A 313 Retinol Cream

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What is it?   
An exfoliating cream with retinyl propionate, this ester of vitamin A penetrates the skin better then retinol the alcohol form of vitamin A. The ester form of vitamin A contained in A 313 cream acts on the skin just a step below retinol creams.
  • Featured in 'The Goop' blog by Gwyneth Paltrow as France's skincare secret to flawless skin, it is on of tiktok best.
  • Triggers skin resurfacing: dead cells, pigmented cells are exfoliated as a result your skin is baby soft and lighter.
  • Deep pore exfoliation by pushing up and out the cells that clog your pores and result in acne;
  • Milia reduction as they are pushed out to the surface.
  • Fresh new skin cells that help plump lines making them less visible.
  • A313 triggers skin renewal without the irritations and dryness experienced with the acid form of Vitamin A


    The cream is thick and white.
    When applied on the skin it feels like Vaseline and can be stingy on sensitive skin.

    Make sure you face is totally dry as Vitamin A will react with water and cause irritation.
    Use a very small amount at night. Start every other night for the first 8 days then every night.
    Do not apply too close to the eyes as the cream will naturally migrate. Try not to mix it with moisturizer or put any moisturizer on top.
    Do not use during the day as Vitamin A is sun-sensitive.
    It is normal to feel a tingly sensation for 15 minutes after applying the cream.
    As A313 helps produce healthy new skin cells, after 1 month your skin will feel baby soft.

    Contains Vitamin A in the active form of retinol propionate - this specific ester penetrates deeply into the skin and triggers skin and pore exfoliation.
    200,000 iu of vitamin A converts to about .06 grams and there is 50 grams of substance total in this tube of which .06 of it is pure vitamin A. Mathematically it is about 0.12% retinol.
    PPG 4000, PEG 400, polysorbate 80, retinol acetate, retinol propionate, retinol palmitate.

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