Is it ok to use loreal age perfect oil after using retin a?
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Yes, OK to moisturize after Retin-A
Utilizing a good moisturizer helps to mitigate this dryness and makes our patients skin more comfortable during Retin-A treatment. Additionally, if you apply the Retin-A first and then the oil after, there will be no decrease in the efficacy of your Retin-A. Some of our patients like to wait a bit in between applying products simply to have each absorb into the skin. However, this is not absolutely necessary. If you like the Age Perfect oil to moisturize, go ahead and continue using it with your Retin-A!
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