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Does Tretinoin Uncover Previously Unseen Pitted Acne Scars?

I have been using tretinoin for the past eight months, and about two months ago I started noticing more indented acne scars, pits on my face.... READ MORE

Can Tretinoin and Azelaic Acid be used simultaneously?

Doctors, whether Tretinoin and Azelaic Acid can be used simultaneously or night and I use Tretinoin In the morning I use Azelaic Acid is not a... READ MORE

How to get rid of my acne scars? Please help me. I have tried consult so many doctors and still no effect (Photo)

I have a severe acne,about 3yrs ago,so i have taken roaacutane course for about one year.After that my doctor given me tretinoin(night use) and... READ MORE

How can I fade away these acne marks? Fast and affordable method please (Photo)

I use epiduo gel, cetaphil , glycolic and kojic soap , witch hazel, retinoin and bleaching lotion to help fade the marks and prevent new acne from... READ MORE

Do I need to stop using Tretinoin before have Laser Treatment for my acne scars?

I'm considering getting laser treatment for acne scars within the next couple of months but I'm currently using tretinoin/retina. Do I need to... READ MORE

How to reduce redness? Tretinoin or Epiduo effective for scarring? (Photo)

I have been using epiduo and tretinoin for 6 months; however, redness persists and scars does not diminish. Shall I continue? READ MORE

Can I use hydroquinone with to help with pigmentation while using tretinoin?

I'm on my 3rd week of tretinoin 0.05% and I still have pimples coming out that leaves dark reddish acne scars. Can I use hydroquinone to treat acne scars? READ MORE

What treatment will be most effective for reducing post-inflammatory hyper pigmentation left over from acne?

I have quite a bit of reddish pigmentation on my face from picking at acne over the years. I have been given a prescription for Hydroquinone and... READ MORE

Can I use home remedies to remove acne scars while using tretinoin cream 0.025? (photos)

Most of my acne is gone. I was prescribed Tretinoin cream 0.025 SPEAR now. Most of what I have left is acne scars [or at least I think so.] They are... READ MORE

My acne scar has turned into mole. What do I do about it? I haven't seen such case with anyone (Photo)

I had been having acne scars for past 5-6 years. But then i tried some product like 3 years ago it turned my scars into moles. I seeked help from a... READ MORE

Acne marks never fade?

Hello, I have dark acne marks on back. Now I am using hydroquinone 3% with tretinoin ( since 1 month ) . But my doctor said some marks never fade, is... READ MORE

Why does my scarring look more obvious at night? I'm using tretinoin (Photo)

I have been with tretinoin for the past 6th weeks. I am currently on my 7th week. My face apparently appears to have more obvious scarring especially... READ MORE

Acne scar treatment options? (photo)

Currently using Tretinoin 0.5%. nightly/CeraVe in the morning, Ocella (Yaz) per my dermatologist. Had moderate cystic acne for three months and picked... READ MORE

What's a good acne/melasma treatment for someone who uses tretinoin and is prone to PIH? (photo)

Also want to address minor acne scars? I've been using tretinoin .05% for 5 months now & the effects are starting to plateau so I was considering... READ MORE

Acne scars and acne pimples. Should I use tretinoin? (Photo)

Hi doctor my name shaik anas im 19 year old I have acne scars on my face I have used kojivit (kojic acid) , doxy 1 capsule limcee vitamin c . since 3... READ MORE

After Using Tretinoin for Eight Months, Will It Continue to Uncover More Pitted Acne Scars?

Previously I asked why I was starting to see pitted acne scars after six months of using tretinoin and received some great answers. I really want to... READ MORE

Post acne hyperpigmentation from acne treatment (Clindamycin & Tretinoin combination). What's the best bleaching agent? (Photo)

Hyperpigmentation from acne treatment medication,what's the best safe bleaching agent to use? READ MORE

I left my tretinoin 0.1% cream in my car when it was hot outside. Is it ok to use this medicine, or should I throw it away?

I just switched to the 0.1% strength, and was on the 0.5% cream three months prior with no improvement. I have acne scars on my face, painful,... READ MORE

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