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As the calendar turns, skincare brands are introducing an array of fresh and innovative products.

Four skincare products from different brands are set to debut this January.

From a powerful retinol serum to an energizing new exfoliant, here's a roundup of the exciting launches slated for the first month of 2024.

Olehenriksen launches new retinol serum

Olehenriksen announced the launch of its Double Rewind Pro-Grade 0.3% Retinol Serum, a silky dual-action retinol that promises to reduce the appearance of wrinkles and retexturize skin in just two weeks,

According to the skincare brand, the serum also boasts other skin benefits, including a 20% surge in hydration, fortified skin barrier, 29% smoother skin, and a 44% enhancement in elasticity over an eight-week period, with recommended usage of one to two times weekly.

Priced at $72, it is now available online at and Customers can purchase it in-store at Sephora starting Jan. 12 and both in-store and online at Ulta Beauty from Feb. 9.

Paula's Choice unveils exfoliant featuring multi-layer AHAs

Paula's Choice, a research-driven skincare company under Unilever's umbrella, has introduced the Skin Perfecting 6% Mandelic Acid + 2% Lactic Acid Liquid Exfoliant with an enhanced formula.

As per the brand, the leave-on exfoliant helps users achieve a radiant complexion by addressing skin dullness, reducing signs of aging, strengthening the skin barrier, and fostering cellular renewal.

Tailored for sensitive skin types, the formulation includes mandelic acid, which has the largest molecular size among AHAs, ensuring gentle yet highly effective exfoliation, as claimed by Paula's Choice.

The Paula's Choice Skin Perfecting 6% Mandelic Acid + 2% Lactic Acid Liquid Exfoliant is now available for purchase at Sephora for $33.

Bubble Skincare debuts exfoliating serum for sensitive skin

Teenage skin-focused skincare brand Bubble Skincare unveiled Moonwalk Gentle Exfoliating Serum, designed for those with sensitive skin.

In pursuit of a revitalized complexion, the serum features a 7% exfoliating formula comprising lactic, glycolic, azelaic, and maleic acids. These acids actively dissolve the bond between dead cells and the skin, according to Bubble Skincare.

The brand also infused the serum with a blend of fruit extracts, including pomegranate, licorice root, turmeric, pumpkin, and prickly pear and pumpkin seed extracts.

According to the company, these extracts not only brighten the skin but also serve to counteract any potential irritation from the exfoliating process.

Moonwalk Serum is now exclusively available for purchase at Ulta for $17.

Bubble Skincare launches hydration-boosting serum

Bubble Skincare also introduced Water Slide, a hydration-boosting serum featuring a blend that protects the skin's barrier.

Designed to complement the newly released Moonwalk Gentle Exfoliating Serum, this product combines niacinamide, hyaluronic acid, squalane, and prickly pear extract to provide deep hydration and soothe dry, irritated skin.

Additionally, saccharide isomerate is included to preserve the skin's natural moisture barrier, while glycerin works to maintain optimal hydration levels.

The $17 Water Slide Serum is also exclusively available at Ulta.