Breakout + Retin-A

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Retin-A caused me to breakage out a lot please help!! (Photo)

About three weeks ago I started using a prescription retin-a gel(0,025 ,After I started using the retin-a, my skin began breaking out in my beard area... READ MORE

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

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

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

Should I switch my Retin A? I have no sensitivity to it at all even in the eye area. Is it even working???

I am 34 years old. I've been on the Retin A 0.05 cream for about a week. I use it every day at night. I don't need a moisturzer because it feels so... READ MORE

Can I not use a moisturizer while using Retin-A 0.025%?

I have very oily skin and I don't want to apply moisturizer because I'm Afriad it will oh make my skin even more oily & cause more breakouts . My skin... READ MORE

How much Retin A would you recommend for me?

Im 21 I have recently gotten many breakouts on my face. Usually when I do breakout I only get it on my face around my t-zone but recently I have... READ MORE

How can I stop my face from breaking out?

I don't know if I'm a allergic to everything that I use i even used sensitive soap but my face breaks out into blisters and bumps. 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

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

My skin is irritated. What should I do? (photo)

Using Retin-A 0.05% since 3/15/14, I had little dry and flaky skin at the beginning, but my skin is constantly peeling as and breaking out, not mean... READ MORE

I have shallow indented scars left behind after my breakouts - Is my retin a giving me scars?

I have been using retin a .1 for almost three months. When I get a pimple it dries it out and speeds up the process of getting rid of it nicely but... 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

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

Is there any reason NOT to use La-Roche Posay Mela D Serum and Ziana together, alternating nights? Thanks!

Mild rosacea-related breakouts, 37 w/a fair complexion. Was prescribed Hydroquinone but frightened off by visible lightening of an under-eye brown... READ MORE

I used Atralin and other retin a products before and the flaking never ended. 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

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 week 5. Is it normal to be having breakouts?

I am on week 5 of starting tretinion. I am currently on my cycle and I am having a big breakout along my left jaw line & cheek area. I think I was... 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

Will my skin go back to the way it was after discontinuing use of Retin-a?

I applied retin-a nightly for 8 months. I had bad breakouts for 5 of those months. My pores became more pronounced and complexion has an orange peel... READ MORE

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