January 18, 2021

Clark’s Botanicals to Reveal Retinol Cream on QVC

With new financial backing, Clark’s Botanicals is gearing up for growth.
The skin-care line, founded by Francesco Clark, is launching new products for the first time in years and is readying for its first one-hour segment on QVC. Retinol Rescue Overnight Cream, $98, will be sold during the segment on June 20.
The product contains 11 active ingredients and two encapsulated ingredients that aim to reverse environmental damage, increase cell turnover and improve skin radiance while targeting fine lines and wrinkles. Retinol Rescue Overnight Cream is expected to be the biggest launch in Clark’s history and to triple the business’ revenues within the next six months. The brand is slated to launch a related eye product, Retinol Rescue Eye Serum, this August.
“I’ve had issues with Retinol where it makes you red or flaky, my skin reacts to everything, so I wanted a treatment product that would not make you red but would help to undo damage in the top layer of the dermis,” Clark said. “I don’t like the Retin-A alternative because of my reactions to it, so I wanted a time-released formula, which is what this is, along with regular retinol with colloidal oatmeal — it does not increase redness and

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