Retinol is one of my favorite skin-care ingredients. It's an ingredient that can do it all, whether it's diminishing dark spots, treating and preventing acne, or handling anti-aging concerns. As someone who deals with two of those three issues, retinol is a must in my skin-care routine. Dark spots and acne have always been an issue for me, so I'm always on the hunt for effective treatments and products that work for me and my reactive skin. As a long-time user and fan of the bestselling Dr. Dennis Gross Alpha Beta Universal Daily Peel , the newer Dr. Dennis Gross Advanced Retinol + Ferulic Overnight Texture Renewal Peel caught my attention. The treatment aims to face dark spots, reduce the appearance of fine lines, and smooth out uneven texture. It was exactly what I needed.
I put the Dr. Dennis Gross Advanced Retinol + Ferulic Overnight Texture Renewal Peel pads to the test for two weeks, and I was pleasantly surprised at how gentle the process was and the results it produced. I used four of these pads spaced out evenly between 14 days, and it gave my skin an instant glow while gradually evening out my skin tone and texture. It's a great way to supplement your skin-care routine, especially if your skin needs a boost in treating stubborn dark spots and uneven texture . Keep reading for my in-depth review of the product and my results.