Melasma Treatment: Q&AAsk a Question
Melasma - How to Apply Tretinoin and Hydroquinon Creams
I have melasma on my upper lip due to taking oral contraceptives. I have seen a dermatologist and was prescribed Tretinoin Cream .025% as well as Hydroquinon 4%. I was told to apply the Tretinoin 1x a day and the Hydroquinon 2x a day. I have been doing this since the beginning of July and I don't feel like I am seeing any results. My concern is that maybe I am applying the cream incorrectly. Should I apply after or before other skin regimen? I also use Clinique Acne Solutions 3-step system 2x da
Retin A can be inactivated by the preservatives in other creams
You might also like...
I am still not sure how i feel about this, I had it done 4 weeks ago and I have encountered...
Before + After PhotosView 20 Melasma Treatment photos
These answers are for educational purposes and should not be relied upon as a substitute for medical advice you may receive from your physician. If you have a medical emergency, please call 911. These answers do not constitute or initiate a patient/doctor relationship.