dpak

Member since 9/11/2013

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Reviews by dpak

Retin A (Tretinoin) Isn't for Everyone - Taylor, MI

I went to a dermatologist for some acne (30 yr old male) and she gave me a script for tretinoin cream .025%. After only using it 3 times my skin is always super oily now and I have blotchy red skin. It's been almost 3 months since I used it and has not subsided at all. I have no idea what to... READ MORE

Questions from dpak

Why Do I Have Oily Skin from Tretinoin?

I am a male 30 yrs old. After getting acne out of nowhere in the last couple months I went to a derm n she put me on tretinoin cream .025%. I used it 3 times and my skin has... READ MORE

Red Blotchy Skin from Tretinon Ever Go Away?

I was put on tretinoin cream .025% by a derm. I only applied it 3 times and stopped over a month ago. Stopped because I became extremely oily from it instead of dry. It's been... READ MORE

Can Having Low Testosterone Cause Acne?

I know testosterone is known to increase oil production and acne. However, I started having severe acne out of nowhere at the age of 30 (male) along with very oily skin. The... READ MORE

Is Red Blotchy OIly Skin From Using Tretinoin Permanent?

I used tretinoin cream almost 3 months ago and I only used it 3 times. It has left me with red blotchy skin on my face. I didn't over use it (pea sized amount), was not out in... READ MORE

Recent comments from dpak

I'm Korean. So your skin never recovered either? I'm convinced that my skin is permanently ruined. READ COMMENT

I used retin a last August and I still have redness and open pores (orange peel). I've tried raw honey and haven't used any harsh cleansers and my skin still hasn't recovered. I know some ppl say they see healing, but I have not. READ COMMENT

I've tried nothing??? I've tried first glycolic peels (recommended by different stupid derm), then not using any harsh cleansers, raw honey, emu oil, a lot of different moisturizers, and nothing has helped at all. I feel like I've... READ COMMENT

I don't think shedding layers is gonna do anything as far as shrinking pores. All the research I've done says that once your pores are enlarged it's like an over stretched rubber band and are stuck like that. Glycolic n retin a both... READ COMMENT

I don't think shedding layers is gonna do anything as far as shrinking pores. All the research I've done says that once your pores are enlarged it's like an over stretched rubber band and are stuck like that. Glycolic n retin a both... READ COMMENT