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What Exactly Is Retinol, Anyway?

Retinol is highly recommended by dermatologists and one of the most popular skin care ingredients on the market. But why is it good for your skin?

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Retinol is one of the beauty industry's most coveted ingredients. It's infused into everything from eye creams to serums to oils. Research has shown that retinol helps to increase the production of elastin and collagen while minimizing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, thus making it a beauty industry darling.

A recent study from researchers in Poland found that after applying a retinol serum once a day for 12 weeks, study participants saw a decrease in hyperpigmentation, unevenness, and wrinkles gradually over the course of treatment.

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