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Can Retin-A Cause Wrinkles?

Recently, I have been using Retin-A 0.05% to treat blemishes and wrinkles. The wrinkles are mostly under my eyes. So far, I don't have any problems, but I have read reviews online about people who have put Retin-A under their eyes and developed more wrinkles than before. This has kind of scared me as I have just started applying it under my eyes. Thanks.

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Retin-A does not cause wrinkles

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Retin-A does not cause wrinkles. In fact, it's a good treatment for the very fine wrinkles and lines.
 


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