“Will retinoids really thin my skin?”

Skin-Care mythbusting!

West Coast Theraputic Clinical Skin Care

Actually, the reverse is true. Skin can become thin due to the lack of vitamin A because it helps to create new, healthy and normal skin cells. Retinoid (a topical form of Vitamin A) in various forms is arguably the most effective skin care ingredient. It is one of the few—if not the only—ingredient that is backed by more than 50 years of objective, scientific research supporting its efficacy.