r-Retinoate® Day & Night by Medik8. A Youth Activating Cream Day & Night.
r-Retinoate® Day & Night by Medik8. A Youth Activating Cream Day & Night.
r-Retinoate® Day & Night by Medik8. A Youth Activating Cream Day & Night.
r-Retinoate® Day & Night

r-Retinoate® Day & Night

50ml

Youth Activating Cream Day & Night

A luxe multi-step serum featuring retinyl retinoate, a pioneering derivative of vitamin A. r-Retinoate Day & Night interlaces revolutionary science with a sublime formulation, to create a sensorial experience with visible anti-ageing results.

Now upgraded with an enhanced level of vitamin C

KEY BENEFITS
Skin looks clearer, brighter and revitalised; ultimately more youthful. Improvements become even more remarkable over time with continued use.
RESULTS
Improved visible tone, texture and skin radiance. The complexion is left illuminated and gifted with a silken touch.
Key Ingredients
Retinyl Retinoate, Tetrahexyldecyl Ascorbate (Vitamin C), Hyaluronic Acid & Vitamin E
r-Retinoate® Day & Night

A true breakthrough in anti-ageing skincare

8x more powerful than retinol

r-Retinoate visibly reduces fine lines and wrinkles, evens skin tone, and smooths rough skin for a more youthful appearance. Proven to deliver results from just 4 weeks [1].

[1] Pangaea Laboratories, r-Retinoate Day & Night, Medik8 User Trial, 2016

Luxe Multi-Step Serum

r-Retinoate combines vitamin A with tetrahexyldecyl ascorbate, a stabilised, gentle form of vitamin C. Enhancing visible skin luminosity, as well as antioxidant protection, vitamin A and C steps are now intertwined.*

*r-Retinoate Day & Night now features the equivalent level of vitamin C in C-Tetra serum.

Morning Vitamin A

Retinyl retinoate is photostable, meaning it doesn’t break down in sunlight like traditional forms of vitamin A. This means you can use it confidently both morning and night.

*r-Retinoate Day & Night now features the equivalent level of vitamin C in C-Tetra serum.

How to use it

  • Apply a small amount to hand

    For best results, use after a cleanser

  • Blend across face and neck

  • Let it absorb into your skin

    Can be used Day & Night

  • Patch testing

    Patch testing prior to use is advised. Refer to medik8.co/patch for an in-depth guide to patch testing.

Key ingredients

Our ingredient choices—the forms, what we include, and what we don't—are all made based on what you really need.

  • Retinyl Retinoate

    8 times more powerful than retinol [2] and stable both day and night, this non-irritating vitamin A helps to stimulate collagen synthesis and supports the regeneration of skin cells.

    [2] H. Kim, Synthesis and in vitro biological activity of retinyl retinoate, a novel hybrid retinoid derivative, Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry, 2008, 15;16(12), pp 6387-93

  • Hyaluronic Acid

    With a unique ability to attract and retain more than 1,000 times its own weight in water, hyaluronic acid draws moisture from the air into the skin to provide intense hydration.

  • Vitamin E

    A lipid-soluble antioxidant that is naturally present in the skin, vitamin E helps to protect the skin from free radicals and regenerates vitamin C for optimum power.

  • Tetrahexyldecyl Ascorbate

    An exceptional antioxidant, this stabilised form of vitamin C protects the skin from harmful free radicals while helping to stimulate collagen production for a youthful complexion.

What we choose not to include

  • No Artificial Fragrance
  • No Synthetic Colours
  • No Phthalates
  • Paraben Free
  • Vegan Friendly
  • Alcohol Free
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Hear from the experts

“All ingredients are skillfully mixed in our UK labs. To ensure continued pre-manufacture freshness of our exclusive active ingredient, retinyl retinoate, is blended precisely into the finished formula creating a powerful yet beautifully elegant cream-serum: maximising anti-ageing results in every single bottle.”

Daniel Isaacs
Director of Research

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Professional treatments

  • Boost the results of r-Retinoate

    Get a detailed skin consultation and experience one of our relaxing anti-ageing facial treatments.

  • Rewind Professional Skin Peel

    A targeted peel that helps to promote collagen production to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. It fades away imperfections, leaving the skin visibly smoothed and rejuvenated.

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