Cheeks + Retin-A

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Will Results from Retin-A for Wrinkles Be Noticeable?

My doctor prescribed Retin-a, vitamin C cream and sunscreen. I'm 31 and my main issue is the crepey skin on my cheeks when I smile. The doctor says is... READ MORE

Can Retin-A Make Older Scars (Rolling Scars) on my Cheek Worse?

The scarring is not a fresh scar. I would have to say its from over 4 yrs ago. Is this a safe product to be putting on this area? Im so afraid to... 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

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

Dark spots on my cheeks, uneven skin tone, fine lines & obvious pores. Is Tretinoin enough or do I also need Tri-luma? (Photo)

Picture shows the concentration of dark spots (side that is exposed to sun mostly whilst driving). Notice too the fine lines by my lips/mouth. I use... READ MORE

Can I Use Retin-A in Conjunction with Sculptra

I plan to start a programme of sculptra in two weeks time. Can I use Retin A in conjunction with sculptra. If so should I wait until I see the effects... READ MORE

How can Retin-A cause fat loss? I noticed a substantial amount from my cheeks, but I had no dietary of lifestyle changes (Photo)

Hi I took retina-a 0.05% in August 2013 for 3 months and after a few weeks of using it I noticed a substantial amount of fat had been lost from the... READ MORE

Can I use Retin-A cream with LOreal White perfect tourmaline night cream?

Ive been suffering from blemish and acne on my forehead and cheeks since last week along with visible darkening.I've been using an abounding load of... READ MORE

WIll retin-a tighten loose and slightly saggy skin?

I recently started retin-a .05 about 3 months ago. Will it tighten or firm the loose skin I have on my face?So far, I don't really see a huge... READ MORE

Can Retin-A 0.05% cream help in the removal of my birth mark? (photos)

Hello. I have had a birth mark on my left cheek since my birth. It has no cause that I know of. The skin is even and it only appears as discoloration.... READ MORE

Can I use a steroid on my face to calm irritation?

I had dermaplaning done a few weeks ago and continued using my retina after. My face periodically burns now and my pores have enlarged mainly on my... READ MORE

How to Fade Redness on Cheek from RetinA Burn?

About a month ago I received a raised red dry patch of skin on my cheek (like a chemical burn) from overuse of Retin A. The spot has since healed and... 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

Will Retin-A help to flatten/reduce hypertrophic scarring from a deep chemical peel? (photos)

I had a phenol peel in january and it scarred me on my jawline, nose, and cheeks. It is a weird hard raised texture. I had a appointment with a... READ MORE

Tretinoin causing scabbing? allergic reaction? (photos)

I've been on tretinoin .05% cream for 8 weeks now for closed comedones around my cheeks/chin/jaw. I've developed a very crusty scaly patch of skin... READ MORE

Can I use Retin-A effectively over facial hair?

Will using Retin-A over facial hair limit its efficacy? I have a modest amount of facial hair, most of which is concentrated on my jaw-line. I use... READ MORE

Can i use Retin-A micro 0.01% and rosehip oil as a night care routine?

I have moderate cystic acne mainly in my cheeks and jaws but i have very dry skin: I could not wait 30 min after washing my face as advised to let it... READ MORE

Retin A for pigmentation?

Hello doctor..Im female indian 25 and have pigmentation around mouth and cheeks.Can i use retin A for it? Or any other good stuff. READ MORE

Should I use Retin-A (.025%) for mild hormonal cystic acne?

For the past 5 years I have been getting cystic acne around the time of my period (1/2 spots on my jaw). Recently I had a bad reaction to a certain... READ MORE

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