our new retinol correcting serum smooths, firms + protects. even the most senitive skin, minmizing the potential for irritation.

future planning.

a brigher (smoother) future for your skin starts with high-quaility, trusted ingredients that deliver results.

in 10 days

  • + 74% showed improvement in firmness.*
  • + 100% showed improvement in fine lines and wrinkles.*
  • + 97% showed improvement in elasticity.*

in 6 weeks

  • + 100% showed improvement in firmness.*
  • + 100% showed improvement in fine lines and wrinkles.*
  • + 100% showed improvement in elasticity.*

*based on an independent 3rd party clinical research study on 32 subjects. Fitzpatrick Skin Types I-VI. used in tandem with grapefruit face cleanser and vitamin e face moisturizer. gradually integrated into daily regimen. week 4-5, used every other night. week 6 daily.

retinol for all.

a complex blend of antioxidant-rich multivitamins, superoxide dismutase + time-release encapsulation technology comes in a gentle yet effective formula for all skin types


frequently asked questions.

how do i apply retinol correcting serum?

smooth one pump over clean, dry skin on your face + neck in the evenings, avoiding the orbital eye and lip area. follow with a moisturizer. start with using one to two nights per week, gradually increasing frequency to every night. do not use with any other retinoid products. in the mornings, always apply a broad-spectrum sunscreen with a SPF of 15 or higher.

when can i expect to see results?

you’ll start to notice improvements after 10 days of use with full results after 6 weeks.

can i use this if have senitive skin?

yes. retinol correcting serum, like all MALIN+GOETZ products, was developed for all skin types, including sensitive. this product was also clinically tested and proven not to irritate skin. should you have any concerns, we always recommend starting with a patch test to ensure suitability.

if i’m using retinol correcting serum once daily, how long will this bottle last me?

with daily use, retinol correcting serum will last about 4 months.

is it safe to use during pregnancy / breastfeeding?

if pregnant or breastfeeding, we recommend consulting your dermatologist before using retinol correcting serum.

can i use retinol correcting serum with other retinol products?

do not use retinol correcting serum in conjunction with any other retinoid products.

what is encapsulation?

encapsulation is a technique that protects an active ingredient’s overall integrity and effectiveness within a natural biodegradable lipid carrier. it allows for prolonged stability from degradation + controlled and sustained time release of the active ingredient once applied. encapsulation allows better tolerance to active ingredients that can be potentially irritating.

how does this serum differ from other MALIN+GOETZ serums?

our other serums, including replenishing face serum, resurfacing face serum + recovery treatment oil offer targeted benefits for those looking for hydration, smoothing, brightening, and nourishment of skin. retinol correcting serum is our only serum that contains retinol and actively improves the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles + evens skin tone. if you’re not sure which serum is right for your routine, contact us at https://www.malinandgoetz.com/contact-us or visit a MALIN+GOETZ shop location.

build your age defense power couple.

create a custom duo when you add a moisturizer to your purchase of retinol correcting serum. hydrate, smooth + firm your skin. available for a limited time only.