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Will Using Retin a for Acne Make Facial Spider Veins Worse or More Prominent

Will Using Retin a for Acne Make Facial Spider Veins Worse or More Prominent

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Retin A and Facial Telangiectasias

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Facial Veins (telangiectasias) should not be made worse by using a topical retinoid.  Some patients experience redness of the face from irritation but not the induction of new blood vessels.

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