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Dermadoctor Poetry in Lotion Intensive 1%25 Retinol

Dermadoctor

Poetry in Lotion Intensive 1% Retinol

Item #: 2204192 Size: 1.0 oz

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Let your skin be your muse as retinol helps make your complexion appear more vibrant, youthful and fabulous. This patent-pending formulation contains 1% microencapsulated retinol blended with a calming and hydrating complex to help you fall in love with retinol all over again. Dermatologist tested & approved, allergy tested, hypoallergenic, non irritating, non comedogenic, fragrance free, dye free, no animal testing. Patent pending. Formulated & filled in the U.S.A.

Retinol 1% is well versed in helping improve the appearance of:
  • Fine lines
  • Wrinkles
  • Age spots
  • Skin discoloration
  • RIPT (patch testing) study performed upon 53 volunteers both male and female, ages 18-59 found no evidence of sensitization (redness, dryness or irritation) during the study.
High potency product. Apply sparingly. Limit initial use to no more than every other night. Increase to nightly use as tolerated. Wait 20 minutes after washing to apply a pea-sized amount to clean, dry skin at bedtime. Avoid simultaneous application of other topical treatments/moisturizers in order to reduce the risk of dryness or irritation of the skin.

Precautions: For external use only. Do not get into eyes. Keep out of reach of children.

Sunburn Alert: This product contains Retinol that may increase your skin's sensitivity to the sun and particularly the possibility of sunburn. Use a broad spectrum SPF 30 sunscreen, and limit sun exposure while using this product and for a week afterwards. Do not use if pregnant or nursing.
Aqua (water), Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Cyclopentasiloxane, Glycerin, Allyl Methacrylates Crosspolymer, Glyceryl Stearate, Stearic Acid, Carthamus Tinctorius (Safflower) Seed Oil, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Butter, Polysorbate 60, Stearyl Alcohol, Retinol, Cyclohexasiloxane, Sorbitol, Sodium Hyaluronate, Polysorbate 20, Dimethicone, Dimethicone/Vinyl Dimethicone Crosspolymer, Glyceryl Acrylate/ Acrylic Acid Copolymer, Butylene Glycol, Boswellia Serrata Extract, Carbomer, Dipotassium Glycyrrhizate, Triethanolamine, Bisabolol, Chamomilla Recutita (Matricaria) Flower Extract, Centella Asiatica Extract, Evodia Rutaecarpa Fruit Extract, Glycyrrhiza Glabra (Licorice) Root Extract, Hypericum Perforatum (St. John¿s Wort) Flower/Leaf/Stem Extract, Leontopodium Alpinum (Edelweiss) Extract, Malva Sylvestris (Mallow) Flower Extract, Plantago Lanceolata Leaf Extract, Salvia Officinalis (Sage) Leaf Extract, Sambucus Nigra (Elderberry) Flower Extract, Spiraea Ulmaria (Meadowsweet) Flower Extract, Cucumis Sativus (Cucumber) Fruit Extract, Panax Ginseng Root Extract, Avena Sativa (Oat) Kernel Extract, Curcuma Longa (Turmeric) Root Extract, Beta-Glucan, Caffeine, PEG-40 Hydrogenated Castor Oil, PEG-60 Almond Glycerides, Phytosphingosine, Propylene Glycol, Nordihydroguaiaretic Acid, Oleanolic Acid, Ceramide 2, Arginine, Leucine, Lysine, Taurine, Tyrosine, Valine, Phenoxyethanol, Caprylyl Glycol, Ethylhexylglycerin, BHT, Hexylene Glycol.

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DermadoctorPoetry in Lotion Intensive 1% Retinol
 
3.9

(based on 37 reviews)

76%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (15)
  • Noticeable results (12)
  • Evens out skin tone (11)
  • Improves skin texture (11)
  • Minimizes wrinkles (11)

Cons

  • Irritates skin (5)
  • Dries out skin (3)

Best Uses

  • Fine lines (11)
  • Sun damage (10)
  • Bedtime (9)
  • Deep wrinkles (8)
  • Oily/combination skin (8)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Brand buyer (13), Budget shopper (11), Beauty conscious (4)

Reviewed by 37 customers

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5.0

I will continue to buy this product.

By Steph

from Illinois

About Me Beauty Conscious

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Lightweight
  • Non-Greasy
  • Soothes Skin

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Enlarged Pores
    • Fine Lines/Wrinkles
    • Redness/ Blotchiness

    Comments about Dermadoctor Poetry in Lotion Intensive 1% Retinol:

    This product is very effective in calming the skin. Was using a more expensive product and then tried this and found that I liked it better .

    • Skin Type:
    • Oily
    • Age:
    • 60+
     
    5.0

    Works as advertised

    By Diane

    from Tequesta, FL

    About Me Beauty Conscious

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Lightweight
    • Non-Greasy
    • Softens Skin

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Fine Lines/Wrinkles

      Comments about Dermadoctor Poetry in Lotion Intensive 1% Retinol:

      I have used other 1% retinol products and they make my skin peel. I tried Dermadoctor and don't have as much peeling. I use it every other night.

      • Skin Type:
      • Combination
      • Age:
      • 60+
       
      3.0

      Its good but I prefer Peter Thomas Roth RETINOL FUSION PM™

      By Debra1968

      from Niagara Falls, NY

      About Me Beauty Conscious

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Lightweight

      Cons

      • Irritates Skin

      Best Uses

      • Uneven Skin Tone

      Comments about Dermadoctor Poetry in Lotion Intensive 1% Retinol:

      I bought this one because my store was out of the Peter Thomas Roth RETINOL FUSION PM™.
      Follow the instructions because you will need to use a moisturizer. I have very oily skin and it can tolerate retinol but Poetry in Lotion Intensive 1% Retinol made my skin flakey. I use it every other night.

