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Like no other acne or anti-aging treatment you have tried before, SkinCeuticals Retexturing Activator is a unique breakthrough in skin care. It combines the effects of a powerful exfoliating treatment with a hydrating treatment for skin that is super smooth and soft, without irritation or redness. It uses a patent-pending 25% concentration of a paradoxal compound that reinforces the skin's barrier, while promoting the most efficient cellular renewal process, eliminating dulling dead skin cells without harming the skin or causing dryness. Its oil-free base makes is ideal for all skin types.
Who is this for?
Ideal for those of all skin types, especially aging, dehydrated, sensitive and acne-prone, who want clearer, smoother and brighter skin without irritation.
Apply a thin layer to clean skin. Follow with moisturizer.
25% hydroxyethyl urea/aminosulfonic acid compound normalizes epidermal renewal to resurface the skin, encourages new cell migration to the skin's surface, replenishes moisture levels, and reinforces the skin's barrier.Kombuchka improves overall skin quality by enhancing skin smoothness, radiance, and clarity, and has an antioxidant effect.Hyaluronic acid is a natural humectant that is capable of retaining 1,000 times its own weight in water, making it an effective moisturizer.
Aqua/Water/Eau, Hydroxyethyl Urea, Hydroxyethylpiperazine Ethane Sulfonic Acid, Pentylene Glycol, Saccharomyces/Xylinum/Black Tea Ferment, Glycerin, Sodium Hyaluronate, Methylparaben, Phenoxyethanol, D35920/4.
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I started using this retexturizing activator recently, replacing the B5 gel in my daily routine. I use it twice a day, in the morning after the CE Ferulic, and at night time after cleaning my face. It gently exfoliates during days and hydrates the skin, too. So far, so good.
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I love this product and have noticed a difference in my skin texture.
Thu Oct 13 04:46:19 BST 2016 by
I generally have oily skin, but I use this product in the morning and alternate at night with the B5 gel. My skin is noticeably smoother and the skin tone is more even. I am almost 40 and just use a tinted sunscreen as my foundation thanks to the skinceuticals line.
Tue Sep 06 18:44:55 BST 2016 by
I love what this product does for my skin. I am often told I look much younger than my age, and I think this product has contributed to my young looking skin. Feels good when I put it on, also!
Sat Aug 27 01:57:03 BST 2016 by
I've been using this product for many years and love it- gentle on my sensitive skin, makes my face look rosy and glowing, exfoliates and hydrates at the same time and it's easy to apply. All my products are Skinceuticals and I'm very happy with the results.
Mon Jul 18 22:35:40 BST 2016 by
When used regulalry it does wonders to help my complexion!
Fri Jun 24 03:11:29 BST 2016 by
The product works wonderfully and leaves my skin feeling so smooth. The best part is that a little goes a long way. Too much applied will leave skin feeling greasy.
Tue Jun 21 18:34:54 BST 2016 by
I was disappointed with this product. Didn't notice any difference in my skin with it in my regimen. I use other SkinCeuticals products that work much better for me.
Tue May 10 04:29:55 BST 2016 by
Really can see a big difference in my texture. I love this product!
Fri Apr 22 06:54:51 BST 2016 by
I received a sample. I am using it in the morning after vitamin C. It goes on smoothly. No irritation. Moisturizer after Activator. I use retinol every other night . No problem with the combination.
Wed Apr 06 18:41:25 BST 2016 by
I've been using this for years and I love it! I only use SkinCeuticals and have been on Retin-A for a decade. This product smoothes my skin, gives it a healthy color and glow and does not irritate my super sensitive skin. I apply after C serum; in the winter, I use Metacell Renewal as AM moisturizer but in the warmer months I switch to Advanced Pigment Corrector for my Melasma. Even with a strong exfoliating agent the Retexturing Activator keeps my skin hydrated so I don't need a moisturizer. Great product!
Wed Mar 30 19:08:20 BST 2016 by
For over 10yrs this product has kept acne and dark spots in check, kept moisture in and made my face look rosy checked and healthy. Will not go a day without it!
Wed Mar 09 19:31:44 GMT 2016 by
Just started using it so I am not sure yet how effective it is, but it has definitely not irritated my skin and I use it in conjunction with retin a.
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Fri Nov 13 06:37:13 GMT 2015 by
Is the 1st time in 15 years that a Skinceuticals product irritates my skin. After 2 months of applying it only once a day I had to stop using it. Each and every time I used it, my skin felt a burning sting, In addition, it gave my face an extremely glossy look; so much that if I didn't apply makeup people always told me "you are sweating". It made my skin smoother and helped even my skin tone but for me it was not worth the pain I felt when the Activator touched my skin.
Tue Oct 13 23:09:10 BST 2015 by
After I started using retinol, I noticed that my skin was becoming excessively dry, scaly, red and itchy. My normal moisturizer wasn't cutting it anymore. So I bought this product, and used it in combination with the B5 gel and the Emollience moisturizer. I will forever use these products, within a few uses, I noticed a substantial difference in my skin texture. After a few weeks, my skin is back to being hydrated and not red and scaly! I will continue to purchase this product!
Thu Sep 24 01:32:10 BST 2015 by
Have been using it for years. Makes my skin softer and smoother. I have very sensitive skin but so far my skin doesn't have sensitive reaction to this product.
Wed Aug 12 10:03:52 BST 2015 by
Great serum, been using it for 2 weeks and my skin feels softer and smoother than before. Will continue to purchase.
Wed Jul 22 08:11:58 BST 2015 by
Makes my skin feel awesome....
Fri Jul 10 03:16:52 BST 2015 by
Just use it every night for 3 days, need time to see.
Thu Jun 11 12:43:37 BST 2015 by
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