COSRX The Retinol 0.5 Oil


The COSRX Retinol 0.5 Oil is a highly concentrated oil that contains no purified water or retinol derivatives. Formulated using 0.5% stabilised, pure retinol for powerful anti-ageing care. This oil helps improve the appearance of fine lines, creases, and wrinkles, enhance skin elasticity, nourish skin as well as fight acne and breakouts.

For intermediate-level retinol users looking for a highly concentrated, youth booster.

Cruelty free

Suitable for all skin types.

Size: 20ml

  • Pure retinol (Vitamin A) helps visibly reduces wrinkles and fine lines, firms skin, reduces the look of pores and promotes even tone and texture.It instantly brightens skin tone by targeting discoloration, dark spots and pigmentation. It stimulates cellular turnover and collagen synthesis to combat visible signs of ageing.
  •  Plant-derived Squalane moisturises the skin and protects the skin barrier.

  • Tocotrienol (Super Vitamin E) reduces visible signs of ageing and skin damage.

Squalane, Glycine Soja (Soybean) Oil, Di-C12-13 Alkyl Malate, Retinol(0.5%), Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, BHT, Tocotrienols, Tocopherol, Elaeis Guineensis (Palm) Oil, Hydroxymethoxyphenyl Decanone

Made in Korea. 

Please note that ingredients are subject to change as products are being enhanced and innovated all the time. Please refer to the product packaging for the most complete and accurate information.

During evening care, apply 1 to 2 drops to hand and tap with fingertips from inside out, let absorb. 

*Limit initial use to three times per week; gradually increase frequency to every other night, use as tolerated.

*Stop using it if the irritation becomes severe and intolerable.

‘Adaptation period’ when using retinol 

WEEK 1~2 

- Frequency : use only 2~3 times a week at night 

- How to Use : After cleansing, at or after the moisturiser step, apply 1-2 drops to areas of concern. e.g. under eyes, mouth, forehead and neck

/Week 3~

- Frequency : may apply every other day at night

- How to use : After cleansing ,at or after the moisturiser step, spread over the entire face.

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