How to Use Renova and other Retinoids around the Eye Area and Crow’s Feet

Since the eye area skin is very thin, it tends to get easily irritated by skin care products that are easily tolerated on the rest of the face. Best is to use a retinoid cream specifically formulated for this area (like the All-Trans-Retinol Eye Repair Cream).

Generally, most people will tolerate retinoids like Renova fine on the crow’s foot area where it is more on the cheek……..just not on the lids themselves.

Also, some people are so sensitive on their eyelids, only the most bland moisturizers are tolerable

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