When using Retin-A, should I wash my face with soap, or just rinse with water?

After I apply retin-A , the next day when , I need to reapply do , I wash my face with soap , or do I just rise of with water , and then reapply retin-a Thank you

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Retin A and Face Washes

Based on your question I am not sure your dermatologist is providing you with enough information on long term skin care or providing you with a planned skin care protocol or regimen.  I suggest a formal consultaiton with a skin care expert who personalizes your skin care products and cosmetic procedures.  Best, Dr. Emer.


Los Angeles Dermatologic Surgeon
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