I used Retin-A for the first time last night and When i woke up it was just dry flakiness but no sign of redness or irritation. the flakiness was on my forehead only and a littleeee on the chin. thats it.
Does This Mean Im Responding Well to my Acne Medication?
Doctor Answers 1
Peeling after Retin-A - does that mean it's working?
Peeling or flaking after using Retin-A happens often. If you don't have this, it doesn't mean it's not working, and if you do have it, it doesn't necessarily mean it is working either. Give it time to see how you're responding, and don't worry if you peel or flake, or don't.
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