Acne + Retin-A

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Is It Okay to Use 0.1 Percent Retin-A As Anti-aging Treatment?

Hi, I just started using Retin-A 0.1% as an anti-aging treatment my skin feels fine--no burning, etc. On other sites they say, 0.025% Retin-A is... READ MORE

Is It Safe to Use Metrogel and Retin-A at the Same Time?

I use Metrogel for my Rosacea in the morning, and before I go to bed, I use Retin-A Micro for my acne. Is it OK to be using these two treatments at... READ MORE

Why Does Retin-A Cream Contain Isopropyl Myristate? Isn't that considered highly comedogenic?

Why do they put a highly comedogenic ingredient in an acne treatment? Won't this clog the pores and cause further breakouts? READ MORE

Using Retinoids, Antioxidants, Moisturisers Together?

I have been prescribed Retin-A 0.01% for acne, collagen and elastin production. I have also recently purchased the highly touted Bellaplex, plus... READ MORE

What is the Least You Can Use Retin-A for It to Work?

I have red-head skin, and I've just started using Retin-A for acne and wrinkle purposes. I'm using the 0.025% gel, but it is still making my... READ MORE

What is Better for Acne and Reducing Blemishes or Scars? Epiduo, Differin, or Retin A?

I am in my 30s and I still get acne clpar to the time that I am menstruating. I'm used to use Differin years ago, and when I visited my Drmarologist... READ MORE

How Effective is Retin-A Alone?

I am an African American, 45 years old, and have excessively oily and sensitive facial skin. I have researched Accutane, Retin-A and even Diane 35.... READ MORE

Will Retin-A Also Help with Wrinkles?

Will Retin-A that was prescribed for my acne, also help with wrinkle? READ MORE

I Am Getting Pimples After Using Retin a .05% Cream, Should I Discontinue Using?

I have been using retin a .05% cream for the past 10 days. every 2 or 3 days i get a new pimple... am getting desperate now.. should i continue using... READ MORE

Can I Treat my PIH with Retin-A/Hydroquinone While I'm Still Using Benzol Peroxide?

I recently received some great answers from doctors on this site about how to treat my PIH. I have decided that a combination of glycolic peels and... READ MORE

Retin A Micro Skin Shedding?

Hello All, I recently went on Retin A micro 0.1% and had light acne however have Ice Pick scars and enlarged pores. While on this, Id say a week my... READ MORE

Will Retin-A Before and After TCA Cause More Breakouts?

I'll be doing a 12.5% TCA soon for acne/acne scarring. Web advice is to use Retin-A 2 weeks prior and restart 1 week post-peel. I was always told to... READ MORE

Retin a on Asian Skin?

Will retin a work for me if I have southeast asian skin? ( light brown ) I'm battling moderate acne and some acne marks and scars. READ MORE

How Many Nights a Week Should I Use Retin-A (For Aging and Acne) if I Have Rosacea?

My skin isn't particularly sensitive; i've developed a reistance to retinol over the years but I do have mild rosacea and was told that Retin-A would... READ MORE

How Long Does It Typically Take to See Anti-aging and or Acne Fighting Effects of Retina-A?

I've been using retina-A cream for about 2 months now for both of these problems and not seen any real results. READ MORE

Does Retin A Brand Atralin 0.05% Work Good for Acne All over Face?

I've been using Retin-A brand Atralin for 5 weeks and am not seeing any improvement in my skin. My dermatologist gave this to me and said to use... READ MORE

Alternative Treatment to Renova for Acne?

I'm using Renova and am looking to switch to higher strength/different brand. I am 41 and have been using Renova 0.2% for over a year.I am... READ MORE

Can Retin-A Micro Be Used with Metrogel?

I find that the Metrogel really helps my rosacea, but need Retin-A for acne so can I use both? On different times of course. READ MORE

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