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Should I Discontinue Use of Retin-A?

I was prescribed Retin-A Micro 0.1% by my dermatologist for mild/moderate acne. I have been using Retin-A for about three months and while I have seen... READ MORE

Looking For More Information on Retinol Cream For Lines Under Eyes. Risk? Longevity of Results?

Hi im 26 and I recently discovered these two big lines under each of my eyes and I also get break outs. I was wondering if a retinol cream can help... READ MORE

Is Retin-A Right for Me? Still Breaking out & Peeling After 4 Years. Can Benzoyl Peroxide Keep Pores Clear Too?

Age 62 (F). Acne & mild rosacea all adult life. Used tretinoin cream correctly 4 years but kept breaking out - peeling. Tried 3 days/wk - still... READ MORE

Tretinoin (0.125%) Combined with Hydroquinone (2%) for Acne, Breaking Out Worse Than Before, Normal?

Hi. I'm gilbert 18 years of age and just started using a solution of tretinoin with hydroquinone.. at first i noticed that my pimples were dried... READ MORE

Atralin Gel Frequency?

I used Atralin and other retin a products before and the flaking never ended. i would like to try Atralin again but can I use it twice a week? would... READ MORE

Breaking out on Retin-A?

I have been on retin A for about 18 weeks now. I switched moisturizer 2 weeks ago (week 16), and as of last week (week 17), I started breaking out... READ MORE

Are my Reactions to First Week of Using Retin-a Still Normal? How Long Would Freaking out of Pimples Would Last?

Hello.i am using retin-a for almost a week but i am now afraid for my face is now chaotic.pimples are freaking out as big as it never was used to be,... READ MORE

Retin-A Breakouts more than ever before, is this normal?

1 month ago I decided to begin retin-a for non-inflamed comedones and anti-aging. Now I incoorporate Retin-A 0.1% in the evening, sunscreen, an AHA... READ MORE

Started Retin-A a month ago. My skin is oily but my connective tissue is starting to sag. Why is my skin breaking out? (Photo)

This question has been asked over and over, however, is this a product that I will have to continue to use, or I will loose the results if I stop? My... READ MORE

First month with Retin A and breaking out a lot. Is this normal?

Dear all, I have been using Retin A for almost 4 weeks and I am still breaking out really badly. My acne is mild to moderate but Retin A made it a lot... READ MORE

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