Acne Scars + Retin-A

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Does Retin-A Really Work for Acne Scars?

Will Retin-A really improve the appearance of acne scars and discoloration? READ MORE

Retin-A Micro for Shallowly Indented Pimple Scars?

Hello, I have shallow indents in my skin from pimples. Will Retin-A Micro help to soften them? If not, what OTC products should I try to use before I... READ MORE

Is the Combination of Glycolic Acid and Retin-A Too Harsh a Regime for Dehydrated Sensitive Skin?

I'm 33 years old and have been using an 8% glycolic acid exfoliating day cream and Retin-A at night to improve slight acne scarring from my teens.... READ MORE

Tretinoin Cream to Treat Pimple Scars on Butt?

I have some spots on my bottom from pimples I usually get every month. Can I use Tretinoin cream to get rid of them? READ MORE

Will Retin-A Thicken Upper Eyelid Skin?

Does Retin-A 0.01% gel help thickening and plumping upper eyelid thin skin? My eyelids recently have got so thin, that I can see the enlarged veins... READ MORE

Can I Use a Moisturizer During the Day with Retinol While on Retin A?

I am 38, have acne scars and large pores, I have been using Retin A for 45 days. I use a moisturizer with spf 30 daily but want to know if using a... READ MORE

Can Long Term Use of Retin-A Help Reduce Acne Scarring?

Hi, I was put on Accutane when I was 14 and it cleared up my acne. My scarring improved dramatically after many micro dermabrasion sessions.... 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

Can Retin A be used on the face to help skin appearance?

I am a 22 years old male, but after having acne around 5 years ago, there are some scars as well as a faint wrinkle on my forehead. Will retin A... READ MORE

Retin-A and Scarring

Recent research on tretinoin suggests that it inhibits MMP production. Low MMP levels have also been associated with atrophic scarring. Is it possible... READ MORE

For Retin-A Micro .04% Gel, What Drugstore Cleanser Should I Use BESIDES Cetaphil? (photo)

I'm using retin-a micro to help with my shallow acne scars. I've been on it for the past couple weeks, and I see a slight improvement. I use it 4X a... READ MORE

What are the side effects from long term use of hydroquinone (7%) and Retin A?

Almost 20 years ago my cosmetic surgeon gave me a prescription for 7% hydroquinone and Retin A to get rid of acne scars. I loved the way it cleared up... READ MORE

Retin-A peeled away many epidermal layers & shallow acne scarring is visible. If I discontinue, will layers grow back? (photo)

Will I ever get back the texture of my skin prior to retin-a use? My epidermal layer used to be thicker and acne scars were not visible prior to use,... READ MORE

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