Tretinoin + Retin-A

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Retin-A Gel Vs Cream for Aging Skin?

I go to my dermatologist in 2 weeks. I have been using Tretinoin Cream (.05% Obagi) on my face to improve overall skin quality - texture, very fine... READ MORE

Can Retin-A (Tretinoin) 0.01 Gel Help w/ Wrinkles and Sunspots?

Ive just recently got the retin a o.o1 tretinoin gel for my acne scars but was wondering would it be possible to use this on my face as i have a few... 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 Use Retin-A All Over My Face?

I want to start Retin A for anti-aging. Im 39 and have fine lines and wrinkles, particularly around my eyes. Can i use the product all over my face?... READ MORE

My Derm Prescribed Me Tretinoin .1% Cream, but I Have Retin a Micro .04% Gel, is There a Difference?

Can I use micro gel .04 instead of tretinoin cream .1%, is there any difference. READ MORE

How long does it normally take Tretinoin to work?

15/F/Fair skin. I'm about 2-3 weeks in and my skin is still adjusting (redness and peeling is occurring) READ MORE

Retin-A Side Effects?

Ive been using Tretinoin 0.05% for 6 weeks for anti-aging, nightly. Ive had minimal side effects as ive been careful - mainly flaking in some areas... READ MORE

Does Topical Tretinoin Harm the Baby in the Early Week of Pregnancy?

I had been using topical retin A (tretinoin) and HQ(Hydroquinone) from aesthetic clinic for 1 month. However, I was not applying it every on my face.... READ MORE

Proactive In The Morning and Retin-a At Night?

Is it possible to use proactive in the morning and use retin a at night? I'm already using retin a (trentinon) at night but still get some acne.... READ MORE

Possible to Never See Any Benefit from Tretinoin?

I’m a 42 year-old male, started using Retin-A Micro Gel .04% four months ago, to combat fine facial wrinkles. I’m still not seeing any benefit,... READ MORE

Retin-a / Tretinoin Strength for Getting Rid of Sebaceous Filaments on Nose & Closed Comedones on Fairly Dry Skin?

I have large,clogged pores on my nose and on either side of my nose that I haven't been able to get rid of (or at least diminish some) since age 13... READ MORE

Retin A Micro Vs. Atralin; which is more likely to cause flaking skin?

I used Atralin for 7 months and the peeling on my face never subsided. To the point that if I used a napkin, I would flake horribly. My derm suggested... READ MORE

Tretinoin, Can I Use an Oil Free Moisturizer AFTER Medication is Thoroughly Absorbed?

I have heard that the doage in tretinoin makes little to no difference in effectiveness, just added irritation the higher the dose. Is this... READ MORE

What is a good alternative to tretinoin cream while trying to conceive?

My husband and I are trying to conceive so I am looking for something that is similar to this but is safe for pregnancy. READ MORE

Can Topical Tretinoin Cause Telangiectasias?

I'm a 39-yo man using Retin A 0.1% for rejuvenation. I have small telangiectasias on my nose. Assuming there's nothing else going on... READ MORE

Is It Better to Use a Milder Form of Retin-A Daily, or a Stronger One and Skip Days?

I have been using Tretinoin cream .05% for 4 months, and while my skin has adjusted to it, I still can't apply it every night. If I do I get small... READ MORE

Is Tretinoin Gel .01 Stronger Than .025?

I have searched and searched the Internet on this topic and seem to find mixed answers. My derm initially prescribed me tretinoin .025...comes in... READ MORE

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