Retinol (Vitamin A)
Retinol : More than it meets the Eye
Vitamins are the essential nutrients for our body along with proteins, carbohydrates and many others. These vitamins have an important role to play for our skin health as well. There are many vitamins that keep our skin and body healthy like Vitamin D, B, C, K, E, and Vitamin A.
Though, one derivative of Vitamin A is Retinol which is known for its use in different anti-aging products.
What is Retinol?
Retinol is a derivative of Vitamin A that works to remove older cells and make space for the newer ones to take the place of the older ones. The chemical formula of Retinol is C20H30O and it is found in different fruits and vegetables like Mango and Cantaloupe. Other food sources include fish and dairy products.
Retinol is also available as a dietary supplement and given to those who have vitamin A deficiency. Apart from that, it also available in the form of cream, serum, and lotion for topical use.
Why is Retinol good for your skin?
Retinol is extremely effective in promoting collagen production in our skin, it is an efficient anti-aging compound that reduces fine lines and wrinkles by plumping our skin up and gives a soft and supple skin texture.
It also protects the collagen protein chains from breaking down and increase the thickness of the inner layers of our skin effectively smoothening out the fine lines and wrinkles.
Retinol reduces destroy the older dying cells so that newer cells get enough space. As a part of this process, it also removes older, darker skin cells responsible for creating dark spots on our faces. It also inhibits the melanin activity giving a brighter, even skin tone.
Bee Elite Essentials Ageless Series has combined retinol with different nature-inspired and powerful anti-aging ingredients to bring an anti-aging skincare range that gives super-fast results.
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