1Algenist Retinol Firming and Lifting Serum, $98
Retinol paired with the company’s patented algae extract, an ingredient shown to reduce hyperpigmentation.
2Arcona PM Acne Lotion, $52
Tried-and-true retinol, lactic and salicylic acids, and tea tree extract clean out pores and reduce pimples.
3Goldfaden MD Wake Up Call, $80
A super-packed anti-aging treatment of retinol, CoQ10, red tea and alpha lipoic acid.
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4Neutrogena Rapid Wrinkle Repair Night Moisturizer, $21
In addition to retinol, this nourishing cream contains hyaluronic acid to moisturize and replenish skin.
5Exuviance OptiLight Tone Corrector, $62
Vitamin C and retinol together help fade brown spots and uneven patches.
6Roc Retinol Correxion Deep Wrinkle Night Cream, $23
This bedtime cream mixes retinol with a mineral complex including copper, magnesium and zinc to rejuvenate skin.
7Roc Retinol Correxion Deep Wrinkle Night Cream, $23
The potent retinol in this cream is combined with the antioxidant vitamin E.
8Amarté Eyeconic Eye Cream, $51
At 3.8 percent retinol, the company claims to have the highest OTC concentration on the market. Plant oils protect against potential irritation.
9SkinMedica Tri-Retinol Complex, $55
Includes three forms of Vitamin A in a sustained-release formulation that slowly delivers active ingredients all night while you sleep.
10Strivectin-AR Advanced Retinol Eye Treatment, $75
Great for emerging crow’s feet, this product contains the vitamin niacin, which research shows helps retinol convert to its most effective form in the skin.
11Revision Skincare Retinol Eye Repair, $66
With antioxidants from green tea and olive oil derivatives, this eye treatment repairs and moisturizes the delicate eye area.