Vibrant Glamour Retinol Cream Review

Price Starts at ₱235.00



Vibrant Glamour Retinol Cream

Vibrant Glamour prides itself on its reputation for discovering the method of stabilizing retinol to combine it with other ingredients such as Vitamin E. For over 25 years, the brand has successfully developed a retinol cream that is safe and effective for everyday use. It is one of the popular and leading brands in selling retinol creams and its skincare line.

The product contains 2.5% of retinol that combats five common skin conditions: rough texture, uneven skin tone, wrinkles, the appearance of fine lines, and loss of firmness – all of which are common signs of aging. The Vibrant Glamour Retinol Cream stimulates skin cells, increases skin elasticity, and improves collagen production to leave the skin nourished and moisturized.

About the Brand

Vibrant Glamour is a brand under Kunshan Mengbu Trading Co., Ltd. and was established in 2017. It is located in Shanghai, China and is a professional company that researches, develops, sells, and provides services for a wide array of natural skincare products. Its popular skincare products are the acne treatment series, whitening cream/serum series, body care series, retinol cream/serum series, VC series, and more. To answer the popular demand for safe skincare products, the brand uses natural and pure bio-extracted ingredients to ensure its efficacy and effectiveness.

The company has a clean manufacturing environment, strict quality control, and great customer service that makes it easy for customers to discuss their concerns and questions to meet utmost satisfaction. It is one of the popular skincare brands in China and is exported to France, Canada, Russia, Australia, Britain, the United States, the Middle East, Southeast Asian countries, and parts of the African countries. It is distributed worldwide and has a reputable reputation.

It prioritizes the business principles of competitive pricing, quality products, and professional service.


Vitamin A

Vitamin A is a natural moisturizing component that speeds up healing, supports the skin immune system, and prevents breakouts. It gives the skin a radiant glow by hydrating it effectively using its moisturizing factor. Most skincare products label Vitamin A as retinol or retinoid which is a synthetic form that helps the skin clear up from acne and other skin conditions. It is a number one ingredient in anti-aging that stimulates the production of new collagen and prevents its breakdown.

Hyaluronic Acid

It is a double molecule component and is a powerful ingredient in its macromolecule form. Hyaluronic acid penetrates the skin deeply to moisturize, repair damaged skills, and increase skin elasticity. In skincare products, it helps the skin reserve or hold on to water to improve its appearance. Hydrating the outer layers of the skin, leaves it youthful looking and radiant. In 24 hours, the skin absorption of this product can amount to 69.5% which is a key component in reducing wrinkles and fine lines.


Arbutin penetrates the bottom of the skin to fade acne scars, age spots, and sunspots. It prevents the possible formation of tyrosinase and prevents pigment accumulation since arbutin stops the extra production of melanin. It also prevents the development of freckles and hyperpigmentation that leaves the skin brightened and clean. 

Acetyl Hexapeptide-8

Acetyl Hexapeptide-8 or known as Argireline is made from a protein commonly found in Botox. It is a synthetic peptide and a core component of every skincare product. This bioactive polypeptide is a common ingredient in reducing facial wrinkles and in anti-aging creams. It is a safe and effective way of smoothing out wrinkles in the face specifically around the forehead, cheeks, mouth, eyes, and other areas.

Vitamin C

It is a favorite ingredient of dermatologists and skin care fanatics that wants to slow the appearance of skin aging, improve wrinkles, remove dark spots, prevent sun damage, and address acne. It is number one in healing blemishes and hyperpigmentation to leave the skin glowing. It can also whiten the skin by inhibiting the formation of melanin in the skin.

Jojoba Oil

Jojoba oil is a common part of any skin care regimen. It addresses several skin conditions such as eczema, acne, and psoriasis.


Firming, brightening, and whitening of the skin

The Vibrant Glamour Retinol Cream increases the production of collagen which leaves the skin firm and brightened. Its ingredient of Vitamin A and C also inhibits the excess production of melanin that leaves the skin with a whitening effect.

Repairs the skin

Retinol Creams are the number one solution to all your skin conditions such as acne, hyperpigmentation, and sun spots. Its natural ingredients reduce your common skin concerns and repair them by hydrating and deeply penetrating the skin.

Anti-aging and anti-wrinkles

Argireline or Acetyl Hexapeptide-8 is responsible for the prevention and reduction of wrinkles and fine lines by stimulating new blood vessels and collagen.

Improving skin roughness

Targeting acne, hyperpigmentation, sun spots, and fine lines, leaves the skin feeling and looking smooth. It increases the turnover of skin cells and evens out skin texture.

Price and Quality

30 grams or 1.05 fl oz of the Vibrant Glamour Retinol Cream is normally priced at Php 600 through online outlets. The product is also available and on sale in Shopee for Php 288 only. To score a greater steal, it is currently sold in Lazada for Php 192 only!

A small amount is applied to the face both morning and night. Before applying, the skin should be properly cleaned. Retinol creams can be strong for sensitive skin and it is advisable to gradually incorporate this into your skincare regime or apply it every other night/day. Sunscreen should be applied since retinol cream can leave the skin feeling sensitive.


It is no surprise that the Vibrant Glamour Retinol Cream has gained wide popularity in recent months. The product is true to its claims. As with other retinol creams, the effects can not be seen as early as three days. Effects can be noticeable in four weeks which is fast compared to other retinol creams on the market. Upon application, it has a watery silky texture that leaves the skin feeling smooth. It has a weak to moderately noticeable smell perfect for those who are sensitive to fragrance in their skincare products. After applying, it doesn’t feel sticky and leaves a smooth effect. The product is affordable for its price since it contains a lot compared to retinoids in the market which are sold in small quantities. The only downside to this is that it is only available online and may be hard to find in stores. Most importantly, it is advisable for sensitive prone skin as it is formulated to be safe and gentle that contains natural ingredients.

Final Verdict

The Vibrant Glamour Retinol Cream is perfect for those who have sensitive skin and are looking for a budget-friendly product to add to their everyday skincare regime. It leaves the skin feeling nourished and moisturized which does not leave an icky and uncomfortable feeling. It is not harsh and can be used for preventing or slowing down signs of aging such as wrinkles and fine lines. Its natural ingredients and effectiveness will make you buy more from this brand.



Dr Jake Barakat

Dr. Jake Barakat is a renowned dermatologist and a leading authority in the skincare and beauty product industry.