WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN RETIN-A AND RETINOL CREAMS? VITAMIN A AND PROMOTE FASTER SKIN CELL TURNOVER. Tretinoin is Vitamin A, is available by prescription and tends to be a bit more aggressive than retinol. … Retinol is a derivative of vitamin A and it is a bit more suitable for those with sensitive skin. Retinol products tend to also contain … Continue reading What is the difference between Retin-A and Retinol Creams?