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Product summary

Judging from the ingredient list, "facetheory. Com - Retin-C Vitamin Scar Treatment Oil O9" works well for improving skin hydration

Ingredient callouts

  • this moisturizer includes a form of retinoids (vitamin A) - retinyl palmitate 2.20% - 3.30%, but this type of vitamin A is not very effective. It could in theory help with fine lines and wrinkles, but the effect is most likely minimal.

Irritation risk

This formulation includes some common irritants, including ingredients that do not provide a benefit for the skin. We assess the overall irritancy of this moisturizer to be high. For a detailed overview of all potential irritants: click here

You can see the detailed formula review with the breakdown of all actives in the product and the full ingredient list with estimated concentrations in the tables below.


The product retails from 17.99£ up to 19.49£ in the United Kingdom.

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