The Ordinary Granactive Retinoid 2% EmulsionGranactive Retinoid 2% Emulsion

The Ordinary The Ordinary Granactive Retinoid 2% Emulsion anti-aging vitamin A serum
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The Ordinary Granactive Retinoid 2% Emulsion

Regimen Step 2: Treat

Next-generation retinol-alternative technologies to address signs of aging.
12.10 USD

Targets Signs of Aging, Textural Irregularities, Uneven Skin Tone

Suited to All Skin Types

Format Emulsion

Key ingredients
Hydroxypinacolone Retinoate, Retinol, Tasmannia Lanceolata Fruit/Leaf Extract
12.10 USD
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ph
5.00 - 6.00
water-free
No
alcohol-free
Yes
oil-free
Yes
silicone-free
Yes
vegan
Yes
gluten-free
Yes
cruelty-free
Yes

Overview

Description

In your regimen

  • Prep
  • Step 2: Treat
  • Seal

Use after cleansing and water-based serums, before oils, suspensions or creams.

About

Granactive Retinoid 2% Emulsion is a creamy serum that targets visible signs of aging through a highly-advanced retinoid active, one of the best all-around ingredients for skin. This next-generation retinoid improves the appearance of fine and dynamic lines that arise from a loss of collagen and elastin, while evening skin texture and tone. What’s more, this advanced ingredient is not only proven to deliver comparable visible results to retinol; it’s less likely to cause irritation.

Granactive Retinoid™ is a trademark of Grant Industries. Neither DECIEM nor The Ordinary is affiliated with Grant Industries.

Note: Once opened, this formula should be refrigerated and used within a three-month period.

Caution: Retinoids can make the skin more sensitive to UV radiation. Sun protection is particularly important when using retinoids. This product must not be used in conjunction with other retinoids including retinol or retinoic acid. This product is not a treatment for acne.

Note: When pregnant or breastfeeding, it is recommended to avoid any skincare products containing retinoids such as formulations with Granactive Retinoid or Retinol.

How to use

Product Directions
  • Shake well before use.
  • Apply a few drops to the face in the evening. 
  • Do not use with other retinoid products. 
  • Use sun protection during the day. 
  • Refrigerate after opening. 
  • If irritation occurs, rinse off, cease use, and consult a physician. 
  • Use only as directed on unbroken skin. 
  • Patch testing prior to use is advised. 
  • Keep out of reach of children.

Always patch test before use.

View Customer disposal instructions.

When to use

Use in PM

Good for

3 months after opening.

How to build a skin regimen

Step 1: Prep 3

Cleanse the skin and prepare it to receive active ingredients.

Step 2: Treat 8

Address specific skin concerns using targeted formulas. Always check each product's Usage Details to ensure products are compatible in the same routine.

Step 3: Seal 3

Lock in benefits and support the skin barrier.

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