Moisturizer + Retin-A

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Moisturizer with Retin-A - Apply Which First?

The Retin-A package insert instructs patients to allow 15-30 mins between washing face and applying the cream. Due to dryness/irritation caused by the... READ MORE

What Do I Use First Retin-A or Night Cream?

I got some tretinoin retin-a 0.1 gel from doctors yesterday and done a test patch last night with no adverse reaction, but would really like to know... READ MORE

Can I Apply Moisturizer After Applying Retin-A-Micro .04% ?

I've read conflicting reports that it can deactivate the medicine. Is it ok to moisturize with Micro after application ? READ MORE

What is the Best Moisturizer to Use Daily when Using Retin-a (photo)

When using retin-a a what is the best moisterizer to use at night with it and the best one during the day. I'm 73 yrs old READ MORE

Clinique Dramatically Different Moisturizing Gel Use with Retin a Gel .25?

Hi, im currently using retin a every other days and with clinique dramatically different moisturizing gel..the moisturizer is gel form which make my... 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

What is best moisturizer to use with Retin-A?

What is the best moisturizer to use after or before applying retin-a READ MORE

What Strength Retin-A to Start with for Fair Skin?

I have oily fair skin & large pores. i want to be cautious using retin-a. that being said, which strength do you recommend starting with or should... READ MORE

Is Retin-A safe to use after a Glycolic Acid Peel?

I did an at home glycolic chemical peel at 30% for 4 minutes and 30 seconds last night. I have one dark mark on the side of my face but it doesn't... READ MORE

If I am not experiencing the dry/irritated skin side effects of Retin A does that mean it is not working for me?

I started using retin-a a few months ago and read that just about everyone has dry and/or irritated skin from it. I am using 0.05 percent and have... READ MORE

Can I use a skin oil, as a moisturizer, after I apply Retin A gel .025%?

Can I use a skin oil, as a moisturizer, after I apply Retin A gel .025%. I have done it a few times, and it seems like the Retin A balls up and comes... READ MORE

Can I Wear Tretinoin Microsphere Gel on Top of Moisturizer?

Or Will the Delivery Mechanism Be invalidated by the presence of moisturizer on the skin? I put on moisturizer at about 9 pm. Do I need to wash it off... READ MORE

Impact of Moisturizer on Effectiveness of Hydroquinone and Retin-A Micro?

Does applying a thick moisturizer such as Hydrolatum over an application of Hydroquinone 4% and Retin-A Micro .04% impact the effectiveness of the... READ MORE

Retin-a and Rose Hip Seed Oil?

Is it ok to use retin-a at night followed by a home-made moisturized of rose-water, aloe vera, glycerin and rose hip seed oil? should the oil mixture... READ MORE

Can You Use Retino-A 0.05 in Combination with a Daytime SPF Retinol SA Moisturiser?

I'm using Retino A in the night twice a week, and use daytime SPF moisturiser with Retinol SA during the day. Is it right using two Retinoid... READ MORE

Is It Normal for Tretinoin Gel to Shed of when I Apply Moisturizer?

After washing my face at night, I wait 20 minutes before applying my Tretinoin Gel, then I wait another 30 minutes to apply a moisturizer. Some of the... READ MORE

After a Year Skin Still Can't Get Used to Retin-A Macro 0.025. Is It Not Meant to Be?

Been using Retin-A Macro on a moisturized dry skin for a year. I use a tiny amount and mix it with moisturizer before applying. Skin is very irritated... READ MORE

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