Retinoids are a family of vitamin A and its derivatives that help speed cell turnover and boost collagen, which is why they’re commonly used to help improve skin texture, even out hyperpigmentation, and minimize the appearance of fine lines.
I’ve been using Peter Thomas Roth Professional 3% Retinoid Plus for seven months, but I noticed a difference in my skin the very next morning after my first use.
The high 3% percent of retinoid works with caffeine to penetrate deep into my pores for immediate results, and it also soothed and nourished my dry patches so I didn’t need to add a heavy moisturizer on top to overcompensate.
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Like any good beauty junkie whom the skin-care gods did not bless with baby-soft skin and air-tight pores, I’ve dropped thousands of dollars on facials, masks, peels, and elixirs that promise to firm, tone, brighten, and more.
I suffered from about a decade of confidence-crippling acne when I was a teen and well into my 20s. But once I finally nailed an intricate routine that cleared it up, I was left with PTSD manifested in the form of blotchy scarring and discoloration, and the cycle of reading product reviews from Sephora and my favorite beauty bloggers started again.
I had almost given up hope on even being able to walk out of my apartment without makeup until I picked up a bottle of Peter Thomas Roth Professional 3% Retinoid Plus after seeing its 4.6-star review on Sephora (from nearly 175 customers).
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