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

Would you recommend creams or procedures for scars while on Retin-A Micro .08%? (photos)

I am currently on Retin-A Micro .08% and while my acne did clear up I still have post acne scars ranging from big red marks to small bumps(or... READ MORE

Can I use Retin-A with other facial treatment (essence and toner)?

I've been using retin-A for a year and it definitely help my acne, but now I'm left with acne scars and dry patches. I bought sk-II toner & essence.... 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

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

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

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

Can Tretinoin cream (0.025%) worsen acne scars or give you more scarring?

I used Tretinoin cream in moderation for the past couple of weeks and on some days my skin seemed really good, (if sometimes flaky for a while). But I... READ MORE

What cream or gel can I use to get remedy from acne spots and scars?

I am suffering from acne for many years.Now the number of acne is so less and sometimes it is seen in bigger size but very often.The main problem is... READ MORE

Retin A or Vitamin C for depressed acne scarring?

I an adult make, and I have depressed acne scarring on my cheeks from many years of cystic acne. I understand that topical treatments will only... READ MORE

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