      Once I'm done with Poetry in Lotion Intensive 1% Retinol, I'm going back to Peter Thoms Roth.

      • Skin Type:
      • Oily
      • Age:
      • 45-59
       
      5.0

      I love my younger-looking skin!

      By happygran

      from utah

      About Me Beauty Conscious

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Lightweight
      • Moisturizes
      • Non-Greasy
      • Smells Great
      • Softens Skin

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Daily Use
        • Enlarged Pores
        • Fine Lines/Wrinkles
        • Redness/ Blotchiness
        • Sensitive Skin
        • Uneven Skin Tone

        Comments about Dermadoctor Poetry in Lotion Intensive 1% Retinol:

        This is a product I use daily and have seen great results in reduction of fine lines and smaller pours, as well as lightening of dark spots. It doesn't irritate my skin like other retinol products can.

        • Skin Type:
        • Combination
        • Age:
        • 45-59
         
        5.0

        One of my Favorites

        By happygran

        from utah

        About Me Brand Buyer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Absorbs Quickly
        • Goes On Smoothly
        • Long Lasting
        • Not Greasy
        • Softens Skin

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Bedtime

          Comments about Dermadoctor Poetry in Lotion Intensive 1% Retinol:

          I often get told I look younger than I am after using this product.

           
          5.0

          Be careful of where you place the cream

          By Nancy B

          from Las Vegas, NV

          About Me Brand Buyer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Absorbs Quickly
          • Goes On Smoothly
          • Softens Skin

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Bedtime

            Comments about Dermadoctor Poetry in Lotion Intensive 1% Retinol:

            I have noticed a difference in the fine lines and wrinkles. However, I did put it on under my eyes and the skin looked like it was chapped and swollen. I had to wait about 4 days for it to clear up back to normal. I would suggest not putting it to close to the skin under the eye but I still use it very sparingly and since have had no problems.

             
            5.0

            Impressed!

            By Corporate Mom

            from Portland, OR

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Goes On Smoothly
            • Not Greasy
            • Works On Fine Lines

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Bedtime

              Comments about Dermadoctor Poetry in Lotion Intensive 1% Retinol:

              Seems to work well on fine lines and wrinkles. I am impressed with the results after 2 weeks

               
              5.0

              It works great

              By Shadow

              from Fort Myers,Florida

              About Me Budget Buyer

              Verified Buyer

              Comments about Dermadoctor Poetry in Lotion Intensive 1% Retinol:

              I use this product faithfully.
              Strongest retinol without prescription.
              Can not find anything that is wrong with this product. Price is well worth it to me. I see
              Great results.

              (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              works

              By sharonFL43

              from Sunny, Florida

              About Me Brand Buyer

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Absorbs Quickly

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Bedtime

                Comments about Dermadoctor Poetry in Lotion Intensive 1% Retinol:

                I have used this for 2 years and everyone thinks I am younger then I am. I look at pictures from 2 years ago and I can see a change in my depth of wrinkles and all fine lines are gone. When I get a new bottle the 1st couple times it burns but after the fourth day the burning is gone.

                (2 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                1.0

                Derma doctor product

                By mwelchhall

                from albuquerque nm

                About Me Brand Buyer

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • None for me

                Cons

                • Tremendous Irritation

                Best Uses

                • Bedtime
                • Under foundation

                Comments about Dermadoctor Poetry in Lotion Intensive 1% Retinol:

                Tremendous irritation all purchases used
                from this line...made 2 attempts 10 days apart...same results...sent email to Ulta, recv'd no response. I was only able to return one item that was unopened. I will not be making any future purchases from Ulta

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                • Q:

                  can I use this product in conjunction with the dermadoctor ain't misbehavin cleanser since the cleanser already has aha/bha in it?
                  Asked on 1/14/2015 by marilyn from US

                  2 answers

                  • Staff Expert

                    A:

                    You can certainly use Poetry in Lotion in conjunction with Ain't Misbehavin' Medicated AHA/BHA Acne Cleanser; for best results, limit initial use to no more than every other night as your skin's tolerance adjusts. Only a pea-size amount is needed. Wait 20 minutes after cleansing to apply to completely bare, dry skin at bedtime. Avoid simultaneous application of other topical treatments/moisturizers in order to reduce the risk of dryness or irritation of the skin. Be sure to wear broad spectrum SPF 30 or more during the daytime, as use of retinol and glycolic acid can make your skin more susceptible to sun damage. We hope this helps!

                    Answered on 1/21/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                  • Staff Expert

                    A:

                    You can certainly use Poetry in Lotion in conjunction with Ain't Misbehavin' Medicated AHA/BHA Acne Cleanser; for best results, limit initial use to no more than every other night as your skin's tolerance adjusts. Only a pea-size amount is needed. Wait 20 minutes after cleansing to apply to completely bare, dry skin at bedtime. Avoid simultaneous application of other topical treatments/moisturizers in order to reduce the risk of dryness or irritation of the skin. Be sure to wear broad spectrum SPF 30 or more during the daytime, as use of retinol and glycolic acid can make your skin more susceptible to sun damage. We hope this helps!

                    Answered on 1/21/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                • Q:

                  can I use this product around my eyes ?? and how often ?
                  Asked on 11/6/2014 by Norma from Oregon/Hawaii

                  1 answer

                  • Staff Expert

                    A:

                    We recommend avoiding the eye area to prevent irritation. This product is safe for use on the face; apply sparingly. Limit initial use to no more than every other night. Gradually increase frequency of use to every night as tolerated.

                    Answered on 11/10/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
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