Hello, Can I use Retin-A Micro under eyes while I am on maintenance treatment of Palovia? Thank you.
Can I Use Retin-a Micro & Palovia (Fractional Laser for Home Use)?
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Use of tretinoin (Retin-A) along under eyes should be done under supervision of dermatologist
Any use of tretinoin (generic for Retin-A), particularly along the lower eyelids, with or without home aesthetic device, should always be done under supervision of a board-certified dermatologist as there is an intrinsic risk of excessive irritation.
Web reference: http://www.drwilliamting.com/Cosmetic_Dermatology.html
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