Hyperpigmentation + Retin-A

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Retin-A for PIH and Pimples on Bi-racial Skin?

Hello. I am bi-racial Black and White with a yellowish complexion. Up until this past year, I've never experienced anything more than a pimple here... READ MORE

Can Retin a Cause Pigmentation?

I used retin a 1% on my chest and stomach to even out a few sun spots I had. I admit I over did it and did not follow the guidelines. I used it every... READ MORE

I have patches of sun spotting from my younger self's tanning days across my cheeks, will Retin-A lighten my tan skin? (photo)

I'm getting ready to start using Retin-A to correct my sun damage. I have gathered patches of sun spotting from my younger self's tanning days across... READ MORE

How can I heal chemical burns from Retin-A?

My derm gave me the 0.1% retin-A (I was on 0.05% before). The 0.1% is irritating, I have a red rash (hundreds of tiny little bumps), thick dark scabs,... READ MORE

Prescription strength Retin-A has caused my face and neck to become significantly darker (hyper-pigmentation). Is this normal?

I have been using prescription strength Retin-A (0.1%) diligently for the past three weeks on a daily nightly basis. My face and neck have become... READ MORE

Ochronosis vs Rebound Hyperpigmentation with Hydroquinone / Retinin A use? (photo)

I have been using Hydroquinone + Retinin A for less than a year now. Within the last week only, I noticed what looked like a hyperpigmentation of my... READ MORE

Can I mix azelaic acid 20% with tretinoin .05% and apply on the skin at night for the hyperpigmentation marks?

Actually I was prescribed to use Triglow cream that contains hydroquinone+tretinoin. I've used this for a while but now I'm scared of the potential... READ MORE

Can I Use Retinoids if I Am Prone to Broken Capillaries?

I am lost, I am 23 , I tend to have pimples that leave hyperpigmentation marks and I am concerned with premature aging . I would like to start retin-a... READ MORE

Been using Retin A 3 times a weeks. And just recently my skin turned rough. Will it improve?

,,especially my forehead and my chin, some parts of cheeks appear to be smoother but irritated, with mild burning sensation. (Could it be cause I... READ MORE

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