This powerhouse was developed to promote more cell turnover to combat aging, nourish, heal, smooth, tighten & clear minor acne while sleeping! Even though it’s a retinol cream you’ll find it’s non irritating because of it’s partners added to aid in a soothing velvety experience for your skin. Please use at night after cleansing with Luxe Cleanser. If desired for more silkiness & cushion, add a few drops of Luxe Serum on top to penetrate better. The properties in this cream will carry other products into your skin. If worn during the day a SPF of 50 must be on top. Exp. 18 months after purchase.