed Oil: The richest botanical source of omega 3; powerful source of ALA, which helps minimize the appearance of lines.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, triclosan, and triclocarban, and contains less than one percent of synthetic fragrances. This product is also vegan, cruelty-free, and gluten-free with recyclable packaging.

What Else You Need to Know: Luna works throughout the night to deliver visibly youthful, luminous, even-toned skin by morning. Trans-Retinol ester reduces the appearance of pores and wrinkles, while visibly improving the signs of premature aging: fine lines, uneven texture, age spots, dryness, and dullness. It's balanced with blue tansy and German chamomile, which helps to soothe the appearance of with surface redness for a calm, even-toned complexion—without the irritation of traditional retinol.

Clinical Results: Proven via in-vivo testing (silicone replicas) and expert visual grading; Luna Sleeping Night Oil is clinically proven to improve skin radiance, fine lines, and smoothness in 4 weeks. After an independent consumer testing panel used Luna Sleeping Night Oil for 4 weeks:
- 100% felt the product absorbed well into the skin
- 96% of women felt their skin looked brighter and more radiant
- 96% of women felt their skin looked healthier and revitalized
- 92% of women felt their skin tone looked more even, calmer, smoother
- 92% would recommend Luna to a family member or friend
- 88% felt their pores looked smaller
- 85% felt their fine lines and wrinkles around the forehead were visibly improved
Size 1 oz/ 30 mL · ITEM 2038057
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$72.00

I love it...Worth the price!...I was pretty in love....The first time I used it was at night and I woke up with amazingly soft glowy skin.
What it is: A lightweight serum with bakuchiol, a plant-derived retinol alternative that offers retinol-like benefits—minus the irritation or sensitivity.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dullness and uneven skin tone, Fine lines and wrinkles, and Loss of firmness and elasticity

Formulation: Serum

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Bakuchiol: Plant-based retinol alternative.
- Hyaluronic Acid: Moisturizes and binds water to the skin.
- Squalane: Hydrates and locks in essential moisture.

Ingredient Callouts: This product is also vegan, cruelty-free, and gluten-free.

What Else You Need to Know: This powerful serum packs the smoothing benefits of retinol without the harsh side effects. It diminishes the look of fine lines and wrinkles, while evening skin tone and reducing visible discoloration. It does not irritate or make skin photosensitive like retinoids—so it can be used during the day.

Clinical Results: Based on an independent clinical study of 33 women, aged 30 to 60, after just 1 week:
- 100% agreed skin visibly improved without flakiness, redness, or irritation
- 100% agreed fine lines appear smoother, wrinkles appear softened, skin appears brighter, and skin elasticity improved

After 4 weeks:
- 20% clinical reduction in appearance of lines and wrinkles
- 48% clinical improvement in skin firmness

Clean at Sephora
When you spot our Clean seal, you can be sure we’ve checked that this brand’s product is made without the ingredients you told us you’d most like to avoid. 

Clean at Sephora™ is formulated without: 
Sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, triclosan, triclocarban. All skincare, hair, and makeup brands with the Clean Seal have less than one percent of synthetic fragrances.
Size 1 oz/ 30 mL · ITEM 2162220
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$85.00

Works so good!...No crazy peeling....I began developing very faint fine lines, and after one use I could see a huge difference....I definitely recommend, and intend to rotate this into my night time routine.
What it is: An advanced-strength retinoid serum that delivers a six-and-a-half percent solution of stabilized retinoid blends and botanical retinol-alternative extracts into the skin.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Fine Lines and Wrinkles, Dark Spots, and Dullness and Uneven Texture

Formulation: Serum

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Retinol Ester: Helps reduce the appearance of wrinkles and lines, and promotes clearer skin without the drawbacks of retinol.
- CoQ10: May improve the appearance of aging or UV-exposed skin for a healthier-looking, balanced complexion.
- Hawaiian White Honey: Pro-skin humectant, rich in phytonutrients.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, and contains less than one percent of synthetic fragrances. This product is also cruelty-free and gluten-free.

