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Anti-aging skincare has become a hot trend in recent years, capturing the interest of not only older generations but also Gen Z. Due to this, products boasting anti-aging benefits have experienced a significant surge in popularity.

You might have heard of retinol and retinal, but how do they differ, and which is more effective in skincare?

What is retinol?

Retinol is a form of vitamin A found in many skincare products, particularly eye creams that target under-eye wrinkles, serums, and various types of lotions.