Gentle “Retinol” Vitamin A Oil Serum - Granactive Retinoid


"Next generation Retinol" (Granactive Retinoid) serum / oil. Nutrient rich lipids from luxurious fruit oils help clients experience the benefits of Retinol and Vitamin A with less irritation potential. They also promote soft, supple, healthy looking skin.

We use Avocado Oil as dermatologists recommended pairing it with retinoids -- fat-soluble content may help promote retinoid absorption and reduce irritation.

For plumper, smoother, more radiant looking skin and reduced appearance of wrinkles.

  • Supports natural collagen and natural elasticity.

  • Continued use promotes a look of renewal, plumpness, and firmness.

  • For a more youthful appearance, healthy looking complexion and glow.

  • Lovely coconut scent from fruit extract


1% Granactive Retinoid (aka HPR Hydroxypinacolone Retinoate) - innovative “novel retinoid”. Source of Vitamin A.

  • Bioavailable Retinoic Acid Ester that may deliver the benefits of retinol without the potential irritation.

  • Considered one of the most bio-available, non-prescription forms of Vitamin-A. Stable.

  • Supports natural collagen. Continued use promotes turnover and renewal, plumpness, firmness, and elasticity.

  • Reduces the appearance of lines and wrinkles.

Avocado Oil - helps plump look of fine lines, maintain hydration, and protect skin. Source of replenishing fatty acids, anti-aging antioxidants, vitamins A, B, D, E.

Passionfruit (aka Maracuja) Oil – softens, soothes, and may help restore flexibile look to the skin and support a healthy skin barrier.

Camellia Tea Seed Oil (aka Tsubaki) – moisturizing, nourishing beauty secret of geishas. One of the greatest sources of antioxidants – contains more than almost any other plant oil. Source of omegas, vitamins A, B, E, and D.  Helps lock in moisture.

Sweet Cherry Oil – promotes suppleness. Rich in vitamin A. Source of omega-9 fatty acids.

Blackberry Oil – source of Vitamins C and E.

Coconut Fruit Extract  – promotes moisturized, soft, smooth skin.

Grapefruit Oil – softens and can improve skin elasticity.


Directions: Apply to cleansed skin in the evening. Always use a sunscreen in the morning.

For very sensitive skin, start by using once or twice a week, gradually increasing to every other night, and then every night, as tolerated.

Warning: Never apply to skin that is red, peeling or irritated.

Can be used as a face oil, oil serum, or booster for your favorite serum or moisturizer (cocktail a few drops together in your hand). 

Scent: Coconut.

Feel: thin and viscous, initial oily feel, dries to a soft silky feel with a refreshing tropical coconut smell.

Skin types: All skin types.

Time of day: Evening.


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Vegan. Cruelty Free. Clinical. Clean*

Formulated without parabens, phthalates, sulfates, PEGs, mineral oils, drying alcohols, formaldehyde, artificial fragrance or dyes, silicones, and more. We aim for an EWG score of 1.

*Our definition of "Clean" use the Credo standard.

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