Frequently asked questions
Here you will find answers to the most frequently asked questions.
Retinol is a form of vitamin A. It works by binding to receptors in the skin, stimulating cell renewal and acting as an antioxidant. As a result, retinol can improve the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines, increase collagen production and refine skin texture. It can also help reduce the appearance of hyperpigmentation and acne. Retinol is one of the most researched and effective Anti Aging substances for skin care.
Our Retinol Serum can be used daily in the evening. We recommend that beginners start with an application of two to three times a week and gradually increase the frequency. If skin irritation is absent, the serum can be used daily without hesitation.
Apply daily in the evening about 1-2 drops or more as needed to cleansed and dry skin. Allow the Serum to absorb well. It is important to apply the Retinol Serum in the evening, as it can make the skin more sensitive to light and the effectiveness of retinol can be impaired by sun exposure. Avoid the eye area and lips. During the day, use a sunscreen with a minimum factor of SPF 30 (recommended SPF 50).
Yes, the Retinol Serum can usually be combined well with other skin care products that do not contain retinol. However, it is important to pay attention to the compatibility of the individual products and to introduce them gradually into your routine.
Certain side effects may occur when using retinol, such as temporary redness, dryness and irritation of the skin. These side effects may occur especially when the skin is not yet accustomed to the retinol.
Yes, the Retinol Serum can basically be suitable for all skin types. However, it is important to consider the individual skin tolerance. For very sensitive skin, it is advisable to test a small amount on a part of the skin (patch test) to observe the skin reaction.
The results can vary individually. At least four, but usually six to eight weeks until visible results can be achieved. However, it may take longer for visible results to become apparent, especially for beginners who start with a lower application frequency.
Continuous and regular use is important to achieve long-term improvements.
Yes, the Retinol Serum is vegan. It contains no animal ingredients because we care about the welfare of animals.
Yes, the ingredients in our Retinol Serum are non-animal tested. We do not test on animals and place great importance on developing our products without the use of animal testing.
Our Retinol Serum is particularly skin-friendly thanks to the fermentation of the ingredients and the liposomal production, which makes it suitable for sensitive skin. However, we recommend performing a patch test before use to ensure that your skin reacts well to the product.
Only a natural fragrance from the aloe vera plant is used. Our Retinol Serum does not contain any synthetic fragrance.
It is advisable to avoid using Retinol Serum and other products containing retinol (vitamin A) during pregnancy or breastfeeding.
To maintain the effectiveness of the Retinol Serum, we recommend storing it in a cool, dry and dark place, away from direct sunlight. Be sure to keep the container tightly closed.
Yes, this Retinol Serum contains additional moisturisers such as hyaluronic acid, glycerin and niacinamide. These ingredients help to hydrate the skin, improve moisture levels and promote a smoother and suppler appearance.
It is important to apply the Retinol Serum in the evening as it can make the skin more sensitive to light and the effectiveness of retinol can be affected by sun exposure. During the day, use a sunscreen with a minimum factor of SPF 30 (recommended SPF 50).
Yes, you should be careful when using the Retinol Serum around the eyes. Avoid direct contact with the eyes. In case of contact with the eyes, immediately rinse thoroughly with clear water.