What Else You Need to Know: A+ High-Dose Retinoid Serum combines a five percent retinoid ester blend, one percent liposomal-encapsulated retinol blend, and a half percent blue green algae with natural retinoid-alternative activity. This serum fights the signs of aging and improves the look of congested and UV-damaged skin. Encapsulated CoQ10 helps to improve the appearance of aging or damaged skin, while Hawaiian white honey, bisabolol, cactus extract, and ginger balance and soothe the skin for a calmer, more even-toned complexion.

New to retinoids? Start using A+ two nights a week, and then take two nights off. Gradually work your way up to every other night, and then every night.

Clinical Results: In an independent blinded study of 102 women, after 4 weeks:
- 90% of women saw boosted skin radiance
- 90% agreed the product was gentler than other facial retinoid serums used in the past

After 6 weeks:
- 96% of women felt the product was effective in their addressing skin concerns
- 92% of women felt the product was gentle and non-irritating
- 86% of women saw a reduction in the appearance of sun-damaged skin
- 84% of women saw a reduction in the appearance of dark spots
- 82% reported that their skin tone looked more even
- 80% felt that their lines looked smoother
ITEM 2233435
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$88.00

What it is: A power trio of award-winning formulas that work synergistically to create smoother, brighter and more even-looking skin.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Fine Lines and Wrinkles, Dark Spots, and Dullness and Uneven Texture

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Lactic Acid: One of the most hydrating alpha hydroxy acids (AHAs), it exfoliates the surface layers of the skin, revealing a more clarified, fresher smoother, younger-looking complexion; helps fight a build-up of dead skin cells and excess sebum, which can lead to skin bumps, dullness, skin congestion, blackheads, and eventually, acne; and helps diminish the look of discolorations and dark spots.
- Trans Retinol Ester: Supports healthy skin with the power of retinoids, but without the irritation of traditional retinol; helps fight the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines, promote skin elasticity, and stimulate surface exfoliation for clearer, smoother-looking skin.
- THD Ascorbate (Vitamin C): Features superior visible brightening, clarifying, and antioxidant properties; helps fight the first signs of aging caused by stress, lifestyle, sun, and pollution.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, formaldehydes, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, triclosan, and triclocarban, and contains less than one percent of synthetic fragrances. These products are also cruelty-free and gluten-free.

What Else You Need to Know: In use together, this synergistic trio of lactic acid, retinol, and advanced vitamin C (THD ascorbate) instantly transforms skin revealing more radiant, smoother, and brighter-looking skin. Good Genes All-In-One Lactic Acid Treatment is clinically proven to plump the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles in as little as three minutes. Luna works throughout the night to deliver visibly youthful, luminous, even-toned skin in the morning. C.E.O 15% Vitamin C Serum contains the most stable, advanced vitamin C (THD ascorbate) to reduce the appearance of dark spots and discolorations while increasing luminosity.

This Set Contains:
- 0.5 oz/ 15 mL Good Genes All-In-One Lactic Acid Treatment
- 0.25 oz/ 7.5 mL Luna Retinol Sleeping Night Oil
- 0.5 oz/ 15 mL C.E.O. 15% Vitamin C Brightening Serum

Clinical Results: Good Genes was clinically tested and proven to significantly improve the appearance of lines and wrinkles in 3 minutes; results obtained via profilometry analysis:
- 100% of women said their skin looked and felt significantly smoother and more radiant, with visibly reduced lines and wrinkles after application
- 100% of women said this was the most effective skin-plumping product they have ever used and would recommend this product to a friend

Proven via in-vivo testing (silicone replicas) and expert visual grading:
- Luna Sleeping Night Oil is clinically proven to improve skin radiance, fine lines, and smoothness in 4 weeks

After an independent consumer testing panel used Luna Sleeping Night Oil for 4 weeks:
- 100% felt the product absorbed well into the skin
- 96% of women felt their skin looked brighter and more radiant
- 96% of women felt their skin looked healthier and revitalized
- 92% of women felt their skin tone looked more even, calmer, and smoother
- 92% would recommend Luna to a family member or friend
- 88% felt their pores looked smaller
- 85% felt their fine lines and wrinkles around the forehead were visibly improved