by Wendy Rodewald, Daily Makeover
"Anyone who is serious about anti-aging should be using a retinol regularly," says Dr. Dennis Gross, NYC dermatologist and founder of the product line Dr. Dennis Gross Skincare, who explains this ingredient will "leave skin looking brighter, younger, and more alive" (sounds good to us!). This over-the-counter cousin to prescription forms of vitamin A (like those found in Retin-A and Renova) works by helping skin shed faster and speeding up its renewal cycle.
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According to Dr. Gross (and almost every other derm we've ever consulted), "Retinol works dramatically well, which is why there are so many retinol products out on the market right now." To help you find the best one for your skin, we've narrowed down a few retinol-based products targeted toward specific concerns.
For Sensitive Skin
StriVectin-AR Advanced Retinol Night Treatment ($109, available January 2013 at strivectin.com)